Nancy, Lucy, and Michael Grogan

GROGAN & CO RETURNS TO BOSTON ROOTS

  • Grogan & Company
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  • December 4, 2014

BOSTON, MA: Grogan & Company, Fine Art and Jewelry Auctioneers, is returning to its Boston roots as it moved to 20 Charles Street this fall. Established by Michael B. Grogan on Commonwealth ...

Vase painted by Sara Galner, a Saturday Evening Girl (collection of the Museum of Fine Arts)

Boston crafts school presents talk on the Saturday Evening Girls and Paul Revere Pottery

  • December 3, 2014

Paul Revere pottery was created in the early 20th century by a Boston social group called the Saturday Evening Girls. The group met weekly at the North Bennet Street School, where their activities ...

Slow shutter speeds create beautiful abstract patterns of flying birds in Peter Houts’ photographs.

PHOTOGRAPHER PETER HOUTS IS ONE OF 40 ARTISANS AND ARTISTS AT NYCREATES HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR DEC. 6-7 AT THE BROOKLYN HISTORICAL SOCIETY

  • NYCreates
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  • December 2, 2014

Others from New York City’s creative community of artists and artisans will sell handmade ceramics, jewelry, ornaments, fashion, & art in time for holiday gift-giving. Admission to the fair is ...

View of the inaugural Art Silicon Valley / San Francisco which Art Miami debuted in October 2014.  On left, Robert Indiana's Imperial Love, 1966, from de Sarthe Gallery.

ART MIAMI ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF ART MIAMI NEW YORK TO TAKE PLACE MAY 14 – 17, 2015 AT PIER 94, CONCURRENT WITH FRIEZE AND NEW YORK AUCTION WEEK

  • December 2, 2014

On the eve of the VIP opening of the 25th edition of Art Miami, Art Miami LLC, the ownership team of the fair, announces the upcoming launch of Art Miami New York, a new world-class contemporary ...

Master Drawings New York is Jan.  24-31, 2015.

Highlights of 2015 edition of MASTER DRAWINGS IN NEW YORK, January 24 – 31 2015

  • December 2, 2014

The 2015 edition of MASTER DRAWINGS IN NEW YORK, from January 24 – January 31, promises to be the best ever.  More than thirty of the world’s leading dealers are coming to New York ...

Thanksgiving Proclamation, signed by George Washington, 1789

George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation Has Sold to a Private Collector

  • December 2, 2014

Seth Kaller and Leigh Keno are pleased to announce that George Washington’s first presidential Thanksgiving Proclamation has sold to a private collector. This rare document, which was exhibited at ...

Ken Greenleaf, 4-Polarity, 2014 Acrylic on canvas on shaped support, 46 x 24 in.  (116.8 x 61 cm)

Ken Greenleaf: Recent Work

  • Berry Campbell
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  • December 2, 2014

Berry Campbell is pleased to announce an exhibition of the recent work by Ken Greenleaf, on view now through January 3, 2015. An artist whose work is embedded in a philosophical and ...

Vienna Opera House Bosendorfer

Vienna Opera House Bosendorfer Grand Piano

  • JMV Piano Classics
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  • December 5, 2014

Perfect for the collector of fine art, notable antiques, and unique historical items, JMV Piano Classics is honored to present this magnificent musical work of art to those who truly appreciate the ...

Yoshio Taniguchi (Photo: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders) and Jasper Morrison (Photo: Kento Mori)

THE NOGUCHI MUSEUM TO HONOR JASPER MORRISON & YOSHIO TANIGUCHI WITH THE SECOND ANNUAL ISAMU NOGUCHI AWARD

  • November 26, 2014

The Noguchi Museum is pleased to announce that designer Jasper Morrison and architect Yoshio Taniguchi will receive the second annual Isamu Noguchi Award, given to recognize kindred spirits in ...

Photo booth self-portrait of Norma Jeane Baker, soon-to-be Hollywood icon Marilyn Monroe, circa 1940, originally given to a family member, which shows the smiling teenager in a wide-brimmed straw hat and lipstick ($8,000 to $12,000).

Marilyn Monroe Selfie Among Highlights of Swann Galleries' Dec. 11 Auction

  • December 1, 2014

Swann Galleries continues to lead the auction market in the area of Vernacular Photography, with a second sale devoted to this material on December 11. The two-catalogue auction also offers Fine ...

Clars broke an auction record for Richard Diebenkorn (American, 1922-1993) with his spectacular color etching with aquatint and drypoint, "Red-Yellow-Blue (1986),” that sold for $47,600.

Diebenkorn Etching Among Record Breakers in Clars Auction

  • December 1, 2014

The exceptional results realized at Clars’ November 15, 16 and 17, 2014 Fine Art, Decoratives, Jewelry and Asian Art sale evidenced once again, the global market demand for investment level art and ...

December 9th Decorative Arts Sale at Pook & Pook, Inc.

Holiday Gifts Abound in Pook & Pook's Dec. 9 Decorative Arts Sale

  • December 1, 2014

The holidays are here and Pook & Pook has unique items for everyone on your list. The December Decorative Arts sale is taking place on Tuesday, December 9th starting at 9AM. Eight hundred and ...

Screenshot of Planet Art, the iPad app from UBS

UBS introduces BETA version of Planet Art, an iPad app that delivers contemporary art news

  • December 1, 2014

Today, global financial services company UBS announced the release of Planet Art, a new iPad app that is the first and only app to collect and distill global news about contemporary art.  ...

Bibliothèque Bookcase, 1957, Charlotte Perriand

LAFFANOUR – GALERIE DOWNTOWN / PARIS PRESENTS WORK BY FRENCH MASTERS AT DESIGN MIAMI/ 2014

  • Susan Grant Lewin Associates
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  • December 2, 2014

At this year’s Design Miami, LAFFANOUR – Galerie Downtown / Paris will present an exceptional lineup of rare work by Jean Prouvé, Charlotte Perriand, Serge Mouille, and Jean Royère. The gallery’s ...

STUDIO JOB | BIG BEN (AFTERMATH) 2009 - 2014; POLISHED AND PATINATEDED BRONZE, ALUMINIUM, BRASS, 24K GILDING AND SILVERLEAF, HAND PAINTINGS, HAND BLOWN GLASS, WESTMINSTER CLOCKWORKS AND GONG, LED FITTINGS, STEEL CONSTRUCTION, POLISHED VERDE GUATEMALA MARBLE, WENGÉ H250 L120 W120 CM / H98.4 L47.2 W47.2 IN, LIMITED EDITION OF PROTOTYPE + 5 + 2 AP COURTESY CARPENTERS WORKSHOP GALLERY & LOEK BLONK

CARPENTERS WORKSHOP GALLERY DESIGN MIAMI/ STUDIO JOB LANDMARK

  • Susan Grant Lewin Associates
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  • December 2, 2014

DECEMBER 3 - 7, 2014 - BOOTH G12 MERIDIAN AVENUE & 19TH STREET, MIAMI BEACH, USA Studio Job revisits the world’s most beautiful monuments in an exhibition that could only be termed ...

Detail of Two Hindu Courtiers conversing, Ahmadnagar, c.  1590-95

ASIA WEEK NEW YORK ANNOUNCES AMAN AS PRESENTING SPONSOR FOR 2015 EDITION

  • December 1, 2014

The Asia Week New York Association announces that Aman has signed on for their second year as Presenting Sponsor of Asia Week New York 2015, which runs from March 13 to 21. “We are delighted ...

Children's toys and holiday collectibles will be featured in the two day event, December 4-5.

Many Gifts To Be Found at Garth’s This Holiday Season

  • November 28, 2014

On December 4th and 5th, Garth's Auctioneers & Appraisers will host a two-day auction beginning with  the single owner sale of the well known collector Mrs. Dorothy Massey. Mrs. ...

An exceptionally rare 18th century vase from the Yongzheng period sold Nov.  27, 2014 for HK$76,280,000 (US$9.8) at Bonhams Hong Kong, defying an estimate of HK$6,000,000-8,000,000.  The beautiful blue and white vase was made during the short reign of Yongzheng Emperor (1722-1728), which was a period of artistic innovation.  After frenzied bidding, the vase was bought by a private collector from mainland China.

Qing Dynasty Vase Fetches $9.8 Million in Hong Kong

  • November 30, 2014

 Bonhams' auction of Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art achieved spectacular results with more than 90 percent sold by value on November 27 in Hong Kong. The sale was led by the ...

Jeffrey S.  Evans & Associates’ Dec.  6, 2014 auction includes a fun array of Studio and Victorian Glass, and Lady’s Accoutrements.

JEFFREY S. EVANS & ASSOCIATES TO HOLD DECEMBER 6 AUCTION OF LADY’S ACCOUTREMENTS AND STUDIO & VICTORIAN GLASS

  • November 30, 2014

The final auction of Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates’ 2014 schedule includes a fun array of Studio and Victorian Glass, and Lady’s Accoutrements.  Many of the items included in the auction ...

David Drebin (B.  1970 - ), Mermaid in Paradise I, 2014, Digital C Print.

Contessa Gallery to Showcase New Work by Mr. Brainwash, David Datuna, and David Drebin at Art Miami 2014

  • November 30, 2014

This is a notable year for Art Miami as they celebrate their 25th anniversary as a leader in presenting international contemporary and modern art fairs. Art Miami works with the most respected and ...