Nanne Dekking, New Chairman of TEFAF

NANNE DEKKING TO SUCCEED WILLEM VAN ROIJEN AS CHAIRMAN OF TEFAF

  • July 11, 2017

Nanne Dekking has been appointed the new Chairman of The European Fine Art Foundation (TEFAF), succeeding Willem van Roijen, effective immediately. Nanne Dekking is an eloquent advocate for ...

TEFAF

TEFAF ART MARKET REPORT: ONLINE FOCUS PROVIDES BACKDROP FOR DIGITAL INITIATIVE

  • June 30, 2017

TEFAF has launched a supplemental Art Market Report entitled "Online Focus" -- a trend report which looks at the extent to which the art world is embracing digital opportunities and the impact ...

Pair of Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Calyx Krater Urns, England, early 19th century (Lot 102, Estimate $3,000-5,000)

Skinner European Furniture & Decorative Arts Auction Features Special Collection of Wedgwood and Early English Potteries, July 13 & 14

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • June 30, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner, Inc. will present an auction of European Furniture & Decorative Arts in its Boston Gallery on Thursday, July 13 and Friday, July 14. With over 1000 lots on offer, the ...

The Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY

TEFAF NEW YORK FALL RETURNS TO THE PARK AVENUE ARMORY, OCTOBER 28-NOVEMBER 1, 2017 -- EXHIBITOR LINE UP ANNOUNCED FOR 2ND ANNUAL FAIR

  • June 28, 2017

  EXHIBITOR LINE UP ANNOUNCED FOR 2ND ANNUAL FAIR   (New York) June 28, 2017 – TEFAF New York Fall has announced the names of 93 dealers exhibiting at the second annual edition of the ...

IN ORDINE SPARSO, HELIDON XHIXHA

Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition Opens at Florence's Scenic Boboli Garden

  • June 26, 2017

A new exhibition of monumental sculptures by award winning contemporary artist Helidon Xhixha opens at the Boboli Garden, Florence on June 27, 2017. In Ordine Sparso is curated by the Director of ...

Steve Hartman, President Board of Directors FADA, Founder of Contessa Gallery

Fine Arts Dealers Association (FADA) names Contessa Gallery founder Steve Hartman new President

  • Fine Art Dealers Association
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  • June 22, 2017

                                                                                                                FINE ART DEALERS ASSOCIATION (FADA) NAMES CONTESSA GALLERY FOUNDER STEVE HARTMAN ...

LOT 1F Artist: Miguel Viladrich Vila (Spain/Argentina 1887-1956) Title: Medium: oil on canvas Size: 22" x 26 1/2" inches canvas size Date: Provenance: A Palm Beach estate EST: $4,000-8,000

European & American Art: 1500's to 1990's: AUCTION June 28

  • Carlyle Galleries International, Inc.
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  • June 22, 2017

Beverly Hills, California - June 21, 2017 - Carlyle Galleries International, Inc., (www.carlyle-auctions.com) the online art auction house, is hosting their next auction: “European & American ...

The Hand, 2002 (film still), Melik Ohanian.  9 monitors, 9 videos (4 min 21), sound, text, edition of 3 + 2 AP.  Courtesy of the artist and Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, © Melik Ohanian / ADAGP PARIS, 2017.  Philadelphia Museum of Art, Gift of Mari and Peter Shaw, 2016.

Philadelphia Museum of Art Acquires Objects From Early American Furniture to Time-Based Media

  • June 21, 2017

The Philadelphia Museum of Art today announced a number of new acquisitions that will significantly enrich its collection. Among the works that have been recently acquired are: a group of ...

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 08, 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. ...