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This month’s Antique Collecting magazine is another packed issue – and you can get it delivered straight to your door!
Out of the Shadows – While Degas might not be on every collectors’ wishlist, work by his pupil Walter Sickert should be, writes expert Tom Mendel
Harewood’s Breadth – Continuing our celebration of Chippendale 300, we go behind the scenes at his greatest commission – Harewood House
Feeling Blue – Gemmologist Thomas Plant profiles this month’s gemstone – aquamarine
Cliff’s Edge – Michael Jeffrey on the enduring popularity of the art deco ceramicist Clarice Cliff
Fab Four – To mark a new exhibition on the pioneering greats of Victorian photography, Chris Albury reveals everything you need to know
There’s also our regular news, expert views and opinions, including:
Marc My Words – Antiques Roadshow expert Marc Allum calls on some auction houses to clean up their acts
Cool and Collectable – A century on from women’s suffrage, Paul Fraser reveals six pieces of ‘vote for women’ memorabilia
An Auctioneer’s Lot – Charles Hanson describes how a set of century-old Steiff skittles bowled him over
Why I Collect – Iranian businessman Luay Allawi lifts the lid on one of the world’s best antique chess set collections
In With the Old – The value of some top-end cassette players has risen threefold in six months, writes Edd Thomas on the demand for tape
72 Hours in… Rome – Nicholas Martin on everything collectors need to know to make the most of a trip to the Eternal City
Saleroom Spotlight – Behind the scenes at Tennants’ upcoming sale of 31 antique dog collars
News and what’s on, around the auction houses, top of the lots, behind the scenes at UK and international fairs and much more!