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

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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 ...

Giovanni Battista Lusieri (1751-1821) Night view of the eruption of Vesuvius.  Watercolour on paper, 37.5 x 50 cm.  BNB Art Consulting.

Third Master Paintings Week Reveals London’s Treasures

  • June 03, 2011

Now in its third year and established as one of the key art events in London’s summer calendar, Master Paintings Week is a collaboration between twenty-three leading galleries and three auction ...

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 ...

Girl in Red

Chinese Contemporary, Japanese Modern & American Art at Roland Auction on June 4

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  • May 30, 2011

New York City.  With works of art by Chinese contemporary artist Zhang Li and action painters Kazuo Shiraga and Norman Bluhm waiting to be auctioned on Saturday, June 4, Roland Auctions in ...

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

Greenwich Village Gets an Auction House

  • Roland Auctions
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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 ...

AADLA President Clinton Howell cutting the ribbon officially opening the Inaugural Spring Show NYC.


  • May 05, 2011

The inaugural Spring Show NYC roared into town for its five-day run with a benefit preview for The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA®), on Wednesday, April ...

Tronie of an Old Man by Jan Lievens, c.  1629.


  • May 03, 2011

Two important paintings by Pierre-Auguste Renoir and Jan Lievens exhibited at this year’s TEFAF Maastricht have been sold to private collectors who visited the world’s most influential art and ...

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 ...

Charles Octavius Cole, Boy with Dog, Portland, Maine, 1850.  Brock & Co., Concord, MA.

The Art and Antique Dealers League of America (AADLA) Celebrates Art and Antiques Week NYC, April 25 - May 1 with their Inaugural Spring Show NYC as the Centerpiece at the Park Avenue Armory

  • April 12, 2011

As one of the world's largest and most robust art markets, New York City attracts collectors and art enthusiasts from around the world. Capitalizing on the city's international appeal, The Art and ...