Dox Thrash.  Griffin Hills, c.  1940.  The Baltimore Museum of Art, BMA 1942.35

'1939: Exhibiting Black Art' Revisits Groundbreaking Show at Baltimore Museum of Art

  • June 21, 2018

“Art in a democracy should above all else be democratic, which is to say that it must be truly representative.” — Alain Locke, Contemporary Negro Art, 1939 In 1939, The Baltimore Museum of Art ...

William Glackens (1870–1938) Vase of Flowers Oil on canvas 12½ x 9¾ inches Signed upper left: W Glackens

Questroyal’s Ninth Annual Summer Special Sale

  • June 21, 2018

Over 150 paintings offered below cost or substantially discounted Each summer, Questroyal Fine Art prepares for new acquisitions for the upcoming fall season. Unlike most galleries, Questroyal ...

Lot 200: Emilio Cruz, Floating Figures, oil on canvas.  Sold June 14, 2018 for $17,500, a record for the artist

Swann Sets Record for Cuban-American Painter Emilio Cruz

  • Swann Galleries
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  • June 19, 2018

Swann Galleries’ auction of American Art on June 14 offered original works by bastions of the category including William Glackens and John Singer Sargent, as well as artists whose work has only ...

Ed Ruscha (American, b.  1937), Pool #2, from the portfolio Pools, 1968; printed 1997.  Chromogenic color print, 40.4 x 40.7 cm (image).  Edward Ruscha Papers and Art Collection, 2013.16.2 © Ed Ruscha.  Courtesy Harry Ransom Center.

Ed Ruscha: Archaeology and Romance

  • June 19, 2018

The Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin presents the exhibition “Ed Ruscha: Archaeology and Romance” from Aug. 11, 2018, through Jan. 6, 2019. One of today’s most influential ...

The Violin Player, 1623.  Dirck van Baburen (Dutch, c.  1592/3–1624).  Oil on canvas; 80.4 x 67.1 cm.  The Cleveland Museum of Art.

Cleveland Museum of Art Acquisitions Range From a Jolly Dutch Portrait to a Cool 1970s Work by Emma Amos

  • June 18, 2018

Significant recent acquisitions by the Cleveland Museum of Art include The Violin Player, a 17th-century genre painting by Dirck van Baburen; a drawing by Johannes Stradanus, a Netherlandish artist ...

Arturo Pacheco Altamirano (1903-1978)

Lots To Discover in Clarke Auction's June 25 Storage Sale

  • Clarke Auction
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  • June 19, 2018

             Clarke Auction is holding its fifth, online-only, no reserve, storage sale on Monday, June 25, 2018.  The sale features approximately two hundred lots of fine art pulled from the ...

Joan Mitchell.  Bracket.  1989.  The Doris and Donald Fisher Collection at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.  © Estate of Joan Mitchell.  Photo: Katherine Du Tiel.

Baltimore Museum of Art and SFMOMA Co-Organize Comprehensive Retrospective of Work by Acclaimed Artist Joan Mitchell

  • June 17, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) are co-organizing a comprehensive retrospective of American artist Joan Mitchell. The exhibition will bring ...

Chinese Coins, Antiques & Western Paintings Abound June 21 at 888 Auctions

  • 888 Auctions
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  • June 15, 2018

Richmond Hill, ON – As the temperatures continue to rise, the sell-through rates and hammer prices continue to steadily climb at 888 Auctions. The high sell-through rates have become an effective ...

Charles Sorlier limited edition color lithograph (#69/75) on Arches paper of an artwork after Marc Chagall (1887-1985), titled Roses et Mimosas (est.  $10,000-$20,000).

Signed prints after Chagall, Picasso and other artists are just part of Ahlers & Ogletree's June 24th auction

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • June 15, 2018

ATLANTA, Ga. – An important one-day auction featuring 583 lots of period antiques, fine art, modern art and furniture, Chinese decorative arts, rugs, lighting and more is planned for Sunday, June ...

"Button Yer Lip," Crash (John Matos), 1989, 40 x 30, watercolor on paper

Lawrence Fine Art to Show Work by Freilicher, Gilliam, Rivers, Price and Schatz at Art Market Hamptons, July 5-8

  • Lawrence Fine Art
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  • June 15, 2018

Lawrence Fine Art will make its third appearance at Art Market Hamptons, in Bridgehampton, July 5-8, showing works by Jane Freilicher, Sam Gilliam, Larry Rivers and Howard Schatz, among others. The ...

Louise Jones working on her 30-foot mural for

Crystal Bridges Museum Debuts Traveling Exhibition 'The Beyond: Georgia O’Keeffe and Contemporary Art'

  • June 14, 2018

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art presents the debut of The Beyond: Georgia O’Keeffe and Contemporary Art on view now through September 3, 2018. After the debut at Crystal Bridges, The ...

Alma Woodsey Thomas (American, 1891–1978) Still Life with Mandolin, 1950s.  Oil on Masonite, 19 7/8 x 35 1/4 inches.  The Johnson Collection

Central to Their Lives: Southern Women Artists in the Johnson Collection

  • June 13, 2018

At Georgia Museum of Art (June 30-Sept. 23, 2018), "Central to Their Lives," organized by the Johnson Collection, Spartanburg, South Carolina, examines the achievements of women artists working in ...

Thomas Moran (1837–1926), Laguna, New Mexico Looking from the East (1891), watercolor, gouache, and pencil on paper 9 3/8 x 12 3/8 (sight) in, Estimate: $75,000–$125,000

Jackson Hole Art Auction Announces New Highlights & Final Call for 2018 Consignments

  • Jackson Hole Art Auction
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  • June 13, 2018

Jackson, Wyoming – September 14-15, 2018 – Trailside Galleries and the Gerald Peters Gallery are pleased to announce the twelfth annual Jackson Hole Art Auction, scheduled for September 14-15, 2018 ...

Fauvist landscape painting by Swedish-born American artist Birger Sandzen (1871-1954), depicting Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado, artist signed (est.  $20,000-$30,000).

Picasso and Miro signed prints, Birger Sandzen landscape, more at Bruneau & Co.'s June 23rd auction

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  • June 13, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – A pair of outstanding Rhode Island collections – one of gorgeous Tiffany pieces pulled from a home in Providence and the other the modern prints collection of Lucille Comes out of ...

Together Alone, Alone Together by Nora Valdez

Urbano Project presents Nora Valdez: Together Alone, Alone Together

  • Urbano Project
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  • June 12, 2018

Alone Together, Together Alone, an exhibition of artist Nora Valdez’s work, and Still We Rise, a multimedia installation by Urbano Youth Artists, both open at Urbano on Wednesday, June 13, with the ...