Peasant Knitting by John Douglas Patrick (Am., 1863-1937), exhibited at the 1936 Kansas City Art Institute in a retrospective of the artist's work.

Dozens of artworks by French-trained American artist John Douglas Patrick (1863-1937) will be sold online, Jan. 15th

  • KC Auction & Appraisal Company
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  • December 16, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Dozens of original artworks and other personal effects from the estate of John Douglas Patrick (1863-1937), who studied in France and achieved worldwide acclaim by being one of ...

This original oil on board abstract floral painting by Cy Twombly (Am., 1928-2011) is the sale's expected top lot, with an estimate of $150,000-$250,000.

Artworks by Twombly, Botero, Monet, others will be in Woodshed Art Auctions' Dec. 28 online art auction

  • Woodshed Art Auctions
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  • December 15, 2017

FRANKLIN, Mass. – An original oil on board abstract floral painting by artist Cy Twombly and works attributed to Claude Monet, Fernando Botero and Massimo Campigli are just a few of the highlights ...

Thomas Cole (American, 1801–1848).  View from Mount Holyoke, Northampton, Massachusetts, after a Thunderstorm—The Oxbow (detail), 1836.  Oil on canvas, 51 1/2 x 76 in.  (130.8 x 193 cm).  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of Mrs.  Russell Sage, 1908

Met Museum to Explore Transatlantic Career of Renowned Painter Thomas Cole; Exhibition Programs Feature Sting in Concert

  • December 13, 2017

Exhibition Marks 200th Anniversary of the Artist's Arrival in America Celebrated as one of America's preeminent landscape painters, Thomas Cole (1801–1848) was born in northern England at the ...

Oil on board painting by Wayne Thiebaud (Am., b.  1920), titled Lollipop Tree (1969), 13 inches by 10.25 inches, signed and dated (est.  $400,000-$800,000).

Oil on board painting by Wayne Thiebaud should bring $400,000-$800,000 at Nadeau's Jan. 1st auction

  • Nadeau's Auction Gallery
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  • December 13, 2017

WINDSOR, Conn. – An oil on board painting by Wayne Thiebaud (Am., b. 1920) titled Lollipop Tree, a lovely art glass vase by Ercole Barovier (It., 1888-1974), and one of the finest collections of ...

Joseph Cornell (American, 1903-1972).  Homage to Juan Gris, 1953-54.  Box construction.  Philadelphia Museum of Art, Purchased: John D.  McIlhenny Fund.  Art © The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Birds of a Feather: Joseph Cornell's Homage to Juan Gris Opening January 23 at The Met

  • December 12, 2017

On October 22, 1953, Joseph Cornell wrote in his diary: "Juan Gris/Janis Yesterday." He was referring to the previous day's outing, when, on one of his frequent trips to the gallery district in ...

John Singer Sargent, American, 1856–1925; “Portrait of Charlotte Cram”, 1900; oil on canvas; 34 3/4 × 24 inches; Saint Louis Art Museum, Friends Fund Endowment, Museum Purchase, and funds given by Mr.  and Mrs.  John Peters MacCarthy; Eliza McMillan Trust, Bequest of Elsie A.  Kuhn, Gift of Edward J.  Costigan in memory of his wife, Sara Guth Costigan, Gift of Mr.  and Mrs.  John Alden Sears, Gift of J.  Harold Pettus, Gift of Charles F.  Galt, Gift of William Henry Gruen, and Gift of Peggy Ives

Saint Louis Art Museum will acquire ‘Portrait of Charlotte Cram’ by John Singer Sargent

  • December 12, 2017

The Saint Louis Art Museum Board of Commissioners has authorized the purchase of “Portrait of Charlotte Cram,” a 1900 painting by John Singer Sargent, one of the most respected portraitists in ...

Kadir Nelson Drake: “Nothing Was the Same”, 2013 Oil on Linen, 62” x 30” Cash Money Records

Celebrated Illustrator Kadir Nelson to Give Master Class Presentation on Monday, January 8, 2018 at University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

  • December 12, 2017

The University of the Arts, through the Edith J. and Roy B. Simpson Master Class Series, is pleased to host celebrated Illustrator Kadir Nelson (b. 1974) in a Master Class presentation on Monday, ...

Jon Seydl has been named as the ninth director of Krannert Art Museum at the University of Illinois

Curator and Art Historian Jon Seydl Joins Krannert Art Museum as Director

  • Krannert Art Museum
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  • December 11, 2017

Jon Seydl, an art historian specializing in Italian Renaissance art, has been named the new director of Krannert Art Museum. Jon Seydl is currently the senior director of collections and programs ...

Fruit jars being sterilized, Conway, 1938.  Photograph by Dorothea Lange.  Farm Security Administration (FSA) selected records and photographs, 1935-1942.  Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

"Off the Beaten Track: A Road Trip through the Archives of American Art"

  • December 8, 2017

The Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, (the Archives) presents a new exhibition from its expansive collection showcasing material from every state and the District of Columbia. Open ...

Kent Hendrickson, "Steady Breeze"

Collectors Concessions Launches Online Gallery to Sell Contemporary Art from Collectors' Collections

  • Collectors Concessions
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  • December 6, 2017

Online consignment websites are proliferating for antiques, furniture, fashion, jewelry and watches and now contemporary art. Collectors Concessions, founded by contemporary art collectors Eileen ...

William J.  Glackens (1870-1938: American) Untitled (from the Nymph series), 1914-1917 Oil on canvas NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale; gift of the Sansom Foundation 1994.3

Provocative Nymph Series Added to Ongoing William Glackens Exhibition in Florida

  • December 5, 2017

On view through January 14, 2018, the exhibition William J. Glackens: A Modernist in the Making, reveals the importance and depth of NSU Art Museum’s extensive collection of artist William J. ...

Georgia O'Keeffe, Desert Abstraction (Bear Lake), 1931, oil on canvas, 16 1/2 x 36 1/2 in.  On long term loan to the New Mexico Museum of Art from the Museum of New Mexico Foundation (1984.336) © Georgia O’Keeffe Museum.  Photo by Blair Clark.

O’Keeffe’s Desert Abstraction (Bear Lake) finds ‘forever home’ at New Mexico Museum of Art

  • December 4, 2017

In honor of the New Mexico Museum of Art Centennial year celebration, the Museum of New Mexico Foundation made permanent its long-term loan of the Georgia O’Keeffe’s Desert Abstraction (Bear ...

Acrylic on canvas abstract painting by Paul Jenkins (Am., 1923-2012), titled Phenomena Sleight of Hand, signed and dated 1969 (est.  $4,000-$6,000).

Acrylic on canvas abstract painting by Paul Jenkins (Am., 1923-2012) will be in Nye & Company's Dec. 13-14 auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • December 5, 2017

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – Quality items from collections in Southampton and Gramercy Park, N.Y, unseen and off the market for decades, will co-headline a Collectors’ Passion & Estate Treasures Auction ...

Charles Demuth’s I Saw the Figure 5 in Gold.  Photograph: © Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

'America's Cool Modernism' Heads to the UK

  • December 3, 2017

The UK's Ashmolean will present a major exhibition of works by American artists that have never before travelled outside the USA (23 March–22 July 2018). AMERICA’S COOL MODERNISM: O’KEEFFE TO ...

Detail of "All of Me" by Lenore Simon

Lenore Simon’s Artwork Honors a Life Lived Creatively in Solo Show

  • Sparks Gallery
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  • November 1, 2017

Lenore Simon’s Artwork Honors a Life Lived Creatively in Solo Show The Artist Will Celebrate Her 90th Birthday During Her Solo Show at Sparks Gallery SAN DIEGO (November 1, 2017) ‑ Sparks ...