The so-called Dollar in Palladium in the original black leatherette jeweler's box (Baker & Company, N.J.)

Rare old coins, antique bottles, mining collectibles, more at Holabird's April 28-30 auction in Reno

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • April 18, 2017

RENO, Nev. – A big three-day auction comprising nearly 1,800 lots in a wide range of collecting categories – to include mining collectibles, old bottles, postal history, Wells Fargo Express, gold ...

Marlene Dietrich in "Dishonored" (detail) | Eugene Robert Richee (1895 - 1972) | 1930, Photograph | Courtesy Marlene Dietrich Collection Berlin, Deutsche Kinemathek, Berlin, Germany

Smithsonian Exhibition Explores Life of Actress, Activist and Icon Marlene Dietrich

  • April 17, 2017

“Marlene Dietrich: Dressed for the Image,” the first major exhibition on the star in the United States, will be open at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery June 16, 2017, through April 15, ...

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera

  • April 13, 2017

A current exhibit at the Heard Museum in Phoneix offers a rare opportunity to see firsthand masterpieces by two of the most important and recognizable artists of the 20th century. Frida Kahlo and ...

J.J.  Audubon elephant folio "Carolina Parrot" sold for $78,000 at Eldred's Americana, Paintings and Maritime Art auction April 6-8, 2017.


  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • April 12, 2017

East Dennis, Mass. – “Carolina Parrot”, a J.J. Audubon elephant folio, sold for $78,000, taking the top spot at Eldred’s Americana, Paintings and Maritime Auction, held April 6, 7 and 8 at the ...

In First Foray Into Prehistoric Art, Cowan’s Soars to $1.2M in Record Breaking Sale

  • Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
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  • April 11, 2017

Part I of the renowned Collection of Jan W. Sorgenfrei brings $450,000 in 90 lots as Cowan’s once again proves itself as an industry leader in American Indian & Western Art. Once again ...

St. Louis Fine Print, Rare Book & Paper Arts Fair Enters Second Decade

  • St. Louis Mercantile Library at UMSL
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  • April 11, 2017

After a record success at the 10th annual Fair in 2016, the Mercantile Library is taking its signature event into a second decade of bringing exceptional examples of books and works on paper to the ...

Dan Gueremask

Spring 2017 Madison Ancient and Tribal Art (MATA) Fair is May 12th - 14th, 2017, at the Arader Gallery, New York City

  • Madison Ancient and Tribal Art
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  • April 7, 2017

New York, NY. – The sixth annual spring Tribal Art Fair -  Madison Ancient and Tribal Art (MATA), opens at the Arader Gallery on Manhattan’s upper east side on May 12th, 2017 and will run through ...

"Tales of Wells Fargo" electric toy locomotive, made by Louis Marx & Co., Inc., circa 1960.  Donated by Mr.  David Levinthal; 93.71.1

New Autry Exhibition Looks at Childhood Play in the American West

  • April 4, 2017

From hula hooping in the backyard to arranging digital tiles in a classic video game, the experience of play creates a common connection across cultures, time, and space. Through historic and ...

Set of four J & R Lamb Studios stained glass windows, crafted circa 1900, 72 inches tall by 23 inches wide (est.  $12,000-$15,000).

Stunning set of four J & R Lamb Studios stained glass windows will be auctioned April 22nd by Fontaine's

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • April 4, 2017

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – An exceptional Victorian carved walnut three-piece marble-top bedroom set attributed to John Jelliff, a gorgeous 14-inch Tiffany Studios domical leaded glass Daffodil lamp ...

Charles Marion Russell, In the Enemy’s Country, 1921.  Oil on canvas; 40 x 51 1/2 inches.  Denver Art Museum, Gift of the Magness Family in memory of Betsy Magness.  1991.751

Denver Exhibition Pairs 50 Western American Art Masterpieces With Period Artifacts

  • April 3, 2017

Backstory: Western American Art in Context pairs nearly 50 masterpieces from the Denver Art Museum’s renowned collection with History Colorado’s wealth of artifacts to tell the stories beyond the ...

E.  G.  Booz's Old Cabin Whiskey figural bottle, made by Whitney Glass Works (Glassboro, N.J.), circa 1860-1880 ($4,388).

Dazzling early examples of tableware and freeblown glass lead the way at Heckler's Premier Auction 146

  • Norman C. Heckler & Co.
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  • April 3, 2017

WOODSTOCK, Conn. – A pattern molded covered sugar bowl and an early pattern molded pocket bottle, both manufactured by Stiegel’s American Flint Glass Manufactory in Manheim, Pennsylvania sometime ...

Prepared by Charles Willson Peale, Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus), 1786 – 1827.  Museum of Comparative Zoology, Ornithology Department, Harvard University, 67846.  Photo: Jeremiah Trimble; Courtesy of the Museum of Comparative Zoology; © President and Fellows of Harvard College .

Harvard’s Philosophy Chamber Collection—Rediscovered and Reunited after Almost Two Centuries

  • March 30, 2017

This spring, the Harvard Art Museums will present The Philosophy Chamber: Art and Science in Harvard’s Teaching Cabinet, 1766–1820, a special exhibition that brings together many long-forgotten ...

Monumental painting by classical Ming artist Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552), depicting a palace courtyard ($112,500).

Monumental classical painting attributed to Ming artist Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552) soars to $112,500

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • March 31, 2017

ATLANTA, Ga. – Asian lots took center stage at Ahlers & Ogletree’s March 25-26 Spring Salon Auction, as a monumental classical painting attributed to Ming painter Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552) ...

This colorful screenprint of the 1930s film legend Greta Garbo as famous World War I spy Mata Hari by the pop art icon Andy Warhol sold for $52,000.

Mesmerizing screenprint of Greta Garbo as Mata Hari by Andy Warhol sells for $52,000 at auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • March 30, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – A screenprint in color, accented with diamond dust of screen legend Greta Garbo as Mata Hari by Andy Warhol, titled The Star and from Warhol’s “Myths” portfolio, sold for $52,000 ...

Marcel Sternberger and Albert Einstein, Princeton, NJ, 1950

Rare Portraits of 20th Century Luminaries By Renowned Photographer Marcel Sternberger Debut in New York March 29-April 15 at PRPH Books

  • March 24, 2017

“Here are extraordinary people as no other would portray them – great minds of the modern age revealed as no other photographer could.” -Phillip Prodger, Head of Photographs, National ...