Loewy et Puiseux, Photographie Lunaire Rayonnement de Tycho - Phase Croissante, 1899 photogravure National Gallery of Art, Washington, Gift of Mary and Dan Solomon and Patrons' Permanent Fund

Lunar Photographs Celebrate 1969 Moon Landing in Exhibit at National Gallery of Art, July 14, 2019 through January 5, 2020

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • February 02, 2019

Washington, DC—The year 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing on July 20, 1969. From the moment photography was introduced in 1839, photographers dreamt about harnessing the ...

Thurlow Evans Tibbs Jr., National Gallery of Art Library, The Evans-Tibbs Collection, Gift of Thurlow Evans Tibbs Jr.

The Evans-Tibbs Archive of African American Art Explored in National Gallery of Art Library Installation

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • December 14, 2018

Washington, DC—In the Library: The Evans-Tibbs Archive of African American Artshowcases the life and work of Thurlow Evans Tibbs Jr., an accomplished art appraiser, broker, collector, and dealer, ...

Betty Woodman (American, 1930 - 2018) ceramics, a fish platter and an eleven-piece ceramic wall collage sculpture, were designed by Betty Woodman in collaboration with the late Thomas N.  Armstrong III, a former director of The Whitney Museum.

Unique Betty Woodman Ceramic Creations Featured In Schwenke February 27th Fine Estates Auction

  • February 19, 2019

Also A Designer Collection, Select American & English Furniture and Estate Sterling & Jewelry Being Sold to Benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Woodbury, CT – On Wednesday, ...

Rediscovered copy of Guido Reni’s destroyed masterpiece ‘Bacchus and Ariadne on the Island of Naxos’ Giovanni Francesco Romanelli, 1642.  Courtesy of Ottocento Ltd.  © Ottocento Ltd

BADA Fair Highlights to Include a Rediscovered Old Master and Unseen Book Sketches by Yves Saint Laurent

  • February 18, 2019

BADA, the British Antique Dealers’ Association will return to Duke of York Square, Chelsea in London this March for BADA 2019, the 27th staging of our annual celebration of art, design and ...

Large, abstract expressionist oil on Masonite painting by Leonardo Nierman (Mexican, b.  1932), measuring 48 inches by 72 inches, signed and titled Genesis (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

Paintings by Ben Austrian, Felix Eteve, Leonardo Nierman, others will be in Bruneau & Co.'s March 2nd auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • February 19, 2019

CRANSTON, R.I. – A vast array of furniture, decorative arts, paintings, jewelry, Asian antiques and modern design – 417 lots in all – will come up for bid at an Antique, Fine Art & Jewelry ...

Wurts Bros.  (New York, N.Y.) Madison Avenue near East 36th Street.  J.P.  Morgan Library.  Museum of the City of New York, X2010.7.1.197.

The Morgan Announces the Restoration of J. Pierpont Morgan’s Library Designed by McKim, Mead & White and the Enhancement of Surrounding Grounds

  • February 14, 2019

The Morgan Library & Museum announced today the exterior restoration of J. Pierpont Morgan’s Library, designed by McKim, Mead & White. The four-year, $12.5 million project, which marks the ...

Bonnin Ashley Antiques, installation view, Gallery at the Terminal Stores building in New York City.

1stdibs Unveils Its New Gallery, Showcasing the World’s Finest Furnishings, Design Objects, and More from Over 50 Exhibitors

  • February 13, 2019

1stdibs, the leading global marketplace for the world’s most beautiful things, has launched a Gallery at the Terminal Stores building in New York City. The impressive, 45,000-square-foot space ...

Collection of 112 caricatures of Napoleon Bonaparte.  Great Britain, France, Germany, Italy and Spain, 1798-1823.  Various sizes.  Mostly hand-colored copper engravings.  From Antiquarian Stefan Völkel.

New York International Antiquarian Book Fair Returns To Park Avenue Armory March 7-10

  • February 13, 2019

The much anticipated New York International Antiquarian Book Fair (NYIABF) produced by Sanford L. Smith + Associates returns to the Park Avenue Armory for its 59th edition March 7-10, 2019. A mecca ...

Rare early Canadian Grand Trunk Railway System lithograph advertising poster signed “Toronto Lithographing Co” and titled The Globe Special Train, Passing Dundas (CA$5,400).

Rare early Canadian Grand Trunk Railway System poster brings CA$5,400 at Miller & Miller's Canadiana auction

  • Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd.
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  • February 14, 2019

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A Morton & Company stoneware water cooler from the early 1850s, made by Justus Morton in Brantford, Ontario, Canada, soared to $30,680 to take top lot honors in ...

Andrea del Verrocchio.  Putto with a Dolphin, 1470‒c.  1475.  Photograph: Courtesy of Musei Civici Fiorentini

Newly restored Putto with a Dolphin featured in "Verrocchio, Master of Leonardo" on view at the Palazzo Strozzi and Museo Nazionale del Bargello thanks to Friends of Florence

  • February 06, 2019

Exhibition will be on view in Florence, Italy, March 9‒July 14, 2019 before its presentation at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., September 29, 2019‒February 2, 2020 Florence, ...

Oil on canvas painting by Eugene Remy Maes (Belgian.  1849-1931), titled Chickens (early 1900s) and depicting a rooster, five hens, chicks, a sparrow and a salt glaze jug, 47 inches by 53 inches (framed).

Feathery chicken painting by Eugene Remy Maes (Belgian, 1849-1931) will be in Woody Auction's March 9 sale

  • Woody Auction
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  • February 13, 2019

DOUGLASS, Kan. – An auction bursting with many beautiful items, to include Tiffany lamps, Wave Crest plaques, French cameo glass, Galle Faience pottery, brides baskets, American Brilliant Cut ...

Brook Hazelton, newly appointed LiveAuctioneers Advisory Board Chairman who will head the company’s Auctioneer and Dealer Panel.  Photo by Mark Seliger

Brook Hazelton, former Christie’s President, Americas, named LiveAuctioneers Advisory Board Chairman

  • February 07, 2019

Mr. Hazelton will advise on client-focused strategies centered on business growth and broadening of client base worldwide NEW YORK – Phil Michaelson, CEO of LiveAuctioneers, has announced the ...

Oil painting of Phoebe Hearst, to be offered February 10 at Turner Auctions + Appraisals


  • January 23, 2019

Turner Auctions + Appraisals is pleased to present the Felicia Michalski Collection of Decorative Arts on Sunday, February 10, 2019, at 10:30 am PST. Offering over 350 lots acquired over five ...

Oil on board painting of Vernal Falls in Yosemite (Calif.), signed by the artist Benjamin Willard Sears (American, 1846-1905), 25 inches by 18 ½ inches ($2,000).

Oil on board painting of Vernal Falls in Yosemite, Calif., brings $2,000 at Holabird auction

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • February 06, 2019

RENO, Nev. – A Thomas Edison-Joseph Swan British patent archive for incandescent lighting from the 1880s sold for $5,000 and a group of three silver ingots highlighted by one made at the U.S. Mint ...

Galerie St.  Etienne's booth featured works by Oskar Kokoschka, Egon Schiele, Gustav Klimt and Anna Mary Robertson “Grandma” Moses.  Shown is Anna Mary Robertson (“Grandma”) Moses (1860-1961) Untitled: (Sugaring Scene),1950.  Oil on pressed wood,16" x 24".

The Winter Show 2019 Welcomed Strong Sales and New Collectors

  • January 31, 2019

The 65th edition of The Winter Show, America’s leading art, antiques, and design fair, closed in New York on Sunday, January 27. This year’s Fair was energized by robust sales, vitalized interest ...