A rare triple colored transfer printed salt- glazed stoneware plate, 1756/60

With Brisk Sales and A Major Discovery Revealed, The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair Ended on a Positive Note

  • February 17, 2017

Devoted ceramic and glass aficionados turned out amply for the 18th edition of The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair when it opened its doors on the preview evening of January 18 at the Bohemian ...

Qing Dynasty.  Lot 128.  Estimate on request at Gianguan Auctions.

The Back-Story on Chinese Works of Art in Gianguan March 11 Sale

  • February 17, 2017

Gianguan Auctions’ offers Asia Week buyers an impressive array of historic and contemporary Chinese paintings, ceramics, jade and stone carvings–all of which relay the ideals, accomplishments and ...

Signed Galle marquetry vase, 5.5 inches tall, having a white background with wheel carved pink overlay and large marquetry blossoms.

Stunning Galle marquetry vase and Galle and Daum Nancy "bat" vases will be part of Woody Auction's March 18th sale

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  • February 16, 2017

DOUGLASS, Kan. – Woody Auction is offering a surefire cure for cabin fever with what it’s calling the finest art glass auction ever held at its Douglass gallery, opened in 2015. Offered will be ...

Pre-1900 Lansing Wagon Works Company (a precursor to the REO Truck Company) advertising sign in a frame.

Beautifully rendered vintage advertising signs will be part of Showtime Auction's March 31-April 2 event

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  • February 14, 2017

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – The single-owner, lifetime gambling and coin-op collection of Richard and Mary Schulte of Michigan, plus three other outstanding collections from other states around the country, ...

ABP cut glass tray by Egginton, measuring 14 inches, in the rare and desirable Roman pattern.

Beleek, art glass, Victorian items and more at Dirk Soulis Auctions, Feb. 25 in Lone Jack, Mo.

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  • February 13, 2017

LONE JACK, Mo. – The contents of The Vintage House Restaurant in Warrensburg, Missouri, a fine dining establishment that closed its doors about three years ago but doubled as a veritable museum of ...

White earthenware two-handled vase by Pablo Picasso from 1952, one in an edition of 400 and 15 inches tall ($37,200).

Earthenware two-handled vase created in 1952 by Pablo Picasso brings $37,200 at Weiss Auctions

  • Philip Weiss Auctions
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  • February 13, 2017

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A white earthenware two-handled vase by Pablo Picasso, executed in 1952 as one in an edition of 400, sold for $37,200 at an auction held Jan. 29 by Weiss Auctions, online and in ...

1957 Gibson LG-2 acoustic guitar with a sunburst finish over its spruce top and mahogany back and sides, in very good condition (est.  $2,000-$3,000).

Lifetime collection of rare and vintage musical instruments will be sold Feb. 25th by Bruneau & Co.

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • February 8, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – The lifetime musical instrument collection of Lawrence David Clark, Jr., Esq. – an assemblage brimming with names like Gibson, Martin, Hofner, Henri Selmer, C.G. Conn, Sho-Bud and ...

This exceedingly rare 18th century automaton musical clock, English-form, produced for the Chinese Qing Imperial Court, came within a whisper of hitting the $1 million mark, finishing at $998,250.

Rare 18th century English-made pagoda form automaton musical clock soars to $998,250 at Fontaine's, Jan. 21st

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • January 31, 2017

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – An exceedingly rare 18th century English-made pagoda form automaton musical clock, produced for the Chinese Qing Imperial Court, fell just shy of the $1 million mark when it ...

Workbag Female Society for Birmingham for the Relief of British Negro Slaves Birmingham, England, used in Christianstown, Ireland 1827 Silk and cotton, Museum Purchase, 2016-166

African-American Heritage Heralded Through Recent Acquisitions at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg

  • January 30, 2017

With its mission to tell America’s enduring story through its material culture, the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg has actively diversified its collections over recent years and has bolstered ...

Detail of costume by May Ishimoto, worn by Marianna Tcherkassky

Smithsonian Displays Costumes From Prominent Ballerinas

  • January 29, 2017

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History has opened “American Ballet,” a display showcasing costumes worn by prima ballerinas Violette Verdy, Marianna Tcherkassky and Misty Copeland. ...

Libreria Doncelese at Urbano Project

Urbano Project presents Pablo Helguera's Libreria Donceles

  • Urbano Project
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  • January 26, 2017

Urbano Project presents Librería Donceles, a socially engaged art project consisting of an itinerant bookstore of more than 10,000 used books in Spanish. While in residence at Urbano, the ...

Rendering for the new Museum of London.  Architects Stanton Williams and Asif Khan, with conservation architect, Julian Harrap, and landscape design consultant, J&L Gibbons.

$224 Million Pledged for Museum of London's New Site

  • January 24, 2017

Museum of London confirms £180 million ($224.35 million) of £250 million ($312 million) fundraising target to create new museum in West Smithfield This significant milestone follows the ...

'Niger' by Manuel Lopez Herrera, oil on canvas, 2016, £8,800 from Lucy B Campbell Gallery

The Antiques & Fine Art Fair at The Mere Golf Resort & Spa, Knutsford, Cheshire

  • January 25, 2017

Boutique in style, The Antiques & Fine Art Fair at The Mere plays host to some 30 specialist dealers, mainly members of BADA and LAPADA, the leading UK's trade associations, each displaying a ...

Lot 134: GIA certified 9.19 cts.  pear-shape diamond ring.  Est.  $75,000-100,000

Fine Art, Diamonds, & Colored Stones lead Grogan's February Auction

  • Grogan & Company
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  • January 31, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Grogan & Company’s February 5th auction will feature the auction house’s distinctive selection of high quality items across all collecting genres, including paintings, works on ...

Ernest Childers (Muscogee [Creek]) receives the Congressional Medal of Honor from Lieutenant General Jacob L.  Devers (left).  5th Army headquarters, April 8, 1944.

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian Presents “Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation’s Armed Forces”

  • January 24, 2017

Native Americans have served in every major U.S. military encounter from the Revolutionary War to today’s conflicts in the Middle East in higher numbers per capita than any other ethnic group. ...