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This edition: Peter Schaffer, Co-Owner, A La Vieille Russie

Episode Details

Original tape date: May 16, 2013.

First aired: June 10, 2013.

The elegant antiques gallery, A La Vieille Russie, was founded in Kiev, in 1851, selling silver, icons, chalices. The gallery relocated to Paris in 1920 and to New York in 1934, where in 1961, this multi-generational, family business found its present location on Fifth Avenue. Peter Schaffer, Michael Stoler's guest, Paul Schaffer and Dr. Mark Schaffer continue to deal in Russian art and Russian history; A La Vieille Russie is recognized as the leader in the market for Faberge and Russian Imperial treasures.

Guest List

Peter Schaffer Co-Owner, A La Vieille Russie

Michael Stoler Host, The Stoler Report