Mounted Soldier Germany, 1840-1880 Wood, paper and paint Gift of an anonymous donor, 1971-865

First Major Exhibition of 19th-Century, Wooden Toys Made in Germany for American Buyers to Open in Late October 2016 at the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum in Williamsburg, Virginia

  • September 13, 2016

In today’s world of advertising, what you see in a mail order or a sales rep’s catalogue is usually what you get. In the nineteenth century, however, ordering toys to be sold in an American store ...

Davis Museum exterior

Three Years of Research and Planning Unveiled in Davis Museum at Wellesley College’s New Permanent Galleries: The Davis. ReDiscovered

  • Davis Museum
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  • September 12, 2016

On September 28, 2016, the Davis Museum at Wellesley College unveils the Davis. ReDiscovered, a total transformation of the Museum’s permanent collections galleries, reshaped and reconceived to ...

Clark Hulings Fund Invites Visual Artists to Apply for its Business Accelerator Program & Grants

  • Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists
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  • September 1, 2016

The national nonprofit provides artists with customized business training, direct financial assistance, tools, and one-on-one support to help them take charge of their careers and make their ...

This gorgeous Parisian street scene by Antoine Blanchard (Fr., 1910-1988) is expected to fetch $4,000-$6,000 at Crescent City Auction Gallery's Sept.  16-18 auction in New Orleans, La.

Parisian street scene by Antoine Blanchard (1910-1988) will be part of Crescent City's Sept. 16-18 auction in New Orleans

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • September 5, 2016

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A visually arresting Parisian street scene by the French painter Antoine Blanchard (1910-1988) and a 19th century porcelain Meissen bronze-mounted dresser box made in the ...

Lothrop Holmes (1824-1899), Black-Bellied Plover, c.  1880, Sold for $144,000

Copley’s Sporting Sale 2016 Flies to $1.4 Million

  • Copley Fine Art Auctions
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  • August 23, 2016

Copley Fine Art Auctions (copleyart.com), the nation’s premier sporting art auction house, continued to build its market dominance when it realized over $1.4 million in sales at the Sporting Sale ...

Contemporary rustic creations at the Adirondack Museum's Rustic Furniture Fair, Saturday and Sunday, September 10 - 11.

Adirondack Museum readies for 29th Annual Rustic Furniture Fair, Sept. 10 & 11

  • Adirondack Museum
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  • August 15, 2016

Adirondack Museum readies for 29th Annual Rustic Furniture Fair, Sept. 10 & 11 Event will feature more than 40 regional vendors, plus live music and demonstrations BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE, ...

Lot 2095: George II Mahogany Serving Table, $8K–12K

EAST MEETS WEST IN RAGO’S SEPTEMBER 9-10 AUCTIONS OF ESTATE PROPERTY, ASIAN, COINS AND CURRENCY

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • August 18, 2016

Lambertville, NJ – East meets West in Rago’s Coins and Currency auction on Friday, September 9 and its Great Estates auction Saturday, September 10.   Coins and Currency: Friday, September 9 at ...

Roly Poly Brownie tin litho tobacco tin, Mammy, Mayo's Cut Plug | Estimate $300-600

Lamps, Crocks, & Clocks highlighted in August 30th Hybrid Auction

  • William Bunch Auctions & Appraisals
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  • August 12, 2016

William Bunch Auctions is hosting their end of summer Hybrid Auction. A hybrid sale is a cross between a catalog auction and a regular biweekly sale. An array of higher-end items will be ...

UNITED WE STAND, DIVIDED WE FALL coverlet (detail/)

AMERICAN IDEALS EXPRESSED IN COVERLET CORNER BLOCKS AT FISHER HERITAGE

  • August 9, 2016

Dem's Philosophy Expressed in Historic Antique Coverlets at FISHERHERITAGE The phrase Stronger Together and other positive sentiments espoused during the Democratic Convention reflect a long held ...

Raven Servellon, "Fractalverse", Ink on Paper, 18 x 24 in, 2016

Emerging Self-Taught Artist Creates "Optrickal Delusions" at Coagula Curatorial

  • August 9, 2016

RAVEN SERVELLON – VELVET SUNFLOWER September 3 – October 2, 2016 Opening Reception: Saturday, September 3 from 7-11pm Coagula Curatorial is pleased to present new works by Raven ...

Exquisite displays abound at the Adirondack Museum’s Antiques Show and Sale, Saturday and Sunday, September 17 – 18, 10 a.m.  – 5 p.m.

Two Adirondack Antiques Shows Offer Ultimate Antiquing Adventure

  • August 9, 2016

Adirondack Mountains Antiques Show in Indian Lake, N.Y., and Adirondack Museum Antiques Show and Sale in Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y., work together to present range of rustic antiques during the ...

Rare American Sailor's Woolwork of a Fleet of American Frigates sailing Past an American Fort, Circa 1870.

Major Collection of Sailors' Woolworks Comes on the Market

  • Earle Vandekar of Knightsbridge Inc.
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  • August 8, 2016

Earle D. Vandekar of Knightsbridge, Inc. are pleased to announce the arrival of a major collection of sailor's woolworks or woolies as they are affectionately known.  They can now be seen on our ...

OPEN CALL to ARTISTS: Win A SOLO Show, "Sweet 16" Juried Show

  • August 5, 2016

SWEET 16 2016 Juried Show Sixteen Artists will be selected for the exhibit and ONE artist will win a SOLO SHOW at COAGULA CURATORIAL Gallery in Los Angeles JUROR: Andi Campognone ...

Lot 1731: Manuel Marin Painted Metal Tabletop Sculpture, $2,500 – 3,500

WORKS BY 20TH C. DESIGNERS AND ARTISTS HIGHLIGHT RAGO’S AUGUST 25–27 AUCTIONS - FEATURING GEORGE OHR, GEORG JENSEN, WARREN PLATNER, ROY LICHTENSTEIN, HANS WEGNER, POUL HENNINGSEN, ED WIENER, MANUEL MARIN AND JOSEF ALBERS

  • August 4, 2016

Lambertville, NJ - Thursday, August 25 through Saturday, August 27, Rago Arts and Auction Center will hold unreserved auctions of Jewelry, Early 20th Century Design and Modern Design.   “Our ...

Courtesy of Robert Four

20th Anniversary Boston International Fine Art Show To Benefit Boston Athenæum Initial Exhibitor Roster Announced

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • August 3, 2016

Boston, MA — Co-producers Tony Fusco and Robert Four announce the 20th Anniversary Boston International Fine Art Show (BIFAS), taking place October 20-23 at The Cyclorama, Boston Center for the ...