KPM Porcelain Plaque with Depiction of Ruth, Germany, late 19th/early 20th century (Lot 451, Estimate $3,000-5,000)

Skinner Presents April Auction of Fine Silver, European Furniture & Decorative Arts

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • March 23, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will present an auction of European Furniture & Decorative Arts & Fine Silver in its Boston Gallery on Friday, April 7 at 10AM. With over 650 lots on offer, the ...

Large oil portrait painting by the noted American artist William McGregor Paxton (Am., 1869-1941).

Large oil portrait painting by William McGregor Paxton (Am., 1869-1941) will be auctioned March 24-26

  • John McInnis Auctioneers
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  • March 20, 2017

AMESBURY, Mass. – An important Revolutionary War sword and scabbard made by John Bailey and descended in the family of patriot Francis Dana (1743-1811), a pair of circa 1820 floor globes by Cary of ...

Audubon elephant folio "Carolina Parrot", estimated at $65,000/85,000

Important Scrimshaw, Audubons, Contemporary Art Headline Eldred's Spring Americana Auction

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • March 13, 2017

East Dennis, Mass. – Scrimshaw from the Thomas Mittler Collection, widely regarded as the best private scrimshaw collection to come on the market in 30 years, is the centerpiece of Eldred’s Spring ...

"Lotus in the Wind," Zhang Daqian.  Dated 1946.  Gianguan Auctions Lot 139.

Friday is Last Day to Preview Gianguan Auctions' Asia Week Sale

  • March 9, 2017

Friday, March 10, is the final day to preview the Chinese and Korean works of art in Gianguan Auctions' Asia Week sale. The action takes place on Saturday, March 11, at the midtown gallery, 39 W. ...

Unsigned oil on canvas portrait of George Washington, attributed to Thomas Sully (Br./Am., 1783-1872), 37 inches by 33 inches, framed (est.  $20,000-$30,000).

Oil portrait of Washington attributed to Sully will come up for bid March 25th at Fontaine's

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • March 7, 2017

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A Seth Thomas No. 8 office double-dial calendar clock with exceptional finish and in excellent condition, and a late 18th / early 19th century English triple fusee animated ...

Ming fish jar with wucai tableau.  Jiajing six-character mark.  Gianguan Auctions Lot 97.  Pre-sale estimate: $3M.

Wucai Fish Jar and 14th C. Painting Lead Strong Field at Gianguan Auctions

  • March 6, 2017

Gianguan Auctions is holding the first sale of Asia Week on Saturday, March 11. The collections of fine Chinese ceramics, historic and contemporary scroll paintings, carved jades and personal ...

Henry Moore's Reclining Figure (circa 1935-1936), the first work by the British sculptor to enter the collection of an American art museum.

Reclining Figure by Henry Moore could bring $100,000-$150,000 at Cottone Auctions, March 25th

  • Cottone Auctions
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  • March 2, 2017

GENESEO, N.Y. -  On Saturday, March 25th, Cottone Auctions will be conducting its annual Fine Arts & Antiques Auction beginning at 11 am Eastern time.  The estimated 400 lots will include items ...

Gene Davis "Stripes (Blue)", Estimate: $40,000-$60,000

Weschler’s to Feature Two Original Works by Washington, DC Artists, Sam Gilliam and Gene Davis

  • February 27, 2017

WASHINGTON - Weschler’s, DC's only auction house, will present for sale works of art, jewelry, furniture, silver, coins, decorative art, rugs, and Asian art in its Capital Collections Estate ...

Beautiful pair of 19th century Russian icons, both depicting the Virgin Mary, to be sold as single lots with estimates of $1,000-$1,500 each.

Gorgeous 19th century Russian icons depicting the Virgin Mary will be part of Crescent City's March 11-12 auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • February 27, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A gorgeous pair of 19th century Russian icons, both depicting the Virgin Mary, plus a nine-piece carved oak Gothic-style dining room suite made in America in the 19th century, an ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with 'Sailor's Farewell' Scene, Mid-19th Century (Lot 166, Estimate: $10,000-15,000)

American Beauty: Skinner’s American Furniture & Decorative Arts auction on March 4 promises depth, breadth and surprises

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • February 21, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner Inc.’s upcoming auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts features over 500 lots, ranging from classic New England case pieces and seating furniture to exceptional ...

Qing Dynasty.  Lot 128.  Estimate on request at Gianguan Auctions.

The Back-Story on Chinese Works of Art in Gianguan March 11 Sale

  • February 17, 2017

Gianguan Auctions’ offers Asia Week buyers an impressive array of historic and contemporary Chinese paintings, ceramics, jade and stone carvings–all of which relay the ideals, accomplishments and ...

Icon of Saint Maria Kazanskya with silver leaf

Single Owner Collection And Other Fine Estates Yield Rare Eastern European And Asian Decorative Arts For Schwenke February 22nd Auction

  • February 16, 2017

On Wednesday, February 22nd at 11am, Schwenke Auctioneers will offer 648 lots of estate material featuring the lifetime collection of Dr. & Mrs. Ion Petrea and including a large collection of ...

Workbag Female Society for Birmingham for the Relief of British Negro Slaves Birmingham, England, used in Christianstown, Ireland 1827 Silk and cotton, Museum Purchase, 2016-166

African-American Heritage Heralded Through Recent Acquisitions at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg

  • January 30, 2017

With its mission to tell America’s enduring story through its material culture, the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg has actively diversified its collections over recent years and has bolstered ...

Lot 134: GIA certified 9.19 cts.  pear-shape diamond ring.  Est.  $75,000-100,000

Fine Art, Diamonds, & Colored Stones lead Grogan's February Auction

  • Grogan & Company
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  • January 31, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Grogan & Company’s February 5th auction will feature the auction house’s distinctive selection of high quality items across all collecting genres, including paintings, works on ...

From Voices of the Past: Objects from the Colonial Williamsburg Art Museums: Weathervane, Probably Wells, Maine, 1850-1880, iron, pine, paint, and gilt, gift of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, 1933.700.1

The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg Join the Prestigious Global Roster of Museums Participating in Sotheby's Museum Network

  • January 11, 2017

The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg is pleased to join the list of esteemed international museums that comprise Sotheby’s Museum Network, a new online destination that makes videos from ...