STEPHEN ONGPIN FINE ART: HILAIRE-GERMAIN-EDGAR DEGAS Paris 1834-1917 Paris Dancer (Préparation en dedans) Charcoal, with stumping, on buff paper.  Haughton International Fairs Launch a True `Collectors Fair’ In the heart of London June 10-16, 2010

Haughton International Fairs Launch a True `Collectors Fair’ In the heart of London June 10-16, 2010 Incorporating the legendary International Ceramics Fair & Seminar

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • June 1, 2010

This June, Kensington Gardens will provide the stunning backdrop to Art Antiques London, which runs from June 10-16, 2010, a new art and antiques fair aimed at both the seasoned connoisseur and ...

The 1826 Savery-Sumner map, titled Map Of The Western Reserve Including the Fire Lands in Ohio, is one of the earliest locally printed maps of the Western Reserve, and is truly distinguished by watercolor embellishments added at a later, possibly by schoolgirls.

Garth's Auctions to Sell Rare Western Reserve Map of Cleveland on May 29th at Annual Early American and Ohio Valley Auction

  • April 29, 2010

A rare, 184-year-old map that captures a critical point in Northeast Ohio history will soon be unveiled as it prepares for a May auction with expected bids as high as $50,000. The 1826 ...

A very rare campaign flag, made for the 1912 presidential campaign of Teddy Roosevelt, who ran on the Progressive Party ticket.

SEEING STARS: POLITICS & PATRIOTISM JEFF R. BRIDGMAN AMERICAN ANTIQUES PRESENTS AMERICAN FLAGS, POLITICAL TEXTILES AND PATRIOTIC FOLK ART, ON VIEW AT THE UNION LEAGUE CLUB OF NEW YORK, 38 EAST 37TH STREET, MAY 12-29

  • April 28, 2010

Jeff Bridgman, the nation’s leading dealer of antique American flags, will present “SEEING STARS:  Politics and Patriotism”, an exhibition of over fifty rare and important American flags, ...

Two Plates, Made in China, about 1735 and about 1740.  Reeves Collection, Museum Purchase and Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis Roach Director

THE PHILADELPHIA ANTIQUES SHOW, APRIL 17-20, 2010, IS THE NATION’S PREMIER AMERICAN ANTIQUES AND DECORATIVE ARTS SHOW; Special Museum-Quality Exhibit Joins Finest Examples of Period Antiques

  • March 30, 2010

  Fifty of the nation’s foremost arts and antiques dealers will showcase rare period furniture, folk and fine art, ceramics, porcelain, silver, textiles and jewelry at the 49th Annual ...

Log Cabin Quilt, 1990, by Polly Raymond of Gee's Bend, AL, graces the Parlor Bedroom's mahogany four-poster bed as part of the Community Threads quilting exhibition at Hill-Stead Museum, on view through March 28, 2010.  Photo by Ben Jordan.

Hill-Stead Museum Extends Gee’s Bend Quilt Exhibition Through March 28, 2010

  • March 4, 2010

  Hill-Stead Museum is pleased to announce that its special exhibition of Gee’s Bend and other historic and contemporary quilts, the museum’s first loan exhibition, has been extended a ...

With an asking price of $845,000, M.S.  Rau Antiques sold a charming composition by Norman Rockwell titled “Little Girl with Lipstick.”

OUTSTANDING COLLECTIONS AND WORLD-RENOWNED DEALERS SPARK STRONG SALES AND RECORD ATTENDANCE AT THE 7TH ANNUAL PALM BEACH JEWELRY, ART & ANTIQUE SHOW

  • Palm Beach Show Group
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  • March 2, 2010

  As the 7th Annual Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show came to a close, the show floor was buzzing about the remarkable number of sales that took place during this year’s event at ...

Philadelphia hosts a trio of exciting antiques and collecting events during the month of April collectively known as “Antiques Week in Philadelphia."

Antiques Week in Philadelphia, April 16 through 20, 2010

  • February 18, 2010

For the past 16 years Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, a city steeped in history, has been host to a trio of exciting antiques and collecting events during the month of April collectively known as ...

Gavin Spanierman sold a painting titled "Fountain in a Spanish Garden" by F Luis Mora, which had an asking price of $110,000.

ENTHUSIASM, EXCITEMENT AND INTEREST EVIDENT THEMES DURING DAY THREE AT THE PALM BEACH JEWELRY, ART & ANTIQUE SHOW

  • Palm Beach Show Group
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  • February 16, 2010

  Presidents' Day at the Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show attracted thousands of enthusiastic collectors eager to admire the more than 200,000 items on display, including fine art, ...

Grandma Moses, Quiet Day, 1951, sold by Owen Gallery.

THOUSANDS ATTEND THE PALM BEACH JEWELRY, ART & ANTIQUE SHOW'S OPENING DAY

  • February 15, 2010

After the most successful opening night Preview Evening in the event's history, the 7th Annual Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show opened its doors on Saturday, Feb. 13 to thousands of ...

Baldwin House Antiques will offer a tall-case clock, dated 1789, created by noted Philadelphia clockmaker John Heilig to honor George Washington's inauguration as the nation's first president.

One of America's 100 Most Important Clocks on Sale at Hunt Valley Antiques Show

  • Armacoast Antiques Show
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  • February 15, 2010

At this year's Hunt Valley Antiques Show, February 19-21 in Timonium, MD, one lucky shopper can go home owning a true piece of American history. An 18th century grandfather clock featured in the ...

Kinsale, Ireland

The Art and Magic of Ireland Calls to The Katonah Museum of Art

  • Katonah Museum of Art
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  • February 11, 2010

  From ancient castles to contemporary art museums Ireland is a land of mystical lore, majestic landscapes and magnificent art.  The Katonah Museum of Art (www.katonahmuseum.org) ...

Lower Sepik River mask, 12", early 20th c.

San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Shows Brings World's Best Tribal Art Galleries to the City

  • February 4, 2010

The 24th Annual San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Show will be at the Fort Mason Center from February 12-14, 2009. Widely recognized by arts and museum professionals as the best Tribal Art ...

# The Block, 1971 Romare Bearden (American, 1911–1988) Cut and pasted printed, colored and metallic papers, photostats, pencil, ink marker, gouache, watercolor, and pen and ink on Masonite Overall: 48 x 216 in.  (121.9 x 548.6 cm); six panels, each: 48 x 36 in.  (121.9 x 91.4 cm) Gift of Mr.  and Mrs.  Samuel Shore, 1978 (1978.61.1–6) © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Romare Bearden's The Block and Related Drawings On View at Metropolitan Museum Beginning January 15

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
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  • January 15, 2010

Romare Bearden's vibrant mural-size tableau The Block (1971) and related sketches and photographs will be featured at The Metropolitan Museum of Art beginning January 15, 2010, in a small ...

Rare “humpback” model pintail drake circa 1920’s is expected to bring over $75,000

GUYETTE & SCHMIDT, INC.’S 23rd ANNUAL FALL DECOY AUCTION

  • Guyette & Schmidt, Inc.
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  • November 3, 2009

Guyette and Schmidt, Inc. will hold their 23rd annual fall decoy auction on November 11 & 12, 2009.  There will be a preview each morning before the auction as well as an additional ...

Armchair, 1763-1767, Origin: England, London (probably)

New eMuseum feeds history hunger and antiques appetites

  • Colonial Williamsburg
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  • October 27, 2009

The history-hungry and antiques aficionados can now browse online the collections of The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. The collections database with images, descriptions and object histories is ...