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ARTFIXdaily News Feed - Friday, April 29, 2011
Olana Mounts Exhibition to Commemorate 150th Anniversary of the Start of the American Civil War
Frederic Church, Our Banner in the Sky, 1861.
  This year marks the sesquicentennial of the fall of Fort Sumter, and the start of the Civil War. Olana’s exhibition: Rally 'round the Flag: Frederic Edwin Church and the Civil War on view in ...

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Spring Show NYC debuts at Park Avenue Armory
An enthusiastic crowd descended upon New York’s Park Avenue Armory for the preview night of the inaugural Spring Show NYC on April 27. Organized by the Art and Antiques Dealers League of America, the show features 65 leading dealers and is open through May 2. Just the right amount of differentiating style, varied period offerings, and price ranges, starting under $5,000 and reaching upwards of $5 million, helps this show to feel fresh in the satuarated Manhattan antiques show scene. Swedish-born designer Lars Bolander says he has “always loved the structure” of the armory’s ...

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Rockwell Kent (1882–1971), The Trapper, 1921.  Oil on canvas, 34 1/4 × 44 1/4 in.  (87 × 112.4 cm).  Whitney Museum of American Art; purchase 31.258 Breaking Ground: The Whitney's Founding Collection
April 28 - September 18, 2011
Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, New York
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"Do Not Enter" Louis Icart (French, 1890-1950) Etching and aquatint, 1922.  Signed and numbered 82, lower left.  To be offered at Ripley's Antique Helper Auctions on May 14. Important Louis Icart Collection to be sold at Ripley’s Antique Helper Auctions
Release Date: 28 April 2011
April 25, 2011 (Indianapolis, Indiana) Dan Ripley’s Antique Helper Auctions announces the sale of  a group of fine Icart prints on May 14.  Selections from The Jordan Collection, including a number of Louis Icart etchings, an illustrated book and a personal letter from Icart to Hilda Jeffe, ...

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