The proposed work from the African art department is “Elephant Headress.”

High Hosts Second Annual Collectors’ Evening to Help Build the Museum’s Permanent Collection

  • January 05, 2011

  The High Museum of Art will host the second annual Collectors’ Evening on Friday, January 28. The event, instituted in 2010 to build and improve the Museum’s permanent ...

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, opened its $504 million Art of the Americas Wing in Nov.  2010.

2010 in Review: Most Popular Art & Antiques News on ARTFIXdaily

  • December 30, 2010

  Top 5 most-read ArtWire press releases of 2010: 1. RARE MUSEUM QUALITY MASTERPIECES AT TEFAF MAASTRICHT MARCH 12-21, 2010 2. Legendary Street Artists Mear One, Kofie, Retna, and El ...

A.  Elmer Crowell (1862-1952), East Harwich, MA, Hudsonian Curlew, c.  1915, Estimate: $60/90,000

Important Decoys On Offer at Copley's Winter Sale

  • Copley Fine Art Auctions
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  • December 15, 2010

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – On January 17, Copley Fine Art Auctions will conduct its first Winter Sale, offering 430 lots of top-notch American paintings, decoys and related folk art. Chairman and CEO ...

Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait (1819-1905), Guarding the Catch, oil on canvas, 24.5 by 29.5 inches, Estimate: $125/175,000

Important American Paintings and Prints to be offered by Copley Fine Art Auctions

  • Copley Fine Art Auctions
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  • December 15, 2010

On January 17, Copley Fine Art Auctions will conduct its first Winter Sale, offering 430 lots of top-notch American paintings, decoys and related folk art. The first lot will cross the block at 11 ...

Persian blue medallion with floral embroidery crazy quilt.

ELEGANT QUILT CHOICES WELCOME THE NEW YEAR - FISHER HERITAGE OFFERS LUXURIOUS VELVET, SILK ANTIQUE QUILTS

  • Fisher Heritage
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  • December 14, 2010

To herald the advent of the new (and hopefully peaceful) year, treat your senses to a luxurious antique velvet or silk quilt from Laura Fisher at the FISHER HERITAGE gallery, 305 East 61st Street, ...

Lot 92 An Antique American Hook Rug l: 5'10" w: 2'8", estimate $ 800-1,200

Illuminating antique rugs, runners and carpets finish out Gray’s 2010 auction offerings on December 16th

  • December 13, 2010

Gray’s Auctioneers & Appraisers complete 2010 with a magnificent selection of antique Persian, Turkish, Chinese and European rugs, runners, carpets and embroidered panels at their auction on ...

Thomas Hart Benton's "Swing Your Partner,' 1945.  From Questroyal Fine Art.

ART AND ANTIQUE DEALERS LEAGUE OF AMERICA (AADLA) ANNOUNCES NEW SPRING SHOW NYC AT PARK AVENUE ARMORY TO BENEFIT THE ASPCA, APRIL 27, 2011

  • December 13, 2010

The Art and Antique Dealers League of America (AADLA) has announced that the opening night benefit preview for its inaugural Spring Show NYC, at the Park Avenue Armory on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 ...

A classic New England showcase of art and antiques, the Guilford Antiques Show is February 26-27, 2011, in Connecticut.

Guilford Antiques Show, a New England tradition, returns in February

  • December 08, 2010

As winter slowly wraps its cold fingers around us, what nicer way to cheer things up than adding a wonderful piece to your collection at the 42nd Guilford Antiques Show, February 26 and 27, 2011, ...

Antique Helper Auctions

Antique Helper Partners with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis for Virtual Appraisal Event Nov. 10

  • Dan Ripley's Antique Helper Auctions
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  • November 05, 2010

Antique Helper Auctions is pleased to announce a partnership with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis through a sponsorship of the museum’s Collectors Connection group. This partnership ...

Jewelry by Barbara Heinrich at the American Craft Show, NYC.

THE CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR NYC & AMERICAN CRAFT SHOW NYC TOGETHER DIFFER FROM ALL NY ART VENUES

  • November 03, 2010

At two new fall events, New Yorkers and collectors from around the world will enjoy paintings, photography and sculpture by contemporary artists at the Contemporary Art Fair NYC and the finest ...

Henry Darger, At Jennie Richee not liking wind they hasten nudely to find shelter as storm comes on again.  Carbon transfer, watercolor on paper, 19 x 82" c.  1940-50.  Carl Hammer Gallery, Chicago IL © Kiyoko Lerner

Temptations & Highlights: A Sneak Peek at the Intuit Show of Folk & Outsider Art

  • November 01, 2010

Henry Darger (1882-1973) from Chicago was a custodian and attended church regularly but lived a reclusive personal life. His astonishing work was discovered after his death and includes a ...

On Nov.  4, the Delaware Antiques Shows presents an opening night lecture by honorary chair Martha Stewart for Sponsor ticket holders.

MARTHA STEWART OPENS THE 47TH DELAWARE ANTIQUES SHOW November 5-7 at the Chase Center on the Riverfront

  • October 29, 2010

More than 60 of the nation’s most distinguished antiques dealers will descend on Wilmington’s Chase Center on the Riverfront November 5–7 to entice both collectors and the merely curious with ...

"Eye Dazzler"

MALE ENHANCEMENTS: Suit-able Quilts

  • Fisher Heritage
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  • October 26, 2010

New York City antiques dealer Laura Fisher will present visually distinctive antique quilts pieced from menswear suiting in an autumn exhibition and sale “MALE ENHANCEMENTS:  Suit-able ...

Charles H.  Gifford - Indians at Gay Head

Records Fall At Eldred’s Annual Summer Americana Auction

  • Eldred's
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  • October 12, 2010

For over three decades Eldred's summer Americana auction has been a destination event for collectors, dealers, and antiques enthusiasts. The sale always features a broad array of mostly "fresh to ...

Exhibitor: Hyde Part Antiques A Charles II Black and Gilt Japanned Cabinet with Original Giltwood Stands and Cresting, circa 1685.

OBJECTS OF DESIRE AT THE INTERNATIONAL FINE ART & ANTIQUE DEALERS SHOW OCTOBER 22-28, 2010 THE PARK AVENUE ARMORY 67TH STREET AND PARK AVENUE, NEW YORK CITY

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • October 04, 2010

Even after decades of leadership in the international art and antique fair arena, Anna and Brian Haughton continue to imbue a sense of excitement and discovery to their flagship fair, the IFAADS, ...