• 10 Feb
    2016

Addition of New Marks grows WorthPoint’s Maker’s Marks Database to 90,000 Entries

Over the last two weeks, WorthPoint.com—the Internet’s largest resource for identifying and finding the value of subscribers’ art, antiques and collectibles—has just added more than 10,000 marker’s marks and patterns to its Maker’s Marks database, bringing the total collection to more than 90,000. This latest infusion includes 2,500 new maker’s marks, and 7,300 ceramics, glass […]

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  • 23 Dec
    2015

WorthPoint Integrates Marks Database, Digital Library into Core Website

WorthPoint.com, the Internet’s largest resource for identifying and finding the value of subscribers’ art, antiques and collectibles, has just added a valuable researching tool to suite of products that will allow subscribers access to thousands of marker’s marks, as well as a digital library of historic price guides and reference books on antiques and collectibles. […]

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  • 23 Dec
    2015

Important Collection of Unknown Louis Prang Ephemera Discovered

The discovery of an important collection of previously unknown documents relating to Louis Prang—the “Father of the American Christmas Card”—has been revealed by Will Seippel, the founder and CEO of WorthPoint.com. The collection includes Prang’s passport, numerous documents and photographs related to his family genealogy, early art and printed examples from his firm, a poem […]

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  • 9 Dec
    2015

WorthPoint offers Inaugural ‘Naughty’ & ‘Nice’ List Collectible T-Shirts

Did you ever worry about ending up on Santa’s Naughty List when you were a kid, whether you deserved it nor not? Now, WorthPoint is offering you the chance to decide which list you’d like to be with a pair of collectible T-shirts on so you can proudly proclaim to the world whether you are […]

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  • 8 Dec
    2015

Charles Martignette Collection of Illustration Art nets $21.68 Million at Heritage Auctions

DALLAS – When the art world first learned in 2009 that the Charles Martignette Collection of Illustration Art was headed to auction, art circles speculated over how the market would respond to what was widely considered the most comprehensive and impressive survey of the genre ever assembled. As the very last of works finally crossed […]

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  • 5 Nov
    2015

WorthPoint adds iGavel Sales Data to Worthopedia; Database grows by 12.2M Items

  WorthPoint.com, the Internet’s largest resource for identifying and finding the value of subscribers’ art, antiques and collectibles, has just added more than 12.2 million pieces of art, antiques and collectibles sales results to its Worthopedia™ database, bringing the total to more than 290 million. The new sales data—12,270522 individual sales records—is aggregated from WorthPoint’s […]

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  • 26 Oct
    2015

WorthPoint Names Robbin Levin as Director of Reseller Programs

WorthPoint.com, the Internet’s largest resource for identifying and finding the value of subscribers’ art, antiques and collectibles, has announced Robbin Levin has been hired as the company’s director of reseller programs. Levin, an online membership sales consultant, will manage WorthPoint’s new Reseller Program, which will recruit professionals with experience and followings in the antiques, collectibles […]

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  • 23 Sep
    2015

Mysterious Devenish Mechanical Bank Sale at Bertoia Auction has Collectors Atwitter

A mysterious collection of mechanical banks that were designed for pennies and originally sold for about a dollar each is causing a stir among serious collectors as it is currently up for auction online at Bertoia Auctions and scheduled to wrap up on Oct. 3. The auction of 175 lots of mechanical, still, tin and […]

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  • 14 Sep
    2015

Oh Lord, Forget the Benz… Won’t You Buy Me Janis Joplin’s Iconic Porsche 356c Cabriolet

NEW YORK – She may have famously sung about wanting a Mercedes-Benz, but legendary singer Janis Joplin personally drove an unmistakably wild 1965 Porsche 365C 1600 Cabriolet. This December, Joplin’s iconic Porsche will be offered as a star attraction at RM Sotheby’s exclusive Driven by Disruption sale in New York City. “Oh Lord, won’t you […]

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  • 10 Sep
    2015

Letter Signed by Father Junípero Serra on offer at Upcoming Bonhams Auction

NEW YORK – A two-leaf decree letter signed by Junípero Serra and the four other mission leaders of Colonial California is a highlight at Bonhams’ upcoming Fine Books and Manuscripts Sale, to be held Sept. 22. The letter is being put on offer just ahead of Serra’s canonization, slated for when Pope Francis visits Washington, […]

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