Unknown Artist, Deer Bearing Symbols of the Kasuga Deities, Nanboku-chō period, 14th century, bronze, Hosomi Museum

Historic Exhibition of 16 Centuries of Animals in Japanese Art Will Showcase Masterpieces That Rarely Leave Japan

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • September 12, 2018

Washington, DC—Artworks representing animals—real or imaginary, religious or secular—span the full breadth and splendor of Japanese artistic production. Today, the National Gallery of Art, ...

CASVA members tour the Gallery's objects conservation lab with Dylan T.  Smith, Robert H.  Smith Research Conservator, National Gallery of Art, November 2017

National Gallery of Art's Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA) Announces 2018–2019 Academic Year Appointments

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • August 02, 2018

Washington, DC—The Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA), an internationally renowned research institution that brings distinguished scholars from around the world to the National ...

Rachel Whiteread casting Ghost in 1990, with details of the room at 486 Archway Road.  Courtesy of the artist.

Documentary Archival Material Related to Rachel Whiteread's Ghost in National Gallery of Art Library Installation

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • August 27, 2018

Washington, DC—The National Gallery of Art Library will present a focused installation of archival and documentary materials related to Rachel Whiteread's sculpture Ghost (1990) to coincide with ...

Audio-kinetic ball machine sculpture by George Rhoads (American, b.  1926), having 12 striking wind chimes within a xylophone-like midsection (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

Audio-kinetic ball machine sculpture by George Rhoads will be part of Bruneau & Co.'s Sept. 22 auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • September 11, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – A selection of three rare Tiffany Studios floor and table lamps from a private collection out of Houston, Texas, plus the contents of the Pawtucket, Rhode Island Preservation ...

This unique pierced decorated bronze entryway, weighing several hundred pounds ($20/30,000) features a transom with geometric quatrefoil decorated panels and filigree decoration, 125 ½ by 111 1/2 inches.

Fontaine’s To Tap Into Interior Design At Its Fine Art, Antiques Auction Sept. 22

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • September 10, 2018

     As children return to school and the leaves begin to change colors, fall is also the season when many people re-decorate their homes or add special decorating touches. From offering statement ...

Edgar Degas (French, 1834 – 1917), The Singer (La Chanteuse), c.  1877 – 1878, pastel over monotype on paper, Gift, Miss Martha Elizabeth Dick Estate, 1976.46.1

IMPRESSIONIST PAINTINGS FROM BOTH SIDES OF THE ATLANTIC HIGHLIGHTED IN NEW EXHIBITION AT RPM

  • Reading Public Museum
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  • September 08, 2018

This extraordinary exhibition, drawn mostly from the collection of the Reading Public Museum, explores the path to Impressionism through the nineteenth century in France. The show examines the ...

Mixed media on paper by Sam Francis (Am., 1923-1994), titled Tokyo (on the reverse), signed and dated (‘1973’), measuring 22 inches by 30 inches (est.  $40,000-$60,000).

Paintings by Sam Francis and Therese Cotard-Dupre will be part of Cottone's September 29th auction

  • Cottone Auctions
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  • August 28, 2018

GENESEO, N.Y. – Cottone Auctions’ upcoming Fine Art & Antique Auction, slated for Saturday, September 29th, will feature an extensive variety of first-time offerings, including the impressive ...

The 7th annual Foundation for Appraisal Education (FAE) Seminar will be held September 7th-8th, in Falls Church, Virginia.

The Foundation for Appraisal Education's annual educational seminar will be held Sept. 7-8 in Falls Church, Va.

  • August 27, 2018

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – The 7th annual educational seminar of the Foundation for Appraisal Education (FAE) will be held Friday and Saturday, September 7th and 8th, at Quinn’s Auction Galleries, located ...

Oil on board attributed to Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902), titled Valley of Meringen, Switzerland (est.  $4,000-$6,000).

Design for the Home and Garden at Andrew Jones Auctions' inaugural sale, Sept. 15 in Los Angeles

  • August 27, 2018

Andrew Jones Auctions is a new venue that unites a team of specialists with decades of international auction experience with a view to delivering fresh to the market property at all price ranges to ...

Pair of silver neck perfume bottles.

Massive collections in many categories will be auctioned September 22nd in Panama City, Florida

  • The Specialists of the South, Inc.
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  • August 27, 2018

PANAMA CITY, Fla. – Items from the lifetime collections of Pat Bovard and Sherry Smithson of Lynn Haven, a suburb of Panama City – a massive accumulation of objects that began with a six-foot-tall ...

Bess Paupeck

Rose Art Museum Announces Three New Staff Positions

  • Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University
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  • August 22, 2018

Luis Croquer, the Henry and Lois Foster Director and Chief Curator has announced that three new staff members–Anthony DiPietro as Associate Director of Administration and Operations, Kate McBride ...

The all-new Poster Price Guide consolidates a full pricing history of over 40,000 of the rarest vintage posters sold in 75 proprietary auctions over the past 33 years.

Poster Auctions International, Inc. unveils its all-new expanded, revamped Poster Price Guide

  • August 10, 2018

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Poster Auctions International, Inc., has unveiled its all-new Poster Price Guide, an expanded and revamped version of its poster-dedicated database, consolidating a full pricing ...

Original tattoo flash sheet attributed to Charlie Wagner and Sam O'Reilly, two of America's earliest tattoo artists ($11,250).

Six early American original tattoo flash art sheets sell for a combined $41,375 at Ripley Auctions, July 28th

  • Ripley Auctions
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  • August 08, 2018

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Six early American original tattoo flash art sheets attributed to Charlie Wagner and Sam O’Reilly – an astounding representation of American history, folk and outsider art – ...

Black leather crescent rocker designed by Wendell Castle (Am., 1932-2018) ($17,500).

Black leather crescent rocker designed by Wendell Castle brings $17,500 at Nye & Co. auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • August 06, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – It didn’t come with a sushi roll, ginger salad and miso soup, but a darling cinnabar bento box, offered together with a cloisonné teapot and dish, gaveled for $23,750 to take top ...

Joseph B.  Thomas, Hounds and Hunting through the Ages, Derrydale Press: New York, 1928.  First edition.  Estimate: $600-900

Online Sale of Hunting Books from the Collection of Arnold “Jake” Johnson at Doyle.com

  • August 03, 2018

Following the successful online sale of Angling Books, Doyle is now auctioning a selection of Hunting Books assembled by Arnold “Jake” Johnson (1930-2017) of Bozeman, Montana. The current sale ...