An important and large Sèvres porcelain plaque: The Mystic Marriage of St.  Catherine painted by Abraham Constantin after the painting by Correggio dated 1819.  Sold $152,500


  • June 14, 2013

LOS ANGELES — Bonhams is pleased to report that two pieces in the June 10 Fine European Furniture & Decorative Arts auction sold in excess of 10x their pre-auction low estimates: an important ...

Predoctoral fellow Kathleen Reinhardt (left), of the Freie Universität Berlin, and an advisor review artwork at the 2012 Terra Summer Residency, in Giverny, France.  Photo: Mads Vonli.

Terra Foundation Announces Winners of 2013 International Academic Awards & Fellowships

  • June 13, 2013

Today, the Terra Foundation for American Art announced the winners of its 2013 international academic awards and fellowships, including Julia Bailey, a doctoral student at University College ...

Original oil painting depicting the 1914 Kentucky Derby, done in 1963 by Haddon Sundblom.

Oil painting by Haddon Sundblom expected to headline Ahlers & Ogletree auction, Aug. 4

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • June 14, 2013

 (ATLANTA, Ga.) – An original oil painting by the renowned magazine and commercial illustrator Haddon “Sunny” Sundblom (Mich./Ill., 1899-1976), done in 1963 and depicting the 1914 Kentucky ...

Frederick H.  Rhead/Agnes Rhead/University City Squat Bowl.  Sold for: $55,000

Paul Evans Sells for $187,500; Frederick Rhead Bowl Sells for $55,000 in Rago's $4.5 Million Dollar 20th/21st C. Design Auction, June 8th and 9th

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • June 13, 2013

Rago Arts and Auction Center’s 20th /21st C. Design sale brought $4.46 million on June 8 and 9, 2013. “The sale as a whole did very well, hammering at 98% of its aggregate low estimate,” said ...

Tom Wesselmann, Monica Nude with Cezanne, 1994

Works by Albers to Wesselmann Entice Buyers at Art Basel

  • June 12, 2013

By the end of the second VIP preview day of Art Basel, Alan Cristea Gallery enjoyed consistently excellent sales, having sold works by each of the artists on display in their booth.  Works ...

Carl Frederick Gaertner (1898-1952) Seated Nude, Oil on canvas.

Fine Art and Furniture Featured at Gray’s Early Summer Sale

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • June 12, 2013

Gray’s Auctioneers starts summer off in style with the Fine Art, Furniture and Decorations Auction, on June 26th. The auction features a collection of paintings, drawings and fine art prints, as ...

Call for Entries for Visual Teaching Artists in Miami Due June 30, 2013 for September Opening Exhibition

“Art Touches Lives” – 2nd Annual Teaching Artist Exhibit at ACND Gallery of Art: Call for Entries

  • June 11, 2013

The ACND Gallery of Art at Archbishop Curley Notre Dame Prep announces a “Call for Entries” for teaching artists working at elementary/middle schools near Miami’s art districts. Entrants should ...

Important Wythe Co., Virginia paint-decorated poplar blanket chest dated 1802 in excellent original condition.  Of the roughly two dozen decorated Wythe Co.  blanket chests known, this is the only example that incorporates both the astragal and the rectangular panels; it was designated the “transition chest” by Moore.  Published: J.  Roderick Moore, “Painted chests from Wythe County, Virginia,” Antiques 122, no.  3 (September 1982), p.  521, fig.  6.  Estimate: $20,000-30,000.


  • June 11, 2013

Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates’ June Americana, Fine & Decorative Arts sale on June 22 includes some of the strongest material the auction house has offered in years. The sale includes ...

Fantasy, 2013

"The Nomad: Memory of the Future" from Sculptor and Artist Dashi Namdakov

  • June 11, 2013

June 16-30, 2013 Largest US Exhibition To Date On View at National Arts Club During 11th Annual Russian Heritage Month ® NEW YORK—The Russian American Foundation is pleased to present The ...

Lincoln letter sold at Charlton Hall Auctions for $18,720 (including 17% Buyer’s Premium).

Abraham Lincoln Letter Appraised on Antiques Roadshow Sells at Auction

  • June 11, 2013

A letter written and signed by Abraham Lincoln months prior to his election as President of the United States recently sold in South Carolina at auction for $18,720 (including 17% Buyer’s ...

Pristowscheg, Spectru, 2012, High Definition Print on Metal, 36x36 in

Extracts of Life - Pristowscheg at Nina Torres Fine Art, Miami

  • June 11, 2013

Extracts of Life - Pristowscheg at Nina Torres Fine Art Exhibition: June  Contemporary Duration of the Show: June, 6-28, 2013   June Contemporary is the recent event of a ...

Offered at Bonhams on July 10, 2013, is "The Ionian Dance" by Sir Edward John Poynter.  Estimate: £300,000-£400,000

'Lost' Victorian Painting Rediscovered After 100 Years in Hiding

  • June 10, 2013

An important 19th century painting has come to light that recalls images of sexuality in Pompeii, a subject that shocked audiences in Victorian England. The Ionian Dance by Sir Edward John ...

 Aaron Taylor Kuffner, The Gamelatron.


  • June 10, 2013

The Gamelatron Bunga Kota (Flower of the City) by Aaron Taylor Kuffner   June 6-30, 2013 785 Eighth Avenue (at 48th Street)   The Installation is Curated by The Clocktower ...

Landscape, Frank Vincent Dumond, oil on canvas, collection of the Lyman Allyn Art Museum

Old Lyme Landscapes and Celebrating Lyme’s Beauty: Two Exhibitions of Local Landscapes

  • June 5, 2013

The Lyme Art Association will be hosting two concurrent exhibitions highlighting the local landscape.  The first to open, Old Lyme Landscapes: A Salute to Our Founders, will be displayed from ...

Houghton Hall in Norfolk is an important Palladian building.  The architects were Colen Campbell, who began the building, James Gibbs, who added the domes, and William Kent.

“Houghton Revisited: The Walpole Masterpieces from Catherine The Great’s Hermitage”.

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • June 10, 2013

ART ANTIQUES LONDON LECTURE PROGRAMME. Panel Discussion “Houghton – Revisited: The Walpole Masterpieces from Catherine The Great’s Hermitage.” Chaired by The Hon Anna Somers Cocks OBE (Chief ...

Pieter Brueghel the Younger (1564 – 1637/8), “Spring.” Oil on panel, 16 1/2 by 22 1/2 in.; 41.9 by 57.2 cm.

New York Fine Art Appraisers Sees Old Master Paintings Consignment Soar at Sotheby’s

  • June 7, 2013

Pieter Breughel the Younger’s “Spring” more than tripled its low estimate of $700,000 and fetched $2.3 million at Sotheby’s Old Master paintings sale on June 6, 2013.  The Breughel was ...

Neil Goldberg, SURFACING

June's Midnight Moment Features New Film By Neil Goldberg that Captures Subway Riders as they Emerge Onto NYC Streets

  • May 30, 2013

Monthly Program from the Times Square Advertising Coalition and Times Square Arts June 2013, every night from 11:57pm – midnight (New York, N.Y.)  May 30, 2013 ––  A video ...

In Good Company Exhibition

  • Quidley & Company Fine Art
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  • June 7, 2013

(Boston) – Quidley & Company Fine Art.  This year marks our 4th annual ‘In Good Company’ exhibition celebrating the best of our artists’ styles, craftsmanship, and vision. Twenty- nine ...

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669), Self Portrait with Plumed Cap and Lowered Sabre, 1634.  Etching and drypoint, 5 x 4 1/2 in.

Princeton University Art Museum Presents Faces and Facets: Recent Acquisitions

  • June 6, 2013

50 exceptional new acquisitions demonstrate range and depth of Museum’s collections and include major works by Rembrandt, Smithson, Schwitters, Wilke and many others PRINCETON, NJ—This summer ...

An antique diamond ring, circa 1900, set with a heart-shaped diamond, weighing 5.05 carats.  Est.  $50,000-70,000

I Think I'm In Love! Rare Heart-Shaped Diamond Ring Up For Auction At Bonhams New York

  • June 6, 2013

NEW YORK – An unusual heart-shaped antique diamond ring (est. $50,000-70,000) will be one of many highlights in Bonhams June 19 Fine Jewelry auction in New York. The ring, made circa 1900, is ...