Spotlight: Georgian Antiques

The reign of George III brought about historic change, including the unification of Great Britain and Ireland, and the American Revolution. Antiques from this period are incredibly well-preserved and beautifully crafted, reflecting the luxury and opulence of the British royalty. Below is a collection of some of the finest authentic George III antiques, from Sterling silver to […]

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Celebrating Marquetry

Marquetry is a labor intensive process that yields remarkably beautiful results. Below, you will learn more about the history of marquetry, and see wonderful examples found here at Solvang Antiques. American Victorian Ebonized Marquetry Table Marquetry is the art of creating decorative designs and pictures by skillfully utilizing the grain and colors of thin veneers, […]

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Artist Spotlight: Édouard Leon Cortès

Known as the “Parisian Poet of Painting”, French artist Édouard Leon Cortés is world-renowned for his ability to capture the romantic atmosphere of Paris. Porte Saint-Denis, Winter     Porte Saint-Denis, Winter, a Post-Impressionistic Paris street scene, was painted in 1930 by Édouard Leon Cortés (1882-1969) at the peak of his career. This striking winter […]

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Art Deco Watches at Solvang Antiques

The Art Deco period (1920-1935) was a time of advancement in the arts, culture, and society. It was also a beautiful design period for jewelry and watches. We have a fantastic selection of rare watches with Art Deco flair. Swiss Ladies Platinum and Onyx Wrist Watch by Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1930    There […]

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Jewelry for Winter

The new year has arrived! If 2017 calls for an update to your jewelry collection, we can help. These pieces are the perfect addition to your wardrobe this season. Click the photos to learn more about an item. Also, don’t miss our Jewelry Sale going on now! Save 15% off all jewelry by using the code JEWELRY15 at […]

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