Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Ceramic Cavalier and Horse Pitcher (Lot 253, Estimate $4,000-6,000)

Functional, Fashionable, and Fun: Skinner’s 20th Century Design Auctions Offer a Rich Spectrum of Furniture, Art, and Ceramics

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • August 11, 2017

MARLBOROUGH, MA – Skinner presents two auctions that span modern design from its beginnings in art nouveau to pieces by artists and artisans still active today. Jane Prentiss, Department ...

Keep Calm and Carry On, designer unknown, 1939.  Sold August 2, 2017 for $15,000.

I Want You to Keep Calm & Carry On: Wartime Posters Lead Sale at Swann

  • August 4, 2017

More than 600 colorful advertisements and announcements crossed the block at Swann Auction Galleries’ sale of Vintage Posters on Wednesday, August 2. The encyclopedic selection represented a ...

Musical Collection of the Late Irene and Theodore Leverett Highlight Cowan’s Summer Fine & Decorative Art Auction

  • Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
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  • July 25, 2017

Oil paintings from well-known American artists, silver from the Americas, England, and Europe, and antique furniture are also expected to draw heavy interest in July auction.   CINCINNATI -- ...

Tiffany Studios, Byzantine Vase, favrile glass, 14 5/8 × 9 1/2 in.  Collection of Stanley and Dolores Sirott, © David Schlegel, courtesy of Paul Doros.  Image courtesy of The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.

Tiffany Favrile Glass: Masterworks from the Collection of Stanley and Dolores Sirott at The Huntington

  • July 18, 2017

Prime examples of Tiffany glass from one of the most significant private collections in the U.S. to go on view this fall Thirty-two exquisite glass vases designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, on ...

Eugene Grasset, Abricotine, circa 1905.  Estimate $7,000 to $10,000.

100 Years After WWI: Propaganda Dominates Swann Galleries’ Vintage Posters Sale

  • July 10, 2017

On August 2, Swann Galleries will close their spring-summer season with an extravaganza of Vintage Posters that span the last 150 years. Marking the centennial anniversary of the U.S.’s entry ...

Eric Wind, Vice President, Christie's NY Watch Department

Ancient to Modern Jewelry & Gems Sparkle at First-Ever Antique Jewelry Symposium

  • June 26, 2017

An exclusive backroom tour of high-style jeweler Oscar Heyman & Brothers and an unparalleled private showing of Art Deco jewelry and objects are part of the exciting program at the ...

A 1770 Chippendale sofa highlights Witherell's June 27 to July 11 auction

Newly discovered Chippendale sofa, circa 1770, offered in Witherell's American Arts Auction

  • June 23, 2017

A newly discovered Philadelphia Chippendale sofa is being offered in Witherell's American Arts Auction June 27 to July 11, 2017. Found in a Danville, Calif., home, the mahogany double-peaked, ...

Gustav Klimt, The Kiss (Das Werk Gustav Klimts), 1908-1914 Collotype

Das Werk: Rare Gustav Klimt Collotypes And Avant-Garde Austrian Art Pottery on View at the Jason Jacques Gallery

  • June 21, 2017

Jason Jacques Gallery is pleased to announce that Das Werk: Gustav Klimt Collotypes and Avant-Garde Austrian Art Pottery, an exhibition that combines rare collotype prints by Austrian artist Gustav ...

Colored Diamond Ring, Oscar Heyman (Lot 401, Estimate: $30,000-50,000)

Diamonds, Signed Jewelry, and The Susan Freeman Collection Featured at Skinner Fine Jewelry Auction, June 27

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • June 12, 2017

BOSTON, MA  – Skinner, Inc. presents its second Fine Jewelry auction of 2017 on June 27th in Boston. The auction will feature over 400 lots of diamonds, colored stones, and antique and period ...

Arthur Szyk, The Szyk Haggadah, first edition, limited edition on vellum, with 14 full-page plates, London, 1939.

Books Become Art at Swann Galleries’ Art, Press & Illustrated Auction

  • May 22, 2017

Swann Galleries has announced highlights from their June 13 auction of Art, Press & Illustrated Books, which will feature premier examples of printing that elevate the humble book to a noble ...

Siblings by Paul Hermann Wagner

Rare Paul Hermann Wagner Oil at Gray's May 31

  • May 24, 2017

Cleveland, Ohio – (May 23, 2017)  The 19th century German figure and landscape painter, Paul Herman Wagner (1852-1937), is best known for his poignant portraits of children. Wagner’s paintings ...

Leonetto Cappiello, Le Petit Dauphinois, 1933.  Estimate $30,000 to $40,000.

Global Graphic Design Comes to Swann Galleries

  • April 26, 2017

On Thursday, May 25, Swann Galleries will hold an auction of Graphic Design, featuring a premier selection of posters, books and magazines by outstanding designers from around the world. Early ...

Rare piece of George III silver Argyle made in York, 1790

The Antiques & Fine Art Fair at Harewood, West Yorkshire

  • The Antiques Dealers Fair Limited
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  • April 26, 2017

The Antiques & Fine Art Fair at Harewood returns to the spectacular surroundings of Harewood House at an earlier time this year, from Friday 12 to Sunday 14 May 2017.  Organised by The Antiques ...

"The New Yorker" (Jazz) Punch Bowl, 1931; Designed by Viktor Schreckengost (American, 1906–2008); Manufactured by Cowan Pottery Studio (Rocky River, Ohio, USA); Glazed, molded earthenware; 29.9 x 42.2 cm (11 3/4 x 16 5/8 in.); Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Gift of Mrs.  Homer Kripke, 1980-21-7; Photo: © Smithsonian Institution

Groundbreaking Exhibition of Jazz Age Objects Debuts at Cooper Hewitt

  • April 19, 2017

The first major museum exhibition to focus on American taste in design during the exhilarating years of the 1920s, “The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s” will debut this spring at Cooper ...

St. Louis Fine Print, Rare Book & Paper Arts Fair Enters Second Decade

  • St. Louis Mercantile Library at UMSL
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  • April 11, 2017

After a record success at the 10th annual Fair in 2016, the Mercantile Library is taking its signature event into a second decade of bringing exceptional examples of books and works on paper to the ...