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Poster Experts Pick “Favorite Things” at International Poster Gallery’s 17th Annual Holiday Poster Show

  • December 16, 2010

Poster experts at International Poster Gallery (IPG) have assembled an unparalleled lineup of original vintage posters from around the globe for the gallery’s 17th annual holiday poster show, ...

Tony Fusco of Fusco and Four with Diane Riva, Frank Kaminski and Mary Westcott of Kaminski Auctions

Kaminski Debuts New State-of-the-Art Auction Facility With Grand Opening Party

  • December 16, 2010

Kaminski Auctions, one of Massachusetts’ premier auction houses, celebrated the Grand Opening of a new state-of-the-art auction gallery Friday, November 26, 2010.  Hundreds of fine art and ...

Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait (1819-1905), Guarding the Catch, oil on canvas, 24.5 by 29.5 inches, Estimate: $125/175,000

Important American Paintings and Prints to be offered by Copley Fine Art Auctions

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  • December 15, 2010

On January 17, Copley Fine Art Auctions will conduct its first Winter Sale, offering 430 lots of top-notch American paintings, decoys and related folk art. The first lot will cross the block at 11 ...

Thomas Cole (1801–1848) Catskill Creek, N.Y., 1845 Oil on canvas New-York Historical Society, The Robert L.  Stuart Collection, S-157

Amon Carter Museum of American Art’s 2011 Special Exhibition Schedule

  • December 15, 2010

Amon Carter Museum of American Art Director Ron Tyler announced today the special exhibition schedule for 2011, the museum’s 50th Anniversary year. From magnificent landscape paintings of the ...

Persian blue medallion with floral embroidery crazy quilt.

ELEGANT QUILT CHOICES WELCOME THE NEW YEAR - FISHER HERITAGE OFFERS LUXURIOUS VELVET, SILK ANTIQUE QUILTS

  • Fisher Heritage
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  • December 14, 2010

To herald the advent of the new (and hopefully peaceful) year, treat your senses to a luxurious antique velvet or silk quilt from Laura Fisher at the FISHER HERITAGE gallery, 305 East 61st Street, ...

Gabriele Münter (1877 Berlin - 1962 Murnau) Landschaft mit Sonnenblumen, 1910, sold for € 390.000.

Ketterer Kunst achieves its best annual results ever in 2010

  • December 14, 2010

A total result of € 26 million* is the excellent final figure for Ketterer Kunst‘s 2010 business year.  “This time we even exceeded the top result of 2007, which was the record year in our ...

Portrait of a Young Man, c.  1613–15, by Peter Paul Rubens.  Oil on panel.  Private collection.

STERLING AND FRANCINE CLARK ART INSTITUTE TO INVESTIGATE EUROPEAN PORTRAITURE IN THE EXHIBITION EYE TO EYE

  • December 14, 2010

A special exhibition of European portrait painting, featuring works by master artists from the late fifteenth century through the early nineteenth century, will be on view at the Sterling and ...

Elizabeth Enders, Ocean Blue Memory, 2009, oil on canvas, 60 x 60 in.

Elizabeth Enders: Recent Paintings and Watercolors on view at diane birdsall gallery, January 8th through February 19th, 2011

  • December 14, 2010

diane birdsall gallery is pleased to announce its newest exhibition and sale of recent work by New York artist and New London native Elizabeth Enders. An opening reception for Elizabeth Enders: ...

Lot 92 An Antique American Hook Rug l: 5'10" w: 2'8", estimate $ 800-1,200

Illuminating antique rugs, runners and carpets finish out Gray’s 2010 auction offerings on December 16th

  • December 13, 2010

Gray’s Auctioneers & Appraisers complete 2010 with a magnificent selection of antique Persian, Turkish, Chinese and European rugs, runners, carpets and embroidered panels at their auction on ...

Thomas Hart Benton's "Swing Your Partner,' 1945.  From Questroyal Fine Art.

ART AND ANTIQUE DEALERS LEAGUE OF AMERICA (AADLA) ANNOUNCES NEW SPRING SHOW NYC AT PARK AVENUE ARMORY TO BENEFIT THE ASPCA, APRIL 27, 2011

  • December 13, 2010

The Art and Antique Dealers League of America (AADLA) has announced that the opening night benefit preview for its inaugural Spring Show NYC, at the Park Avenue Armory on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 ...

Legg Mason's Caio Fonseco

Baltimore's Harbor East is Home to International Art Collection

  • Myers Contemporary
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  • December 12, 2010

Myers Contemporary/Atlantic Arts, a Maryland-based art consulting and project management firm, has begun work on its second art commission in Baltimore’s Harbor East development. With the Legg ...

Catlin's North American Indian Portfolio.  Hunting Scenes and Amusements of the Rocky Mountains and Praries of America.  London: Geo.  Catlin, 1844.  Sold for $91,000.

Bonhams Sets New Records Totaling Over $4 Million With 100% of Lots Sold At American Experience Sale

  • December 9, 2010

Bonhams' "American Experience: 1630-1890" auction on Thursday, December 2, 2010, was a huge success totaling over $4 million with 100% of the lots sold; several lots reaching world record prices. ...

Screenshot of Christie's new iPAD app.

HOLIDAY SHOPPING MADE EVEN EASIER AT CHRISTIE’S WITH FREE APP OPTIMIZED FOR THE iPAD

  • December 9, 2010

  As the holiday shopping season reaches its fever pitch, Christie's International, the world's leading art business, is pleased to announce the availability of its new, free App designed ...

A classic New England showcase of art and antiques, the Guilford Antiques Show is February 26-27, 2011, in Connecticut.

Guilford Antiques Show, a New England tradition, returns in February

  • December 8, 2010

As winter slowly wraps its cold fingers around us, what nicer way to cheer things up than adding a wonderful piece to your collection at the 42nd Guilford Antiques Show, February 26 and 27, 2011, ...

At the Winter Antiques Show, Donald Ellis Gallery sold this Complex Mask (Donati Studio Mask) Yup’ik; Kuskokwim Region, Alaska, circa.  1890-1905, wood, pigment, sinew, vegetal fiber, cotton thread, replaced feathers,height: 34 inches.

Donald Ellis Gallery exhibiting at Winter Antiques Show

  • December 8, 2010

Arguably the most important Native American object to be offered for sale since the 1940s will be unveiled by the Donald Ellis Gallery at the Winter Antiques Show which takes place at Park Avenue ...

World’s largest indoor antique show reveals plans for its 50th anniversary show in 2011

The Original Miami Beach Antique Show announces 2011 Show Dates to Commemorate its 50th Anniversary

  • December 8, 2010

US Antique Shows announced today that The 2011 Original Miami Beach Antique Show, will celebrate 50 successful years when it opens its doors to the public on February 3-7, 2011 at the Miami Beach ...

From Christian Deydier, a Three-colour Horse Earthenware in sancai glaze.  China, Tang Dynasty, 618 – 907.  Height: 26 in.  (66 cm) Length: 30 ¾ in.  (78,5 cm) .

ASIAN ART DEALERS, AUCTION HOUSES AND CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS JOIN FORCES FOR ASIA WEEK NEW YORK, MARCH 18-26, 2011

  • December 7, 2010

Acting under one umbrella for the first time, over thirty-five prominent Asian art specialists, five auction houses and museums throughout New York will join forces to present Asia Week New York, ...

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner's "Kinderköpfchen" achieved the sensational result of 1.740.000 euros at a Ketterer Kunst auction in Munich.

Kirchner painting soars above $2 million at auction

  • December 6, 2010

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner’s (1880-1938) “Kinderköpfchen“ was sold for a mere 450 German Marks at the Stuttgarter Kunstkabinett in the early 1950s. It had not been offered on the market since then, ...

An impressive Louis XV style, gilt-bronze mounted marquetry inlaid and bisque porcelain inset bureau plat.  Maison Krieger after the bureau du roi by J.  -F.  Oeben and J.  -H.  Riesener, circa 1900.  Estimate: $300,000-400,000.

FINE CONTINENTAL FURNITURE AND DECORATIVE ARTS ON OFFER AT BONHAMS

  • December 6, 2010

Bonhams is pleased to announce the upcoming sale of Fine Continental Furniture and Decorative Arts on December 7, 2010. The auction will begin at 1 p.m. at the Bonhams gallery located at 580 ...

Wendell Castle, Morning Sun, Edition of 8, 2009 gilded fiberglass, gold.  32 x 33.5 x 36".  Wexler Gallery and Barry Friedman Ltd.

SOFA CHICAGO 2010 + The Intuit Show of Folk and Outsider Art = A Resounding Success

  • December 5, 2010

For the first time ever, The Art Fair Company presented two art fairs under one roof at Chicago's historic Navy Pier: the 17th annual SOFA CHICAGO (International Sculpture Objects & Functional ...