Incense burner with a deity with aquatic elements, 700–750; Palenque, Mexico; ceramic; 46 3/4 x 22 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.; Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes - Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia, Museo de Sitio de la Zona Arqueológia de Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico, 10-604759.  Courtesy Peabody Essex Museum, photograph © Jorge Pérez de Lara

Saint Louis Art Museum Presents Fiery Pool: The Maya and the Mythic Sea

  • January 06, 2011

The Saint Louis Art Museum will bring Fiery Pool: The Maya and the Mythic Sea, a breathtaking exhibition showcasing more than 90 works of Maya art to its galleries on February 13, 2011. The works ...

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, opened its $504 million Art of the Americas Wing in Nov.  2010.

2010 in Review: Most Popular Art & Antiques News on ARTFIXdaily

  • December 30, 2010

  Top 5 most-read ArtWire press releases of 2010: 1. RARE MUSEUM QUALITY MASTERPIECES AT TEFAF MAASTRICHT MARCH 12-21, 2010 2. Legendary Street Artists Mear One, Kofie, Retna, and El ...

Tony Fusco of Fusco and Four with Diane Riva, Frank Kaminski and Mary Westcott of Kaminski Auctions

Kaminski Debuts New State-of-the-Art Auction Facility With Grand Opening Party

  • December 16, 2010

Kaminski Auctions, one of Massachusetts’ premier auction houses, celebrated the Grand Opening of a new state-of-the-art auction gallery Friday, November 26, 2010.  Hundreds of fine art and ...

A Roman Marble Head of Aphrodite

Christie's to present important auction of Antiquities and Ancient Jewelry in New York

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  • November 30, 2010

Christie’s is pleased to offer two sales of ancient art to take place on December 9 - Antiquities Including Property from the Collection of Max Palevsky and Ancient Jewelry.  The sales will ...

C.S.Price 1946 Oil on Panel

Clarke Auction's Holiday Sale - Antiques, Midcentury, Art Deco, Fine Art - Sunday, Dec. 5th, 2:00 pm

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  • December 02, 2010

Fine Art by Istvan Pekary, Avni Arbas, Komar & Melamid, Neil Williams, CS Price; French 18th C. and Empire; English Regency; Period American Antiques; Baccarat and Art Deco Chandeliers; ...

Winter joys by Theobald Michau (Tournai 1676-1765 Antwerp) Oil on copper, 47.5 x 64 cm.  Signed.  Brilliant example of his art as landscape painter in the tradition of Breughel.

The Brussels Antiques & Fine Arts Fair (BRAFA) the beating heart of art in Brussels ...

  • November 19, 2010

It's part of a tradition dating back more than 50 years. Every January, for a period of ten days Brussels becomes the European capital of the arts with the Brussels Antiques & Fine Arts Fair ...

Kaminski's Thanksgiving Auction

Important November Auction Will Launch Kaminski's New State-of-the-Art Auction Gallery

  • November 17, 2010

Kaminski Auctions, one of Massachusetts’ premier auction houses, announces its November Estates Auction, to take place in their new state-of-the-art auction gallery.  This important auction ...

An offering to the nude, circa 1956, by Marc Chagall (Vitebsk 1887-1985 Saint-Paul de Vence).  Indian ink wash, gouache, indian ink, charcoal, and coloured pencils and pencil on paper, wood panel backing, 42.7 x 43.5 cm.  Signed lower left.  Certificate by the Comitee Marc Chagall

January will soon be here, and with it BRAFA once again marks the arrival of the New Year’s art market…

  • November 12, 2010

A tradition that goes back more than 50 years – each January, Brussels hosts the Brussels Antiques & Fine Arts Fair (BRAFA) and for a highly anticipated ten day period becomes the European ...

Antique Helper Auctions

Antique Helper Partners with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis for Virtual Appraisal Event Nov. 10

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  • November 05, 2010

Antique Helper Auctions is pleased to announce a partnership with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis through a sponsorship of the museum’s Collectors Connection group. This partnership ...

Exhibitor: Hyde Part Antiques A Charles II Black and Gilt Japanned Cabinet with Original Giltwood Stands and Cresting, circa 1685.

OBJECTS OF DESIRE AT THE INTERNATIONAL FINE ART & ANTIQUE DEALERS SHOW OCTOBER 22-28, 2010 THE PARK AVENUE ARMORY 67TH STREET AND PARK AVENUE, NEW YORK CITY

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  • October 04, 2010

Even after decades of leadership in the international art and antique fair arena, Anna and Brian Haughton continue to imbue a sense of excitement and discovery to their flagship fair, the IFAADS, ...

Magazine Cover: The Country Gentleman, April 12, 1924

Cahoon Museum of American Art presents Artist/Illustrator Reginald Fairfax Bolles (1877-1967)

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  • September 24, 2010

In the early 20th century, well before Ralph Cahoon moved into the village, Cotuit had an accomplished artist in Reginald Fairfax Bolles. He painted portraits of many area residents and also ...

Archaic bronze Lei, Spring and autumn (770-481 BC), Height 44 cm - Width 45,5 cm

The 25th Paris Biennale : a moment of excellence

  • September 23, 2010

The 25th Paris Biennale closes with resounding success. More than 65,000 visitors discovered works of art presented by 80 art dealers and 7 jewellers that turned the Grand Palais into an ephemeral ...

The Lod Mosaic is on loan from the Israel Antiquities Authority and the Shelby White and Leon Levy Lod Mosaic Center.

Ancient Roman Mosaic from Israel on View at Metropolitan Museum

  • September 15, 2010

In 1996, workmen widening the Jerusalem–Tel Aviv road in Lod (formerly Lydda), Israel, made a startling discovery: signs of a Roman mosaic pavement were found about three feet below the modern ...

Medusa (circa 1480), a terracotta relief, by Andrea del Verrocchio.

ANDREW BUTTERFIELD FINE ARTS AND MORETTI FINE ART PRESENT BODY AND SOUL: MASTERPIECES OF ITALIAN RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE SCULPTURE

  • July 28, 2010

TWELVE RARE WORKS OF ART ON VIEW FOR THE FIRST TIME OCTOBER 21 - NOVEMBER 19, 2010 AT MORETTI FINE ART, 24 EAST 80TH STREET, NEW YORK. In their first collaborative exhibition, two renowned ...

Ariadne Galleries will exhibit a Roman statue, Crouching Venus.

SIX NEW YORK GALLERIES TO EXHIBIT AT THE 25TH EDITION OF THE BIENNALE DES ANTIQUAIRES, AT THE GRAND PALAIS, IN PARIS, SEPTEMBER 15-22, 2010

  • July 20, 2010

On September 15, when the doors of the Grand Palais open in Paris for the 25th edition of the Biennale des Antiquaires, six prominent New York galleries will be among the eighty-seven international ...