The popular exhibition "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty," which has welcomed more than 500,000 visitors to the Met since it opened on May 4, has been extended until August 7.

Metropolitan Museum Announces 5.68 Million Attendance, Highest in 40 Years

  • July 21, 2011

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced Thursday that 5.68 million people visited the Met during the fiscal year that ended on June 30. The number, which includes attendance at The Cloisters ...

Frida Kahlo's copy of The Works of Edgar Allan Poe will be offered by Leslie Hindman Auctioneers on August 9th.

FRIDA KAHLO NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN ARTIST’S BOOK TO BE SOLD AT AUCTION

  • July 19, 2011

A beat-up copy of The Works of Edgar Allan Poe is expected to sell for over $20,000 at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers on August 9th. It is no ordinary used book – it belonged to the celebrated Mexican ...

This extravagant pair of turquoise and diamond earrings are mounted in gold and signed by Van Cleef & Arpels is offered by Epoque Fine Jewels..

10 reasons to visit Masterpiece London 2011

  • May 31, 2011

Summer is almost here and we’re all busily putting the must-do events of the season in our diaries. One event not to be missed is the much acclaimed Masterpiece London, which takes ...

Fernando Botero, A Family.  Oil on canvas, 74 x 74 in.  Sold for $1,398,500.

Sotheby’s Spring Latin American Art Sales Bring $26,853,025

  • May 27, 2011

“We are delighted with our total of $26.9 million – the second highest ever for Latin American Art at Sotheby’s.” said Carmen Melián, Head of Latin American Art at Sotheby’s. “Throughout the ...

(e)merge art fair

(e)merge ART FAIR NOW ACCEPTING GALLERY & ARTIST APPLICATIONS – ANNOUNCES GALLERY & ARTIST VETTING COMMITTEES – LAUNCHES MAPPING THE WORLD OF EMERGING ART PROJECT

  • (e)merge art fair
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  • May 4, 2011

  (e)merge, a new, vetted art fair focused on emerging artists and galleries with emerging art, announces it is now accepting applications from galleries, nonprofits and artists without ...

John Burr - Collection of Paintings of Children

Clarke Auction's Antiques, Midcentury & Fine Art Sale - Sunday, April 17th, 12:00 Noon

  • Clarke Auction
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  • April 14, 2011

  400 lots including listed fine art, large collection of fine handmade carpets, single owner collection of American, English, and Continental antiques; Midcentury Modern including Antonio ...

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Florida International Fine Art Fair (FIFAF) Announces Launch of Inaugural Fair To President's Day Weekend, February 16 - 21, 2012

  • Art Wynwood
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  • March 30, 2011

Art Miami, LLC & Nick Korniloff, Director and Founder of the Florida International Fine Art Fair (FIFAF), have announced the Fair will launch President's Day Weekend, February 16 - 21, 2012 in ...

Frederick William MacMonnies (1863-1937), Nathan Hale, bronze ($80,000-$120,000)

WESCHLER’S SPRING AUCTION WILL OFFER FINE ART & 20TH CENTURY DECORATIVE ARTS

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

FEATURING A BRONZE OF NATHAN HALE BY THE RENOWNED FREDERICK MACMONNIES. On April 2nd, Weschler’s spring auction of American & European Fine Art and 20th Century Decorative Arts will feature ...

Italian Carved Harlequin - 19th Century

Clarke Auction - Sun. 2/27 Noon - Meissen, Irving Penn, Tiffany, Josef Albers

  • Clarke Auction
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  • February 23, 2011

360 lots including Meissen collection; Tiffany Favrile, sterling, and coin silver; photographs by Irving Penn, Horst Horst, Duane Michals, Ansel Adams, Harold Kahn; a 19th C. Italian carved ...

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 ...

Paul Strand, Woman and boy, Tenancingo de Degollado, 1933.

Santos y Pecadores: Cinematic Drama in the Mexican Portfolios of Paul Strand and Leopoldo Méndez Feb. 16 – June 5 at the Davis

  • January 21, 2011

  Santos y Pecadores: Cinematic Drama in the Mexican Portfolios of Paul Strand and Leopoldo Méndez, an innovative installation of photographs, prints and film, opens Feb. 16 at the Davis ...

18th C.  Continental Commode - 1 of 2

Clarke's 2011 Inaugural Auction - Sunday, January 9th, 2:00 pm Eastern

  • Clarke Auction
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  • January 7, 2011

Four Hundred and Seventy-Five lots to include Avni Arbas collection, 19th C oils including JV Bertin; 1914 African-American; Gilt Bronze and Champleve candelabra; Tiffany and Settepass candelabra; ...

An Edwardian lady’s platinum, diamond and seed pearl pendant watch by Vacheron & Constantin took center stage and sold to a phone bidder for $28,200.

Jewelry Dazzles at Weschler's; Australian & Indonesian Works of Art Have a Solid Performance

  • Weschler's Auctioneers & Appraisers
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  • December 28, 2010

On Saturday, December 4th, the Jewelry, Coins & Watches, American & European Fine Art and 20th Century Decorative Arts sessions gave a solid performance at Weschler’s, totaling over ...

Everett Shinn (American 1876-1953), Masquerade, pastel on paper mounted on board, image size: 30-1/2 x 21-1/8 in.

Work by Everett Shinn to Highlight Weschler's December 4 Auction

  • Weschler's Auctioneers & Appraisers
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  • November 15, 2010

ALSO FEATURING TIFFANY STUDIOS LIGHTING AND AUSTRALIAN & INDONESIAN WORKS OF ART. An array of American and European art, including a collection of prominent Australian and Indonesian works of ...

Antique Helper Auctions

Antique Helper Partners with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis for Virtual Appraisal Event Nov. 10

  • Dan Ripley's Antique Helper Auctions
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  • November 5, 2010

Antique Helper Auctions is pleased to announce a partnership with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis through a sponsorship of the museum’s Collectors Connection group. This partnership ...