Paul Jenkins, Phenomena Head of Astral Harold ($20,000-$30,000)

Weschler’s Holiday Auction Dazzles with Diamonds and Fine Art Works by Picasso and Paul Jenkins

  • December 7, 2016

WASHINGTON -  Just in time for the holidays, Weschler’s, DC's only auction house, will present for sale over 300 works of art, jewelry, silver, rugs, and Asian art in its Capital Collections ...

Bertoia, Laverne, Picasso and Large Selection of Fine Art Featured at Schwenke Auctioneers Annual Holiday Fine Estates Aucton

  • Schwenke Auctioneers
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  • November 28, 2016

On Sunday, December 4th Schwenke Auctioneers will conduct its Annual Holiday Fine Estates Auction with a remarkable offering of 792 lots consigned from several separate estates and consignors from ...

Thomas Hart Benton "Roosterville Farm" painting

Fresh to Market Thomas Hart Benton Painting

  • KC Auction & Appraisal Company
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  • December 2, 2016

The KC Auction & Appraisal Company is excited to announce that they are offering a fresh to the market Thomas Hart Benton painting with no reserve! The painting is a study that was executed ...

Northwest Coastal Beaver Bowl brings $42,000 at Eldred's Fall Americana and Paintings Auction.

NORTHWEST COASTAL CARVED BOWL TAKES TOP LOT AT ELDRED’S FALL AMERICANA AUCTION

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • November 22, 2016

East Dennis, Mass. – The top lot in Eldred’s three-day Americana and Paintings Auction was a Northwest Coastal carved wooden beaver-form bowl, which brought $42,000, vastly surpassing its very ...

DETAIL: "Un cavallier, et une dame beuvant du chocolat," Robert Bonnart, 1690-1710, hand-colored engraving faced on reverse with fabrics.  The Morgan Library & Museum, New York

Detroit Institute of Arts Exhibition Shows How Hot Beverages Disrupted 16th-Century Europe

  • November 21, 2016

The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) presents “Bitter|Sweet: Coffee, Tea & Chocolate,” on view Nov. 20, 2016–March 5, 2017. The introduction of coffee, tea and chocolate to Europe, beginning in ...

"Golden Sundown" by Anne Bridge

Small Works Show Opens November 25th in Time for Holiday Gift Giving

  • Solvang Antiques
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  • November 21, 2016

Just in time for holiday gift giving and celebrations, the annual Small Works Show opens at the Judith Hale Gallery located in Solvang Antiques. As is annual tradition, the Small Works Show will ...

Frank Stella relief etching, part of Eldred's Fall Americana and Paintings Auction

Americana, Asian Art Auctions Cap Off Eldred's Stellar Fall Season

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • November 10, 2016

East Dennis, Mass. – On the heels of the Marine Art Auction that saw three lots of scrimshaw from the Thomas Mittler Collection sell for over $100,000, and the Fine and Decorative Art auction, ...

Lot 1 – A Rare Victorian Centennial Table, 1776-1876

WORLD’S FAIR: THE COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION 1893 AT GRAY’S

  • November 8, 2016

Cleveland, Ohio – (November 8, 2016) Gray’s Auction on November 21st features a vast collection of memorabilia from the World’s Fair Columbian Exposition, Chicago 1893, as well as a selection of ...

The solar year, defined by the Earth’s orbit around the Sun.  From Andreas Cellarius.  Harmonia macrocosmica.  Amsterdam, 1661.  Collection: Linda Hall Library of Science, Engineering & Technology

The Evolution of Clocks and Timekeeping Rare Books from the 15th century to the present at the Grolier Club

  • November 3, 2016

From sundials to atomic clocks, the exhibition On Time: The Quest for Precision explores the history of precise timekeeping through rare books that taught readers techniques of timekeeping, ...

Eldred's sold a rare Patek Philippe split second chronograph watch for $276,000 on Saturday.

PATEK PHILIPPE WATCH NETS $276,000 AT ELDRED’S FINE & DECORATIVE ART AUCTION

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • October 31, 2016

East Dennis, Mass. – Twelve phone bidders and at least one competitive floor bidder chased a rare Patek Philippe 18kt gold chronograph wristwatch to a final price of $276,000 during Eldred’s Fine ...

This oil on board painting by Giuseppe Galli, titled A Musical Couple, is expected to sell for $3,000-$5,000.

Bright, whimsical painting by Giuseppe Galli (It., 1866-1953) will be part of Crescent City's Nov. 12-13 auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • October 28, 2016

NEW ORLEANS, La. – Gorgeous Depression-era Newcomb College art pottery pieces, a fine collection of bronze mounted Sevres items, a mid-19th century American rococo mahogany full tester bed, an ...

Walter Gay, Tapisseries Roses, oil, $20,000-40,000

Important Fine Art and Jewelry Collections Lead Grogan & Company's October Auction

  • Grogan & Company
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  • October 19, 2016

Grogan & Company’s October 23rd auction will feature the auction house’s distinctive selection of high quality items across all collection genres, including paintings, works on paper, ...

Full-figure bronze sculpture of Napoleon by Ernst L.  Kirchner (German, 1880-1938).

Original artwork, rare books, more at the living estate auction of Terry and Karen Kelley, Oct. 29

  • The Specialists of the South, Inc.
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  • October 14, 2016

PANAMA CITY, Fla. – The living estate of Terry and Karen Kelley – an astounding trove of old and rare books (many of them first-editions and/or author-signed), glass and ceramics by many top ...

Lot 8A - William James Glackens, New York City street scene

RARE WILLIAM JAMES GLACKENS’ NEW YORK STREET SCENE AT GRAY’S

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • October 14, 2016

Cleveland, Ohio – (October 13, 2016) – Following the success of their Modern, Contemporary & Conceptual art auction in September with a 90% sell rate, of which 20% sold over estimate, Gray’s ...

Suite at Ritz Paris

Inside the Iconic Ritz Paris After Its $450 Million Renovation

  • October 9, 2016

Guests returned in June to the Ritz Paris after a reported $450 million renovation closed the landmark hotel since 2012. Recast by the New York-based design firm Thierry W Despont, the Ritz Paris ...