Oil on board painting by Wayne Thiebaud (Am., b.  1920), titled Lollipop Tree (1969), 13 inches by 10.25 inches, signed and dated (est.  $400,000-$800,000).

Oil on board painting by Wayne Thiebaud should bring $400,000-$800,000 at Nadeau's Jan. 1st auction

  • Nadeau's Auction Gallery
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  • December 13, 2017

WINDSOR, Conn. – An oil on board painting by Wayne Thiebaud (Am., b. 1920) titled Lollipop Tree, a lovely art glass vase by Ercole Barovier (It., 1888-1974), and one of the finest collections of ...

Joseph Cornell (American, 1903-1972).  Homage to Juan Gris, 1953-54.  Box construction.  Philadelphia Museum of Art, Purchased: John D.  McIlhenny Fund.  Art © The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Birds of a Feather: Joseph Cornell's Homage to Juan Gris Opening January 23 at The Met

  • December 12, 2017

On October 22, 1953, Joseph Cornell wrote in his diary: "Juan Gris/Janis Yesterday." He was referring to the previous day's outing, when, on one of his frequent trips to the gallery district in ...

John Singer Sargent, American, 1856–1925; “Portrait of Charlotte Cram”, 1900; oil on canvas; 34 3/4 × 24 inches; Saint Louis Art Museum, Friends Fund Endowment, Museum Purchase, and funds given by Mr.  and Mrs.  John Peters MacCarthy; Eliza McMillan Trust, Bequest of Elsie A.  Kuhn, Gift of Edward J.  Costigan in memory of his wife, Sara Guth Costigan, Gift of Mr.  and Mrs.  John Alden Sears, Gift of J.  Harold Pettus, Gift of Charles F.  Galt, Gift of William Henry Gruen, and Gift of Peggy Ives

Saint Louis Art Museum will acquire ‘Portrait of Charlotte Cram’ by John Singer Sargent

  • December 12, 2017

The Saint Louis Art Museum Board of Commissioners has authorized the purchase of “Portrait of Charlotte Cram,” a 1900 painting by John Singer Sargent, one of the most respected portraitists in ...

Kadir Nelson Drake: “Nothing Was the Same”, 2013 Oil on Linen, 62” x 30” Cash Money Records

Celebrated Illustrator Kadir Nelson to Give Master Class Presentation on Monday, January 8, 2018 at University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

  • December 12, 2017

The University of the Arts, through the Edith J. and Roy B. Simpson Master Class Series, is pleased to host celebrated Illustrator Kadir Nelson (b. 1974) in a Master Class presentation on Monday, ...

Jon Seydl has been named as the ninth director of Krannert Art Museum at the University of Illinois

Curator and Art Historian Jon Seydl Joins Krannert Art Museum as Director

  • Krannert Art Museum
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  • December 11, 2017

Jon Seydl, an art historian specializing in Italian Renaissance art, has been named the new director of Krannert Art Museum. Jon Seydl is currently the senior director of collections and programs ...

Fruit jars being sterilized, Conway, 1938.  Photograph by Dorothea Lange.  Farm Security Administration (FSA) selected records and photographs, 1935-1942.  Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

"Off the Beaten Track: A Road Trip through the Archives of American Art"

  • December 8, 2017

The Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, (the Archives) presents a new exhibition from its expansive collection showcasing material from every state and the District of Columbia. Open ...

Kent Hendrickson, "Steady Breeze"

Collectors Concessions Launches Online Gallery to Sell Contemporary Art from Collectors' Collections

  • Collectors Concessions
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  • December 6, 2017

Online consignment websites are proliferating for antiques, furniture, fashion, jewelry and watches and now contemporary art. Collectors Concessions, founded by contemporary art collectors Eileen ...

William J.  Glackens (1870-1938: American) Untitled (from the Nymph series), 1914-1917 Oil on canvas NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale; gift of the Sansom Foundation 1994.3

Provocative Nymph Series Added to Ongoing William Glackens Exhibition in Florida

  • December 5, 2017

On view through January 14, 2018, the exhibition William J. Glackens: A Modernist in the Making, reveals the importance and depth of NSU Art Museum’s extensive collection of artist William J. ...

Georgia O'Keeffe, Desert Abstraction (Bear Lake), 1931, oil on canvas, 16 1/2 x 36 1/2 in.  On long term loan to the New Mexico Museum of Art from the Museum of New Mexico Foundation (1984.336) © Georgia O’Keeffe Museum.  Photo by Blair Clark.

O’Keeffe’s Desert Abstraction (Bear Lake) finds ‘forever home’ at New Mexico Museum of Art

  • December 4, 2017

In honor of the New Mexico Museum of Art Centennial year celebration, the Museum of New Mexico Foundation made permanent its long-term loan of the Georgia O’Keeffe’s Desert Abstraction (Bear ...

Acrylic on canvas abstract painting by Paul Jenkins (Am., 1923-2012), titled Phenomena Sleight of Hand, signed and dated 1969 (est.  $4,000-$6,000).

Acrylic on canvas abstract painting by Paul Jenkins (Am., 1923-2012) will be in Nye & Company's Dec. 13-14 auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • December 5, 2017

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – Quality items from collections in Southampton and Gramercy Park, N.Y, unseen and off the market for decades, will co-headline a Collectors’ Passion & Estate Treasures Auction ...

Charles Demuth’s I Saw the Figure 5 in Gold.  Photograph: © Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

'America's Cool Modernism' Heads to the UK

  • December 3, 2017

The UK's Ashmolean will present a major exhibition of works by American artists that have never before travelled outside the USA (23 March–22 July 2018). AMERICA’S COOL MODERNISM: O’KEEFFE TO ...

Detail of "All of Me" by Lenore Simon

Lenore Simon’s Artwork Honors a Life Lived Creatively in Solo Show

  • Sparks Gallery
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  • November 1, 2017

Lenore Simon’s Artwork Honors a Life Lived Creatively in Solo Show The Artist Will Celebrate Her 90th Birthday During Her Solo Show at Sparks Gallery SAN DIEGO (November 1, 2017) ‑ Sparks ...

Locke art glass liquor decanter with golf theme valued at $250/500 in Witherell's Holiday Auction Dec 6.

Bid on unique gifts December 6 in Witherell's Holiday Auction

  • December 1, 2017

Starting at 10 a.m., people can bid online, call-in or join the fun at Witherell’s gallery in Sacramento for the Holiday Gifts auction December 6, 2017. Bid on unique items of jewelry, watches, ...

'The Cottage Garden' by Abbott Fuller Graves (1859-1936), oil on canvas, 25 1/4 x 30 1/8 inches, signed lower right: 'Abbott Graves', circa 1925

Vose Galleries presents 'The Artist's Muse'

  • Vose Galleries
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  • December 1, 2017

Vose Galleries is pleased to present the exhibition The Artist's Muse. Each artist discovers subject matter that they continuously return to, year after year, ultimately mastering their depiction ...

Thomas Downing, Indeterminate Set, 1961, acrylic on canvas, 86 x 86 in.  Allan Stone Projects (booth A113 at Art Miami).

Art Miami to Kick Off Miami Art Week at New Waterfront Location

  • November 30, 2017

Art Miami, returning for its 28th edition, opens December 5th and continues through December 10th during Miami Art Week. In a new waterfront location, Art Miami will showcase an array of iconic and ...