The proposed work from the African art department is “Elephant Headress.”

High Hosts Second Annual Collectors’ Evening to Help Build the Museum’s Permanent Collection

  • January 05, 2011

  The High Museum of Art will host the second annual Collectors’ Evening on Friday, January 28. The event, instituted in 2010 to build and improve the Museum’s permanent ...

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, opened its $504 million Art of the Americas Wing in Nov.  2010.

2010 in Review: Most Popular Art & Antiques News on ARTFIXdaily

  • December 30, 2010

  Top 5 most-read ArtWire press releases of 2010: 1. RARE MUSEUM QUALITY MASTERPIECES AT TEFAF MAASTRICHT MARCH 12-21, 2010 2. Legendary Street Artists Mear One, Kofie, Retna, and El ...

Artist Maud Earl painted works for Queen Victoria and Queen Alexandra.  Her painting by Maud Earl shows the black Labrador Peter of Faskally, father of 32 field trial champions and the original blood line for all present day Chocolate Labradors.

Bonhams to Sell Painting of the Father of all Chocolate Labradors

  • December 30, 2010

A painting by Maud Earl showing the black Labrador Peter of Faskally, father of 32 field trial champions and the original blood line for all present day Chocolate Labradors, is to be a highlight of ...

A.  Elmer Crowell (1862-1952), East Harwich, MA, Hudsonian Curlew, c.  1915, Estimate: $60/90,000

Important Decoys On Offer at Copley's Winter Sale

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  • December 15, 2010

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – On January 17, Copley Fine Art Auctions will conduct its first Winter Sale, offering 430 lots of top-notch American paintings, decoys and related folk art. Chairman and CEO ...

An Edwardian lady’s platinum, diamond and seed pearl pendant watch by Vacheron & Constantin took center stage and sold to a phone bidder for $28,200.

Jewelry Dazzles at Weschler's; Australian & Indonesian Works of Art Have a Solid Performance

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  • December 28, 2010

On Saturday, December 4th, the Jewelry, Coins & Watches, American & European Fine Art and 20th Century Decorative Arts sessions gave a solid performance at Weschler’s, totaling over ...

Sale 2413, Lot 56 A Magnificent Silver and Mixed-Metal Gourd-Form Tray Designed by Edward C.  Moore.  Mark Of Tiffany & Co., New York, Circa 1878 31½ in.  (80 cm.) long; 263 oz.  (8,184 gr.) gross weight.  Estimate: $200,000 - $300,000 and Sale 2413, Lot 59 A Fine Silver and Mixed-Metal Centerpiece Designed by Edward C.  Moore.  Mark of Tiffany & Co., New York, Circa 1880.  19½ in.  long (49.5 cm.) long; 128 oz.  (3,987 gr.) gross weight.  Estimate: $80,000 - $120,000.

Americana Week 2011 at Christie's

  • December 27, 2010

Christie’s New York is pleased to announce Americana Week 2011, a fortnight of sales and viewings devoted to American craftsmanship in all its forms, including important furniture, folk art, ...

Robert Kushner, September Wildflower Convocation 2010.  Oil on canvas with gold leaf 72 x 72 inches.  Courtesy DC Moore Gallery.

DC Moore Gallery relocates to 535 West 22nd Street

  • December 21, 2010

DC Moore Gallery is pleased to announce that we are relocating to 535 West 22nd Street.  The spacious new gallery opens on February 3, 2011. The move to a dynamic new location in Chelsea ...

Santa Barbara's Channel Islands Through Oak, April 1915

40 DAYS & 40 NIGHTS: Eighty Paintings by Lockwood de Forest (1850 – 1932)

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  • December 16, 2010

  Sullivan Goss – An American Gallery presents a new exhibition, accompanied by two new publications (De Forest’s Santa Barbara and Collecting Moonlight: The Night Paintings of Lockwood de ...

Laura Woodward's (1834-1926) "Palm Beach Trail" is part of an exhibition of the artist's work, timed for the celebration of the Town of Palm Beach Centennial, at Edward and Deborah Pollack Fine Art in Palm Beach, Florida.

Retrospective of the work of Laura Woodward (1834-1926), the pioneer artist of Palm Beach

  • December 16, 2010

In celebration of the Town of Palm Beach Centennial, a retrospective of the work of Laura Woodward (1834-1926), the pioneer artist of Palm Beach who inspired its development, will be held at ...

Tony Fusco of Fusco and Four with Diane Riva, Frank Kaminski and Mary Westcott of Kaminski Auctions

Kaminski Debuts New State-of-the-Art Auction Facility With Grand Opening Party

  • December 16, 2010

Kaminski Auctions, one of Massachusetts’ premier auction houses, celebrated the Grand Opening of a new state-of-the-art auction gallery Friday, November 26, 2010.  Hundreds of fine art and ...

Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait (1819-1905), Guarding the Catch, oil on canvas, 24.5 by 29.5 inches, Estimate: $125/175,000

Important American Paintings and Prints to be offered by Copley Fine Art Auctions

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  • December 15, 2010

On January 17, Copley Fine Art Auctions will conduct its first Winter Sale, offering 430 lots of top-notch American paintings, decoys and related folk art. The first lot will cross the block at 11 ...

Thomas Cole (1801–1848) Catskill Creek, N.Y., 1845 Oil on canvas New-York Historical Society, The Robert L.  Stuart Collection, S-157

Amon Carter Museum of American Art’s 2011 Special Exhibition Schedule

  • December 15, 2010

Amon Carter Museum of American Art Director Ron Tyler announced today the special exhibition schedule for 2011, the museum’s 50th Anniversary year. From magnificent landscape paintings of the ...

Elizabeth Enders, Ocean Blue Memory, 2009, oil on canvas, 60 x 60 in.

Elizabeth Enders: Recent Paintings and Watercolors on view at diane birdsall gallery, January 8th through February 19th, 2011

  • December 14, 2010

diane birdsall gallery is pleased to announce its newest exhibition and sale of recent work by New York artist and New London native Elizabeth Enders. An opening reception for Elizabeth Enders: ...

Thomas Hart Benton's "Swing Your Partner,' 1945.  From Questroyal Fine Art.

ART AND ANTIQUE DEALERS LEAGUE OF AMERICA (AADLA) ANNOUNCES NEW SPRING SHOW NYC AT PARK AVENUE ARMORY TO BENEFIT THE ASPCA, APRIL 27, 2011

  • December 13, 2010

The Art and Antique Dealers League of America (AADLA) has announced that the opening night benefit preview for its inaugural Spring Show NYC, at the Park Avenue Armory on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 ...

Catlin's North American Indian Portfolio.  Hunting Scenes and Amusements of the Rocky Mountains and Praries of America.  London: Geo.  Catlin, 1844.  Sold for $91,000.

Bonhams Sets New Records Totaling Over $4 Million With 100% of Lots Sold At American Experience Sale

  • December 09, 2010

Bonhams' "American Experience: 1630-1890" auction on Thursday, December 2, 2010, was a huge success totaling over $4 million with 100% of the lots sold; several lots reaching world record prices. ...