Articles and information on collecting chess sets.


Article we prepared for Spain's antique journal 'SigloXX1 Subastas'; February 2005 : Antique Chess Set Market

Article in the New York Times: The Fine Art of Chess Pieces

Some thoughts on how to start collecting : Collecting Antique Chess Sets 101

Some thoughts on chess set restoration and condition issues: Condition and Restoration 101

Issues to be aware of when buying sets online: Buyer Beware

Article on Indian sets : A Brief Overview Of Antique Indian Sets

Article on English sets : An Overview Of English playing sets 1750-1850

How to take photos of chess sets: Chess Photography

Article on the provenance of antique chess sets Chess Collector Article

Article for Dec 2007 Chess Collector Magazine Chess Collector Article

Article from Art and Auctions Magazine Connoisseur Article

NEW Frank Camaratta detailed articles on Staunton Chessmen (thank you Frank for your contribution) Staunton Chessmen


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