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Europe 1600 – 1815 – Art of Fine Living on Show V & A London

Europe 1600 – 1815 – Art of Fine Living on Show V & A London

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On December 9 the V & A at London, will open a new suite of seven galleries with nearly 1100 objects that best tell the story of the evolution of art and design

Masterpiece London – Celebrating Art, Design & Craftsmanship

Masterpiece London – Celebrating Art, Design & Craftsmanship

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Celebrating the art of design and craftsmanship in any age the Masterpiece Fair 25 June – 1 July 2015 at London, offers a diverse range of dazzling master works

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The Mirror – Mastering Reflection or Eye Catching Deception

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Described as the ‘matrix of the symbolic’ the Mirror has accompanied the human quest to know and understand our own identity… who is the fairest of them all?

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Chinese Snuff Containers – Collections Not to Be Sneezed At

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For a long time snuff was taken from containers by the wealthy and elite in Europe in salons in which polite conversation was punctuated by a sound of sneezing

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

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Antiques & Art, Culture & Commerce for Breakfast @ Tiffany’s

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One of the most enduring programs on television for 30+ years is about antiques and art. For BBC London the Antiques Roadshow is a jewel in its media crown