The November 8th, 300-lot Los Angeles-based sale will feature pieces from François Linke and Paul Sormani, KPM and Meissen porcelain, beautiful examples of gilt bronze and lighting fixtures as well as a discerning selection of furniture, decorative and fine arts from across Europe.

Style on Sunset : 'Grand Salon' Elegance to Highlight Sunset Estate Auction in November

  • October 28, 2009

Style on Sunset: 'Grand Salon' Elegance to Highlight Sunset Estate Auction in November at Bonhams & Butterfields International fine arts auctioneers, Bonhams & Butterfields is pleased ...

Armchair, 1763-1767, Origin: England, London (probably)

New eMuseum feeds history hunger and antiques appetites

  • Colonial Williamsburg
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  • October 27, 2009

The history-hungry and antiques aficionados can now browse online the collections of The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. The collections database with images, descriptions and object histories is ...

Amy Simon's a different STATE of Mind is on view at Andrea Meislin Gallery in New York.

Amy Simon: a different STATE of mind

  • Andrea Meislin Gallery
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  • October 25, 2009

Andrea Meislin Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of a different STATE of mind, Amy Simon's first exhibition since joining the Gallery. Simon's work is also currently on view at the 53rd ...

Edward Ruscha (American, born 1937) Standard Station (E.  5), 1966, Estimate: $30,000-40,000

Pop Goes Art at Bonhams & Butterfields: Works by Ruscha and Warhol to Highlight Fall Auction of Fine Prints in November

  • Bonhams
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  • October 19, 2009

International auctioneers Bonhams & Butterfields is pleased to offer Fine Prints on November 3, 2009.  Simulcast between the San Francisco and Los Angeles salesrooms, the auction will ...

Seymour Joseph Guy (American, 1824-1910) The garland makers.  Oil on panel, 13 1/4 x 10 1/4in.  Estimate: $3,000 - 5,000

Property of a Gentle Lady: Estate of Noted Orange County Philanthropist Elizabeth Colyear Vincent on Offer in November

  • Bonhams
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  • October 15, 2009

Bonhams & Butterfields is pleased to announce the November 8, 2009 auction of The Estate of Elizabeth Colyear Vincent, Newport Beach, California.  Assembled over the course of a ...

Charles Sheeler (1883–1965), Conversation—Sky and Earth, 1940, Oil on canvas, Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, Texas 2009.7

Landmark Sheeler Painting Acquired by Amon Carter Museum

  • Amon Carter Museum
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  • October 12, 2009

The Amon Carter Museum announces that it has acquired a major American painting by the artist Charles Sheeler: Conversation—Sky and Earth, painted in 1940. “This superb example of Sheeler’s work ...

William Tylee Ranney (American, 1813–1857) Advice on the Prairie, ca.  1853 Oil on canvas; 38 3/4 x 55 1/4 in.  (98.4 x 140.3 cm) Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody, Wyoming, Gift of Mrs.  J.  Maxwell Moran (10.91)

American Stories Exhibition to Open on Columbus Day

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
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  • October 7, 2009

The public's first opportunity to visit the landmark exhibition American Stories: Paintings of Everyday Life 1765-1915 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art will be October 12 (Columbus Day), the ...

Jay Hall Connaway, 1893 - 1970, Monhegan, 1937, oil on canvas, 24 x 18 inches.  Lent by William D.  Hamill

Paintings by Jay Connaway on view at the Portland Museum of Art

  • Portland Museum of Art
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  • October 6, 2009

This fall the Portland Museum of Art explores the art of Jay Hall Connaway (1893–1970) in the first major museum exhibition since his death. Moods of Nature: Jay Connaway and the Landscape of ...

Susan Grossman, Run 2009, pastel & charcoal, 66 x 79 in.

SUSAN GROSSMAN, New Drawings

  • DFN Gallery
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  • October 5, 2009

DFN Gallery is pleased to present New Drawings by Susan Grossman, featuring both small and large-scale charcoal and pastel images of New York City street scenes, Central Park landscapes, and ...

The first major retrospective of Charles Marion Russell's work, this exhibition features more than 60 important artworks, plus a selection of personal objects that portray the artist in his own words and images.  Shown here: Self-Portrait, 1900, Charles Marion Russell.  Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody, Wyoming (98.60), gift of the Charles Ulrick and Josephine Bay Foundation, Inc.  Carson's Men, 1913, Charles Marion Russell.  Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, Oklahoma (0137.2245).

Masterworks of Charles M. Russell, Allen True’s West, Embrace! Insider Moments and other October highlights

  • Denver Art Museum
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  • September 26, 2009

This October, explore the West through two new exhibitions at the Denver Art Museum (DAM). On October 17, The Masterworks of Charles M. Russell: A Retrospective of Paintings and Sculpture, ...

Winslow Homer, Croquet Scene, 1866, Art Institute of Chicago.

American Stories: Paintings of Everyday Life, 1765–1915, at Metropolitan Museum of Art

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
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  • September 8, 2009

From the decade before the Revolutionary War to the eve of World War I, many of America's most revered artists captured the temperament of their respective eras on canvas. They recorded and defined ...

Herman Maril, Red Boat, 1959, oil on canvas, 20" x 30", Collection of Christopher Partick

Exhibition Celebrating the Centennial of Baltimore Artist Herman Maril's Birth at The Walters Art Museum

  • Walters Art Museum
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  • August 26, 2009

Baltimore—Herman Maril is widely recognized as the quintessential Maryland painter of the mid-twentieth century. To commemorate his 100th birthday, the Walters is honoring Maril's ...

Barbra Streisand's collection at Julien's this fall.

JULIEN'S AUCTIONS TO OFFER PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BARBRA STREISAND BENEFITING THE STREISAND FOUNDATION

  • Julien's Auctions
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  • August 16, 2009

Julien’s Auctions to offer property from the Collection of Barbra Streisand, the multi-award-winning international star, in a live and online auction at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif. ...

Paintings by Galen Mercer

Paintings by Galen Mercer at Stephen O'Brien Jr. Fine Art

  • Stephen O'Brien Fine Arts Jr. LLC
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  • August 16, 2009

Stephen O'Brien Jr. Fine Arts is pleased to announce a sale and exhibition of select paintings by Galen Mercer. The show will open on August 15, 2009 at the Fly Fishing Festival ...

Charles DuBack United States, 1926 First House, 1957 oil on canvas 53 x 37 3/4 inches.  Courtesy of the artist.

Paintings, Collages, and Watercolors by Charles DuBack at the Portland Museum of Art

  • Portland Museum of Art
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  • August 3, 2009

Charles DuBack (born 1926) first came to Maine from New York City in the mid-1950s. Charles DuBack: Coming to Maine will feature 20 paintings and collages focusing on his rarely shown, but pivotal, ...