Federal Ebonized and Satinwood Wood Inlaid Cherry Serpentine Chest of Drawers Attributed to Nathan Lombard (1777-1847), Sutton, Massachusetts, Circa 1800-1805, Estimate: $30,000-$50,000.

Weschler’s to Feature Federal Chest of Drawers Attributed to Nathan Lombard

  • November 23, 2015

A Federal inlaid cherry serpentine chest of drawers, circa 1800-1805, attributed to Nathan Lombard, is one of the highlights of Weschler’s December 4th Capital Collections Estate Auction. ...

Our Mothers’ House: Cultural Preservation and the Empowerment of Women Artists in Southern Saudi Arabia at the UN.

Cultural Preservation, Women Artists in Saudi Arabia Focus of Exhibition at United Nations

  • November 11, 2015

Launching on November 20, 2015, this multi-faceted program aims to highlight the urgent issue of cultural heritage preservation and the empowerment of women artists in Saudi Arabia’s Southern Asir ...

Francis Augustus Silva, River Scene, 1873

The American Art Fair Celebrates its 8th Year

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  • November 11, 2015

The American Art Fair celebrates its eighth year from November 15-18, 2015 at the Bohemian National Hall, 321 East 73rd Street, New York City. The Fair marks the beginning of American Paintings ...

Steven Favreau at the Robert Allen Showroom in San Francisco

Celebrity Interior Designer Steven Favreau of Favreau Design In Two Boston Appearances November 17-22

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • November 9, 2015

Celebrity Interior Designer Steven Favreau of Favreau Design will be participating in two Boston events this November: he will be designing the booth for Design New England at the upcoming ...

A plique-à-jour enamel, conch pearl, diamond, platinum and eighteen karat gold brooch, Marcus & Co., circa 1900.  Sold for $161,000.

Rare & Vintage Gems Shine at Freeman's November 2 Jewelry & Watches Auction

  • November 6, 2015

Rare & Vintage Gems Shine at Freeman's November 2 Jewelry & Watches Auction   Philadelphia, PA — November 5, 2015 — Prominent designers and brilliant gems sparkled at Freeman’s ...

Berko Fine Paintings — "Paris- Trouville In 10 Hours 50 Minutes and Thirteen Stages; The Departure (Avenue De L'Opera, P aris) in Front of the Offices of the New York Herald" by Manuel Luque, Watercolor on paper, 13x15.5 in

Preview Treasures Offered by 80 International Exhbitors at the New York Art, Antique & Jewelry Show

  • November 2, 2015

The New York Art, Antique & Jewelry Show will make its annual return to the Park Avenue Armory (643 Park Avenue) November 20-24, 2015. Presented by the Palm Beach Show Group, this important ...

A unique object created by contemporary French artist Yvon Taillandier by overpainting the pages of a nineteenth century copy of the published score to the opera Lara by Louis-Aimé Maillart (1817-71).

39th Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair, Nov 13-15

  • Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair
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  • October 28, 2015

The annual fall gathering for booklovers, the Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair, will return to the Hynes Convention Center in Boston’s beautiful Back Bay, November 13-15, 2015. More than ...

Head of Herakles, Italy, c.  1st century A.D., marble, Dallas Museum of Art, gift of David T.  Owsley in memory of Professor Alan R.  Bromberg, via the Alvin and Lucy Owsley Foundation, Cecil and Ida Green Acquisition Fund, and Wendover Fund

Dallas Museum of Art Acquires 1st-Century Roman Head of Herakles

  • October 26, 2015

The Dallas Museum of Art acquired a marble head of Herakles, the Greek hero the Romans called Hercules, at a Sotheby’s, New York auction of Egyptian, Classical, and Western Asiatic Antiquities in ...

The Progress Vase A magnificent sterling silver and silver-plated centerpiece.  Designed by W.C Beattle for Reed & Barton and awarded a medal of excellence at the 1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition $150,000-250,000

Freeman’s to Present Property from the Reed & Barton Archives

  • October 14, 2015

Freeman’s has been selected to auction property from the Reed & Barton Archives on November 11, 2015. The collection represents the earliest periods of the factory’s production ...

John Smith.  "Virginia, Discovered and Discribed by Captayn John Smith, Graven by William Hole." London, 1612.  2nd state.  A rare English printing, from the original year of issue, of one of the most important and influential maps of America ever produced.  $10,000-15,000

Captain John Smith's New World

  • October 14, 2015

Captain John Smith's New World  The 1607 establishment of Jamestown, the first permanent English settlement in North America, was a central event in the adventurous life led by Captain ...

Lewis Carroll.  Through the Looking-Glass.  London, 1872.  1st edition, 1st issue.  Presentation copy with autograph letter signed.  Bound by Bayntun Riviere with original binding preserved.  $5,000-8,000

Through the Looking Glass; John Smith's Map; Dupont's Democracy

  • Freeman's Auction
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  • September 23, 2015

Curious Adventures & Rare Discoveries: A Look at Freeman's Books, Maps & Manuscripts Auction Philadelphia, PA—  Freeman's October 22 Books, Maps & Manuscripts auction is ...

Irving Penn, Dior Fur Scarf (Jean Patchett), New York.  Date printed 1990, Date Executed 1950-51, Selenium toned silver gelatin photograph, 15 1/8 by 15 1/8 inches, courtesy of Exhibitor: Holden Luntz Gallery

FaceTime at the Fair: A Collection of Fascinating Faces to highlight The International Show

  • September 26, 2015

A melting pot of cultures, media and millennia will mark the 27th edition of the venerable International Show, the only event of its kind in ...

 Louise Stanton (Illinois, 1915-2005), Industrial Abstract, Oil on Canvas

iGavel Announces Blockbuster 2015 Fall Line-Up Of Online Auctions

  • September 17, 2015

iGavel Auctions has announced an exciting Fall schedule of online auctions. “We have a wide spectrum of online sales from September through the end of the year, presented by several of our esteemed ...

Lot 2359, Fu Baoshi, Untitled, Ink and color on paper, Sold for $156,250

Fu Baoshi Work on Paper Sells for $156,250 in Rago's $1.3 Million Great Estates and Stamps, Coins and Currency Auctions, September 10-11

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • September 15, 2015


Egypt, Mummy Sarcophagus, Ptolemaic period, 332-30 BC, wood with painted decoration in tempera over linen and gesso, Cincinnati Art Museum, Gift of Millard F.  and Edna F.  Shelt, 1947.275

Cincinnati Art Museum Opens New Antiquities Gallery on Oct. 3

  • September 8, 2015

CINCINNATI – The reinstallation of the Cincinnati Art Museum’s permanent collection of Western antiquities will be unveiled in new first floor galleries on Oct. 3. To celebrate the reopening, ...