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2010-01-12 14:20:00

BOSTON, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- www.skinnerinc.com -- Skinner, Inc., one of the world's leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, will kick-off its 2010 season with a strong sale of American & European Paintings & Prints on January 29th at noon in the Boston gallery.

2009-10-08 08:00:00

BOSTON, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- www.skinnerinc.com -- Skinner, one of the world's leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, will host Session II of the Richard Wright Collection on October 24(th) starting at 11 a.m. in the Boston gallery.

2009-10-06 08:13:00

BOSTON, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- www.skinnerinc.com - Skinner, one of the world's leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, today announced its upcoming auction of Asian Works of Art -- to take place on Oct 17th at 3 p.m. and Oct. 18th at 10 a.m.


Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]