Remarkable archive from Shel Silverstein's life and career as a multi-faceted artist, filled with over 500 pages of manuscripts, poems, lyrics, sheet music, sketches, more (est.  $60,000-$70,000).

Archive of material pertaining to artist, author, musician Shel Silverstein will be auctioned May 8th

  • University Archives
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  • April 23, 2018

WESTPORT, Conn. – A Betamax cassette with Apple Computer’s first (and now-famous) TV commercial that aired during Super Bowl XVIII in 1984, a large photo of Albert Einstein signed, dated and ...

888 Auctions Featuring Chinese Numismatic Coins, Modern Paintings & Asian Antiques in April 26 Auction

  • 888 Auctions
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  • April 18, 2018

Richmond Hill, ON – Prices continue to soar at 888 Auctions with sell-through rates of 99% being achieved in its numismatics categories. Leading the way are Chinese numismatic coins and 888 ...

Lot 24a- Asher Brown Durand (1796-1886) Butternut Tree, Study from Nature, Lake George, New York, Oil on Canvas

The Simple Elegance of the Still Life this Month at Gray’s

  • April 25, 2018

Any lover of fine art will be intimately familiar with the still life.  An invaluable tool for honing technique and developing a sense of composition, nearly every painter has produced a wealth of ...

Original artwork for page 16 of Avengers #69, the first appearance of Grand Master, done around 1969 by artists Sal Buscema and Sam Grainger (est.  $8,000-$12,000).

Original comic art by legendary illustrators will be part of Bruneau & Co.'s April 28th auction

  • April 19, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – Nearly 350 lots of toys, comic books and comic art will be sold to the highest bidder in an auction planned for Saturday, April 28th, by Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers, in ...

KPM painted porcelain plaque, 19th or 20th century, depicting General Hindenburg of Germany, 9 inches by 6 inches (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

KPM portrait plaque of General Hindenburg, of aerial disaster fame, will be in Nye & Company's April 25-26 auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • April 18, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – A two-day Estate Treasures Auction highlighted by the Phillips “Pete” Hathaway collection of fine items pulled from his historic Greek Revival home Ragamont House in northwestern ...

Large signed mixed media painting with a horse race theme by African American Master Wadsworth Jarrell (b.  1929), 50 inches by 73.75 inches (est.  $30,000-$40,000).

Large mixed media work signed by African American Master Wadsworth Jarrell (b. 1929) will be auctioned April 22nd in Atlanta

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • April 16, 2018

ATLANTA, Ga. – A large signed mixed media artwork by the African American Master Wadsworth Jarrell, a cruciform staff inscribed and signed by Martin Luther King, Jr., an important Italian Art ...

Pair of Brilliant Period Cut Glass vases by Dorflinger -- one cranberry and one green, both cut to clear -- in an unnamed pattern.

Outstanding collections of Brilliant Period Cut Glass will be in Woody Auction's May 12th sale

  • Woody Auction
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  • April 13, 2018

LOUIS, Mo. – Several collections of Brilliant Period Cut Glass featuring many rare, beautiful, and stunning pieces will come up for bid on Saturday, May 12th, when Woody Auction holds a major ...

Norman Rockwell's Shuffleton's Barbershop (1950)

Lucas Museum Acquires Norman Rockwell Painting from Berkshire Museum

  • April 11, 2018

The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art on Wednesday announced the acquisition of Norman Rockwell’s masterwork Shuffleton’s Barbershop. The 1950 painting, which had been in the collection of the ...

Catalog cover with detail of African-American Andirons

Powers Presents: WINNOWED at the Philadelphia Antiques & Art Show

  • Steven S. Powers
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  • April 11, 2018

Powers admits that is not easy coming up with compelling and complex material show after show. But, he claims his current catalog is thinner than usual, but phat as ever—quality over quantity with ...

Morten Løbner Espersen Morten Løbner Espersen Blood Moon #1, 2015 Glazed stoneware 20.47h x 19.69w in.

Jason Jacques Gallery Presents a Lunar-Themed Exhibition at the Dallas Art Fair

  • April 11, 2018

For its inaugural presentation at the Dallas Art Fair the Jason Jacques Gallery will present a curated selection of contemporary ceramic art juxtaposed with rare black- and- white photographs from ...

Outstanding 36-coin "Harts Coins of the West" set of gold coins (or tokens), a colorful commemoration of all U.S.  gold rush locales, in grades from MS 63 to MS 66 ($41,572).

Holabird's March 15-18 auction in Reno was a celebration of America's gold rushes, from Georgia to California

  • Holabird Western Americana
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  • April 09, 2018

RENO, Nev. – There was gold in them thar hills at Holabird Western Americana Collections’ Gold Rush Sale held March 15th-18th, online and in Reno, as an outstanding 36-coin “Harts Coins of the ...

100 Years of History in Decorative Items from the Iconic Hotel Ritz Madrid at Auction

  • April 05, 2018

This spring, a three-day, 1500-lot sale of beautiful items from Hotel Ritz, Madrid will head to auction. Crystal chandeliers, four-poster beds, tables, chairs, tapestries, mirrors and ...

Woodblock poster.  Nottingham, England: Stafford & Co.  (c.  1875).  After the John Gast painting American Progress (1872).  Collection of J.C.McElveen

Mapping the American West at the Grolier Club

  • April 03, 2018

Exploring and settling the American West can be seen graphically in "Westward the Course of Empire: Exploring and Settling the American West 1803-1869,” an exhibition of maps and books from the ...

Roger Medearis (1920-2001), Milking Time, 1947, Signed, dated and inscribed, Egg tempera on board, 14 x 18 inches.  Est.  $4,000-6,000

American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts at Doyle on April 18

  • April 05, 2018

On Wednesday, April 18 at 10am, Doyle will hold an auction of American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts. The sale showcases 18th and 19th century American furniture and decorative arts, ...

Casein paint, ink and pencil on board by Ludwig Bemelmans (Fr./Am., 1898-1962), titled Palma de Mallorca Street Scene, signed and dated 1956 (est.  $6,000-$9,000).

Spanish street scene by Ludwig Bemelmans (Fr./Am., 1898-1962) will headline Bruneau & Co.'s April 14th auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • April 04, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – A wonderful selection of exterior architectural antiques and fine artworks that include a Spanish street scene by Ludwig Bemelmans (Fr./Am., 1898-1962), will headline Bruneau & ...