This Japanese "Big Head" woodblock print of a Kabuki actor by the artist Sharaku will be sold at auction Sept.  27.

Japanese "Big Head" woodblock prints by Sharaku wil be sold at auction, Sept. 27 in Florida

  • The Specialists of the South, Inc.
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  • September 2, 2014

PANAMA CITY, Fla. Items from the estate of John Townsend Tyler – a highly decorated U.S. Marine officer and pilot who, along with his late wife Alice, accumulated many quality antiques and estate...

Elizabeth Catlett (American 1915-2012), Bust of Dr.  Martin Luther King, Jr.  (Estimate $50,000-$70,000)

Weschler’s Fall Auction to Feature Washington, D.C.-Based African American Artists

  • August 29, 2014

Weschler’s Auctioneers September 19th Capital Collections Estate Auction begins its 2014-2015 season by featuring an important selection of 20th century African American works of art cultivated...

Marjorie Strider, The Invitation, acrylic on canvas, 2010, 36 x 84

Pioneering Female Pop Artist Marjorie Strider Passes Away

  • Lawrence Fine Art
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  • September 2, 2014

Pioneering female pop artist Marjorie Strider passed away last Wednesday at her home in Saugerties, New York. Strider, born in Guthrie, Oklahoma, was 81 years old. Throughout her 50-year...

LEAVES Opens at Steven Harvey Projects: Sunday, September 7

  • Steven Harvey fine art projects
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  • August 29, 2014

September 7- October 12, 2014              Opening: Sunday, September 7, 6-8 pm  steven harvey fine art projects /...

Peter Klasen, La Cible, 1967.  Acrylic on Canvas.  39 x 28 inches

WATERHOUSE & DODD ANNOUNCES ITS MOVE TO A LARGER GALLERY ON MADISON AVENUE, AND HIRES A NEW DIRECTOR, STEFANY SEKARA MORRIS

  • August 29, 2014

This October, international art dealers Waterhouse & Dodd will be moving their main New York gallery space to the next door building on Madison Avenue. Their new 2nd floor gallery...

Mattie Lou O'Kelley ( American, 1908 – 1997), Yard Sale , 1979, o il on canvas, 28 x 40 inches.  High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Purchase with funds from the Mattie Lou O'Kelley Endowment, 1999.94.  (c) Mattie Lou O'Kelley Trust

$2.5 Million Gift Will Support Folk and Self-Taught Art Initiatives at High Museum of Art

  • August 28, 2014

The High Museum of Art has announced a $2.5 million gift from Atlanta-based patrons Dan Boone and his late wife Merrie Boone to support and expand the museum’s folk and self-taught art...

From 20th century premier designer Diego Giacometti (Switzerland, 1902-1985) will be this console rectangulaire to be offered for $80,000 to $120,000.

HISTORIC AND IMPORTANT WORKS BY ROY LICHTENSTEIN, LEONOR FINI, DIEGO GIACOMETTI AND MORE AT CLARS POWERFUL SEPTEMBER 2014 AUCTION

  • August 28, 2014

On September 13, 14, and 15, 2014, Clars Auction Gallery will host what is anticipated to be the largest sale in the firm’s history. In a year where each monthly sale surpassed all previous...

A new iPhone app from artist Miranda July will be part of the exhibition, Conversation Piece, at MFA Boston.

iPhone App as Art to be Featured in Exhibition at MFA Boston

  • August 28, 2014

A new iPhone app by artist, filmmaker and writer Miranda July (born in 1974) will form part of the exhibition, Conversation Piece at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), on October 10. The first...

William Trost Richards (1833–1905) Forest Interior, 1865.  Oil on canvas.  12 1/8 x 10 1/16 inches.  Signed and dated lower right: W.  T.  Richards; / 1865.

Questroyal Fine Art Releases New Catalog of Important American Paintings

  • August 27, 2014

With a year full of headlines on the dizzying state of the contemporaryart market, Questroyal Fine Art continues to champion the importance and value of nineteenth- and twentieth-century American...

Lot 2 A Lalique Frosted Glass Bacchantes Vase, 20th Century, Signed Lalique France.  Dimensions: h: 9 1/2 x dia: 8 1/4 in..  Estimate $ 1,800-2,000

Large Collections of Lalique, Modern Furniture and Cloisonné featured in Gray’s Auctioneers’ September Sale

  • August 27, 2014

For avid collectors and novice explorers, Gray’s Auctioneers hosts their eightieth auction on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 11am.  This auction features large collections of modern...

A Wurlitzer juke box is one of the many vintage items in the Pope Valley auction Saturday, September 6 in the California wine country.

Despite earthquake in Napa, Pope Valley auction item unharmed, auction goes on

  • August 27, 2014

Despite a 6.0 earthquake at the Southern end of Napa Valley, the Pope Valley auction September 6, 2014 still is scheduled to go on as planned. While the Sunday earthquake only was 47 miles...

New York State Seal, "Fearless and Independent," a fine pristine Japanese export silkwork picture, c.  1890.

A NEW YORK STATE OF MIND: LAURA FISHER BRINGS NEW YORK-CENTRIC FOLK ART TO THE BROOKLYN FAIR

  • August 27, 2014

Folk art made in New York City and New York State from the 19th and early 20th centuries is among the special material that Laura Fisher of NYC’s FISHER HERITAGE will exhibit at the new Brooklyn...

Robert Frank (U.S.A., b.  Switzerland, 1924), Detroit, 1955.  Gelatin silver print.  Gift of Raymond B.  Gary, 1984.492.15 © Robert Frank

Groundbreaking exhibition of photographs by Robert Frank sheds new light on his legendary work, The Americans

  • August 27, 2014

In 1955 and 1956, Swiss-born photographer Robert Frank (b. 1924) traveled throughout the United States on a Guggenheim Fellowship, photographing ordinary people in their everyday lives. His book...

Luciano Ventrone (b.  1942) Sogno, 2013 Oil on linen 51 3/16 x 51 3/16 inches

Luciano Ventrone: The Thrill of the Real

  • Hollis Taggart Galleries
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  • August 27, 2014

September 4 – October 4, 2014    In his upcoming showing at Hollis Taggart Galleries, Luciano Ventrone presents a paradoxical thrill in his paintings.  Luciano Ventrone: The...

Sarah Churgin

Open House at Rago on September 9th Features Panel Presentation “The Stories Things Carry”

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • August 27, 2014

Open House at Rago on September 9th Features Panel Presentation “The Stories Things Carry”  Lambertville, NJ:  Rago Arts and Auction Center hosts an open house on Tuesday,...

This fine, early impression engraving by Albrecht Durer (Germ., 1471-1528), titled Young Lady on Horseback, will be sold Sept.  26-27.

Albrecht Durer engraving, Tiffany stained glass window and lamp will be in Cottone's Sept. 26-27 auction

  • Cottone Auctions
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  • August 28, 2014

GENESEO, N.Y. – Approximately 800 lots of Mid-Century Modern pieces by major designers in the field, original oil paintings and other works of art, marvelous art glass creations, sterling silver,...

This Hongshan Culture jade ware piece with designs of clouds has a pre-sale estimate of $300,000-$400,000.

Chinese Hongshan Culture jade ware piece could bring $300,000-$400,000 at Florida auction, Sept. 20

  • Elite Decorative Arts
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  • August 27, 2014

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. – A Chinese Hongshan Culture jade ware piece estimated to bring a staggering $300,000-$400,000, a large Chinese Kangxi period red and blue porcelain vase, and an antique...

Enri Evenpoel, Belgian (1872-1899), Au Square (In the Square), 1897, color lithograph, 13 1/16 x 9 1/8 in., Gift to the Sparling Family Collection, 2014.2.26

Hyde Collection Receives Major Gift of Prints

  • August 25, 2014

The Hyde Collection has acquired an extensive collection of nineteenth-century French etchings, engravings, woodcuts, and books. Donated by Tobin A. Sparling, in memory of his parents Leon H. and...

Stallion and Attendant by Zhao Lin, Yuan Dynasty.  Ink & Color on Paper Signed Zhao Lin, with one artist seal Eight Collectors’ seals Eleven Emperors’ seals Five Colophons.  $400,000 - $500,000

Gianguan Auctions Presents Courtly and Artisanal Rarities On September 14

  • Gianguan Auctions
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  • August 25, 2014

On Sunday, September 14th, Gianguan Auctions will kick off the fall edition of New York’s Asia Week with dynamic collections of Chinese paintings, Ceramics, Carved Jades and Works of Art. The...

Meadow's Edge

A Painter's Prose: Recently Acquired Works by William S. Robinson (1861-1945)

  • August 25, 2014

The Cooley Gallery will present A Painter's Prose, Recently Acquired Works by William S. Robinson, an exhibition of over 25 historic paintings by the Old Lyme art colony artist.   As a...