John Wesley Jarvis (1721-1814), Washington Irving (1783-1859), New York, 1809, Oil on wooden panel

58TH WINTER ANTIQUES SHOW CELEBRATES THE ROCKEFELLER FAMILY PATRONAGE OF HISTORIC HUDSON VALLEY

  • November 15, 2011

  The Winter Antiques Show’s 2012 loan exhibition, Celebrating Historic Hudson Valley 60: Rockefeller Patronage in Sleepy Hollow Country highlights more than 25 objects from Historic Hudson ...

American Molded Full-Body Copper and Cast-Zinc 'Rooster' Weathervane ($2,000-$3,000)

Weschler's to Auction Property from a Virginia Collection on December 2

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  • November 11, 2011

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) -- Weschler's will auction a collection of American folk and sporting art, furnishings and decorations from a single owner on Friday, December 2nd at 10 am.  The collection ...

Co-owners of the Palm Beach Show Group Scott Diament and Rob Samuels.

DALLAS INTERNATIONAL ART, ANTIQUE & JEWELRY SHOW BRINGS WORLD-CLASS EXHIBITORS AND RARE COLLECTIONS TO TEXAS

  • November 10, 2011

From November 2-6, the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas was transformed into one of the finest art, antique and jewelry exhibits in the world.  Guests at the Dallas International ...

NC Folk Art by Betty Bell

Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. – November 5, 2011 – Estate Treasures Auction – 1:00 PM

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  • November 02, 2011

Featuring items from the personal collection of Mr. Joe Rowand, Hillsborough, North Carolina and founder of Somerhill Gallery in 1972. This sale also includes a special listing of fine sterling ...

Courtesy, Winterthur Museum, Delaware Antique Show 2010, Jim Schneck.

WINTERTHUR’S 48th ANNUAL DELAWARE ANTIQUES SHOW DESIGNED TO DAZZLE WITH LIFESTYLE GURU P. ALLEN SMITH AND FINE ANTIQUES

  • October 27, 2011

Join us for a weekend of antiques in autumn at Winterthur’s 48th Annual Delaware Antiques Show, November 4–6, with nationally acclaimed TV host and lifestyle expert P. Allen Smith, this year’s ...

Bill Traylor, Mule and Plow, c.  1939–42.  Poster paint and ink on cardboard.  Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Collection of Didi and David Barrett ‘71, 2011.64.  Photo: Harvard Art Museums, © 2011 President and Fellows of Harvard College.

Harvard Art Museums Receive Gift of Outsider Art from Didi and David Barrett

  • October 24, 2011

The Harvard Art Museums announce a gift of 38 drawings, paintings, and sculpture from Didi and David Barrett’s 20th-century American Collection of Self-Taught, Folk, and Outsider Art. The gift ...

John James Audubon, Barn Owl, sold for $16,950.

Alderfer's Autumn Auction Yields a Bountiful Harvest of Americana Treasures

  • October 20, 2011

  On October 12th, 2011, the Alderfer Auction Company auctioned off the Estate of J. David Miller of Doylestown, Pennsylvania, in a $500,000+ sale. In accordance with Mr. Miller’s last will ...

An original, rare carousel horse (measuring more than 5ft tall) designed by Charles W.  Dare.

M S Rau Antiques Defines "Decorative Monumental” with Giant Silver Urns and Rare Antique Carousel Horse from America’s First Carousel Maker

  • October 13, 2011

  At the recent fall Armory Antiques Show in Manhattan, M S Rau Antiques of New Orleans surprised visitors with a worldly mix of American memorabilia (a 1900's stock ticker, for example), ...

Streak of Lightning quilt from Fisher Heritage.

Got Zigzag Fever? Fisher Heritage Offers Quilts, Hooked Rugs Abuzz with Zigzags

  • October 13, 2011

If the fervor over the zigzag pattern in the sold-out Missoni for Target collection has made you eager to add visual excitement to your décor, consider the zigzag in antique quilts and hooked rugs ...

Beverly Hills Art Show

FALL BEVERLY HILLS ART SHOW - AFFAIRE IN THE GARDENS FEATURES SPECIAL EXHIBIT CURATED BY THE LOS ANGELES ART ASSOCIATION

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  • October 12, 2011

The semi-annual Beverly Hills Art Show – Affaire In The Gardens welcomes a special exhibit curated by the Los Angeles Art Association on October 15 – 16, 2011 at Beverly Gardens. Artist Ya Ya ...

Biggs Classical Style Sideboard

Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. -– October 8, 2011 – Estate Treasures Auction – 1:00 PM

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  • October 06, 2011

Featuring local estates and collections from Raleigh, NC; Cary, NC; and Charleston, SC. Offerings include silver, estate jewelry, paintings, furniture, rugs, works on paper, clocks, decorative ...

An important American copper urn designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, estiamted at $400,000-600,000) from the Edward C.  Waller house in River Forest, Illinois, sold for $772,000 on Monday at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers.

Frank Lloyd Wright Urn from Ralph Esmerian Collection Boosts Hindman Auction Total to $3.17 million

  • October 05, 2011

An important American copper urn designed by Frank Lloyd Wright from the Edward C. Waller house in River Forest, Illinois sold for $772,000 on Monday at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers. The urn, ...

Ammi Phllips, Fine Portrait of a Man, c.  1835, from Samuel Herrup.

New Metro Show NYC Announces a Strong Dealer Roster for its January 18-22 Debut

  • October 03, 2011

With the support of a distinguished advisory exhibitor committee, The Art Fair Company announces a strong roster of prominent dealers at its new Metro Show NYC, which runs from January 18 to 22, ...

Of the nearly 700 paintings and bronzes, the centerpiece was an outstanding work by Abbott Fuller Graves.  Depicting a young woman seated in a rural Maine flower garden setting, the fine oil on canvas brought $109,250 within expectations of $100,000-150,000.

Julia's Summer Antiques & Fine Art Auction Realizes Record $5 Million

  • September 21, 2011

As Hurricane Irene moved north pounding the east coast, and mere days before reaching New England, Julia’s recent auction was described by department head Bill Gage as “a perfect storm” referring ...

American Fine Art magazine will debut in November 2011.

A New Magazine Set to Focus on the Market for Historic American Art

  • September 21, 2011

American Fine Art, a bimonthly magazine dedicated entirely to the market for historic American art, will debut this fall at a number of signature events, auctions, and exhibitions nationwide. ...