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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


Many years ago, before I was a dealer, I bought a small, mid-18th century painting of a boy holding a candle as a gentleman read.  It was probably a study for a larger work.  It was on a thick, small ... See More


Round Fingered Pantry Box in Olive Green Paint....SALE PENDING

New England, probably Massachusetts, ca. 1840. Maple walled, pine top and bottom. Original olive green paint. Interesting arrangment of opposing fingers, joined by cut nails. Nice condition. Abou... See More

Sweet Little Paint Decorated Spice Box

New England, found in Westport, CT, and likely made near there. Ca. 1840. Maple walls, pine lid and base. Opposing fingers, held by cut nails. Exeptional painted decoration with minor period wear ... See More

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