Mar. 04

 

My Top 3 Tips for Bidding at Auction Learned While I Was Employed at Sotheby’s

by Lynn Byrne

With top interior designer, Charlotte Moss, offering an abundance of goodies at auction this week, now seemed the perfect time to share my top 3 tips for bidding at auction, gleaned from my years employed at Sotheby's. 1. Attend the pre-sale exhibition Read more [...]

Mar. 04

 

Check Out Charlotte Moss’ Chic Stuff on the Auction Block

by Lynn Byrne

Talk about someone's trash being another person's treasure!  The quintessentially chic designer, Charlotte Moss, has cleared out her closets and storage bins to offer over 400 lots of furniture, decorations and art for auction at Doyle this Thursday, Read more [...]

Feb. 28

 

SMILE IN YOUR INBOX: Cooper-Hewitt’s Object of the Day Blog

by Lynn Byrne

Have you subscribed to the Cooper-Hewitt Musuem's wonderful new blog, Object of the Day?    It's a guaranteed daily smile just for its eccentricity and diversity. The museum is currently closed for renovations but this new blog allows you to Read more [...]

Feb. 26

 

HIDDEN TREASURE: Discover the Art from Behind the Iron Curtain

by Lynn Byrne

I have a story of hidden treasure that I can't wait to share with you.  Who would have ever imagined  that I would discover in Park City, Utah. what art historians are now calling the twentieth century's most important school of realist painting? Read more [...]

Feb. 25

 

DESIGN DICTIONARY: Acanthus

by Lynn Byrne

Debuting today is a new column, Design Dictionary, where I hope to develop a useful, pictorial reference for common design, decorative art and fine art terms.  I created a new category called, "Design Dictionary," on my blog so you can easily search Read more [...]
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