Bertoia, Laverne, Picasso and Large Selection of Fine Art Featured at Schwenke Auctioneers Annual Holiday Fine Estates Aucton

  • Schwenke Auctioneers
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  • November 28, 2016

On Sunday, December 4th Schwenke Auctioneers will conduct its Annual Holiday Fine Estates Auction with a remarkable offering of 792 lots consigned from several separate estates and consignors from ...

Northwest Coastal Beaver Bowl brings $42,000 at Eldred's Fall Americana and Paintings Auction.

NORTHWEST COASTAL CARVED BOWL TAKES TOP LOT AT ELDRED’S FALL AMERICANA AUCTION

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • November 22, 2016

East Dennis, Mass. – The top lot in Eldred’s three-day Americana and Paintings Auction was a Northwest Coastal carved wooden beaver-form bowl, which brought $42,000, vastly surpassing its very ...

North West corner of the MAACM Building

Museum of the American Arts & Crafts Movement signs contract with Gilbane Inc to begin construction

  • American Craftsman Museum
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  • November 25, 2016

The MAACM is poised to become a cultural anchor for the thriving St. Petersburg art scene. Major news out of St. Petersburg, Florida as we learn construction will now be underway on the massive ...

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, ...

Thomas Sully (1783-1872) Jane Duval Leiper (1796-1866).  One of pair.

Freeman's Americana Auction Highlighted by Prominent Collections, Including Furnishings from a Fairmount Park Mansion

  • November 7, 2016

Freeman's November 16 American Furniture, Folk & Decorative Arts auction is highlighted by impressive private collections, including furnishings from historic Lemon Hill mansion of Fairmount ...

Carved Polychrome and Gilt Eagle Plaque, America, 19th century (Lot 602, Estimate: $8,000-12,000)

Skinner Presents Fall Auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • November 7, 2016

BOSTON, MA  – Skinner, Inc. will present an auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts on Saturday, November 19 at 10AM in their Boston Gallery. The auction of nearly 700 lots will feature ...

Willie Birch (American, born 1942), Sunday’s Child, c.  1991, mixed media, papier-mâché, 56 × 17 × 17 1/2 in.  (142.2 × 43.2 × 44.5 cm.), Gift of Gordon W.  Bailey in honor of Miranda Lash

Speed Art Museum receives major gift of contemporary art from Gordon W. Bailey

  • November 4, 2016

The Speed Art Museum has received a major gift of 35 contemporary artworks from the Los Angeles-based scholar, advocate, and collector Gordon W. Bailey. All 21 artists, most African-American ...

Abraham Lincoln White House China, Salad Plate from First Service in Cowan's Auctions' American History Auction on November 18, 2016 with an estimate of $8,000-12,000

COUNTDOWN TO ELECTION DAY, AUCTIONS GET PRESIDENTIAL ON BIDSQUARE

  • November 1, 2016

As the days count down until the election, America's next president is on everyone's mind. POTUS, FLOTUS and Americana memorabilia come to Bidsquare just in time to remind Americans of their ...

'DOVE IN THE WINDOW' PATTERN PIECED QUILT

PATRIOTIC TEXTILES, SOME A CENTURY OLD, MAKE TIMELY GIFTS NOW

  • October 31, 2016

Antique Flag Quilts, Flags, Flag Bunting Have Visual Punch and an Historic Back Story Looking for the perfect gift for the departing President, the incoming President, exhausted campaign workers, ...

This oil on board painting by Giuseppe Galli, titled A Musical Couple, is expected to sell for $3,000-$5,000.

Bright, whimsical painting by Giuseppe Galli (It., 1866-1953) will be part of Crescent City's Nov. 12-13 auction

  • Crescent City Auction Gallery
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  • October 28, 2016

NEW ORLEANS, La. – Gorgeous Depression-era Newcomb College art pottery pieces, a fine collection of bronze mounted Sevres items, a mid-19th century American rococo mahogany full tester bed, an ...

Scrimshaw whale's tooth by W.L.  Roderick, sold for $180,000 at Eldred's Marine Art Auction on Saturday.

Mittler Scrimshaw Soars at Eldred's Marine Art Auction

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • October 17, 2016

East Dennis, Mass. – Bidding on three lots from Thomas Mittler Scrimshaw Collection surpassed $100,000 before the hammer dropped Saturday before a packed house at Eldred’s Marine Art Auction. The ...

Chandelier Possibly New England, ca.  1800-1830 Tin/subjects Museum Purchase, 1986-18

Functional Objects, Each Beautiful in its Own Way, in a New Exhibition Set to Open in November at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg

  • October 13, 2016

In early America, certain sorts of “pigs”—made of iron—did indeed fly: off colonial docks to far-flung markets. Every object made out of iron or steel—from a cell phone to a chandelier to a car, ...

Clay Geerdes: Cockettes Go Shopping, 1972; digital print; 42 x 28 in.; courtesy David Miller, from the estate of Clay Geerdes

'Hippie Modernism' Exhibition Comes to Berkeley, CA in 2017, Marking the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love

  • October 5, 2016

Exhibition Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love by Showcasing Radical Art, Architecture, and Design of the Counterculture Includes Dozens of Bay Area Works that Laid the ...

Randy Holden Rustic Adirondack Brandy Cabient

Rare Rustic Adirondack Brandy Cabinet Among 790 Lots In Schwenke October 2nd Auction

  • Schwenke Auctioneers
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  • September 30, 2016

Schwenke Auctioneers will conduct its Connecticut Estates Auction with a remarkable offering of 790 lots consigned from several separate estates and consignors from Connecticut, New York, New ...

Arader Galleries

The Main Line Antiques Show Combines Art, Jewelry, Design and Antiques

  • September 21, 2016

“Buy a piece of History” is the theme of the eleventh Main Line Antiques Show, the only antiques show held on Philadelphia’s Main Line.  Folk art, exquisite prints, midcentury and antique ...