“Landhaus im Norden,” a 1925 oil on paper by Swiss artist Paul Klee, could bring $400/600,000 during the Clars Feb 5-6, 2011 fine art auction in Oakland, CA…

Notable Names Highlight Clars February 2011 Auction

  • January 27, 2011

Paul Klee, William Keith, Edward H. Bohlin and Queen Elizabeth I Will Attract Collectors to Oakland Auctioneer’s Two-Day Fine Arts & Antiques Sale. Clars auctioneers, appraising and selling ...

Ellis Boston Antiques Show

Initial Exhibitor Roster Announced For The Ellis Boston Antiques Show Slated For October 13-16, 2011 at The Cyclorama

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  • January 25, 2011

Following their announcement that they will relaunch The Ellis Boston Antiques Show on October 13-16, 2011 at The Cyclorama, Boston Center for The Arts, the show's producers, Tony Fusco and Robert ...

An Unusual American Silver Teapot Engraved with Hunters in a Landscape, Jacob Hurd, Boston, circa 1750 that more than doubled its pre-sale high estimate to sell for $278,500.

Americana Week Brings $14.4 Million at Sotheby's

  • January 24, 2011

Sotheby’s Americana Week concluded with a 3-day auction total of $14.4 million, comfortably above the cumulative low estimate of $11.5 million. The sales brought significant prices for American ...

Chintz star quilt from Laura Fisher, NYC.

Seeing Stars; Star Quilts Abound in NYC at FISHER HERITAGE and at AFAM

  • January 16, 2011

  Stimulated by the American Folk Art Museum’s graphic exhibition of antique quilts called “Super Stars” now on view at their Lincoln Square location, NYC Americana dealer Laura Fisher ...

About 9, 1976.  Acrylic on canvas.

HASSEL SMITH (1915 - 2007) Upending Orthodoxy

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  • January 14, 2011

  Sullivan Goss – An American Gallery presents Hassel Smith: UPENDING ORTHODOXY (1915 - 2007) on view through April 3, 2011. For the Gallery's second exhibition from the Estate of Bay Area ...

Frederic Edwin Church (1826-1900) The Heart of the Andes, 1859.  Oil on canvas.  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Bequest of Margaret E.  Dows, 1909 (09.95)

THREE SIGNIFICANT SCHOLARS PRESENT FRESH LOOK AT THE HUDSON RIVER SCHOOL MOVEMENT with panel discussion at AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL FINE ART FAIR – PALM BEACH, FL, FEB 7TH 2011

  • January 13, 2011

  The American International Fine Art Fair will host a panel discussion on the Hudson River School featuring three esteemed scholars of American Art. Titled A Fresh Look at the Hudson River ...

Transcending Vision: American Impressionism, 1870-1940, on view May 14 – September 25, 2011, includes Childe Hassam's Old House, East Hampton, 1917.  Oil on canvas, 20 x 30 in.  Bank of America Collection.

Crocker Art Museum Presents Summer of Impressionism in 2011

  • January 13, 2011

The Crocker Art Museum will present a series of exhibitions this summer showcasing the journey of Impressionism from France to the U.S.  With a strong emphasis on landscape paintings, the ...

Sculptor Edmonia Lewis

Sculptor's Death Unearthed: Edmonia Lewis Died in 1907

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  • January 09, 2011

9 January 2011 PRESS RELEASE (2 pages) SCULPTOR’S DEATH UNEARTHED: EDMONIA LEWIS DIED IN LONDON IN 1907 Contact: Marilyn Richardson 508 Belmont St. Watertown, MA 02472 ...

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ILLUSTRIOUS DESIGNERS, NEW COLLECTORS AND PHILANTHROPISTS GATHER AT YOUNG COLLECTORS NIGHT AT THE WINTER ANTIQUES SHOW

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  • January 12, 2011

On Thursday, January 27th, East Side House Settlement (ESH, www.eastsidehouse.org) will host the annual Young Collectors Night at the Winter Antiques Show at the Park Avenue Armory. This ...

From the Loan Exhibition presented by Historic Charleston Foundation at the Winter Antiques Show is Thomas Sully's Mrs.  Robert Gilmor, Jr.  (Sarah Reeve Ladson), 1823, Oil on canvas, 91.6 x 71.8 cm (36 1/8 x 28 1/4 in.).  Gibbes Museum of Art/Carolina Art Association.

WINTER ANTIQUES SHOW CELEBRATES ITS 57TH YEAR WITH THREE NEW EXHIBITORS AND A LOAN EXHIBITION FROM HISTORIC CHARLESTON FOUNDATION

  • January 11, 2011

The Winter Antiques Show celebrates its 57th year as America's most prestigious antiques show, providing museums, established collectors, dealers, design professionals and first-time buyers with ...

Colin Campbell Cooper, Garden View, Santa Barbara.  Oil on board, 14 1/4 x 17 1/4 inches.  George Stern Fine Arts.

LOS ANGELES ART SHOW RETURNS TO THE LOS ANGELES CONVENTION CENTER JANUARY 19-23

  • January 11, 2011

The 16th Annual Los Angeles Art Show returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center January 19-23, 2011. Presented by the Fine Art Dealers Association (FADA) and KR Martindale Show Management this ...

Deborah Kass, Silver Deb, 2000.

The Heckscher Museum of Art Presents Identity Crisis: Authenticity, Attribution and Appropriation

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  • January 10, 2011

The Heckscher Museum of Art is pleased to present Identity Crisis: Authenticity, Attribution and Appropriation.  This exceptional exhibition which opens on January 15, 2011 and runs through ...

Sculptor's Death Unearthed: Edmonia Lewis Died in 1907

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  • January 09, 2011

Cultural historian Marilyn Richardson has solved one of the persistent mysteries of American art history: where and when did the sculptor Edmonia Lewis die? The answer is, London, England, on 17 ...

18th C.  Continental Commode - 1 of 2

Clarke's 2011 Inaugural Auction - Sunday, January 9th, 2:00 pm Eastern

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  • January 07, 2011

Four Hundred and Seventy-Five lots to include Avni Arbas collection, 19th C oils including JV Bertin; 1914 African-American; Gilt Bronze and Champleve candelabra; Tiffany and Settepass candelabra; ...

Jasper Johns, "0-9," 1960; Graphite and wash on paper, 8 x 13 inches

Black and White and Painted Over: The Katonah Museum of Art Presents Drawn/Taped/Burned: Abstraction on Paper January 23 through May 1, 2011

  • Katonah Museum of Art
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  • January 03, 2011

  It’s time to draw the line on your preconceptions about abstract art.  Drawn/Taped/Burned: Abstraction on Paper, the newest exhibition at the Katonah Museum of Art, features modern ...