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 ...

"Life Partners" by Nancy Davidson, is one of the Western art pieces on display.

Western Art Exhibit Opens in Solvang, Calif.

  • Solvang Antiques
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  • October 7, 2016

Solvang Antique’s annual Western Art Exhibit opens October 8th in conjunction with Judith Hale Gallery. A wonderful selection of new works for this opening includes paintings by noted artists Nancy ...

This 17th century oil on board painting by the prolific Dutch landscape artist Jan Van Goyen (1596-1656) is the expected headliner at Auction Life's October 16 auction in Boca Raton, Florida.

17th century oil on board by Dutch painter Jan Van Goyen should bring $40,000-$60,000 at Oct. 16 auction in Florida

  • Auction Life
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  • October 4, 2016

BOCA RATON, Fla. – A 17th century oil on board painting by the Dutch landscape artist Jan Van Goyen (1596-1656), with an historical provenance, is the expected headliner at a “Twice is Nice” ...

William Adolphe Bouguereau (French, 1825-1905) Estimated $300,000 - $500,000

French Masterpiece Highlights Fall Fine & Decorative Art Auction

  • Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
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  • October 3, 2016

Cowan’s Auctions is excited to offer a long-lost portrait by a master of French Realism at its October 15th Fine & Decorative Art Auction. The auction will also feature a strong and varied ...