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Join Us! American & European Works of Art Gallery Receptions

Thursday, January 23 | 5PM

Enjoy wine & hors d’oeuvres as you preview the American & European Works of Art auctions.

Friday, January 24 | 11AM

The festivities continue with a petite brunch of pastries and mimosas.

Free and open to the public. RSVP below.

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Auctions on View:

Fine Prints & Multiples | January 23 at 6PM Fine Photographs | January 23 at 6PM Fine Paintings & Sculpture | January 24 at 12PM

Skinner Boston Gallery63 Park Plaza, Boston

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First Tuesday | January 7 | Marlborough

Join us for First Tuesday in Marlborough

Tuesday, January 7 | 1:30PM – 4PM

Specialists Robin S.R. Starr, Jonathan Dowling, Judith Dowling, Adam Tober & Kaitlin Shinnick will be on hand to evaluate items and accept consignments for upcoming auctions.

Robin S.R. Starr – Director of American & European Works of Art, will be on-hand to evaluate paintings, prints, sculpture, and photography for upcoming auctions. She is looking forward to seeing examples by listed, sought-after artists, as well as iconic works of fine art photography from the 19th through 21st centuries, with market interest over $1000.… Read More

Miami Consignment Days | January 4 & 5

Meet with Skinner experts Stuart Slavid, Robin Starr and Dan Ayer in the greater Miami area to offer verbal evaluations and accept consignments of your fine art, European antiques and modern design. House calls are available on Saturday, January 4 and Sunday, January 5 on a limited basis.

To request an appointment, please contact Stuart Slavid at 508-970-3278, or at sslavid@skinnerinc.com, or click the button below.

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Asian Art Consignment Day | Boston

Large Cloisonne Vase and Stand, Japan, Hayashi workshop. Sold for $9,840 on September 14, 2019

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18

The Asian Works of Art Department is now inviting consignments for upcoming auctions. Department specialists will be available by appointment to offer verbal evaluations and accept consignments in the Boston Gallery on December 18 between 10AM and 3PM.

To request an appointment, please call 617-350-5400 or email info@skinnerinc.com.Read More

First Tuesday | December 3 | Marlborough

Join us for First Tuesday in Marlborough

Tuesday, December 3 | 1:30PM – 4PM

Specialists Robin S.R. Starr, Stuart Slavid & Judith Dowling will be on hand to evaluate items and accept consignments for upcoming auctions.

Robin S.R. Starr – Director of American & European Works of Art, will be on-hand to evaluate paintings, prints, sculpture, and photography for upcoming auctions. She is looking forward to seeing examples by listed, sought-after artists, as well as iconic works of fine art photography from the 19th through 21st centuries, with market interest over $1000.… Read More

Gallery Talk: Bauhaus Summers on Cape Cod

Juliet Kepes, Gyorgy Kepes, Connie Breuer and friends in Wellfleet, circa early 1960s. Image courtesy of Julie Kepes Stone. Join us: Bauhaus Summers on Cape Cod

presented by Peter McMahon

Starting in the late 1930s, in the back woods of Wellfleet, a group of self-taught American designers collaborated with some of Europe’s most influential avant garde architects to create the outer Cape’s unique modern houses. This illustrated presentation will explore this history, as well as current efforts to save a group of important abandoned houses, and to repurpose them as a platform for new creative work.Read More

The Cartiers: The Untold Story of the Family Behind the Jewelry Empire

Talk by Jewelry Historian Francesca Cartier Brickell

Join us for an evening with author, Francesca Cartier Brickell, to immerse yourself in the captivating story of the family behind Cartier, and learn how a humble Parisian jewelry store became a global luxury icon.

The Cartiers is the revealing tale of a jewelry dynasty—four generations, from revolutionary France to the 1970s. At its heart are the three Cartiers brothers whose motto was “Never copy, only create” and who made their family firm internationally famous in the early days of the twentieth century, thanks to their unique and complementary talents: Louis, the visionary designer who created the first men’s wristwatch to help an aviator friend tell the time without taking his hands off the controls of his flying machine; Pierre, the master dealmaker who bought the New York headquarters on Fifth Avenue for a double-stranded natural pearl necklace; and Jacques, the globe-trotting gemstone expert whose travels to India gave Cartier access to the world’s best rubies, emeralds, and sapphires, inspiring the celebrated Tutti Frutti jewelry.… Read More

Cape Cod Consignment Day | November 13

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13 | 11AM-3PM | CHATHAM, MA

Skinner is inviting consignments for upcoming 2019-2020 auctions. Meet with Skinner experts in Chatham, MA on November 13 for a complimentary auction evaluation and consignment of your jewelry, watches, silver, fine art, Asian art, modern design, European antiques and coins & currency. Appointments required. Please register and a member of our team will contact you directly for an appointment time.Read More

Books in Movies: Binding for Little Women

Fine Books & Manuscripts Director Devon Eastland discusses bookbinding for the set of Little Women

Thursday, November 14

Join us for Devon Eastland‘s talk on the process of collaborating with filmmakers to create and source period appropriate journals, sketchbooks, portfolios, printed books, and other bibliophilic material for the latest film version of Little Women, to be released Christmas 2019.

5:30PM reception | 6PM presentation

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SKINNER BOSTON63 Park Plaza, Boston

This event is held in conjunction with the November 11-17 Fine Books & Manuscripts online auction.… Read More

First Tuesday | November 5 | Marlborough

Join us for First Tuesday in Marlborough

Tuesday, November 5 | 1:30PM – 4PM

Specialists Robin S.R. Starr, Jonathan Dowling & Kerry Shrives will be on hand to evaluate items and accept consignments for upcoming auctions.

Robin S.R. Starr – Director of American & European Works of Art, will be on-hand to evaluate paintings, prints, sculpture, and photography for upcoming auctions. She is looking forward to seeing examples by listed, sought-after artists, as well as iconic works of fine art photography from the 19th through 21st centuries, with market interest over $1000.… Read More

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