Circus Harmony's Incredible Isabella; Photo by Jessica Hentoff

Smithsonian Folklife Festival Celebrates 50th Anniversary With Stories of the American Experience

  • Smithsonian Folklife Festival
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  • June 19, 2017

To celebrate its 50th anniversary, the Smithsonian Folklife Festival will host a series of programs exploring American identity and creativity. “Circus Arts” will take visitors behind the scenes to ...

Masterpiece scrimshaw whale's tooth by Edward Burdett

Eldred's Important Marine Sale Slated for July 20

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • June 9, 2017

East Dennis, Mass. – Nearly 500 lots of maritime art will go across the block this July 20 at Eldred’s Marine Sale, highlighted by the third and final session of the Thomas Mittler Scrimshaw ...

Lewis Evans, Speciel Land Charte von Pensilvanien, Neu Jersey, Neu York, Frankfurt, 1750.  Estimate $10,000 to $15,000.

Early American Material Leads the Way At Swann Galleries’ Maps & Atlases Sale

  • May 16, 2017

On Wednesday, June 7, Swann Galleries will hold an auction of Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books, with highlights from the colonization of the Americas, as well as ...

Helly Nahmad Gallery at TEFAF New York Spring

NEW PERSPECTIVES: QUALITY, ELEGANCE AND ENGAGEMENT AT TEFAF NEW YORK SPRING’S GROUNDREAKING INAUGURAL FAIR, MAY 4-8, 2017 at the PARK AVENUE ARMORY, NEW YORK

  • May 8, 2017

May 8, 2017, New York, NY: The inaugural edition of TEFAF New York Spring ran from May 4-8, 2017 at the Park Avenue Armory. It provided a new art platform for Manhattan and an immersive visual ...

Tête d’Homme Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Oil on canvas Signed lower right ‘Picasso’ and dated on the reverse ‘2.4.65.IV’ 1965

TEFAF New York Spring Offers First Look at its Inaugural Fair, May 4-8, 2017

  • April 19, 2017

TEFAF NEW YORK SPRING OFFERS FIRST LOOK AT DEBUT FAIR FOCUSING ON MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART & DESIGN  May 4-8, 2017 at the Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY TEFAF New York has released a ...

Dan Gueremask

Spring 2017 Madison Ancient and Tribal Art (MATA) Fair is May 12th - 14th, 2017, at the Arader Gallery, New York City

  • Madison Ancient and Tribal Art
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  • April 7, 2017

New York, NY. – The sixth annual spring Tribal Art Fair -  Madison Ancient and Tribal Art (MATA), opens at the Arader Gallery on Manhattan’s upper east side on May 12th, 2017 and will run through ...

The rare presentation tomahawk pipe estimated at $25,000-35,000, commemorates the Treaty of Fort Harmar.

Rare Tomahawk Pipe Leads Selkirk’s Auction of American Indian and Ethnographic Artifacts Representing Multiple Cultures

  • March 3, 2017

Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers will host an auction of American Indian and Ethnographic Artifacts, with Persian and Oriental rugs, at 10 a.m. on March 11, 2017, at its gallery in St. Louis’ ...

Bowman - Auguste Rodin (Paris 1840-1917 Meudon), Le Penseur (The Thinker) Bronze with a black patination with lighter brown highlights Height 37.5 cm

TEFAF NEW YORK SPRING ANNOUNCES EXHIBITORS FOR ITS DEBUT FAIR

  • February 6, 2017

International art fair TEFAF New York Spring has announced the 92 internationally acclaimed exhibitors participating in its debut edition, with an emphasis on modern and contemporary art & ...

Dewi Sri Goddess, West Bali Circa 1900

Primary Source To Exhibit Rare Tribal And Asian Art At The San Francisco Tribal & Textile Art Show

  • February 6, 2017

When the 2017 San Francisco Tribal & Textile Art Show opens at Fort Mason Center on February 9, an eye-alluring range of ancient artifacts from Primary Source will take center stage. Running ...

Huron Quilled Hide Pouch, c.  last quarter 18th century (Lot 124, Estimate: $15,000-20,000)

The Philip & Patricia Marco Collection: Notable Works of American Indian Art on Auction, February 10

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • February 2, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. presents The Philip & Patricia Marco Collection, featuring American Indian art. The 132 lots being offered on February 10 in Boston were acquired primarily in the ...

Film still from I Called Him Morgan (Kasper Collin, 2016, 91 minutes), Washington premiere at the National Gallery of Art on Saturday, February 4, 2:30, as part of the series Alternate Takes: Jazz and Film.

2017 Winter Films at National Gallery of Art Include Nine Ciné-Concerts, Five Virginia Dwan Favorites, a Rare 35mm French Version of The Crucible, Hand-Tinted Italian Silents, a Washington Premiere, Archival Jazz Shorts, and Appearances by Eleven Filmmakers, Artists, and Musicians

  • January 10, 2017

Washington, DC—The 2017 National Gallery of Art winter film program includes film series, ciné-concerts, special appearances by artists, filmmakers, and musicians, and a Washington premiere. The ...

Henry Peter Bosse, Construction of Rock and Brush Dam, L.W., 1891 cyanotype

Earliest Photographs of Eastern American Landscapes Featured in Exhibition at the National Gallery of Art, Washington

  • January 5, 2017

Washington, DC—Before venturing west to capture America's frontier in paintings and photographs, 19th-century artists explored the eastern landscape, which served as a powerful source of mythmaking ...

Kiowa Woman's Beaded Hide Dress, c.  1870's (Lot 159, Estimate: $60,000-80,000)

Rare Kiowa Dress and Paiute Beaded Baskets Lead Skinner’s Auction of American Indian & Ethnographic Art, December 1

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • November 22, 2016

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will host an auction of American Indian & Ethnographic Art at 10AM on December 1 in its Boston gallery, featuring a wide range of weavings, pottery, baskets, ...

Frank Stella relief etching, part of Eldred's Fall Americana and Paintings Auction

Americana, Asian Art Auctions Cap Off Eldred's Stellar Fall Season

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • November 10, 2016

East Dennis, Mass. – On the heels of the Marine Art Auction that saw three lots of scrimshaw from the Thomas Mittler Collection sell for over $100,000, and the Fine and Decorative Art auction, ...

A massive Imperial Roman solid gold ring of angular wide shouldered style, a raised circular boss on the bezel.  Intact, 3d - 4th Centuries AD, eastern Mediterranean.

The Curator's Eye Presents an Ancient, Asian, and Ethnographic Jewelry Auction - Nov 30th

  • The Curator's Eye, LLC
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  • November 1, 2016

The Curator's Eye (TCE) has announced their next virtual live auction which will be held on November 30th. This will be The Curator's Eye's third virtual auction, presenting an impressive catalog ...