This vintage Nieman Eisman sideshow or circus banner (est $1/1,500), Twentieth Century, American, depicts a monkey driving a racecar inside a wheel, stenciled lower right "Nieman Studios," 92 by 115 inches.  Eisman was a renowned banner painter in the Chicago style of sideshow banner painting, actively painting banners from the 1920s to the mid-1950s.

Millea Bros. To Embrace 'Wow' Factor At Fringe Auction Nov. 13

  • Millea Bros.
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  • November 9, 2017

Halloween may have come and gone but Millea Bros. is cracking open its coffers and has scared up over 400 lots for a most unique set of offerings at its annual fall auction. Titled “Fringe,” the ...

Made in North Korea by Nicholas Bonner.  Published by Phaidon

Made in North Korea: Graphics From Everyday Life in the DPRK

  • November 8, 2017

In a new book with 500 illustrations, North Korea is uncensored and unfiltered – ordinary life in the world's most secretive nation, captured in never-before-seen ephemera. "An insight into the ...

“Delicate Beauty” by Lynda Sauls

Weston Art Guild presents, “Art, Culture Feeding” at the Fort Lauderdale Home Design and Remodeling Show

  • November 7, 2017

The Fort Lauderdale Home Design and Remodeling Show and the Weston Art Guild present, “Art, Culture Feeding” – A visual banquet and artist encounter showcase set before you by eleven WAG members. ...

The Canterbury Pilgrims.  Oxford: The Alley Workshops, circa 1925.

41st Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair, Nov 10-12

  • Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair
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  • November 3, 2017

BOSTON, MA – The annual fall gathering for booklovers, the Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair returns to the Hynes Convention Center in Boston’s beautiful Back Bay for its 41st year, ...

Furniture maker Bok Read's organic wood table.  Media, Pa.

SIX FURNITURE MAKERS EXHIBIT A RANGE OF STYLES & MEDIA AT THE 5TH AMERICAN FINE CRAFT SHOW AT THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM NOV. 18-19

  • November 2, 2017

90 exhibitors in all will fill the Museum’s Beaux-Arts Court  Exhibitors of furniture as art at the fifth American Fine Craft Show at the Brooklyn Museum represent styles ranging from traditional ...

FURUTANI KAZUYA Shigaraki jar, 21st century, magnificent tea leaf storage jar, 18 inches high

ZEN INK & CLAY

  • Carole Davenport
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  • October 31, 2017

Two hundred years ago three Zen monks from the Daitoku-ji in Kyoto collaborated to create a single stroke Mt. Fuji accompanied by three poems which extolled the wonder of the iconic mountain. This ...

Paolo Costagli, New York, 18kt Rose Gold Brillante® Earrings.  Asking bid: $2,725

THE MUSEUM OF ARTS AND DESIGN CELEBRATES INNOVATION AND EXCELLENCE WITH ITS ANNUAL ONLINE AUCTION ON BIDSQUARE

  • October 31, 2017

Bidsquare is proud to partner with the Museum of Arts and Design for its annual gala, MAD Ball 2017. For over twenty years, the MAD Ball has recognized visionaries in the fields of art, design, ...

As The World Tipped, Greenwich Docklands International Festival, London © Stu Mayhew, Courtesy of Greater London Authority

Bloomberg Philanthropies and Google Arts & Culture Announce the World Cities Culture Forum Leadership Exchange Programme

  • October 29, 2017

Partnering with the World Cities Culture Forum to Create the First City-to-City Exchange, Enabling Cities to Develop Best Practices in Advancing Cultural Projects and Shaping Public Policy ...

Incomparably Rare Desk and Bookcase Shatters Records Selling for an Astonishing $498,750 at Cowan's Auctions

  • Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
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  • October 21, 2017

The Chippendale desk and bookcase of Captain John Cowan (1748 – 1823) sets the new standard for Kentucky furniture after an exhilarating 10-minute bidding war.  CINCINNATI – The most significant ...

Andy Warhol (1928-1987), Bald Eagle, from Endangered Species, 1983, screen print in colors (estimate $ 50,000 - 70,000)

BONHAMS LOS ANGELES TO OFFER THREE CURATED SALES OF CONTEMPORARY ART, PRINTS AND MULTIPLES AND MODERN DESIGN

  • October 19, 2017

Los Angeles – This October, Bonhams will present a West Coast series of curated sales, offering lots from Contemporary Art, Prints and Multiples, and Design together for the first time. More than ...

Rene Herbst, Tassel Vase, 1923, Glazed stoneware, 8 3/4 in.  high

Jason Jacques Top 12 European Pottery Finds in Heritage Auctions' Design Sale

  • October 17, 2017

For the novice or seasoned collector wanting to dip their feet into the field of European art pottery, the Jason Jacques collection is a perfect way to start. Here are Jason's top 12 picks with ...

Brass centerpiece, 1924, Josef Hoffmann

'Wiener Werkstätte 1903-1932: The Luxury of Beauty' at Neue Galerie

  • October 16, 2017

On October 26, 2017, Neue Galerie New York will present a major retrospective exhibition devoted to the Wiener Werkstätte (Vienna Workshops), an artists’ and craftsmens’ collective that existed in ...

A Chinese Huanghuali Canopy Bed, dating to the early Qing Dynasty

iGavel Auctions Announces Robust Fall Schedule of Asian Works of Art

  • October 16, 2017

Lark Mason Associates 2017 fall Asian art sales on the iGavel Auctions platform are now underway through the end of November with five specialized sales spanning all the arts of Asia. The season ...

Arie L.  Kopelman, Chairman Emeritus of the Winter Antiques Show

Arie L. Kopelman Named Chairman Emeritus of the Winter Antiques Show and Honored by East Side House Settlement

  • Winter Antiques Show
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  • October 5, 2017

New York, NY –  The East Side House Settlement Board of Managers is pleased to announce that Arie L. Kopelman, distinguished longtime Chairman of the Winter Antiques Show, becomes Chairman Emeritus ...

David Geffen

David Geffen Pledges Historic $150 Million to the Building LACMA Campaign

  • October 4, 2017

On Oct. 4, philanthropist and entertainment executive David Geffen announced his pledge of $150 million toward LACMA's new galleries. The largest single cash gift from an individual in the museum's ...