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Freeman’s sells Tiffany Studios windows for $705,000
PHILADELPHIA – Freeman’s sold a set of Tiffany Studios church windows sold Nov. 10 for an impressive $705,000, doubling its presale estimate. Absentee and Internet live bidding was available through LiveAuctioneers.
Russian icons: windows into Heaven
NEW YORK — An integral part of the Eastern Orthodox Christian faith, icons are found in most homes in Russia, as well as churches. Usually painted on wood, although occasionally made of copper, these sacred objects depict saints and holy persons or stories from scripture. They are sometimes displayed in ornate covers (oklads) covered in […]
Fontaine’s blessed with set of Tiffany windows selling for $356,950
PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A unique set of Tiffany Studios windows depicting the Eight Beatitudes of Jesus sold for $356,950 to take top lot honors at an auction held Sept. 10 by Fontaine’s Auction Gallery.
Set of 8 Tiffany windows could soar at Fontaine’s auction Sept. 10
PITTSFIELD, Mass. – An exceptional set of eight multi-layered glass windows, executed by Tiffany Studios in New York, dated 1913 and depicting The Eight Beatitudes of Jesus is expected to realize $400,000-$600,000 at an antique estate auction slated for Saturday, Sept. 10, by Fontaine’s Auction Gallery.