Adoration of the Magi, installed, c.1886

Evidence of Edmonia Lewis’s Lost Work Found in Baltimore Church

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  • February 11, 2011

The location and photographs of a “lost” sculpture by famous sculptor Mary Edmonia Lewis, entitled Adoration of the Magi, have been found in a Baltimore church by student researcher, Holly ...

Exhibitor: Adrian Sassoon A Soft-Paste Sèvres Porcelain Vase Hollandois, 1757-60 With the rare pink ground and flowers painted by Vincent Taillandier.  From the collection of Baron Alphonse de Rothschild, Paris.

ART ANTIQUES LONDON: HAUGHTON'S "COLLECTOR'S FAIR" SET FOR SECOND RUN IN THE PARK, June 9-15

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • February 1, 2011

Haughton’s “Collector’s fair” Set for second run in the park June 9-15, 2011 PREVIEW:  June 8, 2011 Highly Anticipated Second Annual Edition Confirms Over 70 Dealers and Welcomes ...

A Regency period centre table, circa 1810.  Courtesy of William Cook.

PALM BEACH JEWELRY, ART & ANTIQUE SHOW TO FEATURE MORE THAN 180 WORLD-RENOWNED DEALERS PRESIDENTS’ DAY WEEKEND, FEBRUARY 18-22, 2011

  • February 7, 2011

  One of the most anticipated events of the season, the Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show will return to the Palm Beach County Convention Center for its eighth year on Presidents’ ...

David Ject-Key 1932 NY theatre mural

Clarke's 2011 Super Auction - Sunday Morning, February 6th, 10:00 am

  • Clarke Auction
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  • February 2, 2011

  On Sunday, February 6th at 10:00 am, Clarke Auction's Super Bowl Kick Off will feature 400+ lots drawn from estates in Pelham, the East and West Side, Park Avenue, Forest Hills, ...

Feeding Canada Goose by John Tax (1894-1967), Osakis, MN, c.  1917 ($115,000)

Records, and Snow, Fall at Copley's Inaugural Winter Sale

  • Copley Fine Art Auctions
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  • February 1, 2011

There was a great deal of anticipation leading up to Copley Fine Art Auctions' first auction foray into the Big Apple. Would the buyers show up at the new auction site? Would the doldrums of the ...

Consigned by St.  John’s Episcopal Church, a 19th Century Italian School of The Adoration of the Magi, which holds a pre-sale estimate of $5,000-$10,000.

WESCHLER’S TO RING IN THE 2011 AUCTION SEASON ON FEBRUARY 12

  • Weschler's Auctioneers & Appraisers
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  • January 27, 2011

Featuring Property from Historic St. John’s Episcopal Church, Lafayette Square, Washington, D.C. (WASHINGTON, D.C.) -- Weschler's February 12th auction of European and American Furniture and ...

Ellis Boston Antiques Show

Initial Exhibitor Roster Announced For The Ellis Boston Antiques Show Slated For October 13-16, 2011 at The Cyclorama

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • January 25, 2011

Following their announcement that they will relaunch The Ellis Boston Antiques Show on October 13-16, 2011 at The Cyclorama, Boston Center for The Arts, the show's producers, Tony Fusco and Robert ...

Charles Burton Barber (British, 1845-1894) Sharp, brother of Fern - one of Queen Victoria's dogs.  signed and dated 'C.B.Barber./1877.' (lower right); stencilled on the reverse 'Sharp.  Brother of Fern.  C.B.Barber.', also bears Windsor Castle inventory stamp, no.  1914 and a stamp denoting property of Queen Victoria oil on canvas 16 1/8 x 20 1/2 in.  estimate; $4,000-6,000.

Painting of Queen Victoria's Favourite Dog for Auction at Bonhams

  • January 25, 2011

An oil painting of Sharp, Queen Victoria's favourite dog is to feature in 'Dogs in Show & Field: The Fine Art Sale' on 16th February 2011 at Bonhams New York. The painting, by the Norfolk ...

Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville

“Elements” Brings Fresh New Feel to Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville

  • January 17, 2011

  21st annual Show celebrates clean, innovative looks in today’s homes and gardens. Featured lecturers include renowned New York designer Charlotte Moss and Sarah Champier, personal ...

Winter Antiques Show logo

ILLUSTRIOUS DESIGNERS, NEW COLLECTORS AND PHILANTHROPISTS GATHER AT YOUNG COLLECTORS NIGHT AT THE WINTER ANTIQUES SHOW

  • Sharp Communications
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  • January 12, 2011

On Thursday, January 27th, East Side House Settlement (ESH, www.eastsidehouse.org) will host the annual Young Collectors Night at the Winter Antiques Show at the Park Avenue Armory. This ...

Superman costume reportedly worn by Dean Cain.

Museum Collection of Superhero Memorabilia to be sold at Antique Helper

  • Dan Ripley's Antique Helper Auctions
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  • January 12, 2011

Antique Helper Auctions in Indianapolis, Indiana, is pleased to announce a special session featuring select items from a well-known Superhero collection during the monthly Art and Antiques ...

From the Loan Exhibition presented by Historic Charleston Foundation at the Winter Antiques Show is Thomas Sully's Mrs.  Robert Gilmor, Jr.  (Sarah Reeve Ladson), 1823, Oil on canvas, 91.6 x 71.8 cm (36 1/8 x 28 1/4 in.).  Gibbes Museum of Art/Carolina Art Association.

WINTER ANTIQUES SHOW CELEBRATES ITS 57TH YEAR WITH THREE NEW EXHIBITORS AND A LOAN EXHIBITION FROM HISTORIC CHARLESTON FOUNDATION

  • January 11, 2011

The Winter Antiques Show celebrates its 57th year as America's most prestigious antiques show, providing museums, established collectors, dealers, design professionals and first-time buyers with ...

18th C.  Continental Commode - 1 of 2

Clarke's 2011 Inaugural Auction - Sunday, January 9th, 2:00 pm Eastern

  • Clarke Auction
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  • January 7, 2011

Four Hundred and Seventy-Five lots to include Avni Arbas collection, 19th C oils including JV Bertin; 1914 African-American; Gilt Bronze and Champleve candelabra; Tiffany and Settepass candelabra; ...

Vote in the Arts Appreciaiton Campaign 2011

GreatNonprofits and GuideStar Launch 2011 Arts Appreciation Campaign to Identify Leading Nonprofits

  • January 6, 2011

GreatNonprofits and GuideStar jointly announce the launch of the 2011 Arts Appreciation Campaign, which seeks to identify top-rated organizations enriching their communities through the arts. ...

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, opened its $504 million Art of the Americas Wing in Nov.  2010.

2010 in Review: Most Popular Art & Antiques News on ARTFIXdaily

  • December 30, 2010

  Top 5 most-read ArtWire press releases of 2010: 1. RARE MUSEUM QUALITY MASTERPIECES AT TEFAF MAASTRICHT MARCH 12-21, 2010 2. Legendary Street Artists Mear One, Kofie, Retna, and El ...