This Circa 1935 Navajo concho belt “with dangles and embellishments” including 24 charms and 50 beads was called a ”medicine woman’s belt” sold on opening night of Objects of Art, 2014.

A Connoisseur’s August in Santa Fe

  • August 04, 2015

A very particular kind of collector attends the three August antique shows in Santa Fe. That collector is looking for treasures of the Old West, and of even more exotic locales: Japan, China, ...

Genghis and the Great Mongol Khans: The Exhibition

  • NOMAD EXHIBITIONS
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  • August 02, 2015

One of the most comprehensive explorations of the life of Genghis Khan and his successors ever presented internationally to be brought to life in new major touring exhibition.  “Spanning ...

Italian Ebonized Vitrine Cabinet, $8,000-12,000

Rago Announced Its Fall/Winter 2015 Auctions

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • July 30, 2015

RAGO ANNOUNCES ITS FALL/WINTER 2015 AUCTIONS Unreserved Jewelry and Estate Goods: Thursday, August 27 Jewelry and couture without reserves, includes a varied selection of late 19th thru ...

Baiku Yao pleated skirt.  Courtesy of Chinalai Tribal Antiquities.

Deeply Yao Exhibition Showcases Arts & Culture of the Yao Hill Tribe of China and Northern Southeast Asia in Santa Fe from August 12-15 and 17-20

  • AGK Media
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  • July 28, 2015

Objects of Art Santa Fe will feature a special exhibition, Deeply Yao, of the works of the Yao people of southern China and northern Southeast Asia.  Deeply Yao is curated by Lee and ...

Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) will open The Art of Bill Ogden, the first solo exhibition of artworks by Bill Ogden through August 31, 2015

Laguna College of Art and Design Presents First Retrospective Exhibition of Legendary Laguna Beach Artist Bill Ogden

  • Laguna College of Art and Design
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  • July 07, 2015

Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) will open The Art of Bill Ogden, the first solo exhibition of artworks by Bill Ogden from July 2 to August 31, 2015 at LCAD Gallery at 374 Ocean Ave. Laguna ...

Verboeckhoven - Hens & Chicks in Farmyard

Fine Art, Jewelry and Ephemera Lead Schwenke Annual Spring Fine Estates Auction

  • Schwenke Auctioneers
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  • June 22, 2015

On Sunday June 14th, Schwenke Auctioneers held its anniversary spring fine estates auction with an offering of over 450 lots of freshly consigned estate property from estates in Greenwich, New ...

Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait (1819-1905), The Last Shot

Arthur Tait fires The Last Shot at Gray’s June 30

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • June 18, 2015

The British born, naturalized American citizen Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait only painted twenty-two paintings in his Western series of which "The Last Shot" (Lot 14) is most certainly one of the most ...

Lot 59E: Large Roman Marble Relief - Satyr & Maenad

Artemis Gallery Ancient and Ethnographic Art Auction led by rarities from private collections

  • Artemis Gallery LIVE
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  • June 10, 2015

BOULDER, CO.- Artemis Gallery will unlock the mysteries of ancient times on Thursday, June 11 with an approximately 225-lot auction of important classical antiquities, plus ancient and ...

Edward S.  Curtis "Maid of Dreams" Orotone

Rare Edward S. Curtis Orotone "Maid of Dreams" Surfaces at Connecticut Auction House

  • Schwenke Auctioneers
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  • June 03, 2015

Woodbury, CT – On Sunday June 14th Schwenke Auctioneers will hold its anniversary spring fine estates auction with an offering of over 450 lots of freshly consigned estate property from ...

This late 19th century red weave Navajo blanket with swastika design, 39 inches by 64 inches, carries a minimum bid of $500.

Antique Navajo blanket with swastika design, American Plains Indian pipe tomahawk will lead Mohawk Arms' Auction #73

  • Mohawk Arms
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  • May 20, 2015

BOUCKVILLE, N.Y. – A mid-19th century American Plains Indian pipe tomahawk in overall very good condition, with a nice aged patina, is an expected top lot at Mohawk Arms’ Auction #73, online soon ...

Lwena mask.  African.  James Stephenson, New York.

MATA Fair Successfully Amplified Primitive Art

  • May 15, 2015

Stepping across the Alexander Calder sidewalk on Madison Avenue at 78th Street and entering Arader Galleries where the MATA Ancient and Tribal Art Fair took place, visitors came face to face with a ...

Dan mask.  African.

MATA Ancient and Tribal Art Fair Celebrates Primitive

  • May 12, 2015

In the fall of 2014, a carved wood figure by a West African Senufo artist commanded $12 million at Sotheby's. (It broke the previous auction record by $5 million.) In March of 2015, the Wall Sreet ...

MATA Ancient & Tribal Art Fair Announces Cocktail Reception

  • May 05, 2015

The MATA Ancient and Tribal Art Fair will hold a cocktail reception for collectors, gallerists and their guests on Friday, May 15, 5 - 8 pm in the Arader Galleries townhouse at 1016 Madison ...

Exhibition Focuses on The Influence of Primitive Art on European Modernism

  • Cassera Arts Premiers
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  • May 01, 2015

From May 12th through May 17th 2015, Cassera Arts Premiers in collaboration with Galerie Mourlot will present an exciting exhibition exploring the relationship between Primitive Art and Modern ...

Kongo, Lualua.  Tobacco mortar carved from a single piece of wood.  Provenance of Peter Loebarth, Germany and Christies, Paris

Beauty of Primitive Art is Focus of MATA Ancient and Tribal Art Fair

  • April 30, 2015

As Alexander Calder says in a TV clip currently on view at the Jewish Museum's exhibition “Revolution of the Eye: Modern Art and the Birth of American Television,” “The best kind of art is ...