Surtout de Table (Table Centerpiece) Photo: Ellen McDermott © Smithsonian Institution

Cooper Hewitt Presents 'Tablescapes: Designs for Dining'

  • October 16, 2018

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum presents “Tablescapes: Designs for Dining,” an exhibition that offers a creative timeline of dining experiences through three distinct installations. At ...

Rare, 1785 hand-colored mezzotint portrait engraving of George Washington, printed for and sold by the London publisher Carington Bowles (British, 1724-1793) (est.  $3,000-$4,000).

Rare, 1785 hand-colored mezzotint portrait engraving of Washington will be auctioned October 31st

  • University Archives
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  • October 17, 2018

WESTPORT, Conn. – A rare, 1785 hand-colored portrait engraving of George Washington, printed for and sold by the London publisher Carington Bowles (British, 1724-1793), will be a featured lot in ...

Amanda Grieve - Muscle Memory

ARC Select: The Modern Muse

  • Rehs Contemporary Galleries, Inc.
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  • October 16, 2018

There is also a third kind of madness, which is possession by the Muses, enters into a delicate and virgin soul, and there inspiring frenzy, awakens lyrical.... But he, who, not being inspired and ...

The Magnificent Sword Collection of William Koch

World Renowned Collector William I. Koch to Sell Extraordinary Historical Swords at Cowan’s

  • October 16, 2018

The unrivaled collection is the finest assemblages of swords to ever be offered in the United States and features stunning British swords from the turn of the 19th century and historic presentation ...

USC Visions and Voices to present Work and Ideas: An Evening with Enrique Martínez Celaya

  • October 16, 2018

USC Visions and Voices: The Arts and Humanities Initiative; USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences; USC Roski School of Art and Design; and El Centro Chicano are proud to present an ...

Into the Wild Art Exhibition Now Open www.fusionartps.com

Fusion Art Announces the Winners of the Into the Wild International Art Exhibition

  • Fusion Art
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  • October 15, 2018

Fusion Art is pleased to announce the opening of the first annual Into the Wild International Art Exhibition. The exhibition is now available for viewing on the Fusion Art website and features ...

Joseph Henry Sharp, Dry Flowers, circa 1935, oil on canvas.  Gift of Lore Thorpe in memory of Kathryn V.  Thorpe, 2018

Three Joseph Henry Sharp Paintings Donated to the New Mexico Museum of Art

  • October 15, 2018

Three paintings from renown Santa Fe artist Joseph Henry Sharp, a founding member of the Taos Artist Society, have been donated to the New Mexico Museum of Art. The donations were made by Lore ...

Detail of photograph: Dorothea Tanning and Max Ernst with his sculpture, Capricorn, 1947.  © John Kasnetsis

Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy and the Avant-garde

  • October 15, 2018

In London, Barbican Art Gallery’s pioneering autumn exhibition Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy and the Avant-garde showcases the creative output of over 40 artist couples active in the first half of ...

Pencil study by the renowned American artist Andrew Wyeth (Am., 1917-2009).

Original artwork by Andrew Wyeth, Moses Soyer, Alice B. Stephens on Auction Action on BCTV, Nov. 2

  • The Renaissance Auction Group
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  • October 16, 2018

READING, Pa. – A 1958 Fender Stratocaster guitar in superb condition with corroborating serial number and dates on the body, U.S. and foreign coins and original artwork by names such as Andrew ...

3D model of an exhibition view of Suspension at the Palais d'Iéna, Courtesy of Stéphane Deline

On View During FIAC Paris, 100 Years of Abstract Hanging Sculpture at Palais d'Iena

  • October 14, 2018

Suspension - A History of Abstract Hanging Sculpture, 1918 – 2018 will present more than 50 works related to this little-known sculptural genre, produced by 30 artists - such as Duchamp, Calder, ...

Rolph Scarlett (1889-1984) Endless Universe, ca.1935.  Mixed Media on Board, 30" x 37"

'Rolph Scarlett & Walter Quirt: Missing Pages' Explores the Artists' Mid-Century Paintings

  • October 08, 2018

In a first of its kind exhibition, two historically critical, if less popularly recognized, American painters of the 20th century – ROLPH SCARLETT and WALTER QUIRT - will be featured in an ...

"Putin (without Crimea)" 2014, ink on paper and collage, 38 x 18 inches

Spengler and the Decline of Russia

  • October 13, 2018

100 years after the publication of "Decline of the West" by Oswald Spengler, a German historian and philosopher of history, Russian American Cultural Center presents "Spengler and the Decline of ...

A Fine Japanese Eight Panel Painted Paper Screen dating from the Edo Period

iGavel Auctions and Lark Mason Associates Offer Over 1,000 Lots at their Fall Asian Art Auction Now Open for Bidding

  • October 11, 2018

iGavel Auctions kicks off its Fall 2018 sales season with a series of three Asian art auctions: Asian Works of Art (Oct. 2-23), Chinese Jades and other Carvings (Oct. 9-22), and Fine Art and ...

Miriam Laufer (1918-1980) – Selections from the Artist’s Estate

  • Caldwell Gallery Hudson
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  • October 11, 2018

Caldwell Gallery Hudson is pleased to present an exhibition of Miriam Laufer artworks created from the mid-1950’s until her unexpected passing in 1980. Born Miriam Ickowitz in Poland in 1918, the ...

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Shoreline ArtsTrail 2018 Open Studios Weekend: Discover Local Treasures!

  • October 11, 2018

The Shoreline Arts Trail’s 17th annual Open Studios Weekend happens right in your backyard—at 30 studios in Branford, Guilford, and Madison, Connecticut. Held Saturday, November 10 and Sunday, ...

Record Breaking, Six-Figure Prices Sends Cowan’s Fall Americana Auction Soaring to $1.4M

  • Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
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  • October 10, 2018

For the first time since offering the Marge Schott Collection in 2006, Cowan’s sells four lots for over $100,000 in a single auction. CINCINNATI -- Four historic lots created a bidding frenzy ...

WILLARD LEROY METCALF, American (1858-1925), "The Road That Leads Home," oil on canvas, signed, 26 x 29 1/4 inches, Estimate:$200,000-300,000

Oil painting by William Leroy Metcalf (Am., 1858-1925) could hit $200,000-$300,000 at Shannon's Oct 25 auction

  • Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers
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  • October 11, 2018

MILFORD, CT. – Important American paintings from the 19th century through the contemporary era will be available during Shannon’s semi-annual American and European Fine Art Auction to be held at ...

German Expressionist painting of factory workers by Toni Anton Wolter (1879-1929) (est.  $400-$600).

German Expressionist painting by Toni Anton Wolter (1879-1929) will be in Andrew Jones's Oct. 21 auction

  • Andrew Jones Auctions
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  • October 10, 2018

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Fresh off a successful inaugural auction in September that grossed over $1 million and saw the sale of a lovely Tiffany Studios drop head Dragonfly lamp for $200,000, Andrew ...

Property from a Private Collection, Chicago Theodore Earl Butler (1861-1936) Flag Day, oil on canvas, Painted in 1918.  (estimate: $500,000-700,000)

FLAG DAY HIGHLIGHTS BONHAMS AMERICAN ART SALE

  • October 09, 2018

An Important Work by American Impressionist, Theodore Earl Butler Property from a Private Collection, Chicago 100th Anniversary of Painting and Armistice of World War I on November 11 AUCTION ...

This Tiffany Studios leaded Dogwood floor lamp with a 22 inch-diameter “Holden” shaped shade with eight rows of staggered brick pattern allover mottled dogwood flowers ($50/75,000).

Fontaine’s Offers Tiffany Lamps, Fast Cars And Estate Antiques Auction Oct. 20

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • October 11, 2018

   Expected to literally drive Fontaine’s Auction Gallery’s antiques and estates auction on Saturday, October 20, at 11 am will be seven antique and vintage cars along with a select grouping of ...