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Having fun on my Facebook page reliving past sales!

I don’t have room on my website to do much more than add a small photo of some past sales, yet on my business Facebook page:  www.facebook.com/earlypieces  I am adding several items a week that ... See More

To have more dialogue! Please "LIKE" my Facebook business page.

I have always wanted to have more dialogue between collectors and other dealers and myself, yet can not do so from my website alone.  My website will continue to be my primary venue to showcase Early ... See More

The real economics of an antique show.

I often get asked how much it costs to do an antique show.  Here is an example:  Recently, I exhibited at a fine show about 400 miles away with room-setting walls and a regional audience.  I traveled ... See More


Brilliant Full Length Portrait of a Young Boy

Oil on canvas. Signed lower right "Wm Lydston Jr" "Pinxt" (painted by) "Boston 1847". This bold portrait is beautifully executed of an unusually handsome young boy with big expressive eyes and long ... See More

Charming Bergen County Child's Armchair

Distinctive turned finials and scalloped-shaped splats identify this child's armchair as Bergen County, NJ, ca. late 18th century to 1800. Probably maple and ash. In a fine state of preservation hav... See More

Special examples of American 18th and 19th century paint decorated objects, folk paintings, folk art, historical wooden ware, and early furniture.