Hubert Robert, The Landing Place, 1788 oil on canvas.  The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Richard T.  Crane

First Monographic Exhibition on Prominent French Artist Hubert Robert Presented by National Gallery of Art, Washington

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • June 15, 2016

Washingtom, DC—Celebrated for the fundamental role he played in promoting the architectural capriccio, Hubert Robert combined famous monuments of antiquity and modernity in unexpected ways to ...

ITALIAN SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY.  Apollo and the Graces.  White Marble 18 1/2 x 31 1/4 x 6 in.  (47 x 79.5 x 15 cm.)

Gallery Exhibitions Highlight London Art Week

  • June 15, 2016

London Art Week, the world’s most important gallery-based celebration of pre-contemporary art, will take place in Mayfair and St. James’s from 1 to 8 July 2016 (preview on 30 June from 3pm to 8pm). ...

Steven Favreau Presents Robert Allen Design

Dates Announced for Second Annual Boston Home Décor Show

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • June 15, 2016

Boston, MA - Tony Fusco and Robert Four are pleased to announce The Second Annual Boston Home Décor Show, designed to capture the evolution of the market, and include a broad range of furnishings, ...

Simon Vouet Madonna and Child, 1633 oil on canvas 109 x 89 cm (43 x 35 inches) National Gallery of Art, Washington Chester Dale Fund

Key Works by Simon Vouet, Pier Francesco Mazzucchelli (Morazzone), and Chuck Close Acquired by the National Gallery of Art

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • June 2, 2016

Washington, DC—At the most recent meeting of the board of trustees, the National Gallery of Art acquired a newly rediscovered masterpiece by Simon Vouet (1590–1649), an oil painting by Pier ...

Lot 61 Victor Vasarely (1906-1997) Los Angeles

Gray’s Fun Summer Auction

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • June 3, 2016

This month Gray’s collection ranges from intricate traditional oil paintings, bold contemporary works, to a stunning collection of gold pocket watches, and ends with a selection of furniture. ...

Dr.  Xavier Bray

London's Wallace Collection Announces New Director

  • June 1, 2016

António Horta Osório, the Chairman of the Wallace Collection has announced the appointment of Dr Xavier Bray as the next Director of the Wallace Collection. Dr Bray, currently the Chief Curator ...

Mary Cassatt, The Black Hat, c.  1890 pastel National Gallery of Art, Washington, Collection of Mr.  and Mrs.  Paul Mellon

Paul Mellon's Most Treasured Works on Paper Celebrated in Exhibition at National Gallery of Art in Honor of Gallery's 75th Anniversary

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • April 22, 2016

Washington, DC—Paul Mellon was one of America's greatest art collectors and remains one of the National Gallery of Art's leading benefactors. Timed to coincide with the Gallery's 75th anniversary, ...

Taco Dibbits.  Photo: RVDA

Rijksmuseum Names New Director

  • May 31, 2016

The Board of Trustees of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam has announced Taco Dibbits as their new director. Dibbits (1968) is an art historian (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Cambridge, 1993) and has ...

Andy Warhol, "Apple" (from "Ads"), Estimate: $40,000-$60,000.

Weschler’s to Feature Contemporary Art Prints by Keith Haring and Andy Warhol

  • May 4, 2016

Weschler’s is pleased to announce highlights from the May 13 Capital Collections Estate Auction. The sale will include a fine assortment of jewelry, fine art, silver, American and European ...

Frank Stella (American, b.  1936) River of Ponds, IV, from the series Newfoundland, 1971, proof outside the edition of 70 (Lot 86, Estimate $3,000-$5,000)

Works by French and American Masters Highlight Skinner’s American & European Fine Art Auctions on May 13

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • April 29, 2016

BOSTON, MA – April 29, 2016 – On Friday, May 13 Skinner, Inc. will host an exceptional two-part auction, kicking off at 12PM with Fine Prints & Photographs and continuing at 4PM with Fine ...

Lot 1 George Snyder (b.  1951) Hieroglyphic, 1983

Estates bloom at Gray's

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • April 28, 2016

The Spring season has brought an abundance of estates to auction. Gray's May 11 auction is no exception. The auction opens with two lots from George Snyder, a painter who is known for his masterful ...

Claire Whitner

The Davis Museum at Wellesley College Promotes Claire Whitner to Associate Director of Curatorial Affairs and Senior Curator of Collections

  • Davis Museum
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  • April 25, 2016

Dr. Lisa Fischman, Ruth Gordon Shapiro Director of the Davis Museum at Wellesley College in Massachusetts, has promoted Claire Whitner to Assistant Director of Curatorial Affairs and Senior Curator ...

Lot 9: William Merritt Chase, The Copper Urn, $45,000-65,000.

Must-See Work by Carl Andre, Andy Warhol, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Francis Bacon, Childe Hassam and William Merritt Chase in Rago’s May 7 Fine Art Auctions.

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • April 20, 2016

MUST-SEE WORK BY CARL ANDRE, ANDY WARHOL, JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT, FRANCIS BACON, CHILDE HASSAM AND WILLIAM MERRITT CHASE IN RAGO’S MAY 7 FINE ART AUCTIONS.  Lambertville, NJ: On Saturday, May 7, ...

Kate Burgin Deputy Director for Museum Advancement Walters Art Museum

The Walters Appoints Kate Burgin Deputy Director for Museum Advancement

  • Walters Art Museum
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  • April 7, 2016

April 7, 2016 – Julia Marciari-Alexander, the Andrea B. and John H. Laporte Director of the Walters Art Museum, today announced that Kate Burgin has been named the institution’s new Deputy Director ...

The unveiling of The Next Rembrandt

A 'New Rembrandt' is Revealed in Amsterdam

  • April 5, 2016

Can technology and data bring back to life one of the greatest painters of all time? The Next Rembrandt is a new painting created from historical Rembrandt data. On Tuesday morning, The Next ...