Ammi Phllips, Fine Portrait of a Man, c.  1835, from Samuel Herrup.

New Metro Show NYC Announces a Strong Dealer Roster for its January 18-22 Debut

  • October 03, 2011

With the support of a distinguished advisory exhibitor committee, The Art Fair Company announces a strong roster of prominent dealers at its new Metro Show NYC, which runs from January 18 to 22, ...

Lot 502: Important and rare, large 15th Century Chinese Ming Dynasty porcelain charger; central reverse design of writhing dragon amid crashing waves, surrounded on the cavetto with a continuous band of lotus blossoms borne on a single undulating stem with lobed leaves; the exterior with a band of five-toed dragons chasing flaming pearls; six-character Xuande Mark and of the Period; D: 49 cm, H: 9 cm (Estimate: $150,000-250,000)

888 Auctions' October 20 Sale Showcase 15th Century Xuande Period Blue & White Reverse Dragon Charger

  • 888 Auctions
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  • October 02, 2011

Richmond Hill, ON – 888 Auctions’ October 20th sale of Important Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art in Richmond Hill will showcase over 600 lots of an exciting array of Chinese porcelains ...

Charles Demuth (American, 1883–1935) I Saw the Figure 5 in Gold, 1928.  Oil, graphite, ink, and gold leaf on paperboard (Upson board), 35 1/2 x 30in.  (90.2 x 76.2cm).  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949 (49.59.1)

"Stieglitz and His Artists: Matisse to O'Keeffe" Features 200 Works by European and American Modernists in the Metropolitan Museum’s Collection

  • October 03, 2011

For more than 60 years, the Alfred Stieglitz Collection has been the cornerstone of The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s holdings of modern art from the first half of the 20th century. From October ...

Stanford White Tablernacle Frame.

High Museum presents Beaux Arts & Crafts: Masterpieces of American Frame Design 1890–1920 from the Private Collection of Edgar O. Smith

  • September 29, 2011

The High Museum of Art is hosting “Beaux Arts & Crafts: Masterpieces of American Frame Design 1890–1920,” on loan from the noted New York frame collector Edgar O. Smith. This exhibition brings ...

Mark Rothko (American, b.  Russia, 1903–1970)

Rothko Exhibition Envelopes Viewers and Challenges Their Sense of Being

  • Chrysler Museum of Art
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  • September 29, 2011

The Chrysler Museum of Art presents Mark Rothko: Perceptions of Being, which is on view from September 28 to January 8, 2012.  The exhibition includes the Chrysler’s own No. 5 (Untitled), ...

Robert John Thornton, The Night-Blowing Cereus from the illustrated book The Temple of Flora, 1807, mezzotint


  • September 29, 2011

  The Davis Museum at Wellesley College presents Global Flora: Botanical Imagery and Exploration, an exhibition linking the history of botanical imagery with the adventure of exploration ...

Image Courtesy of Swann Auction Galleries

Artfact Live! Offers Live Online Bidding at Swann African-American Art Auction

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • September 29, 2011

(Beverly Hills, CA) Artfact Live! will offer live online bidding at Swann Auction Galleries’ African-American Art Auction on October 6, 2011.  Featured in this exciting auction are rare ...

One of a Pair of Monumental Terrracotta Portrait Busts of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, c.1660, by Domenico Giudi


  • September 28, 2011

In their third collaborative exhibition, Andrew Butterfield of Andrew Butterfield Fine Arts and Fabrizio Moretti of Moretti Fine Art, will stage Masterpieces of Italian Renaissance and Baroque ...

Willem I van de Velde, Englische Kriegsschiffe.  Grisaille on canvas, 1680s.  56,2 x 63,5 cm (22.1 x 25 in) Estimate: € 70.000-90.000

Rare Painting by Willem I van de Velde on the German Auction Market for the First Time

  • September 28, 2011

With Willem I van de Velde’s grisaille-work ”Englische Kriegsschiffe“ (English Warships) a masterpiece of marine painting will be called up at Ketterer Kunst in Munich on 27 October. "This ...

Auguste Rodin, The Thinker

FINE ART ASIA 2011: Asia's Leading International Fine Art and Antiques Fair

  • September 28, 2011

FINE ART ASIA 2011, the only fair in Asia showcasing Fine Art and Antiques, will present its strongest ever line-up, with over 100 renowned dealers from Asia, Europe and the USA. Now in its 7th ...

VIP Art Fair

Online Art Fair Returns February 3-8, 2012 For "VIP2.0"

  • September 28, 2011

VIP Art Fair, the world’s first contemporary art fair held exclusively online, announces its second fair, VIP2.0, February 3-8, 2012, at  Top international galleries will ...

Collection of Cloisonne

Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. -– October 1, 2011 – Estate Treasures Auction – 1:00 PM

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • September 28, 2011

Featuring local estates and collections from Raleigh, NC; Cary, NC; and Charleston, SC. Offerings include silver, estate jewelry, paintings, furniture, rugs, works on paper, clocks, decorative ...

Edward Steichen (American, born Luxembourg, 1879–1973) Untitled (New York), not dated Photogravure, 30 ¾ x 36 ½ in.  Gift of Raymond W.  Merritt, 99.365

"New York, New York! The 20th Century" and "Storied City: New York in Picture Book Art" Open at the Katonah Museum of Art October 2

  • September 28, 2011

  Empire City, Gotham, The Big Apple — whatever you call it, there’s no doubt that New York City has impacted millions of hearts, minds, and imaginations throughout history. This fall, the ...

K’oen-yu ts’ien t’ou, or Map of the World

Daniel Crouch Rare Books Celebrates Asian Art in London With lunar studies by Jesuit monk at the Chinese Court

  • September 28, 2011

  Timed to coincide with Asian Art in London, 3rd to 12th November 2011, map dealer Daniel Crouch Rare Books will be exhibiting work by Ferdinand Verbiest completed at the Chinese Court ...

Sunrise over the Hudson River Early Autumn by Lauren Sansaricq (b.  1990).

Contemporary Female Hudson River School Painter Featured by Upper East Side Gallery

  • September 27, 2011

  Hawthorne Fine Art continues to feature the women of the Hudson River School, but with a contemporary twist, in its upcoming exhibition, Nature’s Poetry: The Landscapes of Lauren ...

Hans Christensen's Teapot and Warmer, his journeyman’s piece executed in 1944, fetched a record price for the maker at $33,480, and this stunning sterling silver with rosewood handle Water Pitcher realized $17,360.


  • September 27, 2011

  Keno Auctions held its fall 2011 sale of Important Paintings, Furniture, Decorative Arts and Jewelry realizing $1,251,000. “Today’s results reflect a recovering market on an upward ...

Image Courtesy of I.M.  Chait

Artfact End-of-Summer Auction Results Roundup

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  • September 27, 2011

  Online sales at Artfact, the world’s premier live auction platform, remained strong throughout July and August despite recent turmoil in the world’s financial markets.  A canvas ...

Intersection, Wayne Thiebaud, 1976, oil on canvas board, 17 x 11 in.

Texas Contemporary Art Fair Proudly Announces Exhibitors, Programming and Expanding List of Partners

  • September 26, 2011

Excitement is building as Texas Contemporary is just a month away, announcing its list of exhibitors, compelling programming and an expanding list of supporters for its inaugural art fair at ...

Marylyn Dintenfass, Your Chrome Heart Shining, 2010, Oil on panel, 30 x 30 inches

Babcock Galleries Presents Marylyn Dintenfass: Souped Up / Tricked Out

  • Babcock Galleries
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  • September 26, 2011

  Babcock Galleries presents Marylyn Dintenfass’ solo exhibition Souped Up / Tricked Out, a visceral, visual series of oil paintings inspired by a complex love affair with automobiles, on ...

The West Coast’s largest art fair will debut two separate shows, The Los Angeles Fine Art Show: Historic and Traditional (HAT) and the LA Art Show: Modern & Contemporary (MAC).  Both shows will take place January 18 – 22, 2012 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in West Halls A and B.

Art Miami to Acquire the Los Angeles Art Show (LAAS) from the Fine Art Dealers Association (FADA)

  • September 16, 2011

  The Fine Art Dealers Association and the Los Angeles Art Show, LLC are pleased to announce that an agreement in principle has been reached with the Fine Art Dealers Association to acquire ...