Framed oil on Masonite painting attributed to the French painter Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985), signed and dated 1952, with an inscription (est.  $80,000-$120,000).

Artworks attributed to Dubuffet and Van Gogh will be auctioned online, Sept. 20th

  • The Woodshed Gallery
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  • September 12, 2017

FRANKLIN, Mass. – An oil on Masonite painting attributed to the French painter Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985) and a pen and brown ink drawing on laid paper done by the renowned Dutch artist Vincent Van ...

John Akomfrah, Auto Da Fé, 2016.  © Smoking Dogs Films; Courtesy Lisson Gallery

Rose Art Museum Opens Four New Exhibitions

  • Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University
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  • September 8, 2017

Waltham, MA - The Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University opens Body Talk, Buckdancer’s Choice: Joe Bradley Selects, Kevork Mourad: Immortal City, and Rose Video 11: John Akomfrah, on September 8. ...

Jean Hasbrouck House (ca.  1721), Historic Huguenot Street, New Paltz, NY.  Photo by Pieter Estersohn, 2017.  Courtesy Historic Huguenot Street.

Historic Huguenot Street in Hudson Valley NY opens new exhibition showcasing 17th-century Dutch culture

  • HIstoric Huguenot Street
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  • August 30, 2017

Historic Huguenot Street exhibition showcases 17th-century Dutch culture including paintings, furniture, and decorative items from the George Way Collection Complementary display of American and ...

'Le Pont Louis-Phillippe, Paris', oil on canvas, 21 1/4 x 32 inches, estate stamped: 'Bernard Lamotte'

Vose Galleries presents 'Bernard Lamotte: Bon Vivant'

  • Vose Galleries
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  • September 2, 2017

Boston, MA. Vose Galleries is pleased to announce the exhibition Bernard Lamotte: Bon Vivant, the Galleries’ sixth exhibition of the artist’s work since 1993. The show features over twenty works by ...

National Gallery of Art, Washington, presents from September 17, 2017, through January 28, 2018, "Posing for the Camera."

Photographic Portraits are Explored in Exhibition at the National Gallery of Art, Washington

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • September 1, 2017

Washington, DC—Posing for the Camera: Gifts from Robert B. Menschel explores posing in photography and examines how photographers have both drawn on artistic conventions and exploited the ...

CASVA members tour the Gallery's objects conservation lab with Shelley Sturman, head of objects conservation, National Gallery of Art, October 2016

National Gallery of Art's Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA) Announces 2017–2018 Academic Year Appointments

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • August 20, 2017

Washington, DC—The Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA), a world-renowned research institution that brings distinguished scholars from around the world to the National Gallery of ...

Drawings by ex-slave Bill Traylor (American, 1854-1949) and ceramics by Karel Appel (Dutch, 1921-2006)

CRN Auctions to sell recently uncovered works by former slave Bill Traylor.

  • CRN Auctions, Inc.
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  • September 5, 2017

     On Sunday, September 10th at 11 a.m. CRN Auctions will be conducting its annual September auction in Cambridge, Massachusetts.    The sale will be the usual CRN eclectic mix of American, ...

Michel Sittow, Mary Rose Tudor (1496–1533), Sister of Henry VIII of England, c.  1514, oil on panel Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna, Gemäldegalerie, KHM—Museumsverband

Michel Sittow Exhibition Celebrates Estonian Master of Early Netherlandish Art at National Gallery of Art, January 28–May 13, 2018

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • August 14, 2017

Washington, DC—Considered Estonia's greatest Renaissance artist, Michel Sittow (c. 1469–1525) was sought after by the renowned European courts of his day, including those of King Ferdinand of ...

Kathleen Williams, newly appointed chief archivist, National Gallery of Art, Washington.  Photo by Earl McDonald, National Archives and Records Administration

National Gallery of Art, Washington, Announces New Staff Appointments

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • August 11, 2017

Washington, DC—Today the National Gallery of Art, Washington, announced four new senior staff appointments in the Treasurer's Office, Library, the Publishing Office, and Gallery Archives, as well ...

Detail of Maurice Utrillo, Rue Saint-Vincent sous la neige, Montmartre, Circa 1955, Oil on canvas, 38,1 x 42,6 cm

Maurice Utrillo Celebrated With 'Urban Solitude' Retrospective in Marseille

  • August 31, 2017

Galerie Alexis Pentcheff will celebrate Maurice Utrillo’s (1883-1955) prominent position within the School of Paris in his first retrospective in Marseille, from September 22 to November 4, 2017. ...

Musical Group, 1520s.  Callisto Piazza (Calisto de la Piaza da Lodi), Italian (active Lodi and Brescia), c.  1500 1561/62.  Oil on panel, 35 5/8 x 35 3/4 inches.  Philadelphia Museum of Art, John G.  Johnson Collection, 1917.

Philadelphia Museum to Present Centenary Exhibition Dedicated to Renowned Collection of European Old Master Art

  • August 29, 2017

Art gives us real delight only when the eye derives pleasure from what is really worthy. (John G. Johnson, from his art and travel memoir, Sight-Seeing in Berlin and Holland among Pictures, ...

Oil on canvas painting by British-born American artist Thomas Sully (1783-1872), titled Portrait of a Young Woman with Wheat and Flowers on her Bonnet , done in 1841 (est.  $1,500-$2,500).

Paintings by Sully, Sheppard and New Orleans and other regional artists will be auctioned Sept. 16-17

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • August 29, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, La. – Fine collections of Newcomb Pottery, bronzes and Asian items, original artwork by American artists (much of it from New Orleans and other regional painters), silver, estate ...

Bronze plaque by Roy Lichtenstein, titled Peace Through Chemistry, 27 inches by 46 inches (est.  $80,000-$120,000).

Works by Calder, Lichtenstein, Wyeth, Bertoia, Audubon, others at Cottone Auctions, Sept. 22-23

  • Cottone Auctions
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  • August 25, 2017

GENESEO, N.Y. – Day 1 of Cottone Auctions’ upcoming Fine Art and Antiques Auction, slated for September 22nd and 23rd, will feature the lifetime collection of Annette McGuire Cravens, the ...

Sam Gilliam (b.1933), Fan Fire IV

Weschler's Sept. 15 Auctions Mark Grand Opening of New Galleries

  • Weschler's
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  • August 25, 2017

Weschler's to auction noted Baltimore estate & Capital Collections sale ROCKVILLE, MD - Weschler’s, the Washington area's oldest auction house, will inaugurate its new location with two ...

Oil on board painting by William Aiken Walker (Md./S.C., 1838-1921), depicting a female sharecropper hoeing a cotton field (est.  $5,000-$8,000).

Diminutive genre painting by William Aiken Walker will be part of Bruneau & Co.'s Sept. 16 auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • August 24, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – An oil on board genre painting by William Aiken Walker (Md./S.C., 1838-1921), a Chinese Ming dynasty Junyao purple splashed footed pottery bowl, a set of 12 Mintons for Tiffany ...