Warring States carved jade pillow.  Headrest above two hogs.  Gianguan Auctions Lot 254, September 9.

Chinese Headrests Make For Good Pillow Talk

  • August 24, 2017

The small, personal items from China's long history are as fascinating to collectors as paintings and ceramics. Take, for instance, the "pillow" collection coming to auction at Gianguan Auctions on ...

Oil on board painting by William Aiken Walker (Md./S.C., 1838-1921), depicting a female sharecropper hoeing a cotton field (est.  $5,000-$8,000).

Diminutive genre painting by William Aiken Walker will be part of Bruneau & Co.'s Sept. 16 auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • August 24, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – An oil on board genre painting by William Aiken Walker (Md./S.C., 1838-1921), a Chinese Ming dynasty Junyao purple splashed footed pottery bowl, a set of 12 Mintons for Tiffany ...

Yoo Geun-Taek, The Fountain, 2017, Black ink, white powder and tempera on Korean paper, 145 x 145cm, Courtesy the artist and Gallery Hyundai, Seoul.

Promenade: Recent Works by Yoo Geun-Taek at Gallery Hyundai in Seoul

  • August 16, 2017

Gallery Hyundai in Seoul will present Promenade, its second solo exhibition with painter Yoo Geun-Taek. The artist has pioneered a new era in Korean art history by applying contemporary style and ...

Conjoined tianhuang seal with coiling Qilin atop.  Height: 2 in.  Width: 31⁄2 in.  Lot 49.  Gianguan Auctions, September 9 sale.

Chinese Signature Seals - Best Sellers at Gianguan Auctions

  • August 16, 2017

There's a trend in the works and it's coming from a decidedly traditional place - the emporers and scholars of China. Everyone wants one of the carved signature seals that were originally used to ...

Hiroshige.  Satta Beach, Suruga.  The 36 Views of Mt.  Fuji.  Woodblock print.  1858.

Hiroshige: Poet of Travel at Ronin Gallery

  • August 15, 2017

In the history of ukiyo-e, there is one name above all others that evokes the tender, lyrical beauty of the Japanese landscape – Hiroshige. Ronin Gallery is pleased to present a selection of ...

Tibetan, gilt-bronze frieze.  Lot 270 at Gianguan Auctions, September 9, 2017.

Buddhist Art Leads Gianguan Auctions September Sale

  • August 13, 2017

Buddhist art in its splendid forms is the theme of Gianguan Auctions’ upcoming sale on September 9th. The catalog cover lot is an elegant gray-stone Guanyin seated in dhyanasana, clad in a plain ...

Wonderfully rendered oil portrait attributed to the French artist Jean Paul Laurens (1838-1921), depicting an unknown man of means (est.  $2,000-$3,000).

Oil portrait attributed to Jean Paul Laurens (Fr., 1838-1921) will come up for bid August 25th

  • Converse & Company
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  • August 7, 2017

MALVERN, Pa. – A colorful cloisonné tripod censer of three enameled cranes is expected to bring $3,000-$5,000 and a wonderfully rendered oil portrait attributed to the French artist Jean Paul ...

Exhibition Flyer

"The Fortuitous Encounter of a Sewing Machine and an Umbrella on a Dissecting Table" Curated by Kang Xueru

  • Art+ Shanghai Gallery
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  • September 3, 2017

Exhibition Duration: September 3rd to October 29th 2017 Artist: Wang Haichuan Venue: Art+ Shanghai Gallery 191 South Suzhou Road Huangpu District, Shanghai Tel: +86 21 6333 7223 Tuesday ...

Krannert Art Museum recently expanded its website, providing access to its art collection online.

Krannert Art Museum Expands Website, Provides Online Access to Art Collection

  • Krannert Art Museum
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  • August 4, 2017

CONTACT: Julia Nucci Kelly Krannert Art Museum University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 217-244-0320 jkell@illinois.edu   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Krannert Art Museum Launches ...

Rafael Coronel (Mexican, 1932- ) Latin Modern Painting

Museum Quality Art, at Bargain Prices: Auction - August 3, 2017

  • Carlyle Galleries International, Inc.
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  • August 1, 2017

Beverly Hills, California - August 1, 2017 - Carlyle Galleries International, Inc., (www.carlyle-auctions.com) the online art auction house, is hosting their next auction: “European, American ...

Paul Binnie (Scottish, b.  1967): A Hundred Shades of Ink of Edo: Hokusai's Waterfalls, woodblock print, 2006

Open Gallery Night: The Body Illustrated - Works by Paul Binnie

  • Scholten Japanese Art
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  • July 7, 2017

Friday, July 14, will be the last chance to view our current exhibition, The Body Illustrated: Woodblock Prints, Paintings, & Drawings by Paul Binnie. The exhibition celebrates the completion ...

Neoclassical bronze sundial sculpture by Anna Coleman Ladd (Am., 1878-1939), depicting three male figures holding laurel garland, signed and dated 1910 (est.  $10,000-$15,000).

Artworks by Anna Coleman Ladd, Jurij Solovij, Gam Klutier will be part of Bruneau & Co.'s July 22nd auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • July 3, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – A men’s Patek Philippe platinum perpetual calendar chronograph watch, a large neoclassical bronze sundial sculpture by Anna Coleman Ladd (Am., 1878-1939), and an Expressionist ...

Shozo Shimamoto, Bottle Crash in Venice 14, 2007 Acrylic and broken glass on japanese paper, 190 x 342 cm

We Impose No Rules: Select Works from the Gutai Group

  • June 29, 2017

The Arts Club in London will present an exhibition, from Sept. 13, 2017, to January 2018, focusing on key masters of the Japanese avant-garde group, Gutai - several of whom have never shown in ...

LOT 1F Artist: Miguel Viladrich Vila (Spain/Argentina 1887-1956) Title: Medium: oil on canvas Size: 22" x 26 1/2" inches canvas size Date: Provenance: A Palm Beach estate EST: $4,000-8,000

European & American Art: 1500's to 1990's: AUCTION June 28

  • Carlyle Galleries International, Inc.
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  • June 22, 2017

Beverly Hills, California - June 21, 2017 - Carlyle Galleries International, Inc., (www.carlyle-auctions.com) the online art auction house, is hosting their next auction: “European & American ...

The Hand, 2002 (film still), Melik Ohanian.  9 monitors, 9 videos (4 min 21), sound, text, edition of 3 + 2 AP.  Courtesy of the artist and Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, © Melik Ohanian / ADAGP PARIS, 2017.  Philadelphia Museum of Art, Gift of Mari and Peter Shaw, 2016.

Philadelphia Museum of Art Acquires Objects From Early American Furniture to Time-Based Media

  • June 21, 2017

The Philadelphia Museum of Art today announced a number of new acquisitions that will significantly enrich its collection. Among the works that have been recently acquired are: a group of ...