Andrea del Verrocchio.  Putto with a Dolphin, 1470‒c.  1475.  Photograph: Courtesy of Musei Civici Fiorentini

Newly restored Putto with a Dolphin featured in "Verrocchio, Master of Leonardo" on view at the Palazzo Strozzi and Museo Nazionale del Bargello thanks to Friends of Florence

  • February 06, 2019

Exhibition will be on view in Florence, Italy, March 9‒July 14, 2019 before its presentation at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., September 29, 2019‒February 2, 2020 Florence, ...

Rembrandt, Portrait of Petronella Buys, 1635.  Panel, 79.5 x 56.3 cm.  New York, The Leiden Collection

The Leiden Collection Exhibition at the Hermitage Attracts More than 1.1 Million Visitors; Will Unveil 4 Newly Acquired Rembrandts at Louvre Abu Dhabi

  • February 06, 2019

The Leiden Collection has announced that The Age of Rembrandt and Vermeer: Masterpieces of The Leiden Collection, organized in partnership with The State Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg, ...

Galerie St.  Etienne's booth featured works by Oskar Kokoschka, Egon Schiele, Gustav Klimt and Anna Mary Robertson “Grandma” Moses.  Shown is Anna Mary Robertson (“Grandma”) Moses (1860-1961) Untitled: (Sugaring Scene),1950.  Oil on pressed wood,16" x 24".

The Winter Show 2019 Welcomed Strong Sales and New Collectors

  • January 31, 2019

The 65th edition of The Winter Show, America’s leading art, antiques, and design fair, closed in New York on Sunday, January 27. This year’s Fair was energized by robust sales, vitalized interest ...

A Tang-style hand painted carved wooden horse statues will gallop across the block ($30/38,000).

Global Provenance To Highlight Sale At Benefit Shop Foundation Feb. 6

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • February 01, 2019

The Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc., sources its auctions from area estates so there are items with global connections or provenances that pop up here from time to time. The next sale here on ...

A large pair of French enameled faience, gold and platinum ground and Coraline decorated porcelain urns, 35 ½ inches tall ($8/12,000).

Valentine’s Gift Giving Made Easy At Clarke Auction Gallery Feb. 10

  • Clarke Auction Gallery
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  • February 01, 2019

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Clarke Auction Gallery will offer a chock-a-block auction that has just the right “something special” for the special someone in your life who shares a passion for ...

Italian rococo Old Master oil on canvas painting, done around 1750, a Neoclassical work depicting a divine beauty seated in a gold chariot pulled by doves ($6,875).

Fine oil paintings by Italian artists perform well at Bruneau & Co.'s Jan. 26 auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • January 30, 2019

CRANSTON, R.I. – Palace-size antique Persian wool carpets and oil on canvas paintings by Italian artists shared top lot honors at a 373-lot Estate Antiques & Fine Art Auction held January 26th ...

Michele Giovanni Marieschi (Italian, 1710-1743), Venetian Capricci: One of a Pair, oil on canvas 14 1/2 x 21 7/8 inches.  Est.  $30,000-40,000.

Doyle to Auction English & Continental Furniture, Old Masters and Russian Works of Art

  • January 21, 2019

On Wednesday, January 30 at 10am, Doyle will hold an auction of English & Continental Furniture & Decorative Arts, Old Master Paintings and Russian Works of Art from prominent estates and ...

Rembrandt, Abraham’s Sacrifice, 1655.  B.  35, I/I (White & Boon only state); H.  283.  Etching on laid paper with pen and ink ruled lines, 6 1/8 x 5 ¼ in.

Rembrandt and the Jewish Experience: The Berger Print Collection

  • January 07, 2019

This spring, an exhibition of etchings by the Dutch seventeenth-century master, Rembrandt van Rijn, will be on view at Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center in Savannah, Georgia.  The impact of Judaism ...

The top lot of the sale was Cesare Lapini’s marble sculpture, “Odalisca,” that attained $62,500.

Prices Go Through the Roof At Clarke Auction Gallery

  • Clarke Auction Gallery
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  • December 28, 2018

A trend in auctions these days is that the best is the best and the rest is the rest but for Clarke Auction Gallery’s December 2 sale, strong performers going well above estimate was the norm, ...

A snakeskin luxury handbag, marked for Florence Manelli, handmade in Italy, with detachable shoulder strap, will cross the block.

Benefit Shop Foundation Banking On Brooklyn Brownstone At Jan. 9 Auction

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • December 28, 2018

Pam Stone and her crew at The Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc., have been logging a lot of miles on the road lately. From last month’s auction featuring a Westport, Conn., estate to this month’s sale, ...

Leading fine art in the sale is this Afro (Italian, 1912-1976) watercolor collage, “Stagione a Procida,” 1957, signed and dated ($15/20,000).

From Pontiac To Picasso Plate, Clarke Auction Has It All Jan. 13

  • Clarke Auction Gallery
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  • December 28, 2018

A wide-ranging auction will kick off the new year at Clarke Auction Gallery on Sunday, Jan. 13, at 10 am, featuring a sale to whet all appetites, featuring Oriental carpets, lighting, bronzes, ...

Findlay Galleries: The Willow and the Bather by Childe Hassam (1859-1935)

WORLD’S LEADING FINE ART DEALERS ANNOUNCE HIGHLIGHTS FOR MASTER DRAWINGS NEW YORK 2019

  • Master Drawings New York
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  • December 12, 2018

Acclaimed Event Returns to Manhattan’s Upper East Side from Saturday, January 26 through Saturday, February 2, 2019 Preview: Friday, January 25, 4-8 PM Thirty of the world’s leading ...

Comments on the Art Market

Celebrating 18 Years Of Comments On The Art Market

  • Rehs Galleries, Inc.
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  • December 01, 2018

Rehs Galleries Inc., a New York gallery specializing in 19th and 20th-century works of art, announces the release of Comments on the Art Market – Volume 216.   The first edition of the ...

The top lot of the auction was this Diego Giacometti cast bronze,“Chat maitre-d’hotel,” circa 1967, in a pleasing reddish-brown patina, that earned $81,250.  It and many of the sale’s other top lots came from the collection of Eugene V.  and Clare E.  Thaw.

Storied Provenance Drives Millea Bros. Select Auction

  • Millea Bros.
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  • December 05, 2018

Realtors like to say it’s all about location, location and location. For Millea Bros., their November 15-17 Select auction was all about provenance, provenance and provenance. Renowned art ...

Hilda May Gordon's Cremation of King Rama IV of Siam (1924), from the exhibition "Hilda May Gordon: Artist, Adventurer" at Martyn Gregory.

From Minnekästchen to Mary Shelley Memorabilia, A Checklist of Must-See Works During London Art Week 2018

  • November 27, 2018

From Thursday 29 November to Friday 7 December, London Art Week includes events at 32 galleries and auction houses in St. James’s and Mayfair. Portrait Stars  There is a flowering of interest ...