Leonard Lauder on collecting art, as quoted in the New York Times (4/10/13)

Leonard Lauder on collecting art, as quoted in the New York Times (4/10/13)

“You can’t put together a good collection unless you are focused, disciplined, tenacious and willing to pay more than you can possibly afford,” Mr. Lauder said… “Whenever I considered buying anything, I would step back and ask myself, does this make the cut?” The sentiment…

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PHILATELIC INSPIRED QUOTES

PHILATELIC INSPIRED QUOTES

  The pleasure lies in a certain special way of using one’s mind. Stamp collecting is a hobby for busy, purposeful, ambitious people – because, in patterns, it has the essential elements of a career, but transposed to a clearly delimited, intensely private world…. A…

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Great Wines

Great Wines

Seems that people who collect rare stamps also love to drink great wine. Here are a few bottles I recently shared with my clients and a colleague. These wonderful wines were from our collective cellars. It was a truly stellar evening. We did not trade…

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  • Sonny Hagendorf and Gordon Eubanks (member of Council of Philatelists and prominent stamp collector) at the Ground Breaking for the new construction of the National Postal Museum


  • Sonny Hagendorf (5th from right) with the Council of Philatelists at the Ground breaking of the National Postal Museum

Ground breaking of the National Postal Museum

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ROCKERS COLLECT STAMPS

ROCKERS COLLECT STAMPS

Sophie Ellis-Bextor Collects Stamps by WENN | 20 December 2007 Picture: Sophie Ellis-Bextor leaving the Dom Perignon party held at the Langham Hotel London, England – 26.02.08 The Murder on the Dancefloor singer admitted that her beloved collection would be one of the first things she would save, apart…

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