Very rare Meissen teapot and cover in the form of a ten and chicks, modelled by JJ Kaendler, c 1735

A Collectors' Paradise

  • Haughton International
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  • June 19, 2017

New to the art calendar this year is a possé of international dealers joining forces to set up an exhibition entitled 'A Collectors' Paradise' at 15 Duke Street, St James's, London SW1Y 6DB from ...

Circus Harmony's Incredible Isabella; Photo by Jessica Hentoff

Smithsonian Folklife Festival Celebrates 50th Anniversary With Stories of the American Experience

  • Smithsonian Folklife Festival
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  • June 19, 2017

To celebrate its 50th anniversary, the Smithsonian Folklife Festival will host a series of programs exploring American identity and creativity. “Circus Arts” will take visitors behind the scenes to ...

The Annunciation, about 1525 – 1530.  Simon Bening (Flemish, about 1483 - 1561).  Tempera colors, gold paint, and gold leaf on parchment.  Leaf: 16.8 × 11.4 cm (6 5/8 × 4 1/2 in.).  The J.  Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Ms.  Ludwig IX 19, fol.  13v

Illuminating Women in the Medieval World at the J. Paul Getty Museum

  • June 12, 2017

Modern portrayals of medieval women tend toward stereotypical images of damsels in distress, mystics in convents, female laborers in the fields, and even women of ill repute. In fact, women’s roles ...

Lot 102.  Rufino Tamayo.  "Estela"

Contemporary Prints & Multiples at Aspire Auctions

  • Aspire Auctions, Inc.
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  • May 24, 2017

20th century collectable artists such as Jim Dine, Rufino Tamayo and Julian Stanczak are available tomorrow Thursday May 25th. The online auction is conducted by Aspire Auctions, Inc. headquartered ...

A seated mother embracing her child, c.  1512Metalpoint with white heightening on grey prepared paper, selectively indented for transfer, 16.1 x 12.6 cm© Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford

Once-in-a-Lifetime Exhibition of Raphael Drawings at Ashmolean Museum This Summer

  • May 23, 2017

120 works by Raphael from international collections will go on show at the Ashmolean this summer in the once-in-a-lifetime exhibition, RAPHAEL: THE DRAWINGS. Fifty works come from the Ashmolean’s ...

Moretto da Brescia (b.  Alessandro Bonvicino Moretto Italy, 1498–1554) Portrait of an Unidentified Man ca.  1525-1550 Oil on canvas Gift of Merle J.  and Emily Trees 1945-1-2

Provenance Exhibition at Krannert Art Museum Shows Challenges of WWII-era Research

  • Krannert Art Museum
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  • May 10, 2017

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Nancy Karrels relishes solving the mysteries behind the paintings and objects we see in art museums, especially here at Krannert Art Museum at the University of Illinois ...

Michelangelo Buonarroti, Italian, Caprese 1475-1564 Rome.  Archers Shooting at a Herm, 1530-33.  Drawing, red chalk.  ROYAL COLLECTION TRUST / © HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH II 2017, www.royalcollection.org.uk

Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman and Designer to Open at The Met in November

  • May 8, 2017

Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475–1564), a towering genius in the history of Western art, will be the subject of a once-in-a-lifetime exhibition opening at The Metropolitan Museum of Art this fall. ...

Auguste Rodin (French, 1840-1917) Grande Main Crispée Gauche (Large Clenched Left Hand) (Lot 301, Estimate: $120,000-180,000)

Form, Line, Color, & Value: Qualities Abound in American & European Works of Art Auction at Skinner, May 19

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • May 5, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will present an impressive selection of American & European Works of Art at auction on Friday, May 19. The day will be divided into two parts: Fine Prints & ...

BALTIMORE ART, ANTIQUE & JEWELRY SHOW RETURNS TO THE BALTIMORE CONVENTION CENTER

  • April 12, 2017

WHAT:                 37th ANNUAL BALTIMORE ART, ANTIQUE & JEWELRY SHOW Now celebrating its 37th year, the Baltimore Art, Antique & Jewelry Show will make its annual return this summer ...

Caravaggio (Michelangelo Merisi) (Italian, Milan or Caravaggio 1571-1610 Porto Ercole).  The Martyrdom of Saint Ursula, 1610.  Oil on canvas.  Intesa Sanpaolo Collection, Palazzo Zevallos Stigliano, Naples

Caravaggio's Last Two Paintings Reunited in New York Exhibition

  • April 10, 2017

The Martyrdom of Saint Ursula, the last documented painting by the great Caravaggio (1571–1610), will be on exceptional loan from the Banca Intesa Sanpaolo in Naples and presented with another of ...

Sandro Botticelli and workshop, Venus (detail), about 1484–90.  Oil on canvas, transferred from panel.  Galleria Sabauda, Turin.  lnv.  172.

Major Botticelli Exhibition Heads to Boston

  • April 9, 2017

This spring, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), presents the largest exhibition of paintings by Sandro Botticelli (about 1445–1510) ever to be shown in the US. Perhaps more than any other ...

Ainsley M.  Cameron will join the Cincinnati Art Museum as Curator of South Asian Art, Islamic Art and Antiquities.

Cincinnati Art Museum adds expertise and vibrancy with three new curators

  • April 4, 2017

CINCINNATI— The Cincinnati Art Museum has appointed Ainsley M. Cameron as Curator of South Asian Art, Islamic Art, and Antiquities; Peter Jonathan Bell as Associate Curator of European Paintings, ...

Uffizi Gallery Director Eike Schmidt was joined by Dr Diego Giolitti and award winning artist Helidon Xhixha to announce a forthcoming exhibition at the Boboli Gardens.

Uffizi Gallery Plans Summer Exhibition of Helidon Xhixha Sculptures in the Boboli Gardens

  • March 17, 2017

Contemporary artist Helidon Xhixha, whose sculpture at the inaugural 2016 London Design Biennale won the prestigious public award, has been invited by the Director of Florence’s respected Uffizi ...

LOT 1O Artist: Georges D'Espagnat (1870-1950) Title: Femme Nue Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 33” x 64” (84 x 162.5 cm) approximate canvas size Provenance: Estate of Louis & Annette Kaufman.  ESTIMATE: $12,000-18,000

Hollywood Art collections: Important Impressionist & Modern Art at Carlyle Auctions, March 16, 2017

  • Carlyle Galleries International, Inc.
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  • March 7, 2017

Beverly Hills, California - March 7, 2017 - Carlyle Galleries International, Inc., (www.carlyle-auctions.com) the online fine art dealers and auctioneers, is hosting their next auction: “ART: ...

Gene Davis "Stripes (Blue)", Estimate: $40,000-$60,000

Weschler’s to Feature Two Original Works by Washington, DC Artists, Sam Gilliam and Gene Davis

  • February 27, 2017

WASHINGTON - Weschler’s, DC's only auction house, will present for sale works of art, jewelry, furniture, silver, coins, decorative art, rugs, and Asian art in its Capital Collections Estate ...