Willem I van de Velde, Englische Kriegsschiffe.  Grisaille on canvas, 1680s.  56,2 x 63,5 cm (22.1 x 25 in) Estimate: € 70.000-90.000

Rare Painting by Willem I van de Velde on the German Auction Market for the First Time

  • September 28, 2011

With Willem I van de Velde’s grisaille-work ”Englische Kriegsschiffe“ (English Warships) a masterpiece of marine painting will be called up at Ketterer Kunst in Munich on 27 October. "This ...

"Christ Carrying the Cross Dragged by a Rogue" by the Italian Renaissance artist Girolamo Romano.

Nazi War Plunder Crimes May Extend to Painting in Recent Exhibit at Florida Museum

  • September 08, 2011

U.S. authorities have notified The Mary Brogan Museum of Art and Science that a stunning, 400-year-old painting of Christ, on loan to the institution as part of a special exhibit, is at the ...

St Nicholas and scenes from his life Russian - Suzdal School, 16th century, 124 x 93.2 cm.

Museum of Russian Icons Acquires a Priceless Monumental Icon

  • August 30, 2011

 The Museum of Russian Icons is pleased to announce the acquisition of a significant, monumental icon, circa 1550. At 52 x 40 inches, an icon of this huge size was probably commissioned for a ...

Giovanni Antonio Canal, called Canaletto (Venice, 1697-Venice, 1768) London, the Thames towards Westminster Bridge.  Oil on canvas, 50.8 x 83.5 cm.  Galleria Cesare Lampronti.

First international art fair dedicated to Old Masters debuts in November

  • August 29, 2011

Paris Tableau, the first international art fair dedicated to Old Master paintings, will open to the public from Friday 4 to Tuesday 8 November 2011 at the renowned Palais de la Bourse, the ...

From exhibitor Ariadne Galleries, NY, A Group of Banded Alabaster Vessels, Neolithic Syria, Tell Halaf.  6th millennium BC.  Dimensions: 18.6 cm H, 11.5 cm H, 10.3 cm H.  Price: $125,000.

Style and Substance: The Haughtons Create Perfect Synergy at the International Fine Art and Antique Dealers Show

  • August 24, 2011

  A spellbinding mix of the highest quality art and antiques is the hallmark of Anna and Brian Haughton’s flagship New York fair, which returns for its 23rd year, October 21-27, 2011.  ...


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  • July 27, 2011

(Irving, TX) - The Palm Beach Show Group is pleased to announce that TACA (The Arts Community Alliance), Dallas' premier umbrella arts organization, has once again been selected as the charity ...

Circa1495 painting, ST GEORGE AND THE DRAGON, initial P by Associate of Master of the Arcimboldi Missal.  From LES ENLUMINURES .

XXVII Biennale Internazionale dell’Antiquariato Firenze October 1- 9 welcomes first time exhibitor LES ENLUMINURES gallery of Paris

  • July 14, 2011

  As it begins a year-long celebration of its 20th Anniversary, the renowned Paris gallery, Les Enluminures, (www.lesenluminures.com) will participate for the very first time in the “XXVII ...

IBM and The Metropolitan Museum of Art Collaborate to Preserve Works of Art

  • June 09, 2011

Physical Analytics Technology Can Predict Environmental Conditions within Buildings and Optimize Microclimates for Preservation of Works of Art. IBM (NYSE: IBM) and The Metropolitan Museum ...

Three Marys at the Tomb - Bartolomeo Rigossi da Gallarate - In 1992 the J Paul Getty Museum acquired this miniature from LES ENLUMINURES.

“20 / 20 Les Enluminures 1991 – 2011”

  • May 26, 2011

  Exhibition and Catalogue Celebrate the launch of the renowned Paris gallery’s third decade offering rare Medieval Illuminated Manuscripts and Works of Art to the world’s most discerning ...

Albrecht Dürer, Melencolia I (detail), 1514.  Engraving.  Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of William Gray from the collection of Francis Calley Gray, G1098.  Hendrick Goltzius, The Great Hercules (detail), 1589.  Engraving.  Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund, G4613.  Jacques de Gheyn II, Great Lion (detail), c.  1590.  Engraving.  Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Anonymous Fund for the Acquisition of Prints Older than 150 Years, 2009.46..

Harvard Art Museums Announce Exhibition That Investigates Connections between Renaissance Art and Science

  • May 20, 2011

The Harvard Art Museums present Prints and the Pursuit of Knowledge in Early Modern Europe an exhibition that examines how celebrated Northern Renaissance artists contributed to the scientific ...

Bill Roland, co-founder of Roland Antiques, Greenwich Village

Greenwich Village Gets an Auction House

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  • May 19, 2011

William Roland and Robert Roland, co-founders of Roland Antiques Gallery, Inc. have formally announced the opening of their new auction gallery, Roland Auctions, in New York City's Greenwich ...

Of historical interest are two pieces removed from a garden in Frognal, North West London, which was formerly the property of J.Y.McPeake, who was one of the newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst’s agents in England.


  • April 26, 2011

AN IMPORTANT COLLECTION of 17th and 18th Century Italian marble sculpture will be offered in the hugely popular sale of Garden Statuary and Ornament - both antique and modern – at Summers Place ...

16th century Gold Fede Ring (England), 4.4 grams, at Les Enluminares.

Making its Debut at MASTERPIECE London June 29 – July 5 LES ENLUMINURES is bringing an Exceptional Olivetan Manuscript by Lombardy’s Master Illuminator and extraordinary Medieval and Renaissance Miniatures, Art and Important Finger Rings

  • April 04, 2011

  LES ENLUMINURES (www.lesenluminures.com) gallery of Paris and Chicago is exhibiting for the first time June 29 - July 5 at MASTERPIECE London 2011 whose second year is being celebrated ...


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

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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 ...

Jupiter and Juno by Giuseppe Piamontini (1664-1742), marble, 100 cm high, Wijermars Fine Art (158)


  • March 29, 2011

Following a very strong start to TEFAF Maastricht, which took place at the MECC (Maastricht Exhibition and Congress Centre) in the city of Maastricht in the Southern Netherlands  between ...