Gavin Spanierman, ltd of New York, NY, sold Jean Dufy (1888-1964), Les Clowns Musiciens, Oil on canvas, 18 x 21 5/8 inches.

AVENUE ANTIQUES & ART AT THE ARMORY Show Featured a Successful Mix of New and Familiar Dealers, Innovative Displays, Sophisticated Offerings and Prices

  • March 24, 2011

  AVENUE Shows’ Antiques and Art at the Armory (www.avenueshows.com) concluded successfully on Sunday, March 13 with both dealers and visitors thrilled by the exciting mix of goods, prices, ...

Oil on Canvas by Edouard Cortes (Fr., 1882-1969), The Pantheon ($25,000)

Strength and Consistency Demonstrated at March 18th & 19th Two Day Spring Catalogue Auction held by Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • March 25, 2011

  Over 700 lots of fine art, estate jewelry, fine wine, and antiques garnered strong and steady bidding at LLAES, Ltd’s Spring Catalogue Auction.  This auction was held at LLAES, Ltd’s ...

Lot 812-An American coin silver five-piece tea service, Wm.  Gale & Son, dated 1850 and estimated at $4,000-$6,000.

Charlton Hall to Offer the Collection of the late Professor Michael Finefrock

  • March 24, 2011

  Charlton Hall is pleased to announce the sale of the estate of the late Michael Finefrock which includes nearly 1000 pounds of silver. The massive quantity of silver stretching over 400 ...

Reside INC.

Reside Brings Mid-Century Modern to Boston’s South End

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • March 23, 2011

(Boston, MA)  Reside, Cambridge’s premier source for Mid-Century Modern furniture and design, announces the opening of their second location in Boston’s South End.  The new Boston ...

Antique Cigar Store Indian Princess - estate-fresh

Clarke Auction - Civil War, Americana, Midcentury, Antiques, Fine and Decorative Arts - Sunday, March 27th, 12 noon

  • Clarke Auction
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  • March 23, 2011

    400+ lots including a Civil War collection with provenance, antique surgeon's tools, 19th C. cigar store Indians, listed fine art by John Costigan, Kim Foon, and William ...

John F.  Kensett - The Beach At Beverly, Ma

Eldred's Spring Americana Auction to Feature Two Important Discoveries

  • Eldred's
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  • March 17, 2011

  Eldred's is pleased to announce our annual Spring Americana Auction will take place April 8th and 9th. This year's auction is highlighted by two remarkable discoveries: a gold ring made ...

In 2011, The Foundation will present scholarship awards of $1,000.00 each to one new and one experienced appraiser, and one selected candidate for the Rago Auctions Scholarship in 20th Century Design.

NEW RAGO APPRAISAL SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCED

  • March 09, 2011

The Foundation for Appraisal Education is proud to announce the establishment of a new 2011 personal appraisal scholarship in the area of decorative arts.  In alliance with the scholarship ...

Compass quilt from Laura Fisher's FISHER HERITAGE, New York.

SEEING RED - NYC ABLAZE WITH COLOR AT THE ARMORY & AT FISHER HERITAGE

  • March 07, 2011

Fired up by the forthcoming exhibition from the American Folk Art Museum of  one collector’s red and white quilts called INFINITE VARIETY,  in further celebration of the color red and ...

Important Purplish Pink Sapphire and Diamond Ring, color stone falls into category of less than one percent of color stones worldwide (est.  $40,000 to $60,000).

Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. to Hold Two-Day Spring Catalogue Auction on March 18th & 19th

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • March 01, 2011

  Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. is proud to offer over 700 lots of fine offerings from regional estates at their upcoming March 18th & 19th two day Spring Catalogue ...

A Russian silver gilt cloisonne and en-plein enamel casket sold for $256,750.

RUSSIAN SILVER CASKET SOARS TO $256,750 AT WESCHLER’S

  • Weschler's Auctioneers & Appraisers
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  • March 01, 2011

[WASHINGTON, D.C.] – Excitement was in the air at Weschler’s February 12th auction of European & American Furniture and Decorations including Asian Works of Art when a Russian silver gilt ...

Italian Carved Harlequin - 19th Century

Clarke Auction - Sun. 2/27 Noon - Meissen, Irving Penn, Tiffany, Josef Albers

  • Clarke Auction
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  • February 23, 2011

360 lots including Meissen collection; Tiffany Favrile, sterling, and coin silver; photographs by Irving Penn, Horst Horst, Duane Michals, Ansel Adams, Harold Kahn; a 19th C. Italian carved ...

A pair of Chinese export Famille Rose sauce boats, circa 1765.

DAY TWO AT THE PALM BEACH JEWELRY, ART & ANTIQUE SHOW BRINGS LARGE AFFLUENT CROWDS, SIGNIFICANT SALES

  • February 21, 2011

  The Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show once again saw excellent attendance numbers on Sunday, February 20 and dealers could not have been more pleased with the array of serious ...

French Country UK sold several pieces, including a French 17th-century stone lion with a regal crown from a chateau in Burgundy, circa 1695.

ENTHUSIASM, EXCITEMENT AND INTEREST EVIDENT THEMES DURING PRESIDENTS' DAY AT THE PALM BEACH JEWELRY, ART & ANTIQUE SHOW

  • February 22, 2011

Presidents' Day at the Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show attracted thousands of enthusiastic collectors eager to admire the more than 200,000 items on display, including fine art, ...

Winterthur presents Paint, Pattern & People: Furniture of Southeastern Pennsylvania, 1725–1850, from April 2, 2011 through January 8, 2012.

Paint, Pattern & People: Furniture of Southeastern Pennsylvania, 1725–1850 opens April 2, 2011

  • February 17, 2011

Winterthur presents Paint, Pattern & People: Furniture of Southeastern Pennsylvania, 1725–1850, from April 2, 2011 through January 8, 2012. This landmark exhibition explores the colorful ...

Gustav Stickley, Five Light Electrolier, no 233, c.  1904

First Nationally Touring Exhibition of the Work of Gustav Stickley, Patriarch of the American Arts and Crafts Movement, Opens at Dallas Museum of Art

  • February 13, 2011

  On February 13, the Dallas Museum of Art (DMA) inaugurates Gustav Stickley and the American Arts & Crafts Movement, the first nationally touring exhibition to offer a comprehensive ...