Tibetan, gilt-bronze frieze.  Lot 270 at Gianguan Auctions, September 9, 2017.

Buddhist Art Leads Gianguan Auctions September Sale

  • August 13, 2017

Buddhist art in its splendid forms is the theme of Gianguan Auctions’ upcoming sale on September 9th. The catalog cover lot is an elegant gray-stone Guanyin seated in dhyanasana, clad in a plain ...

Wilderness Stories Theater in Life in the Adirondacks permanent exhibition at Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake.  Photography by ADKX.  Courtesy Adirondack Experience.

New permanent exhibition "Life in the Adirondacks" opens at Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake in upper NY state

  • Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake
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  • August 2, 2017

NEW GALLERY INSTALLATION “LIFE IN THE ADIRONDACKS” AT ADIRONDACK EXPERIENCE PROVIDES AN IMMERSIVE, INTERACTIVE EXPLORATION OF ADIRONDACK HISTORY, CULTURE, AND PEOPLE New permanent exhibition ...

A fully illustrated exhibition catalog will be published by the NSLM, in partnership with the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, and will be distributed by Yale University Press (available September 2017).

Fall Traveling Exhibition Explores The Horse in Ancient Greek Art

  • July 19, 2017

From myth and legend, to warfare and transportation, to leisure, sport, and Olympic competition, the horse played an integral role in ancient Greek culture. As symbols of wealth, power, and status, ...

Molded and Painted Sheet Copper Goddess of Liberty Weathervane, Cushing & White, Waltham, Massachusetts, c.  1865-75 (Lot 494, Estimate $30,000-50,000)

Americana Exceptionalism: Skinner’s August Americana Auctions Celebrate Over 200 Years of the Nation’s Ingenuity and Artistry

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • July 28, 2017

Skinner’s upcoming August Americana auctions are comprised of a varied and interesting array of early American furniture, paintings, needle works, objects of historical interest, and maritime ...

Pair of Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Calyx Krater Urns, England, early 19th century (Lot 102, Estimate $3,000-5,000)

Skinner European Furniture & Decorative Arts Auction Features Special Collection of Wedgwood and Early English Potteries, July 13 & 14

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • June 30, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will present an auction of European Furniture & Decorative Arts in its Boston Gallery on Thursday, July 13 and Friday, July 14. With over 1000 lots on offer, the ...

Statue of Zeus Enthroned, artist unknown, Greek, about 100 B.C.  Marble, 74 × 46 × 45.6 cm (29 1/8 × 18 1/8 × 17 15/16 in.)

Getty Museum to Return Ancient Zeus Statue to Italy

  • June 14, 2017

The J. Paul Getty Museum announced today the voluntary return of a marble statuette representing the god Zeus which dates to about 100 B.C. The Museum acquired the sculpture in 1992. The Museum ...

Daniel H.  Weiss

Daniel H. Weiss Appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of The Metropolitan Museum of Art

  • June 13, 2017

The Board of Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art has appointed Daniel H. Weiss President and Chief Executive Officer of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. At a special meeting of its Board, the ...

Colored Diamond Ring, Oscar Heyman (Lot 401, Estimate: $30,000-50,000)

Diamonds, Signed Jewelry, and The Susan Freeman Collection Featured at Skinner Fine Jewelry Auction, June 27

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • June 12, 2017

BOSTON, MA  – Skinner, Inc. presents its second Fine Jewelry auction of 2017 on June 27th in Boston. The auction will feature over 400 lots of diamonds, colored stones, and antique and period ...

Auguste Toulmouche (French 1829-1890) Title: (The Love Letter) Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 18 1/4” x 12” inches Date: 1880’s, Signed dated lower right.

Museum-Quality Art at Bargain Prices: Auction June 14

  • Carlyle Galleries International, Inc.
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  • June 9, 2017

Beverly Hills, California - June 9, 2017 - Carlyle Galleries International, Inc., (www.carlyle-auctions.com) the online fine art dealers and auctioneers, is hosting their next auction: “ART: ...

New Show at 2018 Las Vegas Jewelry Week- Las Vegas Estate Jewelry & Watch Pavilion

  • Palm Beach Show Group
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  • June 6, 2017

Announcing the Latest Addition to the 2018 JCK Las Vegas Show Las Vegas Estate Jewelry & Watch Pavilion Makes its Debut Located Within JCK Las Vegas –Brought to you by the Palm Beach Show ...

Gu Jingzhou’s high profile, bamboo reed pot with 3 artists marks.  Lot 159, Gianguan Auctions, June 10.

Saturday, June 10 Sees Strong Collections of Zisha Teapots & Stone Seals on Podium at Gianguan Auctions.

  • June 2, 2017

The correct date for the Gianguan Auctions summer sale that includes Zisha teapots, Chinese seals and scholar items is Saturday, June 10. The gallery preview is currently open at Gianguan Auctions, ...

Han Dynasty carved jade jar.  Lot 120, Gianguan Auctions.  June 10 sale.

Gianguan Auctions Unveils $1M Jade Jar on Friday, June 2

  • May 31, 2017

In anticipation of the fifteenth running of Gianguan Auctions annual summer sale on June 10, the gallery opens its preview on June 2, with a viewing of all properties including the star lot, a ...

Toledo Museum of Art presents The Berlin Painter and His World

  • May 30, 2017

The first major museum exhibition focused on the art and career of the influential ancient Mediterranean artist known as the Berlin Painter will visit the Toledo Museum of Art July 8 through Oct. ...

Bronze Bodhisattva Manjushri riding on the back of a Buddhist lion.  10” tall.  Weight, 4 pounds.  Lot 153.  Gianguan Auctions, June 10, 2017.

Buddhist Art Preview Opens On Friday, June 3, At Gianguan, NYC

  • May 30, 2017

Buddhist sculptures, which hold a commanding niche at the core of Asian art, come to the podium at Gianguan Auctions on Saturday, July 10. The gallery at 39 W. 56th Street opens its preview on ...

Siblings by Paul Hermann Wagner

Rare Paul Hermann Wagner Oil at Gray's May 31

  • May 24, 2017

Cleveland, Ohio – (May 23, 2017)  The 19th century German figure and landscape painter, Paul Herman Wagner (1852-1937), is best known for his poignant portraits of children. Wagner’s paintings ...