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Antiques, Furnishings + Decorative Arts (Live Online)

Jul 12

Course Details

Date Monday, July 12, 2021 to Saturday, July 17, 2021
Time 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM (Central)
Location Live Online
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$1,400.00 before July 04, 2021
Contact Sami Baron
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The Antiques, Furnishings + Decorative Arts Course provides information necessary to properly identify and value items within the broad category of antiques and residential contents. Focus is on skill building around analysis of construction and manufacturing; as well as identification of quality, age, and design characteristics of periods and styles. Concepts discussed in class will be reinforced with hands-on exercises. Research, identification, inspection and report writing tips for the appraiser are also discussed.

Course sections include:

  • furniture (English/American focus)
  • ceramics
  • glass
  • silver
  • toys and dolls
  • prints
  • books
  • textiles
  • vintage fashions
  • general household contents 
  • and others

For the first time ever, ISA is now offering the Antiques, Furnishings, and Decorative Arts (AFDA) Course, Live Online. The AFDA Course is 6 days (July 12-17, 2021), from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m CST, Monday-Friday, with the exam given on Saturday. Students need to be present online throughout the entire course in order to receive credit. The exam will be given remotely on the final day of the course, administered through ProctorU.

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