Johannes Vermeer, A Lady Writing a Letter, with her Maid , ca.  1670, Oil on canvas, 72.2 x 59.7 cm.  Dublin, National Gallery of Ireland, Sir Alfred et Lady Beit, 1987 (Beit Collection) © Dublin, National Gallery of Ireland

Landmark Exhibition 'Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting' at the Louvre

  • February 19, 2017

The Musée du Louvre, in collaboration with the National Gallery of Ireland in Dublin and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, is holding a landmark exhibition (Feb. 22- May 22, 2017) about ...

Donald Judd (Excelsior Springs, Missouri, 1928–New York, 1994) Untitled, no.  85–065, 1985 Aluminum 30 x 120 x 30 cm Hermann und Margrit Rupf-Stiftung, Kunstmuseum Bern © Donald Judd, VEGAP, Bilbao, 2016

Guggenheim Museum Bilbao Shows Key Works from the Rupf Collection

  • February 18, 2017

The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao is presenting The Collection of Hermann and Margrit Rupf through April 23, 2017. This exhibition brings together 70 works by key artists in the history of art during ...

Opening Night Crowd at Art Palm Springs, February 16, 2016

The opening night at Art Palm Springs draws an excited crowd, generates great sales and a new attendance record

  • Urban Expositions
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  • February 17, 2017

Celebrating Artists of the Year, Lita Albuquerque, and Arts Patron of the Year, Donna McMillan, an estimated 2,600 collectors, curators and veritable who’s who gathered at the Palm Springs ...

Oil on canvas painting signed and dated (1922) by Dale Nichols (Am., 1904-1995), titled Mid-Nation Winter (est.  $50,000-$75,000).

Original works by Nichols, Wiggins, Benson, many others will be in Shannon's Fine Art Auction, April 27th

  • Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers
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  • February 20, 2017

MILFORD, Conn. – Shannon’s biannual Fine Art Auction, slated for the evening of Thursday, April 27th, will feature 250 lots of quality American and European paintings, sculptures, drawings and ...

Kazimir Malevich, Peasants, c.  1930.  Oil on canvas.  53 x 70 cm.  State Russian Museum, St.  Petersburg Photo © 2016, State Russian Museum, St.  Petersburg.

Revolution: Russian Art 1917-1932 at the Royal Academy of Arts

  • February 15, 2017

On February 11, 2017, to commemorate the centenary of the Russian Revolution, the Royal Academy of Arts in London opened Revolution: Russian Art 1917 – 1932. This landmark exhibition focuses on a ...

Frank Brangwyn, Swans, c.  1921.

Sheer Pleasure – Frank Brangwyn and the Art of Japan

  • February 14, 2017

The year 2017 marks the 150th anniversary of the English artist and William Morris apprentice Frank Brangwyn RA (1867-1956). In the UK, the William Morris Gallery's exhibition Sheer Pleasure – ...

GIOSETTA FIORONI, Liberty con paesaggio (Liberty with Landscape), 1969.  Pencil and enamel aluminum on canvas, Cm 100x100.

UK Exhibition Spotlights the 1960s Silver Works of Italian Pop Artist Giosetta Fioroni

  • February 14, 2017

“In the paintings, drawings and films of Ms. Fioroni, who was born in Rome in 1932, we see how American Pop’s celebrities and commodities took on new meanings in a post-fascist society”  - New York ...

Becoming Forest No.  1 (2017) © Helen Sear / courtesy Klompching Gallery, New York

Becoming Forest by Helen Sear

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  • February 14, 2017

The Klompching Gallery is delighted to make available, a new series of photographs by Helen Sear.  The Becoming Forest series is an extraordinary body of work that explores the experience of ...

Binary Code 4 (2015) © Max de Esteban/courtesy Klompching Gallery, New York.

Binary Code by Max de Esteban

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  • February 14, 2017

We are pleased to announce the release of Binary Code by Max de Esteban. As with his earlier bodies of work, the artist dispenses with the linear perspective inherent in Western art, as a key ...

Wojciech Fangor: NJ15 (Diptych), 1964, estimated at £140,000-180,000

Op Art Back in Focus at Bonhams This Spring

  • February 14, 2017

Op Art, the radical movement that embodied the culture of the 1960s – from the Space Race to anti-establishment fervor – is back in demand, according to the international auction house Bonhams. ...

Century mashup at Bath Decorative Antiques Fair

Bath Decorative Antiques Fair - Style Up Spring in Bath

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  • February 13, 2017

Style up Spring! Bath Decorative Antiques Fair 2-5 March 2017 announces a one day collaboration with the popular vintage and antiques market BathVA! On Sunday 5 March Bath Decorative Antiques ...

François Boucher (French, 1703–1770), The Triumph of Venus, 1740, oil on canvas.  Nationalmuseum, Stockholm.  Photo: Cecilia Heisser / Nationalmuseum.

75 Treasures Collected by Count Tessin at the Morgan

  • February 12, 2017

The Nationalmuseum, Sweden’s largest and most distinguished art institution, collaborated with the Morgan Library & Museum to bring more than seventy-five masterpieces from its renowned ...

White earthenware two-handled vase by Pablo Picasso from 1952, one in an edition of 400 and 15 inches tall ($37,200).

Earthenware two-handled vase created in 1952 by Pablo Picasso brings $37,200 at Weiss Auctions

  • Philip Weiss Auctions
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  • February 13, 2017

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A white earthenware two-handled vase by Pablo Picasso, executed in 1952 as one in an edition of 400, sold for $37,200 at an auction held Jan. 29 by Weiss Auctions, online and in ...

Young Man As Bacchus

FBI Returns Painting Recovered at Art Fair to Jewish Dealer's Heirs

  • February 9, 2017

From the FBI: FBI Special Agent in Charge Michael McGarrity of the New York Field Office presented representatives of the Max and Iris Stern Foundation, to include beneficiary Concordia ...

Original drawing by Marc Chagall (Russ./Fr., 1887-1985), titled Village Berger Descending, in excellent condition (est.  $30,000-$40,000).

Prints and drawings by names such as Chagall, Haring, Dali, Warhol, many others will be in The Woodshed Gallery's Feb. 22 online-only auction

  • The Woodshed Gallery
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  • February 9, 2017

FRANKLIN, Mass. – A pair of sanguine drawings on white paper by the renowned Russian-born French artist Marc Chagall (1887-1985), two signed lithographs by the equally famous Spanish surrealist ...