Roger Medearis (1920-2001), Milking Time, 1947, Signed, dated and inscribed, Egg tempera on board, 14 x 18 inches.  Est.  $4,000-6,000

American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts at Doyle on April 18

  • April 05, 2018

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

Casein paint, ink and pencil on board by Ludwig Bemelmans (Fr./Am., 1898-1962), titled Palma de Mallorca Street Scene, signed and dated 1956 (est.  $6,000-$9,000).

Spanish street scene by Ludwig Bemelmans (Fr./Am., 1898-1962) will headline Bruneau & Co.'s April 14th auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • April 04, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – A wonderful selection of exterior architectural antiques and fine artworks that include a Spanish street scene by Ludwig Bemelmans (Fr./Am., 1898-1962), will headline Bruneau & ...

Original watercolor painting by Joan Miro (Sp., 1893-1983), signed lower right ($64,900).

Watercolor, India ink and pastel on paper by Joan Miro shoots to $64,900 at Cottone Auctions

  • Cottone Auctions
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  • March 30, 2018

GENESEO, N.Y. – Tiffany led the list of top lots at Cottone Auctions’ two-day Spring Fine Art & Antiques Auction held March 23rd and 24th, as a rare Tiffany Studios ‘Bamboo’ leaded glass and ...

Come One, Come All, to the World's Fair!

  • March 29, 2018

Once again, Gray’s auctioneers is proud to host a wide variety of memorabilia and collectibles from the historic World’s Fair exhibitions, with another slew of souvenirs and curiosities from the ...

Jean-Michel Basquiat (American, 1960-1988) Mixed Media

Modern and 19th Century Art with Asian Antiques Lead April 12 Auction at 888 Auctions

  • 888 Auctions
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  • March 28, 2018

Richmond Hill, ON – As the temperature rises, so have hammer prices at 888 Auctions. And this is in no small part bolstered by the rising hammer prices achieved by the fine art sold through 888 ...

In November 2017, Christie’s New York sold 'Salvator Mundi,' a depiction of Christ as ‘Saviour of the World,’ by Leonardo da Vinci, for $450,312,500 (including buyer’s premium), the highest price ever paid for a painting at auction.

The Arts Contribute More Than $760 Billion to the U.S. Economy

  • March 26, 2018

New data released earlier this month by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) and the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) offers an insightful picture of the impact the arts have on the ...

Thelma Golden, photographed by Julie Skarratt

J. Paul Getty Medal to go to Thelma Golden, Agnes Gund and Richard Serra

  • March 26, 2018

The J. Paul Getty Trust announced today it will present the annual J. Paul Getty Medal to Thelma Golden, director and chief curator of the Studio Museum in Harlem; Agnes Gund, president emerita of ...

Issa Lampe.  Photo courtesy of Jessica Smolinski, Yale University Art Gallery.

$5M Gift to Smart Museum Establishes Feitler Center for Academic Inquiry

  • March 25, 2018

The Smart Museum of Art announces the creation of the Feitler Center for Academic Inquiry, a new center that will integrate object-driven inquiry into the educational mission of the University of ...

Easily the top lot of the auction was the set of French fauteuils a la reine armchairs, circa 1755-1760, which sold for $225,000.

Gorgeous pair of French 18th century fauteuils a la reine armchairs sells for $225,000 at Nye & Company auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • March 26, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – A gorgeous pair of French 18th century Louis XV giltwood fauteuils à la reine sold for $225,000 at an Estate Treasures Auction held March 14th and 15th by Nye & Company ...

Rare Polish Star Wars one-sheet movie poster from 1978, unrestored.

Rare, dazzling, vintage posters will be offered in Weiss Auctions' April 19 sale

  • Philip Weiss Auctions
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  • March 23, 2018

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Frank Sinatra’s original signed fingerprint card from his arrest in New Jersey in 1938, pre-fame, on a morals charge, and a studio multi-track master two-inch tape with eight ...

REMIX - CONTEMPORARY + CLASSIC PROVES OPPOSITES ATTRACT AT RAGO ON APRIL 7

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • March 22, 2018

Rago’s Remix auctions are about how people like to decorate today, unconfined by any decade or design period. Downtown pieces of mid-century modern and 21st c. design will sell side-by-side with ...

Karl Gasslander, Provincetown Road, c.1935, Oil on canvas, 18-1/4 x 22-1/8 inches

New Show: AD20/21 HOME April 12-15 Features 40 Exhibitors plus Special Guests as Culmination of 5th Annual Boston Design Week

  • March 21, 2018

Co-Producers Tony Fusco and Robert Four are pleased to announce the new AD20/20 HOME takes place April 12 – 15, 2018 as the culminating event of the 5th Annual Boston Design Week. The show will ...

New Antiques Show to Pop Up in The Berkshires

  • March 20, 2018

Barn Star Productions and Frank Gaglio have announced a new one-day show, The Berkshire Antiques, Vintage and Art Fair, which will take place on Saturday, June 16, from 10AM to 4PM at the Berkshire ...

Dr.  Clare McAndrew

The Art Market 2018: Global Art Market Up 12% to $63.7 billion

  • March 19, 2018

Art Basel and UBS last week published the second edition of the Art Basel and UBS Global Art Market Report. Written by renowned cultural economist Dr Clare McAndrew, Founder of Arts Economics, The ...

Oil on canvas floral painting from 1915 by Mary B.  Leisz (Am., b.  1876, death year unknown), important because Leisz only painted still lifes very early in her career.

Floral still life painting from 1915 by Mary B.Leisz will be part of a live TV auction on March 29th

  • The Renaissance Auction Group
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  • March 20, 2018

READING, Pa. – Berks Community Television has announced the next airing of its hit program Auction Action on BCTV – a unique show that brings live auctions right into the living rooms of viewers. ...