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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW
Spokane, WA, Part 1 of 3

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Spokane

 

The Roadshow celebrates its 20th anniversary with treasures from Spokane, WA, including a 1919 Belmont Stakes trophy, 1963 “The Avengers” comics and two Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso oil paintings. Which find is worth $200,000 to $300,000?

 

CURIOUS TRAVELER
Curious About… Victoria, British Columbia

 

This series takes viewers on an enriching and entertaining “field trip for grown-ups” to some of the most intriguing European and North American cities in the world. Entertainment journalist Christine Van Blokland brings her passion and genuine curiosity for the arts, quirky characters, storytelling and lifelong learning to this new series. In each location, Christine explores the hidden histories in their art, architecture, museums, monuments, houses of worship and city parks.

 

Curious About… Victoria, British Columbia
Who was “A.B.C. Architect” and why did he design such a grand Parliament Building in Victoria? What is Fan Tan Alley, and what does it have to do with the 2nd oldest Chinatown in North America? How did an 11th and 12th century French, Spanish & Italian Romanesque-style castle, built for a Scottish self-made millionaire, become “Canada’s Castle?” Why isn’t there a sign above the main entrance to The Empress Hotel? And finally, as we take High Tea here, is it pinkies up or down?

 

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW
Vintage Charleston

 

Look back to 2000 and learn what has since happened in the Charleston antiques market. Highlights include Newcomb College vases, Fred Meyer photographs, and a Leon Julien Deschamps bronze. See which item is now worth $55,000-$60,000.

 

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW
Vintage Madison


 

Journey back 15 years and learn how fantastic finds from Madison, WI, have fared in today’s market. Highlights include an 1875 Norwegian Hardanger fiddle, Winsor McCay comic art and an Eanger Irving Couse oil. See which item doubled in value to $80,000-$100,000.

 

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW
Vintage Las Vegas

 

Look back at memorable items appraised in Las Vegas in 2000. Highlights include
a collection of magic memorabilia, ca. 1925, a Shearer chest of drawers and an
album of John Thomson photos. Which item’s value jumped from $15,000-$20,000 to
$35,000-$45,000?

 

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW
Vintage Tulsa

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW Vintage Tulsa

 

Air date: Mon., July 6, 8:00 pm

 

Discover how values have changed for appraisals from 15 years ago. Highlights
include a Navajo chief’s blanket, a Connecticut secretary and chair and a 1924
Charles Russell watercolor. Learn which item is now worth $125,000-$135,000.

 

CURIOUS TRAVELER
Curious About…New York City

 

This series takes viewers on an enriching and entertaining “field trip for grown-ups” to some of the most intriguing European and North American cities in the world. Entertainment journalist Christine Van Blokland brings her passion and genuine curiosity for the arts, quirky characters, storytelling, and lifelong learning to this new series. In each location, Christine explores the hidden histories in their art, architecture, museums, monuments, houses of worship and city parks.

 

Curious About…New York City
Why are the constellations backwards in Grand Central? Why are there acorns all over the place? Why does the Great Hall at the Met look like the Baths of Caracalla? Why is there a golden Diana statue in the middle of the Met, and what does that have to do with the General Sherman statue by The Plaza? Why is Rockefeller Center’s Atlas statue permanently grimacing at St. Patrick’s Cathedral? And what does he have to do with the Pieta inside? Christine tries to find out.

 

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