A recently discovered oil on canvas folk art portrait of a gentleman, signed on the back "Painted by A.L.  Powers" with illegible date, for Asahel Lynde Powers (1813 - 1843) , the frame size 34" high, 29 1/2" wide.

Previously Unknown Asahel Powers Portrait Among Fine Americana & Folk Art Featured at Schwenke Auctioneers April 26th Estates Auction

  • April 24, 2017

Offering Americana From Several Local Fairfield and Litchfield County Estates This Wednesday April 26th at 11am, Schwenke Auctioneers will hold an Americana & Folk Art Fine Estates Auction, ...

Tête d’Homme Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Oil on canvas Signed lower right ‘Picasso’ and dated on the reverse ‘2.4.65.IV’ 1965

TEFAF New York Spring Offers First Look at its Inaugural Fair, May 4-8, 2017

  • April 19, 2017

TEFAF NEW YORK SPRING OFFERS FIRST LOOK AT DEBUT FAIR FOCUSING ON MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART & DESIGN  May 4-8, 2017 at the Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY TEFAF New York has released a ...

Several Lladro figures will be featured in the sale, to include this enchanting #2128 gres matte Venus figure.

Lladro and Cybis nude sculptures, plus works by Dali and others, all at The Specialists of the South, April 22nd

  • The Specialists of the South, Inc.
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  • April 19, 2017

PANAMA CITY, Fla. – A live and internet multi-estates auction packed with more than 400 lots in a rainbow of collecting categories will be held on Saturday, April 22nd, by The Specialists of the ...

BALTIMORE ART, ANTIQUE & JEWELRY SHOW RETURNS TO THE BALTIMORE CONVENTION CENTER

  • April 12, 2017

WHAT:                 37th ANNUAL BALTIMORE ART, ANTIQUE & JEWELRY SHOW Now celebrating its 37th year, the Baltimore Art, Antique & Jewelry Show will make its annual return this summer ...

J.J.  Audubon elephant folio "Carolina Parrot" sold for $78,000 at Eldred's Americana, Paintings and Maritime Art auction April 6-8, 2017.

AUDUBON, SCRIMSHAW HEADLINE ELDRED’S SPRING AMERICANA AUCTION

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • April 12, 2017

East Dennis, Mass. – “Carolina Parrot”, a J.J. Audubon elephant folio, sold for $78,000, taking the top spot at Eldred’s Americana, Paintings and Maritime Auction, held April 6, 7 and 8 at the ...

St. Louis Fine Print, Rare Book & Paper Arts Fair Enters Second Decade

  • St. Louis Mercantile Library at UMSL
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  • April 11, 2017

After a record success at the 10th annual Fair in 2016, the Mercantile Library is taking its signature event into a second decade of bringing exceptional examples of books and works on paper to the ...

Anna Mary Robertson “Grandma” Moses (1860-1961) Catchin’ The Turkey, 1955 Oil on pressed wood, 12 x 16 inches Collection of Bennington Museum Copyright © 2017, Grandma Moses Properties Co., New York.  Part of "Grandma Moses: American Modern" at the Bennington Museum, July 1-Nov.  1, 2017.

Road Trip Destination: Berkshires-Area Cultural Institutions Partner to Create ArtCountry Consortium

  • April 6, 2017

MASS MoCA, Clark Art Institute, Williams College Museum of Art, Bennington Museum, and Williamstown Theatre Festival Launch New Initiative Targeting Summer 2017 Season of Art, Dance, Music, and ...

"Beautiful Holy Jewel Home" bedroom with embellished walls and furniture.  From the John Michael Kohler Arts Center Collection.

Newly conserved ‘Rhinestone Cowboy house’ on view at John Michael Kohler Arts Center

  • April 6, 2017

Following more than a year of conservation work, Loy Bowlin’s “Beautiful Holy Jewel Home” is on view as part of the John Michael Kohler Arts Center’s yearlong exhibition series dedicated to the ...

Oil on canvas painting by Francisco Corzas (Mex., 1936-1983), titled Two Figures, signed and dated 1963 ($9,375).

Oil on canvas painting by Mexican artist Francisco Corzas (1936-1983) brings $9,375 at Woodshed Gallery auction

  • The Woodshed Gallery
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  • April 6, 2017

FRANKLIN, Mass. – An oil on canvas painting by Mexican artist Francisco Corzas (1936-1983) titled Two Figures sold for $9,375 to take top lot honors in an online-only Master Artworks Discovery ...

Monumental painting by classical Ming artist Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552), depicting a palace courtyard ($112,500).

Monumental classical painting attributed to Ming artist Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552) soars to $112,500

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • March 31, 2017

ATLANTA, Ga. – Asian lots took center stage at Ahlers & Ogletree’s March 25-26 Spring Salon Auction, as a monumental classical painting attributed to Ming painter Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552) ...

The Hansbury Sisters Possibly Pennsylvania, ca.  1840 Oil on canvas Museum Purchase, 1957.100.8

New Exhibition to Celebrate American Folk Portraits and the 60th Anniversary of the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum to Open There in May 2017

  • March 27, 2017

Before there were photographs, people in the late 18th-century to the middle 19th-century who wanted images of themselves and their family members commissioned portraits from a broad range of ...

Large oil portrait painting by the noted American artist William McGregor Paxton (Am., 1869-1941).

Large oil portrait painting by William McGregor Paxton (Am., 1869-1941) will be auctioned March 24-26

  • John McInnis Auctioneers
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  • March 20, 2017

AMESBURY, Mass. – An important Revolutionary War sword and scabbard made by John Bailey and descended in the family of patriot Francis Dana (1743-1811), a pair of circa 1820 floor globes by Cary of ...

Audubon elephant folio "Carolina Parrot", estimated at $65,000/85,000

Important Scrimshaw, Audubons, Contemporary Art Headline Eldred's Spring Americana Auction

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • March 13, 2017

East Dennis, Mass. – Scrimshaw from the Thomas Mittler Collection, widely regarded as the best private scrimshaw collection to come on the market in 30 years, is the centerpiece of Eldred’s Spring ...

Rendering, LA MAISON LVMH / Arts – Talents – Patrimoine

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo and Luxury Tycoon Bernard Arnault Unveil Plans for New Cultural Center

  • March 8, 2017

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo and Bernard Arnault, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of LVMH, announced the creation of a major new cultural institution with international influence in Paris at a ...

Nek Chand, untitled (seated sadhu), c.  1975-99; concrete, glass, ceramic shards, metal armatures; 28 3/4 x 27 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.  John Michael Kohler Arts Center Collection, gift of Kohler Foundation Inc.

John Michael Kohler Arts Center exhibition links Nek Chand sculptures to architecture and landscape

  • John Michael Kohler Arts Center
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  • March 9, 2017

From the debris of demolished villages—scrap metal, oil drums, fabric, pottery, jewelry, and more—rose a kingdom of immortal beings: the Rock Garden of Chandigarh.  The World in a Garden, an ...