Advertising signs will include this antique Fidelity Phenix Fire Insurance Company sign and many other rare and beautiful signs from the period.

Beautifully rendered antique advertising signs will be part of Weiss Auctions' June 22nd sale

  • Philip Weiss Auctions
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  • June 5, 2017

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Ocean liner memorabilia will take center stage at Weiss Auctions’ June 22nd sale, as a letter handwritten aboard the RMS Titanic on April 13, 1912, an original life ring from the ...

Louise Bernard will be museum director of the Obama Presidential Center.

Dr. Louise Bernard Named Director of the Museum of the Obama Presidential Center

  • May 31, 2017

Today, the Obama Foundation announced Dr. Louise Bernard as the Director of the Museum of the Obama Presidential Center. As Museum Director, Dr. Bernard will lead the design, development and ...

Siblings by Paul Hermann Wagner

Rare Paul Hermann Wagner Oil at Gray's May 31

  • May 24, 2017

Cleveland, Ohio – (May 23, 2017)  The 19th century German figure and landscape painter, Paul Herman Wagner (1852-1937), is best known for his poignant portraits of children. Wagner’s paintings ...

Multi-colored map of California and Nevada, with Virginia City insert, published by A,L.  Bancroft & Co., San Francisco ($2,783).

Rare 19th century multi-colored map of California and Nevada in near-mint condition brings $2,783 at Holabird auction

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • May 25, 2017

RENO, Nev. – A palladium commemorative coin produced for the 1939 World’s Fair in New York – about the size of a silver dollar and known as a “so-called” dollar in collecting circles for that ...

Wyeth, Andrew (1917-2009) Archive of Forty-three Signed Autograph Letters and Notes, with Sketches (Lot 1106, Estimate: $80,000-120,000)

Andrew Wyeth’s Unpublished Love Letters Offered at Skinner in May

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • May 17, 2017

Writings Provide New Insights To Secretive Painter’s Work and Life An extensive archive of letters previously unknown to scholars and collectors concerning one of the most secretive and ...

Oval rendering of three white Persian kittens by the Australian-American artist Carl Kahler (1855-1906), in a gold gilt frame (est.  $8,000-$12,000).

Oval rendering of three white Persian kittens by Carl Kahler (1855-1906) will be in Fontaine's June 17th auction

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • May 22, 2017

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A fine American mahogany Moorish-style corner étagère attributed to Tiffany (Associated Artists), in excellent condition and with the original finish, just over six feet tall, ...

Danish Lounge Chair in Teak and Mohair from JenMod, asking bid $200

BIDSQUARE'S "GONE MAD", REWINDING TO RETRO FEATURING CURATED MIDCENTURY FURNITURE, DESIGN AND FASHION

  • May 18, 2017

Bidsquare's second themed auction, Gone Mad: Rewind to Retro channels midcentury vibes featuring a curated collection of vintage furniture, decorative arts and fashion. The themed auction is open ...

Magnificent 16-inch-tall R.  S.  Prussia mold #644 tankard with an iridescent Tiffany background and keyhole summer season portrait decor.

Outstanding single-owner collection of R. S. Prussia pieces will be sold at auction July 22nd in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

  • Woody Auction
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  • May 18, 2017

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa– Collectors of R.S. Prussia need to mark their calendars for Saturday, July 22nd. That’s when Woody Auction will offer the outstanding lifetime collection of Marvin and Laura ...

The Baltimore Art, Antique & Jewelry Show Has Broadened its “Show-Within-a-Show” Concept

  • Palm Beach Show Group
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  • May 18, 2017

The Baltimore Art, Antique & Jewelry Show Has Broadened its “Show-Within-a-Show” Concept Introducing The Market Section: Bringing Back Business to Business Buying in Baltimore   The ...

Lewis Evans, Speciel Land Charte von Pensilvanien, Neu Jersey, Neu York, Frankfurt, 1750.  Estimate $10,000 to $15,000.

Early American Material Leads the Way At Swann Galleries’ Maps & Atlases Sale

  • May 16, 2017

On Wednesday, June 7, Swann Galleries will hold an auction of Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books, with highlights from the colonization of the Americas, as well as ...

Original oil painting by the American abstract expressionist Fritz Bultman (1919-1967), titled Cape May II (est.  $6,000-$9,000), one of five works by Bultman in the auction.

Five paintings by Fritz Bultman (Am., 1919-1985) will be part of Bruneau & Co.'s June 3rd auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • May 15, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – A Summer Antiques & Fine Art Auction featuring over 400 lots of original artwork, vintage lamps, American and European bronze sculptures, and a broad selection of fine art ...

Leonetto Cappiello, Le Petit Dauphinois, 1933.  Estimate $30,000 to $40,000.

Global Graphic Design Comes to Swann Galleries

  • April 26, 2017

On Thursday, May 25, Swann Galleries will hold an auction of Graphic Design, featuring a premier selection of posters, books and magazines by outstanding designers from around the world. Early ...

'Animals', album cover art, Roger Waters, 1977.  © Pink Floyd Music Ltd

An Audio-Visual Odyssey: Pink Floyd Exhibition Opens at V&A This Weekend

  • May 11, 2017

On Saturday May 13, following years in the making, The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains will open at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London (V&A). This major spring exhibition marks ...

Original charcoal drawing by Willem de Kooning (Dutch/Am., 1904-1997), not a print or a multiple.

Charcoal drawing by Willem de Kooning, plus works by Boldini and Slonem, will headline Weiss Auctions' May 24-25 sale

  • Philip Weiss Auctions
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  • May 8, 2017

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – An original charcoal drawing by Willem de Kooning, oil paintings by Giovanni Boldini and Hunt Slonem, a fabulous collection of bronze sculptures, dazzling estate jewelry, rare ...

Design for Obama Presidential Center Emphasizes Community, Sustainability and Citizenship

  • May 5, 2017

Campus Setting Will Include Presidential Museum, Public Plaza and Space that Features a ‘Working Center for Citizenship;’ Plan Revitalizes Jackson Park to Re-Establish Connection to Lake Michigan ...