Indulge yourself: live life elegantly like a Bridgerton, updated for season three

Bridgeton Season Three courtesy of Netflix
Left, an English Regency casket-form sewing box that realized $650 plus the buyer’s premium in November 2014; Center, a matched pair of English Regency giltwood mirrors sold in March 2015 for $3,750 plus the buyer’s premium; Right, a tilt-top mahogany English Regency breakfast table that achieved $1,500 plus the buyer’s premium in May 2020. Images courtesy of Thomaston Place Auction Galleries, Ahlers & Ogletree Auction Gallery, David Skinner Antiques and LiveAuctioneers.
Left, an English Regency casket-form sewing box realized $650 plus the buyer’s premium in November 2014; Center, a matched pair of English Regency giltwood mirrors sold in March 2015 for $3,750 plus the buyer’s premium; Right, a tilt-top mahogany English Regency breakfast table achieved $1,500 plus the buyer’s premium in May 2020. Images courtesy of Thomaston Place Auction Galleries, Ahlers & Ogletree Auction Gallery, David Skinner Antiques and LiveAuctioneers.

 

Warning: This article contains mild spoilers for the first two seasons of Bridgerton.

NEW YORK – Today, May 16, Part One of the third season of the Netflix series Bridgerton appears, with episodes from Part Two scheduled to go live on Thursday, June 13.

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Fine jewelry takes center stage at J. Garrett auction, April 2-3

Elizabeth Gage multi-strand necklace of fluorite beads and diamonds in 18K yellow gold, est. $8,000-$18,000
Elizabeth Gage multi-strand necklace of fluorite beads and diamonds in 18K yellow gold, est. $8,000-$18,000
Elizabeth Gage multi-strand necklace of fluorite beads and diamonds in 18K yellow gold, est. $8,000-$18,000

DALLAS – A special collection curated by John Phifer Marrs – the noted Southern interior designer known for the New Southern Style – will be sold in an online-only auction taking place April 2 and 3 at J. Garrett Auctioneers. Bidding starts at 10 am Central time both days, and nearly 700 lots will be offered. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Seven epic allegorical paintings featured at Andrew Jones auction, March 27

Edwin Howland Blashfield, ‘Hospitality,’ est. $8,000-$12,000
Edwin Howland Blashfield, ‘Hospitality,’ est. $8,000-$12,000
Edwin Howland Blashfield, ‘Hospitality,’ est. $8,000-$12,000

LOS ANGELES – Andrew Jones Auctions will present its Design for the Home and Garden sale on Sunday, March 27, starting at 10 am Pacific Time. Nearly 300 lots of fine art, antiques and design from antiquity through the 21st century will be offered. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Hindman presents fine Atlanta collections Oct. 13

Louis XV/XVI transitional style marquetry marble-top commode, est. $2,000-$4,000
Louis XV/XVI transitional style marquetry marble-top commode, est. $2,000-$4,000
Louis XV/XVI transitional style marquetry marble-top commode, est. $2,000-$4,000

ATLANTA – On October 13, Hindman Auctions will present an Atlanta Collections auction, which will feature a wide assortment of decorative arts, furniture and fine art from prominent collections. Collections to be featured include decorative objects and furniture from the property from the estate of Susan Tucker of Atlanta, Georgia, fine British watercolors from the collection of F. Alan Cummings of Tallahassee, Florida and continental furniture from the estate of Emily Bourne Grigsby of Atlanta, Georgia. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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