Icon of Saint Maria Kazanskya with silver leaf

Single Owner Collection And Other Fine Estates Yield Rare Eastern European And Asian Decorative Arts For Schwenke February 22nd Auction

  • February 16, 2017

On Wednesday, February 22nd at 11am, Schwenke Auctioneers will offer 648 lots of estate material featuring the lifetime collection of Dr. & Mrs. Ion Petrea and including a large collection of ...

Signed Galle marquetry vase, 5.5 inches tall, having a white background with wheel carved pink overlay and large marquetry blossoms.

Stunning Galle marquetry vase and Galle and Daum Nancy "bat" vases will be part of Woody Auction's March 18th sale

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  • February 16, 2017

DOUGLASS, Kan. – Woody Auction is offering a surefire cure for cabin fever with what it’s calling the finest art glass auction ever held at its Douglass gallery, opened in 2015. Offered will be ...

Ammi Phillips (American, 1788–1865), Harriet Campbell, c.  1815.  Oil on canvas.  Clark Art Institute.  Gift of Oliver Eldridge in memory of Sarah Fairchild Anderson, teacher of art, North Adams Public Schools, daughter of Harriet Campbell, 1991.8

Clark Art Institute Debuts New Decorative Arts Gallery

  • February 14, 2017

The Clark Art Institute opens the Henry Morris and Elizabeth H. Burrows Gallery on Sunday, February 19. The American decorative arts gallery, housed in 3,275 square feet of newly renovated space in ...

Corning Museum of Glass

Dr. Karol Wight Appointed to US State Department Cultural Property Advisory Committee

  • February 13, 2017

Dr. Karol Wight, president and executive director of The Corning Museum of Glass, has been appointed to a US State Department advisory post on the Cultural Property Advisory Committee. Former ...

Pre-1900 Lansing Wagon Works Company (a precursor to the REO Truck Company) advertising sign in a frame.

Beautifully rendered vintage advertising signs will be part of Showtime Auction's March 31-April 2 event

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  • February 14, 2017

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – The single-owner, lifetime gambling and coin-op collection of Richard and Mary Schulte of Michigan, plus three other outstanding collections from other states around the country, ...

Century mashup at Bath Decorative Antiques Fair

Bath Decorative Antiques Fair - Style Up Spring in Bath

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  • February 13, 2017

Style up Spring! Bath Decorative Antiques Fair 2-5 March 2017 announces a one day collaboration with the popular vintage and antiques market BathVA! On Sunday 5 March Bath Decorative Antiques ...

Single leaf from a paper copy of the Gutenberg Bible, Mainz, 1455, in a copy of Newton's A Noble Fragment.  Estimate $40,000 to $60,000.

Swann Galleries Presents English & Enlightenment Works In March Auction of Early Printed Books

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  • February 13, 2017

On Thursday, March 9, Swann Galleries will hold an auction of Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books, featuring a premier selection of early English material. The top lot of the ...

ABP cut glass tray by Egginton, measuring 14 inches, in the rare and desirable Roman pattern.

Beleek, art glass, Victorian items and more at Dirk Soulis Auctions, Feb. 25 in Lone Jack, Mo.

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  • February 13, 2017

LONE JACK, Mo. – The contents of The Vintage House Restaurant in Warrensburg, Missouri, a fine dining establishment that closed its doors about three years ago but doubled as a veritable museum of ...

White earthenware two-handled vase by Pablo Picasso from 1952, one in an edition of 400 and 15 inches tall ($37,200).

Earthenware two-handled vase created in 1952 by Pablo Picasso brings $37,200 at Weiss Auctions

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  • February 13, 2017

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A white earthenware two-handled vase by Pablo Picasso, executed in 1952 as one in an edition of 400, sold for $37,200 at an auction held Jan. 29 by Weiss Auctions, online and in ...

London's Art & Antiques Fair Olympia returns for a 45th year

  • February 9, 2017

The Art & Antiques Fair Olympia is set to return to London this summer in what will be its historic 45th year.  The prestigious Fair, which offers more choice than any other top European fair, ...

Wisteria Library Lamp, circa 1901, Tiffany Studios (1902–1932), Clara Driscoll (1861-1944), designer, United States (New York), leaded glass and bronze, The Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass, Queens, NY, N.86.IU.7a,b

Cincinnati Art Museum shines with Tiffany Glass: Painting with Color and Light

  • February 9, 2017

The Cincinnati Art Museum will host Tiffany Glass: Painting with Color and Light, a stunning exhibition of iconic works by Louis C. Tiffany (1848-1933), April 1–August 13, 2017. The exhibition is ...

Thiebaud’s 1958, Watermelon Slice

Clars to Offer Important Property from the Metropolitan Museum of Art (NYC), Rare Works by Wayne Thiebaud and Property from the Thomas J. Perkins Estate

  • February 7, 2017

On February 18 and 19, 2017, Clars Auction Gallery will present to the market select decorative art and furnishings deaccessed from the Metropolitan Museum of Art (NYC), two very rare early works ...

Carl Walters, Whale, 1927, glazed ceramic, private collection, courtesy of Conner-Rosenkranz, NY (photo Mark Ostrander)

Carl Walters and Woodstock Ceramic Arts

  • February 7, 2017

The retrospective exhibition Carl Walters and Woodstock Ceramic Arts at the Dorsky Museum of Art, State University of New York at New Paltz, surveys the over 40-year career of Carl Walters ...

Pieter Bruegel the Elder (Netherlandish, Breda (?) ca.  1525–1569 Brussels) The Harvesters.  1565.  Oil on Wood.  Overall, including added strips at top, bottom, and right, 46 7/8 x 63 3/4 in.

The Met Makes Its Images of Public-Domain Artworks Freely Available through New Open Access Policy

  • February 7, 2017

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced Tuesday its adoption of a new policy: all images of public-domain artworks in the Museum's collection are now ...

Woman’s Gown England, ca.  1805 Cotton, block-printed to shape Museum Purchase, 1991-449, A

Many Never-Before-Exhibited Pieces to be Shown in the First Exhibition of Early Printed Textiles at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg in March

  • February 6, 2017

In the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, early printed textiles with their luminous colors and attractive designs were widely sought for fashionable clothing and home furnishings. Eighty ...