Sam Gilliam (b.1933), Fan Fire IV

Weschler's Sept. 15 Auctions Mark Grand Opening of New Galleries

  • Weschler's
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  • August 25, 2017

Weschler's to auction noted Baltimore estate & Capital Collections sale ROCKVILLE, MD - Weschler’s, the Washington area's oldest auction house, will inaugurate its new location with two ...

Warring States carved jade pillow.  Headrest above two hogs.  Gianguan Auctions Lot 254, September 9.

Chinese Headrests Make For Good Pillow Talk

  • August 24, 2017

The small, personal items from China's long history are as fascinating to collectors as paintings and ceramics. Take, for instance, the "pillow" collection coming to auction at Gianguan Auctions on ...

Oil on board painting by William Aiken Walker (Md./S.C., 1838-1921), depicting a female sharecropper hoeing a cotton field (est.  $5,000-$8,000).

Diminutive genre painting by William Aiken Walker will be part of Bruneau & Co.'s Sept. 16 auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • August 24, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – An oil on board genre painting by William Aiken Walker (Md./S.C., 1838-1921), a Chinese Ming dynasty Junyao purple splashed footed pottery bowl, a set of 12 Mintons for Tiffany ...

Signature stone of Wang Shou, Ming scholar and artist.  Lot 41.  Gianguan Auctions, September 9 sale.

Ming Signature Seal Honors Sun

  • August 21, 2017

Ironically, an approprite rememberance of the Total Eclipse of 2017 was created nearly five hundred years ago by a Ming Dynasty scholar and artist. It is one of the affordable signature stone ...

Conjoined tianhuang seal with coiling Qilin atop.  Height: 2 in.  Width: 31⁄2 in.  Lot 49.  Gianguan Auctions, September 9 sale.

Chinese Signature Seals - Best Sellers at Gianguan Auctions

  • August 16, 2017

There's a trend in the works and it's coming from a decidedly traditional place - the emporers and scholars of China. Everyone wants one of the carved signature seals that were originally used to ...

Tibetan, gilt-bronze frieze.  Lot 270 at Gianguan Auctions, September 9, 2017.

Buddhist Art Leads Gianguan Auctions September Sale

  • August 13, 2017

Buddhist art in its splendid forms is the theme of Gianguan Auctions’ upcoming sale on September 9th. The catalog cover lot is an elegant gray-stone Guanyin seated in dhyanasana, clad in a plain ...

Wonderfully rendered oil portrait attributed to the French artist Jean Paul Laurens (1838-1921), depicting an unknown man of means (est.  $2,000-$3,000).

Oil portrait attributed to Jean Paul Laurens (Fr., 1838-1921) will come up for bid August 25th

  • Converse & Company
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  • August 07, 2017

MALVERN, Pa. – A colorful cloisonné tripod censer of three enameled cranes is expected to bring $3,000-$5,000 and a wonderfully rendered oil portrait attributed to the French artist Jean Paul ...

A 1770 Chippendale sofa highlights Witherell's June 27 to July 11 auction

Newly discovered Chippendale sofa, circa 1770, offered in Witherell's American Arts Auction

  • June 23, 2017

A newly discovered Philadelphia Chippendale sofa is being offered in Witherell's American Arts Auction June 27 to July 11, 2017. Found in a Danville, Calif., home, the mahogany double-peaked, ...

Auguste Toulmouche (French 1829-1890) Title: (The Love Letter) Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 18 1/4” x 12” inches Date: 1880’s, Signed dated lower right.

Museum-Quality Art at Bargain Prices: Auction June 14

  • Carlyle Galleries International, Inc.
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  • June 09, 2017

Beverly Hills, California - June 9, 2017 - Carlyle Galleries International, Inc., (www.carlyle-auctions.com) the online fine art dealers and auctioneers, is hosting their next auction: “ART: ...

Gu Jingzhou’s high profile, bamboo reed pot with 3 artists marks.  Lot 159, Gianguan Auctions, June 10.

Saturday, June 10 Sees Strong Collections of Zisha Teapots & Stone Seals on Podium at Gianguan Auctions.

  • June 02, 2017

The correct date for the Gianguan Auctions summer sale that includes Zisha teapots, Chinese seals and scholar items is Saturday, June 10. The gallery preview is currently open at Gianguan Auctions, ...

Han Dynasty carved jade jar.  Lot 120, Gianguan Auctions.  June 10 sale.

Gianguan Auctions Unveils $1M Jade Jar on Friday, June 2

  • May 31, 2017

In anticipation of the fifteenth running of Gianguan Auctions annual summer sale on June 10, the gallery opens its preview on June 2, with a viewing of all properties including the star lot, a ...

Bronze Bodhisattva Manjushri riding on the back of a Buddhist lion.  10” tall.  Weight, 4 pounds.  Lot 153.  Gianguan Auctions, June 10, 2017.

Buddhist Art Preview Opens On Friday, June 3, At Gianguan, NYC

  • May 30, 2017

Buddhist sculptures, which hold a commanding niche at the core of Asian art, come to the podium at Gianguan Auctions on Saturday, July 10. The gallery at 39 W. 56th Street opens its preview on ...

Lot 252.  Gianguan Auctions, June 10.  www.gianguanauctions.com

纽约贞观六月拍卖盛典 早期文化佛教艺术品,玉雕石器,历代书画,紫砂壶

  • May 22, 2017

纽约贞观六月拍卖盛典 早期文化佛教艺术品,玉雕石器,历代书画,紫砂壶  六月十号,贞观国际拍卖公司夏季拍卖盛典将在纽约揭开帷幕,推出一系列极具特色的稀有古董和一些点缀小收藏品,包括早期佛教艺术品、古字画,以及日常可以用到的手工作品---紫砂壶、印章、玉件、古瓷器等,也为收藏家们提供了探索古文化的线索和引导。 “荷塘翠鸟”Lot ...

清 朱耷 (八大山人) (1626- 1705) 荷塘翠鸟 水墨纸本立轴 款识:八大山人画 钤印:(八大山人)

Qi Baishi, Xu Beihong, Zhu Da, Shi Tao & Yuan Yao Paintings At Auction June 10

  • May 22, 2017

A stellar collection of Chinese scholarly and popular paintings comes to the podium on Saturday, June 10, at Gianguan Auctions, NYC.   The day's marquee is work is "Bird in a Lotus Pond" by Zhu ...

“Bird in a Lotus Pond,” by Zhu Da (Bada Shangren).  Lot 80.  Gianguan Auctions ,June 10 sale.

Zhu Da Painting Leads Gianguan Auctions June 10 Sale

  • May 19, 2017

When Gianguan Auctions convenes the Saturday, June 10th sale, collectors will bid on iconic artistic statements from China's famed painters and the annonymous artisans who crafted high concept ...