Margery Ryerson, "Portrait of a Girl," c.  1920-1925, oil on canvas, 17 x 17

Lawrence Fine Art to Present at Boston International Fine Arts Fair

  • Lawrence Fine Art
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  • October 11, 2017

Lawrence Fine Art is pleased to be presenting at the 21st annual Boston International Fine Arts Show, October 19-22. This is the gallery's sixth appearance at the art fair. The gallery will ...

Painter Larry Rivers (center) with ATOA board members Doug Sheer and Vernita Nemec at an ATOA event, February 17, 1995.

Archives of American Art Acquires Records of Artists Talk on Art

  • October 10, 2017

The Smithsonian's Archives of American Art announced today that it has acquired the records of Artists Talk on Art (ATOA), including audio and video recordings of nearly 1,000 panel discussions, ...

Jim Denomie (Ojibwe, born 1955) Blue Eyed Chief, 2008.  Oil on canvas.  Museum Purchase: Eiteljorg Fellowship

Traveling Exhibition Highlights the Best in Contemporary Native American Art

  • October 9, 2017

A new traveling exhibition of some of the best contemporary Native American artworks of the past 25 years, Native Art Now!, opens Nov. 11-12 at the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western ...

Thomas Cole, The Course of Empire Destruction, 1836

'The Course of Empire' Travels in Major Exhibition of Thomas Cole

  • October 8, 2017

A 2018 exhibition will establish Thomas Cole as a major artist of the 19th century within a global context. The artist's most iconic works, including The Oxbow (1836) and his five-part series The ...

Chinese early 20th century porcelain avian tile, decorated with sparrows on a wisteria plant above a rocky path, 16.75 inches by 11.50 inches, framed ($5,000).

Lovely early 20th century Chinese porcelain avian tile sells for $5,000 at Bruneau & Co. auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • October 9, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – A single-trigger double barrel shotgun made around 1915 by English gun maker Westley Richards hit the mark for $12,500 – more than double its high estimate – to take top lot honors ...

Andy Taylor, "Flying South," Oil on Linen, 33 x 60 in

‘Out of the West: Landscapes’ Captures Majesty of the West

  • October 6, 2017

Out of the West: Landscapes captures the varied beauty of the West with works by Peter Campbell, Leon Loughridge, Brett Scheifflee, Andy Taylor, and Marie Figge Wise. “From Campbell’s dream-like ...

Tony Leis, Courtesy Massimo De Carlo Milan-London-Hong Kong

Tony Lewis wins Rose Art Museum's Perlmutter Artist-in-Residence Award

  • Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University
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  • October 5, 2017

(Waltham, MA) – The Rose Art Museum is pleased to name Chicago-based Tony Lewis as the recipient of the 2017-2018 Ruth Ann and Nathan Perlmutter Artist-in-Residence Award. For his Perlmutter ...

Outstanding Cycladic marble head dating from 2,500 BC with impeccable provenance, from the collection of the late philanthropist Annette Cravens ($188,800).

Ancient Cycladic marble head and an Alexander Calder metal sculpture headline Cottone' Sept. 22-23 auction

  • Cottone Auctions
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  • October 6, 2017

GENESEO, N.Y. – An outstanding Cycladic marble head dating from 2,500 BC with impeccable provenance soared to $188,800 and an elegant sculpture of black-and-red-painted sheet metal circa 1946 by ...

The HMA Art Auction features Lot 92: a landscape painting by Luigi Lucioni (American, 1900-1988) and Lot 90: a glass bowl by Kelsey Murphy (Ohio/West Virginia, 20th/21st c.).

HMA to Host Art Auction Fundraiser on October 15

  • Garth's Auctioneers and Appraisers
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  • October 4, 2017

The Huntington Museum of Art will host a fine art auction on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017.  The museum is proud again to be partnering with Garth’s Auctioneers & Appraisers of Delaware, Ohio. Garth's ...

The event space at 583 Park Avenue, NYC, will host the Archives of American Art Medal benefit on Oct.  24, 2017.

Archives of American Art Benefit in NYC honors Sharon Percy Rockefeller, Glenn Ligon, and Tomás Ybarra-Frausto

  • October 4, 2017

The Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, will honor collector and philanthropist Sharon Percy Rockefeller, artist Glenn Ligon, and scholar Tomás Ybarra-Frausto at its annual benefit ...

Antique French Sugar Casket

The Main Line Antiques Show combines Design, Art, Jewelry and Antiques

  • Main Line Antiques Show
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  • October 3, 2017

The twelfth annual Main Line Antiques Show, the only antiques show held on Philadelphia’s Main Line, will be held on October 7 and 8 at Cabrini University in Radnor, Pennsylvania. Folk art, ...

Lot 166: Missionary archive of Samuel W.  and Gideon H.  Pond, Minnesota, 1833-93.  Sold September 28, 2017 for $112,500.  (Pre-sale estimate: $30,000 to $40,000).

$112k Family Archive Tops Swann Americana Sale

  • October 3, 2017

Hoards of history-lovers came out to attend the preview for Swann Auction Galleries’ auction of Printed & Manuscript Americana on Thursday, September 28. The sale featured a trove of unique ...

Portrait of Mrs.  Amos Morrow (Matilda) Attributed to Charles Peale Polk (1767-1822) Jefferson County, Virginia (now West Virginia), ca.  1800 Oil on canvas Gift of M.  Knoedler and Company, Inc., 1957.100.12

The Post-Revolutionary War's Artistic Scene Revealed in New Exhibition Showing the Rich Array of Portraiture to Open at the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg in November 2017

  • October 2, 2017

After the Revolutionary War, the number of painters who turned their livelihoods to painting portraits increased dramatically. This was a response to the demand for painted likenesses from an ...

Joe Bradley, East Coker, 2013.  Private Collection.  Image courtesy of the artist.  © 2017 Joe Bradley

Rose Art Museum opens first U.S. exhibition of American artist Joe Bradley on October 15

  • Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University
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  • October 3, 2017

(Waltham, Mass.) – The Rose Art Museum presents the first large-scale exhibition in North America devoted to the work of celebrated New York-based artist Joe Bradley, October 15, 2017 – January 28, ...

Matthais Stomer (Ca.  1600 – after 1652?) "The Martyrdom of St.  Bartholomew" Oil on canvas 44 x 62 inches (111.8 x 157.5 cm)

Upper East Side's Premier Fine and Decorative Arts Galleries Celebrate October Art Week

  • October 2, 2017

Thanks to last year’s enthusiastic response from both dealers and the public alike, the second edition of October Art Week will once again take place alongside TEFAF New York and Christie’s Classic ...