Joan Miro at TEFAF Maastricht.

Miró's Unique Bird Sculpture Flies Away Amid Brisk Sales as TEFAF 2011 Opens

  • March 21, 2011

A unique wood sculpture by the Spanish artist Joan Miró sold within hours of the opening of TEFAF Maastricht as thousands of collectors and museum curators arrived at the world’s most influential ...

• Michael Good’s anticlastic sculpture in bronze.

SOFA NYC: AARON FABER GALLERY

  • March 21, 2011

  Aaron Faber Gallery  presents “METAL+SCULPTURE+JEWELRY” a group exhibition of bold three-dimensional works in metal, both sculpture and jewelry,  as its ‘Focus’ exhibition at ...

15th Century Gold Merchants Ring with odd markings used to stamp goods and as signature from LES ENLUMINURES.

LES ENLUMINURES presents “Dressing Up and Dressing Down in the Middle Ages and Renaissance: Costume in Art” in Paris May 5 to August 25

  • March 21, 2011

  The fifteenth-century proto-feminist writer, Christine de Pizan, complained that she often saw her contemporaries dressing above their social class.     (Paris) This ...

An Art Nouveau Tested 18-Karat Yellow-Gold, Platinum, Diamond, Plique-à-jour and Cameo Bangle Bracelet, Masriera Y Carreras ($3,000-$5,000)

DAZZLING JEWELRY AT WESCHLER’S APRIL AUCTION

  • Weschler's Auctioneers & Appraisers
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  • March 17, 2011

Weschler’s will hold their annual spring auction of Jewelry, Coins & Watches on Saturday, April 2nd, with an exhibition beginning on March 26 in their Washington, D.C. gallery. The stunning ...

Kate Malone A Large Oval Dream Forest Flower, 2010 Crystalline-glazed stoneware Height: 32 cm Width: 41 cm Depth: 39 cm(12 ⅝ Width:16 ⅛ Depth: 15 ⅜ inches) Adrian Sassoon

Haughton's "Art Antiques London" Announces Details of its Distinguished Lecture Program for June 2011

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • March 14, 2011

 Haughton's "Art Antiques London" Lecture Program A Huge Draw for Collectors and Scholars   Fair Announces Details of its Distinguished Lecture Series for June 2011 Kensington ...

Michael Eden, Grey Bloom, 2010, made by Additive Layer Manufacturing from a high quality nylon material with unique mineral soft coating, limited edition 1 of 12.  8.5 x 7.5" diameter.  Clare Beck at Adrian Sassoon, London.

Contemporary Decorative Design Goes High-Tech at SOFA NEW YORK 2011

  • March 09, 2011

  From advanced 3-D prototyping to bullet-proof carbon fiber, one of the most interesting aspects of SOFA NEW YORK, the cutting-edge contemporary decorative design fair, is how many of the ...

Important Purplish Pink Sapphire and Diamond Ring, color stone falls into category of less than one percent of color stones worldwide (est.  $40,000 to $60,000).

Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. to Hold Two-Day Spring Catalogue Auction on March 18th & 19th

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • March 01, 2011

  Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. is proud to offer over 700 lots of fine offerings from regional estates at their upcoming March 18th & 19th two day Spring Catalogue ...

Jennifer Trask, Acanthus Neckpiece, 2010 antler, 17th century gilded frame, gold leaf, gold.  16 x 12 x 3".  Ornamentum, Hudson NY.

Traditions & Transgressions: Art Jewelry at SOFA NEW YORK 2011

  • March 01, 2011

Art jewelry has always been a popular collecting category at SOFA NEW YORK, and this year certainly won’t disappoint. Visitors will be intrigued to see a variety of alternative materials, such as ...

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, ...

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.  ...

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’ ...

The Perfect Pink, a rectangular-cut Fancy Intense pink diamond ring of 14.23 cts, led Christie’s Hong Kong auctions in November, selling for US$23,165,968, or US$1.6 million per carat – the most expensive jewel ever sold in Asia.

2010 GLOBAL JEWELRY SALES EXCEED US$426 MILLION: THE HIGHEST TOTAL EVER FOR JEWELRY AT AUCTION WORLDWIDE; CHRISTIE’S AMERICAS AND ASIA REPORT BEST YEAR EVER

  • February 07, 2011

As part of its global year-end figures announcement, Christie’s International is pleased to report a record-breaking result for global jewelry sales in 2010, with US$426.4 million (£275.1 million) ...