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.


  • 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


  • 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 ...

Famille rose vase with sgraffito.  Lot

$15M Chinese Vase To Close Asia Week Auctions

  • March 16, 2016

On Saturday, March 19th Asian art collectors will gather at Gianguan Auctions to watch a Qing Dynasty vase valued at up to $15,000,000 turn the heads of collectors. It will be followed by the ...

: Fragmentary Colossal Head of a Youth, Greek, Hellenistic Period, 2nd century B.C.  Marble, H.  22 7/8 in.  (58 cm).  Berlin, Pergamonmuseum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin (AvP VII 283) © SMB / Antikensammlung

Major Exhibition at The Met to Present Three Centuries of Greek Art from Alexander to Cleopatra

  • March 14, 2016

The conquests of Alexander the Great transformed the ancient world, making trade and cultural exchange possible across great distances. Alexander's retinue of court artists and extensive artistic ...

TEFAF 2016 Preview: At Kukje Gallery, a work by Anish Kapoor.

Private and Institutional Buyers Acquire Scholarly Works From Art History at TEFAF Maastricht

  • March 13, 2016

Over 10,000 international private collectors, curators and representatives from the world’s leading museums and public institutions visited TEFAF Maastricht 2016 on the Preview day, Thursday 10th ...

Dr.  Clare McAndrew

US Art Market Reports Highest Ever Level of Sales While Overall Global Market Values Fall

  • March 9, 2016

The 2016 TEFAF Art Market Report shows that global sales fell 7% during 2015 from $68.2bn to $63.8bn and the volume of sales declined by 2% to 38.1 million. The picture that emerges in 2015 is of a ...

Double-sided Twelve-panel Coromandel Screen, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722) (Lot 523, Estimate$20,000-30,000)

Fine Chinese and Persian Ceramics Lead March 19 Asian Art Auction at Skinner

  • March 8, 2016

BOSTON, MA – March 4, 2016 –Skinner, Inc. is pleased to announce its first Asian Works of Art auction of 2016, to be held in Boston Saturday, March 19 at 11AM. Encompassing more than 500 lots and ...

Chinese court necklace of amber rounds, Tibetan "dzi", ancient painted Han glass and carved walnuts.  Lot 162.  Gianguan Auctions, March 19, 2016

China's Natural Resources As Art at Gianguan Auctions

  • Gianguan Auctions
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  • March 6, 2016

When Gianguan Auctions presents its March 19th auction, the words of Michelangelo - within every stone their is a sculpture - will resonate throughout a superb collection of jade, amber and ...

"Five Cattle" by Yan Ciping after Han Huang.  Lot 78.  Gianguan Auctions, March 19th.

Paintings at Gianguan Auctions Express Happiness, Prosperity, Rebellion

  • March 4, 2016

Happiness, harmony, longevity, prosperity and rebellion are central themes of the Chinese paintings coming to the podium on Saturday, March 19th at Gianguan Auctions. Collectors and museum ...