Asprey & Co.  Butterfly Brooch brought $21,500 at Antique Helper's February 19 auction

Fabulous vintage Louis Vuitton trunk and dazzling Asprey Butterfly brooch steal the show at Antique Helper’s February 19 Art, Antiques and Jewelry Auction

  • Dan Ripley's Antique Helper Auctions
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  • February 23, 2011

The February 19 Art, Antiques and Jewelry Auction at Antique Helper showcased decorative and luxury items from the early to mid 20th century.  Auction day saw a full house and active telephone ...

A pair of Chinese export Famille Rose sauce boats, circa 1765.

DAY TWO AT THE PALM BEACH JEWELRY, ART & ANTIQUE SHOW BRINGS LARGE AFFLUENT CROWDS, SIGNIFICANT SALES

  • February 21, 2011

  The Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show once again saw excellent attendance numbers on Sunday, February 20 and dealers could not have been more pleased with the array of serious ...

French Country UK sold several pieces, including a French 17th-century stone lion with a regal crown from a chateau in Burgundy, circa 1695.

ENTHUSIASM, EXCITEMENT AND INTEREST EVIDENT THEMES DURING PRESIDENTS' DAY AT THE PALM BEACH JEWELRY, ART & ANTIQUE SHOW

  • February 22, 2011

Presidents' Day at the Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show attracted thousands of enthusiastic collectors eager to admire the more than 200,000 items on display, including fine art, ...

The successful bidder for this carved ivory vase, the top lot of the sale which sold for $55,813, arrived at the auction with a mission: to buy this lot.  She was so enthusiastic that as the bidding began she kept upping the bid increments shouting "$10,000" and then $15,000" to move the process along.

$55,813 Carved Ivory Vase Tops Garth’s Decorative Arts Auction, Jan. 29th

  • Garth's Auctioneers and Appraisers
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  • February 14, 2011

An impressive early 20th century Chinese carved ivory vase was the top lot of Garth’s Auctioneers and Appraisers’ auction of Asian, Continental, & American Furniture, Decorative Arts, & ...

Image Courtesy of Doyle New York

Lena Horne Fans Worldwide Can Bid Live Online on Artfact.com At Doyle New York Estate Auction

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • February 16, 2011

Artfact Live! partners with Doyle New York to offer live online bidding for the estate of legendary performer and civil rights pioneer Lena Horne on Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 2pm.  ...

Pair of Chinese three color glaze Buddhist lions Ming Dynasty, from Peter Vallin.

AN ART BASH FOR ANIMALS-LOVERS AT THE INAUGURAL ART AND ANTIQUE DEALERS LEAGUE OF AMERICA SPRING SHOW NYC; GALA PREVIEW BENEFITS ASPCA ON WEDNEDSAY APRIL 27 AT PARK AVENUE ARMORY

  • February 15, 2011

The inaugural Art and Antique Dealers League of America (AADLA) Spring Show NYC stands up for our four-legged friends with an opening night preview, on Wednesday, April 27, at the Park Avenue ...

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 01, 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 07, 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 02, 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 01, 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 ...