Cubist painting by the Russian Federation artist Frantisek Reichenthal (Slovakian-American, 1895-1971), of a woman holding a bird in a vibrant color palette (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

Painting by Frantisek Reichenthal and one attributed to Albert Bierstadt will headline Bruneau & Co.'s Jan. 26 auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • January 15, 2019

CRANSTON, R.I. – An oil landscape painting attributed to Hudson River School artist Albert Bierstadt (German-American, 1830-1902), a Cubist painting by the Russian Federation artist Frantisek ...

Frog and Lotus by Y Y Ting.  Exhibition at Gianguan Auctions January 24 - February 7.  Lecture, Sunday, January 27.

Lecture On "The Art of YY Ting & Bada Shanren" Slated for January 27

  • January 11, 2019

The Renwen Society of China Institute will host a lecture on “The Art of Y Y Ting & Bada Shanren”  at Gianguan Auctions on Sunday, January 27. The speaker will be Kwong Lum, a disciple of Y Y ...

"No Birds in Mountain" by Bada Shanren, Ming artist.  From the YY Ting & Bada Shanren exhibit at Gianguan Auctions.

The Art of YY Ting and Bada Shanren On Exhibit at Gianguan Auctions

  • January 07, 2019

An exhibition of calligraphy and one-stroke paintings by the renown Chinese naturalist YY Ting (1902-1978) opens at Gianguan Auction on Thursday, January 24 and  runs through February 7.  Making ...

The top lot of the sale was Cesare Lapini’s marble sculpture, “Odalisca,” that attained $62,500.

Prices Go Through the Roof At Clarke Auction Gallery

  • Clarke Auction Gallery
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  • December 28, 2018

A trend in auctions these days is that the best is the best and the rest is the rest but for Clarke Auction Gallery’s December 2 sale, strong performers going well above estimate was the norm, ...

A snakeskin luxury handbag, marked for Florence Manelli, handmade in Italy, with detachable shoulder strap, will cross the block.

Benefit Shop Foundation Banking On Brooklyn Brownstone At Jan. 9 Auction

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • December 28, 2018

Pam Stone and her crew at The Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc., have been logging a lot of miles on the road lately. From last month’s auction featuring a Westport, Conn., estate to this month’s sale, ...

Leading fine art in the sale is this Afro (Italian, 1912-1976) watercolor collage, “Stagione a Procida,” 1957, signed and dated ($15/20,000).

From Pontiac To Picasso Plate, Clarke Auction Has It All Jan. 13

  • Clarke Auction Gallery
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  • December 28, 2018

A wide-ranging auction will kick off the new year at Clarke Auction Gallery on Sunday, Jan. 13, at 10 am, featuring a sale to whet all appetites, featuring Oriental carpets, lighting, bronzes, ...

A Rare and Distinguished Image of Avalokiteshvara China, c.  18th century, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Style 15 1/2 cm.

Asia Week New York Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary With An All-star Roster

  • December 13, 2018

The Asia Week New York Association announces that forty-eight international galleries and six auction houses —Bonhams, Christie’s, Doyle, Heritage Auctions, iGavel, and Sotheby’s will participate ...

"After Georges Seurat's Sunday Afternoon.  Hsia Yan.  Gianguan Auctions.  December 12 sale.

'70s Chinese Ink Meets 11th C. Traditional In Mid-Week Auction December 12

  • December 10, 2018

In a rare meeting of contemporary and traditional Chinese ink, Gianguan Auctions brings to the podium on December 12 both the creativity of the New York art scene in the '70s and that of 11th ...

This work, titled The Lotus Pond, 1967, by Zhang Daqian will be offered with an estimate of $150,000-200,000.  Provenance: back cover of the May 10-31, 1970 exhibition catalog at Laky Gallery in Carmel, CA.

Important Paintings by Zhang Daqian to be Presented at Clars’ December 16th, 2018 Auction

  • December 06, 2018

Two paintings by Zhang Daqian (Chinese, 1899-1983) will headline Clars December 15th & 16th Fine Art, Decorative Art, Furniture, Jewelry and Asian Art Auction. Complementing the Daqians will be ...

In "Faith and Empire," Hevajra (central detail); China; Ming dynasty, Yongle Period, ca.  1417–1423; silk embroidery; 81 x 131 cm; Pritzker Collection

Rubin Museum Revolves 2019 Exhibitions, Programs Around the Theme of Power Within and Between Us

  • December 05, 2018

The Rubin Museum of Art will dedicate its 2019 exhibitions, programs, and experiences to the theme of power, focusing on how visitors can activate the power that exists “within and between us.” ...

The top lot of the auction was this Diego Giacometti cast bronze,“Chat maitre-d’hotel,” circa 1967, in a pleasing reddish-brown patina, that earned $81,250.  It and many of the sale’s other top lots came from the collection of Eugene V.  and Clare E.  Thaw.

Storied Provenance Drives Millea Bros. Select Auction

  • Millea Bros.
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  • December 05, 2018

Realtors like to say it’s all about location, location and location. For Millea Bros., their November 15-17 Select auction was all about provenance, provenance and provenance. Renowned art ...

Coastal Maine atmospheric seascape watercolor by the avant-garde artist of the Boston School, George Hawley Hallowell (Mass., 1871-1926) ($3,125).

Coastal Maine atmospheric seascape watercolor by George Hallowell brings $3,125 at Bruneau & Co. auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • December 03, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – An adorable circa 1920 Tiffany & Co. platinum repeater pocket watch sold for $12,500 and a 2003 U.S. $25 Liberty Eagle gold coin climbed to a record $4,688 at an Estate ...

Parcel Gilt Bronze Figure of Tara, Ming/Qing Dynasty

iGavel Fall Asian Sales Reflect a Strong Middle Market

  • November 29, 2018

Lark Mason Associates and iGavel Auctions fall sale of Asian Works of Art, held from October 2 through 23, delivered strong results with sales totaling $1,483,643.  Numerous international ...

Qing Dynasty noblewoman’s robe.  Gianguan Auctions.  December 12 sale.

Luxurious Royal Robes Adorn Gianguan Auctions December 12 Sale

  • November 28, 2018

Two antiques Chinese garments made for a noblewoman and a high ranking child come to the podium at Gianguan Auctions on Wednesday, December 12. Chinese robes have long been held in esteem as the ...

Oil on panel landscape painting by Albert Bierstadt (German-American, 1830-1901), titled Valley of Meringen (sic), Switzerland (1858), inscribed with location and artist’s name ($8,750).

Artworks by Bierstadt and Foujita perform well at Andrew Jones Auctions, November 18th

  • Andrew Jones Auctions
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  • November 29, 2018

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – A striking pair of Art Deco silver mounted ruby glass vases by Jean Puiforcat sold for $28,750, a pair of retro Van Cleef & Arpels gold, diamond and ruby ear clips fetched ...