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A small family jewelry business, that is steeped in Irish and Scottish design traditions, revives a lost art.
A Quarterly Celebration of 20th and 21st Century Design NEW YORK, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN Magazine, a new publication that will examine 20th and 21st century design from all angles debuts in June 2009.
Frederick Hammersley, known as an abstract classicist in the art community, has died at the age of 90 in Albuquerque, N.M., his sister says. The Los Angeles Times reported Saturday that Hammersley spent five decades combining hard-edge abstraction with his intuitive touch to create memorable paintings in the wake of being at the forefront of the abstract art movement. In 1959, Hammersley were included in a traveling exhibition, Four Abstract Classicists, along with artists Lorser Feitelson,...
New user-friendly online venue provides opportunity for collectors to buy, sell and trade for one flat annual fee SPRINGFIELD, Ill., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Collectors looking to buy, sell and trade goods online now have a new resource to turn to with the grand debut of the website CollectiBoards.com (http://www.CollectiBoards.com).
Google "Edward the Confessor" and you'll get page after page of links to biographies of this 11th-century English king, to Westminster Abbey, which he founded and where he is buried, and to the Magna Carta, which was partly inspired by laws enacted during his 24-year reign.
Editors Note: A photo and video are included with this press release. Collectors around the globe can spend hours scouring stores, surfing the Web, visiting flea markets and swap meets, and checking out online auction sites for new items to add to their growing collections.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.