From a complete set of eight architectural renderings depicting Frank Lloyd Wright’s Key Project for Ellis Island, New York (1959).


  • September 15, 2010

Metropolitan Washington DC-based Sloans & Kenyon Auctioneers and Appraisers is delighted to present at auction a complete set of eight architectural renderings depicting Frank Lloyd Wright’s ...

Gabriel Metsu (1629-1667), Man writing a Letter, c.  1664 - c.1666, National Gallery of Ireland

Gabriel Metsu: A master rediscovered

  • September 15, 2010

This winter at the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam the work of Gabriel Metsu (1629- 1667), one of the most influential Dutch genre painters of the 17th century, will be put back in the spotlight. Metsu’s ...

The Lod Mosaic is on loan from the Israel Antiquities Authority and the Shelby White and Leon Levy Lod Mosaic Center.

Ancient Roman Mosaic from Israel on View at Metropolitan Museum

  • September 15, 2010

In 1996, workmen widening the Jerusalem–Tel Aviv road in Lod (formerly Lydda), Israel, made a startling discovery: signs of a Roman mosaic pavement were found about three feet below the modern ...

Chrissie Orr ,"Crude Fracture," earth drawing

TIME: Temporary Installations Made for the Environment

  • September 14, 2010

Attempting to write a history of TIME is, of course, as daunting a challenge as the play on words may convey, bearing with it no knowledge of what exactly the future will bring. We can, however, ...

The Potato, 1928, by Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893–1983).  Oil on canvas, 39 3/4 x 32 1/8 in.  (101 x 81.6 cm) Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection, 1998 (1999.363.50) © 2010 Successió Miró / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Modern Works by Artist Joan Miró Displayed at Metropolitan Museum with Dutch Old Master Paintings That Inspired Them

  • September 14, 2010

During a trip to the Netherlands in spring 1928, the Catalan painter Joan Miró (1893-1983)purchased postcards from the museums he visited. Two 17th-century Dutch genre scenes particularly ...

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Portrait of Jan Six, 1654.  Six collection, Amsterdam

Rembrandt & Jan Six: An Amsterdam friendship

  • September 13, 2010

  The exhibition Rembrandt & Jan Six. An Amsterdam friendship will be on display at the Rijksmuseum from 7 September to 29 November 2010. Rembrandt’s world-famous portrait of ...

Paul Resika

The Figure at Jerald Melberg Gallery

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  • September 7, 2010

THE FIGURE  September 18 - November 13, 2010 Jerald Melberg Gallery presents an exhibition highlighting gallery artists who use the figure either as the primary or secondary subject in ...

Gustav Stickley, (Five-light) electrolier No.  233 designed c.  1904.  Iron, copper, glass.  Crab Tree Farm.

Gustav Stickley and the American Arts & Crafts Movement

  • September 8, 2010

Gustav Stickley and the American Arts & Crafts Movement, organized by the Dallas Museum of Art and nationally premiering at the Newark Museum, is the first exhibition to focus on the career of ...

John Lynn (1828–1838), The barque Woodmansterne calling for a pilot off Port Royal, Jamaica, upon arrival after her maiden voyage, 1829.

Rare Views of Jamaica to Sell at Bonhams

  • September 7, 2010

A rare early 19th century view of Jamaica by John Lynn (1828–1838), The barque Woodmansterne calling for a pilot off Port Royal, Jamaica, upon arrival after her maiden voyage, 1829,is to be sold ...

Ansel Adams’ “Jeffrey Pine, Sentinel Dome, Yosemite” could bring $2/3,000 at Bonhams & Butterfields on Sept 19th.

Monthly SoMa Estate Auctions at Bonhams & Butterfields Expand - with Contemporary Designer Furnishings in September

  • September 4, 2010

Fine arts auctioneers Bonhams & Butterfields’ monthly auctions of fine art, antiques, furniture, and collectibles - the SoMa Estate Auctions - routinely bring 800-1,000 lots to the block in ...

Wilson H.  Irvine (1869 - 1936) A Day in May, Lyme signed, Irvine, lower right inscribed "With my compliments, Christmas 1915, Paul Schulze", verso oil on canvas, 24 1/4" x 27"

“The Many Facets of Wilson Henry Irvine” (1869-1936)

  • September 4, 2010

  The Cooley Gallery is pleased to announce its newest exhibition and sale The Many Facets of Wilson Henry Irvine. An opening reception will be held on Thursday, September 23rd, 2010 ...

The Sept.  13 sale will feature a 9-inch tall Apache basket, est.  $1,800-2,400.

Art & Artifacts of the Americas Native American & Eskimo Works at Auction at Bonhams & Butterfields Sept. 13th

  • September 1, 2010

Bonhams & Butterfields, world leaders in auctions of Native American art, will present on Monday, September 13, 2010 in San Francisco its “Art and Artifacts of the Americas” auction ...

On Sept 11-12, Charlton Hall will offer over 1000 European and American items from Southern estates, bank trusts and private collections.

Significant American Art offered in Charlton Hall’s September auction

  • September 1, 2010

  Charlton Hall Galleries in Columbia, South Carolina, is pleased to feature a large array of antiques and fine art in its upcoming September 11-12th sale. This two-day event will ...

Chair, Gerrit T.  Rietveld, wood, paint, nails, ca.  1918 (design), 1923 ( production)

Rijksmuseum acquires 20th-century masterpieces: White chair by Rietveld and reliefs by Schoonhoven

  • September 1, 2010

The Rijksmuseum has acquired two masterpieces for its collection of 20th-century art and history: the famous chair designed by Gerrit T. Rietveld around 1918 and a relief by Jan J. Schoonhoven from ...

Takegoshi Jun: Flights of Fancy will be presented by Joan B.  Mirviss Ltd.  from Sept.  13 to Oct.  22.


  • August 30, 2010

Joan B. Mirviss is pleased to present masterworks in enameled porcelain by Kutani master Takegoshi Jun (b. 1948) to open their autumn season with his exhibition entitled "Flights of Fancy." This ...

Seal-paste box carved by Deng Shiru.


  • August 30, 2010

China 2000 Fine Art takes great pleasure in presenting “Literati Musing: Inscriptions on Chinese Paintings and Scholar Objects” which will be shown in the gallery at 434A East 75th Street in ...

VINCENT VAN GOGH (Dutch, 1853–1890): Self-Portrait, 1889.  Oil on canvas, 22 ½ by 17 ¼ inches.  National Gallery of Art, Washington, Collection of Mr.  and Mrs.  John Hay Whitney, 1998.74.5

Vincent van Gogh’s Self-Portrait from the National Gallery of Art visits Norton Museum

  • August 30, 2010

For the next several months the Norton Museum’s celebrated painting by Paul Gauguin, Christ in the Garden of Olives, 1889, will be featured in the exhibition Gauguin:  Maker of Myth at the ...

Lot No: 4210W An imposing pair of Louis XVI polychrome decorated pier mirrors.  Estimate: $8,000-$12,000.

Property from the Personal Collection of Screen Icon Debbie Reynolds to Highlight September Auction of Furniture and Decorative Arts

  • August 26, 2010

Bonhams & Butterfields is pleased to offer Fine European Furniture and Decorative Arts on September 13, 2010 in Los Angeles.  The eclectic auction will offer a global array of works, ...

Speed and the Mach 5

MAXIMILLIAN GALLERY Announces 2010 Speed Racer™ International Art Competition

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  • August 17, 2010

  MAXIMILLIAN GALLERY, art licensors and gallery of emerging, celebrity talent and properties, is pleased to announce its 2010 Speed Racer™ International Art Competition. Accepting ...

Joyce Kozloff - "Voyages 19: Pola," 2004.  Watercolor, acrylic, collage, and cast paper.  8 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches

After 400 Yards, Turn Left: The Katonah Museum of Art Presents "Mapping: Memory and Motion in Contemporary Art"

  • Katonah Museum of Art
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  • August 25, 2010

  Maps; from Rand McNally to TomTom, they give peace of mind when setting out into unfamiliar terrain. This fall, let your GPS guide you to 134 Jay Street where the Katonah Museum of Art ...