Antique Clocks

Antiques by Allpress – Style Riches at Sydney Antiques Fair

Antiques by Allpress – Style Riches at Sydney Antiques Fair

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Allpress Antiques at Malvern in Melbourne will be taking a wonderful selection of furniture and objet d’art to Sydney in August 2013 for the AAADA Antiques Fair

Sydney Antiques Fair 2013 – Hone Your Eagle Eye for Treasure

Sydney Antiques Fair 2013 – Hone Your Eagle Eye for Treasure

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Items sold at Sydney Antiques Fair 21 – 25 August 2013 will be vetted for authenticity and backed by member dealers of the AA&ADA. Win Your Free Pass to Attend

Jamie Allpress – Gathering Walnut Treasures in May in the UK

Jamie Allpress – Gathering Walnut Treasures in May in the UK

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Jamie Allpress of Allpress Antiques at Malvern will land his fab walnut furniture container mid July and in time for the Sydney Antique Fair August 22 – 24 2013

Sydney Antiques Fair 2013 – Trending Masterpieces of Style

Sydney Antiques Fair 2013 – Trending Masterpieces of Style

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Collecting antiques and art is a pastime that is richly rewarding and AA&ADA dealers will offer masterpieces of style for Sydney’s Antiques Fair in August 2013

Antiques Renaissance to Retro – Treasures & Princely Taste

Antiques Renaissance to Retro – Treasures & Princely Taste

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Sotheby’s are offering at their London premises in July 50 antique treasures augmented by royal and historical provenances from the Renaissance to the Retro age

The Sydney Fair – Homage to Modernism Showcases Gatsby’s Era

The Sydney Fair – Homage to Modernism Showcases Gatsby’s Era

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The Great Gatsby era of fashion furniture and films has inspired The Sydney Fair – Art Deco, Vintage and 20th Century to be held at Sydney 13th – 16th June 2013

Melbourne Antiques Fair – Everything Old Becomes New Again

Melbourne Antiques Fair – Everything Old Becomes New Again

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The recent Melbourne Antiques Fair in the atmospheric Exhibition building was a fabulous show of select antiques and art from Australia’s leading AA&ADA dealers

Jamie Allpress – A Day in the Life of a Dealer in Antiques

Jamie Allpress – A Day in the Life of a Dealer in Antiques

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I absolutely adore the antique trade; every day is different and offers a fresh set of challenges to surmount in an interesting life’s journey full of beauty

ANZAC Display at Melbourne Antiques Fair 24-28 April

ANZAC Display at Melbourne Antiques Fair 24-28 April

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This year at the Melbourne Antiques Fair, the largest event of its kind in the country, on ANZAC day the fair opens at 1pm and entry will be free to RSL members

Merchant’s Ring – Adventuring Antiques at AA&ADA Fair

Merchant’s Ring – Adventuring Antiques at AA&ADA Fair

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In Tudor & Stuart times a Merchant’s ring was a significant item of costume reflecting integrity in business and a professional approach to getting the job done

Australian Antique & Art Dealers Association Fair, Melbourne

Australian Antique & Art Dealers Association Fair, Melbourne

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The Australian Antique & Art Dealers Association (AA&ADA) annual Fair will be held in the Royal Exhibition Building at Melbourne between 24th & 28th April 2013

David J.K. Roche – An Honourable Quest in Trust for a Nation

David J.K. Roche – An Honourable Quest in Trust for a Nation

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Whether as a collector of decorative arts or as a dog breeder and judge David Roche was all about being the very best that he could be on ever level of his life

Plain or Fancy, Restraint & Exuberance – What Do You Prefer?

Plain or Fancy, Restraint & Exuberance – What Do You Prefer?

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Plain or Fancy a show on view until August 2013 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art invites visitors to consider their preferences associated with these two words

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What is an Antique – Watch our FREE Video

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Collecting antiques is a social phenomenon, often misrepresented as being the hobby of only a select few. From my experience working in the trade, perusing galleries, working at and attending fairs and auctions over a long period of time (some 30 years) collecting antiques is a pleasure indulged in by a vast number of people from very different backgrounds and all walks of life.