Early projectors at the Museum of the Moving Image

A FRONT-ROW SEAT AWAITS YOU AS MUSEUM OF THE MOVING IMAGE CELEBRATES GRAND REOPENING WITH SCREENINGS AND SPECIAL EVENTS ALL MONTH LONG; MUSEUM OF THE MOVING IMAGE NAMED NYC & COMPANY CULTURE SPOT FOR FEBRUARY

  • February 04, 2011

  Museum of the Moving Image celebrates its grand reopening in style as it unveils a special series of film screenings and events throughout the month of February. After a three-year ...

Madame Grès silk chiffon evening dress ca.1950s

FASHION INDEPENDENT: THE ORIGINAL STYLE OF ANN BONFOEY TAYLOR OPENS FEBRUARY 27 AT PHOENIX ART MUSEUM

  • February 02, 2011

  On February 27, 2011, Phoenix Art Museum opens the largest exhibition space and the closet of an acclaimed American tastemaker to reveal an extraordinary wardrobe of custom-made, couture and ...

Consigned by St.  John’s Episcopal Church, a 19th Century Italian School of The Adoration of the Magi, which holds a pre-sale estimate of $5,000-$10,000.

WESCHLER’S TO RING IN THE 2011 AUCTION SEASON ON FEBRUARY 12

  • Weschler's Auctioneers & Appraisers
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  • January 27, 2011

Featuring Property from Historic St. John’s Episcopal Church, Lafayette Square, Washington, D.C. (WASHINGTON, D.C.) -- Weschler's February 12th auction of European and American Furniture and ...

Ellis Boston Antiques Show

Initial Exhibitor Roster Announced For The Ellis Boston Antiques Show Slated For October 13-16, 2011 at The Cyclorama

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • January 25, 2011

Following their announcement that they will relaunch The Ellis Boston Antiques Show on October 13-16, 2011 at The Cyclorama, Boston Center for The Arts, the show's producers, Tony Fusco and Robert ...

Charles Burton Barber (British, 1845-1894) Sharp, brother of Fern - one of Queen Victoria's dogs.  signed and dated 'C.B.Barber./1877.' (lower right); stencilled on the reverse 'Sharp.  Brother of Fern.  C.B.Barber.', also bears Windsor Castle inventory stamp, no.  1914 and a stamp denoting property of Queen Victoria oil on canvas 16 1/8 x 20 1/2 in.  estimate; $4,000-6,000.

Painting of Queen Victoria's Favourite Dog for Auction at Bonhams

  • January 25, 2011

An oil painting of Sharp, Queen Victoria's favourite dog is to feature in 'Dogs in Show & Field: The Fine Art Sale' on 16th February 2011 at Bonhams New York. The painting, by the Norfolk ...

Superman costume reportedly worn by Dean Cain.

Museum Collection of Superhero Memorabilia to be sold at Antique Helper

  • Dan Ripley's Antique Helper Auctions
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  • January 12, 2011

Antique Helper Auctions in Indianapolis, Indiana, is pleased to announce a special session featuring select items from a well-known Superhero collection during the monthly Art and Antiques ...

18th C.  Continental Commode - 1 of 2

Clarke's 2011 Inaugural Auction - Sunday, January 9th, 2:00 pm Eastern

  • Clarke Auction
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  • January 07, 2011

Four Hundred and Seventy-Five lots to include Avni Arbas collection, 19th C oils including JV Bertin; 1914 African-American; Gilt Bronze and Champleve candelabra; Tiffany and Settepass candelabra; ...

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, opened its $504 million Art of the Americas Wing in Nov.  2010.

2010 in Review: Most Popular Art & Antiques News on ARTFIXdaily

  • December 30, 2010

  Top 5 most-read ArtWire press releases of 2010: 1. RARE MUSEUM QUALITY MASTERPIECES AT TEFAF MAASTRICHT MARCH 12-21, 2010 2. Legendary Street Artists Mear One, Kofie, Retna, and El ...

A small archive of a Private Secretary to His Royal Highness The Duke of Windsor and The Duchess of Windsor.  Estimate: £2,000 - 2,500, USD 3,200 - 4,000

Christmas Presents From the Duke and Duchess of Windsor for Sale at Bonhams Gentleman's Library Sale

  • December 27, 2010

Christmas presents from the Duke and Duchess of Windsor to their Private Secretary, Mr Victor Waddilove, are among a small archive of memorabilia to be sold at Bonhams in London at the Gentleman's ...

Image courtesy of International Poster Gallery

Poster Experts Pick “Favorite Things” at International Poster Gallery’s 17th Annual Holiday Poster Show

  • December 16, 2010

Poster experts at International Poster Gallery (IPG) have assembled an unparalleled lineup of original vintage posters from around the globe for the gallery’s 17th annual holiday poster show, ...

Tony Fusco of Fusco and Four with Diane Riva, Frank Kaminski and Mary Westcott of Kaminski Auctions

Kaminski Debuts New State-of-the-Art Auction Facility With Grand Opening Party

  • December 16, 2010

Kaminski Auctions, one of Massachusetts’ premier auction houses, celebrated the Grand Opening of a new state-of-the-art auction gallery Friday, November 26, 2010.  Hundreds of fine art and ...

Gabriele Münter (1877 Berlin - 1962 Murnau) Landschaft mit Sonnenblumen, 1910, sold for € 390.000.

Ketterer Kunst achieves its best annual results ever in 2010

  • December 14, 2010

A total result of € 26 million* is the excellent final figure for Ketterer Kunst‘s 2010 business year.  “This time we even exceeded the top result of 2007, which was the record year in our ...

Catlin's North American Indian Portfolio.  Hunting Scenes and Amusements of the Rocky Mountains and Praries of America.  London: Geo.  Catlin, 1844.  Sold for $91,000.

Bonhams Sets New Records Totaling Over $4 Million With 100% of Lots Sold At American Experience Sale

  • December 09, 2010

Bonhams' "American Experience: 1630-1890" auction on Thursday, December 2, 2010, was a huge success totaling over $4 million with 100% of the lots sold; several lots reaching world record prices. ...

A classic New England showcase of art and antiques, the Guilford Antiques Show is February 26-27, 2011, in Connecticut.

Guilford Antiques Show, a New England tradition, returns in February

  • December 08, 2010

As winter slowly wraps its cold fingers around us, what nicer way to cheer things up than adding a wonderful piece to your collection at the 42nd Guilford Antiques Show, February 26 and 27, 2011, ...

At the Winter Antiques Show, Donald Ellis Gallery sold this Complex Mask (Donati Studio Mask) Yup’ik; Kuskokwim Region, Alaska, circa.  1890-1905, wood, pigment, sinew, vegetal fiber, cotton thread, replaced feathers,height: 34 inches.

Donald Ellis Gallery exhibiting at Winter Antiques Show

  • December 08, 2010

Arguably the most important Native American object to be offered for sale since the 1940s will be unveiled by the Donald Ellis Gallery at the Winter Antiques Show which takes place at Park Avenue ...