How to Tell the Best From the Rest With Betsy Bray

September 11, 2008

Christie’s antiques expert Betsy Ray is coming back to the Library, Thursday evening,  Oct. 30th, to present her program, How to Tell the Best From the Rest. Ms. Ray, whose responsibilities with Christie’s include coordinating appraisals for estates, institutions, and private clients as well as facilitating consignments, will tell us what to look for in judging antiques, and guidelines on determining values. Her presentation will also include a brief history of auctions, how values for art are set, what’s “hot” in the antiques markets now, and tips on smart collecting. (Time TBA)