Galerie Schmit

SHANGHAI FINE JEWELLERY AND ART FAIR TO OPEN ON MAY 16 – 23, 2010

  • March 18, 2010

The second edition of The Shanghai Fine Jewellery and Art Fair comes to the historic Shanghai Exhibition Centre this Spring between May 16 and May 23, 2010. For eight days, Shanghai’s Exhibition ...

A pair of red cinnabar lacquer thrones, Qing dynasty, 18th to 19th century.  Courtesy of Asiantiques.

30TH ANNUAL BALTIMORE SUMMER ANTIQUES SHOW TO PRESENT MORE THAN 550 INTERNATIONAL DEALERS, 70 ANTIQUARIAN BOOK DEALERS SEPTEMBER 2-5, 2010

  • March 22, 2010

  Recognized as the largest indoor antiques show in the nation, the 30th Annual Baltimore Summer Antiques Show will return to the Baltimore Convention Center Labor Day weekend, September ...

Image: Loraine Bodewes

“TEFAF MAASTRICHT SETS AN EXAMPLE FOR EUROPE” - NEELIE KROES, EUROPEAN COMMISSION VICE-PRESIDENT

  • Netherlands Board of Tourism & Conventions
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  • March 16, 2010

  TEFAF Maastricht has set an example that the rest of Europe should follow, said Neelie Kroes, Vice President of the European Commission, during a visit to what she called “the world’s ...

An important French Empire Giltwood Bed once owned by Talleyrand.  Exhibited by Pelham of Paris at TEFAF.

RARE MUSEUM QUALITY MASTERPIECES AT TEFAF MAASTRICHT MARCH 12-21, 2010

  • March 10, 2010

Quality, rarity and provenance have become the hallmarks of TEFAF Maastricht and the world’s most influential art and antiques fair has an extraordinary range of important works on show at the MECC ...

With an asking price of $845,000, M.S.  Rau Antiques sold a charming composition by Norman Rockwell titled “Little Girl with Lipstick.”

OUTSTANDING COLLECTIONS AND WORLD-RENOWNED DEALERS SPARK STRONG SALES AND RECORD ATTENDANCE AT THE 7TH ANNUAL PALM BEACH JEWELRY, ART & ANTIQUE SHOW

  • Palm Beach Show Group
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  • March 02, 2010

  As the 7th Annual Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show came to a close, the show floor was buzzing about the remarkable number of sales that took place during this year’s event at ...

Pieter Bruegel the Younger, The Indoor Wedding Dance, 1622 To be exhibited by De Jonckheere, Paris at TEFAF Maastricht 2010

FROM YACHTS TO OLD MASTERS How investment helped the art market weather the economic crisis

  • February 26, 2010

  A change in luxury spending habits caused by the recession has helped the international art and antiques market weather the global economic storm. This is revealed by a new report ...

Gavin Spanierman sold a painting titled "Fountain in a Spanish Garden" by F Luis Mora, which had an asking price of $110,000.

ENTHUSIASM, EXCITEMENT AND INTEREST EVIDENT THEMES DURING DAY THREE AT THE PALM BEACH JEWELRY, ART & ANTIQUE SHOW

  • Palm Beach Show Group
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  • February 16, 2010

  Presidents' Day at the Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show attracted thousands of enthusiastic collectors eager to admire the more than 200,000 items on display, including fine art, ...

Lower Sepik River mask, 12", early 20th c.

San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Shows Brings World's Best Tribal Art Galleries to the City

  • February 04, 2010

The 24th Annual San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Show will be at the Fort Mason Center from February 12-14, 2009. Widely recognized by arts and museum professionals as the best Tribal Art ...

Women on a Terrace, Vilavail ragini from a Ragamala series, Mughal, Lucknow, India ca.1770-80.

San Francisco Arts of Pacific Asia Show Opens at Fort Mason Center

  • February 04, 2010

 The 14th Annual San Francisco Arts of Pacific Asia Show (SFAPA) returns to the Fort Mason Center February 5-7, 2010. One of the top Asian Art Shows in North America, the upcoming 2010 ...

William Mason Brown’s “Red Raspberries” (ca.  1866) is the proposed acquisition for the American art collection.

HIGH HOSTS FIRST EVER COLLECTORS’ EVENING TO HELP BUILD THE MUSEUM’S PERMANENT COLLECTION

  • High Museum of Art
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  • January 07, 2010

New Acquisition to be Chosen Among Seven Proposed Works from Each of the High’s Curatorial Departments.   The High Museum of Art will host its first ever Collectors’ Evening on ...

Los Angeles Art Show

Los Angeles Art Show Returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center and Debuts Guest Country Program January 20-24

  • December 29, 2009

(December, 2009—Los Angeles, CA)  The 15th Annual Los Angeles Art Show returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center January 20-24, 2010.  Presented by the Fine Art Dealers Association ...

Jen Mergel

MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON, APPOINTS JEN MERGEL AS BEAL FAMILY SENIOR CURATOR OF CONTEMPORARY ART

  • Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
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  • December 22, 2009

Malcolm Rogers, Ann and Graham Gund Director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), has announced the appointment of Jen Mergel as the MFA’s Beal Family Senior Curator of Contemporary Art. ...

Untitled XVI by Willem de Kooning (1904-1997), new exhibitor L&M Arts.

BIGGER AND BETTER THAN EVER BEFORE – TEFAF MAASTRICHT MARCH 12-21, 2010

  • Netherlands Board of Tourism & Conventions
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  • November 23, 2009

TEFAF Maastricht, the world’s most influential art and antiques fair, will have a record number of 260 exhibitors from 17 countries when the 23rd edition opens at the MECC (Maastricht Exhibition ...

Large kovsh Carl Fabergé, over-stamping workmaster’s mark Feodor Rückert, Moscow, 1899-1908 Silver-gilt, opaque and painted filigree enamel, cabochon amethysts, 29.8 x 38.3 x 24 cm © Khalili Collection, courtesy of Khalili Family Trust

KHALILI COLLECTION OF ENAMELS OF THE WORLD TO BE UNVEILED AT THE HERMITAGE MUSEUM, ST PETERSBURG

  • The State Hermitage Museum
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  • November 10, 2009

Enamels of the World 1700-2000 from the Khalili Collections, to be exhibited at the State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg, from 8 December 2009 to 14 March 2010, is the inaugural presentation of a ...

Sunflower, 2008, acrylic on canvas, 80 x 120 cm (31½ x 47 ins)

COLOURFUL DARKNESS - BENCHUNG

  • Rossi & Rossi LTD.
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  • November 10, 2009

Colourful Darkness, an exhibition of new works by Tibetan artist Benchung, will be staged by Rossi & Rossi at their gallery at 16 Clifford Street, Mayfair, London W1, from Wednesday 2 December ...