Automaton

Antique Mechanical dolls are referenced as early as the mid 17th century, with the golden years being roughly 1850 to the early 1900s. Antique Automata dolls or Mechanical dolls are dolls that moved, usually through a clock work like mechanism, the dolls were made by...

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AMAZING AMPHORA

Amphora was originally named for Classical Greek storage vessels . In the late 1800s to early 1900s Art Pottery creations from Eastern Europe exploded during the Art Nouveau era.  Many beautifully embellished pieces stamped Amphora and signed by artists in Austria...

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New Auction coming up May 26th Native American

Native American jewelry & artifacts - take a peek- for our May 26th Auction.  A photo (Lot 222) of Chief Red Cloud (1822-1909). One of the most important leaders of the Lakota. He fought and won territories against the United States Army. Eventually the Chief was...

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DWIGHT EISENHOWER’S ART TEACHER

This painting of the Austrian Alps painted by Arnold-Grabone will be among a number of original art works listed for auction on November 25th with Midnight Sun Auctions.  What was interesting about this artist was the celebrity students he had the opportunity to...

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