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Jasper52 to conduct NHADA Americana auction Jan. 28

Jasper52 will conduct an online auction on Thursday, Jan. 28, of Americana and folk art consigned exclusively by the prestigious New Hampshire Antique Dealers Association. More than 400 lots consisting of valuable items found in American homes during the past three centuries are offered to the highest bidder. View the auction here. Learn more about […]

Luxury designer jewelry showcased in online auction Jan. 26

More than 300 lots of designer jewelry and watches are offered in a Jasper52 online auction that will take place on Tuesday, Jan. 26. Featuring iconic designs from Piaget, Bulgari, Van Cleef & Arpels and others, this special sale contains only the best in luxury jewelry, watches and fashion. View the auction here. Learn more […]

Fine hand-rolled cigars don’t always go up in smoke

NEW YORK – A fine cigar is the only collectible that, if done right, should go up in fragrant smoke that imparts a satisfying flavor, warmth and personal enjoyment. Turns out, though, that collecting cigars isn’t much different than collecting fine wines. Each has their rarities, exclusiveness and the ability to be enjoyed in the […]

Top photographers represented in Jasper52 auction Jan. 20

Images created by some of the foremost photographers of the 20th century are offered by Jasper62 in affordable mediums: photogravures and lithographs. The photographers represented in the online auction on Wednesday, Jan. 20, range from Ansel Adams and Diane Arbus to Edward Weston and Francesca Woodman. View the auction here. Learn more about the auction […]

Garnets symbolize friendship, fidelity

NEW YORK – Garnets, like all gemstones, are timeless. To quote The Curious Lore of Precious Stones, “The love of precious stones is deeply implanted in the human heart … All the fair colors of flowers and foliage, and even the blue of the sky and the glory of the sunset clouds, only last for […]

Jasper52 auction heavy into French sterling silver Jan. 13

French sterling silver abounds in an Exquisite Decorative Arts online auction that Jasper52 will conduct on Wednesday, Jan. 13. Two magnificent Louis XVI-style tea/coffee sets are offered as well as several large sets of flatware. View the auction here. Learn more about the auction on Auction Central News.

Traditional country auction available online Jan. 14

Collectors longing for an old-time New England country auction loaded with hundreds of antiques and folk art, but with the convenience of online bidding, will enjoy the sale Jasper52 will conduct on Thursday, Jan. 14, at 6 p.m. EST. View the auction here. Learn more about the auction on Auction Central News.

Contemporary artists to watch

NEW YORK – After a meteoric rise over the last few decades, the contemporary art market shrank a bit this year while largely moving online, owing to the pandemic and a range of other socio- and geopolitical factors. Contemporary art represents about 15 percent of worldwide fine art auction offerings and is a key source […]

Carousels: Carved animals in motion

NEW YORK – Who, as a child, hasn’t whirled merrily like a top? Or spun a playground merry-go-round and hopped onto it for a thrilling ride? Carousels, which feature creatively-shaped mounts on rotating circular platforms, are the ultimate spinning amusement for fun-seekers of all ages. Surprisingly, they originated in medieval times, when mounted knights, to […]