Art Deco diamond parrot brooch

The Northern Antiques Fair

  • The Northern Antiques Dealers Fair Ltd
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  • July 19, 2017

An exciting change to the UK antiques fairs calendar is The Northern Antiques Fair, now under new ownership and managed by expert fairs organiser, Ingrid Nilson.  Formerly named The Harrogate Art ...

Framed oil on canvas painting by American artist and renowned "poultry painter" Ben Austrian (1870-1921), dated 1906 and titled Shame on You (est.  $8,000-$12,000).

Original oil by "the poultry painter" -- Ben Austrian (1870-1921) -- will be auctioned July 29th in Florida

  • Antiques & Modern Auction Gallery
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  • July 19, 2017

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – A pair of hexagonal form ‘Chan’ side tables by Philip and Kelvin Laverne and a 1906 oil on canvas painting by American artist Ben Austrian (1870-1921) will be part of ...

Visitors at the Adirondack Experience

Adirondack Experience Files Lawsuit After Town Aims to Take Museum Property

  • July 14, 2017

On Thursday, July 13, Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake, filed a lawsuit to counter efforts on the part of the Village of Lake Placid to seize its property via eminent ...

Benjamin D.  Maxham (1821–1889), Henry David Thoreau, 1856, daguerreotype.  National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of an anonymous donor.

The Morgan Thoroughly Explores Thoreau in Major Exhibition

  • July 12, 2017

Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862) occupies a lofty place in American cultural history. He spent two years in a cabin by Walden Pond and a single night in jail, and out of those experiences grew two ...

Some of the items will be sold at a fixed price, like a tag sale.  Others will be sold to the highest bidder, in an unreserved auction environment.

Props, sets, costumes, other items from a hit TV show will be sold to the public July 13-16 in Georgia

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • July 10, 2017

CONYERS, Ga. – Props, sets, costumes, furniture, an Airstream trailer and other assets used during the production of a popular television show that ran for four years during prime time will be sold ...

Folio from 1976 titled Nudes by the noted British artist Henry Spencer Moore, consisting of 10 chromolithos, each one signed and numbered in pencil (#2 of 50).

Folio of 10 chromolithos by British artist Henry Spencer Moore, titled Nudes (1976), brings $3,565 at auction

  • Philip Weiss Auctions
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  • July 7, 2017

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Ocean liner memorabilia took top lot honors at Weiss Auctions’ June 22nd sale, as a letter handwritten aboard the ill-fated RMS Titanic on April 13, 1912 sold for $22,600, an ...

Neoclassical bronze sundial sculpture by Anna Coleman Ladd (Am., 1878-1939), depicting three male figures holding laurel garland, signed and dated 1910 (est.  $10,000-$15,000).

Artworks by Anna Coleman Ladd, Jurij Solovij, Gam Klutier will be part of Bruneau & Co.'s July 22nd auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • July 3, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – A men’s Patek Philippe platinum perpetual calendar chronograph watch, a large neoclassical bronze sundial sculpture by Anna Coleman Ladd (Am., 1878-1939), and an Expressionist ...

Beautiful bronze sculpture of a kachina dancer in motion by William Klesert (Tucson, Ariz.), #10 of 30, 11.25 inches tall on a swivel wood stand (est.  $1,000-$2,000).

Western and Native American art, Americana and more at Holabird's July 8-10 auction in Reno

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • July 3, 2017

RENO, Nev. – Fresh off a two-day, 400-lot antique bottle auction on June 16th and 17th that saw several records fall and grossed more than $120,000, Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC will ...

Invaluable Signs 5,000th Auction House to its Marketplace

  • June 26, 2017

Invaluable, the world’s leading online marketplace for fine art, antiques and collectibles, announced today that it has signed the 5,000th auction house to its global marketplace. The milestone ...

This scarce and fun cobalt blue flycatcher bottle with the original hanger sold for a very reasonable $527 -- not bad for a bottle with zero embossing.

Rare, vintage and beautiful bottles find new homes at Holabird's June 16-17 auction in Reno

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • June 26, 2017

RENO, Nev. - An 1800s H. T. Tobin Western pumpkinseed pint whiskey flask, produced for the Walla Walla Saloon when Washington was still a territory and not yet a state, sold for $4,840 at an ...

A 1770 Chippendale sofa highlights Witherell's June 27 to July 11 auction

Newly discovered Chippendale sofa, circa 1770, offered in Witherell's American Arts Auction

  • June 23, 2017

A newly discovered Philadelphia Chippendale sofa is being offered in Witherell's American Arts Auction June 27 to July 11, 2017. Found in a Danville, Calif., home, the mahogany double-peaked, ...

Women’s Liberation Parade on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, August 1971

The Time Is N♀w

  • Michael Rosenfeld Gallery
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  • June 22, 2017

Michael Rosenfeld Gallery presents The Time Is Now, a group exhibition featuring thirty-two artists whose work the gallery has consistently championed for three decades through thematic group ...

George Sosnak, Ernie Banks, India ink on manufactured baseball, 1989.  Courtesy of a local private collector.

Chrysler Museum Celebrates Baseball in New Exhibition

  • June 19, 2017

In the glory days of '50s baseball cards, the trade value was on the front but the magic was on the back. The Chrysler Museum of Art will celebrate America’s pastime with a special summer ...

Zvonimir Bebek, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives

Smithsonian Folklife Festival Announces the Launch of Online Exhibition “50 Years | 50 Objects”

  • Smithsonian Folklife Festival
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  • June 16, 2017

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival has announced the launch of the online exhibition “50 Years | 50 Objects: Storied Objects From the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.” The exhibition showcases for the ...

California: Designing Freedom installation

California: Designing Freedom

  • June 14, 2017

Design Museum London is showing California: Designing Freedom, on view through Oct. 15, 2017. From skateboards to iPhones and start-up garages, the exhibition explores how “designed in ...