Hixenbaugh Ancient Art to Exhibit at the Ellis Boston Antiques Show

Hixenbaugh Ancient Art is exhibiting at the Ellis Boston Antiques Show. The fair runs from October 24th through October 27th at the Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts.

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New York, NY (PRWEB) October 23, 2013

Hixenbaugh Ancient Art will be participating in the Ellis Boston Antiques Show from October 24th through October 27th. Over 40 exhibitors representing a variety of antique genres including Fine Art, Antiquities, Prints, Maps, Jewelry and Decorative Arts will fill the historic Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts.

On Thursday, October 24, BNP Mellon Wealth Management is sponsoring a Gala Preview to benefit Ellis Memorial, Ellis Memorial is Boston’s first settlement house, dedicated to caring for children, youth, and frail or disabled adults since 1885.

The weekend will include three special presentations. On Friday at 6PM, Judy Anderson of Marblehead Architecture Heritage, author of Glorious Splendor - 18th Century Wallpapers in the Jeremiah Lee Mansion will give a presentation on "Unexpected Treasures from Marblehead." A talk on portraits by John Singleton Copley (1764 - 1769), 18th-century furniture by five known cabinet-makers (1720s to 80s), engaging 1920s folk art and Marblehead’s celebrated art pottery. On Saturday at 3:30PM, Gail Ravgiala, editor of Design New England magazine will moderate a panel discussion on Demystifying the Historic Home Renovation Process. The special presentations will conclude on Sunday at 2:00 PM, with New York-based interior designer Eric Cohler, author of the book Cohler on Design.

Hixenbaugh Ancient Art’s collection of fine quality authentic antiquities are available and on display at our New York gallery (Tuesday – Saturday 11am – 6pm) and can be viewed on our web site (http://www.hixenbaugh.net).

ABOUT HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART
Hixenbaugh Ancient Art Ltd, located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, is dedicated to handling fine authentic antiquities (Greek, Egyptian, Judean, Near Eastern, Ancient European, Ancient Mediterranean and Roman Art). All of the pieces we handle are legally acquired, in complete accordance with US and international regulations and laws concerning the import and sale of ancient objects. All objects are guaranteed genuine and as described. Hixenbaugh Ancient Art is a member of the Art and Antique Dealers League of America (AADLA), the Confederation Internationale des Negociants en Oeuvres d'Art (CINOA), the Appraisers Association of America (AAA), and the International Association of Dealers in Ancient Art (IADAA).

At Hixenbaugh Ancient Art, we believe that responsible collecting of antiquities is not only a pleasurable pursuit and wise investment, but an important responsibility. Today's collectors are custodians of the past, links in a chain, preserving the past for future generations by passing their collections on to their heirs, reselling them to eager collectors, or donating them to museums. In doing so, the collector of ancient art reaps the many benefits of acquiring truly unique and thought provoking objects that have come down to us from the ancients, whose influences pervade every aspect of the modern world.

If you would like more information about this topic, contact Robert O’Donnell or Randall Hixenbaugh at (212) 861-9743 or info(at)hixenbaugh(dot)net.


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Egyptian Bronze Statuette of Anubis Egyptian Bronze Statuette of Anubis

An ancient Egyptian bronze statuette of the jackal-headed god Anubis, depicted striding, wearing a striated wig and shendyt kilt, the eyes inlaid with gold.


Roman Marble Head of Jupiter Roman Marble Head of Jupiter

An ancient Roman marble head of a bearded god, probably Jupiter (Zeus). The mature god has a full face obscured by the rich mass of his long, curly, beard and moustache.