Yamada Hikaru (1923-2001)

OVER TEN YEARS IN THE MAKING, JOAN B MIRVISS LTD PAYS TRIBUTE TO JAPANESE AVANT-GARDE CERAMICISTS: “BIRDS OF DAWN: PIONEERS OF JAPAN’S SÔDEISHA CERAMIC MOVEMENT”

  • January 17, 2011

  Over ten years in the making, Joan Mirviss Ltd presents “Birds of Dawn: Pioneers of Japan's Sôdeisha Ceramic Movement,” which opens on March 16, 2011, at 39 East 78th Street in New York. ...

From the Loan Exhibition presented by Historic Charleston Foundation at the Winter Antiques Show is Thomas Sully's Mrs.  Robert Gilmor, Jr.  (Sarah Reeve Ladson), 1823, Oil on canvas, 91.6 x 71.8 cm (36 1/8 x 28 1/4 in.).  Gibbes Museum of Art/Carolina Art Association.

WINTER ANTIQUES SHOW CELEBRATES ITS 57TH YEAR WITH THREE NEW EXHIBITORS AND A LOAN EXHIBITION FROM HISTORIC CHARLESTON FOUNDATION

  • January 11, 2011

The Winter Antiques Show celebrates its 57th year as America's most prestigious antiques show, providing museums, established collectors, dealers, design professionals and first-time buyers with ...

18th C.  Continental Commode - 1 of 2

Clarke's 2011 Inaugural Auction - Sunday, January 9th, 2:00 pm Eastern

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  • January 07, 2011

Four Hundred and Seventy-Five lots to include Avni Arbas collection, 19th C oils including JV Bertin; 1914 African-American; Gilt Bronze and Champleve candelabra; Tiffany and Settepass candelabra; ...

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, opened its $504 million Art of the Americas Wing in Nov.  2010.

2010 in Review: Most Popular Art & Antiques News on ARTFIXdaily

  • December 30, 2010

  Top 5 most-read ArtWire press releases of 2010: 1. RARE MUSEUM QUALITY MASTERPIECES AT TEFAF MAASTRICHT MARCH 12-21, 2010 2. Legendary Street Artists Mear One, Kofie, Retna, and El ...

Sale 2413, Lot 56 A Magnificent Silver and Mixed-Metal Gourd-Form Tray Designed by Edward C.  Moore.  Mark Of Tiffany & Co., New York, Circa 1878 31½ in.  (80 cm.) long; 263 oz.  (8,184 gr.) gross weight.  Estimate: $200,000 - $300,000 and Sale 2413, Lot 59 A Fine Silver and Mixed-Metal Centerpiece Designed by Edward C.  Moore.  Mark of Tiffany & Co., New York, Circa 1880.  19½ in.  long (49.5 cm.) long; 128 oz.  (3,987 gr.) gross weight.  Estimate: $80,000 - $120,000.

Americana Week 2011 at Christie's

  • December 27, 2010

Christie’s New York is pleased to announce Americana Week 2011, a fortnight of sales and viewings devoted to American craftsmanship in all its forms, including important furniture, folk art, ...

Thomas Hart Benton's "Swing Your Partner,' 1945.  From Questroyal Fine Art.

ART AND ANTIQUE DEALERS LEAGUE OF AMERICA (AADLA) ANNOUNCES NEW SPRING SHOW NYC AT PARK AVENUE ARMORY TO BENEFIT THE ASPCA, APRIL 27, 2011

  • December 13, 2010

The Art and Antique Dealers League of America (AADLA) has announced that the opening night benefit preview for its inaugural Spring Show NYC, at the Park Avenue Armory on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 ...

A classic New England showcase of art and antiques, the Guilford Antiques Show is February 26-27, 2011, in Connecticut.

Guilford Antiques Show, a New England tradition, returns in February

  • December 08, 2010

As winter slowly wraps its cold fingers around us, what nicer way to cheer things up than adding a wonderful piece to your collection at the 42nd Guilford Antiques Show, February 26 and 27, 2011, ...

World’s largest indoor antique show reveals plans for its 50th anniversary show in 2011

The Original Miami Beach Antique Show announces 2011 Show Dates to Commemorate its 50th Anniversary

  • December 08, 2010

US Antique Shows announced today that The 2011 Original Miami Beach Antique Show, will celebrate 50 successful years when it opens its doors to the public on February 3-7, 2011 at the Miami Beach ...

From Christian Deydier, a Three-colour Horse Earthenware in sancai glaze.  China, Tang Dynasty, 618 – 907.  Height: 26 in.  (66 cm) Length: 30 ¾ in.  (78,5 cm) .

ASIAN ART DEALERS, AUCTION HOUSES AND CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS JOIN FORCES FOR ASIA WEEK NEW YORK, MARCH 18-26, 2011

  • December 07, 2010

Acting under one umbrella for the first time, over thirty-five prominent Asian art specialists, five auction houses and museums throughout New York will join forces to present Asia Week New York, ...

Wendell Castle, Morning Sun, Edition of 8, 2009 gilded fiberglass, gold.  32 x 33.5 x 36".  Wexler Gallery and Barry Friedman Ltd.

SOFA CHICAGO 2010 + The Intuit Show of Folk and Outsider Art = A Resounding Success

  • December 05, 2010

For the first time ever, The Art Fair Company presented two art fairs under one roof at Chicago's historic Navy Pier: the 17th annual SOFA CHICAGO (International Sculpture Objects & Functional ...

Highlights from Rau include Norman Rockwell's "Billiards is Easy to Learn" ($1,450,000).

NEW ORLEANS ROLLS OUT THE HOLIDAY SPIRIT WITH A WINTER ART AND ANTIQUES SHOW AT LANDMARK US MINT BUILDING IN FRENCH QUARTER

  • December 03, 2010

New Orleans will continue to stoke the fires of the holiday shopping season with its very own Winter Art and Antiques Show to be held at the landmark US Mint Building in the historic French Quarter ...

Tiffany Favrile Pottery Jack-in-the-Pulpit Vase

Important Exhibition of Tiffany Favrile Pottery at Lillian Nassau LLC

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  • December 01, 2010

In conjunction with its publication of "Tiffany Favrile Pottery and the Quest of Beauty," by Tiffany scholar Dr. Martin Eidelberg, Lillian Nassau LLC has opened a groundbreaking exhibition and sale ...

C.S.Price 1946 Oil on Panel

Clarke Auction's Holiday Sale - Antiques, Midcentury, Art Deco, Fine Art - Sunday, Dec. 5th, 2:00 pm

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  • December 02, 2010

Fine Art by Istvan Pekary, Avni Arbas, Komar & Melamid, Neil Williams, CS Price; French 18th C. and Empire; English Regency; Period American Antiques; Baccarat and Art Deco Chandeliers; ...

Pair of spice boxes with internal partition and twin covers Chinese Famille Verte porcelain.  China, Kangxi period (1662-1722).  H 4.5 x W 12.9 cm.

Museum Mayer van den Bergh exhibit at Brussels Antiques & Fine Art Fair

  • November 12, 2010

  As guest of honour at the Brussels Antiques & Fine Art Fair (BRAFA 2011), Museum Mayer van den Bergh will, as a rare exception, exhibit some twenty works of art outside of its own ...

CHINESE FIGURE OF A KNEELING OFFICIAL.  Painted pottery, remnants of colorful pigments, Tang Dynasty, 8th c.  12 1/4" x 10" x 13".  Auction Date: Sat, December 04, 11AM.  Estimate: $12,000 - $15,000

RARE AND EARLY CHINESE SCULPTURE FROM THE COLLECTION OF FINANCIER AND STATESMAN ANTHONY M. SOLOMON TO AUCTION WITH OTHER ASIAN COLLECTIONS AT RAGO'S ON DECEMBER 4TH

  • November 19, 2010

  Rago's is proud to feature property from three substantial collections in its December 4 auction. These include a fine selection of early Chinese figural sculpture from the Anthony ...