'Lady Lilith', (detail) 1868, by Dante C.G.  Rossetti (1828-82) .News Feed

Delaware Art Museum Receives $1.7 Million in Gifts

ArtfixDaily / October 29th, 2014

The Delaware Art Museum has received three gifts totaling $1.7 million to fully endow the museum’s Curator of the Bancroft Collection of Pre-Raphaelite Art. Currently under sanctions...

Horace Pippin (1888-1946) Harmonizing, 1944, oil on fabric.  Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Ohio.  Gift of Joseph and Enid Bissett, 1964Calendar

Horace Pippin: The Way I See It

Chadds Ford / April 25 - July 19, 2015

The Brandywine River Museum of Art presents the first major exhibition of the works of Horace Pippin (1888-1946) in more than 20 years. Over 60 works will be borrowed from American museums, universities and private collections. An...

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Important American Paintings, Volume XV: Now

Questroyal Fine Art Blog / October 3rd, 2014 15:38

Our typically atypical catalogue Hardbound, 132 pages, 50 color plates With a year full of headlines on the dizzying state of the contemporary art market, Questroyal Fine Art continues to champion the importance and value of...

Grateful Dead poster 1966

Grateful Dead's First Truck Could Fetch $500K at Auction

ArtfixDaily / October 29th, 2014

A 1960s counterculture icon comes to auction in the form of a rediscovered 1949 Studebaker truck that served as the Grateful Dead's first vehicle.

Rendering of the Munch Museum, Oslo, designed by Herreros.

Plans Finally Approved for a New Munch Museum in Oslo

News in English / October 28th, 2014

Oslo city officials have finally given the green light to a contested new Munch Museum project.

View of Edith O’Donnell Arts and Technology Building, from design architect STUDIOS.

Focus on Art and Technology Propels New Institute of Art History at UT Dallas

Dallas News / October 28th, 2014

The Edith O’Donnell Institute of Art History is set to be launched on Wednesday at the University of Texas at Dallas. A $17 million gift from ...

Francis Bacon’s 1969 triptych "Three Studies of Lucian Freud" sold at Christie's in 2013 for $142.4 million, an all-time record for a work of art at auction.

Francis Bacon Art Foundation Launched in Monaco

ArtfixDaily / October 28th, 2014

Prince Albert of Monaco inaugurated the Francis Bacon MB Art Foundation on Tuesday. The new private non-profit institute's opening...

Mallett's booth at the 2014 San Francisco Fall Antiques Show.  Brodie Neill's Glacier Chair at center.

Gold Rush at the San Francisco Fall Antiques Show

ArtfixDaily / October 27th, 2014

A six-pound gold nugget and an 800-pound glass chair were big draws at a dazzling edition of the San Francisco Fall Antiques Show over the weekend. An unnamed buyer rushed in for...

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  • Guy C.  Wiggins (1883 - 1962) Winter Along Central Park.  Signed, Guy Wiggins, NA, lower right, titled and signed again, verso, oil on canvas, 30" x 25".  The Cooley Gallery at the Armory Antique Show.
  • Marsden Hartley (1877-1943) Blue Mountain, New Mexico, 1918.  Pastel on paper 17 x 27 1/2 inches.  James Reinish & Associates, Inc.
  • Ammi Phillips.  Portrait of a Winsome Young Girl in Red with Green Slippers, Dog and Bird.  Est.  $300/500,000.
  • LOUIS VALTAT, Vase de Fleurs, Oil on canvas, 21 3/8 x 25 ¾ inches (54.3 x 65.4 cm), Schiller & Bodo European Paintings
  • Mary Cassatt (1845-1926) Children Playing with a Cat, 1908.  Oil on canvas, 32 x 39 ½ inches.  Courtesy of John H.  Surovek Gallery.
  • Frank Weston Benson (1862-1951) Summer Day, 1911.  Oil on canvas, 36 1/8 x 32 1/8 in.  (91.8 x 81.6 cm).  Courtesy Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas.  Photography by Dwight Primiano.  © Estate of Frank Weston Benson / Licensed by Faith Andrews Bedford, St.  Petersburg, FL
  • The Dancers, by Arthur Frank Mathews (1869-1945), oil on board, City of Monterey deHaven/Jacks Collection.
  • Catalogue cover featuring a detail of William Frederick de Haas (1830–1880), Fishermen Off Beavertail Light, 1875.
  • Dale Chihuly, Lime Green Icicle Tower, installed in the Shapiro Family Courtyard at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
  • Lockwood de Forest's (1850 - 1932) Full Moon Over Sea, 1906, is part of an exhibition of the artist's work at Sullivan Goss Gallery in Santa Barbara, CA., January 6-April 11, 2011.
  • Snowy Owls from John James Audubon's Birds of America at Sotheby's Dec.  7 London auction.
  • Charles Courtney Curran (American, 1861-1942) Breakfast for Three, 1909.  Oil on canvas, 20 x 30 inches.  Gift of the West Foundation in honor of Gudmund Vigtel 2010.117.  High Museum of Art.
  • At Bonhams is Everett Shinn (American, 1876-1953) The Singer, 1920.  Pastel on paper, 13 x 16 1/2in.  Estimate: $100,000 - 150,000
  • Frank Vining Smith, The Seventh Wave, 1942.  Oil on canvas, 40 x 60 in.  Private Collection.
  • Winslow Homer (1836-1910), Croquet Players, 1865.
  • Willard L.  Metcalf's (1858–1925) Poppy Field (Landscape at Giverny), 1886.  Oil on canvas, 10 5/8 x 18 5/16 inches.  Inscribed on verso: La Maison de Claude Monet Giverny.  Looking across from the end of my garden W.  L.  Metcalf
  • John Marin American (1856-1915) The Times Tower, West 42nd Street, circa 1909-10 Watercolor on paper, 12 x 9 inches.  Courtesy of Thomas Colville Fine Art.
  • Arcature Fine Art
  • Eduard Charlemont Austrian, 1848-1906 Artist in his Studio 1890 signed and dated lower right: Ed.  Charlemont 1890 oil on cradled panel 36 x 28 ½ inches 46 x 38 inches framed Schiller & Bodo European Paintings
  • photo l.a.  2010
  • Master of the Johnson Assumption (Tuscany, active c.1485-1515), Madonna and Child with Young Saint John the Baptist, Tondo, tempera on panel.  Diameter: 88.5 cm, 34⅞ ins
  • Artist: Hu Li Title: Backward Backward Courtesy of MR Gallery