Sakiyama Takayuki, Open Twisting Sculpture with Ridged Banding, 2011.  14 x 16.5 x 19", stoneware with sand and orange glaze.  From Joan B Mirviss LTD, New York NY.

Solid Crowds and Sales at 3rd Annual SOFA WEST: Santa Fe Art Fair 2011

  • August 22, 2011

The 3rd annual Western edition of the Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair; SOFA WEST: Santa Fe and its new Spotlight Presentation of The Intuit Show of Folk and Outsider Art enjoyed a ...

And people still miss the Twin Towers

9/11: Through Young Eyes

  • August 07, 2011

In the fall of 2001 the Whitney Museum presented an exhibition of Jacob Lawrence’s work, including his sixty-panel Migration Series. A class of thirteen-year-old New York City students at The ...

Montague Dawson (1895 - 1973), The Crest of a Wave, oil on canvas, 36 x 24 inches, signed.  Courtesy of Rehs Galleries.

SOLD-OUT BALTIMORE SUMMER ANTIQUES SHOW TO CELEBRATE 31ST ANNIVERSARY YEAR AUGUST 25-28

  • August 07, 2011

Now celebrating its 31st year, the Baltimore Summer Antiques Show will make its annual return to the Baltimore Convention Center August 25-28 (the weekend prior to Labor Day, which was formerly the ...

DALLAS INTERNATIONAL ART, ANTIQUE & JEWELRY SHOW SELECTS, TACA, DALLAS' PREMIER UMBRELLA ARTS ORGANIZATION, AS OPENING NIGHT CHARITY PARTNER

  • Valerie Bell & Associates
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  • July 27, 2011

(Irving, TX) - The Palm Beach Show Group is pleased to announce that TACA (The Arts Community Alliance), Dallas' premier umbrella arts organization, has once again been selected as the charity ...

The popular exhibition "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty," which has welcomed more than 500,000 visitors to the Met since it opened on May 4, has been extended until August 7.

Metropolitan Museum Announces 5.68 Million Attendance, Highest in 40 Years

  • July 21, 2011

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced Thursday that 5.68 million people visited the Met during the fiscal year that ended on June 30. The number, which includes attendance at The Cloisters ...

Antiques Striped Dimaond and Mini Bowties Runner from Laura Fisher's FISHER HERITAGE.

WALKING DOWN THE AISLE? DO IT ON AN ANTIQUE RUNNER!

  • July 14, 2011

  When that groom and groom, or bride and bride, or even (gasp!) that bride and groom walk down the aisle in New York State from July 24 on, make their event even more memorable  by ...

N.C.  Wyeth (1882-1945) One January Afternoon, 1915.  Signed "N.C.  Wyeth" lower left.  Oil on canvas, 20 by 16 inches.  Estimate: $100,000-$150,000.

Highlights from Copley Fine Art Auctions' annual Sporting Sale, July 21-22, 2011

  • June 29, 2011

  On Thursday, July 21 through Friday, July 22, Copley Fine Art Auctions will conduct its annual Sporting Sale, offering over 700 lots of top-notch American paintings, decoys, folk art and ...

North Carolina Paint Decorated Blanket Chest, 1840s ($80,500)

Landmark Auction for Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • June 24, 2011

Landmark Auction for Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. LLAES, Ltd. conducts first million dollar sale with their June 18th Summer Catalogue Auction.  Gross sales hit ...

Sakiyama Takayuki, Open Twisting Sculpture with Ridged Banding, 2011.  14 x 16.5 x 19" stoneware with sand and orange glaze.  Joan B Mirviss LTD, New York NY

3rd Annual SOFA WEST: Santa Fe 2011, New Dates, August 4 - 7

  • June 24, 2011

Long heralded as the nation’s premier fairs for outstanding contemporary art and design in New York and Chicago, SOFA’s 3rd annual western edition returns to the Santa Fe Convention Center with ...

Caroline Kerrigan Lerch

CAROLINE KERRIGAN LERCH NAMED SHOW DIRECTOR FOR INAUGURAL METROPOLITAN SHOW, 125 WEST 18TH STREET, JANUARY 18-22, 2012

  • June 20, 2011

Caroline Kerrigan Lerch was named Show Director for the Metropolitan Show, it was announced by Mark Lyman, President of the Art Fair Company.  The inaugural fair, which debuts January ...

Roman Stripe quilt from Laura Fisher.

SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING BLUE… Antique Blue Textiles as Wedding Gifts at FISHER HERITAGE

  • June 08, 2011

June brides and grooms, or grooms and grooms, or brides and brides will cherish an antique textile emphasizing the color blue that NYC Americana dealer Laura Fisher has collected in anticipation ...

Femme cueillant des Fleurs by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, c.  1874, oil on canvas, 65.5 x 54.4 cm from Dickinson.

Spring 2011 in Review: Most Popular Art & Antiques News on ArtfixDaily

  • June 08, 2011

  Top 5 most-read ArtWire press releases in Spring 2011 (March 1-June 7): 1. A MAGNIFICENT EARLY RENOIR AND AN EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF JEALOUSY AT TEFAF MAASTRICHT MARCH 18-27, 2011 2. ...

Lot 500, an important Southern Edgefield District stoneware pictorial jug attributed to Stoney Bluff, possibly Dave, estimated at $40,000-$70,000.

RECENTLY DISCOVERED SCARCE SOUTHERN STONEWARE JUG COULD REACH NEW RECORD PRICE AT CHARLTON HALL

  • Charlton Hall Galleries
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  • May 31, 2011

  Charlton Hall is thrilled to be offering a rare incised-decorated Edgefield stoneware jug in its next auction scheduled for June 11th and 12th. Only three documented Edgefield District ...

Bundu mask, Sowei society Mende people, Sierre Leone Used in the initiation ceremony for a girl entering womanhood

LOS ANGELES TRIBAL ASSOCIATION’S “CULTURAL CROSSROADS III” POP-UP EXHIBITION OF PREMIER ART RETURNS, JUNE 3-5, 2011

  • May 31, 2011

10-YEAR OLD ASSOCIATION MAKES COLLECTING FROM REMOTE REGIONS ACCESSIBLE, EDUCATIONAL; WEEKEND INCLUDES ‘ANTIQUES ROADSHOW-ESQUE’ PUBLIC APPRAISAL DAYS Preview Evening to Benefit Gay & ...

The headquarters flag of Civil War General Philip Henry Sheridan.

JEFF R. BRIDGMAN PLANS EXHIBITIONS OF RARE & IMPORTANT FLAGS TO COMMEMORATE THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CIVIL WAR (1861 - 2011) AT ART AND ANTIQUE FAIRS ACROSS THE COUNTRY

  • May 26, 2011

  To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the outbreak of the American Civil War, Jeff R. Bridgman, the nation’s premier antique flag specialist, will present a selection of rare and ...