Auction After Sale

World’s First Online Auction Platform for After-Sales Debuts

  • February 8, 2016

Unsold lots are the unspoken truth of the auction world: up to a third* of fine art items fail to sell at auction Auction After Sale aggregates unsold items from 2,500 auction houses globally ...

Lot 84, Insription.  Previously unknown seventh edition of the Bay Psalm Book, published in Boston, 1693, with provenance tied to Salem witch trial judge Jonathan Corwin, as well as descendants of John Proctor.  $221k

Salem Witch Trial Judge's Psalm Book Brings $221k at Swann

  • February 8, 2016

Swann Galleries' Book Department Director and Americana Specialist Rick Stattler remarked, "We were pleased to see an unusually large number of lots go to institutions, including a quarter of the ...

Baron Wolman, View from the audience: The Rolling Stones at Day on the Green, Oakland Coliseium Stadium, Oakland, CA, July 26, 1978.  Gelatin silver print.  Courtesy of Iconic Images/Baron Wolman.  Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution is organized and circulated by the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles, California.  On view March 17–July 5, 2016 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution

  • February 8, 2016

 In the 1960s, Bill Graham, who had been living in New York and working as a waiter, cab driver, and bit actor, drifted out to San Francisco where he landed a job as the business manager for the ...

 Seated Bodhisattva.  Korea, Joseon dynasty (1392–1910), ca.  mid-17th century.  Gilt wood, H.  20 1/4 in.  Mary Griggs Burke Collection, Gift of the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation, 2015 (2015.300.301a–c)

Celebrating Asia Week New York, The Department of Asian Art of The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Asia Week New York Association Co-host Private Reception

  • February 8, 2016

The Asia Week New York Association is pleased to announce that its annual invitation-only reception, celebrating the ten-day Asian art extravaganza that attracts international museum curators and ...

Installation view, The 1/4 Mile or 2 Furlong Piece (1981 – 98) in Robert Rauschenberg: A Retrospective, Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, 1998 – 99, Photograph by Erika Barahona Ede, © FMGB Guggenheim, Bilbao

Major Work by Robert Rauschenberg on View for the First Time in Asia this Summer

  • February 8, 2016

“There is no reason not to consider the world as one gigantic painting.” – Robert Rauschenberg, 1961   The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation has announced that the artist's The 1/4 Mile or 2 Furlong ...

Lois Mailou Jones (American 1905-1998), "Monte Carlo", Estimate: $8,000-$12,000

Elizabeth Catlett, Jacob Lawrence and Lois Mailou Jones Featured in Weschler’s February 26th African American Art Auction

  • February 9, 2016

Weschler’s Auctioneers is pleased to offer a compelling selection of African American Art featuring the Collection of Reverend Douglas E. Moore and Dr. Doris Hughes-Moore on February 26th, 2016. ...

Marcel Duchamp (French, 1887–1968) L.H.O.O.Q.  or La Joconde, 1964 (replica of 1919 original) Colored reproduction, height­ened with pencil and white gouache, Edition of 35, No.  6 (Arturo Schwartz edition) Norton Simon Museum, Gift of Virginia Dwan © Succession Marcel Duchamp / ADAGP, Paris / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York 2016

Norton Simon Exhibition Explores Duchamp's Influence on Pop Art

  • February 7, 2016

The Norton Simon Museum presents Duchamp to Pop, an exhibition (from March 4 to Aug. 29, 2016) that examines Marcel Duchamp’s potent influence on Pop Art and its leading artists, among them Andy ...

Edward S.  Curtis, An Oasis in the Badlands, 1905

Palm Springs Art Museum Debuts Several New Exhibitions

  • February 6, 2016

Palm Springs Art Museum is introducing two new exhibitions at the main museum, while the Architecture and Design Center, Edwards Harris Pavilion, recently unveiled its new exhibition and also has ...

Chul Hyun Ahn - Portal, 2013 Edition of 3 + 1AP plywood, changing LED lights, mirrors 61.5 x 61.5 x 6 inches - Represented by C.  Grimaldis Gallery

Palm Springs Fine Art Fair Showcases Post-War and Contemporary Art

  • February 6, 2016

More than doubling in attendance since launching in 2012, the Palm Springs Fine Art Fair (PSFAF) has become the buzz of the winter art season. Under new leadership from Atlanta-based Urban ...

This oil on board painting of a vase with flowers by Michael Dasburg (Am., 1887-1979) is expected to sell for $2,000-$5,000.

Oil on board painting by Michael Dasburg (Am., 1887-1979) will be sold at Converse & Company's East Meets West Auction, Feb. 19

  • Converse & Company
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  • February 5, 2016

MALVERN, Pa. – An oil on board painting of a vase with flowers by Michael Dasburg (Am., 1887-1979), a miniature platinum and diamond Cartier pendant watch over 100 years old, and a Chinese spinach ...

Van de Weghe at TEFAF 2015

TEFAF Maastricht to Launch Two New Fairs at Park Avenue Armory in New York

  • February 4, 2016

TEFAF | Maastricht, the world's foremost fair of art, antiques and design presented annually in Maastricht, Netherlands, has announced that, through a joint venture with New York based Artvest, it ...

Nikolai Astrup, Midsummer Eve Bonfire, Before 1915, Oil on canvas, 136 x 196 cm, The Savings Bank Foundation DNB/The Astrup Collection/KODE Art Museums of Bergen.  Photo © Dag Fosse/KODE

Munch's Peer, Nikolai Astrup Gets the Spotlight in First Major U.K. Exhibition

  • February 4, 2016

Dulwich Picture Gallery will present the first UK exhibition of paintings and prints by Nikolai Astrup (1880-1928), one of Norway’s finest twentieth-century artists. Along with Edvard Munch, Astrup ...

Alex Schweder, “The Sound and The Future”, 2016, Metallic vinyl and faux fur, 15' x 15' x 15'

DESIRE BOUNCING: Survey of Alex Schweder’s Performance Architecture Works, 2001- 2016, with Alejandro Campins and Nancy Mitchnick

  • Susan Grant Lewin Associates
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  • February 4, 2016

EXHIBITION DATES: February 5 – April 9, 2016 OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, February 5, 2016, 6 – 10 PM.  Wasserman Projects presents Desire Bouncing, an exhibition featuring Performance ...

Sonia Gechtoff, Goya’s Ghost, 1998, Acrylic on Canvas, 35" x 35"

Over 85 - Still Creating

  • Anita Shapolsky Gallery and Art Foundation
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  • November 12, 2015

Amaranth Ehrenhalt, Sonia Gechtoff and Liz Whitney Quisgard emerged during the Abstract Expressionist era of the 50s and 60s, and it's no exaggeration to say that they were eclipsed by their male ...

Sunil Howlader, "Festival," oil

The Lyme Art Association Presents an Exhibition in Four Acts 2016

  • February 4, 2016

Four new exhibitions, each with a different theme, will be on view in the Lyme Art Association’s beautiful historic galleries from March 4 through April 15.  A Contemporary Look, Drawing Attention, ...

Richard Edward Miller (American, 1875-1943), "Woman at her Vanity with Earring," 1910-1914, oil on canvas

AMERICAN IMPRESSIONIST PAINTING BRINGS $245,000 AT KENO AUCTIONS POP- UP WINTER SALE WITH 87% SELL-THROUGH RATE

  • February 3, 2016

Despite a week long postponement due to winter weather, Keno Auctions’ Pop-Up auction boasted an 87% sell-through rate on Sunday, January 31st. After a brief introduction by Keno Auctions ...

Victoria & Albert Museum

World’s Largest Collection of Photography to be Created at the V&A

  • February 3, 2016

An historic agreement between the Science Museum Group (SMG) and the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) in London is set to create the world’s foremost collection on the art of photography. The ...

Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Reclining Nude (Femme nue couchée) ), c.  1910 © 2015 The Barnes Foundation.

Renoir - Revered and Reviled

  • February 3, 2016

Season 3 of EXHIBITION ON SCREEN continues with a film based on the Barnes Foundation’s unrivaled collection, in cinemas nationwide from February 16, 2016. Renoir - Revered and Reviled will allow ...

Eugène Boudin’s “The Port of Bordeaux”

Works From the Private Collection of Lady Ridley-Tree Celebrate 19th Century French Culture

  • February 3, 2016

The Westmont Ridley-Tree Museum of Art in Santa Barbara, Calif., showcases work by some of the most recognized names in the annals of art history through March 19. “Barbizon, Realism, and ...

Lot 1: Tiffany Studios Dragonfly Hanging Shade, $75,000 – 100,000

Work by Paul Evans, George Nakashima, Phil Powell, Tiffany Studios, Pierre-Adrien Dalpayrat, Peter Voulkos, and Dale Chihuly among Highlights of Rago's February 26-28 Auctions

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • February 3, 2016

On Friday, February 26, Saturday, February 27, and Sunday, February 28, the Rago Arts and Auction Center will hold six auctions of Early 20th Century and Modern Design. Una Buona Vita…A Private ...