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Virtual First Tuesday | October 6

Join us for First Tuesday online!

AUCTION EVALUATION DAY | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6

See what hidden treasures our experts may be able to reveal

We invite you to join us online for our Virtual First Tuesday on October 6. Skinner specialists from all departments will be on hand to evaluate items via email.

Let’s get started: 

Step 1: Gather information and images for up to three items of fine & decorative arts, furniture, jewelry, silver, watches & coins and much more.Read More

Talking Auctions with Karen Keane & Steve Fletcher | Online September 30

Talking Auctions with Karen Keane and Steve Fletcher

ONLINE EVENT | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30TH AT 4PM

Join us for a casual, free-flowing conversation with Karen Keane and Steve Fletcher  — get their inside view. The discussion will touch on the current market for antiques & fine arts, and delve into the fascinating stories behind some recent auction highlights, from the consignor with a great eye, who purchased a group of furnishings a half-century ago from legendary dealers of the day; to a carved model of a figurehead, donated to Goodwill, purchased on eBay, and sold at Skinner. 

Please register at the button below.… Read More

Regional Consignment Days | Maine & Westchester

We invite you to join us online for regional consignment days in Maine and Westchester, New York. Skinner specialists look forward to evaluating items via email, and beginning the conversation about the advantages of selling at auction.

Gather information and images for up to three items of fine & decorative arts, furniture, jewelry, silver, watches & coins and much more. Send an email with the information and images at newyork@skinnerinc.com, maine@skinnerinc.com or at the buttons below.… Read More

Under the Tent Consignment Event | Fine Silver

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16 | MARLBOROUGH | 10AM-4PM

Have you been wondering when the best time would be to sell silver? It’s now. Following our highly successful spring and summer auctions, we are currently accepting consignments for fall 2020 sales. The market for silver is robust with high prices across all categories. 

Join us on Wednesday, September 16, to have your silver evaluated for our upcoming auctions! Skinner specialists will be hosting an outdoor Under the Tent Consignment Day at our Marlborough Gallery from 10am to 4pm.… Read More

Under the Tent Consignment Event | Watches & Coins

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2 | MARLBOROUGH | 10AM-4PM

Have you been wondering when the best time would be to sell watches and coins? It’s now. Following our highly successful spring and summer auctions, we are currently accepting consignments for fall 2020 sales. The market for watches, gold and silver coins, and currency is robust with high prices across all categories. 

Join us on Wednesday, September 2, to have your watches and coins evaluated for our upcoming auctions!… Read More

Virtual First Tuesday | September 1

Join us for First Tuesday online!

AUCTION EVALUATION DAY | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1

See what hidden treasures our experts may be able to reveal

We invite you to join us online for our Virtual First Tuesday on September 1. Skinner specialists from all departments will be on hand to evaluate items via email.

Let’s get started: 

Step 1: Gather information and images for up to three items of fine & decorative arts, furniture, jewelry, silver, watches & coins and much more.Read More

Jewelry Under the Tent Consignment Event | Marlborough, MA

Art Deco Platinum, Diamond, Emerald, and Enamel Brooch, Charlton & Co., sold for $27,060

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12 | 10AM-4PM

Join us on Wednesday, August 12, to have your jewelry evaluated for our autumn auctions! Skinner’s Jewelry department will be hosting an outdoor consignment day at our Marlborough Gallery from 10am to 4pm.

Have you been wondering when the best time would be to sell jewelry? It’s now. Following our highly successful June auctions, we are currently accepting consignments for our Fine and Important jewelry auctions.… Read More

A Fortune for a Fake? Shenanigans, Chicanery & Skullduggery in the Art Market | Virtual Talk August 10

Virtual Talk by Robin S.R. Starr

MONDAY, AUGUST 10th AT 4PM

Join us on Zoom for the talk A Fortune for a Fake? Shenanigans, Chicanery & Skullduggery in the Art Market by Robin S.R. Starr, Skinner Vice President and Director of American & European Works of Art. Listen in to what promises to be an informative and highly engaging talk on the art market.

Please register at the button below. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.Read More

George Way: The Collector You Always Wanted to Know | Virtual Talk July 23

Virtual Talk by Historian Patrick Grenier Collector George Way

THURSDAY, JULY 23 AT 2PM

Patrick Grenier met George Way in 2009 when he was the Director of Visual Arts at Snug Harbor Cultural Center on Staten Island. They formally worked together for six years on three separate exhibitions at Snug Harbor. Patrick then continued working with George to create a comprehensive inventory and educational programming on this collection and advised George up until his passing in 2019.… Read More

Virtual First Tuesday | July 7

Join us for First Tuesday online!

AUCTION EVALUATION DAY | TUESDAY, JULY 7

See what hidden treasures our experts may be able to reveal

We invite you to join us online for our Virtual First Tuesday on July 7. Skinner specialists from all departments will be on hand to evaluate items via email.

Let’s get started: 

Step 1: Gather information and images for up to three items of fine & decorative arts, furniture, jewelry, silver, watches & coins and much more.Read More

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