• November 30, 2010

  LARGEST COLLECTION OF THOMAS HOPE FURNITURE TO BE OFFERED FOR SALE IN NEARLY A CENTURY. Inspired by Antiquity: Classical Influences on 18th and 19th Century Furniture and Works of Art, ...

C.S.Price 1946 Oil on Panel

Clarke Auction's Holiday Sale - Antiques, Midcentury, Art Deco, Fine Art - Sunday, Dec. 5th, 2:00 pm

  • Clarke Auction
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  • December 02, 2010

Fine Art by Istvan Pekary, Avni Arbas, Komar & Melamid, Neil Williams, CS Price; French 18th C. and Empire; English Regency; Period American Antiques; Baccarat and Art Deco Chandeliers; ...

Pair of spice boxes with internal partition and twin covers Chinese Famille Verte porcelain.  China, Kangxi period (1662-1722).  H 4.5 x W 12.9 cm.

Museum Mayer van den Bergh exhibit at Brussels Antiques & Fine Art Fair

  • November 12, 2010

  As guest of honour at the Brussels Antiques & Fine Art Fair (BRAFA 2011), Museum Mayer van den Bergh will, as a rare exception, exhibit some twenty works of art outside of its own ...

Winter joys by Theobald Michau (Tournai 1676-1765 Antwerp) Oil on copper, 47.5 x 64 cm.  Signed.  Brilliant example of his art as landscape painter in the tradition of Breughel.

The Brussels Antiques & Fine Arts Fair (BRAFA) the beating heart of art in Brussels ...

  • November 19, 2010

It's part of a tradition dating back more than 50 years. Every January, for a period of ten days Brussels becomes the European capital of the arts with the Brussels Antiques & Fine Arts Fair ...

Kaminski's Thanksgiving Auction

Important November Auction Will Launch Kaminski's New State-of-the-Art Auction Gallery

  • November 17, 2010

Kaminski Auctions, one of Massachusetts’ premier auction houses, announces its November Estates Auction, to take place in their new state-of-the-art auction gallery.  This important auction ...

An offering to the nude, circa 1956, by Marc Chagall (Vitebsk 1887-1985 Saint-Paul de Vence).  Indian ink wash, gouache, indian ink, charcoal, and coloured pencils and pencil on paper, wood panel backing, 42.7 x 43.5 cm.  Signed lower left.  Certificate by the Comitee Marc Chagall

January will soon be here, and with it BRAFA once again marks the arrival of the New Year’s art market…

  • November 12, 2010

A tradition that goes back more than 50 years – each January, Brussels hosts the Brussels Antiques & Fine Arts Fair (BRAFA) and for a highly anticipated ten day period becomes the European ...

A Mainz Masterpiece, circa 1775

500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe, including Oriental Carpets at Christie's New York in November 2010

  • Christies
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  • November 12, 2010

On November 23, Christie's will present 500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe, including Oriental Carpets, featuring over 500 works of all styles and movements in a richly varied sale that offers ...

Antique Helper Auctions

Antique Helper Partners with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis for Virtual Appraisal Event Nov. 10

  • Dan Ripley's Antique Helper Auctions
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  • November 05, 2010

Antique Helper Auctions is pleased to announce a partnership with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis through a sponsorship of the museum’s Collectors Connection group. This partnership ...

FRAME's only U.S.  exhibition of The Mourners: Medieval Tomb Sculptures from the Court of Burgundy, featuring forty sculptures from the tomb of John the Fearless (1371–1419), the second duke of Burgundy, is at the Dallas Museum of Art.

Dr. Charlotte Eyerman Elected FRAME American Director

  • November 08, 2010

Dr. Charlotte Eyerman, an art historian, curator, and consultant in Los Angeles who is an acknowledged expert in 19th-century French art and a leading authority in modern and contemporary art, has ...

This astonishing 16th-century antique dressoir (or sideboard) was created in Lyon during the height of the French Renaissance, and is the only one of three known examples created that is not held within a museum collection.

Mate to Frick Museum's Carved French Walnut Renaissance Cabinet Acquired by Rau Antiques

  • November 08, 2010

  If this "dressoir" could talk... Harpies, satyrs, masks and curvaceous females were all familiar motifs on decorative arts in the 16th century. But what's a harpy? In Greek mythology, ...

Hector Guimard - Signed,Excellent Condition

Clarke Auction Opens Winter Season with The Roberta Peters Collection - Sun., Nov. 7th

  • Clarke Auction
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  • November 04, 2010

Operatic Memorabilia, Art, Georg Jensen, and Antiques from the home of the legendary opera star along with Midcentury Modern, Art Deco, 120 pounds of Silver including Irish Georgian, Listed Fine ...

The Stansted Park Suite

English and American Aristocracy at Christie’s

  • November 02, 2010

On November 23, Christie's 500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe, including Oriental Carpets will include pieces from the historic Stansted Park suite of giltwood seat furniture, comprising three pairs ...

A George III ebony-inlaid mahogany secretaire library bookcase, Attributed to Thomas Chippendale, circa 1765 Estimate: $700,000-1,000,000 Price realized: $1,706,500

500 years: Decorative Arts Europe including Oriental Carpets achieves $14 million- the most successful sale for this category at Christie’s New York

  • Christies
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  • October 25, 2010

Christie’s 500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe, including Oriental Carpets achieved $14 million from October 21 to 22, selling over 450 treasures from the 16th to the 19th centuries.  This ...

'Dinan Morris Preaching in Derbyshire’ by Charles Gregory (1849-1920),oil on canvas, £18,000

Luxury Antiques Weekend in South Yorkshire

  • The Antiques Dealers Fair Limited
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  • October 19, 2010

A brand new Luxury Antiques Weekend is taking place at Tankersley Manor, Tankersley, South Yorkshire from Friday 5 to Sunday 7 November 2010.  This is the last of four new boutique fine art ...

Luca Carlevaris (Italian, Venetian, 1663–1730) The Molo, Venice, from the Bacino di San Marco, ca.  1709.  Oil on canvas, 19 7/8 x 47 1/8 in.  (50.5 x 119.7 cm).  Robert Lehman Collection, 1975

Italy Observed: Views and Souvenirs, 1706-1899

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
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  • October 19, 2010

In the 18th century, privileged Europeans embarked on the Grand Tour, traveling principally to sites in Italy, where they visited cherished ruins of the ancient world and the splendid ...