One of the most famous bronzes in the collection is the striking 'li', a ritual tripod vessel for cooking grains or meat, from the late Shang dynasty, 12th century BC.  Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010.

CHRISTIE’S NEW YORK TO OFFER ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT COLLECTIONS OF CHINESE ARCHAIC BRONZES AT ASIAN ART WEEK IN SEPTEMBER 2010

  • June 8, 2010

Christie’s announced that it has been entrusted with the sale of The Sze Yuan Tang Archaic Bronzes from the Anthony Hardy Collection on September 16 as part of Christie’s Fall Asian Art Week. This ...

Christie’s Mobile Web is free to users of web-enabled cell phones and personal digital assistants (PDAs).

CHRISTIE’S INTERNATIONAL LAUNCHES OPTIMIZED MOBILE EXPERIENCE FOR ALL MOBILE PHONES

  • June 8, 2010

As the next step in the continuing expansion of its online and mobile access strategy, Christie’s International, the world’s leading art business, is pleased to announce the global launch of ...

PBS' History Detectives investigates whether artwork by Andy Warhol, Claes Oldenburg, Robert Rauschenberg and other major artists is on the moon, and releases a special online video asking for help in locating the elusive Grumman engineer "John F.," who purportedly smuggled the "Moon Museum" aboard Apollo 12 in November 1969.  Pictured here is an identical ceramic mini-canvas, which sparked the story after Tampa, FL art curator Jade Dellinger purchased the curious piece in an online auction.  To

PBS’ HISTORY DETECTIVES PUTS A QUESTION TO THE NATION: IS ANDY WARHOL’S ART ON THE MOON?

  • June 8, 2010

Today, PBS enlists HISTORY DETECTIVES fans across the nation to solve a 40-year-old mystery: “Who is John F.?” — and did he really help send Andy Warhol’s art to the moon? HISTORY DETECTIVES has ...

Winslow Homer, Girl in a Hammock, 1873, Oil on canvas, 21 x 27 1/8 inches, Colby College Museum of Art, The Lunder Collection.

Colby College Museum of Art Summer Exhibitions

  • June 7, 2010

This summer the Colby College Museum of Art in Waterville, Maine, will present never-before exhibited early drawings by the iconic American artist Will Barnet, a collection-based overview of the ...

The Man Who Laughs, 1939, lithography

Abe Blashko, A Ninetieth Birthday Celebration, 75-Year Retrospective of Works on Paper, 1934 to 2008

  • Susan Teller Gallery
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  • June 4, 2010

This retrospective, Abe Blashko, A Ninetieth Birthday Celebration, June 3 through 26, 2010, at the Susan Teller Gallery, features drawings and prints from 1934 to 2008. A Washington State native, ...

Spotted Dog, late 19th c.  Maine pattern hooked rug

HOOKED! A SHOW AND SALE OF ANTIQUE HOOKED RUGS AT JOHN SIDELI GALLERY, CURATED BY LAURA FISHER OF FISHER HERITAGE

  • June 3, 2010

  HOOKED!  WISCASSET DEALER JOHN SIDELI HOSTS HOOKED RUG SHOW FROM LAURA FISHER JUNE 17-JULY 17  In celebration of a much anticipated Maine event this summer - the ...

The restored second-floor bedroom wallpaper at Olana.

OLANA OPENS FREDERIC AND ISABEL CHURCHES’ BEDROOM NEWLY RESTORED WITH REPLICA WALLPAPERS

  • June 3, 2010

The Olana Partnership is pleased to announce the opening of the Churches’ second floor bedroom and dressing room, restored to their original grandeur, with historically accurate replica ...

A fine Tiffany Studios Favrile glass and bronze Peony lamp, 1899-1918, estimate: $125,000 - 160,000

Tiffany Studios, Contemporary Glass, and Diego Giacometti Work Highlights Bonhams’ 20th Century Sale

  • June 3, 2010

On June 15th Bonhams 20th Century Decorative Arts Department will present one of the largest groups of Contemporary Glass to come to auction in recent years. The auction will offer almost sixty ...

Frederic Church, Sunset, Jamaica, 1865.

OLANA EXHIBITION EXPLORES THE IMPACT AND INFLUENCE OF JAMAICA ON ARTIST FREDERIC EDWIN CHURCH

  • June 3, 2010

In 1865, Frederic Church, an avid traveler with a special passion for the tropics, journeyed to Jamaica. This was unlike his previous expeditions, as he and his wife, Isabel, were escaping from ...

Aaron Draper Shattuck (1832 - 1928) Evening in the River Valley, stamped lower left, oil on canvas laid down on board, 12" x 19 7/8" $24,000

Close to Home: The New England Landscapes of Aaron Draper Shattuck (1832-1928)

  • June 2, 2010

The Cooley Gallery is pleased to announce its newest exhibition and sale, Close to Home: The New England Landscapes of Aaron Draper Shattuck (1832-1928). An opening reception will be held on ...

Clark Greenwood Voorhees (1871 - 1933) Chadwick House, Old Lyme, signed lower right, oil on canvas, 28" x 36".  $110,000

The Cooley Gallery Proudly Announces: The Light Lies Softly in Old Lyme, The Paintings of Clark Greenwood Voorhees (1871-1933)

  • June 2, 2010

The Light Lies Softly in Old Lyme, the Paintings of Clark Greenwood Voorhees marks the return of Voorhees’ paintings to their birthplace of Old Lyme in an exhibition at The Cooley Gallery on ...

Henry Cooke White (1861 - 1952) Moonrise, estate stamped lower left, pastel on paper, 10" x 14 1/4"

The Cooley Gallery Proudly Announces: “The Subtle Genius of Henry Cooke White (1861-1952);” An exhibition and sale of pastels; June 26th- August 7th, 2010

  • June 2, 2010

  The Subtle Genius of Henry Cooke White (1861-1952) is an exhibition and sale opening at The Cooley Gallery Saturday, June 26th.  Inspired by last summer's exhibition, Visions of ...

Deseret, 1959, Oil on canvas, 58 x 70 inches, Signed lower left: "Stamos"

Theodoros Stamos: A Communion with Nature

  • June 2, 2010

From May 13 through July 2, Hollis Taggart Galleries will present a full retrospective of the work of Theodoros Stamos, the first in the United States in nearly twenty years. The youngest member ...

Reiko Ishiyama, Butterflies Brooch, 2010, silver, heated.  photo: David Katz.  Represented by Charon Kransen Arts New York, NY

2nd Annual Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair: SOFA WEST: SANTA FE 2010 July 8 - 11, 2010 at the Santa Fe Convention Center

  • June 1, 2010

Long heralded as the nation's premier fairs for outstanding contemporary decorative arts and design in New York and Chicago, SOFA's 2nd annual Western edition, SOFA WEST: Santa Fe will run from ...

 A MAGNIFICENT CHARLES II NEEDLEWORK CASKET, circa 1660-70, estimate: £150,000 - £300,000.  At Christie's June 10-11 sale in London.

Christie's to Offer Syd Levethan: The Longridge Collection in London

  • June 1, 2010

Christie’s announced that they will offer Syd Levethan – The Longridge Collection in London on 10 and 11 June 2010. One of the most prominent and distinguished collectors of British and Northern ...

STEPHEN ONGPIN FINE ART: HILAIRE-GERMAIN-EDGAR DEGAS Paris 1834-1917 Paris Dancer (Préparation en dedans) Charcoal, with stumping, on buff paper.  Haughton International Fairs Launch a True `Collectors Fair’ In the heart of London June 10-16, 2010

Haughton International Fairs Launch a True `Collectors Fair’ In the heart of London June 10-16, 2010 Incorporating the legendary International Ceramics Fair & Seminar

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • June 1, 2010

This June, Kensington Gardens will provide the stunning backdrop to Art Antiques London, which runs from June 10-16, 2010, a new art and antiques fair aimed at both the seasoned connoisseur and ...

"Nude Wringing Her Hair" by Pablo Picasso, 1952.  Private Colleciton.

Picasso Looks at Degas Opening Lecture June 13 at the Clark

  • May 27, 2010

Named one of 2010’s hot exhibitions by Harper’s Bazaar, the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute’s groundbreaking exhibition Picasso Looks at Degas explores Pablo Picasso’s lifelong ...

Mary Lynn Rajskub is represented by Maximillian Gallery.

MAXIMILLIAN GALLERY Launches with Emerging & Celebrity Art Licensing Division Representing Artist, “24” Star Mary Lynn Rajskub

  • May 27, 2010

MAXIMILLIAN GALLERY, representing many ingenious, emerging, contemporary fine artists in Los Angeles, New York and around the world, is launching its first-of-its kind art licensing business with ...

A Baroque flower book was the top lot at Ketterer Kunst's Rare Book auction.

Baroque florilegium makes for top result

  • May 27, 2010

Realizing total proceeds of € 1,2* million, the two day auction of Rare Books at Ketterer Kunst on 17/18 May in Hamburg was a real success. With 83 percent lots sold, the special evening auction ...

Henry Moore sculpture at Gropius House

Sculpture comes home to Gropius House

  • Historic New England
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  • May 24, 2010

Historic New England is acquiring a bronze reclining figure by sculptor and artist Henry Moore (1898-1986) that was a gift from Moore to Walter and Ise Gropius and, during their lifetime, was ...