The Magnificent Sword of Wu Peifu - estimate $500,000/1,000,000

Historical Chinese National Military Treasure Surfaces and Hits the Auction Block on June 5th

  • Cowan's Auctions
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  • May 19, 2016

ORANGE, Calif. -- A historical rarity, the dress sword of Wu Peifu (1874-1939), noted Chinese warlord during the early 20th century and one of the country's beloved figures, will be sold by Cowan’s ...

Lot 797: Important Paul Evans Sculpture Front Cabinet, $135,000 – 175,000

WORK BY PAUL EVANS, GEORGE NAKASHIMA, PHIL POWELL, CARLO MOLLINO, CARLO BUGATTI, VAN BRIGGLE, YOICHI OHIRA, NATZLER, AND PABLO PICASSO AMONG HIGHLIGHTS OF RAGO’S JUNE 4–5

  • May 16, 2016

Lambertville, NJ On Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5, the Rago Arts and Auction Center will hold auctions of Early 20th Century and Modern Design. Early 20th C. Design: Saturday, June 4 at ...

Cat's Head, 30 B.C.E.  to third century C.E..Bronze, gold, 2 3/8 x 1 3/4 x 1 13/16 in.  (6 x 4.4 x 4.6 cm).  Brooklyn Museum.  Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 36.114

Cincinnati Art Mewseum presents Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt

  • May 16, 2016

CINCINNATI – Whether you prefer the Egyptian pyramids and the Great Sphinx or Grumpy Cat and Lil Bub – there is something for everyone at the Cincinnati Art Mewseum’s summer exhibition, Divine ...

Miami Beach Jewelry & Antiques Show to Debut At the Deauville Beach Resort

  • Palm Beach Show Group
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  • May 3, 2016

(Palm Beach, FL – May 3, 2016) --The Palm Beach Show Group continues to expand its impressive line-up of shows with the launch of the Miami Beach Jewelry & Antiques Show that will take place ...

Steven Favreau

Boston Interior Designer, Steven Favreau, to be Featured in the 2016 Junior League of Boston Decorators’ Show House

  • April 28, 2016

Celebrating the 45th Anniversary of Show House, the Junior League of Boston has announced that the 2016 Show House will be the 1854 Nathaniel Allen House in Newton, Massachusetts. This premier ...

An expected top lot of the auction is this stainless steel sculpture by the Chinese sculptor Zhan Wang (b.  1962), titied Artificial Rock #53.

Artworks by Zhan Wang, Adolf Gebens, Purvis Young, Harold Newton will be part of Louis J. Dianni's May 15th auction

  • Louis J. Dianni, LLC
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  • April 25, 2016

SUNRISE, Fla. – An internet, phone and absentee bid auction featuring around 750 lots of ancient to modern antiques, arms and art will be held on Sunday, May 15th, by Louis J. Dianni, LLC ...

This 15th century English Nottingham alabaster relief depicting the Resurrection of Christ is expected to sell for $20,000-$40,000.

15th century English Nottingham alabaster relief is an expected top lot at Ahlers & Ogletree's April 30-May 1 auction

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • April 22, 2016

ATLANTA, Ga. – A 15th century English Nottingham alabaster relief depicting the Resurrection of Christ, a rare 16th century hand-woven German Gothic figural tapestry panel, a 12th century French ...

Kate Burgin Deputy Director for Museum Advancement Walters Art Museum

The Walters Appoints Kate Burgin Deputy Director for Museum Advancement

  • Walters Art Museum
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  • April 7, 2016

April 7, 2016 – Julia Marciari-Alexander, the Andrea B. and John H. Laporte Director of the Walters Art Museum, today announced that Kate Burgin has been named the institution’s new Deputy Director ...

Favreau participating in Boston Design Week 2015 program.

INTERIOR DESIGNER STEVEN FAVREAU OF FAVREAU DESIGN IN TWO BOSTON DESIGN WEEK EVENTS

  • March 21, 2016

Interior designer Steven Favreau, one of the top interior designers in the Boston and San Francisco areas, will be featured in two events during the Third Annual Boston Design Week, a 12-day ...

Tin Glazed Earthenware Queen Anne Charger, England, c.  1702-14 (Lot 206, Estimate $15,000-25,000)

Troy Dawson Chappell Collection of English Pottery Leads Skinner’s April Auction of Fine Silver, European Ceramics & Decorative Arts

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • March 25, 2016

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will present its spring auction of European Furniture & Decorative Arts in its Boston gallery on Friday, April 8 at 10AM. With over 700 lots on offer, the auction ...

Sky Blue-glazed Bottle Vase, China (Lot 201, Sold for $411,000)

Provenance Matters: Pickman/Loring Ceramics Soar at Skinner’s $2.4 Million Asian Works of Art Auction

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • March 22, 2016

BOSTON, MA –A small collection of Chinese ceramics achieved big prices at Skinner’s spring auction of Asian Works of Art on March 19 in Boston. Consigned by descendants of well-known Massachusetts ...

Lot 66 Yaacov Agam (b.  1928) Nines

FROM TIMELESS TO HIP AT GRAY’S

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • March 23, 2016

A diverse and eclectic collection of 451 lots of fine art, furniture and decorative art goes up for auction at Gray’s on April 6. Fine art on offer spans traditional oils such as lot 7, Bear ...

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Southern Paintings, Chinese Scrolls, Antiquities shine at Brunk Auctions

  • Brunk Auctions
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  • March 22, 2016

A new auction record for North Carolina artist, teacher, and activist Maud Gatewood was set over the weekend. The previous record at auction, set in 2011, was eclipsed when her 40 x 36 inch acrylic ...

Pierre Auguste Renoir (Limoges 1841-1919 Cagnes-sur-Mer) Au bord de l’Eau.  Oil on canvas, 54.6 x 65.7 cm.  Signed lower right 'Renoir' 1885.

Dealer Expertise Again Draws 75,000 Visitors to TEFAF Maastricht

  • March 21, 2016

TEFAF Maastricht, which ran from March 11 to 20, 2016, in the MECC, Maastricht, once again welcomed around 75,000 visitors, illustrating the consistent annual pull of the 270 international dealers ...

2nd Century Bodhisattva schist head from the Gandhara region

Feds seize 2nd century Bodhisattva head prior to auction during New York's Asia Week

  • March 16, 2016

Special agents from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and officers from Customs and Border Protection (CBP) seized a shipment of a cultural ...