A Kota reliquary guardian figure 'Mbulu Ngulu'; Kota, Gabon

Antique Helper announces an important sale of African, Oceanic and Native American Tribal Art, October 23

  • October 18, 2010

 Dan Ripley’s Antique Helper will present an important auction of African, Pre-Columbian, Oceanic and Native American art and artifacts on Saturday, October 23rd..  Gathered from several ...

Exhibitor: Hyde Part Antiques A Charles II Black and Gilt Japanned Cabinet with Original Giltwood Stands and Cresting, circa 1685.

OBJECTS OF DESIRE AT THE INTERNATIONAL FINE ART & ANTIQUE DEALERS SHOW OCTOBER 22-28, 2010 THE PARK AVENUE ARMORY 67TH STREET AND PARK AVENUE, NEW YORK CITY

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • October 4, 2010

Even after decades of leadership in the international art and antique fair arena, Anna and Brian Haughton continue to imbue a sense of excitement and discovery to their flagship fair, the IFAADS, ...

GIOVANNI BATTISTA CROSATO (c.1685-86 - 1758) The Rape of Europa; Meleager presenting the head of the Calydonian Boar to Atalanta; Bacchus crowning Ariadne with a diadem of stars; and Jason and Medea charming the Sleepless Dragon of the Golden Fleece 32 x 39 ins (81.3 x 99.1 cm) A set of four, each oil on canvas

Anna and Brian Haughton Announce Dealers and Plans for the 22nd Annual International Fine Art & Antique Dealers Show October 22-28, 2010 at the Park Avenue Armory New York

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • June 28, 2010

  New York and London, June 28, 2010  Haughton International Fairs have announced a superb roster of 62 world-class exhibitors -- with an unprecedented dealer return rate– for the ...

A finely carved four-inch long Maori nephrite neck pendent (hei tiki) stems from the Rotorua area, North Island, New Zealand.  The desirable pendant, expected to bring as much as $8,000 when offered by Bonhams & Butterfields in San Francisco, saw highly competitive bids, selling for $45,750.  Collected in the 1850s and purportedly traded for gold, the hei tiki had been within an Australian museum collection.

African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art Sold at Bonhams & Butterfields; International bidder interest strong in San Francisco on Feb. 12th

  • Bonhams
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  • February 20, 2010

The cultural arts scene in the San Francisco Bay Area was celebrated in early February, including a series of exhibits and events in Marin and ‘The City,’ and an auction of African, Oceanic and ...

Lower Sepik River mask, 12", early 20th c.

San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Shows Brings World's Best Tribal Art Galleries to the City

  • February 4, 2010

The 24th Annual San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Show will be at the Fort Mason Center from February 12-14, 2009. Widely recognized by arts and museum professionals as the best Tribal Art ...

A round-back chair and table from the “Sketch Furniture” series (2005) from Stockholm’s Front Design was acquired for the High's decorative arts and design department.

COLLECTORS’ EVENING SECURES FOUR NEW ACQUSITIONS FOR THE HIGH

  • High Museum of Art
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  • February 1, 2010

   The High Museum of Art hosted its first ever Collectors’ Evening on Saturday, January 30. The participants at the event voted to secure four new acquisitions for the museum, including ...

AN IMPORTANT MID-VICTORIAN BURR-AMBOYNA, AMARANTH, PALMWOOD, EBONISED AND MARQUETRY CENTER-TABLE DESIGNED BY OWEN JONES AND ALFRED LORIMER AND EXECUTED BY JACKSON AND GRAHAM, LONDON, CIRCA 1867

A CABINET OF CURIOSITIES: SELECTIONS FROM THE PETER TILLOU COLLECTIONS

  • Christies
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  • January 26, 2010

  Over the course of his 50-year career, antiques dealer Peter Tillou has helped to build some of the finest private collections of art and antiques in the U.S.  Admired for his ...

William Mason Brown’s “Red Raspberries” (ca.  1866) is the proposed acquisition for the American art collection.

HIGH HOSTS FIRST EVER COLLECTORS’ EVENING TO HELP BUILD THE MUSEUM’S PERMANENT COLLECTION

  • High Museum of Art
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  • January 7, 2010

New Acquisition to be Chosen Among Seven Proposed Works from Each of the High’s Curatorial Departments.   The High Museum of Art will host its first ever Collectors’ Evening on ...