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 ...

Vincent Van Gogh, A Pair of Shoes, One shoe upside down, 1887, oil on canvas, Private Collection

Van Gogh in Paris

  • June 6, 2013

Eykyn Maclean will present Van Gogh in Paris in September 2013; a landmark exhibition exploring the years from 1886 to 1888 when Van Gogh was living and working in Paris. This period was paramount ...

A drawing by Gustav Klimt’s is to be offered by Emanuel Von Baeyer during London Art Week in June.  Art historians believe that the drawing of a young girl, referred to as ‘Annerl’, is of Klimt’s little sister, Anna, who had died 10 years previously.  The drawing is believed to have been drawn after a photograph and is the main drawing used for the motif of the young girl in “Dance” in the ceiling painting of the auditorium of the Municipal Theatre in Karlsbad (Karoly Vary).

London Art Week: New Initiative Provides Platform for Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture in the City’s most Prestigious Galleries and Auction Houses

  • June 5, 2013

London Art Week is an exciting joint venture that unites Master Paintings Week and Master Drawings and Sculpture Week (formerly Master Drawings London). The new collaboration will provide a ...

 Kandinsky, Untitled 1918, image courtesy Keitelman Gallery, Brussels

THE SALON: ART + DESIGN RETURNS TO THE PARK AVENUE ARMORY NOVEMBER 14-18

  • June 5, 2013

The Salon: Art + Design which premiered to rave reviews last November is returning this year for its second edition.   The Salon, run by eminent New York fair organizer, Sanford Smith in ...

Madonna Laboris by Nikolai Roerich (Russian, 1874-1947) sold to a bidder on the telephone for £7.9million, setting a new world record price for the artist and a record price for Russian art, at Bonhams on June 5, 2013.

Roerich Painting Becomes Most Expensive Russian Artwork Ever Sold at Auction

  • June 5, 2013

Russian art returned to fighting form at Bonhams with a record-breaking Russian sale on June 5, 2013, totalling £12,384,675 and setting two new world records. In an overflowing salesroom, the ...

Bruce Sargeant, Fencing Class, date unknown, Courtesy of Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, NY

Summer Exhibitions Open at the Mattatuck Museum

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  • June 5, 2013

Waterbury, CT… Join the Mattatuck Museum for the Opening Reception of three vibrant and diverse summer exhibitions on Sunday, June 9, 2013 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Accomplished painter, print-maker, ...

Alan Rohane Crite "A Few Words"

AFRICAN AMERICAN ARTIST ALLAN ROHANE CRITE WORKS DISCOVERED IN STORAGE UNIT

  • Grogan & Company
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  • June 6, 2013

Dedham, Massachusetts - A story right out of reality television has unfolded for a young couple from western Massachusetts.  Last year the couple acquired the contents of an abandoned storage ...

Martin Ramirez Untitled (Parade horse and rider with bugle and flag) c.  1960-1963

THE METRO SHOW ANNOUNCES "METRO CURATES" A REFINED FOCUS ON DEALER-CURATED PRESENTATIONS AT METROPOLITAN PAVILION, CHELSEA, NYC, JANUARY 22-26, 2014

  • June 6, 2013

When the 2014 edition of the METRO Show opens for its five-day run on Wednesday evening January 22, at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York’s Chelsea neighborhood, fairgoers will experience a ...

“Summer,” detail from Four Seasons, Alphonse Mucha (Czechoslovakian, 1860-1939), 1896 Est.  $60,000-80,000

DISTINGUISHED COLLECTION OF ALPHONSE MUCHA LITHOGRAPHS ON OFFER AT BONHAMS NEW YORK

  • June 5, 2013

NEW YORK — Bonhams is pleased to present a private New York collection of Art Nouveau lithographs by the master illustrator Alphonse Mucha at its June 14 auction of 20th Century Decorative Arts. ...

Arthur Pinajian, Untitled #4687, Woodstock, Twin Mountain, 1960, 29 x 40, oil on canvas

Lawrence Fine Art to Hold Over "Arthur Pinajian: Lost Master"

  • Lawrence Fine Art
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  • June 5, 2013

Lawrence Fine Art announced today it would hold over "Arthur Pinajian:  Lost Master" at its East Hampton Gallery until June 24 due to strong demand and client requests.  The exhibition ...

Great Britain, Victoria, Una and the Lion Gold Five Pounds, 1839.  Sold for $81,900 inc.  premium

BONHAMS SELLS 100% OF FRENCH CHAMPAGNERY’S GOLD COIN TREASURE

  • June 4, 2013

Los Angeles — Bonhams was delighted with the results of The Champagne Lanson Bonnet Vineyard Collection of $20 Gold Coins during its June 3 auction of Rare Coins and Medals in Los Angeles. Every ...

The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will host the exhibition “Pick of the Kiln: The Work of Michael Simon” July 20 through September 8, 2013.

Georgia Museum of Art to feature works by Georgia potter

  • June 4, 2013

The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will host the exhibition “Pick of the Kiln: The Work of Michael Simon” July 20 through September 8, 2013.   Simon, born and raised in ...

Jan Frans van Dael (1764-1840) Flowers in a Glass Vase on a Ledge, 1793.  Oil on panel, 28 x 21 cm.  Deborah Gage (Works of Art)

Rediscovered Masterpieces to be Unveiled during Master Paintings Week

  • June 3, 2013

Master Paintings Week (MPW), now in its fifth year and already an important event in the London art calendar, takes place from 28 June to 5 July 2013 and, for the first time, will have the support ...

Thomas Hill, Yosemite

Highlights Announced of Upcoming Jackson Hole Art Auction

  • June 3, 2013

On Saturday, September 14, 2013, Trailside Galleries of Jackson, WY and Scottsdale, AZ, in partnership with the Gerald Peters Gallery of Santa Fe, NM are pleased to present the seventh annual ...

Francis Daniel Devlan, (American, 1835-1870), Summer, 1868, oil on canvas, Gift, Misses Caroline and Mary Archer, 1916.49.1

Reading Public Museum Honors Its Cultural Centennial with Celebrations and Historical Exhibitions

  • June 4, 2013

This year marks one hundred years that the Reading Public Museum, Berks County, Pennsylvania, has been open to the public. The Museum is honoring the anniversary with two very special exhibitions, ...

Ilbery, London.  A fine enameled gold duplex watch for the Chinese market.  No.  6195, first quarter 19th century, 58mm.  Estimate: $ 40,000 - 60,000.

MADE FOR CHINA: SOCIALITE’S 200 YEAR-OLD POCKET WATCH ON OFFER AT BONHAMS NEW YORK

  • June 3, 2013

NEW YORK — Bonhams will offer a fine early 19th century enameled gold pocket watch made for the Chinese market in the June 18 auction of Fine Watches & Wristwatches (est. $40,000-60,000). ...

M.C.  Escher (Dutch 1898-1972) Stars (Bool 359) $10,000-$20,000

Weschler's Print Auction Boasts Intricate Escher Engraving

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  • June 4, 2013

Weschler’s Prints & Works of Art Auction, to be held at 10am on Wednesday, June 12, will feature an intricate wood engraving by the Dutch graphic artist Maurits Cornelis Escher. The work, Stars ...

Figurative Online Art Exhibition

3rd Annual Figurative Art Exhibition Now Online Ready to View

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  • June 1, 2013

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery is pleased to announce that its June 2013 art exhibition is now posted on their website and is ready to view online.  The theme for this art ...

Lot 60: BUFFET, Bernard.  Oil on Canvas "Soucis Oranges" Floral Still Life.

Rare Bernard Buffet Oil, Faberge, Antique French Furniture & Silver Featured at Clarke's June 3rd Auction

  • Clarke Auction
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  • June 1, 2013

On Monday, June 3rd at 5 pm, Clarke Auction will present what might be one of its best auctions to date. Normally a press release is written about one or two rare and important items and it is easy ...