• 30
    Apr

WorthPoint’s Worthopedia Grows by 24 Million New Pieces of Sales & Auction Data

WorthPoint, the Internet’s largest resource for identifying and finding the value of subscribers’ art, antiques and collectibles, has announced that it has just added more than 24 million pieces of art, antiques and collectibles sales results to its Worthopedia™ database, bringing the total to more than 264 million. The new sales data—24,503,288 individual sales records […]

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  • 21
    Apr

WorthPoint Releases New iOS App for iPhone and iPad; Android App to Follow this Summer

WorthPoint, the Internet’s largest resource for identifying and finding the value of subscribers’ art, antiques and collectibles, has announced the release of its new 2015 iOS app for iPad and iPhone, allowing antiques and collectibles enthusiasts access to the company’s huge online database of values records. The main function of the WorthPoint app is to […]

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  • 26
    Mar

Tumblin Collection of ‘Gone With the Wind’ Screen-Worn Costumes, Art & Props to Cross Block

DALLAS – The iconic blue-gray cotton dress worn by Vivian Leigh in her Academy-Award-winning role as Scarlett O’Hara is expected to sell for $100,000 or more as the James Tumblin Collection of screen-used costumes, props and behind-the-scene rarities from MGM’s 1939 classic “Gone With the Wind” crosses the block at Heritage Auctions in Beverly Hills […]

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  • 15
    Mar

One-Day Jewelry Camp Offers Information on Learning the Appraising Business

Do you have a desire to get into the jewelry appraising business but don’t know where to start? If so, the upcoming one-day Antique Jewelry and Arts Conference might be what you are looking for to get started. The one-day course—which is designed for those who have a background in jewelry but is also a […]

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  • 12
    Feb

WorthPoint’s Worthopedia Grows by 5 Percent, adds 11 Million New Pieces of Sales Data

WorthPoint, the Internet’s largest resource for identifying and finding the value of subscribers’ art, antiques and collectibles, has announced that it has just added more than 11 million pieces of art, antiques and collectibles sales results to its Worthopedia™ database, bringing the total to more than 240 million. The new sales data—11,122,354 individual sales records […]

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  • 12
    Feb

Personal Property Appraisal Professionals to Head to Philadelphia for Annual ISA Conference

CHICAGO – Hundreds of personal property appraisers from across the United States and Canada will meet in Philadelphia for the International Society of Appraisers’ annual conference—Assets 2015—on March 20-23. Taking place at the newly restored Radisson Blu–Warwick Hotel Philadelphia, the 2015 conference will feature a broad range of distinguished antiques and fine art speakers, special […]

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  • 12
    Feb

WorthPoint Named to AlwaysOn OnCloud’s annual 50 Companies to Watch List

The WorthPoint Corp.—which offers the largest database of art, antiques and collectibles values on the Internet—was named to the sixth annual AlwaysOn OnCloud 50 Companies to Watch (formerly OnDemand 50 Companies to Watch) list, it was announced Feb. 12,. 2015. . AlwaysOn’s 50 Companies to Watch list companies are different from the more established OnCloud […]

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  • 16
    Jan

Antiques & Collectibles News Roundup: Sotheby’s Wins Suit over Misidentified $15.8M Caravaggio

Sotheby’s won a lawsuit in which the plaintiff accused the premier London auction house to vastly undervaluing a painting that later turned out to be Caravaggio’s “The Cardsharps.” Sotheby’s experts had determined the painting to be an apparent copy by a Caravaggio disciple. From Artnews: Lancelot William Thwaytes inherited “The Cardsharps,” an apparent copy by […]

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  • 9
    Jan

WorthPoint Names Antoine Lyseight as New Chief Technology Officer

ATLANTA, Ga. – WorthPoint.com, the Internet’s largest resource for identifying and finding the value of subscribers’ art, antiques and collectibles, has announced that Antoine Lyseight has been promoted to the position of Chief Technology Officer. Lyseight has been with WorthPoint since September of 2012 and has been responsible for the company’s Software Development, Product Development, […]

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  • 19
    Nov

Worthologist Von Ferscht Helps Brings Chinese Export Silver Back to Light in China

WorthPoint Worthologist Adrien von Ferscht has been at the forefront of research for Chinese Export Silver over the past five years, as his copious writing and publishing on the still little-known subject has dramatically changed the awareness and perception of this silver category worldwide. Now, having just returned from China—where his efforts have been recognized […]

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