This Mills Violano Virtuoso antique music machine sold for $34,100 at an auction held Nov.  22-24 by Stanton's Auctioneers in Charlotte, Mich.

Mills Violano Virtuoso antique music machine brings $34,100 at Stanton's Nov. 22-24 auction

  • Stanton's Auctioneers
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  • January 26, 2015

CHARLOTTE, Mich. – A Mills Violano Virtuoso soared to $34,100 and a Cremona Orchestral “K” nickelodeon went for $33,000 at a fall auction of antique music machines and related items held Nov. ...

John Himmelfarb, Hero, 2010, acrylic on canvas, 66 x 90 in.

Workhorse that delivered American Dream featured in "John Himmelfarb: TRUCKS"

  • January 24, 2015

Chicago-based artist John Himmelfarb's exhibition, "TRUCKS," will be on view at Auburn University's Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art from Saturday, Jan. 24, through Sunday, May 10. The survey ...

O.  Gail Poole, "I Saw the Light"

AN UNTAMED ARTIST’S WORK ROARS BACK TO LIFE: Late Oklahoma painter O. Gail Poole gains new attention thanks to daughter’s efforts

  • January 22, 2015

As one of Oklahoma’s most prolific and adventurous artists, O. Gail Poole never stayed in one place long enough for anyone to build a box around him. The only constant was his unerring skill with a ...

Installation photo.

Winter Collective Exhibition | UNIX Gallery through January 31, 2015

  • January 23, 2015

Winter Collective Exhibition, featuring eighteen works by Engels, Alfredo Scaroina, and KwangHo Shin, is on view at UNIX Gallery New York, 532 W 24th St., through January 31st, 2015. Art ...

Herb Alpert and Richard Mayhew HARMONIC RHYTHMS February 19th through April 4th, 2015, at ACA Galleries.

Herb Alpert and Richard Mayhew: HARMONIC RHYTHMS to open at ACA Galleries

  • January 22, 2015

ACA Galleries in New York will present its forthcoming exhibition, Herb Alpert and Richard Mayhew: Harmonic Rhythms, from February 19 through April 4, 2015.  Primarily known for his ...

Robert Rauschenberg (U.S.A., 1925–2008), Drawing for Stoned Moon Book, 1970.  Photo collage with watercolor and colored pencil on illustration board.  Lent by Robert Rauschenberg Foundation.  © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation / licensed by VAGA, New York, NY.  Photo by Glenn Steigelman.

Cantor Exhibition Presents Rarely Seen Art by Robert Rauschenberg Documenting First Manned Flight to the Moon

  • January 22, 2015

Loose in Some Real Tropics: Robert Rauschenberg’s “Stoned Moon” Projects, 1969–70, is on view through March 16, 2015, at Stanford University's Cantor Arts Center. In the early 1960s, the ...

Edgar Degas’ 1885 oil on canvas, Scène de ballet, is to be offered at the Impressionist & Modern Art auction on February 3, 2015 at Bonhams

Edgar Degas' Ground-breaking Scène de ballet Offered at Auction

  • January 22, 2015

Edgar Degas’ 1885 oil on canvas, Scène de ballet, is to be offered at the Impressionist & Modern Art auction on February 3, 2015 at Bonhams New Bond Street salesroom in London. The work, a ...

Suit of Armor Edo period (1615–1868), late 18th or early 19th century Iron, doeskin, and lacquer Museum Purchase, 1892.2783

Cincinnati meets Japan with Masterpieces of Japanese Art, Feb. 15 - Aug. 30, 2015

  • Cincinnati Art Museum
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  • January 22, 2015

CINCINNATI – The Cincinnati Art Museum is home to one of the oldest and most extensive Japanese art collections among all U.S. museums. Masterpieces of Japanese Art, on view Feb. 14 - Aug. 30, ...

H.A.  and Margret Rey


  • January 21, 2015

Margret and H.A. Rey, authors of the Curious George children’s book series and former summer residents of Waterville Valley, New Hampshire, were artists and adventurers, historians and naturalists, ...

Eugène Delacroix, Portrait of Charles de Verninac, ca.  1826.  Oil on canvas, 24 ¼ x 19 7/8 in.  (61.6 x 50.5 cm).  FAMSF, museum purchase, Roscoe and Margaret Oakes Income Fund, 2014.80

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco Acquire Collection’s First Painting by Eugène Delacroix

  • January 21, 2015

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco are pleased to announce the acquisition of the Portrait of Charles de Verninac, by Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798–1863). This is the first painting by the ...

This Photograph Is My Proof, 1967.  Duane Michals.  Gelatin silver print with hand-applied text.  The Henry L.  Hillman Fund.  Courtesy of Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh.

PEM Presents Major Retrospective of Trailblazing American Photographer

  • January 21, 2015

The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) presents Storyteller: The Photographs of Duane Michals, the first major U.S. retrospective of the artist’s work in 20 years.  Through image sequences, multiple ...

Banksy, Flower Thrower, 2003

The Steve Lazarides Collection of Banksy Prints Hits Auction Block

  • January 21, 2015

A collection of 30 Banksy prints owned by the English gallery owner, Steve Lazarides, formerly the agent of the celebrated graffiti artist, is to be auctioned as part of Founded 1793, the ...

Lillian Nassau in her gallery on Third Avenue, circa 1962

Lillian Nassau LLC Celebrates its 70th Year

  • Lillian Nassau LLC
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  • January 22, 2015

Lillian Nassau LLC, world-renowned specialists in the work of Louis Comfort Tiffany and Tiffany Studios, celebrates its 70th anniversary this year.  Lillian Nassau opened her antiques shop in ...

Lot 638: Federico Armijo, Tambour desk, $3,500 – 4,500.

Paul Evans, Wendell Castle, George Nakashima, Harry Bertoia, Robert Arneson, and Lino Tagliapietra Among Highlights of Rago's February 13-15 Auctions

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • January 21, 2015

Lambertville, NJ: On Friday, February 13th, Saturday February 14th, and Sunday February 15th, the Rago Arts and Auction Center will hold its auction of Early 20th Century Decorative Arts and Modern ...

Didier Ltd.  Niki de Saint Phalle.  18ct gold and enamel necklace, GEM Montebello.  1973.


  • Winter Antiques Show
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  • January 21, 2015

Monumental sculpture by Harry Bertoia, furniture by influential studio maker Tage Frid, paintings by American masters Charles Sheeler and Horace Pippin, and artists’ jewelry by Salvador Dali and ...

William Pachner // The Forrest 1961 // Oil on canvas // 50.5 x 42.75 inches

Abstract Expressionist William Pachner Exhibition at Mindy Solomon Gallery

  • January 20, 2015

2015 marks the 100th year of life for painter William Pachner—a journey that can be measured in concert with the chronology of his work. Wholly authentic in his visual musings, his trajectory ...

Rendering of Scottsdale's Museum of the West

Western Spirit: Scottsdale's Museum of the West Opens its Doors to Public

  • January 20, 2015

Shining like a desert star in the heart of historic Old Town Scottsdale, Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West will be a premier cultural destination in a locale that has been called “The ...

(From left to right) Penny Lancaster and Rod Stewart; Nico Landrigan, Carolina Herrera, Harry Fane and Reinaldo Herrera Guevara at the Verdura stand; Clive Owen at the Jaeger-LeCoultre stand

Masterpiece London Announces Additions to 2015 Exhibitor List

  • January 20, 2015

Masterpiece London 2015, taking place at the Royal Hospital Chelsea from 25 June – 1 July (Preview on 24 June), is delighted to announce significant additions to this year’s Fair; London’s renowned ...

Reginald Marsh (American, 1898–1954), Wooden Horses (detail), 1936, tempera on board; 24 x 40 inches, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, The Dorothy Clark Archibald and Thomas L.  Archibald Fund, The Krieble Family Fund for American Art, The American Paintings Purchase Fund, and The Ella Gallup Sumner and Mary Catlin Sumner Collection Fund, 2013.1.1

America's Oldest Public Art Museum to Present First Exhibition Exploring Coney Island in Visual Art

  • January 19, 2015

“Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861–2008”—the first major exhibition to use visual art as a lens to explore the lure that Coney Island exerted on American culture over a ...

Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida, By the Seashore, Valencia, 1908.  Oil on canvas.  Museum Purchase with Funds Provided by the Legler Benbough Foundation, 2014.133.

San Diego Museum of Art Acquires Two Major Spanish Artworks

  • January 19, 2015

The San Diego Museum of Art has acquired two major paintings, St. Francis in Prayer in a Grotto by Francisco de Zurbarán and By the Seashore, Valencia by Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida. These ...