Two original signed gouache on paper paintings by the French-born Russian artist Erte (1892-1990) will be sold, to include this mesmerizing work (est.  $2,000-$6,000).

Pair of original artworks hand-signed by Erte (1892-1990) will be part of Auction Life's May 7th sale

  • Auction Life
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  • April 24, 2017

BOCA RATON, Fla. – A pair of original artworks hand-signed by the French-born Russian artist Erte (1892-1990), a huge fossil mural from the Green River region of southwestern Wyoming, a 10-acre ...

Fusion Art Announces International "Nude" Online Art Competition www.fusionartps.com

Fusion Art Announces International "Nude" Online Art Competition

  • Fusion Art
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  • April 22, 2017

Fusion Art is pleased to announce it is now accepting submissions for “Nude”, its third quarterly international online juried art exhibition. The gallery invites painting, drawing, photography ...

Fusion Art's 2nd Annual "Cityscapes" International Art Competition www.fusionartps.com

2nd Annual "Cityscapes" International Art Competition Announced by Fusion Art

  • Fusion Art
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  • April 22, 2017

Fusion Art is pleased to announce it is now accepting submissions for its 2nd Annual “Cityscapes” international online juried art exhibition. For this competition artists and photographers ...

Detail of “Pursuit of Happiness” on the Sussex Declaration.  West Sussex Record Office Add Mss 8981.

Harvard Researchers Discover a Second Copy of Declaration of Independence

  • April 21, 2017

A duo of researchers at Harvard (Danielle Allen and Emily Sneff) have uncovered a parchment manuscript of the Declaration of Independence, which they have dated, based on material evidence, to the ...

RARE ENGLISH OAK BURL SLED-BASED COFFEE TABLE, 1982.  VERY RARE SLED-BASED COFFEE TABLE WITH SPECTACULAR AND UNCOMMON ENGLISH OAK BURL TOP AND BASE, 1982.  62" WIDE X 21" DEEP X 14" HIGH

George Nakashima: Rare & Unique Works at Moderne Gallery

  • April 21, 2017

Moderne Gallery has been at the forefront of the market for George Nakashima’s works for the past 32 years. A new exhibition and sale -- George Nakashima: Rare & Unique Works -- will be on ...

Athalie Taylor Solo Art Series

Digital Artist Athalie Taylor Awarded a Solo Art Exhibition

  • Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery
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  • April 15, 2017

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery is very pleased to announce that Athalie Taylor has been awarded a month-long solo art exhibition on their site. Athalie Taylor and her digital abstract ...

Artist Unknown, France, Bracelet, 1820–30, amethysts and gold; Petit Palais, Musée des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris, ODUT 01955; © Petit Palais / Roger-Viollet.  See Bijoux Parisiens: French Jewelry from the Petit Palais, Paris at Joslyn Art Museum, June 4–September 10, 2017

Bijoux Parisiens: French Jewelry from the Petit Palais, Paris

  • April 21, 2017

Throughout history, jewelry has served both functional and decorative purposes, reflecting not only the patron’s particular values and interests, but also the social, political, and economic ...

Large Chinese Huanghuali Recessed Leg Table, 17th / 18th Century

Lark Mason Associates Achieves Over $1.65 Million For Asian Works of Art

  • April 21, 2017

Lark Mason Associates’ online auction of Asian Works of Art concluded on April 18th with an impressive result totaling over $1,650,000 for 66 lots selling out of 84 offered. The sale was previewed ...

Catawba Wine bitters bottle with embossed grapes, circa 1860-1866, with overall crudity and pontiled variant, making it the finest example known ($18,400).

Beautiful western bottles from the 1800s soar to record prices at American Bottle Auctions

  • American Bottle Auctions
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  • April 21, 2017

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A Lacour’s Sarsapariphere Western bitters bottle, made circa 1866-1875, the early variant number one and in a color that is highly desirable to collectors, and an E. G. Lyons ...

Charles Fasoldt's Patent Inverted Dial Regulator, Albany, for H.  Eckert, Troy, New York, c.  1865 (Lot 70, Estimate: $60,000-80,000)

Back to the Future: Skinner Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments Auction Features Mechanical Marvels, April 28

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • April 20, 2017

Skinner, Inc. is pleased to present an auction of Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments on Friday, April 28 at 10 AM in Marlborough, MA. Robert Cheney, Director of Clocks, comments that the ...

Raphaelle Peale, Orange and Book, c.  1817, Oil on canvas, the Frank and Michelle Hevrdejs Collection.  Thomas R.  Dubrock, photographer.

A Feast for the Eyes: 200 Years of American Still-Life Painting from the Hevrdejs Collection

  • April 21, 2017

Featuring rarely seen works by major American artists—including James Peale, John F. Peto, Thomas Hart Benton, Georgia O’Keeffe and Andrew Wyeth—this traveling exhibition, at the Memphis Brooks ...

John Ruskin (British, 1819-1900) sunset, distant view of Abbeville and St.  Wulfran church, watercolor over pencil enhanced with bodycolor

CRN AUCTIONS, INC., ANNUAL SPRING AUCTION

  • CRN Auctions, Inc.
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  • April 20, 2017

CRN Auctions, Inc. of Cambridge, MA will be holding their Annual Spring Auction at their gallery at 57 Bay State Road on Sunday, April 30 at 11 a.m. Offered is the usual eclectic mix of American, ...

Charles E.  Chambers 1883-1945

Historic Artists at Salmagundi Club

  • Alexander Katlan Conservator Inc
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  • May 9, 2017

Patrons' Gallery, May 12, 2017 - May 20, 2017, Salmagundi Club 47 Fifth Ave., NYC 212 255-7740 This exhibition and sale of fine oil paintings from a private collection includes Historic American ...

Artist Charles E.  Chambers (1883-1945) Night Scene, Oil/Linen

Historic Artists at Salmagundi Club

  • May 11, 2017

Historic Artists At Salmagundi Club 47 Fifth Ave. NYC  Tel 212 255-7740 From a Private Collection and Ateliers Patrons Gallery, May 12, 2017 to May 20, 2017 This exhibition and sale of fine ...

Christina Prescott-Walker

Christina Prescott-Walker Named New Chairman of Asia Week New York

  • April 19, 2017

Christina Prescott-Walker has been named the new Chairman of Asia Week New York, the collaboration of over 4-dozen international Asian art galleries, five major auction houses, and numerous museums ...

Tête d’Homme Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Oil on canvas Signed lower right ‘Picasso’ and dated on the reverse ‘2.4.65.IV’ 1965

TEFAF New York Spring Offers First Look at its Inaugural Fair, May 4-8, 2017

  • April 19, 2017

TEFAF NEW YORK SPRING OFFERS FIRST LOOK AT DEBUT FAIR FOCUSING ON MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART & DESIGN  May 4-8, 2017 at the Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY TEFAF New York has released a ...

Marc Porter

Marc Porter Exits Sotheby's, Returns to Christie's as Chairman, Americas

  • April 19, 2017

Christie’s announced Wednesday the appointment of Marc Porter as Chairman, Americas, reporting into Guillaume Cerutti, Chief Executive Officer. He will lead the region’s expanding client and ...

Agnes Gund, Studio in a School

STUDIO IN A SCHOOL CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF ARTS EDUCATION

  • April 20, 2017

Leaders within the art, education, business and society communities come together to celebrate arts education  When Agnes Gund, philanthropist and President Emerita of The Museum of Modern Art, ...

Vladimir Kagan Trisymmetric Coffee Table

Popularity of Modern Design Still High as Clarke Offers 100+ Lots in April

  • Clarke Auction
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  • April 19, 2017

The modern design offering of nearly 100 lots for April 23rd follows a wildly successful March auction in which a pair of Gio Ponti commodes realized $40,000. The success of a collection of Paul ...

Imperial Guardian Lion Mystery Clock, 1929; Produced by Maurice Couet (French, 1885-1963) for Cartier (Paris, France); Carved nephrite, enamel, gold, cabochon emeralds, cabochon rubies, carved citrine, rose-cut diamonds, carved coral, pearls, platinum; 17 × 9.3 × 16.2 cm (6 11/16 × 3 11/16 × 6 3/8 in.); Photo: Doug Rosa

Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection

  • April 19, 2017

“Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection” at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum features more than 100 extraordinary examples of luxury ...