Ernest Briggs, Untitled 1958, oil on canvas 94" x 69"

Ernest Briggs || Four Decades of Abstract Expressionism

  • Anita Shapolsky Gallery and Art Foundation
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  • April 13, 2018

April 19 - June 15, 2018 Opening Reception: April 19, 6-8pm Ernest Briggs, a second generation Abstract Expressionist painter, was known for his strong, lyrical brushstrokes, use of color, ...

Louis Masai studio shot

Louis Masai presents Missing at The Crypt Gallery

  • April 12, 2018

Louis Masai, Missing Endangered animals cause a buzz in the heart of London The Crypt Gallery, Euston 25-27 May 2018 A profoundly proactive and environmentally engaged ...

Outstanding 36-coin "Harts Coins of the West" set of gold coins (or tokens), a colorful commemoration of all U.S.  gold rush locales, in grades from MS 63 to MS 66 ($41,572).

Holabird's March 15-18 auction in Reno was a celebration of America's gold rushes, from Georgia to California

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • April 09, 2018

RENO, Nev. – There was gold in them thar hills at Holabird Western Americana Collections’ Gold Rush Sale held March 15th-18th, online and in Reno, as an outstanding 36-coin “Harts Coins of the ...

Casein paint, ink and pencil on board by Ludwig Bemelmans (Fr./Am., 1898-1962), titled Palma de Mallorca Street Scene, signed and dated 1956 (est.  $6,000-$9,000).

Spanish street scene by Ludwig Bemelmans (Fr./Am., 1898-1962) will headline Bruneau & Co.'s April 14th auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • April 04, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – A wonderful selection of exterior architectural antiques and fine artworks that include a Spanish street scene by Ludwig Bemelmans (Fr./Am., 1898-1962), will headline Bruneau & ...

Original watercolor painting by Joan Miro (Sp., 1893-1983), signed lower right ($64,900).

Watercolor, India ink and pastel on paper by Joan Miro shoots to $64,900 at Cottone Auctions

  • Cottone Auctions
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  • March 30, 2018

GENESEO, N.Y. – Tiffany led the list of top lots at Cottone Auctions’ two-day Spring Fine Art & Antiques Auction held March 23rd and 24th, as a rare Tiffany Studios ‘Bamboo’ leaded glass and ...

Easily the top lot of the auction was the set of French fauteuils a la reine armchairs, circa 1755-1760, which sold for $225,000.

Gorgeous pair of French 18th century fauteuils a la reine armchairs sells for $225,000 at Nye & Company auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • March 26, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – A gorgeous pair of French 18th century Louis XV giltwood fauteuils à la reine sold for $225,000 at an Estate Treasures Auction held March 14th and 15th by Nye & Company ...

Rare Polish Star Wars one-sheet movie poster from 1978, unrestored.

Rare, dazzling, vintage posters will be offered in Weiss Auctions' April 19 sale

  • Philip Weiss Auctions
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  • March 23, 2018

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Frank Sinatra’s original signed fingerprint card from his arrest in New Jersey in 1938, pre-fame, on a morals charge, and a studio multi-track master two-inch tape with eight ...

Oil on canvas floral painting from 1915 by Mary B.  Leisz (Am., b.  1876, death year unknown), important because Leisz only painted still lifes very early in her career.

Floral still life painting from 1915 by Mary B.Leisz will be part of a live TV auction on March 29th

  • The Renaissance Auction Group
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  • March 20, 2018

READING, Pa. – Berks Community Television has announced the next airing of its hit program Auction Action on BCTV – a unique show that brings live auctions right into the living rooms of viewers. ...

Herbert Haseltine (1877-1962) 'Ralla'

Brunk Auctions Announces The Estate of Elizabeth Dunn Clark

  • Brunk Auctions
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  • March 19, 2018

On the weekend of May 12, 2018, Brunk Auctions will offer at auction The Estate of Elizabeth Dunn Clark, Springfield Farm, Middleburg, Virginia. Over 300 lots from the Estate will be sold, ...

Fusion Art Announces 2nd Annual Black & White Art Competition www.fusionartps.com

2nd Annual Black & White Art Competition Announced by Fusion Art

  • Fusion Art
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  • March 18, 2018

Fusion Art is pleased to announce it is now accepting entries for the 2nd Annual Black & White international online art competition. For this open competition, artists, worldwide, are ...

A handcrafted cello by Leandro Bisiach (Italian, 1864-1946), in the “Grand Pattern Amati” style, circa 1890, is one of two Italian cellos in this sale.

Choice Clocks, Cellos And Fine Art At Fontaine’s Auction Gallery March 24

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • March 16, 2018

Surprises and choice items will abound in Fontaine’s Auction Gallery’s antiques and fine art auction on Saturday, March 24, at 11 am. From not one but three hand crafted Italian cellos to a rare ...

Lot 230: Sir Philip Sidney, The Defence of Poesie, unauthorized first edition, London, 1595.  Sold March 8, 2018 for $149,000, a record for the work.

Defence of Poesie Reaches $149K at Swann Galleries

  • Swann Galleries
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  • March 14, 2018

On March 8, Swann Galleries held an auction of Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books, coinciding with the opening of Rare Book Week in New York City. With 94% of offered lots sold, ...

The top lot of the auction was this massive 19th century Chinese archaic poem scroll painting, 24 feet wide by 29 inches tall ($72,500).

Massive 24-foot-wide Chinese poem scroll painting soars to $72,500 at Bruneau & Co.'s March 3rd auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • March 16, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – A gigantic 19th century Chinese archaic poem scroll painting – 24 feet wide by 29 inches tall – sailed past its estimate of $800-$1,200 to command $72,500 at Bruneau & Co. ...

Oil on canvas portrait painting of George Washington, done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817), 25 inches by 20 inches (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

Portrait painting of George Washington done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817) will be in Crescent City's March 24-25 estates auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • March 15, 2018

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A portrait painting of George Washington done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817), an oil painting titled Native American Bow Hunting by H. Irving Marlatt (Am., ...

Oil on canvas painting by Theodore Robinson (Am., 1852-1896), titled On the Seine, artist signed lower left, 22 inches by 15 inches ($7,250).

Oil painting by Theodore Robinson (Am., 1852-1896), titled On the Seine, realizes $7,250 at Weiss Auctions

  • Philip Weiss Auctions
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  • March 07, 2018

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A copy of Detective Comics #29 (July 1939), bought by the consignor at a tag sale for $20, gaveled for $53,675 at a two-day auction held February 14th and 15th by Weiss Auctions, ...