The top lot of the auction was this massive 19th century Chinese archaic poem scroll painting, 24 feet wide by 29 inches tall ($72,500).

Massive 24-foot-wide Chinese poem scroll painting soars to $72,500 at Bruneau & Co.'s March 3rd auction

  • 2018-03-16
  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers

CRANSTON, R.I. – A gigantic 19th century Chinese archaic poem scroll painting – 24 feet wide by 29 inches tall – sailed past its estimate of $800-$1,200 to command $72,500 at Bruneau ...

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Oil on canvas portrait painting of George Washington, done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817), 25 inches by 20 inches (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

Portrait painting of George Washington done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817) will be in Crescent City's March 24-25 estates auction

  • 2018-03-15
  • Crescent City Auction Gallery

NEW ORLEANS, La. – A portrait painting of George Washington done in the manner of Edward Savage (Am., 1761-1817), an oil painting titled Native American Bow Hunting by H. Irving Marlatt ...

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Oil on canvas painting by Theodore Robinson (Am., 1852-1896), titled On the Seine, artist signed lower left, 22 inches by 15 inches ($7,250).

Oil painting by Theodore Robinson (Am., 1852-1896), titled On the Seine, realizes $7,250 at Weiss Auctions

  • 2018-03-07
  • Philip Weiss Auctions

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A copy of Detective Comics #29 (July 1939), bought by the consignor at a tag sale for $20, gaveled for $53,675 at a two-day auction held February 14th and 15th by Weiss ...

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Audubon’s Last Wilderness Journey: The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America

A remarkable new book and exhibition on the first publication to document North American animals

  • 2018-03-05
  • Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University

John James Audubon's Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America is the largest and most significant color plate book printed in the United States in the 19th century, and a fitting monument ...

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