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 ...

Original painting by the renowned Missouri-born Regionalist artist Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975).

Market fresh painting by Thomas Hart Benton (Am., 1889-1975) headlines KC Auction & Appraisal's online-only auction ending Dec. 12th

  • November 28, 2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A painting by the renowned Missouri-born artist Thomas Hart Benton (Am., 1889-1975) is the expected headliner in an online-only auction being held by KC Auction & Appraisal ...

North West corner of the MAACM Building

Museum of the American Arts & Crafts Movement signs contract with Gilbane Inc to begin construction

  • American Craftsman Museum
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  • November 25, 2016

The MAACM is poised to become a cultural anchor for the thriving St. Petersburg art scene. Major news out of St. Petersburg, Florida as we learn construction will now be underway on the massive ...

Lot 9: Enjoy an exclusive private tour for up to six (6) people of the collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with the Montgomery-Garvan Curator of American Decorative Arts, Alexandra Kirtley.  Continue from there by enjoying lunch at a local restaurant.

BIDSQUARE AUCTIONS ART EXPERIENCES BENEFITING THE ALPHA WORKSHOPS DEDICATED TO CREATING BEAUTY AND CHANGING LIVES THROUGH DECORATIVE ARTS

  • November 22, 2016

Bidsquare, the curated bidding platform for over 100 leading auction houses and dealers, is putting on its third annual holiday charity auction, Bidsquare Cares: a holiday benefit auction of art ...

"Golden Sundown" by Anne Bridge

Small Works Show Opens November 25th in Time for Holiday Gift Giving

  • Solvang Antiques
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  • November 21, 2016

Just in time for holiday gift giving and celebrations, the annual Small Works Show opens at the Judith Hale Gallery located in Solvang Antiques. As is annual tradition, the Small Works Show will ...

Sam Francis (1923-1994), Untitled, 1986, Courtesy of Masterworks Fine Art

NJ Collector Beats an American Museum to an Eui-Jeong Yoo Ceramic, and Other Notable Transactions During the Last Hours at the NYAAJ

  • November 16, 2016

The New York Art, Antiques, and Jewelry Show (NYAAJ) at Pier 94 wrapped up successfully on Sunday November 13, 2016. This year’s event marked many meaningful firsts for the fair.  The fair ...

Sugar Dish Thomas Shields Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, ca.  1775 Silver Gift of Ellen Rumford Barrett, 2015-415

Early American Craftsmanship to be Celebrated at the 69th Colonial Williamsburg Antiques Forum, February 24-28, 2017

  • November 15, 2016

Renowned as one of the leading annual decorative arts gatherings in the country that attracts curators, scholars, collectors and aficionados each winter, the 69th Colonial Williamsburg Antiques ...