Pictures steal: what is valued in the black antiques market
STEALING PICTURES TREYAKOVSKY GALLERY Experts call the unfortunate misunderstanding what happened in the Tretyakov Gallery. The alleged kidnapper was able to calculate in hot pursuit. The picture was found. Nevertheless,…

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Can I sell icons from home?
To talk about such a complex topic, let's turn to the story. Who knows how icons fell into people's hands? In fact, an icon could reach a person in several…

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For those who have everything - “future antiques”
The Odessa Museum of Modern Art (Sabansky Lane, 4a) opened a personal exhibition of the sculptor Alexander Podmasco. In fact, antiques can be declared to calm the soul any junk…

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famous “nomi no-iti”

What is a flea market?

The world around us Yuri Orlov Grandmaster 3 What is a flea market? Flea markets in Europe and Asia Over the past half century, the world has changed beyond recognition. Mars rovers study and send data from a distant mysterious star. The World Wide Web has entangled our blue planet. High-speed trains, as if coming out of fantastic blockbusters, create a picture of surrealism in the real world. Perhaps what really remained unchanged is the man himself. spirit of america, Shutterstock.com We, like many millennia ago, live in feelings: we suffer and rejoice, love and hate. And still bargaining. Indeed, despite the emergence of a huge number of different markets and malls, the desire to wander around the market, find something like that and bargain does not dry out. And evidence of this is flea markets in many countries that exist and are popular with both tourists and local residents. Continue reading

Icon collecting
Throughout life, Russian people have been associated with icons. Under the images of saints, he was born, married. After death, during the burial, people put an icon in the coffin…

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Attractiveness of Antiques
What are we, today, so attracted to antiques? The answer to this question can be at least a few reasons. As a rule, this is a reverent attitude and love…

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WATCH COLLECTION WITH A LIMITED BUDGET
Most collectors are always looking for the sleeping one who is waiting to be found. One story tells how a collector went to a pawnshop and asked the owner if…

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The magic charm of ancient weapons
There are people who simply can not resist the magical charm of ancient weapons. They usually form a whole collection of antique blades or pistols. But do not forget that…

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