A beautiful Oriental rug has the power to captivate the imagination with its intricate patterns and delicate colors. Join Skinner specialist Lawrence Kearney for a preview and guided gallery walk discussion of the October 27 Fine Oriental Rugs & Carpets auction. The reception will begin at 5:30PM and the walk at 6PM.
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True Tales from the Homes of Connoisseurs, Collectors and Hoarders
Please join us for a gallery talk held in conjunction with the preview for the November 3 American Furniture & Decorative Arts auction, as department specialists share stories of how objects in the auction were collected by their owners, and how they made their way to Skinner.
Friday November 2, 2018 | Skinner Boston Gallery
5:30PM Reception, 6:00PM Gallery Talk
Boston Gallery 63 Park Plaza Boston, MA 02116
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Skinner’s September 21, 2018, Fine Paintings & Sculpture Auction will include a selection of artwork from the collection of singer-songwriter Dory Previn. Previn was a composer, lyricist, author, playwright, recording artist, and performer. Her early successes came in Hollywood while working for MGM, where she wrote songs for films, usually as a lyricist teaming up with her then-husband, composer and conductor André Previn.… Read More
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.
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments Gallery Talk
Thursday, April 28
Reception: 5:30PM Gallery Talk: 6PM
Join Robert Cheney, Director of Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments for a guided gallery talk featuring a forensic look at a Simon Willard Eight-day Clock. This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
Skinner Marlborough Gallery 274 Cedar Hill Street Marlborough MA, 01752
Contact Us: firstname.lastname@example.org 508-970-3240
Preview Times: April 27, 12PM-7PM April 28, 12PM-7PM April 29, 8AM-9:30AM
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Reception: 5:30PM Gallery Walk: 6PM
Skinner Boston Gallery 63 Park Plaza Boston, MA 02116
Join us for a tour of auction highlights
The auction features over 300 lots of antique rugs, carpets, and textiles from the Caucuses, Persia, Anatolia, India, Central Asia, and China, including an early Shakhrisabz Suzani in excellent condition, a collection of early shawls, an early Chinese rug, a Star Kazak, and a first-rate group of 19th century furnishing carpets.… Read More