Metropolitan Museum of Art

Quincy Houghton to Join The Met as Associate Director for Exhibitions

  • April 12, 2016

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today that Quincy Houghton will join the Museum as Associate Director for Exhibitions this summer. Currently ...

Vulgaris by Jason Martin

Contemporary and Modern Corporate Collection Soars at Brunk Auctions

  • Brunk Auctions
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  • April 11, 2016

Over 150 lots of Contemporary and Modern Fine Art, sculptures, and more sold at Brunk Auctions on Thursday, April 7th. The objects offered were part of a Southern Corporate Collection before they ...

A painting by contemporary artist Bo Bartlett.  Available through the Sommerville Manning Gallery at this year's Philadelphia Antiques and Art Show, April 15-17 at The Navy Yard.

Loan Exhibit of Dealers' Private Collections at the Philadelphia Antiques and Art Show, April 15-17

  • April 5, 2016

Antiques and art experts from across the country will host a series of discussions during the 54th Philadelphia Antiques & Art Show, April 15-17 at The Navy Yard. Speaker highlights include: ...

A newly discovered Bramley sold for nearly $30,000 at Witherell's recent auction, Mar 2 to 16.

Newly discovered Bramley, 18th century Chinese helmet exceed estimates at Witherell's

  • Witherell's
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  • April 4, 2016

A newly discovered Frank Bramley, ARA, (1857-1915) and an 18th century Chinese military helmet exceeded expectations at Witherell's auction March 2 to 16. The Newlyn school painting—discovered ...

Fusion Art's "Landscapes” International Online Juried Art Exhibition Opens April 1, 2016

  • Fusion Art
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  • April 1, 2016

Fusion Art is pleased to announce the opening of its April 2016 International Online Juried Art Exhibition, “Landscapes.” Opening on April 1st, the “Landscapes” exhibition features awards in two ...

Lot 2500: Marianne Ostier Diamond and Platinum Necklace, $30,000-50,000.

Treasures from Four Centuries in Four Days at Rago’s April Unreserved/Reserved Auctions

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • March 31, 2016

Treasures from Four Centuries in Four Days at Rago’s April Unreserved/Reserved Auctions    Gemstone jewelry to modern design. Federal coins to Persian and Asian textiles.   Lambertville, ...

This original oil on canvas painting by the noted Ghanaian artist Ablade Glover (b.  1934), titled Worker's Canteen, will be sold at auction April 16-17 in New Orleans, La.

Paintings by Ablade Glover, Clementine Hunter will be part of Crescent City's April 16-17 auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • April 1, 2016

NEW ORLEANS, La. – An exceptional pair of 19th century gilt and patinated bronze and marble ewers (narrow-neck jugs with wide, bulbous bodies), a stunning Lalique clear and frosted crystal swan ...

This porcelain enamel on steel artwork by the noted pop artist Roy Lichtenstein (Am., 1923-1997), titled Modern Painting in Porcelain, sold for $189,750 on March 19th at Cottone Auctions.

Porcelain enamel on steel artwork by Roy Lichtenstein sells for $189,750 at Cottone's March 19 auction

  • Cottone Auctions
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  • March 31, 2016

GENESEO, N.Y. – Cottone Auctions celebrated 30 years in business in style with a 519-lot sale on March 19th that grossed around $1.7 million. Leading the charge was a porcelain enamel on steel work ...

50D: Large / Important Indus Valley Jar - 5000 Years Old!

Artemis Gallery raises the bar for cultural antiquities and ethnographic art with a March 31 auction

  • Artemis Gallery LIVE
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  • March 29, 2016

BOULDER, CO.- Founded and operated by Bob and Teresa Dodge, Artemis Gallery is widely regarded by private collectors and institutional buyers as the most trusted source for cultural antiquities and ...

The Frick Collection on Fifth Avenue

The Frick Collection Enters Into Next Phase of Planning for Expansion

  • March 26, 2016

The Frick Collection announced Thursday that it is entering into the next phase of planning for the upgrade and enhancement of its facility, which encompasses a constellation of buildings, wings, ...

Tin Glazed Earthenware Queen Anne Charger, England, c.  1702-14 (Lot 206, Estimate $15,000-25,000)

Troy Dawson Chappell Collection of English Pottery Leads Skinner’s April Auction of Fine Silver, European Ceramics & Decorative Arts

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • March 25, 2016

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will present its spring auction of European Furniture & Decorative Arts in its Boston gallery on Friday, April 8 at 10AM. With over 700 lots on offer, the auction ...

BALTIMORE SHOW REFINES ITS FOCUS FOR 36TH EDITION

  • March 24, 2016

The Iconic Summer Show Will Return to The Baltimore Convention Center with a New Name in 2016:The Baltimore Art, Antique & Jewelry Show   On the heels of a successful show in Baltimore, the ...

Rare micro-mosaic panel by Cesare Roccheggiani.

Rare Micro-Mosaic Panel by Cesare Roccheggiani Goes on the Block at Eldred's Spring Auction

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • March 24, 2016

Though officially titled the Spring Americana and Paintings Auction, Eldred’s sale on April 8 and 9 will encompass a far more diverse range of material including maritime art, antique firearms, ...

Three-piece Dresden palace urn marked Carl Theme, complete with cherubs, florals and romantic scenes, 43 inches tall.

Fine decorative accessories and antiques will be sold April 9th at Stevens Auction in Mississippi

  • Stevens Auction Company
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  • March 24, 2016

ABERDEEN, Miss. – Hundreds of antiques and collectible items, pulled from prominent estates and collections throughout the South, will be sold in a spring auction planned for Saturday, April 9th, ...

Max Hollein

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco Announce Max Hollein as Director

  • March 23, 2016

The Board of Trustees of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco on Tuesday chose Max Hollein as the new director of the largest public arts institution in Northern California, effective June 1, ...