ALVR Winter Catalog Mailing List
It’s that time of the year! Our annual catalog will be arriving soon! If you’d like to get our little book of jewels and Fabergé, there’s still time to sign up for our mailing list. We promise only to send you … Continue reading →
Gem Gossip Visits ALVR
The lovely Gem Gossip came to visit us recently! We enjoyed showing her some of our favorite pieces. Read about her visit here.
Gem Gossip Interviews ALVR
Jewelry blog Gem Gossip recently featured a Q & A with ALVR. Read about our collection and our views on the antique jewelry industry.
ALVR in Family Office Elite Magazine
A La Vieille Russie is featured in the Spring 2016 issue of Family Office Elite Magazine. Read about the Rothschild family office and their Fabergé patronage.
ALVR in Yahoo! Style
A selection of ALVR’s jewels have recently been featured in “Romancing the Stone” by Yahoo! Style, “a month by month guide to the most beautiful stones for giving and getting.” Each month features a coordinated spread of jewels and flowers … Continue reading →
Engagement Rings: Interview and Live Tweet with Antiques Roadshow
Learn more about antique engagement rings from A La Vieille Russie. And tune in to watch Mark Schaffer on ROADSHOW in Baton Rouge, February 17, 2014, on your local PBS station. Mark will be live tweeting with Antiques Roadshow from … Continue reading →
ALVR at Maastricht/TEFAF reported by Blouin Art Info
New-York based art and antique gallery A La Vieille Russie (ALVR) is preparing to exhibit a cross-section of its inventory at the world-renowned European Fine Art Fair (TEFAF) in the Netherlands. Among the works to be shown will be is … Continue reading →
До конца ноября в Нью-Йоркеработает выставка, на которой можно увидеть экспонаты частной коллекции семьи потомственных ювелиров. Среди них — знаменитые пасхальные яйца Фаберже, которые делались по заказу российского царского двора. Первое яйцо было изготовлено в конце XIX века по заказу Александра … Continue reading →
1stDibs on The Sandoz Collection at ALVR
On Location: Mechanical Wonders At A La Vieille Russie Through November 26, 2011 Anthony Barzilay Freund A remarkable Swiss collection of priceless bejeweled automatons alights in New York, at A La Vieille Russie, for its first public showing in more … Continue reading →
Toys of Gold – The New York Times, October 27, 2011
Last week an entourage of 30 people … unloaded … jeweled gold windup toys at A La Vieille Russie gallery on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan. The pieces had just arrived from Switzerland, where most of them were manufactured in the … Continue reading →
A La Vieille Roboterie? – Artnet.com
Leave it to the Schaffer family, heirs to the 160-year-old A La Vieille Russie, located at the corner of Central Park on Fifth Avenue smack dab next door to the Sherry Netherland Hotel, to sport the nation’s most enticing decorative … Continue reading →
Miracles in Motion – Forbes.com
Clockwork Toys of Philosophers and Czars, Automata Retain their Power to Astonish. In the Russia of Czar Nicholas II, no secret was more closely guarded than the surprises inside the precious eggs he gave to his wife and mother each … Continue reading →