Category Archives: Antiques

October 27

Top 5 historical shops

Five historical shops in Lisbon you must visit

February 20

Jorge Welsh

The best gallery in town to find works of art related to oriental porcelain. Owners Jorge Welsh and Luísa Vinhais have galleries in London and Lisbon and are internationally recognised specialists in oriental porcelain and art relating to the Portuguese colonisation of Africa, Asia, India, China and Japan. All pieces come with an illustrated certificate of description. http://www.jorgewelsh.com/

February 15

AR-PAB

The quintessential store for unique objects, opened by art-antiques lovers Álvaro Roquette and Pedro Aguiar Branco. Pieces include 16th-18th century Chinese porcelain containers, a pair of 17th century German agate candlesticks, a 17th century German agate casket with silver mounts and a 17th century silver-gilded, mounted Emu egg shell from Italy…and that’s just for starters! http://www.pab.pt/index.php?lang=en  

February 13

Isabel Lopes da Silva

Isabel has a special flair for the high-style ceramics, glassware, silver and gold artworks and jewelry of the 1920s to 70s.

January 31

Antiquário do Chiado

For more than a century, this bookstore has searched for its clients books or manuscripts with great interest and rarity and found them in the best state of conservation. In the sequence of this work, Antiquário do Chiado are suppliers for many museums and collections throughout the country. http://www.antiquariodochiado.com/