A SILK ‘’CONTAINED CRAZY’ BARN RAISING VARIATION with lavish embroidery from Fisher Heritage.

A Soft Touch to Welcome the New Year: Fisher Heritage Offers Elegant Silk, Velvet 'Show' Quilts

  • December 28, 2011

  To herald the advent of a new and hopefully peaceful year, treat your senses to a luxurious antique silk or velvet quilt from the special collection at Laura Fisher’s FISHER HERITAGE, 305 ...

Charles Birch (1867-1956), Swan, Willis Wharf, VA, Estimate: $90,000-$120,000.

Copley Fine Art Auctions' Winter Sale Returns to New York City, January 16, 2012

  • December 23, 2011

  Following the success of last year’s inaugural Winter Sale, Copley Fine Art Auctions, LLC is once again returning to New York City for their premier American art event. The sale, held in ...

A Fine carved and painted carousel tiger by Gustav Dentzel, Philadelphia, circa 1905, sold for $45,000 at Bonhams on Dec.  6.

The Tiger is Crowned New King of the Carousel at Bonhams

  • December 20, 2011

International auctioneers, Bonhams, is pleased to announce a stellar result for the Carousel and Circus Memorabilia and Mechanical Musical Instruments auction featuring property from the ...

Smith, New England, 1616-1635

Mapping Massachusetts, 1600-1750

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • December 19, 2011

  The first century and a half of Massachusetts mapmaking saw a distinct shift in emphasis from piecing together the geography of eastern New England, to documenting the early years of ...

Star Spangled Banner Quilt

AmericanaWeek.com Launches 12-Part Series on American Fine and Folk Art

  • AmericanaWeek.com
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  • December 13, 2011

The recently-launched AmericanaWeek.com website that bills itself as the "Gateway to Americana Week in New York" yesterday launched a 12-part series celebrating American art and the decorative ...

Philippe Grandjean, Punches for the Romain du Roi types (Paris, 1693) © Imprimerie Nationale de France, Atelier du Livre d’Art et de l’Estampe.  Courtesy of the Grolier Club, New York.

Printing for Kingdom, Empire, & Republic: Treasures from the Archives of the Imprimerie Nationale

  • December 6, 2011

From December 7, 2011 to February 4, 2012, The Grolier Club of New York will devote both its upper and lower galleries to an unprecedented public exhibition on the history of the French national ...

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AmericanaWeek.com Success Spawns Destination Websites to Major Antiques Weeks

  • AmericanaWeek.com
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  • November 30, 2011

The founders of AmericanaWeek.com, the website that bills itself as the "Gateway to Americana Week," and a "guide to the shows, auctions and attractions of New York's Americana Week," announce ...

“The Earliest Extant Plan of London”, Braun and Hogenberg, 1572

Daniel Crouch Rare Books presents: Mapping London An Exhibition of 100 rare maps of London: 1572-1933

  • November 29, 2011

From 2nd to 23rd December, Daniel Crouch Rare Books will be exhibiting 100 maps of London, 4 Bury Street, London, SW1Y 6AB. The collection ranges from the “Earliest extant plan of London” by ...

"Candlelight Vigil" by Bernard Hoyes/finalist in the Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series

The Bernard Hoyes and Friends Holiday Art Sale Gala

  • Caribbean Fine Arts Publishing
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  • November 25, 2011

Los Angeles - This holiday season will be a wondrous celebration of love, light and vibrant color when Los Angeles' own cultural icon, visual artist Bernard Stanley not only opens his ...

Lotus Pond Mythical Beast Carved Jadeite Pendant

Jade and Chinese Decorative Arts Gifts Dominate December 4 Auction At Hong Kong Auction Gallery NY

  • Hong Kong Auction Gallery (NY)
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  • November 17, 2011

As the demand for jade carvings, also known as yu, increases in popularity with Chinese, European and American buyers, collectors can look to Hong Kong Auction Gallery NY's December 4 sale for a ...

William Henry Harrison Campaign Flag Banner - estimate $10,000/15,000

Important Full Plate Daguerreotype of Governor Boutwell and his Council to be sold in Cowan's December 2nd American History Auction; Excellent American Flags Also Offered in the Sale

  • Cowan's Auctions
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  • November 9, 2011

"We are excited to offer 345 fresh-to-the-market lots in Cowan's December 2nd American History auction. The lots featured in the auction represent a wide-range of historic moments and individuals ...

19th century Georgian Secretary Bookcase

Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. – November 12, 2011 – Estate Treasures Auction – 1:00 PM

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • November 10, 2011

This sale includes a special listing of unique Medical Accoutrements. Other local estates and collections offered include estate jewelry, paintings, furniture, rugs, works on paper, clocks, ...

NC Folk Art by Betty Bell

Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. – November 5, 2011 – Estate Treasures Auction – 1:00 PM

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • November 2, 2011

Featuring items from the personal collection of Mr. Joe Rowand, Hillsborough, North Carolina and founder of Somerhill Gallery in 1972. This sale also includes a special listing of fine sterling ...

Set of Stickley Windsor Chairs

Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. -– October 29, 2011 – Estate Treasures Auction – 1:00 PM

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • October 27, 2011

Featuring items from the Estate of Maurice John Jurkiewicz, Norcross, Georgia; along with several other fine North Carolina estates and collections, including a Gentleman’s watch collection. ...

Courtesy of Artfact

Artfact Live! September Auction Results Roundup

  • October 25, 2011

 (Boston, MA) Online sales at Artfact, the world’s premier live auction platform, remained strong in September thanks to an outstanding selection of sales offered by its auction house ...