The Saint Louis Art Museum purchased “Sunburst in the Riesengebirge,” a landscape painting by Caspar David Friedrich, at auction in London on Dec.  12, 2018.

Saint Louis Art Museum Acquires ‘Sunburst in the Riesengebirge’ by Caspar David Friedrich

  • December 12, 2018

The Saint Louis Art Museum today announced the acquisition of “Sunburst in the Riesengebirge,” a landscape painting by the German Romantic painter Caspar David Friedrich. The museum purchased the ...

Findlay Galleries: The Willow and the Bather by Childe Hassam (1859-1935)

WORLD’S LEADING FINE ART DEALERS ANNOUNCE HIGHLIGHTS FOR MASTER DRAWINGS NEW YORK 2019

  • Master Drawings New York
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  • December 12, 2018

Acclaimed Event Returns to Manhattan’s Upper East Side from Saturday, January 26 through Saturday, February 2, 2019 Preview: Friday, January 25, 4-8 PM Thirty of the world’s leading ...

Patinated bronze sculpture by Emile Louis Picault (French, 1860-1915), used as the mascot for the 1906 Ten-Mile Corinthian Automobile Championship in Florida (CA$43,660).

Bronze sculpture by Emile Louis Picault (French, 1860-1915) sells for CA$43,660 at Miller & Miller auction

  • Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd.
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  • December 13, 2018

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A patinated bronze sculpture by Emile Louis Picault (French, 1860-1915), used as the mascot for the Ten-Mile Corinthian Automobile Championship of 1906 in Ormond ...

Feliz Ziem "Embarquement sur le quai des Esclavons, Venise"

After 100 Years A Major Felix Ziem Emerges

  • Rehs Galleries, Inc.
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  • December 10, 2018

Rehs Galleries Inc., a New York gallery specializing in 19th and 20th-century works of art, sells Embarquement sur le quai des Esclavons, Venise, a major painting by the French artist Felix Ziem ...

Loet Vanderveen, Antelope, 1988.  Bronze with patina, 24 1/2 x 18 1/4 in.  Crocker Art Museum, Loet Vanderveen Collection, 2016.60.16.

Sculptor's Awe of the Animal Kingdom Highlighted in 'Modern Menagerie' Exhibition

  • December 10, 2018

The Crocker Art Museum, in Sacramento, Calif., has opened "Modern Menagerie", an exhibition of sculptures by Loet Vanderveen, a California artist originally from the Netherlands. Vanderveen ...

Kate Bunce, Musica, ca.  1895–97.  Oil on canvas, 40 3/16 x 30 3/16 x 1 3/4 in., Birmingham Museums Trust (1897P17).

'Victorian Radicals' Traveling Exhibition Begins Multiyear U.S. Museum Tour

  • December 06, 2018

An unprecedented selection of paintings, works on paper, and decorative arts—many never shown outside the UK—by three generations of revolutionary British artists and designers.  On view now ...

The top lot of the auction was this Diego Giacometti cast bronze,“Chat maitre-d’hotel,” circa 1967, in a pleasing reddish-brown patina, that earned $81,250.  It and many of the sale’s other top lots came from the collection of Eugene V.  and Clare E.  Thaw.

Storied Provenance Drives Millea Bros. Select Auction

  • Millea Bros.
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  • December 05, 2018

Realtors like to say it’s all about location, location and location. For Millea Bros., their November 15-17 Select auction was all about provenance, provenance and provenance. Renowned art ...

Michele Pred, Power of the Purse: Time's Up/ Equal Pay , 2018, vintage purse with electroluminescent wire, 11 x 12 x 4 inches

This Week's Art Miami and CONTEXT Art Miami Highlights

  • November 29, 2018

Art Miami, America’s foremost contemporary and modern art fair, is returning for its 29th installment in Miami, Florida alongside the 7th edition of its sister fair, CONTEXT Art Miami. This year’s ...

Coastal Maine atmospheric seascape watercolor by the avant-garde artist of the Boston School, George Hawley Hallowell (Mass., 1871-1926) ($3,125).

Coastal Maine atmospheric seascape watercolor by George Hallowell brings $3,125 at Bruneau & Co. auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • December 03, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – An adorable circa 1920 Tiffany & Co. platinum repeater pocket watch sold for $12,500 and a 2003 U.S. $25 Liberty Eagle gold coin climbed to a record $4,688 at an Estate ...

Thomas Gainsborough (English, 1727–1788) Wooded Landscape with a Cottage and Cows, mid-1770s.  Black chalk, watercolor and gouache on paper, 8 7/16 x 11 9/16 in.  Clark Art Institute, Gift of the Manton Art Foundation in memory of Sir Edwin and Lady Manton, 2007.8.68

Rarely Seen Gainsborough Landscape Drawings On View at Clark

  • November 29, 2018

Although Thomas Gainsborough English, 1727–1788) is widely recognized as one of the most fashionable portrait painters of the eighteenth century, a new installation at the Clark Art Institute ...

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919), Bathers, 1884-85, red and white chalk, with smudging and blending on wove paper lined to canvas.  The Morgan Library & Museum, Bequest of Drue Heinz, 2018.71.

The Morgan Receives a Major Renoir Drawing Unseen for Over 50 Years

  • November 29, 2018

The Morgan Library & Museum has announced the recent acquisition of a large-scale study of two figures for Pierre-Auguste Renoir’s celebrated canvas, The Great Bathers of 1884–87, in the ...

Lot 297: 315-294 BC Macedon Silver Tetradrachm

888 Auctions’ December 06 Auction Ushers in Holiday Season with Numismatic Coins, Fine Art & Chinese Antiques

  • 888 Auctions
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  • November 28, 2018

Richmond Hill, ON – 391 fresh to market items will be available to the discerning buyers and collectors in 888 Auctions’ December 06 auction featuring the finest in Numismatic Coins, Fine Art & ...

Daniel Ridway Knight - In Winter

Long Lost Painting by Daniel Ridgway Knight Surfaces

  • Rehs Galleries, Inc.
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  • November 20, 2018

New York, NY – November 20, 2018 - Rehs Galleries Inc., a New York gallery specializing in 19th and 20th-century works of art, sells In Winter, a long-lost painting by the American artist Daniel ...

Hilda May Gordon's Cremation of King Rama IV of Siam (1924), from the exhibition "Hilda May Gordon: Artist, Adventurer" at Martyn Gregory.

From Minnekästchen to Mary Shelley Memorabilia, A Checklist of Must-See Works During London Art Week 2018

  • November 27, 2018

From Thursday 29 November to Friday 7 December, London Art Week includes events at 32 galleries and auction houses in St. James’s and Mayfair. Portrait Stars  There is a flowering of interest ...

19th century American Horn and Hide Armchair

iGavel Auctions Presents Online Decorative Arts Gifts for the Holidays

  • November 27, 2018

Who doesn’t know the traditional gifts for the 12 Days of Christmas—partridge, doves, golden rings, and so on. That’s why this season iGavel is offering a different lineup of gifts for the 12 days ...