Jackson Pollock.  Number 28, 1950 (detail), 1950.  Enamel on canvas.  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, The Muriel Kallis Steinberg Newman Collection, Gift of Muriel Kallis Newman, in honor of her grandchildren, Ellen Steinberg Coven and Dr.  Peter Steinberg, 2006 © 2018 The Pollock-Krasner Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

'Epic Abstraction: Pollock to Herrera' to Open at the Met in December

  • November 19, 2018

Opening December 17 at The Met Fifth Avenue, Epic Abstraction: Pollock to Herrera begins in the 1940s and extends into the 21st century to explore large-scale abstract painting, sculpture, and ...

Le Pont Suspendu by Bernard Buffet (1928-1999), the French Expressionist painter and a leading figure of the Anti-Abstract art group “L’homme Tremoin (or “The Witness Man”).

Artworks by Bernard Buffet, Toulouse-Lautrec, Harold Gregor, others at Gray's Dec. 5th auction

  • Gray's Auctioneers, LLC
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  • November 20, 2018

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Gray’s Auctioneers will offer more than 400 lots of fine art, estate jewelry and decorative art at an auction planned for Wednesday, December 5th, online and in the firm’s ...

Teapot, 1771-1772, marked by Andrew Fogelberg, Swedish/English, sterling silver and wood, London, gift of Angus Sladen of Hampshire, England, a descendent of the fourth earl of Dunmore

The 71st Colonial Williamsburg Antiques Forum Examines “Hidden Treasures: New Findings and Rediscoveries” Feb. 22-26, 2019

  • November 18, 2018

Material culture enthusiasts are invited to join curators, conservators, collectors, scholars and aficionados to reexamine forgotten objects and reassess long-known items Feb. 22-26, 2019 at the ...

A Waltz in the Woods (2015) Morris Arboretum of UPA, Philadelphia, PA.  photo: Rob Cardillo

One of Patrick Dougherty's Ephemeral, Large-Scale Stick Sculptures to Be Built on Cape Cod Next Summer

  • November 18, 2018

 In June 2019, a one-of-a-kind stick sculpture by internationally acclaimed sculptor Patrick Dougherty will be built on the front lawn of Highfield Hall & Gardens in Falmouth, Massachusetts. ...

Wim Botha, Prism 13 [Dead Pieta], 2015, bronze and wooden pallets, H.  95 ¼ x W.  88 1/5 x D.  49 ½ in., Courtesy of the artist and Stevenson, Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa

Wim Botha: Still Life with Discontent

  • November 18, 2018

In April 2019, 21c Museum Durham and the North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA) in Raleigh will present South African artist Wim Botha’s first solo museum exhibition in the U.S., Wim Botha: Still Life ...

Frederic Remington bronze titled Coming Through the Rye, one of Remington’s all-time classic sculptures, 20 inches tall, #22 of 100 (est.  $4,000-$6,000).

Frederic Remington bronze titled Coming Through the Rye will be in Holabird's Dec. 5-9 auction in Reno

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • November 19, 2018

RENO, Nev. – Holabird Western Americana Collections has planned a sale “to die for” that spans five days – from December 5th thru the 9th – featuring a massive offering of token dies (hence the ...

Post-Impressionist oil on board titled Sunny Afternoon by Franz Kline (Mass./N.Y., 1910-1962), an early example from Kline’s career, in a 16 inch by 21 inch frame (est.  $5,000-$8,000).

Post-Impressionist oil on board by Franz Kline will be in Bruneau & Co.'s November 24th auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • November 19, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers’ upcoming Estate Antiques & Fine Art Auction is planned for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend on Saturday, November 24th, online and in the firm’s ...

Lot 22, Kappy Hendricks Collection of Japanese Prints; online auction November 18

ON NOVEMBER 18, TURNER AUCTIONS + APPRAISALS PRESENTS THE KAPPY HENDRICKS COLLECTION OF JAPANESE PRINTS

  • Turner Auctions + Appraisals
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  • November 15, 2018

On Sunday, November 18, Turner Auctions + Appraisals is very pleased to present the Kappy Hendricks Collection of Japanese Prints.  The sale features over 175 lots from the personal collection of ...

2nd Annual Women Artists Art Comepetition is Now Accepting Entries www.fusionartps.com

2nd Annual Women Artists International Art Competition Announced by Fusion Art

  • Fusion Art
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  • November 16, 2018

Fusion Art is pleased to announce it is now accepting entries its 9th International Quarterly Art Competition. The gallery is once again celebrating women artists and is accepting entries for the ...

Study by Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788), for perhaps the renowned English painter’s most intricate and recognizable composition – The Honourable Mrs.  Graham ($103,125).

Diligent research and infra-red photography propel a Gainsborough oil portrait study to $103,125 at auction

  • Woodshed Art Auctions
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  • November 16, 2018

FRANKLIN, Mass. – Diligent research by Bruce Wood of Woodshed Art Auctions propelled what was initially believed to be an ordinary copy of a painting to a six-figure finish at the firm’s November ...

Pulpit by Giovanni Pisano, 1301.  Church of Sant’ Andrea in Pistoia, Italy.

Pulpit by Giovanni Pisano in Church of Sant' Andrea in Tuscany under conservation thanks to Friends of Florence

  • Friends of Florence
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  • November 12, 2018

For Immediate Release PULPIT BY GIOVANNI PISANO, AN EARLY RENAISSANCE MASTERPIECE IN THE CHURCH OF SANT’ ANDREA, IN PISTOIA, ITALY, IS UNDERGOING EXTENSIVE STUDY AND CONSERVATION THANKS TO ...

"Queen Marie Antoinette's Pearl," a diamond-and-pearl pendant, sold for $36.2 million, and was estimated to sell for about $1 to $2 million.

Marie Antoinette's Pearl Pendant Brings Auction Record of $36.2 Million in Geneva

  • November 15, 2018

On Tuesday at Sotheby's in Geneva, one of the most important historic collections of royal jewels made auction history. One hundred treasures from the collection of the Bourbon Parma family ...

Dog-shaped Box on a Low Table, late 17th - mid-18th century, Wood covered in lacquer.  Musée national des Châteaux de Versailles et de Trianon Repro.  Credit: Photo: Thierry Ollivier.  © RMN-Grand Palais / Art Resource, NY

Peek at Tiny Treasures from Versailles in Getty Exhibit

  • November 15, 2018

Marie Antoinette's Cherished Japanese Lacquer Collection in Rare Loan Exhibit at Getty until January 6, 2019 Marie-Antoinette (1755-1793) possessed one of the finest collections of Japanese ...

Suzanne Lacy and Leslie Labowitz, In Mourning and in Rage,1977; performance, December 13, 1977, City Hall, Los Angeles; © Suzanne Lacyand Leslie Labowitz; photo: Maria Karras

Social Issues Spotlighted in First-Ever Suzanne Lacy Retrospective at SFMOMA and YBCA

  • November 15, 2018

Throughout her prolific career, Los Angeles–based artist Suzanne Lacy has used community organizing strategies and media interventions to create dialogue-based performances about pressing social ...

Anonymous, Monet in His Garden at Giverny, 1921.  Autochrome.  7 x 9 1/2 in.  (17.8 x 24.1 cm).  Collection of the Troob Family Foundation

Monet – Reinventions of Impressionism in a New Large-Scale Exhibition

  • November 15, 2018

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and the Kimbell Art Museum have announced Monet: The Late Years, the first exhibition in more than 20 years dedicated to the final phase of Monet’s career. ...

Concho belt, Lot 253, Native American Jewelry sale on December 8 at Turner Auctions + Appraisals

FINAL SALE OF NATIVE AMERICAN JEWELRY FROM A PREMIER COLLECTOR GOES TO AUCTION ON DECEMBER 8 AT TURNER AUCTIONS + APPRAISALS

  • Turner Auctions + Appraisals
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  • November 15, 2018

Turner Auctions + Appraisals is pleased to present Native American Jewelry on Saturday, December 8, 2018. Offering over 300 lots, mostly from one major collector, this extensive sale features a ...

Walter Darby Bannard, The Plains #2, 1970, Alkyd resin on canvas, 78 x 92 inches.  Courtesy of Berry Campbell Gallery.

Walter Darby Bannard: Paintings from 1969 to 1975

  • Berry Campbell Gallery
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  • November 15, 2018

BERRY CAMPBELL GALLERY PRESENTS ITS FOURTH EXHIBITION OF PAINTINGS BY WALTER DARBY BANNARD   NEW YORK, NEW YORK, November 8, 2018 – Berry Campbell Gallery is pleased to announce Walter Darby ...

Sally Michel, American (1902-2003).  Seated Woman, 1973.  Oil on board, 20 x 16 inches.  From the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation.

Model and Muse: Intimate Connections at Childs Gallery

  • November 15, 2018

In Classical Antiquity, inspiration was dependent upon the nine Muses, goddesses and daughters of Zeus presiding over the Arts and Sciences whose invocation bestowed divine creativity upon their ...

One of two works in the sale by Dorothy (Mann) Dehner is this steel abstract sculpture, signed and dated 1987, 34 ¼ by 28 ½ by 75 inches ($10/15,000).

From Dehner to Daum, Clarke Auction Is Place To Be Dec. 2

  • Clarke Auction Gallery
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  • November 14, 2018

Clarke Auction Gallery will offer a wide-ranging auction on Sunday, December 2, at 10 am, running the gamut from Chinese carved furniture to Daum Nancy and Galle vases but fine art will definitely ...

This elegant home was filled with high end furnishings and striking antiques.  The room size rug and the chandelier here are among the items on offer.

Waterfront Westport Estate To Lead Benefit Shop Foundation Auction Dec. 5

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • November 14, 2018

When John Edelman bought his Westport, Conn., home that sits on the water, it came with a collection of high-end design furniture and European antiques. John, who is CEO of Design Within Reach in ...