Unknown Netherlandish Master.  “Portrait of a Lady,” about 1525, oil on panel.  Samuel H.  Kress Collection, 1961.

Rediscover one of the Lehigh Valley’s Greatest Treasures with the Re-Opening of the Allentown Art Museum, October 16

  • October 05, 2011

  The Allentown Art Museum of Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley is preparing to reopen its doors to the public on October 16, 2011 after being closed for almost a year to undergo a major ...

Bernard Buffet

NEW ORLEANS AUCTION GALLERIES TO HOST THREE-DAY MAJOR ESTATES AUCTION

  • New Orleans Auction Galleries, Inc.
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  • September 26, 2011

New Orleans, LA (September 22, 2011) – New Orleans Auction Galleries, Inc. is pleased to announce its three-day Major Estates Auction, taking place Friday, September 30 through Sunday, October 2, ...

 Janet Scudder (American, 1869-1940) “Bird Fountain,” Sold $52,900

Second Consecutive Million Dollar Sale for Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • September 23, 2011

Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. is proud to announce their second consecutive million dollar sale.  As with all LLAES, Ltd. catalogued auctions, this sale garnered an ...

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.  ...

artMatch--Find the art you want, discover new art you’ll love and buy the art you must have—wherever and whenever inspiration strikes

Art.com Launches artMatch Application For The iPhone

  • Art.com, Inc.
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  • August 09, 2011

Art.com, Inc. (www.art.com), the world’s leading online specialty provider of wall art, today announced the introduction of artMatchTM for the iPhone, which makes it easy for art lovers to find, ...

Artfinder on Flipboard

Artfinder brings fine art to Flipboard

  • Artfinder
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  • August 15, 2011

Flipboard users can now enjoy curated images from Artfinder’s unparalleled online catalogue of over 500,000 works of art Artfinder (www.artfinder.com), the home for art on the web, today ...

Artfinder image recognition app

Artfinder aiming to transform gallery experience with fine art image recognition apps

  • Artfinder
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  • July 29, 2011

  Apps launched with Dulwich Picture Gallery and Bold Tendencies include image recognition app. Artfinder, the home for art on the web, today made its first step towards transforming the ...

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 ...

School of Murillo, St.  Joseph and the Infant Jesus

Undocumented Spanish Old Master Oil Painting of "St. Joseph and the Infant Jesus" At Auction in New Orleans on July 23

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • July 11, 2011

A recently discovered, undocumented  Old Master painting of "St. Joseph and the Infant Jesus" from the School of Bartolomé Esteban Murillo comes to auction in New Orleans at Crescent City ...

Image left to right: Wenty Beaumont, director, Dickinson and Prince Harry

Excellent Sales at Masterpiece London 2011

  • July 05, 2011

  Clocks, watches and 20th century paintings were among the excellent sales at Masterpiece London, held from June 30 to July 5. Dealer feedback remained very upbeat during Masterpiece ...

Portrait of a Man and Woman in an Interior, painted about 1666, by Eglon van der Neer (Dutch, 1634–1703).  Oil on panel.  Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.  Seth K.  Sweetser Fund.

Provenance Research by MFA Boston Results in Agreement to Retain Ownership of Van Der Neer Portrait

  • June 27, 2011

  Research conducted by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), about the provenance, or history of ownership, of its painting Portrait of a Man and Woman in an Interior (1665–67) by Dutch ...

From Strachan Fine Art, Daniel Mytens c.  1590 (Delft)-1647 (The Hague) Portrait of Lady Catherine Howard, Countess of Salisbury, 1629 Half-length, oil on canvas, 29 x 24.75 ins., 74 x 63

Art Antiques London consolidates success with strong sales and increased visitor numbers

  • June 24, 2011

  Art Antiques London had much to celebrate when its doors closed on Wednesday 15th June after eight very busy days.   The Fair acted as a magnet for collectors and connoisseurs ...

Artfinder launches new online Artplayer: your own personal art channel

  • Artfinder
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  • June 23, 2011

Unparalleled collection of painting, sculpture, photography and design, drawn from National Gallery, V&A, AGO and over 2,500 worldwide galleries and museums, now available as personalised ...

"Celebrating in the Golden Age" will be at the Frans Halls Museum, Nov.  11, 2011 to May 6, 2012.

Celebrating in the Golden Age

  • June 20, 2011

This winter it’s party time at the Frans Hals Museum in Haarlem, Holland. Celebrating in the Golden Age showcases a highly popular subject in seventeenth-century art. Painters like Jan Steen ...