Beautiful pair of 19th century Russian icons, both depicting the Virgin Mary, to be sold as single lots with estimates of $1,000-$1,500 each.

Gorgeous 19th century Russian icons depicting the Virgin Mary will be part of Crescent City's March 11-12 auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • February 27, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A gorgeous pair of 19th century Russian icons, both depicting the Virgin Mary, plus a nine-piece carved oak Gothic-style dining room suite made in America in the 19th century, an ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with 'Sailor's Farewell' Scene, Mid-19th Century (Lot 166, Estimate: $10,000-15,000)

American Beauty: Skinner’s American Furniture & Decorative Arts auction on March 4 promises depth, breadth and surprises

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • February 21, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner Inc.’s upcoming auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts features over 500 lots, ranging from classic New England case pieces and seating furniture to exceptional ...

Ammi Phillips (American, 1788–1865), Harriet Campbell, c.  1815.  Oil on canvas.  Clark Art Institute.  Gift of Oliver Eldridge in memory of Sarah Fairchild Anderson, teacher of art, North Adams Public Schools, daughter of Harriet Campbell, 1991.8

Clark Art Institute Debuts New Decorative Arts Gallery

  • February 14, 2017

The Clark Art Institute opens the Henry Morris and Elizabeth H. Burrows Gallery on Sunday, February 19. The American decorative arts gallery, housed in 3,275 square feet of newly renovated space in ...

Signed and numbered (6/23) print on handmade paper by Ellsworth Kelly (1923-2015), titled Colored Paper Image XIII (est.  $10,000-$15,000).

Mid-Century Modern pieces and fine art will share center stage at John McInnis' Feb. 19 auction

  • John McInnis Auctioneers
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  • February 6, 2017

AMESBURY, Mass. – An auction largely dedicated to Mid-Century Modern pieces but also to include furniture and furnishings from the Art Deco period, fine paintings, pottery and decorative ...

Charles Eames (U.S.A., 1907–1978) and Ray Eames (U.S.A, 1912–1988), Molded Fiberglass chair with table arm, for Herman Miller, Inc., 1960–61.  Fiberglass, fabric, metal, and plastic.  LA County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, Gift of the employees of Herman Miller, Inc., L.31.2.2015

Groundbreaking Exhibition on Mid-Century Corporate Design to Open at Cantor

  • February 3, 2017

Creativity on the Line: Design and the Corporate World, 1950–1975 April 26–August 21, 2017 A major exhibition on view this spring at the Cantor Arts Center presents a fascinating new ...

From Voices of the Past: Objects from the Colonial Williamsburg Art Museums: Weathervane, Probably Wells, Maine, 1850-1880, iron, pine, paint, and gilt, gift of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, 1933.700.1

The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg Join the Prestigious Global Roster of Museums Participating in Sotheby's Museum Network

  • January 11, 2017

The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg is pleased to join the list of esteemed international museums that comprise Sotheby’s Museum Network, a new online destination that makes videos from ...

Adirondack Museum Antiques Show and Sale Under New Management

  • January 10, 2017

Barn Star Productions and Frank Gaglio are pleased to announce they have acquired the management position of the 25th Annual Adirondack Museum Antiques Show and Sale this coming September 15th and ...

This oil on canvas portrait painting by Thomas Prichard Rossiter (Am., 1818-1871), showing 43 leading American businessmen from the 19th century, sold for $20,400 at the Jan.  1 New Year's Day sale.

Portrait rendering of 19th century American businessmen by Thomas Rossiter fetches $20,400 at Nadeau's

  • Nadeau's Auction Gallery
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  • January 11, 2017

WINDSOR, Conn. – A platinum three-stone diamond ring set with three emerald-cut diamonds soared to $37,200 and a Patek Philippe minute repeater chronometer watch in an 18kt gold case brought ...

Portrait by Howard Gardiner Cushing, 1908.

Newport Art Museum Receives $4.7 Million, Its Largest Donation Ever

  • January 3, 2017

The Newport Art Museum has received a gift of nearly $5 million. This transformative gift, which has been donated to the Newport Art Museum by an anonymous benefactor, recognizes and supports the ...

Early 20th century French gilt and patinated three-piece antique clock set by F.  Pelissier (est.  $500-$900).

Beautiful French gilt and patinated three-piece antique clock set by Pelissier to be sold Jan. 14-15

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • January 3, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A beautiful continental specimen marble center table, an early 20th century French gilt and patinated three-piece clock set by F. Pelissier, a bronze figural group by the French ...

Early American bowl uncovered during an archaeological excavation in Philadelphia.

"Holy Grail" of American Ceramics Found During Archaeological Excavation of New Museum Site in Philadelphia On View for the First Time at New York Ceramics & Glass Fair

  • January 2, 2017

At first glance it may seem unassuming, but a small, white bowl uncovered during an archaeological excavation in Philadelphia has thrilled the ceramics world. The bowl marks the first physical ...

Group portrait oil on canvas by Thomas Prichard Rossiter (Am., 1818-1871), depicting 43 of the leading American businessmen of the 19th century (est.  $15,000-$25,000).

Oil study of prominent 19th century American businessmen by Thomas Prichard Rossiter (Am., 1818-1871) will be sold at Nadeau's, Jan. 1st

  • Nadeau's Auction Gallery
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  • December 16, 2016

WINDSOR, Conn. – A Patek Philippe minute repeater chronometer watch in an 18kt gold case, a pair of George III satinwood and tulipwood marquetry bookcase cabinets in two parts, an oil on canvas ...

Gorgeous rosewood Victorian bedroom suite, made by the renowned 19th century New York cabinetmaker Pottier & Stymus.

Spectacular Victorian rosewood two-piece bedroom suite by Pottier & Stymus will headline Stevens Auction's Jan. 7th auction

  • Stevens Auction Company
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  • December 7, 2016

ABERDEEN, Miss. – Rare vintage cars, including a 1959 Corvette convertible, a 1965 Plymouth Barracuda and a 1970 Dodge Challenger convertible – all in mint condition – plus other items ranging from ...

Bertoia, Laverne, Picasso and Large Selection of Fine Art Featured at Schwenke Auctioneers Annual Holiday Fine Estates Aucton

  • Schwenke Auctioneers
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  • November 28, 2016

On Sunday, December 4th Schwenke Auctioneers will conduct its Annual Holiday Fine Estates Auction with a remarkable offering of 792 lots consigned from several separate estates and consignors from ...

This gorgeous Cincinnati art carved cabinet sold for $7,400 -- to a descendant of the maker, William Fry.

Cincinnati art carved cabinet becomes a family affair, sells for $7,400 at Great Gatsby's in Atlanta

  • Great Gatsby's Auction Gallery
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  • November 30, 2016

When Herbert Broadfoot II and his wife, Nancy, called Great Gatsby’s Auction Gallery in Atlanta to consign a beloved heirloom – a tour de force Cincinnati carved cabinet by William H. Fry - they ...