Neo-expressionist painting by Hunt Slonem (American, b.  1951), titled Butterfly’s (2003), 30 inches by 40 inches, done in Slonem’s unmistakable sgraffito technique (est.  $8,000-$12,000).

Painting by Hunt Slonem and sculpture by Dan Corbin will headline Bruneau & Co.'s May 4th auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • April 24, 2019

CRANSTON, R.I. – Just over 350 quality lots pulled from estates and collections across New England will highlight a Spring Fine Art & Antiques Auction planned for Saturday, May 4th, by Bruneau ...

This Shiy De-Jinn river landscape, a 1969 watercolor on paper, ($15/25,000) depicts the rolling mountains of Taiwan and misty waterways are splashed in cool blues and greens, 18 ¾ by 24 ¾ inches.

Chinese, Japanese Art To Headline Clarke Auction Gallery May 5

  • Clarke Auction Gallery
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  • April 22, 2019

Chinese and Japanese paintings will be showcased in Clarke Auction Gallery’s sale on Sunday, May 5, at 10 am but American fine art, sterling silver, jewelry and midcentury will also be at the ...

1945 Black Cat Cigarettes porcelain sign, one of Canada’s most attractive porcelain signs, 50 inches by 48 inches, with detailed graphics, marked “P&M Orilla 45” lower right (CA$5,310).

Advertising and nostalgia items perform well at Miller & Miller's April 6th auction in Canada

  • Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd.
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  • April 22, 2019

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A scarce, circa 1929 Johnson Sea-Horse outboard motor store display, made in America, with a tin litho frame and topper and lithographed paper insert, displaying ...

Portrait of a Mongolian attributed to Russian artist Alexandre Yakovlev sold for $72,000.

Top Prices in Historic Documents, Fine Art Spring Forth from Eldred's Spring Sale

  • Eldred's
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  • April 12, 2019

East Dennis, Mass. – If you were late to Saturday’s session of Eldred’s two-day Spring Sale on April 5 and 6, you missed a few of the day’s most exciting lots, notably a portrait of a Mongolian man ...

All but one of the 56 signers of the Declaration of Independence will be offered as individual lots in University Archives’ online auction slated for Wednesday, May 15th.

Signers of the Declaration of Independence will headline University Archives' May 15th online auction

  • University Archives
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  • April 11, 2019

WESTPORT, Conn. – Anyone looking to start, add to or complete their collection of signers of the Declaration of Independence will have that opportunity in University Archives’ next online-only ...

Possibly unique cabinet card photo image of New York Giants captain Buck Ewing wearing civilian clothes ($109,250, a record for an 1888 N173 Old Judge cabinet card).

Group of 37 Old Judge cabinet baseball cards from 1888 sell for a combined $431,000 at Weiss Auctions

  • Weiss Auctions
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  • April 08, 2019

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – The North Fork Collection of N173 Old Judge cabinet baseball cards from 1888 – 37 in all, sold as individual lots – brought a combined $431,000 at a Sports, Comics, Comic Art & ...

Oil on canvas coastal seascape by Alfred T.  Bricher (American, 1837-1908), titled Coastline, depicts a sailboat along a coastline, 14 ½ inches by 32 ½ inches (sight) (est.  $30,000-$50,000).

Original artworks by Bricher, Arlati, Stussy will be part of Nye & Co.'s April 17-18 auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • April 08, 2019

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – A two-day Collectors’ Passion & Fine Art Sale with a diverse offering of fine art ranging from traditional to contemporary, plus a fabulous selection of photography and ...

Julie Mehretu, Black Ground (Deep Light).  This work sold for $5.6 million, an auction record for the artist.  A traveling mid-career retrospective for the artist debuts in late 2019.

Sotheby's $482 Million Hong Kong Sales Include Record-Smashing Wine Collection, Top Prices for Women Artists

  • April 04, 2019

Sotheby's Spring 2019 Hong Kong auction series concluded with a grand total of HK$3.78 billion / US$482 million, exceeding the pre-sale high estimate for the series (HK$2.34 – 3.4 billion / US$300 ...

Spectacular lithograph on paper signed by the important Native American artist Tommy Wayne (“T.C.”) Cannon (1946-1978), titled Waiting for the Bus, Andarko Princess ($12,500).

Lithograph on paper signed by Native American artist T. C. Cannon brings $12,500 at Holabird's Wigwam Auction

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • March 28, 2019

RENO, Nev. – A spectacular lithograph on paper signed by the important Native American artist Tommy Wayne (“T.C.”) Cannon (1946-1978), titled Waiting for the Bus, Andarko Princess, sold for $12,500 ...

Canadian 1945 Black Cat Cigarettes porcelain sign, 50 inches by 48 inches, with high detailed graphics and marked “P&M Orilla 45” lower right edge (est.  CA$3,000-$5,000).

Miller & Miller's Saturday, April 6th auction will feature 595 lots of advertising and nostalgia

  • Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd.
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  • March 27, 2019

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A rare, 1930s-era En-Ar-Co Motor Oil rack made for the Canadian market, a 1989 Rolls Royce Silver Spur car with 100,000 original miles and a 1967 Triumph TR6R Trophy ...

This Steinway & Sons Model D Concert Grand piano ($15/25,000) will cross the block.

Musical Instruments, Art, Silver To Hit Right Note At Clarke Auction Gallery April 7

  • Clarke Auction Gallery
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  • March 25, 2019

Ranging from a fine piece of carved antique jade and two concert pianos to choice paintings and ornate silver serving pieces, Clarke Auction Gallery’s sale on Sunday, April 7, at 10 am will be ...

Bronze sculpture of a nude female torso by German artist Ernst Seger (1868-1939), a finely cast work, executed in the Art Nouveau style (est.  $2,000-$3,000).

Artworks by Ernst Seger and Howard Finster will be part of Bruneau & Co.'s April 6th auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • March 25, 2019

CRANSTON, R.I. – A fine Chinese archaic bronze Gui ritual food vessel dating to the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), or earlier, one of nearly 150 lots from the collection of George White, the longtime ...

This E.  Howard & Co.  No.  43 astronomical floor regulator ($150/250,000) retains its original and signed 14-inch painted metal dial.

Exceptional Offerings Will Cross Block At Fontaine’s Auction Gallery March 23

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • March 19, 2019

Due to technical difficulties with Spectrum, Fontaine’s Auction Gallery rescheduled its March 9th auction to Saturday, March 23, at 11 am. Previews auction week will be Friday 10 am - 5 pm, ...

Woven wire basket by Ruth Asawa.

FINE ART, AMERICANA, SPORTING ART FEATURED IN ELDRED’S APRIL 5-6 AUCTION

  • Eldred's
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  • March 15, 2019

Eldred’s will offer a truly diverse selection of fresh-to-market material in its Spring Sale, scheduled for April 5-6, 2019 at the firm’s headquarters in East Dennis, Massachusetts, on Cape Cod. ...

Sepia tone bust portrait photograph of Irish author Oscar Wilde (1854-1900), in an overcoat with a wide fur collar, signed as “Oscar Wilde” and dated “Jany.  23 ‘82” (est.  $6,000-$7,000).

University Archives' online-only March 27th auction will feature items signed by many of history's greatest figures

  • University Archives
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  • March 14, 2019

WESTPORT, Conn. – Historically important letters handwritten and signed by U.S. President Thomas Jefferson, Confederate States President Jefferson Davis and legendary frontiersman Davy Crockett, ...