Art Deco

~The Era of Luxury and Progress~ Smooth sleek lines, geometric shapes, bright colors and streamlined forms. You know it when you see it. Art Deco style first appeared in France just before World War I, and began to flourish globally in the mid 1920’s through the 1930’s. Its real debut is often attributed to the […]

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By Karen S. Murray, ISA      How do you describe and identify your collectables and treasures? If you buy a toaster at a flea market, can you call it “vintage”, or just “used”?  If you acquire a stunning velvet Elvis portrait, do you view it as “retro” and therefore very valuable? The terms “vintage”, “retro” […]

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