October 26, 2017: RARE COINS, CHINESE NUMISMATICS & ASIAN ART

1988 Fine Gold Panda Coin Leads Way in Rare Coins, Chinese Numismatics & Asian Art Auctions

  • 888 Auctions
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  • October 16, 2017

Richmond Hill, ON – Thursday, October 26 marks 888 Auctions’ inaugural auction dedicated to numismatic items with a special focus on Chinese gold and silver panda coins. The 426-lot auction will ...

Brass centerpiece, 1924, Josef Hoffmann

'Wiener Werkstätte 1903-1932: The Luxury of Beauty' at Neue Galerie

  • October 16, 2017

On October 26, 2017, Neue Galerie New York will present a major retrospective exhibition devoted to the Wiener Werkstätte (Vienna Workshops), an artists’ and craftsmens’ collective that existed in ...

Beautifully carved Pang (also known as Mountain Sheep, a game animal) kachina, crafted by the Hopi artisan Melvin Miles, 16 inches tall (est.  $1,000-$1,500).

Native Americana, kachina dolls, antique bottles, more at Holabird's Oct. 19-23 auction in Reno

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • October 9, 2017

RENO, Nev. – A massive, five-day auction featuring nearly 3,000 lots spanning many collecting categories – to include minerals, mining, Native Americana, bottles and glass, gaming, cowboy, tokens, ...

Antique French Sugar Casket

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

  • Main Line Antiques Show
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  • October 3, 2017

The twelfth annual Main Line Antiques Show, the only antiques show held on Philadelphia’s Main Line, will be held on October 7 and 8 at Cabrini University in Radnor, Pennsylvania. Folk art, ...

Blues, 1929.  Archibald J.  Motley Jr.  (American, 1891–1981).  Oil on canvas; 91.4 x 106.7 cm.  Collection of Mara Motley, MD, and Valerie Gerrard Browne.  © Valerie Gerrard Browne / Chicago History Museum / Bridgeman Images

The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s

  • September 27, 2017

The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s is the first major museum exhibition to focus on American taste in art and design during the 1920s and early 1930s. Through a rich array of over 300 ...

Keynote Presentation and Book Signing "The Design Vision of Joe Nahem" with Joe Nahem of Fox-Nahem, NY

“Living with Art” Program Series Enlivens the 21st Anniversary Boston International Fine Art Show

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • September 21, 2017

The 21st Annual Boston International Fine Art Show takes place October 19 – 22. The show opens on October 19 with a Gala Preview presented by two Gold Sponsors: Yvel and Cutting Edge Homes. Founded ...

One of a pair of French enamel on copper round portrait plaques, this one of a Renaissance man, the other of a woman.

Enamel plaques, Newcomb Pottery, Daum Nancy, French Sevres all at Woody Auction, Oct. 7

  • Woody Auction
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  • September 21, 2017

DOUGLASS, Kan. – A large and ambitious auction packed with 400 lots of antiques and collectibles in a variety of categories – to include art glass, antique clocks, Newcomb Pottery pieces, Chinese ...

Punch bowl, 1768.  French, Sèvres Porcelain Factory, Decorated by Jean-Jacques Pierre, Soft-paste porcelain.  Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Gift of J.  Pierpont Morgan, 1917.1050.

More Than 100 Objects Illuminate Groundbreaking Art Collection of Financier J. Pierpont Morgan, at Wadsworth Atheneum

  • September 19, 2017

The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art will celebrate the unprecedented art-collecting career of financier J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in "Morgan: Mind of the Collector." Morgan traveled the globe ...

English three quarter suit of armor, c.1630

EN GARDE! Get Your Armor On!

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • September 15, 2017

A knight in shining armor introduces the next auction, on October 4th, at Gray’s Auctioneers. Several lots of armor from a private collector display an armory from centuries past and from many ...

Highwood Starving Artists Show

  • September 16, 2017

Immerse yourself in great art at great prices at the Highwood Starving Artists Show taking place in Highwood on Saturday, September 23rd and Sunday, September 24th from 10 am to 5 pm each day. The ...

Marcel Boucher (or "MB") early signature pearlized enamel bonsai tree pin, very rare (est.  $5,000-$7,500).

First of a series of planned annual auctions for a vast vintage costume jewelry collection will be held Sept. 25th

  • Ripley Auctions
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  • September 14, 2017

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Fresh off an exhaustive series of 16 auctions conducted over a span of nearly 15 months that saw the complete liquidation of the Bonny Yankauer collection of vintage costume ...

Photos include: Alexandra Hart, metals artist / Tea Ninkovic, couturier / Raymond Elstad, photographer / Laura Ricci, model

Jewelry As Wearable Art in "Symbiosis." Alexandra Hart's Solo Show Combines Metalsmithing with Biology

  • Sparks Gallery
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  • August 24, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JEWELRY AS WEARABLE ART IN “SYMBIOSIS” ALEXANDRA HART’S SOLO SHOW COMBINES METALSMITHING WITH BIOLOGY   SAN DIEGO (August 24, 2017) ‑ Sparks Gallery is pleased to ...

Icy jade pendants.  Lot 5.  Gianguan Auctions, September 9.

Neolithic Chinese Jade Jewelry Adorns Gianguan Auctions Saturday Sale

  • August 30, 2017

As every woman knows, there is jewelry and then there are statement pieces. Whether the choice is a contemporary Chinese carved jade pendent, precious prayer beads or indeginous jewelry ...

Regency Turquoise Chandelier Earrings, 18 carat, circa 1840; Glorious Antique Jewelry

New York City Jewelry & Watch Show will showcase rare historic items at the Metropolitan Pavilion this October 27-30, 2017

  • September 6, 2017

The New York Jewelry & Watch Show produced by the Palm Beach Show Group returns to the New York Metropolitan Pavilion this October 27 – 30th, 2017. Set to display extravagant collections from ...

Iris van Herpen (b.  1984), The Netherlands, Refinery Smoke, Dress, July 2008, untreated woven metal gauze and cow leather, Groninger Museum, 2012.0196.  Photo by Bart Oomes, No 6 Studios

Walk the runway with Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion at the Cincinnati Art Museum, October 13, 2017–January 7, 2018

  • September 6, 2017

The exhibition is co-organized by the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, and Groninger Museum, The Netherlands. The exhibition was curated by Sarah Schleuning, High Museum of Art, and Mark Wilson and ...