Washington, George (1732-1799) Washington Receiving a Salute on the Field of Trenton.  New York: Published by John McClure at Goupils, [c.  1863].  (Lot 5, Estimate $500-700)

Important Collection of George Washington Material Leads Skinner’s Fine Books & Manuscripts Auction, October 30

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • October 11, 2016

BOSTON, MA – Skinner’s October 30 Fine Books & Manuscripts auction will feature one of the most notable collections of original signed George Washington material to be offered at auction in ...

Norman Lewis, Block Island, oil on canvas, 1975.  Sold October 6, 2016 for $245,000.

New Auction Records for Bannister, Jarrell, Knox in October 6 African-American Fine Art Auction

  • Swann Galleries
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  • October 7, 2016

Swann Auction Galleries held their sale of African-American Fine Art on Thursday, October 6. The room was packed for the duration of the sale, as private collectors, dealers and institutions ...

Georges Lepape, Le Miroir, watercolor and ink, 1927.  Sold September 29, 2016 for $52,500, an auction record for the artist.

Vogue & Harper’s Bazaar Cover Art Steals the Show at Swann Galleries’ Illustration Sale

  • September 30, 2016

New York—Swann Auction Galleries broke five auction records with their first fall Illustration sale on September 29, 2016. Christine von der Linn, Swann Galleries’ Illustration Art Specialist, ...

Fernand Léger, La Lecture, pencil, 1924.  Sold September 22, 2016 for $125,000.


  • September 27, 2016

Swann Galleries launched the fall auction season with a successful sale of 19th & 20th Century Prints & Drawings on September 22. Director Todd Weyman said, “This sale saw increasingly ...

TEFAF NAMES INVALUABLE MARQUEE SPONSOR OF TEFAF NEW YORK & TEFAF MAASTRICHT New Digital Initiative to Launch at TEFAF New York Fall, October 22-26 at the Park Avenue Armory

TEFAF NAMES INVALUABLE MARQUEE SPONSOR OF TEFAF NEW YORK & TEFAF MAASTRICHT New Digital Initiative to Launch at TEFAF New York Fall, October 22-26 at the Park Avenue Armory

  • October 11, 2016

(New York) October 11, 2016 – TEFAF, the world’s preeminent fair of art and antiques, today announced that Invaluable, the leading online marketplace for fine art, antiques and collectibles, will ...

Philip Evergood, Renunciation, 1946.  Oil on canvas, 50 x 36 inches

American Artists and the Communist Party Spotlighted at Galerie St. Etienne

  • October 11, 2016

YOU SAY YOU WANT A REVOLUTION: American Artists and the Communist Party on view at New York's Galerie St. Etienne, October 18, 2016, through February 11, 2017, explores the relationship between ...

Thomas Hart Benton’s “Roasting Ears” (est.  $700,000-$900,000) which sold on the phone for $1,877,000.

Thomas Hart Benton Work Leads Dallas Auction Gallery's $5.9 Million Sale

  • October 11, 2016

Achieving a sell through rate of 96%, Dallas Auction Gallery’s Fine Art Auction achieved strong results from top American artists. The sale, which featured the collection of Dallas’s Sam Wyly, ...

Amanda Parer, Intrude, 2014, nylon, LED lights, and air blowers, various dimensions, Courtesy of Amanda Parer Studios, Tasmania, Australia

Amanda Parer's Giant Glowing Bunnies Take Over Park at North Carolina Museum of Art

  • October 11, 2016

The North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA) presents its first temporary exhibition in the Museum Park’s new Ellipse lawn—Amanda Parer’s Intrude, featuring giant illuminated bunnies—for 10 days ...

Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975) City Activities with Dancehall from America Today, 1930-31.  Mural cycle consisting of ten panels.  Egg tempera with oil glazing over Permalba on a gesso ground on linen mounted to wood panels with a honeycomb interior.  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of AXA Equitable, 2012

AXA Donates to The Met 29 Drawings and Studies Related to Thomas Hart Benton's Mural America Today

  • October 11, 2016

The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the global insurance company AXA announced today the recent gift to the Museum of 29 drawings and studies relating to Thomas Hart Benton's epic mural America ...

‘Vision for Madrid’, Spain, 1992; Copyright Zaha Hadid Architects

Early Paintings and Drawings of Architect Zaha Hadid at Serpentine Galleries This Winter

  • October 11, 2016

“I have always been interested in the concept of fragmentation and with ideas of abstraction and explosion, de-constructing ideas of repetitiveness and mass production. My work first engaged with ...

The Meredith-Moreau-Pratt portrait miniature of President George Washington, painted in 1801 as a watercolor and executed by Robert Field (est.  $60,000-$80,000).

Important portrait miniatures of George and Martha Washington will be sold at Shannon's Oct. 27 auction

  • Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers
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  • October 11, 2016

MILFORD, Conn. – Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers will offer two famous portraits of President George Washington and First Lady Martha Washington at an auction scheduled for Thursday, October 27th. . ...

Suite at Ritz Paris

Inside the Iconic Ritz Paris After Its $450 Million Renovation

  • October 9, 2016

Guests returned in June to the Ritz Paris after a reported $450 million renovation closed the landmark hotel since 2012. Recast by the New York-based design firm Thierry W Despont, the Ritz Paris ...

Andy Warhol (American, 1928–1987), Space Fruit: Still Lifes, Cantaloupes II (II.198), 1979.  Screenprint, 30 x 40 in, Courtesy of Jordan D.  Schnitzer and His Family Foundation, © 2016 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.  / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

Major Retrospective of Warhol Prints Opens in Portland

  • October 9, 2016

I’m for mechanical art. When I took up silkscreening, it was to more fully exploit the preconceived image through commercial techniques of multiple reproduction. —Andy Warhol The Portland Art ...

Mark Rothko (2012), Portland Art Museum.

New Rothko Pavilion and Loans from Artist's Family Ahead for Portland Art Museum

  • October 9, 2016

The Portland Art Museum has announced both an expansion that will unify its campus by connecting the Museum’s freestanding buildings, and a 20-year partnership with the children of Mark Rothko, ...

John Singer Sargent: The Early Portraits; The Complete Paintings: Volume I.  by Richard Ormond, Elaine Kilmurray

IFAR Announces Major Enhancements to Its Free Catalogue Raisonne Database

  • October 6, 2016

The International Foundation for Art Research (IFAR) - the leading organization addressing critical art-world issues regarding attribution, authenticity, and provenance - announced today the launch ...

Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (Spanish, 1617 - 1682), Saint Justa, c.  1665.  Oil on canvas.  Meadows Museum, SMU, Dallas.  Algur H.  Meadows Collection, MM.72.04.  Photo by Michael Bodycomb.  RIGHT: Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (Spanish, 1617 - 1682), Saint Rufina, c.  1665.  Oil on canvas.  Meadows Museum, SMU, Dallas.  Algur H.  Meadows Collection, MM.72.05.  Photo by Brad Flowers

Meadows Museum Solves Mystery of Murillo Paintings' Provenance

  • October 8, 2016

The Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University in Dallas announced that a lengthy investigation has concluded with the discovery of the true identity and postwar provenance of two paintings in ...

James Gill, 1966

“International Art: 1500 to Now” Online Fine Art Auction - Thursday, October 27, 2016

  • Carlyle Galleries International, Inc.
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  • October 13, 2016

Beverly Hills, California - October 13, 2016 - Carlyle Galleries International, Inc., (www.carlyle-auctions.com) the online fine art dealers and auctioneers, is proud to announce their next ...

"Life Partners" by Nancy Davidson, is one of the Western art pieces on display.

Western Art Exhibit Opens in Solvang, Calif.

  • Solvang Antiques
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  • October 7, 2016

Solvang Antique’s annual Western Art Exhibit opens October 8th in conjunction with Judith Hale Gallery. A wonderful selection of new works for this opening includes paintings by noted artists Nancy ...

Wifredo Lam, Hermes trismegiste , 1945

Phillips celebrates Wifredo Lam in London

  • Phillips
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  • October 3, 2016

Phillips is pleased to announce the upcoming exhibitionWifredo Lam: Blurring Boundaries, which will be on view at 30 Berkeley Square from 10 to 21 October. Presenting masterworks from throughout ...

Ansel Adams' camera

Ansel Adams’ camera highlights photography offerings at Heritage Auctions

  • October 6, 2016

The camera used a half-century ago by legendary photographer and environmentalist Ansel Adams will be offered in a public auction in New York City by Heritage Auctions’ Photographs auction, October ...