Charles Gardiner, Antiques
25 early issues of Opportunities in American Antiques

No. 1 
Opportunities in American Antiques was a sales brochure that Israel Sack, Inc., sent to its clients, both collectors and museum curators, to alert them to the best of the antiques that the venerable New York City dealer had in its stock. Each issue was heavily illustrated with the highest quality American furniture, and also a smattering of decorative objects, originating from the 17th to the mid-19th centuries. 

The brochures were published irregularly, beginning in 1957 and continuing until 1986, a total of 42 issues. Although the content was later published in book form, these original brochures are rare and highly desired by collectors. 

This lot comprises Nos. 1 through 27, missing only No. 12 and No. 15. 

Printed on high quality stock, similar to that of The Magazine Antiques at the time, and measuring a full 9 x 12 inches.

$ 400 (postpaid anywhere in the United States)

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