Karl Lagerfeld, Lüstern aber schüchtern, 1997.

Galerie Gmurzynska Celebrates Karl Lagerfeld With Retrospective of His Photography

  • February 20, 2019

Galerie Gmurzynska presents the retrospective Homage To Karl Lagerfeld; 30 Years of Photography, featuring over 50 works, which opened February 21st, at the gallery in Zurich. Karl Lagerfeld, ...

Large, abstract expressionist oil on Masonite painting by Leonardo Nierman (Mexican, b.  1932), measuring 48 inches by 72 inches, signed and titled Genesis (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

Paintings by Ben Austrian, Felix Eteve, Leonardo Nierman, others will be in Bruneau & Co.'s March 2nd auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • February 19, 2019

CRANSTON, R.I. – A vast array of furniture, decorative arts, paintings, jewelry, Asian antiques and modern design – 417 lots in all – will come up for bid at an Antique, Fine Art & Jewelry ...

Colette Fu, Photographic Pop-Up Book, Luoma, Yi Tiger Festival.  The Yi people from China’s Yunan province, worship the tiger as their grandest totem.  disturbed by Under the direction of the black “Tiger King,” they offer sacrifice and dance to reflect the journey and way of life of the Yi people as they visit each house to guard the village from evils.  Thus “Luoma,” the Tiger Festival, was created to display the Yi people’s tiger-like strength and valor.

NEW YORK CITY BOOK & EPHEMERA FAIR ANNOUNCES THE PREMIER OF THE FIRST BOOKLYN ARTISTS’ BOOK FAIR

  • February 15, 2019

On March 9 & 10, 2019, THIS NEW FAIR PRESENTS PIONEERING WORK FROM CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS “I consider art a tool of social change.  My principal aim is to question power relations in the world, ...

Collection of 112 caricatures of Napoleon Bonaparte.  Great Britain, France, Germany, Italy and Spain, 1798-1823.  Various sizes.  Mostly hand-colored copper engravings.  From Antiquarian Stefan Völkel.

New York International Antiquarian Book Fair Returns To Park Avenue Armory March 7-10

  • February 13, 2019

The much anticipated New York International Antiquarian Book Fair (NYIABF) produced by Sanford L. Smith + Associates returns to the Park Avenue Armory for its 59th edition March 7-10, 2019. A mecca ...

Rare early Canadian Grand Trunk Railway System lithograph advertising poster signed “Toronto Lithographing Co” and titled The Globe Special Train, Passing Dundas (CA$5,400).

Rare early Canadian Grand Trunk Railway System poster brings CA$5,400 at Miller & Miller's Canadiana auction

  • Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd.
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  • February 14, 2019

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A Morton & Company stoneware water cooler from the early 1850s, made by Justus Morton in Brantford, Ontario, Canada, soared to $30,680 to take top lot honors in ...

Andrea del Verrocchio.  Putto with a Dolphin, 1470‒c.  1475.  Photograph: Courtesy of Musei Civici Fiorentini

Newly restored Putto with a Dolphin featured in "Verrocchio, Master of Leonardo" on view at the Palazzo Strozzi and Museo Nazionale del Bargello thanks to Friends of Florence

  • February 06, 2019

Exhibition will be on view in Florence, Italy, March 9‒July 14, 2019 before its presentation at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., September 29, 2019‒February 2, 2020 Florence, ...

Oil on canvas painting by Eugene Remy Maes (Belgian.  1849-1931), titled Chickens (early 1900s) and depicting a rooster, five hens, chicks, a sparrow and a salt glaze jug, 47 inches by 53 inches (framed).

Feathery chicken painting by Eugene Remy Maes (Belgian, 1849-1931) will be in Woody Auction's March 9 sale

  • Woody Auction
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  • February 13, 2019

DOUGLASS, Kan. – An auction bursting with many beautiful items, to include Tiffany lamps, Wave Crest plaques, French cameo glass, Galle Faience pottery, brides baskets, American Brilliant Cut ...

Newly discovered handwritten and signed letter by Alexander Hamilton, apparently unpublished, dated March 20, 1791 and boldly signed with a flourish, “A Hamilton” (est.  $30,000-$35,000).

Items signed by FDR, Washington, Lincoln, Hamilton, others are in University Archives' Feb. 27 auction

  • University Archives
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  • February 07, 2019

WESTPORT, Conn. – A signed copy of Franklin D. Roosevelt’s first book, authored before he became President, a newly discovered handwritten and signed letter by Alexander Hamilton, and a typewritten ...

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 ...

Oil on board painting of Vernal Falls in Yosemite (Calif.), signed by the artist Benjamin Willard Sears (American, 1846-1905), 25 inches by 18 ½ inches ($2,000).

Oil on board painting of Vernal Falls in Yosemite, Calif., brings $2,000 at Holabird auction

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • February 06, 2019

RENO, Nev. – A Thomas Edison-Joseph Swan British patent archive for incandescent lighting from the 1880s sold for $5,000 and a group of three silver ingots highlighted by one made at the U.S. Mint ...

A Bureau of Engraving and Printing portrait of Alexander Hamilton as Secretary of the Treasury.

Rare Copy of Federalist Papers in Publisher’s Boards Offered at Auction

  • February 04, 2019

“The accumulation of all powers, legislative, executive, and judiciary, in the same hands, whether of one, a few, or many, and whether hereditary, selfappointed, or elective, may justly be ...

Votes for Women, B.M.  Boye, 1913.  Lithograph Sheet.  The Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

National Portrait Gallery Presents 'Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence'

  • February 04, 2019

Major Exhibition on the History of Women’s Suffrage in the U.S. Complete With the Most Comprehensive Catalogue of the Movement in the Past 60 Years The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has ...

Large pair of famille jaune (yellow Chinese porcelain) dragon and phoenix ginger jars with foo dog finials on the lid, 14 inches tall (est.  $2,000-$4,000).

Converse Auctions' online-only East Meets West auction, Feb. 15, will be a tantalizing marriage of cultures

  • Converse & Company
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  • February 04, 2019

MALVERN, Pa. – A 1900 Patek Philippe 14kt gold pocket watch, a Rolex Oyster Submariner watch, several magnificently carved Chinese cabinets in singles and pairs, a 17-volume set of Lord Byron’s ...

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 ...