A recently discovered oil on canvas folk art portrait of a gentleman, signed on the back "Painted by A.L.  Powers" with illegible date, for Asahel Lynde Powers (1813 - 1843) , the frame size 34" high, 29 1/2" wide.

Previously Unknown Asahel Powers Portrait Among Fine Americana & Folk Art Featured at Schwenke Auctioneers April 26th Estates Auction

  • April 24, 2017

Offering Americana From Several Local Fairfield and Litchfield County Estates This Wednesday April 26th at 11am, Schwenke Auctioneers will hold an Americana & Folk Art Fine Estates Auction, ...

RARE ENGLISH OAK BURL SLED-BASED COFFEE TABLE, 1982.  VERY RARE SLED-BASED COFFEE TABLE WITH SPECTACULAR AND UNCOMMON ENGLISH OAK BURL TOP AND BASE, 1982.  62" WIDE X 21" DEEP X 14" HIGH

George Nakashima: Rare & Unique Works at Moderne Gallery

  • April 21, 2017

Moderne Gallery has been at the forefront of the market for George Nakashima’s works for the past 32 years. A new exhibition and sale -- George Nakashima: Rare & Unique Works -- will be on ...

Vladimir Kagan Trisymmetric Coffee Table

Popularity of Modern Design Still High as Clarke Offers 100+ Lots in April

  • Clarke Auction
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  • April 19, 2017

The modern design offering of nearly 100 lots for April 23rd follows a wildly successful March auction in which a pair of Gio Ponti commodes realized $40,000. The success of a collection of Paul ...

J.J.  Audubon elephant folio "Carolina Parrot" sold for $78,000 at Eldred's Americana, Paintings and Maritime Art auction April 6-8, 2017.

AUDUBON, SCRIMSHAW HEADLINE ELDRED’S SPRING AMERICANA AUCTION

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • April 12, 2017

East Dennis, Mass. – “Carolina Parrot”, a J.J. Audubon elephant folio, sold for $78,000, taking the top spot at Eldred’s Americana, Paintings and Maritime Auction, held April 6, 7 and 8 at the ...

Anna Mary Robertson “Grandma” Moses (1860-1961) Catchin’ The Turkey, 1955 Oil on pressed wood, 12 x 16 inches Collection of Bennington Museum Copyright © 2017, Grandma Moses Properties Co., New York.  Part of "Grandma Moses: American Modern" at the Bennington Museum, July 1-Nov.  1, 2017.

Road Trip Destination: Berkshires-Area Cultural Institutions Partner to Create ArtCountry Consortium

  • April 6, 2017

MASS MoCA, Clark Art Institute, Williams College Museum of Art, Bennington Museum, and Williamstown Theatre Festival Launch New Initiative Targeting Summer 2017 Season of Art, Dance, Music, and ...

Monumental painting by classical Ming artist Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552), depicting a palace courtyard ($112,500).

Monumental classical painting attributed to Ming artist Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552) soars to $112,500

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • March 31, 2017

ATLANTA, Ga. – Asian lots took center stage at Ahlers & Ogletree’s March 25-26 Spring Salon Auction, as a monumental classical painting attributed to Ming painter Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552) ...

Sean Cutting, President of Cutting Edge Homes, is a Gold Sponsor for Boston Design Week

Sean Cutting, President of Cutting Edge Homes, Makes Bold Statement of Support for Fourth Annual Boston Design Week

  • March 16, 2017

For the third year in a row, Sean Cutting, President of Cutting Edge Homes, Architects + Builders has taken a leadership role as the Gold Sponsor for Boston Design Week, a 12-day citywide design ...

Frank Stella

Modern Art, Furniture, and a Luxury Car Drive Clarke in March

  • March 21, 2017

Clarke Auction in Larchmont, NY, will offer a full selection of high-end modern and antique lots on Sunday, March 26th. Collectors of both early 20th Century and Post-War  art will see an array ...

Original screenprint depiction of screen siren Greta Garbo as the legendary traitor Mata Hari by pop art icon Andy Warhol.

Original screenprint by Andy Warhol of Greta Garbo as Mata Hari will headline Bruneau & Co.'s March 25th auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • March 13, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – An original screenprint depiction of screen legend Greta Garbo as Mata Hari by Andy Warhol, plus additional artworks by Miguel Martinez, Walter Franklin Lansil, William Perkins ...

Unsigned oil on canvas portrait of George Washington, attributed to Thomas Sully (Br./Am., 1783-1872), 37 inches by 33 inches, framed (est.  $20,000-$30,000).

Oil portrait of Washington attributed to Sully will come up for bid March 25th at Fontaine's

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • March 7, 2017

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A Seth Thomas No. 8 office double-dial calendar clock with exceptional finish and in excellent condition, and a late 18th / early 19th century English triple fusee animated ...

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 ...