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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


Outstanding Small Paint Decorated Valuables Box.....SALE PENDING

New England, possible Maine, ca. 1830. Pine. This wonderful little box has survived remarkably well in its original dry, minimally worn original paint of black splotches on a particularly rich red g... See More

Native American Effigy Ladle

Woodland's Indian, probably Great Lakes, ca. 18th to mid 19th century. Maple, in fine orginal dry, nut brown patina. Elegant, graceful sculptural bird, with very unusual carved crest in high relief... See More

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