Arts
9:23 am
Wed January 22, 2014

Antiques Roadshow visits Baton Rouge, LA on Monday, the 17th at 7 pm

In Baton Rouge, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW host Mark L. Walberg joins appraiser Leigh Keno at Magnolia Mound Plantation to learn about Campeche chairs. Highlights include a French Art Deco diamond and platinum ring, ca. 1930, purchased at auction for $30 as cubic zirconia and now valued at $25,000 to $35,000; a copy of the book The History of Magic, with an inscription from the owner’s old college roommate — Jim Morrison of The Doors; and four Rembrandt and James McNeill Whistler etchings that were collected by the guest’s father from around 1940 to 1960 and are appraised for $100,000.

Antiques Roadshow airs on Mondays at 7:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m on channel 3-2 and at 7:00 p.m. and midnight on channel 3-1.

Todd Weyman (right) appraises a collection of Rembrandt and Whistler etchings for $100,000 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Todd Weyman (right) appraises a collection of Rembrandt and Whistler etchings for $100,000 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.