Lot 515: an 18th Century Chinese rhinoceros horn carved two-faced Buddha Head: $49,610

18th Century Buddha Head Realizes $49,610 in 888 Auctions’ Asian Art Part II

  • 888 Auctions
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  • September 12, 2011

Richmond Hill, Ont –888 Auctions concluded Part II of Asian Art on Saturday, 10 September as it realized over $168,000. With a vast array of Asian art on display, the evening was primed to ...

Important French Parcel Gilt and Gem Set Jewel Casket, with the mark for Paul Rigaux and Pierre Leblanc (est.  $20,000-$40,000)

Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. to Hold Two-Day Fall Catalogue Auction on September 16th & 17th

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • September 07, 2011

Over 700 lots of fine art, decorative arts, and fine wine will be offered at LLAES Ltd.'s Two-Day Fall Catalogue Auction.  Fine Wine to be sold Friday, September 16th at 6PM, Fine & ...

Kuniyoshi: Woman on Wooden Walkway (Engawa) in Front of Blossoming Plum Tree at Night, ca.  1848.

Exhibit of Japanese Woodblock Prints from Kunisada and Kuniyoshi opens at Düsseldorf’s Museum Kunstpalast

  • August 30, 2011

Colorful dreamscapes and fantastic scenes in woodblock prints that often seem like early examples of Manga take visitors into the world of two 19th-century Japanese masters. An exhibit of 80 ...

Crowds at the Baltimore Summer Antiques Show.

31ST ANNUAL BALTIMORE SUMMER ANTIQUES SHOW DRAWS INTERNATIONAL COLLECTORS AND RAVE REVIEWS

  • August 29, 2011

The 31st Annual Baltimore Summer Antiques Show attracted thousands of knowledgeable collectors and respected dealers from around the world who traveled from as far as Dubai, Brussels and Beijing to ...

Lot 1503 Chinese Bronze Standing Buddha - realized $102,000

Sales Total Over $1.1 Million at Cowan's Inaugural Asian Art Auction August 26-27

  • Cowan's Auctions
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  • August 29, 2011

  Cowan's is thrilled to announce that its first auction dedicated solely to Asian Art was a huge success. With sales coming in at $1,116,846.25, Wes Cowan and staff could not be ...

888 AUCTIONS Asian Art: Part II

Rare Horn Carving Collection to Feature in 888 Auctions’ Asian Art: Part II

  • 888 Auctions
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  • August 28, 2011

  Richmond Hill, Ont - Following the success of Asian Art Part I,  888 Auctions is proud to offer Part II on Saturday, 10 September 2011 featuring precious jewelery; ...

Helen Maria Turner

NEW ORLEANS AUCTION GALLERIES’ SUMMER ESTATES AUCTION BRINGS IN BIG NUMBERS DESPITE NATIONAL DEBT CRISIS

  • New Orleans Auction Galleries, Inc.
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  • August 16, 2011

New Orleans, LA (August 8, 2011) – In the midst of the government’s debt crisis deliberations, New Orleans Auction Galleries hosted one of its most successful sales to date, showing signs of ...

Image Courtesy of Boston Center for the Arts

More Than 20 Preservation Organizations Join Committee to Support The Ellis Boston Antiques Show October 20-23, 2011 at The Cyclorama

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • August 15, 2011

  More than 20 preservation organizations have pledged their support for the relaunch of The Ellis Boston Antiques Show, October 20-23, 2011.  The show will feature 40 exhibitors, ...

Montague Dawson (1895 - 1973), The Crest of a Wave, oil on canvas, 36 x 24 inches, signed.  Courtesy of Rehs Galleries.

SOLD-OUT BALTIMORE SUMMER ANTIQUES SHOW TO CELEBRATE 31ST ANNIVERSARY YEAR AUGUST 25-28

  • August 07, 2011

Now celebrating its 31st year, the Baltimore Summer Antiques Show will make its annual return to the Baltimore Convention Center August 25-28 (the weekend prior to Labor Day, which was formerly the ...

DALLAS INTERNATIONAL ART, ANTIQUE & JEWELRY SHOW SELECTS, TACA, DALLAS' PREMIER UMBRELLA ARTS ORGANIZATION, AS OPENING NIGHT CHARITY PARTNER

  • Valerie Bell & Associates
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  • July 27, 2011

(Irving, TX) - The Palm Beach Show Group is pleased to announce that TACA (The Arts Community Alliance), Dallas' premier umbrella arts organization, has once again been selected as the charity ...

The popular exhibition "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty," which has welcomed more than 500,000 visitors to the Met since it opened on May 4, has been extended until August 7.

Metropolitan Museum Announces 5.68 Million Attendance, Highest in 40 Years

  • July 21, 2011

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced Thursday that 5.68 million people visited the Met during the fiscal year that ended on June 30. The number, which includes attendance at The Cloisters ...

Image Courtesy of I.M.  Chait

Artfact Live! Presents Asian & international Fine Arts Auction

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • June 30, 2011

Collectors of Asian art and antiques around the world will have to chance to bid live online via Artfact Live! at I.M. Chait’s Asian & International Fine Arts Auction July 10, 2011. ...

North Carolina Paint Decorated Blanket Chest, 1840s ($80,500)

Landmark Auction for Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • June 24, 2011

Landmark Auction for Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. LLAES, Ltd. conducts first million dollar sale with their June 18th Summer Catalogue Auction.  Gross sales hit ...

From Strachan Fine Art, Daniel Mytens c.  1590 (Delft)-1647 (The Hague) Portrait of Lady Catherine Howard, Countess of Salisbury, 1629 Half-length, oil on canvas, 29 x 24.75 ins., 74 x 63

Art Antiques London consolidates success with strong sales and increased visitor numbers

  • June 24, 2011

  Art Antiques London had much to celebrate when its doors closed on Wednesday 15th June after eight very busy days.   The Fair acted as a magnet for collectors and connoisseurs ...

Wm C.  Blackett Civil War Diaries

Clarke Auction - Antiques, Midcentury, Fine Art, Sculpture, Silver - 5:00 pm, Monday, June 13th

  • Clarke Auction
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  • June 07, 2011

  450 lots to include oils by Guy C Wiggins, Johann Berthelsen, David Burliuk; Judaic art, Chinese antique porcelains, Martino Gamber chairs, bronze putti, American Empire, 19th French ...