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 ...

This oil on canvas portrait painting by Thomas Prichard Rossiter (Am., 1818-1871), showing 43 leading American businessmen from the 19th century, sold for $20,400 at the Jan.  1 New Year's Day sale.

Portrait rendering of 19th century American businessmen by Thomas Rossiter fetches $20,400 at Nadeau's

  • Nadeau's Auction Gallery
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  • January 11, 2017

WINDSOR, Conn. – A platinum three-stone diamond ring set with three emerald-cut diamonds soared to $37,200 and a Patek Philippe minute repeater chronometer watch in an 18kt gold case brought ...

A rare Chinese export tea bowl and saucer decorated with a design after the Dutch artist Cornelius Pronk, circa 1745.

A Parade of Treasures Marries Traditional With Contemporary at The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair

  • January 9, 2017

When the New York Ceramics and Glass Fair throws open its doorway on January 19, collectors, curators and design aficionados will clap eyes on all manner of bottles, beakers, jewelry, jars, vases, ...

17th century rendering of the legendary Roman figure Lucretia, attributed to the Italian artist Francisco Albani (1578-1660).

17th century painting from the estate of a Holocaust survivor will be sold at auction Jan. 22nd in Florida

  • Auction Life
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  • January 6, 2017

BOCA RATON, Fla. – A 17th century oil on canvas figural rendering, attributed to the Italian painter Francisco Albani (1578-1660) with provenance, from the estate of Holocaust survivor Edith ...

Lot 1 Edwin Mieczkowski, (b.  1929) - Untitled

Gray’s Opens 2017 Auction Season with 300 Lots Jan 18

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • January 3, 2017

Cleveland, Ohio – (January 3, 2017) Starting off the new year with a catalogue of over 300 items, Gray’s Fine Art, Furniture and Decorative Art auction will be held January 18. The sale begins with ...

Celerie Kemble

WINTER ANTIQUES SHOW ADDS DESIGNER STAR POWER WITH ANNOUNCEMENT OF 2017 HONORARY DESIGN CHAIRS

  • January 3, 2017

The Winter Antiques Show has enlisted some of the brightest stars in the world of interior design to be the Show’s Honorary Design Chairs: Jamie Drake and Caleb Anderson, Celerie Kemble, and ...

Early 20th century French gilt and patinated three-piece antique clock set by F.  Pelissier (est.  $500-$900).

Beautiful French gilt and patinated three-piece antique clock set by Pelissier to be sold Jan. 14-15

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • January 3, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A beautiful continental specimen marble center table, an early 20th century French gilt and patinated three-piece clock set by F. Pelissier, a bronze figural group by the French ...

An Important Tiffany & Co.  Sterling Silver Centerpiece, c.  1870 (Estimate $100,000-150,000)

Skinner Celebrates the New Year with Two-Day Auction of European Furniture & Decorative Arts, Fine Silver, and Ceramics

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • December 27, 2016

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. presents an outstanding two-day auction of European Furniture & Decorative Arts and Fine Silver & English Ceramics, taking place in Boston. Session I begins on ...

Group portrait oil on canvas by Thomas Prichard Rossiter (Am., 1818-1871), depicting 43 of the leading American businessmen of the 19th century (est.  $15,000-$25,000).

Oil study of prominent 19th century American businessmen by Thomas Prichard Rossiter (Am., 1818-1871) will be sold at Nadeau's, Jan. 1st

  • Nadeau's Auction Gallery
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  • December 16, 2016

WINDSOR, Conn. – A Patek Philippe minute repeater chronometer watch in an 18kt gold case, a pair of George III satinwood and tulipwood marquetry bookcase cabinets in two parts, an oil on canvas ...

Lot 2427 Magnificent Unenhanced Classic Columbian Emerald Approx.  29 cts.  Sold for: $1,030,000

$1 MILLION EMERALD SPARKS GREEN FIRE IN RAGO’S DECEMBER JEWELRY AUCTION

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • December 12, 2016

Lambertville, NJ: An unenhanced Colombian emerald weighing some 29 carats brought $1,030,000 in Rago’s $4.25 million dollar jewelry auction on December 4, 2016.  A pear-shaped diamond of ...

The Bishop from ‘The Game of Kings’ stands 12 inches tall as a plumed horse; its blinkers adorned with the alchemical symbol for silver and head bowed in respect.  Photo: Andy Scott Public Art

The Game of Kings: Bespoke Silver Chess Set by Sculptor Andy Scott

  • Andy Scott Sculptures
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  • December 1, 2016

The artist of the world’s largest equine sculptures, The Kelpies, has something more intimate but no less remarkable in mind for this holiday gift giving season. Andy Scott’s new artwork, The Game ...

Paul Jenkins, Phenomena Head of Astral Harold ($20,000-$30,000)

Weschler’s Holiday Auction Dazzles with Diamonds and Fine Art Works by Picasso and Paul Jenkins

  • December 7, 2016

WASHINGTON -  Just in time for the holidays, Weschler’s, DC's only auction house, will present for sale over 300 works of art, jewelry, silver, rugs, and Asian art in its Capital Collections ...

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Visage Bowl, Spain, c.  1955 (Estimate: $1,000-1,500)

Works by George Nakashima, Pablo Picasso, and Hans Wegner Highlight Skinner’s 20th Century Design Auction, December 15

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • December 2, 2016

BOSTON, MA – Skinner’s 20th Century Design auction on December 15 at 12PM features an impressive array of decorative arts and furniture from early 20th century through contemporary design. The ...

Bertoia, Laverne, Picasso and Large Selection of Fine Art Featured at Schwenke Auctioneers Annual Holiday Fine Estates Aucton

  • Schwenke Auctioneers
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  • November 28, 2016

On Sunday, December 4th Schwenke Auctioneers will conduct its Annual Holiday Fine Estates Auction with a remarkable offering of 792 lots consigned from several separate estates and consignors from ...

Lot 25 – A Fabergé Enameled and Carved Egg Form Pendant Necklace

December Auction at Gray’s

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • November 29, 2016

Cleveland, Ohio – (November 29, 2016) Gray’s December catalogue has a very wide variety of items from fine art, various styles of furniture, and decorative art from prominent estates throughout ...