Dave DeMatteo "Santa Ynez Valley"

Summer art feature “Valley Vistas” to open June 16 at Solvang Antiques

  • June 11, 2018

In conjunction with Solvang Antiques, the Judith Hale Gallery announced the June 16 opening of their newest exhibit “Valley Vistas,” featuring landscape paintings. “As the summer grasses begin to ...

Lot 45: Russell H.  Tandy, The Secret in the Old Attic, watercolor, ink and gouache, for Nancy Drew Mystery Stories #21, by Carolyn Keene, 1944.  Sold June 5, 2018 for $35,000.  (Pre-sale estimate: $15,000 to $25,000)

Secrets & Set Designs: Illustration Art Breaks Records at Swann Galleries

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  • June 07, 2018

Swann Galleries broke long-standing records and brought new artists to auction for the first time in their June 5 Illustration Art sale. 76% of the rich selection of just over 250 works of art ...

Lot 55: Paul Revere, Autograph Document Signed, certifying the discharge of a captain from his regiment, 1779.  Estimate $12,000 to $18,000.

William Wheeler III Collection of Revolutionary & Presidential Americana at Auction June 21

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  • June 08, 2018

On Thursday, June 21, Swann Galleries will close their auction season of books and manuscripts with Revolutionary & Presidential Americana from the Collection of William Wheeler III­–some 230 ...

Detail: Carl Rungius, Two Cowboys in the Saddle, 1895-1950.  Oil on canvas, 24 x 31 15/16 in.  Bequest of William N.  Beach.  1960-376.43.  Photography by Andy Duback.

Shelburne Museum’s Upcoming Exhibition, Playing Cowboy, Explores an American Myth

  • June 11, 2018

 Playing Cowboy, this summer’s major exhibition at Vermont's Shelburne Museum, will be on view in the Pizzagalli Center for Arts and Education’s Colgate Gallery from June 23 until October 21, ...

Capturing Landscape, installation at Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, 2018.

Krannert Art Museum summer exhibition, events focus on landscape photography

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  • June 08, 2018

A summer photography exhibition at Krannert Art Museum provides a way to experience American landscape photography, with accompanying events that feature well-known local photographers and ...

Amaranth Ehrenhalt, Carmona, 1957, Oil on Canvas, 40 x 40 in.

Different Strokes

  • June 21, 2018

As the long, grey months of winter finally melt away, one longs for yellow daffodils, a warm breeze, and the sun’s triumphant return. The Anita Shapolsky Gallery’s summer exhibition, “Different ...

Frederic Edwin Church, "Valley of Santa Isabel, New Granada" (1875)

Ex-Berkshire Museum Masterpiece by Frederic Church Enters PAFA Collection

  • June 07, 2018

The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) purchased American artist Frederic Edwin Church's masterful oil painting, Valley of Santa Isabel, New Granada, 1875, that was deaccessioned from the ...

Roy Lichtenstein, Sea Shore, 1964.  Oil and Magna on two Plexiglas panels, paint on Plexiglas box frame (24 × 30 in.).  © Roy Lichtenstein Foundation

The Whitney Receives Massive Gift of 400 Works by Roy Lichtenstein 

  • June 06, 2018

The Whitney Museum of American Art announced on Wednesday that it has received a remarkable promised gift of over 400 works by Roy Lichtenstein (1923–1997). The Museum and the Roy Lichtenstein ...

Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo with Lucile and Arnold Blanch at Coyoacán, c.  1930, Peter A.  Juley & Son, New York City , active 1910s - 1970s.  Gelatin silver print, image and sheet: 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches.  Philadelphia Museum of Art: Gift of Carl Zigrosser, 1975.

Face to Face: Portraits of Artists at Philadelphia Museum of Art

  • June 06, 2018

This summer, the Philadelphia Museum of Art presents a unique selection of photographic portraits of artists, from the French painter Henri Matisse to American writer Eudora Welty and the great ...

Roy Lichtenstein in front of his paintings Craig… (1964) and Happy Tears (1964) in his West 26th Street studio, NY, 1964.  Art: © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein.  Photograph: © Ken Heyman.  Courtesy The Roy Lichtenstein Foundation

Archives of American Art Announces Major Promised Gift From the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation

  • June 06, 2018

Gift Transforms the Archives’ Collection of and Accessibility to Material by and About Roy Lichtenstein, the Seminal 20th-century artist The Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art announced that ...

John Marin, Stonington, Maine, 1923.  Watercolor and charcoal, 21 3/4 x 26 1/4 in.  Colby College Museum of Art.  Gift of John Marin Jr.  and Norma B.  Marin, 1973.047

Modern Wonder: The John Marin Collection On View in Maine

  • June 04, 2018

Modern Wonder: The John Marin Collection opens at the Colby College Museum of Art, in Waterville, Maine, from June 5 to August 19, 2018. “The life of today, so keyed up, so seen, so seemingly ...

Mixed media on paper of Andy Warhol's iconic Marilyn Monroe image, attributed to the Pop Art master, artist signed front and back (est.  $8,000-$10,000).

In the Manner Of's Thursday, June 28 fine art auction will be held online and at 500 Gallery in Franklin, Mass.

  • In the Manner Of
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  • June 06, 2018

FRANKLIN, Mass. – A mixed media on paper of Andy Warhol’s iconic Marilyn Monroe image that’s attributed to the Pop Art master, and a lovely tempera and watercolor on paper landscape attributed to ...

Lot 228: Leonard E.  Fisher, The 4th of July, acrylic on board, 2014.  Estimate $10,000 to $15,000.

Modernism & PaJaMa at Swann Galleries’ American Art Sale in June

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  • June 01, 2018

American Art comes to Swann Galleries on June 14 with a highly curated offering of original works by artists living or working in the United States. The nearly 300 paintings, drawings and ...

Lot 337: John James Audubon, Fish Hawk, Plate 81, hand-colored aquatint and engraved plate from Birds of America, London, 1830.  Estimate $30,000 to $50,000.

From the Shoreline of Manhattan to the Island of California: Maps & Atlases at Swann Galleries June 7

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  • May 22, 2018

Swann Galleries’ June 7 auction of Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books offers nearly 400 groundbreaking maps, atlases, manuscript travelogues, naturalist plates and ephemera ...

The top lot of the auction was a David Hockney photo portfolio from 1976, collection of Ileana Sonnabend, that earned $75,000.

Buyers Focus On Photography, Art At Millea Bros. Spring Select Auction

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  • June 04, 2018

If a photograph is worth 1,000 words, then Millea Bros.’ Spring Select Auction May 17–19 is worth a book. Boasting over 1,000 lots, all with compelling stories of their own, the auction showcased ...