The popular exhibition "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty," which has welcomed more than 500,000 visitors to the Met since it opened on May 4, has been extended until August 7.

Metropolitan Museum Announces 5.68 Million Attendance, Highest in 40 Years

  • July 21, 2011

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced Thursday that 5.68 million people visited the Met during the fiscal year that ended on June 30. The number, which includes attendance at The Cloisters ...

Art Deco platinum diamond and emerald beads bracelet.  From N.  Green & Sons, Booth 6005.

The New York Antique Jewelry & Watch Show Celebrates its 5th Anniversary with New Exhibitors

  • July 07, 2011

US Antique Shows, a major producer of antique shows in North America, has announced that The New York Antique Jewelry & Watch Show will be returning to the Metropolitan Pavilion on July 22-25, ...

Image left to right: Wenty Beaumont, director, Dickinson and Prince Harry

Excellent Sales at Masterpiece London 2011

  • July 05, 2011

  Clocks, watches and 20th century paintings were among the excellent sales at Masterpiece London, held from June 30 to July 5. Dealer feedback remained very upbeat during Masterpiece ...

North Carolina Paint Decorated Blanket Chest, 1840s ($80,500)

Landmark Auction for Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.

  • Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
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  • June 24, 2011

Landmark Auction for Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. LLAES, Ltd. conducts first million dollar sale with their June 18th Summer Catalogue Auction.  Gross sales hit ...

Sakiyama Takayuki, Open Twisting Sculpture with Ridged Banding, 2011.  14 x 16.5 x 19" stoneware with sand and orange glaze.  Joan B Mirviss LTD, New York NY

3rd Annual SOFA WEST: Santa Fe 2011, New Dates, August 4 - 7

  • June 24, 2011

Long heralded as the nation’s premier fairs for outstanding contemporary art and design in New York and Chicago, SOFA’s 3rd annual western edition returns to the Santa Fe Convention Center with ...

From Strachan Fine Art, Daniel Mytens c.  1590 (Delft)-1647 (The Hague) Portrait of Lady Catherine Howard, Countess of Salisbury, 1629 Half-length, oil on canvas, 29 x 24.75 ins., 74 x 63

Art Antiques London consolidates success with strong sales and increased visitor numbers

  • June 24, 2011

  Art Antiques London had much to celebrate when its doors closed on Wednesday 15th June after eight very busy days.   The Fair acted as a magnet for collectors and connoisseurs ...

Marsh-bird brooch, 1901–02, Charles Robert Ashbee.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston to Open New Jewelry Gallery

  • June 21, 2011

As the saying goes, “diamonds are a girl’s best friend”—at least in modern times—but as the exhibition Jewels, Gem, and Treasures: Ancient to Modern illustrates, ornaments made of ivory, shell, and ...

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23rd ANNUAL METRO ARTS EXPO To Feature Works From 100 Artists, A Children’s Workshop And Live Music November 4th – 5th. This Year Metro Arts’ EXPO Kicks Off With An Opening Preview Party On November 3rd To Raise Funds And Awareness For Arts Education And Programming.

  • Metro Arts Alliance
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  • June 15, 2011

(June, 2011 – Des Moines, IA) The 23rd annual Metro Arts EXPO will be Nov. 4th through the 5th at Capital Square downtown. This year’s juried event is more exciting than ever, featuring ...

This extraordinary 6-foot tall telescope by Robert-Aglae Cauchoix (circa 1820) is one of three of the largest telescopes from the 19th century.  ($248,500)

Top Gifts for Father's Day from MS Rau Antiques

  • June 10, 2011

  It's never too late to consider giving Dad a Father's Day gift that can increase in value over time, like that retirement fund or stock portfolio.  Even with a rocky economy, luxury ...

This extravagant pair of turquoise and diamond earrings are mounted in gold and signed by Van Cleef & Arpels is offered by Epoque Fine Jewels..

10 reasons to visit Masterpiece London 2011

  • May 31, 2011

Summer is almost here and we’re all busily putting the must-do events of the season in our diaries. One event not to be missed is the much acclaimed Masterpiece London, which takes ...

18th and early 19th century American furniture are highlights of dealers George & Debbie Spieker of North Hampton, NH, at the New Hampshire Antiques Show.

What's Old is New Again: 54th Annual New Hampshire Antiques Show, “Best Show of Its Kind in New England,” Set for Aug. 11-13

  • New Hampshire Antiques Dealers Association
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  • May 20, 2011

Design bloggers declared 2011 a year to prove that what's old is new again. Katie Armour, author of The Neo-Traditionalist blog, says, "It's time to celebrate the classics": namely, timeless ...

Bill Roland, co-founder of Roland Antiques, Greenwich Village

Greenwich Village Gets an Auction House

  • Roland Auctions
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  • May 19, 2011

William Roland and Robert Roland, co-founders of Roland Antiques Gallery, Inc. have formally announced the opening of their new auction gallery, Roland Auctions, in New York City's Greenwich ...

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Los Angeles-Based Emerging Artist Marjan Vayghan exhibits ‘Legacy Crate Series’ at the Beverly Hills Art Show-The Affaire in The Gardens

  • City of Beverly Hills
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  • May 16, 2011

  The 38th Annual Beverly Hills Art Show – Affaire In The Gardens will present a special exhibit curated by Peter Mays, Executive Director of the Los Angeles Art Association, of Los ...

The Affaire in The Gardens


  • City of Beverly Hills
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  • May 16, 2011

  The city’s largest public art event features thousands of artworks, artist demonstrations, a special exhibit, wine garden, art tours, and live music The 38th annual Beverly Hills Art ...

Xu Beihong (1895-1953) ink on paper scroll

Asian Art & Antiques auction May 16, 2011

  • Pacific Galleries
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  • April 29, 2011

Pacific Galleries Auction House in Seattle, Washington, is hosting an Asian auction session to be held May 16 starting at 5:30 p.m. PST. This session includes works by noted Chinese master artists, ...