Dame Laura Knight, The Dark Pool, 1908 - 1918, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle © Reproduced with permission of The Estate of Dame Laura Knight DBE RA 2018.  All Rights Reserved

Virginia Woolf: An Exhibition Inspired by Her Writings Travels UK

  • February 13, 2018

“I have had my vision”  ― Virginia Woolf, To the Lighthouse In the UK's centenary year of suffrage, a traveling exhibition draws attention to the many connections between Virginia Woolf, her ...

Sleek .999 silver sculpture of a cheetah, 14.5 inches in length, by the Dutch-American artist Loet Vanderveen (1921-2015), titled Stalking Cheetah ($3,750).

Silver sculpture of a cheetah by Danish-American artist Loet Vanderveen brings $3,750 at Bruneau & Co. auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • February 14, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – To say that Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers’ February 3rd auction featured an eclectic mix of merchandise would be a gross understatement. The top three lots in the 353-lot sale were ...

NSU Art Museum.  Photo: Steven Brooke

NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale Names Three New Members to Its Board of Governors – Andrew M. Heller, Stephen B. Pierce and Walter Padow, M.D. Join Board During Museum's 60th Anniversary Year

  • NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale
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  • February 12, 2018

Fort Lauderdale, FL – Bonnie Clearwater, NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale director and chief curator and Stanley Goodman, M.D., chairman of the Museum’s board of governors, are pleased to announce ...

These circa 1860-1880 temple lions from the Nanking province, 17 ½ by 6 by 7 inches, are striking in appearance.

High-Caliber Items In Benefit Shop Auction Feb. 21

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • February 13, 2018

The Benefit Shop Foundation Inc. will present its next signature Red Carpet auction on Wednesday, Feb. 21, at 10 a.m. Eastern, with a diverse range of goods from Asian and French furniture to ...

Six-page letter hand-written by Jackie (Bouvier) Kennedy to her mother in 1951, when she was in college, aboard the Queen Elizabeth ship, written on Cunard Line stationery, with illustrations (est.  $30,000-$35,000).

Letter handwritten by Jackie Kennedy to her mother in 1951 will be auctioned Feb. 21st

  • February 13, 2018

WESTPORT, Conn. – Rare and fascinating archives of material pertaining to Albert Einstein and Gen. George Armstrong Custer’s wife Elizabeth, plus others, will come up for bid in an online-only ...

Preston Duwyenie (Hopi, b.  1951), "Shifting Sands Seed Pot," Ceramic; Courtesy of a Friend of the Museum.  Photo: Loren Anderson Photography.

Ceramics, Katsina Dolls by Renowned Contemporary Hopi Artists on Exhibit at Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West

  • Western Spirit: Scottsdale's Museum of the West
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  • February 13, 2018

Remarkable artistry and centuries of cultural tradition characterize “A Spotlight on Contemporary Hopi Ceramicists and Katsina Doll Carvers,” which opened February 13, 2018 and is on exhibit ...

Demétre Chiparus (Romanian 1886-1947), Les Girls, chryselephantine cold painted bronze sculptures

'Les Girls' by Demétre Chiparus Headlines Weschler’s March 2nd Sale

  • Weschler's Auctioneers & Appraisers
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  • February 13, 2018

ROCKVILLE, MD –  Weschler’s is pleased to offer a collection of fine art, including significant examples of African American art, American and European antique furniture, Russian objets de vertu, ...

 Barack Obama by Kehinde Wiley, oil on canvas, 2018.  National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution.  The National Portrait Gallery is grateful to the following lead donors for their support of the Obama portraits: Kate Capshaw and Steven Spielberg; Judith Kern and Kent Whealy; Tommie L.  Pegues and Donald A.  Capoccia.

National Portrait Gallery Unveils Portraits of Former President Barack Obama and Mrs. Michelle Obama by Artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald

  • February 12, 2018

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery on Monday unveiled its commissioned portraits of former President Barack Obama and Mrs. Michelle Obama by artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald, ...

Fold-open Valentine card.  German, ca.1900.  Maker unknown; three-layer construction of die-cut, embossed, and color lithographed paper with applied elements.  7¼" x 9" x 5" open.  Gift of Belle and Robert Rosin.  Nancy and Henry Rosin Collection of Valentine, Friendship, and Devotional Ephemera.  The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.

Premier Collection of Antique Valentines Acquired by LA Museum

  • February 12, 2018

A spectacular trove of thousands of valentines and related material—some dating as far back as the late 17th century—has been given to The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical ...

Francis J.  Purcell Antiques, Philadelphia, PA

PHILADELPHIA ANTIQUES AND ART SHOW PRESENTS ART AND DESIGN THROUGH THE CENTURIES

  • February 7, 2018

For three days this spring, Philadelphians and visitors can explore exceptional works of art and design spanning four centuries at the 56th Philadelphia Antiques and Art Show.  Tickets are now on ...

Louis Valtat 1869 - 1952, LES ANEMONES, signed with initials, oil on canvas, 46.2 by 38.1cm.; 18 by 15in.

OSCAR & TONY AWARD WINNER, VIVIEN LEIGH'S ROOMSET ON VIEW AT HAYNES FINE ART'S GALLERY IN LONDON'S PIMLICO ROAD

  • February 9, 2018

A rare opportunity to see how the glamorous English film stars of yesteryear lived, when Haynes Fine Art - London & Cotswolds showcases a roomset, full of furniture, paintings and ...

Benny Andrews's Did the Bear sit Under a Tree? 1969.  Emanuel Collection.

'Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power' Debuts in U.S.

  • February 11, 2018

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art presents the U.S. debut of Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power, on view February 3 through April 23, 2018.  Developed by the Tate Modern in ...

Untitled skeleton head painting attributed to Jean-Michel Basquiat (Am., 1960-1988), unframed and artist signed, 12 inches by 22 inches ($37,500).

Basquiat and Warhol share the spotlight in Woodshed Art Auctions' online-only fine art auction, Feb. 1st

  • Woodshed Art Auctions
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  • February 12, 2018

FRANKLIN, Mass. – It’s fitting that the top two lots in Woodshed Art Auctions’ internet only fine art auction held February 1st were claimed by Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol. Not only were ...

Major Preservation Project of American Impressionists’ Original Gallery Underway ~ Lyme Art Association Gets Extreme Makeover

  • February 9, 2018

In 1914, the American Impressionist painters of Old Lyme formed an association and dreamed of building their own gallery to exhibit their work. For the sum of one dollar, Ms. Florence Griswold ...

Thomas Cole, The Clove, Catskills, Oil on canvas, 1827, 25 ¼ x 35 1/8 in.  New Britain Museum of American Art.  Charles F.  Smith Fund, 1945.22.

'Picturesque and Sublime: Thomas Cole’s Trans-Atlantic Inheritance' to Open in the Artist's Studio

  • February 8, 2018

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Cole’s arrival from England in 1818, the Thomas Cole Site is partnering with the Yale Center for British Art to present the special exhibition Picturesque and ...

Spectacular Navajo pictorial weaving, a sand-painting example in the Whirling Log design, circa 1925 (est.  $18,000-$25,000).

The contents of Turtle Walk -- the Taos, New Mexico home of fashion icon Millicent Rogers -- will be auctioned Feb. 22-23

  • Charlton Hall Auctions
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  • February 9, 2018

WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. – The contents of Turtle Walk – the Taos, New Mexico home of renowned fashion icon and art collector Millicent Rogers (Am., 1902-1953) – will be at the center of an auction ...

Leonardo da Vinci, The head of Leda, c.1504-6.

144 Leonardo da Vinci Drawings from Royal Collection to be Exhibited Across UK

  • February 8, 2018

In February 2019, to mark the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci, 144 of the Renaissance master's greatest drawings in the Royal Collection will go on display in 12 simultaneous ...

Figure of a dog, China, Eastern Han dynasty, 25–220 A.D.  Earthenware with dark green glaze.  Gift of Stanley Herzman, in memory of, in memory of Adele Herzman, 1991 (1991.253.1)

The Department of Asian Art of The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Asia Week New York Association To Co-host Annual Celebration

  • February 8, 2018

The Department of Asian Art of The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Asia Week New York will co-host the annual reception in the Asian art galleries of The Museum on Monday, March 19 to celebrate Asia ...

Esmée Winkel, Leiden's 300-Year-Old Tulip Tree in Autumn (2016), Liriodendron tulipifera.  Hortus Botanicus Leiden, Leiden, The Netherlands.  Watercolor on paper.  © Esmée Winkel.  Courtesy of the American Association of Botanical Artists and the New York Botanical Garden.

National Exhibition of Botanical Illustrations Travels from NY to CA in May

  • February 8, 2018

One of the planet's most important and beautiful resources—its trees—will be spotlighted in a traveling exhibition of contemporary botanical artworks, on view May 19-Aug. 27, 2018, at The ...

Sharon Bartel Clements Wins Fusion Art's "Artist Spotlight" Solo Art Exhibition www.fusionartps.com

Sharon Bartel Clements is Fusion Art's 3-Dimensional "Artist Spotlight" Winner for February 2018

  • Fusion Art
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  • February 5, 2018

Fusion Art is pleased to announce that Sharon Bartel Clements has been awarded an Artist Spotlight Solo Art Exhibition on its website. The Artist Spotlight Solo Art Exhibition Series highlights ...