Antiques on the web

Antiques on the web, an index of websites; silver, books, museums, German antiques

F

Fairs, a guide to antique fairs on the web.


French antiques, French antiquarians

Furniture; antique furniture, a directory of websites.

G

Gallery and dealer name directory, from  Artnet.com.
Antiques, decorative arts and specialty arts – a worldwide gallery name index.

German antiques *

German art and antiques dealers. 
From Artworlddealers.com.

 

Glass arts, a list of websites.

Grosvenor Art and Antiques Fair, London

Grosvenor Prints, London. Antique prints.

H

Humphrey Butler fine jewellery.

J

Jewellery; antique jewellery, jewellery houses; a directory of websites.

K

Korean antiques *

AntiqueAlive.com
Dedicated to introducing Korean antique treasures and arts. The site provides an online gallery for visitors to appreciate exquisite works of art and offers art essays to provide resources and in-depth information about Korean arts and crafts. AntiqueAlive was recently selected as a Webby Worthy site by Webby Awards.

 

Kovels Antiques and Collectibles, a price guide.

Kunstpedia. The knowledgebase of fine and decorative arts.
Kunstpedia is a knowledge base containing articles and essays on fine and decorative arts, popularly stated arts and antiques. The articles are in English and Dutch.

I

L

LAPADA, UK. Association of Art and Antique Dealers
Antique and art airs, shows, buying and selling advice, useful links.

M

Marine Antiques Association

MOTCO
A UK directory and image database of antique maps, prints and books, with links to auction catalogues, auctions and auction houses.

Museums

Victoria and Albert Museum, London

The Virtual Absinthe Museum
The museum showcases the largest collection of absinthe-related art and antiques in existence. It is a comprehensive reference to the history and lore of absinthe and has been quoted and recommended by The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune, The New Yorker and Forbes magazine.

Newel Art Galleries, Manhattan, New York.

O

Coollectors
The Collectors Free Marketplace & Community.
At Coollectors you can buy, sell, exchange & catalog collectibles free of charge, as well as connect with other collectors.


Oriental antiques *

Musee Guimet
The Musee Guimet, the French national museum of Asian art (i.e. from Afghanistan eastwards) houses one of the best collections of its kind in the world.

Sacred Space
Asian antiques of spiritual meaning, located in Santa Barbara, California USA. Buddha, Chinese, Tibetan, pavilions, jewellery.

P

Pimlico Road Antique Shops, London. 

Prints, printing, maps *

Antique maps. Sanderus Antiquariaat, Gent, Belgium.
Antique maps from the 15th to the 18th century. Antique atlasses and rare illustrated books. Decorative prints and medieval manuscripts.

Antique Prints and Rare Maps from the 15th to the19th century.Philographikon Gallery, Munich, Germany. 
Maps from around the world, botanical Prints, animal prints, architectural prints, sports prints.

Postaprint Antique Maps and Historical Old Prints, U.K.

Prints and printmaking, a guide to websites.

R

Rare books *

Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America

Antiquarian Booksellers Association, U.K.

Bernard J Shapero Rare Books
is an internationally recognized leader in the rare book trade. It specializes in travel books, cartography, colour plate books, modern literature, early English, natural history, and Baedeker travel guides.

Manuscripts, a guide to websites.

Notre Dame Rare Books Collection
Department of Rare Books and Special Collections in the Hesburgh Library, University of Notre Dame.

Prints and printing, a directory of websites.

Rare books, a directory of websites,

 

Reindeer Antiques, London and Pottersbury. 
17th-19th century English furniture.

Richard Gardner Antiques, London.

Rings

Medieval Rings

S

Silver *

antique silverOnline Encyclopedia of Silver Marks, Hallmarks and Makers’ Marks
This project now documents over 12,000 silver marks on 1,200+ pages and subpages. It is regularly updated as they find and photograph new examples of silver hallmarks and makers’ marks.

My Family Silver
Antique silver portal connecting collectors with dealers worldwide. Browse silverware using your surname and family crest.

Antique Silver and Design
A blog about antique silver, 20th century silver and design and other related subjects.

Antique Silver, The UK’s Largest Antiques Website

How to Find the Value of Antique Silver

Christopher Hartop’s antique silver collector’s guide.

I Franks Antique Silver, London.The London Silver Vaults
The London Silver Vaults is home to the world’s largest retail collection of fine antique silver.

Silver Collecting.com
Online Encyclopedia of American Silver Marks

Antique Silver Online Galleries

Explore antique silver and other rare art & antiques for sale from top dealers at Online Galleries, UK.

Silver marks around the world.

Sotheby’s auctions.

Stringed instruments *

Amati
Amati is a site designed to create an international market place for musical instruments. Dealers and makers around the world are able to upload their stock and buyers can search by a number of fields to find their perfect instrument.

 

Swedish antiques. A Swedish antiques portal.

The Syndicat National des Antiquaires
created in 1901, is a grouping of more than 400 professionals of the highest level.

T

Tocadero. Antiques, Fine Art, Collectibles, Gifts.
An antiques internet retail site.

Toys, antique toys

20th Century antiques from Vincenzo Caffarella, London. 
Glass, objects d’art, lighting, ceramics, furniture.

U

U.K antiques
(see also alphabetical lists above)  

V

Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Victorian and Edwardian jewellery. 
A browsable catalogue from Antiques Online.