Latest Kovels’ price guide reveals what’s trending in antiques

‘Kovels’ Antiques and Collectibles Price Guide 2019’ | $29.99 | 528 pages | 9780316486040

NEW YORK – Containing more tips, more marks and more prices than any other competitive price guide on the market, the new edition of Kovels’ Antiques and Collectibles Price Guide 2019 (Black Dog & Leventhal) by Terry Kovel and Kim Kovel will be on bookshelves Sept. 25.

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Lavishly illustrated book chronicles Jeremiah Goodman’s interiors

‘Jeremiah: Inspired Interiors’ by Jeremiah Goodman and edited by Dean Rhys-Morgan, published by powerHouse Books © Copyright 2018 powerHouse Books

NEW YORK – Inducted to the prestigious Interior Design Hall of Fame in 1987, Jeremiah Goodman (1922–2017) has long been revered within the interior design community for his ability to infuse static rooms with warmth and personality. His book, Jeremiah: Inspired Interiors, edited by Dean Rhys-Morgan, chronicles the designer’s life and work, drawing on paintings and photographs taken from his own extensive archive.

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Heritage Auctions offers paperless edition of comic book guide

The 48th edition of the Overstreet guide is available in formats that support both PC and Mac operating systems. Image courtesy of Heritage Auctions

DALLAS – Collectors and fans of comics and comic art can download a copy of the 48th edition of The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide 2018-19 through Heritage Auctions, at HA.com.

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Latest edition of Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide released

Artist Ethan Van Sciver’s provided the main cover for ‘The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide no. 48,’ which features Green Lantern and The Flash.’ Image courtesy Gemstone Publishing

HUNT VALLEY, Md. – The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide no. 48 from Gemstone Publishing is now available in comic shops across North America and in specialty shops around the world.

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Heritage Auctions publishes ‘Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles’ 

Saint-Gaudens Dougle Eagles book. Heritage Auctions image

DALLAS – The definitive resource on the history of one of the world’s most popular collector coins, Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles is now available from Heritage Auctions.

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Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669), The Storm on the Sea of Galilee, circa 1633, oil on canvas. Stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.

Art of the theft: Book illustrates Boston museum heist

Stolen, 2018, compiled by Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

BOSTON (AP) – A new illustrated book about the theft of $500 million worth of artwork from Boston’s Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum went on sale Monday.

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Milestone: 50th anniversary of Kovels’ Antiques Price Guide

 

BEACHWOOD, Ohio – It’s time to celebrate—the 50th anniversary edition of the perennially popular Kovels’ Antiques & Collectibles Price Guide by Terry Kovel and Kim Kovel is now available at bookstores and online at Kovels.com.

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Isaacson’s new book celebrates genius of Leonardo da Vinci

Self-portrait in red chalk of Leonardo da Vinci, circa 1510-1515, Royal Library, Turin, Italy. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Self-portrait in red chalk of Leonardo da Vinci, circa 1510-1515, Royal Library, Turin, Italy. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

 

NEW YORK (AP) – Researching the life of Leonardo da Vinci left Walter Isaacson in a playful mood.

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Books: Horror collecting gets a new guide Oct. 4

The Overstreet Guide to Collecting Horror, on sale Oct. 4, 2017

 

BALTIMORE – Devoted to all things within the scary entertainment genre, The Overstreet Guide To Collecting Horror is set to debut in comic shops and bookstores. This new volume is filled with content on movies, literature, comic books, video games, soundtracks, TV shows, and magazines. There are features on EC Comics, Universal Monsters, Friday the 13th, Hammer Horror, The Walking Dead, Japanese horror, Stephen King, sci-fi/horror, and more.

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Harry Potter guide reveals values and fandom behind boy wizard

‘Harry Potter – The Unofficial Guide to the Collectibles of Our Favorite Wizard,’ by Eric Bradley, 8 x 8, hardcover, 208 pages, $22.99, 250+ color photos, ISBN-13: 978-1-4402-4802-3. Krause Publications, www.krausebooks.com

 

IOLA, Wis. – Featuring more than 300 outstanding objects gathered from private and public collections, Harry Potter – The Unofficial Guide to The Collectibles of Our Favorite Wizard provides the first comprehensive survey of the rich art, books and memorabilia created during the last 20 years of Pottermania.

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