News about American Furniture
Silver napkin rings add high style to dinner tables
NEW YORK — Napkin rings were introduced in France around 1800 and soon became a fixture on dining tables across Europe. American companies took them to the next level with silver-plated figural napkin rings that were miniature works of art.
Report: auction industry is preventing millions of tonnes of carbon emissions
LONDON – New research from Auction Technology Group plc (LON:ATG), the operator of the world’s leading marketplaces for curated online auctions, has found that one million tonnes of carbon emissions were saved in 2021 by the sale of just 15 item types at auctions run on its marketplaces globally. This is the equivalent of 50 million […]
Julia Reed Estate to open Neal Winter Auction Feb. 5-7
NEW ORLEANS – Neal Auction Co. is set to offer the Estate of Julia Reed, journalist, author, and arbiter of taste, within its Feb. 5-7 Important Winter Estates Auction. Proceeds from the sale will benefit the Julia Evans Reed Charitable Trust. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.
Showrooms at 2220 teams with Max ID NY in Nov. 18 design sale
PHILADELPHIA – For the first time, designer Maximilian Eicke is offering his coveted Max ID NY furniture designs through a once-a-decade sample sale auction through Showrooms at 2220, a subsidiary of Kamelot Auction House. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.