Tapestry: The Palazzo dell’ Annona (from THE LIFE OF POPE URBAN VIII) Manufactured by: Barberini Manufactory Detail: Bottom Italian (Rome), 1663–1679 Tapestry weave (wool warp; wool and silk wefts).

MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON, REACHES AGREEMENT FOR THE PURCHASE OF FOUR 17TH-CENTURY TAPESTRIES MADE FOR THE BARBERINI PALACE IN ROME

  • April 07, 2011

Provenance research conducted by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), has resulted in new discoveries about the history of ownership of four 17th-century tapestries in the MFA’s ...

"Fleurs dans un vase avec partition musicale" by Paul Gauguin.

Go-Go Gauguin! A Sumptuous Floral Still Life and a Charcoal Sketch Now at Rau Antiques

  • April 07, 2011

Gauguin lovers usually recall the lush landscapes and voluptuous women that Gauguin painted using his trademark bold brushstrokes and muted colors during his self-imposed exile in Tahiti that ...

Will Barnet (b.  1911) Singular Image, 1964.  Woodcut © Will Barnet.  Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas.

Exhibition of New York centenarian artist Will Barnet on view at Amon Carter Museum of American Art beginning in June

  • April 07, 2011

  To mark the 100th birthday of pioneering printmaker, painter and educator Will Barnet (b. 1911), the Amon Carter Museum of American Art presents Will Barnet: Relationships, Intimate and ...

Robert S.  Duncanson "Time’s Temple," 1854 34 x 59 inches, Oil on Canvas

Robert S. Duncanson: The Spiritual Striving of the Freedman's Son Exhibition Highlights Work of Ohio Landscape Artist

  • Thomas Cole National Historic Site
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  • April 06, 2011

On May 1, 2011, the Thomas Cole National Historic Site opens Robert S. Duncanson: The Spiritual Striving of the Freedman's Son, the first exhibition featuring the work of the nineteenth-century ...

Sanford Robinson Gifford, A Lake Twilight, 1861, oil on canvas, private collection

American Scenery: Different Views in Hudson River School Painting on view at Reading Public Museum

  • Reading Public Museum
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  • April 06, 2011

An exhibition of 116 Hudson River School paintings drawn from a remarkable and comprehensive private collection will be on view at the Reading Public Museum through June 5, 2011. American Scenery: ...

Self-portrait in a Soft Hat, Edgar Degas,1857-1858.  The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute.

For the first time: Rembrandt and Degas, two young artists

  • April 06, 2011

Although it is well known that the famous French impressionist painter Edgar Degas (1834-1917) was inspired by Rembrandt, the forthcoming exhibition will be the first actually devoted to ...

Fritz Koenig - Mona II Bronze.  1971 Height: c.  250 cm (c.  98.4 in) Base: 70 x 80 cm (27.6 x 31.5 in) Estimate: € 40.000-50.000, US$ 55.000-70.000.

Special auction: Garden sculptures, featuring Fritz Koenig's "Mona II"

  • April 05, 2011

  While New York is still looking for a new location for Fritz Koenig’s sculpture “The Sphere,” which once stood in front of the World Trade Center as a symbol for world peace, the caryatid ...

George Rickey, No title (Single line).  1964 Kinetic sculpture.  Stainless steel, smoothed 22,5 x 47 x 6,5 cm (8.8 x 18.5 x 2.5 in) Estimate: € 10.000-15.000.

George Rickey and the Interaction of Forces

  • April 05, 2011

The stable and reliable market situation will attract customers just as much as the the range of top-class offerings that Robert Ketterer will come up with in his art auction of POST WAR/ ...

Rendering of Spring Show NYC Entrance at Park Avenue Armory.

Contrasting Old with New, Lars Bolander Creates Visual Tour de Force at the Arts and Antiques Dealers League of America Spring Show NYC April 28 - May 2, at the Park Avenue Armory

  • April 05, 2011

Taking a bold approach to the conventional design of art and antique fairs, Lars Bolander, one of America's leading interior designers and tastemakers, will create a visual tour de force for the ...

Tiffany Studios Laburnum table lamp, circa 1910.  Courtesy of Lillian Nassau, LLC.

PALM BEACH SHOW GROUP ANNOUNCES THE INAUGURAL NAPLES ART, ANTIQUE & JEWELRY SHOW

  • April 04, 2011

The Palm Beach Show Group, recognized as the nation's leading producer of premiere jewelry, art and antique shows, is proud to announce the latest addition to its prestigious portfolio of shows, ...

The New York Antiquarian Book Fair is April 8-10, 2011, at the Park Avenue Armory, NY.

'The Best Book Fair in the World' returns to the Park Avenue Armory for the 51st Year - New York Antiquarian Book Fair

  • April 04, 2011

A few years ago, Andy Rooney of CBS “60 Minutes” attended the New York Antiquarian Book Fair and declared it “The best book fair in the world.” Like the rare treasures in the exhibition, this event ...

Dirck de Bray (c.1635-1694), Still Life of a Bouquet in the Making, 1674, panel 40.5 x 35.7 cm Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague (New Acquisition)

Mauritshuis Acquires Rare Dirck de Bray Flower Still Life

  • April 04, 2011

The Mauritshuis has acquired the exceptional painting Still Life of a Bouquet in the Making by Dirck de Bray (c.1635-1694) from a private collection. This spring bouquet is a fine addition to the ...

Michael Jackson Public Exhibition Five Catalog Box Set from Julien's Auction.

JULIENS AUCTIONS VINDICATED -- WINS CASE AGAINST FRENCH CANADIAN'S CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES IN MICHAEL JACKSON NEVERLAND AUCTION

  • April 04, 2011

  In a ruling today by Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Ronald M. Sohigian, Julien's Auctions, the world's premier celebrity estate and memorabilia auction house located in Beverly Hills ...

16th century Gold Fede Ring (England), 4.4 grams, at Les Enluminares.

Making its Debut at MASTERPIECE London June 29 – July 5 LES ENLUMINURES is bringing an Exceptional Olivetan Manuscript by Lombardy’s Master Illuminator and extraordinary Medieval and Renaissance Miniatures, Art and Important Finger Rings

  • April 04, 2011

  LES ENLUMINURES (www.lesenluminures.com) gallery of Paris and Chicago is exhibiting for the first time June 29 - July 5 at MASTERPIECE London 2011 whose second year is being celebrated ...

Parastou Forouhar's Papillon Series (2009)

New Documentary on Iranian Female Artists to Screen at Pacific Design Center

  • Robert Adanto
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  • April 26, 2011

Design Loves Art and MOPLA are pleased to announce:  PEARLS ON THE OCEAN FLOOR, Directed by Robert Adanto, Silver Screen Theater Pacific Design Center, Tuesday, April 26. Robert Adanto’s ...

Manierre Dawson, "Seven," 1914

Manierre Dawson (1887-1969) A Catalogue Raisonné and Exhibition

  • Hollis Taggart Galleries
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  • April 04, 2011

  Hollis Taggart Galleries is pleased to announce the April 2011 release of Manierre Dawson (1887-1969): A Catalogue Raisonné, published by the Three Graces in association with our gallery. ...

Courtesy of Tom Veilleux Gallery

Tom Veilleux Gallery To Feature Rare Works by Elie Nadelman (1882-1946) At AD 20/21: Art & Design of the 20th & 21st Centuries, April 7-10

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • March 31, 2011

The producers of AD 20/21: Art & Design of the 20th & 21st Centuries, the only annual art and design show of its kind, are honored to announce that Tom Veilleux Gallery of Portland, Maine ...

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Florida International Fine Art Fair (FIFAF) Announces Launch of Inaugural Fair To President's Day Weekend, February 16 - 21, 2012

  • Art Wynwood
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  • March 30, 2011

Art Miami, LLC & Nick Korniloff, Director and Founder of the Florida International Fine Art Fair (FIFAF), have announced the Fair will launch President's Day Weekend, February 16 - 21, 2012 in ...

George Tooker, The Subway, 1950, egg tempera on gesso panel, 18 1/8 x 36 1/8 in.  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, purchased with funds from the Juliana Force Purchase Award, 50.23.  Photograph courtesy of the Whitney Museum of American Art.

Artist George Tooker Dies at 90

  • March 30, 2011

One of the most acclaimed painters of his generation, George Tooker (1920-2011) possessed an originality and depth of vision that is unsurpassed in modern American art. For over sixty years, he has ...

"Solaris" By Jerome Curchod, Print on Paper& Blind Embossing, 18" x 12", currently on exhibit at Maximillian Gallery through April 21, 2011.

Jérôme Curchod

  • March 29, 2011

Maximillian Gallery is pleased to present works by Jérôme Curchod. His artistic process mixes aspects of hand-drawing with digital and photographic imagery. These elements are combined, then ...