Antique French Sugar Casket

The Main Line Antiques Show combines Design, Art, Jewelry and Antiques

  • Main Line Antiques Show
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  • October 03, 2017

The twelfth annual Main Line Antiques Show, the only antiques show held on Philadelphia’s Main Line, will be held on October 7 and 8 at Cabrini University in Radnor, Pennsylvania. Folk art, ...

Portrait of Mrs.  Amos Morrow (Matilda) Attributed to Charles Peale Polk (1767-1822) Jefferson County, Virginia (now West Virginia), ca.  1800 Oil on canvas Gift of M.  Knoedler and Company, Inc., 1957.100.12

The Post-Revolutionary War's Artistic Scene Revealed in New Exhibition Showing the Rich Array of Portraiture to Open at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg in November 2017

  • October 02, 2017

After the Revolutionary War, the number of painters who turned their livelihoods to painting portraits increased dramatically. This was a response to the demand for painted likenesses from an ...

George Inness (1825-1894), Delaware River, circa 1860-63, signed, Oil on canvas, 8 1/4 x 10 inches.  Est.  $8,000-12,000

American Paintings Highlight Doyle's October 4 Americana Auction

  • September 27, 2017

On Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 10am, Doyle will hold an auction of American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts. The sale showcases 18th and 19th century American furniture and decorative ...

La Place Antiques French flower maket cart

Bruton Decorative Antiques Fair 13-15 October 2017

  • Bruton Decorative Antiques Fair
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  • September 26, 2017

The Bruton Decorative Antiques Fair returns to the luxury laden Haynes International Motor Museum from 13-15 October, 2017, following a smash hit debut in October 2016 when buyers flooded in from ...

2018 Loan Exhibition Highlight Vincent Van Gogh (Dutch, active in France, 1853-1890) Daisies, Arles, 1888 Oil on canvas Framed: 20 1/2 × 23 3/4 × 2 1/4 in.  (52.07 × 60.33 × 5.72 cm) Collection of Mr.  and Mrs.  Paul Mellon, 2014.207 Image © Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

The Winter Antiques Show Celebrates 64 years as America’s Leading Art, Antiques and Design Fair

  • September 19, 2017

WHAT: The Winter Antiques Show is the leading art, antiques and design fair in America, featuring 70 of the world's top experts in the fine and decorative arts. Now in its 64th year, the ...

Oil on canvas painting by British-born American artist Thomas Sully (1783-1872), titled Portrait of a Young Woman with Wheat and Flowers on her Bonnet , done in 1841 (est.  $1,500-$2,500).

Paintings by Sully, Sheppard and New Orleans and other regional artists will be auctioned Sept. 16-17

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • August 29, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, La. – Fine collections of Newcomb Pottery, bronzes and Asian items, original artwork by American artists (much of it from New Orleans and other regional painters), silver, estate ...

Krannert Art Museum recently expanded its website, providing access to its art collection online.

Krannert Art Museum Expands Website, Provides Online Access to Art Collection

  • Krannert Art Museum
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  • August 04, 2017

CONTACT: Julia Nucci Kelly Krannert Art Museum University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 217-244-0320 jkell@illinois.edu   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Krannert Art Museum Launches ...

Karley Klopfenstein

American Folk Art Museum Names 2 New Deputy Directors

  • August 02, 2017

Anne-Imelda Radice, Executive Director of the American Folk Art Museum (AFAM), today announced two major changes to its executive staff: Kathleen Hayes, formerly Chief Financial Officer of the Judd ...

Thomas Chambers (1860-1948), Wood Duck Drake, c.  1900, Sold for $270,000

Copley Fine Art Auctions Holds Record-Setting $4.7 Million Sporting Sale

  • Copley Fine Art Auctions
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  • July 31, 2017

On July 27 and 28, Copley Fine Art Auctions, LLC (copleyart.com) held the most successful decoy auction of all time, with an outstanding average price per lot of over $27,000 per decoy. This almost ...

Musical Collection of the Late Irene and Theodore Leverett Highlight Cowan’s Summer Fine & Decorative Art Auction

  • Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
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  • July 25, 2017

Oil paintings from well-known American artists, silver from the Americas, England, and Europe, and antique furniture are also expected to draw heavy interest in July auction.   CINCINNATI -- ...

Conservator Cricket Harbeck working in the Preservation Lab: Loy Bowlin's Holy Jewel Home at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center, 2016.

NCPTT Divine Disorder Conference to focus on artist-built environments Sept. 27–29 at John Michael Kohler Arts Center

  • July 19, 2017

Continuing the legacy of the Divine Disorder Conference series, the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training, Kohler Foundation Inc., and the John Michael Kohler Arts Center have ...

Visitors at the Adirondack Experience

Adirondack Experience Files Lawsuit After Town Aims to Take Museum Property

  • July 14, 2017

On Thursday, July 13, Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake, filed a lawsuit to counter efforts on the part of the Village of Lake Placid to seize its property via eminent ...

Designer and master embroiderer Asif Shaikh of India is renowned for reviving and preserving the art of embroidery.

The World’s Largest Folk Art Festival is a Must-See for Art and Culture Lovers This Weekend

  • July 13, 2017

Featuring 160 Master Artists from 53 Countries July 14, 15 and 16, 2017.  Since 2004, the International Folk Art Market | Santa Fe (IFAM) has hosted 800 artists from 90 countries. Artist earnings ...

"War and Pieced: The Annette Gero Collection of Quilts from Military Fabrics" will go on view at the American Folk Art Museum in New York from September 6, 2017 through January 7, 2018.

Quilts Made by Men in Wartime Coming to American Folk Art Museum

  • July 11, 2017

War and Pieced: The Annette Gero Collection of Quilts from Military Fabrics, is the first exhibition in the United States to highlight quilts made by men during times of war, using wool from ...

A 1770 Chippendale sofa highlights Witherell's June 27 to July 11 auction

Newly discovered Chippendale sofa, circa 1770, offered in Witherell's American Arts Auction

  • June 23, 2017

A newly discovered Philadelphia Chippendale sofa is being offered in Witherell's American Arts Auction June 27 to July 11, 2017. Found in a Danville, Calif., home, the mahogany double-peaked, ...