Jean Honoré Fragonard (French, 1732-1806).  Rinaldo in the Enchanted Forest, ca.  1763.  Brown wash over very light black chalk underdrawing.  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Purchase, Purchase, Louis V.  Bell, Harris Brisbane Dick, Fletcher, and Rogers Funds and Joseph Pulitzer Bequest; Guy Wildenstein Gift; The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund; Kristin Gary Fine Art Gift; and funds from various donors, 2009 (2009.236)

Exhibition at The Met to Focus on Fragonard, Famed Master Draftsman of the 18th Century

  • September 12, 2016

Jean Honoré Fragonard (French, 1732–1806)—one of the most forward-looking and inventive artists of the 18th century—was equally skilled in painting, drawing, and etching. Yet, unlike many old ...

Lot 8409 Nancy Grossman (American, b 1940) ink on paper, Two Heads, signed and dated '68 lower left, 12-1/4" x 14-1/2" overall, Cordier & Ekstorm (New York) gallery label on verso , Property from the Estate of Daniel Dietrich, II

BUNCH AUCTIONS OPENS FALL SEASON WITH FINE & DECORATIVE ARTS SALE FEATURING 350 LOTS FROM THE ESTATE OF DANIEL W. DIETRICH, II

  • William Bunch Auctions & Appraisals
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  • September 12, 2016

Daniel Dietrich was a well-known philanthropist, art collector, and patron of the arts living on the Main Line of Philadelphia. He was on the board of the Institute of Contemporary Art at the ...

Robert Rauschenberg Sold: $400,000

Carlyle’s Summer Art Auctions Sizzle with Frenzied International Bidding and Record Prices

  • Carlyle Galleries International, Inc.
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  • September 9, 2016

While the summer months are traditionally the slowest for art sales, Carlyle wrapped up it’s best auction season ever.  Carlyle Auctions, which specializes in selling fine art, exclusively ...

This landscape painting with a cow was done by the renowned American artist Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975).  It is expected to sell for $10,000-$15,000.

Paintings by Thomas Hart Benton, Hans Zatzka, Joan Miro, others at Cottone's Sept. 23-24 auction

  • Cottone Auctions
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  • September 12, 2016

GENESEO, N.Y. – Riding a wave of successful auctions, and following a 30th year anniversary sale in March that grossed $1.7 million, Cottone Auctions is back for a curtain call with another Fine ...

Davis Museum exterior

Three Years of Research and Planning Unveiled in Davis Museum at Wellesley College’s New Permanent Galleries: The Davis. ReDiscovered

  • Davis Museum
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  • September 12, 2016

On September 28, 2016, the Davis Museum at Wellesley College unveils the Davis. ReDiscovered, a total transformation of the Museum’s permanent collections galleries, reshaped and reconceived to ...

Andrew Newell Wyeth (American, 1917-2009) Corn and Grist (Lot 286, Estimate: $150,000-250,000)

Works by Modern Artists Highlight Skinner’s American & European Works of Art Auctions, September 23

  • September 6, 2016

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will present an impressive selection of American & European Works of Art at auction on Friday, September 23, comprising 428 lots in total. The day will be divided in ...

Dolci, Carlo, The Penitent Magdalene (ca.  1670).  Oil on canvas.

The Davis Museum at Wellesley College Awarded Three Major Grants for Upcoming Exhibition on Carlo Dolci

  • Davis Museum
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  • September 2, 2016

The Davis Museum at Wellesley College has recently been awarded three separate grants in support of its upcoming exhibition, The Medici's Painter: Carlo Dolci and 17th-Century Florence, the first ...

Titian, Venus with an Organist and Cupid - The Collection - Museo Nacional del Prado

CLARK ART INSTITUTE TO HOLD PUBLIC SYMPOSIUM: ‘WHOSE NUDES?’

  • August 18, 2016

"Whose Nudes? Painting, Collecting, Displaying the Body in Early Modern Europe,” a scholarly symposium open to the public, will be held at the Clark Art Institute on Friday, September 23 from 1–5 ...

Lot 2095: George II Mahogany Serving Table, $8K–12K

EAST MEETS WEST IN RAGO’S SEPTEMBER 9-10 AUCTIONS OF ESTATE PROPERTY, ASIAN, COINS AND CURRENCY

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • August 18, 2016

Lambertville, NJ – East meets West in Rago’s Coins and Currency auction on Friday, September 9 and its Great Estates auction Saturday, September 10.   Coins and Currency: Friday, September 9 at ...

“Vanitas Still Life” (1640-'90), by Gerrit van Vucht.

Rarely-Seen Old Masters from Private Collections at Milwaukee Art Museum

  • August 14, 2016

The age-old tradition of art collecting is highlighted in the Milwaukee Art Museum’s current exhibitionFrom Rembrandt to Parmigianino: Old Masters from Private Collections.  On view now, this ...

Tiffany Studios Wisteria Table Lamp Height: 27 inches Diameter: 18 inches American, circa 1906 Signed

HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED LAUNCH OF TEFAF NEW YORK OCTOBER 22-26, 2016 AT THE HISTORIC PARK AVENUE ARMORY

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  • August 11, 2016

Ninety four of the world's most illustrious art, antiques and design specialists will converge on New York's historic Park Avenue Armory, October 22-26, 2016, for what is the most highly ...

Courtesy of Robert Four

20th Anniversary Boston International Fine Art Show To Benefit Boston Athenæum Initial Exhibitor Roster Announced

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • August 3, 2016

Boston, MA — Co-producers Tony Fusco and Robert Four announce the 20th Anniversary Boston International Fine Art Show (BIFAS), taking place October 20-23 at The Cyclorama, Boston Center for the ...

Baltimore Art, Antique & Jewelry Show Announces Captivating Booth Talk Series

  • Palm Beach Show Group
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  • July 27, 2016

Exhibitors of all different genres will deliver enlightening talks on a variety of subjects, directly from their booths on the Show Floor   Baltimore, MD (July 27, 2016) -- The Baltimore Art, ...

'Wunderkammer II', 1998.  Etching and aquatint, 10 x 21 inches.

'Erik Desmazières: Imaginary Places' on exhibit at Childs Gallery

  • July 14, 2016

Erik Desmazières’ prints and drawings are fascinating explorations of places both real and unreal. In the artist’s hand, cities, battles, libraries, and various curiosities are all rendered with ...

BALTIMORE SHOW RETURNS FOR ITS 36TH YEAR FEATURING A NEW EXCITING SECTION

  • July 13, 2016

One of the country’s most distinguished shows will open its doors August 25-28 showcasing more than 400 exhibitors and featuring the addition of Fine Crafts Now celebrating its 36th year, the ...