Circa 1960s oil on canvas painting by the renowned Highwayman artist Albert (Beanie) Backus (Fla., 1906-1991), titled View of Florida Coastline.

Painting by legendary Florida Highwayman Albert (Beanie) Backus will be part of Ahlers & Ogletree's March 21-22 auction

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  • February 27, 2015

ATLANTA, Ga. – Ahlers & Ogletree Auction Gallery will usher in the spring with a two-day estates auction on March 21st and 22nd that’s filled with more than 1,000 premier lots ranging from ...

A commode with corner cupboards attributed to Claude‑Charles Saunier

MFA Boston Announces Major Gift from Rothschild Heirs, Including Family Treasures Recovered from Austria After WWII

  • February 23, 2015

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), is acquiring a collection of 186 objects originally owned by Baron and Baroness Alphonse and Clarice de Rothschild of Vienna—members of the celebrated ...

This collage by French artist Henri Laurens (1885-1954), titled La Guitare Rose, signed and dated 1918, is expected to fetch $30,000-$60,000 at the March 7-8 aucton.

1918 collage by Henri Laurens (Fr., 1885-1954) should reach $30,000-$60,000 at Crescent City's March 7-8 auction

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  • February 24, 2015

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A 1918 collage by the French artist Henri Laurens (1885-1954), a 19th century French bronze figural mantel clock by Vincenti & Cie., a pair of 19th century Venetian parcel ...

Giacomo Balla Dinamismo di un Cane al Guinzaglio, 1912 Oil on canvas 37 5/8 × 45 1/2 × 2 5/8 in.  Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY.  Bequest of A.  Conger Goodyear and Gift of George F.  Goodyear, 196 4.  © 2014 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SIAE, Rome.

Van Gogh to Rothko: Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art debuts an exhibition of masterworks from the collection of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery

  • February 19, 2015

Crystal Bridges Museum of American announces the opening of Van Gogh to Rothko: Masterworks from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, on view  February 21 through June 1, 2015. The exhibition brings ...

Henri Matisse’s Tête de jeune fille, brush and black ink on paper from 1950 is the sale’s top lot, with a presale estimate of $300,000 to $500,000.

Works by Matisse, Klee, Picasso Among Highlights of Swann Galleries' March 5 Auction

  • February 15, 2015

On Thursday, March 5, Swann Galleries will auction more than 600 works of art by American and European artists working in the 19th and 20th centuries. There are drawings and paintings as well as ...

From Wayne Thiebaud (American, b.  1920), will be “Gumball Machine,” a linoleum cut print from 1970 which is estimated at $10,000-$15,000.


  • February 12, 2015

Clars Auction Gallery announced that their February 21 and 22, 2015, sale will feature an exceptional collection of fine art, significant offerings from the Mellon Scaife collection from his Pebble ...

Lauren Bacall

Highlights from the Estate of Lauren Bacall on Tour Before Auction

  • February 11, 2015

An astonishing art and jewellery collection assembled by acclaimed actress of stage and screen, Lauren Bacall, who died in August 2014 will be previewed in London from 15 – 19 February, before it ...

The Ballet Class, c.  1880.  Hilaire Germain Edgar Degas, French, 1834 1917.  Oil on canvas, 32 3/8 x 30 1/4 inches (82.2 x 76.8 cm) Framed: 41 9/16 x 39 5/8 x 2 5/8 inches (105.6 x 100.6 x 6.7 cm).  Philadelphia Museum of Art, Purchased with the W.  P.  Wilstach Fund, 1937.

Discovering the Impressionists: Paul Durand-Ruel and the New Painting

  • February 11, 2015

This summer, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will present a ground-breaking exhibition examining the early struggles and ultimate triumph of the artists who created the style known as ...

Two works by the German-born French painter Jean Metzinger (1883-1956), including this early 1905 pointillist landscape, will be sold at auction Feb.  19th.

Works by Metzinger, Mercie, Picasso, Lalique, Tiffany, others will all be at A. B. Levy's Feb. 19 auction

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  • February 11, 2015

PALM BEACH, Fla. – Important Rene Lalique glass creations, stunning Tiffany Studios lamps, desirable Chinese ceramics, European fine art (including two exquisite oil paintings by Jean Metzinger), ...

Lot 157, a rare, American Rococo carved and laminated rosewood center table attributed to John Henry Belter.  Made c.  1850-60, this table closely relates to the example Belter constructed for the Lincoln bedroom at the White House.  The center table more than doubled its pre-sale low estimate of $25,000, selling for $86,637.00.

American Rococo Pieces Lead Neal's $2.4 Million Winter Estates Auction

  • February 8, 2015

Neal Auction Company’s Winter Estates Auction witnessed excellent results for furniture, lighting, decorative arts, fine art, historic maps and prints, silver, and Asian. The sale featured a number ...

Emile Auguste Pinchart (1842-1924), Family Gathering by the Sea Shore, oil on canvas

Gray’s offers Eclectic Selection of Furniture, Paintings and Décor for auction

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  • February 7, 2015

Gray’s auction on February 18th includes artworks from established artists such as Emile Auguste Pinchart, Gaston Prunier, Edmond Hottenroth and Pablo Picasso, together with a diverse collection of ...

This lovely hand-painted KPM porcelain plaque with a scene of a woman leaning against a wall will be sold at Fontaine's Auction Gallery, Feb.  28.

Tiffany lighting, bronze sculptures, KPM plaque will all be part of Fontaine's Feb. 28 auction

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  • February 6, 2015

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – Several stunning early 20th century lighting pieces from Tiffany Studios (including a Tulip table lamp and a Moorish-style hall lantern) and a pair of bronze figural works (one ...

Copyrights Sandra Schawalder, Elements 213 Mixed Media on Canvas, 100 x 100 cm

In the Valley of Visions - Sandra Schawalder’s Recent Works at Nina Torres Fine Art

  • February 5, 2015

In the Valley of Visions Sandra Schawalder’s Recent Works at Nina Torres Fine Art International Art Exhibition March 20 – 27, 2015 Nina Torres Fine Art Miami 1800 North Bayshore Drive FL ...

View of the AD20/21 show at The Cyclorama, Boston Center for the Arts with its circular dome and skylight.

AD20/21 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award to Architecture Critic Robert Campbell

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  • February 4, 2015

The 8th Annual AD20/21: Art & Design of the 20th & 21st Centuries & Boston Print Fair takes place March 26-29, 2015, at The Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts.  The only ...

Piero Lerda (Italian, 1927–2007), “Cronaca italiana: paesaggi stravolti ognuno deve organizzare il caos che trova in se .  .  .  ,” 2002.  Mixed media on cardboard, 11 3/8 x 9 11/16 inches.  Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia; Gift of Valeria Gennaro Lerda.  GMOA 2014.102

Georgia Museum of Art organizes Piero Lerda’s first U.S. exhibition

  • February 4, 2015

The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will host the exhibition “Chaos & Metamorphosis: The Art of Piero Lerda” Feb. 14 to May 10, 2015. Lerda’s art draws on his personal ...