Sailor's Commonwealth Travels Pieced Quilt.

NEED A PRESENT FOR WILLS AND KATE? AN ANTIQUE TEXTILE FROM FISHER HERITAGE IS A PERFECT WEDDING GIFT

  • April 18, 2011

  Looking for that special gift for the soon-to-be-wed British couple? How about a superlative, sailor-made masterpiece made of wool uniforms that depicts the seasons and the countries of ...

Charles Octavius Cole, Boy with Dog, Portland, Maine, 1850.  Brock & Co., Concord, MA.

The Art and Antique Dealers League of America (AADLA) Celebrates Art and Antiques Week NYC, April 25 - May 1 with their Inaugural Spring Show NYC as the Centerpiece at the Park Avenue Armory

  • April 12, 2011

As one of the world's largest and most robust art markets, New York City attracts collectors and art enthusiasts from around the world. Capitalizing on the city's international appeal, The Art and ...

Gavin Spanierman, ltd of New York, NY, sold Jean Dufy (1888-1964), Les Clowns Musiciens, Oil on canvas, 18 x 21 5/8 inches.

AVENUE ANTIQUES & ART AT THE ARMORY Show Featured a Successful Mix of New and Familiar Dealers, Innovative Displays, Sophisticated Offerings and Prices

  • March 24, 2011

  AVENUE Shows’ Antiques and Art at the Armory (www.avenueshows.com) concluded successfully on Sunday, March 13 with both dealers and visitors thrilled by the exciting mix of goods, prices, ...

Oil on Canvas by Edouard Cortes (Fr., 1882-1969), The Pantheon ($25,000)

Strength and Consistency Demonstrated at March 18th & 19th Two Day Spring Catalogue Auction held by Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • March 25, 2011

  Over 700 lots of fine art, estate jewelry, fine wine, and antiques garnered strong and steady bidding at LLAES, Ltd’s Spring Catalogue Auction.  This auction was held at LLAES, Ltd’s ...

Antique Cigar Store Indian Princess - estate-fresh

Clarke Auction - Civil War, Americana, Midcentury, Antiques, Fine and Decorative Arts - Sunday, March 27th, 12 noon

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  • March 23, 2011

    400+ lots including a Civil War collection with provenance, antique surgeon's tools, 19th C. cigar store Indians, listed fine art by John Costigan, Kim Foon, and William ...

John F.  Kensett - The Beach At Beverly, Ma

Eldred's Spring Americana Auction to Feature Two Important Discoveries

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  • March 17, 2011

  Eldred's is pleased to announce our annual Spring Americana Auction will take place April 8th and 9th. This year's auction is highlighted by two remarkable discoveries: a gold ring made ...

Compass quilt from Laura Fisher's FISHER HERITAGE, New York.

SEEING RED - NYC ABLAZE WITH COLOR AT THE ARMORY & AT FISHER HERITAGE

  • March 7, 2011

Fired up by the forthcoming exhibition from the American Folk Art Museum of  one collector’s red and white quilts called INFINITE VARIETY,  in further celebration of the color red and ...

Important Purplish Pink Sapphire and Diamond Ring, color stone falls into category of less than one percent of color stones worldwide (est.  $40,000 to $60,000).

Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. to Hold Two-Day Spring Catalogue Auction on March 18th & 19th

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • March 1, 2011

  Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. is proud to offer over 700 lots of fine offerings from regional estates at their upcoming March 18th & 19th two day Spring Catalogue ...

Cover of "John Adams, The Voice Heard 'Round the World."

Pulitzer Prize-winning author David McCullough narrates Boston Landmarks Orchestra recording, “John Adams: The Voice Heard ‘Round the World”

  • February 22, 2011

  Where would America be without Founding Father and second President John Adams? The Boston Landmarks Orchestra has released a stirring new CD recording of their patriotic piece "John ...

Winterthur presents Paint, Pattern & People: Furniture of Southeastern Pennsylvania, 1725–1850, from April 2, 2011 through January 8, 2012.

Paint, Pattern & People: Furniture of Southeastern Pennsylvania, 1725–1850 opens April 2, 2011

  • February 17, 2011

Winterthur presents Paint, Pattern & People: Furniture of Southeastern Pennsylvania, 1725–1850, from April 2, 2011 through January 8, 2012. This landmark exhibition explores the colorful ...

Bernice Sims (American, born 1926), L&N Train Station, Brewton, Alabama, ca.2002, acrylic on canvas, 18 x 24 inches, Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art at Auburn University gift of Micki Beth Stiller, 2009.17.02

EXHIBITION GIVES INSIGHT INTO FOLK ART

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  • February 7, 2011

The Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art will host Outsiders on the Inside: Contemporary Folk Art in the Permanent Collection, a new exhibition on view Feb. 5–April 30 in the Chi Omega-Hargis ...

Ellis Boston Antiques Show

Initial Exhibitor Roster Announced For The Ellis Boston Antiques Show Slated For October 13-16, 2011 at The Cyclorama

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  • January 25, 2011

Following their announcement that they will relaunch The Ellis Boston Antiques Show on October 13-16, 2011 at The Cyclorama, Boston Center for The Arts, the show's producers, Tony Fusco and Robert ...

Paddle steamer leaving harbour' by Stanley Dyson

The Art Master Stanley Dyson and His School

  • January 24, 2011

A selection from the recently discovered private collection and portfolio of work by unknown artist and (secondary school) art teacher, Stanley Dyson (1920-2007) will be exhibited by Robert Young ...

An Unusual American Silver Teapot Engraved with Hunters in a Landscape, Jacob Hurd, Boston, circa 1750 that more than doubled its pre-sale high estimate to sell for $278,500.

Americana Week Brings $14.4 Million at Sotheby's

  • January 24, 2011

Sotheby’s Americana Week concluded with a 3-day auction total of $14.4 million, comfortably above the cumulative low estimate of $11.5 million. The sales brought significant prices for American ...

Chintz star quilt from Laura Fisher, NYC.

Seeing Stars; Star Quilts Abound in NYC at FISHER HERITAGE and at AFAM

  • January 16, 2011

  Stimulated by the American Folk Art Museum’s graphic exhibition of antique quilts called “Super Stars” now on view at their Lincoln Square location, NYC Americana dealer Laura Fisher ...