Since childhood, identical twins Leigh Keno and Leslie Keno, familiar to millions from their appearances on Antiques Roadshow, have devoted their lives to the field of antique American furniture and have had a passion for discovering unexpected rarities. When they were teens they went to flea markets with their parents; today they are sought out by wealthy collectors and are at home in the world's top auction houses. Here, in this stunning program, the brothers describe their most fascinating treasure hunts and extraordinary discoveries, demonstrating that even today rare and precious antiques can be found anywhere.
Accompanied by a colorful cast of characters including colleagues, connoisseurs, and amateur collectors, Leigh and Leslie take you behind the scenes of the world of antiques, reliving the thrill of the hunt and revealing the secrets of their trade. Along with their experience and expertise, they share their love and appreciation of fine craftsmanship and beauty.
Hidden Treasures will inspire you to take a second look at your own neglected family heirlooms and dust-covered relics. This audiobook is a joy to listen to, a useful reference, and a valuable find.
©2000 by Leigh and Leslie Keno, All Rights Reserved; (P)2000 Time Warner AudioBooks, a Division of Time Warner Trade Publishing