Alexander Hamilton portrait by John Trumbull, 1806

Alexander Hamilton Papers Achieve $2.6 Million in 'White Glove' Auction at Sotheby's

  • January 19, 2017

A nation which can prefer disgrace to danger is prepared for a master, and deserves one. - Alexander Hamilton From Sotheby's: On Thursday in New York, Sotheby’s auction of Alexander ...

From the Pricey to the Peculiar… World’s Largest Book Fair Celebrates 50th Anniversary with Eclectic and Rare Books, Manuscripts, Photographs and Ephemera

  • January 18, 2017

The California International Antiquarian Book Fair, one of the world's largest and most prestigious exhibitions of antiquarian books, returns to Northern California to celebrate its 50th ...

Two paintings by the British artist Lord Frederick Leighton (1830-1896), to include this work, will be sold in a televised live auction program called Auction Action On BCTV, Jan.  30th at 6 pm (EST).

Original artwork will be a major part of the debut of a new live-bidding TV show called Auction Action On BCTV, Jan. 30th

  • The Renaissance Auction Group
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  • January 18, 2017

READING, Pa. – Berks Community Television (BCTV) is bringing live auctions to television with the debut airing of a new show called Auction Action On BCTV on Monday evening, January 30th, at 6 pm, ...

Dr.  Tristram Hunt

Labour Lawmaker Tristram Hunt Tapped as New Director of V&A

  • January 16, 2017

The V&A Trustees have appointed Dr Tristram Hunt as the new Director of the V&A. Tristram has served as Labour MP for Stoke-on-Trent Central since 2010, and was previously the Shadow ...

Glenn Adamson, Senior Scholar, Yale Center for British Art

Stimulating and Thought-Provoking Lectures To Be Held At The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair

  • January 11, 2017

Augmenting the buzz surrounding The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair is its lecture series, held at the Bohemian National Hall during the run of the show. These stimulating lectures are being ...

This rare 1901-1902 Russo-Chinese $1 "Mexican Dollar" banknote sold for $10,200, making it the top lot of the auction.

Rare 1901-1902 Russo-Chinese $1 "Mexican Dollar" banknote brings $10,200 at auction

  • Archives International Auctions
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  • January 12, 2017

FORT LEE, N.J. – A 1901-02 Russo-Chinese $1 “Mexican Dollar” banknote sold for $10,200 and a scarce and attractive Sino-Belgian Bank 1908-12 specimen changed hands for $6,000 at a two-session ...

This oil on canvas portrait painting by Thomas Prichard Rossiter (Am., 1818-1871), showing 43 leading American businessmen from the 19th century, sold for $20,400 at the Jan.  1 New Year's Day sale.

Portrait rendering of 19th century American businessmen by Thomas Rossiter fetches $20,400 at Nadeau's

  • Nadeau's Auction Gallery
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  • January 11, 2017

WINDSOR, Conn. – A platinum three-stone diamond ring set with three emerald-cut diamonds soared to $37,200 and a Patek Philippe minute repeater chronometer watch in an 18kt gold case brought ...

Ladies' Rolex Datejust President wristwatch in 18kt yellow gold, style #68278, having a black diamond dial set with 100 diamonds.

Property from the estate of the late Atlanta businesswoman Diane Smith McIver will be sold at auction Jan. 14-16

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • January 10, 2017

ATLANTA, Ga. – Property from the estate of Diane Smith McIver, a prominent  businesswoman and former president of Corey Airport Services in Atlanta who recently passed away, will be auctioned as ...

A rare Chinese export tea bowl and saucer decorated with a design after the Dutch artist Cornelius Pronk, circa 1745.

A Parade of Treasures Marries Traditional With Contemporary at The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair

  • January 9, 2017

When the New York Ceramics and Glass Fair throws open its doorway on January 19, collectors, curators and design aficionados will clap eyes on all manner of bottles, beakers, jewelry, jars, vases, ...

William Hogarth (English, 1697-1764).  The Rake’s Ruin at the Gaming Table from A Rake’s Progress, c.  1765.  Original copperplate engraving, 20 ¼ x 22 ¼ in.  Private collection

New exhibition at Morris-Jumel Mansion explores site's history with chocolate

  • Bow Bridge Communications, LLC
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  • January 6, 2017

NEW EXHIBITION EXPLORES CHOCOLATE AS A COMMODITY IN 18‒19TH CENTURY NEW YORK A Taste for Chocolate on view February 17–May 29, 2017 New York, NY (1/6/17)…The Morris-Jumel Mansion (MJM), ...

The Winter Sale 2017 Catalog

Copley Fine Art Auctions, LLC - Winter Sale 2017 Catalog Order

  • January 6, 2017

Copley Fine Art Auctions, LLC The Winter Sale 2017 February 17 | 11am The American Theater | 446 King Street Charleston, South Carolina This dynamic auction brings to the block more than 450 ...

17th century rendering of the legendary Roman figure Lucretia, attributed to the Italian artist Francisco Albani (1578-1660).

17th century painting from the estate of a Holocaust survivor will be sold at auction Jan. 22nd in Florida

  • Auction Life
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  • January 6, 2017

BOCA RATON, Fla. – A 17th century oil on canvas figural rendering, attributed to the Italian painter Francisco Albani (1578-1660) with provenance, from the estate of Holocaust survivor Edith ...

Lot 1 Edwin Mieczkowski, (b.  1929) - Untitled

Gray’s Opens 2017 Auction Season with 300 Lots Jan 18

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • January 3, 2017

Cleveland, Ohio – (January 3, 2017) Starting off the new year with a catalogue of over 300 items, Gray’s Fine Art, Furniture and Decorative Art auction will be held January 18. The sale begins with ...

Early 20th century French gilt and patinated three-piece antique clock set by F.  Pelissier (est.  $500-$900).

Beautiful French gilt and patinated three-piece antique clock set by Pelissier to be sold Jan. 14-15

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • January 3, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A beautiful continental specimen marble center table, an early 20th century French gilt and patinated three-piece clock set by F. Pelissier, a bronze figural group by the French ...

1970 Dodge Challenger convertible with a frame-off restoration, in like-new condition and one of only 378 made.

Rare vintage muscle cars, Whitney Houston stage-worn gowns, more at Stevens Auction, Jan. 7th

  • Stevens Auction Company
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  • January 2, 2017

ABERDEEN, Miss. – Rare vintage cars, including a 1959 Corvette convertible, a 1965 Plymouth Barracuda and a 1970 Dodge Challenger convertible – all in mint condition – plus other items ranging from ...