Jean-François Millet, Dandelions, 1867–68.  Pastel on tan wove paper.  Gift of Quincy Adams Shaw through Quincy Adams Shaw, Jr., and Mrs.  Marian Shaw Haughton.

MFA Boston Airs Rarely Displayed Pastels From Its Vault in Summer Exhibition

  • June 21, 2018

The fragility of powdery pigment and the light sensitivity of the paper on which it rests mean pastels can rarely be exhibited—typically for only a few months per decade. French Pastels: Treasures ...

James Turrell, Orca Blue-Red,1969, Light installation, Dimensions variable.  Courtesy Levy Gorvy Gallery.

Mayfair Art Weekend Highlights: Lobster Chairs at a Surrealist Luncheon, DJ Music to Yves Klein / James Turrell Works

  • June 20, 2018

London's Mayfair Art Weekend (29 June - 1 July 2018), in partnership with the ​Royal Academy of Arts, will present an extensive programme of exhibitions, events, talks and tours across Mayfair ...

'Classic Beauties' Are Gathered for Major Exhibition in Amsterdam

  • June 19, 2018

Hermitage Amsterdam’s new exhibition (through Jan. 18), Classic Beauties. Artists, Italy and the Esthetic Ideals of the 18th Century, is a summer art highlight on the Continent. The show tells ...

The Violin Player, 1623.  Dirck van Baburen (Dutch, c.  1592/3–1624).  Oil on canvas; 80.4 x 67.1 cm.  The Cleveland Museum of Art.

Cleveland Museum of Art Acquisitions Range From a Jolly Dutch Portrait to a Cool 1970s Work by Emma Amos

  • June 18, 2018

Significant recent acquisitions by the Cleveland Museum of Art include The Violin Player, a 17th-century genre painting by Dirck van Baburen; a drawing by Johannes Stradanus, a Netherlandish artist ...

Arturo Pacheco Altamirano (1903-1978)

Lots To Discover in Clarke Auction's June 25 Storage Sale

  • Clarke Auction
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  • June 19, 2018

             Clarke Auction is holding its fifth, online-only, no reserve, storage sale on Monday, June 25, 2018.  The sale features approximately two hundred lots of fine art pulled from the ...

Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798-1863).  Self-Portrait with Green Vest, ca.  1837.  Oil on canvas, 25 9/16 x 21 7/16 in.  (65 x 54.5 cm).  Musée du Louvre, Paris.  © RMN-Grand Palais (Musée du Louvre) / Michel Urtado

Delacroix Opens at the Met This Fall

  • June 17, 2018

French painter Eugène Delacroix (1798–1863) was one of the greatest creative figures of the 19th century. Through his choice of daring subjects and compositions, a vibrant palette, and bold ...

Chinese Coins, Antiques & Western Paintings Abound June 21 at 888 Auctions

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  • June 15, 2018

Richmond Hill, ON – As the temperatures continue to rise, the sell-through rates and hammer prices continue to steadily climb at 888 Auctions. The high sell-through rates have become an effective ...

Charles Sorlier limited edition color lithograph (#69/75) on Arches paper of an artwork after Marc Chagall (1887-1985), titled Roses et Mimosas (est.  $10,000-$20,000).

Signed prints after Chagall, Picasso and other artists are just part of Ahlers & Ogletree's June 24th auction

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • June 15, 2018

ATLANTA, Ga. – An important one-day auction featuring 583 lots of period antiques, fine art, modern art and furniture, Chinese decorative arts, rugs, lighting and more is planned for Sunday, June ...

Fauvist landscape painting by Swedish-born American artist Birger Sandzen (1871-1954), depicting Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado, artist signed (est.  $20,000-$30,000).

Picasso and Miro signed prints, Birger Sandzen landscape, more at Bruneau & Co.'s June 23rd auction

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  • June 13, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – A pair of outstanding Rhode Island collections – one of gorgeous Tiffany pieces pulled from a home in Providence and the other the modern prints collection of Lucille Comes out of ...

St.  Demetrius at Mt.  Athos_Courtesy Museum of Russian Icons

Museum of Russian Icons presents Icons from the Hellenic World: The Tiliakos Collection

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  • June 12, 2018

Icons of the Hellenic World will be the first major exhibition exclusively focusing on Greek and Byzantine iconography to be held at the Museum of Russian Icons. On view June 22 – October 21, 2018, ...

An Early 19th Century Sinhalese Ebony and Specimen Wood Center Table, Sri Lanka

Galvanized by the Success of Last Year’s Inaugural Fine Art & Antiques Show, The Art and Antique Dealers League Announces Its Distinguished Dealer Roster for 2018

  • June 12, 2018

When the Art and Antiques Dealers League of America (AADLA) announced last year that it was launching a new fair, inveterate pessimists had a field day. Another fair in the busy October season? ...

Babe Ruth, Lefty O'Doul, Lefty Grove and others Signed Baseball (1927-1930)

A Signed Babe Ruth Baseball Featured in Witherell’s 
Mantuary Online Auction Just Before Father’s Day

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  • May 30, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Media Contact: Lilly Wyatt 925.408.2737 http://lilly@lillywyattpr.com     A Signed Babe Ruth Baseball Featured in Witherell’s Mantuary Online Auction Just ...

Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo with Lucile and Arnold Blanch at Coyoacán, c.  1930, Peter A.  Juley & Son, New York City , active 1910s - 1970s.  Gelatin silver print, image and sheet: 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches.  Philadelphia Museum of Art: Gift of Carl Zigrosser, 1975.

Face to Face: Portraits of Artists at Philadelphia Museum of Art

  • June 06, 2018

This summer, the Philadelphia Museum of Art presents a unique selection of photographic portraits of artists, from the French painter Henri Matisse to American writer Eudora Welty and the great ...

Mixed media on paper of Andy Warhol's iconic Marilyn Monroe image, attributed to the Pop Art master, artist signed front and back (est.  $8,000-$10,000).

In the Manner Of's Thursday, June 28 fine art auction will be held online and at 500 Gallery in Franklin, Mass.

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  • June 06, 2018

FRANKLIN, Mass. – A mixed media on paper of Andy Warhol’s iconic Marilyn Monroe image that’s attributed to the Pop Art master, and a lovely tempera and watercolor on paper landscape attributed to ...

Lot 337: John James Audubon, Fish Hawk, Plate 81, hand-colored aquatint and engraved plate from Birds of America, London, 1830.  Estimate $30,000 to $50,000.

From the Shoreline of Manhattan to the Island of California: Maps & Atlases at Swann Galleries June 7

  • Swann Galleries
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  • May 22, 2018

Swann Galleries’ June 7 auction of Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books offers nearly 400 groundbreaking maps, atlases, manuscript travelogues, naturalist plates and ephemera ...