BOSTON, MA – December 19, 2014 – Skinner kicks off the new year with a robust auction of European Furniture & Decorative Arts on January 10th in Boston. From several important private collections, including the Stillwell Collection of Doulton, Part II, in addition to a wonderful selection of Fine Silver, more Fine Ceramics, furniture, paintings, glass and sculpture, discover an array of treasures to add to a collection or enhance your space.… Read More
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BOSTON, MA – September 23, 2014 – Skinner, Inc. announces its October 11th auction of European Furniture & Decorative Arts, showcasing over 700 lots, many hailing from exceptional private collections, including a West Coast collection of silver yachting trophies; a New York City collection featuring French furniture and silver; Part I of the Stillwell Collection of Doulton, and more.
Stuart Slavid, Director of European Furniture & Decorative Arts, observed, “Passionate collectors meticulously gathered these objects over many years.… Read More
Join us for a special lecture: “The Herreshoff Legacy”
Given by Kurt Hasselbalch, Curator of the Hart Nautical Collection, MIT Museum
Reception: 5:30PM Lecture: 6PM
Skinner Boston Gallery 63 Park Plaza Boston, MA 02116
The event is free and open to the public.
Yachting undeniably reflects America’s maritime culture. Nathanael Greene Herreshoff was a premier yacht designer, builder and the earliest MIT student to achieve fame in these fields.… Read More