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Regarding eBay, the Roadshow, and Reserves

Just speaking the truth… Imagine what life would be like without cable TV, worldwide web access in the palm of your hand, fax machines and GPS devices to help us find our way. If you’re over 40 years old (or so) you can remember those days of

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OLD HICKORY FURNITURE, AN INDIANA INSTITUTION

Around 1880, two or three individuals were known to have made primitive chairs in their barnyards out of hickory poles in the Monrovia and Morgantown, Indiana area. Following that humble beginning, a group of people in the Martinsville, IN, area banded together in 1892 in an abandoned

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WHY BUY FURNITURE AT OUR APRIL AUCTION?

In last week’s “Current in Carmel” weekly newspaper, one of the weekly columnists discussed the lack of value in furniture marketed by national chains. In the article, she referenced a study completed by Smart Money Magazine in 2006 which revealed the lack of quality construction techniques and

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WHAT IS SELLING WELL THESE DAYS?

Quality. Period. We’re often asked to give our opinion of what items are selling well in today’s economy, and the answer is the same as it always has been…quality, my dear. The economy has simply amplified a trend that began around the time of the new millennium.

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THE SOCIAL IMPACT OF AUCTIONS

A current trend employed by many auction companies today, in an effort to reach new buyers, is that auctions are ‘green’, and are an effective way of recycling furniture, appliances, antiques, collectibles, etc., while keeping the proceeds of such sales directly in the control of United States

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JANUARY ART AUCTION RESULTS

Standing-room only in our gallery, phone and internet bidders from the UK, Scotland, Spain, the Netherlands and all over the United States, combined with the most per-item page views on our web catalogue since we began tracking, indicated the global marketplace that is present for fine art

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VERBLE ART COLLECTION IS QUALITY AND VARIETY

At this point in our marketing of our January sale, many of our patrons are surprised to learn that nearly every painting in our January 24 Art Auction comes from one home. It is true, and the collection represents decades of collecting Indiana, American and European art.

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ART AND ANTIQUES IN THE CURRENT ECONOMY…BUY OR SELL?

As many of our clients are watching their retirement nest eggs and their home values decline, some are considering the sale of art and antiques as a means of generating cash flow. Coincidentally, others, at the same time, consider buying art and antiques as an alternative investment

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