Lot 100 : A Rococo Revival Bronze Wall Mounted Fountain, 20th Century, with stylized dolphin shell and frog motif.  h:35 w:34 d:13.75 in.  Estimate $ 3,000-5,000

Gray's Auctioneers Fine Furniture and Decorations Auction

  • September 16, 2010

Gray’s Auctioneers announces its Fine Furniture and Decorations auction to be held Thursday, September 30th, 2010, at 1 pm.  This sale features 276 lots with a concentration of English and ...

Ansel Adams’ “Jeffrey Pine, Sentinel Dome, Yosemite” could bring $2/3,000 at Bonhams & Butterfields on Sept 19th.

Monthly SoMa Estate Auctions at Bonhams & Butterfields Expand - with Contemporary Designer Furnishings in September

  • September 4, 2010

Fine arts auctioneers Bonhams & Butterfields’ monthly auctions of fine art, antiques, furniture, and collectibles - the SoMa Estate Auctions - routinely bring 800-1,000 lots to the block in ...

Chair, Gerrit T.  Rietveld, wood, paint, nails, ca.  1918 (design), 1923 ( production)

Rijksmuseum acquires 20th-century masterpieces: White chair by Rietveld and reliefs by Schoonhoven

  • September 1, 2010

The Rijksmuseum has acquired two masterpieces for its collection of 20th-century art and history: the famous chair designed by Gerrit T. Rietveld around 1918 and a relief by Jan J. Schoonhoven from ...

Speed and the Mach 5

MAXIMILLIAN GALLERY Announces 2010 Speed Racer™ International Art Competition

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  • August 17, 2010

  MAXIMILLIAN GALLERY, art licensors and gallery of emerging, celebrity talent and properties, is pleased to announce its 2010 Speed Racer™ International Art Competition. Accepting ...

Joyce Kozloff - "Voyages 19: Pola," 2004.  Watercolor, acrylic, collage, and cast paper.  8 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches

After 400 Yards, Turn Left: The Katonah Museum of Art Presents "Mapping: Memory and Motion in Contemporary Art"

  • Katonah Museum of Art
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  • August 25, 2010

  Maps; from Rand McNally to TomTom, they give peace of mind when setting out into unfamiliar terrain. This fall, let your GPS guide you to 134 Jay Street where the Katonah Museum of Art ...

The Dolder Grand


  • August 23, 2010

This Autumn, Zurich offers intellectual entertainment at its best: From 15 October 2010 the spectacular Picasso exhibition at the “Kunsthaus Zürich“ will attract visitors from all over the world. ...

Charles Krug Winery Will Commemorate 150th Anniversary with Michael Schwab Design

Peter Mondavi Family Announces Artwork Commission

  • July 14, 2010

  Peter Mondavi and sons Marc and Peter Jr. have selected award-winning San Francisco-area graphic artist Michael Schwab to create a commemorative image of the family’s venerable Charles ...

Derek A.  Bencomo, Hana Valley, First View from the "Peaks and Valleys Series", 1997, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Fleur and Charles Bresler in honor of Kenneth R.  Trapp, curator-in-charge of the Renwick Gallery (1995--2003)

A Revolution in Wood: The Bresler Collection

  • July 1, 2010

“A Revolution in Wood” celebrates the gift of 66 pieces of turned and carved wood to the Smithsonian American Art Museum by the noted collectors Fleur and Charles Bresler. The collection includes ...

GIOVANNI BATTISTA CROSATO (c.1685-86 - 1758) The Rape of Europa; Meleager presenting the head of the Calydonian Boar to Atalanta; Bacchus crowning Ariadne with a diadem of stars; and Jason and Medea charming the Sleepless Dragon of the Golden Fleece 32 x 39 ins (81.3 x 99.1 cm) A set of four, each oil on canvas

Anna and Brian Haughton Announce Dealers and Plans for the 22nd Annual International Fine Art & Antique Dealers Show October 22-28, 2010 at the Park Avenue Armory New York

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • June 28, 2010

  New York and London, June 28, 2010  Haughton International Fairs have announced a superb roster of 62 world-class exhibitors -- with an unprecedented dealer return rate– for the ...

Twain No.  1 (2005-cast bronze) 24" x 21"

Scissors Obsession: Figure/Figuration

  • June 21, 2010

This summer, MODA presents the work of sculptor Delona Wardlaw for a cutting exploration into the semiotic form of scissors. Wardlaw’s exhibition, entitled Scissors Obsession: Figure/Figuration ...

Imminence (1976).  Jeff Donaldson, American (1932-2004).  Acrylic and mixed media on corrugated paper board.  Museum purchase in memory of Lillie Mae Harris Fincher, with funds provided by the Sankofa Society, 2009.11.

“Pattern, Costume and Ornament” Explores the Meanings of Decoration in Contemporary African and African-American Art

  • Birmingham Museum of Art
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  • June 15, 2010

“Pattern, Costume and Ornament” opened at the Birmingham Museum of Art on June 6 in the Bohourfoush Gallery. The works gathered in the exhibition were created by African and African-American ...

The restored second-floor bedroom wallpaper at Olana.


  • June 3, 2010

The Olana Partnership is pleased to announce the opening of the Churches’ second floor bedroom and dressing room, restored to their original grandeur, with historically accurate replica ...

A fine Tiffany Studios Favrile glass and bronze Peony lamp, 1899-1918, estimate: $125,000 - 160,000

Tiffany Studios, Contemporary Glass, and Diego Giacometti Work Highlights Bonhams’ 20th Century Sale

  • June 3, 2010

On June 15th Bonhams 20th Century Decorative Arts Department will present one of the largest groups of Contemporary Glass to come to auction in recent years. The auction will offer almost sixty ...

Reiko Ishiyama, Butterflies Brooch, 2010, silver, heated.  photo: David Katz.  Represented by Charon Kransen Arts New York, NY

2nd Annual Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair: SOFA WEST: SANTA FE 2010 July 8 - 11, 2010 at the Santa Fe Convention Center

  • June 1, 2010

Long heralded as the nation's premier fairs for outstanding contemporary decorative arts and design in New York and Chicago, SOFA's 2nd annual Western edition, SOFA WEST: Santa Fe will run from ...

STEPHEN ONGPIN FINE ART: HILAIRE-GERMAIN-EDGAR DEGAS Paris 1834-1917 Paris Dancer (Préparation en dedans) Charcoal, with stumping, on buff paper.  Haughton International Fairs Launch a True `Collectors Fair’ In the heart of London June 10-16, 2010

Haughton International Fairs Launch a True `Collectors Fair’ In the heart of London June 10-16, 2010 Incorporating the legendary International Ceramics Fair & Seminar

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • June 1, 2010

This June, Kensington Gardens will provide the stunning backdrop to Art Antiques London, which runs from June 10-16, 2010, a new art and antiques fair aimed at both the seasoned connoisseur and ...