Oil painting of Phoebe Hearst, to be offered February 10 at Turner Auctions + Appraisals

THE FELICIA MICHALSKI COLLECTION OF DECORATIVE ARTS GOES UP FOR BID AT TURNER AUCTIONS + APPRAISALS

  • January 23, 2019

Turner Auctions + Appraisals is pleased to present the Felicia Michalski Collection of Decorative Arts on Sunday, February 10, 2019, at 10:30 am PST. Offering over 350 lots acquired over five ...

A Tang-style hand painted carved wooden horse statues will gallop across the block ($30/38,000).

Global Provenance To Highlight Sale At Benefit Shop Foundation Feb. 6

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • February 01, 2019

The Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc., sources its auctions from area estates so there are items with global connections or provenances that pop up here from time to time. The next sale here on ...

A large pair of French enameled faience, gold and platinum ground and Coraline decorated porcelain urns, 35 ½ inches tall ($8/12,000).

Valentine’s Gift Giving Made Easy At Clarke Auction Gallery Feb. 10

  • Clarke Auction Gallery
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  • February 01, 2019

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Clarke Auction Gallery will offer a chock-a-block auction that has just the right “something special” for the special someone in your life who shares a passion for ...

Woe to the Vanquished (2017), Eric Standley, Cut paper, wood, watercolor, gold leaf.  On view in Pulp + Process.

BOSTON'S SOCIETY OF ARTS + CRAFTS ANNOUNCES EXHIBITIONS OPENING IN FEBRUARY

  • Society of Arts and Crafts
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  • January 26, 2019

The Society of Arts + Crafts in Boston will present two new exhibitions, Pulp + Process and Rebecca Welz: Inner and Outer Spaces, opening in their Seaport District gallery on February 21, 2019. The ...

A c.  1910 vase from Tiffany Studios, a recent acquisition that will be presented for the first time in the Morse Museum’s new exhibition, Iridescence—A Celebration.

'Impermanence, Fragility and Magic' Shown With 50 Iridescent Objects in New Exhibition

  • January 20, 2019

In two installations opening on February 12, The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art in Winter Park, Florida, celebrates late 19th- and early 20th-century decorative art and interior design ...

James Stanford, Recombo Old Tropicana

New Illuminated Portals in Las Vegas: Backlit Lenticulars by James Stanford

  • January 15, 2019

New Illuminated Portals in Las Vegas: Backlit Lenticulars by James Stanford Soho Lofts, 900 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89101, USA February 1 to March 31, 2019 Contemporary artist ...

"Dark Matter: Joel Otterson" installation view at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center, 2018.

Final weeks to view 'Dark Matter: Joel Otterson' at John Michael Kohler Arts Center

  • John Michael Kohler Arts Center
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  • December 21, 2018

For the past thirty years, California artist Joel Otterson has made sculpture that combines aspects of domestic handicraft with traditional sculptural materials. In Dark Matter, on view through ...

William Samuel Horton (1865–1936), Nighttime Festivities Held by President Loubet at the Elysée Palace in Honor of Alfonso XIII, 1905, oil on cardboard, Musée Carnavalet, Paris, © Musée Carnavalet/Roger-Viollet

Celebrate "Paris 1900: City of Entertainment" at the Cincinnati Art Museum starting March 1

  • December 14, 2018

CINCINNATI — Experience the splendor of the French capital at turn of the twentieth century in Paris 1900: City of Entertainment, on view at the Cincinnati Art Museum from March 1–May 12, 2019. ...

Unique and monumental ceiling light for Arredoluce, 1964-65 (estimate: $30,000-50,000), created by the seminal Lebanese architect and artist Sami El-Khazim for the World's Fair in New York in 1964.  Ex-collection: Shah of Iran

Bonhams Modern Decorative Art + Design Sale to Feature Once in a Lifetime Cenedese Collection and Recently Discovered Italian Masterpieces By Osvaldo Borsani

  • December 11, 2018

On December 14, Bonhams sale of Modern Decorative Art + Design will offer over 150 works featuring rare designs of furniture, glass, and ceramics from the most sought-after Italian designers of the ...

James Mortimer, Sheepman

James Mortimer presents new surreal and provocative paintings in February solo show

  • December 10, 2018

Land of Mortimer, a solo exhibition with new work by British artist James Mortimer will take place from Friday 8 February to Saturday 2 March 2019 at James Freeman Gallery Mortimer’s new body of ...

Coby Kennedy, Adoration Of The Albino

FACTION Art Projects announce second Harlem Perspectives, an annual exhibition celebrating the local talent of Harlem and uptown New York

  • December 10, 2018

FACTION Art Projects have announced their second Harlem Perspectives, an annual exhibition celebrating the local talent of Harlem and uptown New York. Harlem Perspectives II is co-curated by ...

Kate Bunce, Musica, ca.  1895–97.  Oil on canvas, 40 3/16 x 30 3/16 x 1 3/4 in., Birmingham Museums Trust (1897P17).

'Victorian Radicals' Traveling Exhibition Begins Multiyear U.S. Museum Tour

  • December 06, 2018

An unprecedented selection of paintings, works on paper, and decorative arts—many never shown outside the UK—by three generations of revolutionary British artists and designers.  On view now ...

GEORGE NAKASHIMA (AMERICAN, 1905-1990) THE IMPORTANT HOLTZ DINING TABLE, NEW HOPE, PENNSYLVANIA, 1986 Claro Walnut, American Black Walnut, rosewood.  H: 29, L: 92, W: 65 in.  Estimate $150,000-250,000

Nakashima Masterwork headlines December 10 Design Auction

  • Freeman's Auction
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  • December 06, 2018

Philadelphia, PA – Rounding out Freeman’s 2018 auction season is the December 10 sale of Design. The auction includes close to 130 lots, offering a varied selection of master American studio ...

The top lot of the auction was this Diego Giacometti cast bronze,“Chat maitre-d’hotel,” circa 1967, in a pleasing reddish-brown patina, that earned $81,250.  It and many of the sale’s other top lots came from the collection of Eugene V.  and Clare E.  Thaw.

Storied Provenance Drives Millea Bros. Select Auction

  • Millea Bros.
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  • December 05, 2018

Realtors like to say it’s all about location, location and location. For Millea Bros., their November 15-17 Select auction was all about provenance, provenance and provenance. Renowned art ...

19th century American Horn and Hide Armchair

iGavel Auctions Presents Online Decorative Arts Gifts for the Holidays

  • November 27, 2018

Who doesn’t know the traditional gifts for the 12 Days of Christmas—partridge, doves, golden rings, and so on. That’s why this season iGavel is offering a different lineup of gifts for the 12 days ...