Edvard Munch’s Pikene på broen (Girls on the Bridge)

$50 Million Munch to Lead Sotheby's Nov. Sale

  • October 23, 2016

Sotheby’s will headline Edvard Munch’s stunning Pikene på broen (Girls on the Bridge) in its November Impressionist & Modern Art auctions in New York. Munch painted Girls on the Bridge in ...

This gorgeous oil on canvas marine rendering by Thomas Buttersworth (Br., 1768-1842) is expected to bring $20,000-$30,000.

Paintings by Buttersworth, Hassam, Thieme, Inness will lead John McInnis's Nov. 4th fine art auction

  • John McInnis Auctioneers
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  • October 21, 2016

EXETER, N.H. – A gorgeous oil on canvas marine rendering by Thomas Buttersworth (Br., 1768-1842) and a diminutive watercolor work by Childe Frederick Hassam (Am., 1859-1935), mounted to the flyleaf ...

Axel Rüger (director, Van Gogh Museum) and Maite van Dijk (curator) with Daubigny’s Sunset at Villerville (1874) and Monet’s Sunset on the River Seine at Lavacourt, Winter Effect (1880) – two highlights from the exhibition Daubigny, Monet, Van Gogh: Impressions of Landscape

Explore How Daubigny Trailblazed for the Impressionists and Van Gogh

  • October 20, 2016

Opening Oct. 21, a Van Gogh Museum exhibition highlights the crucial role that the French artist Charles François Daubigny played as an innovator of nineteenth-century landscape art and a ...

Oil on canvas painting by Charles Courtney Curran, titled Maternal Cares, signed and dated (est.  $60,000-$80,000).

Paintings by Charles Courtney Curran (N.Y., 1861-1942) will headline Shannon's Oct. 27 fine art auction

  • Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers
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  • October 20, 2016

MILFORD, Conn. – Oil paintings by the celebrated American Impressionist Charles Courtney Curran (N.Y., 1861-1942) will headline Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers’ biannual American and European Fine ...

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, ...

Scrimshaw whale's tooth by W.L.  Roderick, sold for $180,000 at Eldred's Marine Art Auction on Saturday.

Mittler Scrimshaw Soars at Eldred's Marine Art Auction

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • October 17, 2016

East Dennis, Mass. – Bidding on three lots from Thomas Mittler Scrimshaw Collection surpassed $100,000 before the hammer dropped Saturday before a packed house at Eldred’s Marine Art Auction. The ...

Di Donna Galleries, installation view, "Paths to the Absolute."

Di Donna Galleries Opens Major Exhibition of Abstract Painting

  • October 15, 2016

On Oct. 13, Di Donna Galleries opened Paths to the Absolute, an exhibition examining developments in European and American abstract painting through masterworks by seven ground-breaking artists. ...

French Masterpiece Sells for $1,102,500

  • Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
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  • October 15, 2016

French Masterpiece Sells for $1,102,500 Painting Came to Light Through Facebook Message   A long-lost portrait by a master of French Realism sold today at Cowan's Auctions for $1,102,500. The ...

Alfred Stevens, "Bibelot exotique," 19th century

A Fall Cornucopia of Art Treasures to Be Revealed During October Art Week, October 20 to 26

  • October 14, 2016

When the inaugural edition of October Art Week opens on October 20, sixteen of the Upper East Side’s premier art galleries will be celebrating with special openings. Within an area from East 63rd ...

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 ...

Still from "Soundhunters — A Musical Expedition," to be screened as part of the International Festival of Films on Art-1, Friday, November 25, 12:00 p.m., National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium.  Image courtesy of International Festival of Films on Art.

Film Series on Virginia Dwan, Barbara Kruger, and Umberto Eco: Premieres; Portrait of Ellsworth Kelly; Rich Legacy of the Silk Road; Early Works by Buñuel; Annual Rajiv Vaidya Memorial Lecture with Historian Tom Gunning; Selections from the International Festival of Films on Art; and Ciné-Concerts Highlighted in National Gallery of Art Fall Film Season

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • October 5, 2016

Washington, DC—The fall film season opens with the series Film, Video, and Virginia Dwan, organized to complement the exhibition Los Angeles to New York: Dwan Gallery, 1959–1971. The four-part ...

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


  • 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 ...

Caspar Netscher, "A Woman Feeding a Parrot, with a Page," 1666, oil on panel, National Gallery of Art, Washingotn, The Lee and Juliet Folger Fund

National Gallery of Art Acquires Caspar Netscher's Masterpiece "A Woman Feeding a Parrot, with a Page"

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • October 6, 2016

Washington, DC—At the September meeting of the board of trustees, the National Gallery of Art, Washington, acquired its first work by Caspar (or Gaspar) Netscher, A Woman Feeding a Parrot, with a ...

Michiel van Musscher, "An Artist in His Studio with His Drawings," mid-1660s oil on panel Liechtenstein.  The Princely Collections, Vaduz-Vienna

Major Exhibition Reveals Importance of Drawings to Paintings of the Dutch Golden Age

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • September 13, 2016

Washington, DC—With their vivid details and realistic nature, 17th-century Dutch landscapes, still lifes, and genre scenes seem to have been painted from life. In fact, most artists based their ...

Dutch art dealer Bob Albricht with the van Gogh (bottom).

Dutch Art Dealer to Unveil Rare, Early Work by Vincent Van Gogh at TEFAF New York

  • October 12, 2016

Last summer Dutch art dealer Bob Albricht of Kunstgalerij Albricht acquired ‘View of the New Church and old houses in The Hague’ from a French private collector. This work, painted by Vincent Van ...