Circa 1960s oil on canvas painting by the renowned Highwayman artist Albert (Beanie) Backus (Fla., 1906-1991), titled View of Florida Coastline.

Painting by legendary Florida Highwayman Albert (Beanie) Backus will be part of Ahlers & Ogletree's March 21-22 auction

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • February 27, 2015

ATLANTA, Ga. – Ahlers & Ogletree Auction Gallery will usher in the spring with a two-day estates auction on March 21st and 22nd that’s filled with more than 1,000 premier lots ranging from ...

Edmund Henry Osthaus (1858-1928), Self Portrait with Three Setters, 1911, oil on canvas, 21 3/4 by 29 1/2 inches, Estimate: $20/40,000, sold for $87,000

Records and Results from Copley's Winter Sale 2015

  • Copley Fine Art Auctions
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  • February 23, 2015

On February 12, 2015, Copley Fine Art Auctions, LLC (copleyart.com) successfully auctioned over five hundred and sixty items of American art, antique decoys, and sporting collectibles in ...

This collage by French artist Henri Laurens (1885-1954), titled La Guitare Rose, signed and dated 1918, is expected to fetch $30,000-$60,000 at the March 7-8 aucton.

1918 collage by Henri Laurens (Fr., 1885-1954) should reach $30,000-$60,000 at Crescent City's March 7-8 auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • February 24, 2015

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A 1918 collage by the French artist Henri Laurens (1885-1954), a 19th century French bronze figural mantel clock by Vincenti & Cie., a pair of 19th century Venetian parcel ...

This Bull Durham paper sign is one of many advertising signs that will be sold on Saturday, March 14th, in Suffolk, Va.

Bull Durham Tobacco and Miller Beer signs wll be part of Tom's Auctions' March 14 sale

  • Tom's Auctions & Appraisals
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  • February 23, 2015

SUFFOLK, Va. – Around 600 lots of antiques and collectibles, pulled from local estates, attics and barns, plus other quality consignments, in categories ranging from Civil War items to period ...

Lot 1000, Wendell Castle important laminated desk, sold for $183,750

Wendell Castle and Paul Evans are Top Lots in Rago's $5.3 Million Dollar 20th C. Design Auction Weekend, February 13, 14 and 15

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • February 18, 2015

Rago Arts and Auction Center’s 20th C. Decorative Arts and Design Auction: $5,371,000 February 13, 14, and 15.   Weekend Total Hammer: $4,305,600 Hammer + B.P.: $5,371,000 Low ...

Lockwood de Forest (1850-1932) Ramesseum at Thebes, Egypt, circa 1876, oil on canvas, 37 1/8 x 29 2/8 inches

An Exotic Journey: The Furniture and Paintings of Lockwood de Forest

  • February 9, 2015

In celebration of the renewed interest in Lockwood de Forest (1850-1932) and in honor of the reopening of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum, Debra Force Fine Art is pleased to present An Exotic ...

Lot 157, a rare, American Rococo carved and laminated rosewood center table attributed to John Henry Belter.  Made c.  1850-60, this table closely relates to the example Belter constructed for the Lincoln bedroom at the White House.  The center table more than doubled its pre-sale low estimate of $25,000, selling for $86,637.00.

American Rococo Pieces Lead Neal's $2.4 Million Winter Estates Auction

  • February 8, 2015

Neal Auction Company’s Winter Estates Auction witnessed excellent results for furniture, lighting, decorative arts, fine art, historic maps and prints, silver, and Asian. The sale featured a number ...

Emile Auguste Pinchart (1842-1924), Family Gathering by the Sea Shore, oil on canvas

Gray’s offers Eclectic Selection of Furniture, Paintings and Décor for auction

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • February 7, 2015

Gray’s auction on February 18th includes artworks from established artists such as Emile Auguste Pinchart, Gaston Prunier, Edmond Hottenroth and Pablo Picasso, together with a diverse collection of ...

This lovely hand-painted KPM porcelain plaque with a scene of a woman leaning against a wall will be sold at Fontaine's Auction Gallery, Feb.  28.

Tiffany lighting, bronze sculptures, KPM plaque will all be part of Fontaine's Feb. 28 auction

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • February 6, 2015

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – Several stunning early 20th century lighting pieces from Tiffany Studios (including a Tulip table lamp and a Moorish-style hall lantern) and a pair of bronze figural works (one ...

View of the AD20/21 show at The Cyclorama, Boston Center for the Arts with its circular dome and skylight.

AD20/21 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award to Architecture Critic Robert Campbell

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • February 4, 2015

The 8th Annual AD20/21: Art & Design of the 20th & 21st Centuries & Boston Print Fair takes place March 26-29, 2015, at The Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts.  The only ...

This important life-size portrait painting by the German artist Georg Papperitz (1846-1918), depicting William Austin, Jr.'s uncle John E.  DuPont, will be sold at auction on Feb.  28th.

Portrait painting with ties to John E. DuPont and Foxcatcher will be sold at auction Feb. 28 by Gordon S. Converse

  • Gordon S. Converse & Co.
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  • February 5, 2015

MALVERN, Pa. – An important oil on canvas portrait painting by the noted German artist Georg Papperitz (1846-1918), from the estate of John E. DuPont – the eccentric multi-millionaire who was ...

"Nimrod," A Steel Abstract Sculpture in Three Parts by Paul Mount (British 1922-2009), signed on base "Paul Mount"

Nye and Company Announce First Sale of the Season Now Live on iGavel

  • February 3, 2015

Nye and Company’s first auction of the 2015 season is now live with over 800 lots posted to www.igavelauctions.com through February 10th, 2015. This diverse sale includes a wide array of fine and ...

Potter-Crouch-Jordan 18th century Chippendale Tea Table

Keno Auctions Winter Sale Achieves $3.45 Million for Masterworks From The 18th to 20th Century

  • February 3, 2015

Keno Auctions Winter Sale provided a dramatic conclusion of Americana Week in New York. The sale, which comprised only 13 lots, totaled an impressive $3,456,500.00 with a 92 percent sell rate ...

Booth of David A.  Schorsch – Eileen M.  Smiles American Antiques at the 2015 Winter Antiques Show, Park Avenue, New York, NY.

Historic Mineral Specimens Dazzle at the Winter Antiques Show

  • January 29, 2015

When the doors of the prestigious Winter Antiques Show opened at the Park Avenue Armory on January 23rd, 2015, David A. Schorsch and Eileen M. Smiles celebrated their fourteenth year of exhibiting ...

Sebastian Clarke Director, Estate Services Specialist, Fine Furniture & Decorative Arts

Rago's Sebastian Clarke Joins Membership Committee of the Appraisers Association of America

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • January 29, 2015

RAGO’S SEBASTIAN CLARKE JOINS MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE Of THE APPRAISERS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA.   Lambertville, NJ:  Sebastian Clarke has been invited to join the newly created ...