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An Evening of Russian Culture | January 25 | Boston

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Across the Chasm of Foreignness: Art from the Russian and Soviet Empires in the West

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25  |  RECEPTION 5PM  |  LECTURE 6PM

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Anna Winestein, a historian of Russian visual culture, will speak about the international reception of art and artists from the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union in the last 150 years. The lecture will be illustrated with select artworks from Skinner’s January 27 Fine Paintings and Sculpture auction, supplemented with images of artworks in American and European collections.… Read More

December First Tuesday | Marlborough

Join us for First Tuesday in Marlborough

Tuesday, December 6 | 1:30PM – 4PM

Skinner experts will provide complimentary verbal auction evaluations during our monthly consignment event on the first Tuesday of each month.

Experts Available in December:

Robert Cheney, Director, Clocks Watches & Scientific Instruments ♦ Jay Dowling, Specialist, Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments ♦ Elizabeth Haff, Specialist, American & European Works of Art ♦ Robin S.R.Read More

What’s It Worth & Appraisal Day Events | Martha’s Vineyard

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What’s It Worth?

Friday, December 2 | 5-7PM

Private Home

Family heirlooms and yard-sale treasures take the stage at this fun-filled evening of antiquarian show and tell. Join friends of the Museum for an open house, as appraisers from Skinner, Inc. identify, comment, and place a value on objects brought by the audience. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be provided, and each guest is invited to bring one item for appraisal. Please omit coins, stamps, jewelry, and musical instruments.$50 per person, reservations required.… Read More

Fine Jewelry Preview | New York City

Art Nouveau Opal and Peridot Ring, Georges Fouquet (Estimate $10,000-15,000)

Art Nouveau Opal and Peridot Ring, Georges Fouquet (Estimate $10,000-15,000)

November 16 | 12-6PM

Join Skinner for a pre-auction preview in New York City on Wednesday, featuring lots from our November and December Fine Jewelry auctions.

The event is free and open to the public.

RSVP HERE

Roosevelt Hotel Sutton Suite 45 E 45th Street New York, NY 10017

Contact us: jewelry@skinnerinc.com 617.874.4313… Read More

November First Tuesdays | Marlborough

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Join us for First Tuesday in Marlborough

Tuesday, November 1 | 1:30PM – 4PM

Skinner experts will provide complimentary verbal auction evaluations during our monthly consignment event on the first Tuesday of each month.

Experts Available in November:

Karen Keane, CEO ♦ Elizabeth Haff, Specialist, American & European Works of Art ♦ Robin S.R. Starr, Vice President, Director of American & European Works of Art ♦ LaGina Austin, Director of Appraisal & Auction Services, Senior Appraiser

Skinner Marlborough Gallery 274 Cedar Hill Street Marlborough, MA

First come, first served.… Read More

An Evening with Deke Dickerson

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An Evening with Deke Dickerson

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4 | 5:30PM-7PM

RSVP REQUIRED

Skinner Boston Gallery 63 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116

Please join us for a Musical Reception at the Skinner Boston gallery on Friday, November 4 featuring Deke Dickerson. This reception is held in conjunction with a preview of the November 5 Fine Musical Instruments auction, featuring Vintage Guitars & Memorabilia.

“It’s a tough job, but somebody’s got to do it,” claims journeyman musician/singer/entertainer Deke Dickerson.… Read More

Marlborough Gallery Walk

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Timekeepers of the 17th Century

OCTOBER 26 | RECEPTION 5PM | GALLERY WALK 6PM

Department Director Robert C. Cheney will present a close-up look at the interesting selection of early timekeepers in the October 28 auction of Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments.

RSVP REQUIRED

Skinner Marlborough 274 Cedar Hill Street Marlborough, MA RSVP… Read More

South Florida Events & Consignment Days

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Lunch and Learn – “The Pitfalls of Collecting Art 101”

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28 | 12PM – 1:30PM

As Director of American & European Works of Art, Robin Starr heads one of Skinner’s most important specialty departments. In this key role she oversees a staff of specialists who appraise prints, paintings, sculpture, and works on paper for a wide variety of Skinner clients, including arts and cultural institutions, estates, major collectors, and private individuals.… Read More

Vintage Guitars & Memorabilia Preview
October 18 | Nashville

Vintage Guitars & Memorabilia Preview

Featuring the Collection of Little Jimmy Dickens

Tuesday October, 18 | 12PM-7PM

Join Skinner for a preview at The Grand Ole Opry House featuring highlights from the November 5 Vintage Guitars & Memorabilia Auction. This event is free and open to the public.

The Grand Ole Opry House | Studio A 2804 Opryland Drive Nashville, TN 37214

Contact Us: Adam Tober Director, Fine Musical Instruments music@skinnerinc.com 508.970.3135… Read More

Southern California Consignment Day | Edward-Dean Museum

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California Consignment Day

Sunday, October 16 | 9AM-3PM

Meet with Skinner experts Stuart Slavid and Robin Starr for a verbal evaluation and possible consignment of your fine art and antiques. The cost for verbal appraisal is $10 for one item or three items for $25. All proceeds will go towards the Edward-Dean Museum. Please call for an appointment, walk-ins will be contingent upon availability.

House calls will be available on a limited basis October 14, 15 & 17.Read More

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