Andy Warhol, Ferrous, 1975, acrylic and silkscreen on linen.  Collection of Joseph and Annette Allen © 2016 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.  / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

University of Michigan Museum of Art Celebrates Bicentennial with Major Exhibition of Alumni Collectors

  • University of Michigan Museum of Art
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  • January 24, 2017

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN MUSEUM OF ART CELEBRATES UNIVERSITY’S BICENTENNIAL WITH MAJOR EXHIBITION IN 2017 VICTORS FOR ART: MICHIGAN’S ALUMNI COLLECTORS presents 115 artworks showcasing a rich ...

Utagawa Hiroshige (1797–1858), Japan, No.  101, Asakusa Ricefields during Tomomachi Festival from the series 100 Famous Views of Edo, 1857, color woodcut, Joel and Bernice Weisman Collection in memory of Jay Weisman, L7.2014:280

Cincinnati Art Museum celebrates transformative Weisman gift of Japanese prints

  • January 13, 2017

CINCINNATI — The Cincinnati Art Museum has acquired an extraordinary collection of 800 rare 17th–20th century Japanese prints from the late Joel Weisman and his wife Bernice Weisman. Announced at a ...

Glenn Adamson, Senior Scholar, Yale Center for British Art

Stimulating and Thought-Provoking Lectures To Be Held At The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair

  • January 11, 2017

Augmenting the buzz surrounding The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair is its lecture series, held at the Bohemian National Hall during the run of the show. These stimulating lectures are being ...

A rare Chinese export tea bowl and saucer decorated with a design after the Dutch artist Cornelius Pronk, circa 1745.

A Parade of Treasures Marries Traditional With Contemporary at The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair

  • January 9, 2017

When the New York Ceramics and Glass Fair throws open its doorway on January 19, collectors, curators and design aficionados will clap eyes on all manner of bottles, beakers, jewelry, jars, vases, ...

Lot 1 Edwin Mieczkowski, (b.  1929) - Untitled

Gray’s Opens 2017 Auction Season with 300 Lots Jan 18

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • January 3, 2017

Cleveland, Ohio – (January 3, 2017) Starting off the new year with a catalogue of over 300 items, Gray’s Fine Art, Furniture and Decorative Art auction will be held January 18. The sale begins with ...

Right: Japan, Child’s Suit of Armor, Early 19th century, metal, doeskin, fabric, Lent by Gary Grose, AR-011 Left: Japan, Suit of Armor, 19th century, metal, leather, Gift of Mrs.  Enoch T.  Carson through the Women’s Art Museum Association, 1881.152

Discover the Japanese Samurai at the Cincinnati Art Museum, Feb. 11–May 7, 2017

  • December 19, 2016

CINCINNATI — The Cincinnati Art Museum is proud to present an in-depth look at the historical and cultural influence of Japan’s Samurai in the exhibition Dressed to Kill: Japanese Arms and ...

Pair of antique Chinese zitan and porcelain wardrobes, each panel decorated with bamboo and birds, two Chinese characters and the artist's red seal.

Converse Auctions is ending the year with a new name, a new owner and a big Dec. 30 online auction

  • Converse & Company
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  • December 14, 2016

MALVERN, Pa. – Converse Auctions will bid farewell to 2016 with a new name, a new owner and a New Year’s online auction, planned for Friday, December 30th, packed with over 350 lots of fine Chinese ...

Zen Lotus , 1974 Lu Shoukun Ink on Paper 84 cm x 153 cm

With Its Largest Roster of 51 World-Renowned Galleries, Asia Week New York Heads Into 2017 Stronger Than Ever

  • December 12, 2016

The Asia Week New York Association announces that 51 international galleries and 5 auction houses will participate in Asia Week New York 2017, the ten-day celebration of Asian art and culture that ...

Paul Jenkins, Phenomena Head of Astral Harold ($20,000-$30,000)

Weschler’s Holiday Auction Dazzles with Diamonds and Fine Art Works by Picasso and Paul Jenkins

  • December 7, 2016

WASHINGTON -  Just in time for the holidays, Weschler’s, DC's only auction house, will present for sale over 300 works of art, jewelry, silver, rugs, and Asian art in its Capital Collections ...

Bertoia, Laverne, Picasso and Large Selection of Fine Art Featured at Schwenke Auctioneers Annual Holiday Fine Estates Aucton

  • Schwenke Auctioneers
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  • November 28, 2016

On Sunday, December 4th Schwenke Auctioneers will conduct its Annual Holiday Fine Estates Auction with a remarkable offering of 792 lots consigned from several separate estates and consignors from ...

Lot 25 – A Fabergé Enameled and Carved Egg Form Pendant Necklace

December Auction at Gray’s

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • November 29, 2016

Cleveland, Ohio – (November 29, 2016) Gray’s December catalogue has a very wide variety of items from fine art, various styles of furniture, and decorative art from prominent estates throughout ...

Northwest Coastal Beaver Bowl brings $42,000 at Eldred's Fall Americana and Paintings Auction.

NORTHWEST COASTAL CARVED BOWL TAKES TOP LOT AT ELDRED’S FALL AMERICANA AUCTION

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • November 22, 2016

East Dennis, Mass. – The top lot in Eldred’s three-day Americana and Paintings Auction was a Northwest Coastal carved wooden beaver-form bowl, which brought $42,000, vastly surpassing its very ...

Lot 119.  Liu Cai’s “Carp in Spring Pond,” a Song Dynasty masterwork.  At Gianguan Auctions December 10.

Favorite Chinese Painters & Ceremonial Objects at Gianguan Auctions

  • November 24, 2016

An unusually strong collection of Chinese paintings and archaic ritual items take the podium on December 10 at Gianguan Auctions, New York City. Leading the classic scroll paintings is a Liu ...

Diamond chips, gold, turquoise and agate decorate this pair of Tang Dynasty vessels, or Zun.  Gianguan Auctions Lot 172.  $800,000-$1,500,000.

China’s Dedication to the Arts Captured in December 10th Auction

  • November 24, 2016

On December 10, Gianguan Auctions presents an exceptional collection of antiquities  that celebrate China’s heightened artistic standards. The emphasis is on Neolithic to Qing Dynasty works of art ...

DETAIL: "Un cavallier, et une dame beuvant du chocolat," Robert Bonnart, 1690-1710, hand-colored engraving faced on reverse with fabrics.  The Morgan Library & Museum, New York

Detroit Institute of Arts Exhibition Shows How Hot Beverages Disrupted 16th-Century Europe

  • November 21, 2016

The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) presents “Bitter|Sweet: Coffee, Tea & Chocolate,” on view Nov. 20, 2016–March 5, 2017. The introduction of coffee, tea and chocolate to Europe, beginning in ...