As the longest-running price guide and the most trusted name in antique and collectibles, the 44th edition of Warman's Guide to Antiques & Collectibles features more than 1,500 images and 6,000 listings. It brings a fresh, 21st century- perspective that honestly assesses the market and looks at the best categories for investment-everything from fine art and ceramics to space memorabilia and couture. "Future of the Market" reports share what's hot, what's not and where the experts are putting their money.
Top names in the trade weigh in on key categories:
Writer/editor Catherine Saunders-Watson looks at antique toys.
Auctioneer Dan Murphy explores mechanical banks.
Appraiser/author Caroline Ashleigh asses the market for western wear and memorabilia.
Writer Noah Fleisher presents all-new categories on space memorabilia and illustrator art.
Author Kathy Flood updates the chapter on fine and costume/jewelry.
Values are based on real-world results thanks to dozens of contributing auctions houses from coast to coast.
About the Author
Mark F. Moran is Senior Editor, Antiques and Collectibles Books, for Krause Publications and is the author of more than 25 titles on antiques and collectibles. Moran has held positions as contributing editor to Antique Trader Magazine, editor of Antique Review East Magazine, and as producer of Atlantique City, an nationally-recognized antique show held in Atlantic City, N.J. In addition to his editorial duties, Moran is an appraiser for Collect.Com Auctions and is a host and speaker for several Collect.Com seminars.