J.J.  Audubon elephant folio "Carolina Parrot" sold for $78,000 at Eldred's Americana, Paintings and Maritime Art auction April 6-8, 2017.

AUDUBON, SCRIMSHAW HEADLINE ELDRED’S SPRING AMERICANA AUCTION

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
  • |
  • April 12, 2017

East Dennis, Mass. – “Carolina Parrot”, a J.J. Audubon elephant folio, sold for $78,000, taking the top spot at Eldred’s Americana, Paintings and Maritime Auction, held April 6, 7 and 8 at the ...

Ainsley M.  Cameron will join the Cincinnati Art Museum as Curator of South Asian Art, Islamic Art and Antiquities.

Cincinnati Art Museum adds expertise and vibrancy with three new curators

  • April 4, 2017

CINCINNATI— The Cincinnati Art Museum has appointed Ainsley M. Cameron as Curator of South Asian Art, Islamic Art, and Antiquities; Peter Jonathan Bell as Associate Curator of European Paintings, ...

Monumental painting by classical Ming artist Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552), depicting a palace courtyard ($112,500).

Monumental classical painting attributed to Ming artist Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552) soars to $112,500

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
  • |
  • March 31, 2017

ATLANTA, Ga. – Asian lots took center stage at Ahlers & Ogletree’s March 25-26 Spring Salon Auction, as a monumental classical painting attributed to Ming painter Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552) ...

KPM Porcelain Plaque with Depiction of Ruth, Germany, late 19th/early 20th century (Lot 451, Estimate $3,000-5,000)

Skinner Presents April Auction of Fine Silver, European Furniture & Decorative Arts

  • Skinner, Inc.
  • |
  • March 23, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will present an auction of European Furniture & Decorative Arts & Fine Silver in its Boston Gallery on Friday, April 7 at 10AM. With over 650 lots on offer, the ...

Frank Stella

Modern Art, Furniture, and a Luxury Car Drive Clarke in March

  • March 21, 2017

Clarke Auction in Larchmont, NY, will offer a full selection of high-end modern and antique lots on Sunday, March 26th. Collectors of both early 20th Century and Post-War  art will see an array ...

Audubon elephant folio "Carolina Parrot", estimated at $65,000/85,000

Important Scrimshaw, Audubons, Contemporary Art Headline Eldred's Spring Americana Auction

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
  • |
  • March 13, 2017

East Dennis, Mass. – Scrimshaw from the Thomas Mittler Collection, widely regarded as the best private scrimshaw collection to come on the market in 30 years, is the centerpiece of Eldred’s Spring ...

Lovely pastoral painting by David Ellinger (1913-2003), titled Long Lane Farm (est.  $1,000-$1,500)

Pastoral painting by David Ellinger (1913-2003) will be in Converse Auctions' East Meets West Sale, March 24th

  • Converse & Company
  • |
  • March 13, 2017

MALVERN, Pa. - Over 300 lots of fine American, European, African, Chinese and other Asian items will be sold in an internet-only Spring East Meets West Auction on Friday, March 24th, by Converse ...

Stand of Jason Jacques Gallery

Brisk Weekend Sales at TEFAF Demonstrate Upper Market Strength

  • March 12, 2017

TEFAF Maastricht underlined its position as the world’s leading fine art and antiques Fair with numerous sales reported during the opening days, testament to the strength of the global art market ...

Original screenprint depiction of screen siren Greta Garbo as the legendary traitor Mata Hari by pop art icon Andy Warhol.

Original screenprint by Andy Warhol of Greta Garbo as Mata Hari will headline Bruneau & Co.'s March 25th auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
  • |
  • March 13, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – An original screenprint depiction of screen legend Greta Garbo as Mata Hari by Andy Warhol, plus additional artworks by Miguel Martinez, Walter Franklin Lansil, William Perkins ...

Front page of the new Spring Catalogue of Tin-glazed Earthenware

What's Not Just Blue & White?-Tin-glazed Earthenware Spring Catalogue 2017

  • March 2, 2017

A new catalogue- Tin-glazed Earthenware Spring 2017 There is nothing more appealing than the naive charm of much tin-glazed earthenware know variously as majolica, faience, Delft and delftware. ...

Unsigned oil on canvas portrait of George Washington, attributed to Thomas Sully (Br./Am., 1783-1872), 37 inches by 33 inches, framed (est.  $20,000-$30,000).

Oil portrait of Washington attributed to Sully will come up for bid March 25th at Fontaine's

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
  • |
  • March 7, 2017

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A Seth Thomas No. 8 office double-dial calendar clock with exceptional finish and in excellent condition, and a late 18th / early 19th century English triple fusee animated ...

Henry Moore's Reclining Figure (circa 1935-1936), the first work by the British sculptor to enter the collection of an American art museum.

Reclining Figure by Henry Moore could bring $100,000-$150,000 at Cottone Auctions, March 25th

  • Cottone Auctions
  • |
  • March 2, 2017

GENESEO, N.Y. -  On Saturday, March 25th, Cottone Auctions will be conducting its annual Fine Arts & Antiques Auction beginning at 11 am Eastern time.  The estimated 400 lots will include items ...

Frantisek Foltyn "Untitled P.  II"

Weschler’s to Feature Work by Frantisek Foltyn from the Estate of Anna Walinska

  • February 24, 2017

Weschler’s March 3rd Capital Collections Estate Auction will feature Untitled P. II by Czechoslovakian artist Frantisek Foltyn. Considered to be one of the most pre-eminent Czech painters of ...

Gene Davis "Stripes (Blue)", Estimate: $40,000-$60,000

Weschler’s to Feature Two Original Works by Washington, DC Artists, Sam Gilliam and Gene Davis

  • February 27, 2017

WASHINGTON - Weschler’s, DC's only auction house, will present for sale works of art, jewelry, furniture, silver, coins, decorative art, rugs, and Asian art in its Capital Collections Estate ...

Beautiful pair of 19th century Russian icons, both depicting the Virgin Mary, to be sold as single lots with estimates of $1,000-$1,500 each.

Gorgeous 19th century Russian icons depicting the Virgin Mary will be part of Crescent City's March 11-12 auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
  • |
  • February 27, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A gorgeous pair of 19th century Russian icons, both depicting the Virgin Mary, plus a nine-piece carved oak Gothic-style dining room suite made in America in the 19th century, an ...