NEW LAMPS FOR OLD
by Brook S. Mason
The Winter Antiques Show
, long known for its traditional Americana -- the brown furniture favored by our original colonists, Chinese Export porcelain coveted for fine dining by 18th-century Americans and early Yankee flags, sometimes seen today with mega prices -- boasts a new guise for its 55th installment, currently on view at the Park Avenue Armory
in New York, Jan. 23-Feb. 1, 2009.