Ellen Negley Art

Ellen Negley Art

Fine Art SHARE Ellen Negley: A Florida Artist with a Passion for Color Ellen Negley is an artist based in Florida who has become known for her unique style and use of color. Her work is inspired by the natural beauty of Florida and the lush tropical landscapes that surround her. In this blog post, […]

Thomas Chippendale

Thomas Chippendale

Highly Valued Furnishings SHARE Thomas Chippendale is considered one of the most iconic designers of the 18th century. His career generated a significant amount of high-quality furniture that is still appreciated today for its delicate and ornate design, creating pieces which have become classics. Born in Otley, West Yorkshire in 1718, Chippendale started his career […]

Val Saint Lambert

Val Saint Lambert

Art Glass SHARE Nestled in the heart of Belgium, the glassworks company Val Saint Lambert has been producing some of the world’s finest crystal since its founding in 1826. Established by M. Kemlin, the company takes its name from the secluded Abbey of St. Lambert, which served as a sanctuary for Benedictine monks in the […]

L’Heure du Diamant 

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Luxury Timepieces SHARE Chopard, a renowned Swiss luxury watch and jewellery brand, has always been famous for crafting extraordinary timepieces that stand out in terms of both style and functionality. One of their iconic creations is the L’Heure du Diamant vintage watch, which has captured the hearts of watch collectors and enthusiasts everywhere. The L’Heure […]

The Most Expensive Car Ever Sold

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Investment SHARE The world of high-end cars is nothing short of luxurious. From classic Ferraris to sleek McLarens and Bugattis, the most expensive cars ever sold have been some of the most highly sought-after vehicles in the world. However, the most expensive car ever sold was a one-of-a-kind, ultra-rare 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO, which sold […]

Why Are Rubies So Hard To Find Now?

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Gemstones SHARE Rubies have been a prized possession for centuries and their value has always been high due to their rarity and natural beauty. However, in recent years the price of rubies has gone up significantly, making them even more exclusive than before. There are several reasons behind this price spike: 1. Scarcity: Natural and […]

Fine Art Investment

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Fine Art SHARE Art has long been considered an attractive investment option, often providing a solid return on investment if selected wisely. However, there are a few things that prospective investors should consider before jumping into the art market. First and foremost, it’s important to consider the provenance and authenticity of any artwork before making […]

Important Pottery

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Collectibles SHARE Collectible pottery can be a highly valuable asset, both monetarily and sentimentally. Pottery has been a part of human civilization for thousands of years, and the intricate craftsmanship and unique designs have made it a sought-after collectible. One of the main reasons why collectible pottery holds such high value is its rarity. Many […]

Why mid century, vintage collectibles are so valuable.

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Vintage SHARE Mid-century modern design has made a major comeback in recent years, and with it, so has the demand for vintage mid-century collectibles. These coveted treasures from the 1940s through the 1960s are sought after for their unique aesthetic and quality craftsmanship. Here are a few factors that contribute to the high value of […]

What makes a Paraiba tourmaline so neon bright in color?

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Gemstones SHARE Paraiba tourmalines are considered some of the most beautiful gemstones in the world, thanks to their incredibly bright and vivid colors. While tourmalines come in a variety of colors, only a few stones have the unique neon blue-green hue that characterizes Paraiba tourmalines. Their color is so bright that they almost seem to […]