Image courtesy of Jeff R.  Bridgman

Jeff Bridgman's Top Ten Things to Know about the American Flag on Flag Day, June 14

  • May 16, 2011

  “Many people think that the flag we love so much as Americans was born alongside the Declaration of Independence on July 4th, 1776, or at least in the general vicinity of that day," notes ...

Legacy Crates 1

Los Angeles-Based Emerging Artist Marjan Vayghan exhibits ‘Legacy Crate Series’ at the Beverly Hills Art Show-The Affaire in The Gardens

  • City of Beverly Hills
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  • May 16, 2011

  The 38th Annual Beverly Hills Art Show – Affaire In The Gardens will present a special exhibit curated by Peter Mays, Executive Director of the Los Angeles Art Association, of Los ...

The Affaire in The Gardens


  • City of Beverly Hills
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  • May 16, 2011

  The city’s largest public art event features thousands of artworks, artist demonstrations, a special exhibit, wine garden, art tours, and live music The 38th annual Beverly Hills Art ...

Frank Hector Tompkins (1847-1922) The Young Mother.  Oil on canvas, 43 ½ x 31 ½ inches.  Signed lower left.  Frame: Lopez Restorations, NYC

Wayside Inn Antiques show is back, bigger and better

  • May 10, 2011

Following an eminently successful first year, the Wayside Inn Antiques show is now destined to be an annual event drawing antique dealers and antique lovers from all over the Northeast, Midwest and ...

Jan Van Beers (1852-1927) He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not (Il m'aime un peu, beaucoup), 1882.  Schiller & Bodo, New York.

With Something for Every Collecting Taste, Inaugural Spring Show NYC Offers a Diverse Array of Fine and Decorative Arts Treasures

  • April 25, 2011

  Decisions, decisions. When the Spring Show NYC, opens its doors on April 28 to May 2 at the Park Avenue Armory, a diverse array of fine and decorative arts from 65 members of the Art and ...

Impressive Figurative Wool Merchant’s or Draper’s Trade Sign of Figurative Sheep Form Hand Carved and Painted Wood.  English, c.1880.  43” long x 28” high x 8” deep.

Robert Young Antiques present their annual Folk Art Exhibition

  • April 24, 2011

  Robert Young and his wife Josyane will host their 12th Annual Folk Art Exhibition featuring a collection of engagingly individual and curious pieces from Thursday 12th until Saturday 21st ...

Sailor's Commonwealth Travels Pieced Quilt.


  • 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 ( 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

  • Clarke Auction
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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

  • Eldred's
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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.


  • March 07, 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 01, 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 ...