Thomas Hart Benton "Roosterville Farm" painting

Fresh to Market Thomas Hart Benton Painting

  • KC Auction & Appraisal Company
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  • December 2, 2016

The KC Auction & Appraisal Company is excited to announce that they are offering a fresh to the market Thomas Hart Benton painting with no reserve! The painting is a study that was executed ...

Kiowa Woman's Beaded Hide Dress, c.  1870's (Lot 159, Estimate: $60,000-80,000)

Rare Kiowa Dress and Paiute Beaded Baskets Lead Skinner’s Auction of American Indian & Ethnographic Art, December 1

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • November 22, 2016

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will host an auction of American Indian & Ethnographic Art at 10AM on December 1 in its Boston gallery, featuring a wide range of weavings, pottery, baskets, ...

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 119.  Liu Cai’s “Carp in Spring Pond,” a Song Dynasty masterwork.  At Gianguan Auctions December 10.

Favorite Chinese Painters & Ceremonial Objects at Gianguan Auctions

  • November 24, 2016

An unusually strong collection of Chinese paintings and archaic ritual items take the podium on December 10 at Gianguan Auctions, New York City. Leading the classic scroll paintings is a Liu ...

Diamond chips, gold, turquoise and agate decorate this pair of Tang Dynasty vessels, or Zun.  Gianguan Auctions Lot 172.  $800,000-$1,500,000.

China’s Dedication to the Arts Captured in December 10th Auction

  • November 24, 2016

On December 10, Gianguan Auctions presents an exceptional collection of antiquities  that celebrate China’s heightened artistic standards. The emphasis is on Neolithic to Qing Dynasty works of art ...

Lot 1 – A Rare Victorian Centennial Table, 1776-1876

WORLD’S FAIR: THE COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION 1893 AT GRAY’S

  • November 8, 2016

Cleveland, Ohio – (November 8, 2016) Gray’s Auction on November 21st features a vast collection of memorabilia from the World’s Fair Columbian Exposition, Chicago 1893, as well as a selection of ...

Carved Polychrome and Gilt Eagle Plaque, America, 19th century (Lot 602, Estimate: $8,000-12,000)

Skinner Presents Fall Auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • November 7, 2016

BOSTON, MA  – Skinner, Inc. will present an auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts on Saturday, November 19 at 10AM in their Boston Gallery. The auction of nearly 700 lots will feature ...

A massive Imperial Roman solid gold ring of angular wide shouldered style, a raised circular boss on the bezel.  Intact, 3d - 4th Centuries AD, eastern Mediterranean.

The Curator's Eye Presents an Ancient, Asian, and Ethnographic Jewelry Auction - Nov 30th

  • The Curator's Eye, LLC
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  • November 1, 2016

The Curator's Eye (TCE) has announced their next virtual live auction which will be held on November 30th. This will be The Curator's Eye's third virtual auction, presenting an impressive catalog ...

Album with more than 130 Civil War-era signatures, including Abraham Lincoln and his cabinet, and signed by 18 Presidents, 1864-2010.  At auction November 1, 2016.  Estimate $60,000 to $90,000.

Fourteen Presidential Signatures on a Single Page At Swann Galleries’ Fall Autographs Auction

  • October 11, 2016

On Tuesday, November 1, Swann Auction Galleries will hold a sale of Autographs, with an emphasis on American political signatures in a nod to the upcoming presidential election. A Civil War-era ...

Sir Isaac Newton, Opticks, first edition, first issue, London, 1704.  Sold October 18, 2016 for $87,500.

First Edition Isaac Newton Brings $87k at Swann Galleries Oct 18 Auction

  • October 20, 2016

Swann Auction Galleries held a successful sale of Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books on Tuesday, October 18, with especial offerings of early scientific and mathematical ...

Monumental Carved and Gilded Perpetual Calendar Wall Clock, Calendar Clock Company, Hartford, Connecticut, c.  1855 (Lot 718, Estimate: $25,000-45,000)

Monumental Calendar Wall Clock Leads Skinner’s Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments Auction, October 28

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • October 21, 2016

MARLBOROUGH, MA – Skinner, Inc.’s upcoming auction of Clocks, Watches and Scientific Instruments will be held in their Marlborough gallery on October 28 at 10AM. The auction includes timepieces ...

Alfred Stevens, "Bibelot exotique," 19th century

A Fall Cornucopia of Art Treasures to Be Revealed During October Art Week, October 20 to 26

  • October 14, 2016

When the inaugural edition of October Art Week opens on October 20, sixteen of the Upper East Side’s premier art galleries will be celebrating with special openings. Within an area from East 63rd ...

Euclid, Elementa geometriae, Venice, 1482.  Estimate $60,000 to $80,000.  At auction October 18.

Historical Mathematical Texts and Navigational Works at Swann Galleries’ Early Printed Books Auction

  • September 21, 2016

On Tuesday, October 18, Swann Galleries will hold an auction of Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books, featuring works of major theoretical and historical importance with a focus on ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Washington Receiving a Salute on the Field of Trenton.  New York: Published by John McClure at Goupils, [c.  1863].  (Lot 5, Estimate $500-700)

Important Collection of George Washington Material Leads Skinner’s Fine Books & Manuscripts Auction, October 30

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • October 11, 2016

BOSTON, MA – Skinner’s October 30 Fine Books & Manuscripts auction will feature one of the most notable collections of original signed George Washington material to be offered at auction in ...

(left to right): Cat's Head, Egypt, Roman Period, 30 B.C.E.–3rd century C.E., bronze and gold, Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 36.114; Sphinx of King Sheshenq, Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 22–Dynasty 23, c.  945–718 B.C.E., bronze, Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 33.586; Standing Lion-Headed Goddess, Egypt, Late Period or later, 664–30 B.C.E., faience, Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.943E

'Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt' Exhibition at Dallas Museum of Art

  • October 6, 2016

Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt showcases the diverse representations of felines from the world-famous Egyptian holdings of the Brooklyn Museum. From domesticated cats to mythic symbols of ...