Jasper Johns and Carol Mancusi-Ungaro inspect Untitled (Green Painting), 1954, during the artist’s 1996 ADP interview at the Menil Collection.  Copyright 2011, Menil Foundation, Inc.  All rights reserved.

Menil Launches Online Artists Documentation Program Archive, In Partnership with Whitney Museum of American Art and Harvard Art Museums

  • October 18, 2011

Founded in 1990 at the Menil Collection, the Artists Documentation Program (ADP) is known within the art world and scholarly circles for gathering vital first-hand interviews with prominent ...

Victor Gilbert, "Marche Aux Fleurs Pont Neuf" oil painting on canvas.  Canvas: 29"H x 36.25"W'; Frame: 42''H x 49.5''W.  Signed lower left, "Victor Gilbert".  Estimate: $100,000-$120,000.00

Victor Gilbert, Galien-LaLoue, G. Clausen, Cortez, E. Hunt among big names to be featured in Dallas Auction Gallery’s November 16th Fine and Decorative Art Auction

  • October 18, 2011

  Dallas Auction Gallery will follow their $1.2 million dollar jewelry auction that was held on October 5th with an outstanding Fine and Decorative Art Auction on November 16th. This sale ...

Phillip Stearns Subliminal Machines

Phillip Stearns Subliminal Machines

  • RABBITHOLE PROJECTS
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  • October 18, 2011

STATEMENT When the circuit is exposed, electronic technologies can take on an organic appearance. In my work with sculptural electronics, the components become crystalline lattices, ...

Bronzes by Francesco Bertos (Italian, 1693-1739) representing Livy's legend of the Heroism of Marcus Curtius, 81 cm high, (left) and Pliny's tale of the Fable of Dirce, 74 cm high, (right).

Rare Venetian Bronzes to be Unveiled by Tomasso Brothers at The International Fine Art & Antique Dealers Show

  • October 18, 2011

  Tomasso Brothers Fine Art will unveil a rare pair of bronzes at The International Fine Art & Antique Dealers Show worth around $1 million.  These magnificent groups are amongst ...

Woman in a Veil

Maurice Prendergast Paris Scene Oil Painting Unearthed at Clarke Auction

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  • October 18, 2011

While sifting through a large box lot of art dropped off at the Larchmont, NY gallery by what is known in the trade as a “picker,” Nelia Moore, Art Specialist/Auctioneer at Clarke Auction spotted a ...

PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR (French, 1841-1919) Le Bouquet, 1910.  Oil on canvas.  17 x 12-1/2 inches (43.2 x 31.8 cm).  Signed lower left: Renoir.  Two paste-down labels on stretcher bars bearing stock numbers: no.  4367 and no.  10401.

Bouquets by Renoir, Heade Star in Heritage Auctions’ American & European Fine Art event

  • October 18, 2011

  The November 8th Heritage auction in Dallas features a still-life by Pierre August Renoir as well as paintings by marine artist Robert Salmon, American Impressionist Childe Hassam, Daniel ...

Charles Burchfield Sunlight in Park, 1917.  Watercolor, gouache, charcoal on paper, mounted to board.  17 x 22 inches.

"Modern America 1917-­1944" Opens at DC Moore Gallery in November

  • October 17, 2011

Highlighting the dynamic period between the world wars, Modern America 1917-­1944 features a select group of paintings and watercolors by Oscar Bluemner, Charles Burchfield, Arthur Dove, Marsden ...

A Swiss Gold, Enamel and Pearl-Set Singing-Bird Box with Watch Movement

A SINGING BIRD BOX TWEETS AT CHRISTIE’S

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  • October 17, 2011

On October 21, Christie’s Important Silver and Objects of Vertu sale will present 218 precious works in silver and gold by well-known craftsmen such as Paul Storr, Mario Buccellati and many ...

Ken Price Geometric Cup

Ken Price Geometric Cup on the Block at Cowan's + Clark + DelVecchio's November 4-5 Modern Ceramic and Craft Auction

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  • October 12, 2011

Pieces by Peter Voulkos and Beatrice Wood also Highlights of the Sale. "When we introduced a regular ceramics auction last year, it was a first for the field. Now, our Legends: Material Masters ...

Nicole Strasburg, Chroma, September 2011, oil on brich panel, 12 x 12 inches

Nicole Strasburg: islands valleys home

  • Sullivan Goss - An American Gallery
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  • October 15, 2011

Sullivan Goss – An American Gallery is pleased to announce their newest solo show for local artist Nicole Strasburg. NICOLE STRASBURG: islands valleys home, features ...

Robert Motherwell, From the Lyric Suite, 1965.  Red and blue ink on rice paper, 28 x 23 cms.

Collectors Fall Under Motherwell's Spell

  • October 14, 2011

  Collectors, predominantly from the UK and Europe, have fallen under the spell of the American Abstract Expressionist artist Robert Motherwell (1915-1991).  In the first three days of ...

An original, rare carousel horse (measuring more than 5ft tall) designed by Charles W.  Dare.

M S Rau Antiques Defines "Decorative Monumental” with Giant Silver Urns and Rare Antique Carousel Horse from America’s First Carousel Maker

  • October 13, 2011

  At the recent fall Armory Antiques Show in Manhattan, M S Rau Antiques of New Orleans surprised visitors with a worldly mix of American memorabilia (a 1900's stock ticker, for example), ...

"Sacred Russian Castings" is on view at te Museum of Russian Icons, from Oct.  15, 2011 to January 7, 2012.

Sacred Russian Castings: An Exhibition of Cast Metal Icons and Crosses opens Oct. 15

  • October 13, 2011

The Museum Of Russian Icons will present the acclaimed Hollingsworth collection of Russian metal icons and crosses, which chronicles the entire history of the Russian Orthodox ...

Streak of Lightning quilt from Fisher Heritage.

Got Zigzag Fever? Fisher Heritage Offers Quilts, Hooked Rugs Abuzz with Zigzags

  • October 13, 2011

If the fervor over the zigzag pattern in the sold-out Missoni for Target collection has made you eager to add visual excitement to your décor, consider the zigzag in antique quilts and hooked rugs ...

Classical Antiquities is one popular section of TEFAF Maastricht.

TEFAF MAASTRICHT CELEBRATES ITS SILVER JUBILEE, 25 YEARS IN WHICH IT BECAME THE WORLD’S BEST ART FAIR, MARCH 16 – 25, 2012

  • October 12, 2011

  TEFAF Maastricht will celebrate its Silver Jubilee when it opens at the MECC (Maastricht Exhibition and Congress Centre) in the southern Netherlands from March 16 – 25, 2012. In the 25 ...

Image Courtesy of John Moran Auctioneers

Artfact Live! Offers Live Online Bidding at John Moran Auction

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • October 12, 2011

Artfact Live! will offer live online bidding on works by leading American and California artists spanning the mid-19th to mid- 20th centuries at John Moran Auctioneers’ third California and ...

An Important Roman Micromosaic Table, By Michelangelo Barberi, Rome, dated 1851

A TREASURE TROVE AT CHRISTIE’S

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  • October 12, 2011

New York- Christie’s is pleased to present the Fall sale of 500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe, including Oriental Carpets on October 19-20.  With over 550 lots, the sale will feature stunning ...

Cornelia Thomsen, "Stripes Nr.  22," 72 x 48 in.

Cornelia Thomsen: Stripe Paintings in New York City

  • October 12, 2011

A series of immersive, abstract canvases that investigate the presence and presentation of color and form constitute Cornelia Thomsen: Stripe Paintings, an exhibition at Erik Thomsen Gallery from ...

Beverly Hills Art Show

FALL BEVERLY HILLS ART SHOW - AFFAIRE IN THE GARDENS FEATURES SPECIAL EXHIBIT CURATED BY THE LOS ANGELES ART ASSOCIATION

  • City of Beverly Hills
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  • October 12, 2011

The semi-annual Beverly Hills Art Show – Affaire In The Gardens welcomes a special exhibit curated by the Los Angeles Art Association on October 15 – 16, 2011 at Beverly Gardens. Artist Ya Ya ...

Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997) I Can See the Whole Room…and There's Nobody in It.  Painted in 1961.  Estimate: $35,000,000- $45,000,000

Pop Art Masterpieces at Christie's

  • October 11, 2011

Christie‘s will auction an exceptional selection of Pop Art masterpieces at its Post-War and Contemporary Sale on November 8, 2011. The constellation of major works to be offered will include ...