Lot 1632: Wendell Castle Unique "Tell the Trees" Chair $60,000 - 80,000

Exceptional Designs by the Nakashimas, a rare work by Abert Cheuret, and Significant Collections of both Rene Buthaud and Lino Tagliapietra Highlight Rago's May 18-19 Design Auctions

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • April 24, 2019

Lambertville, NJ - On Saturday, May 18 and Sunday, May 19, Rago Auctions hosts sales of Early 20th Century Design, Modern Design and Modern Ceramics and Glass. Early 20th C. Design May 18 at ...

This early and signed ornate horse putti dragon majolica vessel ($400-800) is richly detailed with cupids and putti, horse figurals, swirl and scrolls, 19 inches tall.

Majolica, Designer Fur Chair To Star At Benefit Shop Foundation May 8

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • April 22, 2019

Eye-catching and unusual items — from a fine majolica collection to a Francis Sultana fur chair — will highlight Benefit Shop Foundation’s Red Carpet auction on Wednesday, May 8, at 10 am. ...

This Shiy De-Jinn river landscape, a 1969 watercolor on paper, ($15/25,000) depicts the rolling mountains of Taiwan and misty waterways are splashed in cool blues and greens, 18 ¾ by 24 ¾ inches.

Chinese, Japanese Art To Headline Clarke Auction Gallery May 5

  • Clarke Auction Gallery
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  • April 22, 2019

Chinese and Japanese paintings will be showcased in Clarke Auction Gallery’s sale on Sunday, May 5, at 10 am but American fine art, sterling silver, jewelry and midcentury will also be at the ...

Rina Banerjee, "Take me, take me, take me…to the Palace of love,” 2003.  Plastic, antique Anglo-Indian Bombay dark wood chair, steel and copper framework, floral picks, foam balls, cowry shells, quilting pins, red colored moss, antique stone globe, glass, synthetic fabric, shells, fake birds.  13 x 13 x 18 ft.  Courtesy of artist, RB Storage, NYC.

San José Museum of Art presents the first major retrospective of artist Rina Banerjee

  • San Jose Museum of Art
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  • April 18, 2019

The San José Museum of Art, California (SJMA) is set to present its major spring exhibition, Rina Banerjee: Make Me a Summary of the World, the first mid-career retrospective on the contemporary ...

Lot 31: Milton Avery "Girl by Lake" $300,000 - 500,000

Works by Avery, Botero, Wesselmann, Kensett, and More in Rago's May 4 Fine Art Auctions with Exclusive NYC Preview Exhibition

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • April 12, 2019

Lambertville, NJ - On May 4, Rago Auctions hosts its semi-annual auctions of American + European and Post-War + Contemporary Art. Included in the sale will be two single-owner segments: "The ...

The top lot of the auction was this Steinway Model D Centennial Concert Grand piano that topped its high estimate, going out at $169,400.

Steinway, R.J. Horner, Tiffany Dominate Top Lots At Fontaine’s Auction Gallery

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • April 08, 2019

Elegant objects commanded attention at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery March 23 where a Steinway grand piano along with antiques and furniture from such well known makers as Tiffany Studios and R.J. ...

Art in Mid-Century Modern Louisville, Kentucky

  • Payne Fine Arts
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  • April 09, 2019

“Louisville Modern: an era in art,” the just-published book from PFA Press, tells the story of the art scene in the Louisville area from the 1940s through the 1960s. It is both a personal story and ...

Robert Indiana's 1964 EAT sits atop the roof of the Farnsworth Art Museum

Robert Indiana’s EAT Sculpture Returns to the Farnsworth Art Museum

  • Farnsworth Art Museum
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  • April 05, 2019

The Farnsworth Art Museum, in Rockland, Maine, is pleased to announce the reinstallation of artist Robert Indiana’s 1964 EAT sculpture atop the museum’s roof over the Museum Store at the corner of ...

Christo, L'Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped (Project for Paris) Place de l'Etoile – Charles de Gaulle.  Drawing 2019 in two parts.  Pencil, charcoal, pastel, wax crayon, enamel paint, architectural and topographic survey, hand-drawn map on vellum and tape.  15 x 96" and 42 x 96" (38 x 244 cm and 106.6 x 244 cm).

Christo Will Wrap the Arc de Triomphe Some 60 Years After Conceiving the Project

  • April 03, 2019

Christo, in close collaboration with the Centre Pompidou and the Centre des monuments nationaux, will create a temporary artwork in Paris entitled L'Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped (Project for ...

This signed Robert Rauschenberg color lithograph ($700-1,500) embodies the artist’s signature collage style with layered images of sculptures, gates, and a motorcycle, 26 ½ by 22 ¼ inches.

Fine Art, Decorative Arts To Take Lead At Benefit Shop Foundation April 10

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • April 02, 2019

“Art is not what you see but what you make others see,” Edgar Degas famously said. Buyers will find all manner of art to make a statement in their homes in the Benefit Shop Foundation’s Red Carpet ...

JOSEPHINE!!! - 2019 mixed media - archival bristol board


  • April 02, 2019

We are pleased and excited to announce NEWARK, NEW JERSEY is the next location of GOIN BANANAS! --- Our historic Josephine Baker Exhibit.  The rich legacy of NEWARK in the creative arts and on the ...

Zhostove tray painting detail.

The Museum of Russian Icons presents Zhostovo: A Russian-American Odyssey

  • Museum of Russian Icons
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  • April 01, 2019

Zhostovo: A Russian-American Odyssey, a new mini-exhibition of folk art painted in the traditional Zhostovo-style, will be on view in the lobby at the Museum of Russian Icons from April 6 – October ...

Amy Laugesen, "Show Pony," Ceramic on Steel Base, 9.50 x 8.50 x 3 in

Western Appreciations features Amy Laugesen and Sean Wallis

  • March 29, 2019

Ann Korologos Gallery welcomes Spring with Western Appreciations, an exhibition showcasing new Spring arrivals featuring sculptor, Amy Laugesen and painter, Sean Wallis, amongst others. On view at ...


Part of a Landmark $650M+ Campaign, Peabody Essex Museum to Open 40,000-sq-ft Wing and 13 New Galleries and Exhibitions by September

  • March 28, 2019

On September 28, 2019, the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) in Salem, Mass., will open a 40,000-square-foot wing designed by Ennead Architects, New York. The expansion and renovation—a component of the ...

Edna Andrade, Space Frame C, 1965.  Oil on canvas.  Collection of the McNay Art Museum, Gift of the American Academy of Arts and Letters through the Childe Hassam Fund, 1968.13.  © Estate of Edna Andrade

American Dreams: Classic Cars and Postwar Paintings

  • March 26, 2019

In San Antonio, Texas, the McNay Art Museum's American Dreams: Classic Cars and Postwar Paintings explores the ingenuity and innovation of postwar America. This period, known as America’s Golden ...