Frank W.  Benson (1862-1951), Two Duck Hunters, 1926, watercolor, 24.25 by 17.5 inches ($92,000)

Rungius Paintings Hit High Notes, Pleissner Rushes Past Old Record at Copley's 2010 Sporting Sale

  • Copley Fine Art Auctions
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  • August 13, 2010

Copley's fifth annual summer auction was a huge success, with the much-anticipated collection of five oil paintings by Carl Rungius (1869-1959) out of the collection of H. Wendell Endicott ...

On Nantucket is the exhibit of Embroidered Narratives by Susan Boardman with biographies by Betsy Tyler, in the Peter Foulger Gallery, Whaling Museum, July 2 – November 8, 2010.

“Sometimes think of me": Notable Nantucket Women through the Centuries

  • July 6, 2010

The Nantucket Historical Association (NHA) is pleased to announce that its major 2010 exhibition, "Sometimes Think of Me": Notable Nantucket Women through the Centuries," will be opening to the ...

GIOVANNI BATTISTA CROSATO (c.1685-86 - 1758) The Rape of Europa; Meleager presenting the head of the Calydonian Boar to Atalanta; Bacchus crowning Ariadne with a diadem of stars; and Jason and Medea charming the Sleepless Dragon of the Golden Fleece 32 x 39 ins (81.3 x 99.1 cm) A set of four, each oil on canvas

Anna and Brian Haughton Announce Dealers and Plans for the 22nd Annual International Fine Art & Antique Dealers Show October 22-28, 2010 at the Park Avenue Armory New York

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • June 28, 2010

  New York and London, June 28, 2010  Haughton International Fairs have announced a superb roster of 62 world-class exhibitors -- with an unprecedented dealer return rate– for the ...

"CHEVRON" Amish Quilt, wool, c.  1880s

PROVOCATIVE PARALLELS: THE MODERN ART OF ANTIQUE QUILTS

  • FISHER HERITAGE
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  • June 22, 2010

Loft and home owners with high open spaces have a dilemma. What art can be displayed on large walls that will not seem like a postage stamp, and that can personalize interiors ...

A rare and beautiful 38-star flag, An Indian Wars period flank guidon of the 4th U.S.  Infantry, with a medallion configuration surrounding the numeral “4” (1876-1889), Colorado Statehood.

JEFF R. BRIDGMAN TO EXHIBIT HISTORIC AMERICAN FLAGS, POLITICAL CAMPAIGN TEXTILES AT ASPEN ANTIQUES & FINE ARTS FAIR, JULY 3-10

  • June 18, 2010

Jeff R. Bridgman, the nation’s leading expert and dealer of historic American flags and political campaign textiles, will exhibit at the 8th annual Aspen Antiques & Fine Art Fair, which opens ...

Suzanne Perrault

Suzanne Perrault is Featured Speaker at the 2010 Princeton Fall Antiques and Fine Arts Show September 25

  • June 16, 2010

The Historical Society of Princeton is pleased to announce Suzanne Perrault as its featured guest speaker for the 2010 Princeton Fall Antiques and Fine Arts Show.  Ms. Perrault will present “A ...

Spotted Dog, late 19th c.  Maine pattern hooked rug

HOOKED! A SHOW AND SALE OF ANTIQUE HOOKED RUGS AT JOHN SIDELI GALLERY, CURATED BY LAURA FISHER OF FISHER HERITAGE

  • June 3, 2010

  HOOKED!  WISCASSET DEALER JOHN SIDELI HOSTS HOOKED RUG SHOW FROM LAURA FISHER JUNE 17-JULY 17  In celebration of a much anticipated Maine event this summer - the ...

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, ...