View of Chatsworth House

Sotheby's to Launch Museum Network

  • August 8, 2016

Sotheby's has announced the launch of an online destination to discover video content created by and about the world's leading museums. The digital hub will be called Sotheby’s Museum Network and ...

Organized Upright Grand Piano Made by Longman Clementi & Co London, 1799 Museum Purchase, 2012-150

Rare "Organized" Pianos and George Washington's Harpsichord to be Included in Popular Exhibition at The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg in September 2016

  • Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg
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  • August 8, 2016

Since its opening in November 2012, nearly three-quarters of a million visitors have enjoyed Changing Keys: Keyboard Instruments for America, 1700-1830 at the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum, ...

Lot 1731: Manuel Marin Painted Metal Tabletop Sculpture, $2,500 – 3,500


  • August 4, 2016

Lambertville, NJ - Thursday, August 25 through Saturday, August 27, Rago Arts and Auction Center will hold unreserved auctions of Jewelry, Early 20th Century Design and Modern Design.   “Our ...

Amanda Gilvin

The Davis Museum at Wellesley College Appoints Amanda Gilvin as Associate Curator

  • Davis Museum
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  • August 3, 2016

Dr. Lisa Fischman, Ruth Gordon Shapiro ’37 Director of the Davis Museum at Wellesley College in Massachusetts, has appointed Dr. Amanda Gilvin as the Assistant Curator of Collections. Gilvin’s ...

Rich Aste

McNay Art Museum Names Rich Aste as New Director

  • August 2, 2016

Tuesday morning the McNay Art Museum’s Board of Trustees confirmed the appointment of Dr. Richard Aste (as-tee) to serve as the museum’s third director.  Aste is a socially conscious cultural ...

Ruth W.  Shute (1803-1882) and Dr.  Samuel A.  Shute (1803-1836) (Lot 519, Estimate $100,000-$150,000)

Skinner Presents Two-Day Auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts in August

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • July 28, 2016

MARLBOROUGH, MA  – Skinner, Inc. will present a two-day auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts on August 14 and 15 in their Marlborough Gallery. The auction of over 770 lots will ...

Oil painting by the German-born American artist Hermann Herzog (1832-1932), artist signed and housed in a handsome wood frame.

Original oil painting by Hermann Herzog (1832-1932) will be in Woody Auction's Aug. 27th sale

  • Woody Auction
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  • July 25, 2016

MAIZE, Kan. – The majolica collection of Martin Kasischke of Iowa, items from the estate of Joe and Esther Stevens from Wichita, Kansas, and four smaller collections will all come up for bid on ...

Original oil painting by William Tolliver (La., 1951-2000), titled African Musician (est.  $6,000-$9,000).

Works by renowned New Orleans and Louisiana artists will be part of Crescent City's July 30-31 estates auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • July 15, 2016

NEW ORLEANS, La. - Original oil paintings by Louisiana artist William Tolliver and British painter Alfred de Breanski, Sr., fine examples of Newcomb Pottery, a bronze figural sculpture by Leon ...

This Angel Gabriel Garden Sculpture is being offered at auction from the Estate of Joan Rivers, with online bidding available through

Litchfield County Auctions and Invaluable Partner for Online Bidding on Auction of Property from the Estate of Joan Rivers

  • July 13, 2016

Invaluable, the world’s leading online marketplace for fine art, antiques and collectibles, today announced that it is partnering with Litchfield County Auctions to offer live online bidding on the ...


  • July 13, 2016

One of the country’s most distinguished shows will open its doors August 25-28 showcasing more than 400 exhibitors and featuring the addition of Fine Crafts Now celebrating its 36th year, the ...

An Important Daniel Huger Horry/Rutledge Family Chinese Chippendale Mahogany Chair selling for $120,000 at Brunk Auctions.

Southern Soars, Sets Records at Brunk Auctions Summer Sale

  • Brunk Auctions
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  • July 11, 2016

The Asheville, North Carolina based Auction House hosted a bidding jamboree in their two-day, two-session auction on July 8-9. The sale focused predominately on American Furniture and Fine Arts ...

BRONZE BY KEN PAYNE (AMERICAN, 1938-2012) Signed and dated '89, numbered 36/45.  Titled "No Time To Dally".  Est.  $2000-3000 to sell at July 16

Cool Collectibles Heat Up Selkirk’s Summer Eclectic Auction on July 16

  • Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers
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  • July 11, 2016

Watch for a heat wave in St. Louis’ Central West End on Saturday, July 16th, as the Eclectic Auction sparks excitement and action at Selkirk Auctioneer and Appraisers. Throughout the preview week ...

Image of Bruce Baillie from the series The Inner Landscapes of Bruce Baillie, screening August 13-21 at National Gallery of Art, Washington, East Building Auditorium.  Image courtesy of Bruce Baillie.

Ciné-Concerts, Festival of Preservation, New Films by Thom Andersen and José Luis Guerín, Shorts from the Black Maria Film Festival, Bruce Baillie Retrospective, Early Cinematic Pantomime and Shakespeare Pre-Sound, New Documentaries, and Special Appearances Highlight National Gallery of Art 2016 Summer Film Season

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • July 5, 2016

Washington, DC—Cinematic rarities and restorations fill the summer film season at the National Gallery of Art, starting with the series Recovered Treasure: UCLA Festival of Preservation. To mark ...

This gorgeous mid-19th century micromosaic table, made in Rome, Italy, is expected to fetch $25,000-$45,000.

Stunning mid-19th century micromosaic table made in Rome, Italy will headline AuctionLife Florida's debut auction, July 24th

  • July 7, 2016

BOCA RATON, Fla. – A beautiful and large micromosaic table made in Rome, Italy around 1850 – circular in shape and made from black marble, with the top inlaid with semi-precious stones – is the ...

This original oil painting by Wadsworth Jarrell, depicting the jazz icons Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie, sold for $21,240 at auction.

Oil painting by noted African-American artist Wadsworth Jarrell (b. 1929) brings $21,240 at auction

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • July 1, 2016

ATLANTA, Ga. – Ahlers & Ogletree’s Notable Private Collections Auction, held June 25th-26th, featured such an eclectic mix of merchandise in a wide array of collecting categories that the top ...