Willi Baumeister, Growth of the Crystals II | Wachstum der Kristalle II, 1947/52.  Oil with resin and putty on hardboard.  Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Partial gift of Felicitas Baumeister and Jochen Gutbrod and purchase through the generosity of the German Friends of the Busch-Reisinger Museum, 2016.211.  © 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn.  Photo: © President and Fellows of Harvard College.

The Harvard Art Museums present Inventur—Art in Germany, 1943–55

  • November 17, 2017

Showcases artwork largely unknown to American audiences by modern German artists working during the most tumultuous time in that country’s history. The Harvard Art Museums’ newest special ...

Sam Francis Painting, Original Work, Estimate $70,000-90,000

FRESH TO MARKET ARTWORKS AND DESIGN LEAD PALM BEACH MODERN AUCTIONS NOVEMBER SALE ON BIDSQUARE

  • November 17, 2017

A wealth of modern design, fresh to market artworks and a highly select offering of fine jewelry are ready for bidding on Bidsquare in Palm Beach Modern Auctions' Modern Art, Design and Luxury ...

Leon Loughridge, "Grass Creek"

HOME for the HOLIDAYS: Small Works, Big Statements

  • November 17, 2017

Ann Korologos Gallery presents Home for the Holidays: Small Works, Big Statements featuring printmakers Paula Schuette Kraemer, Leon Loughridge, Joel Ostlind, Sherrie York, and paintings, ...

A Jeff Koons "Play-Doh" sculpture will be part of “Plato in LA: Contemporary Artists’ Vision,” at the Getty Villa this spring.  © Jeff Koons.

Getty Villa Reinstalls Antiquities, Opens 'Plato in L.A.' Exhibition This Spring

  • November 15, 2017

The Greek philosopher Plato (about 428-347 BC) is one of the founding figures of Western civilization. His writings, most composed in the form of dialogues led by his teacher Socrates, provide ...

Fused glass by Marcie Tauber, Wilmngton, Del

ARTISTS EXHIBIT ASTONISHING GLASS & CERAMICS AT THE 5TH AMERICAN FINE CRAFT SHOW AT THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM NOV. 18-19

  • November 16, 2017

In addition, exhibitors will fill the Museum’s Beaux-Arts Court  Nov. 18-19 with furniture makers, fashion designers, milliners, jewelers, sculptors & photographers   Work of glass artists ...

Lot 77: Richard Hakluyt, Novus Orbis, engraved folding map, showing first printed use of “Virginia,” Paris, 1587.  Estimate $40,000 to $60,000.

Cartographical Debut of ‘Virginia’ Being Offered at Swann

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  • November 16, 2017

Important cartographical milestones abound in Swann Galleries’ auction of Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books on Tuesday, December 5. The sale promises to be one of the best ...

Lot 7: George Washington, Autograph Letter Signed, to his spymaster Benjamin Tallmadge, New Jersey, 1780.  Sold November 7, 2017 for $40,000.  (Pre-sale estimate $25,000 to $35,000).

Musical Manuscripts by Jimmy Van Heusen Swing on a Star at Swann

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  • November 10, 2017

Swann Galleries’ auction on Tuesday, November 7 saw fine results for Autographs by important historical figures in a variety of fields, from government to science to music. The total of $662K ...

Lot 304: Edward Hopper, The Lonely House, etching, 1923.  Sold November 2, 2017 for $317,000.  (Pre-sale estimate $150,000 to $200,000).

Swann Galleries Sets Record for a Print by Hopper at $317K

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  • November 3, 2017

A new auction record for any print by American master Edward Hopper was established at Swann Galleries’ auction of Old Master Through Modern Prints on Thursday, November 2. The extremely rare ...

Lot 33: Adolphe Mouron Cassandre, Normandie / Maiden Voyage, 1935.  Sold October 26, 2017 for $20,000.  (Pre-sale estimate: $15,000 to $20,000)

From Cassandre & Dupas to Yogi Bear, Swann Travel Poster Auction Runs the Gamut

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  • November 3, 2017

Bidders were treated to a voyage across time at Swann Auction Galleries’ Thursday, October 26, sale of Rare & Important Travel Posters, with spectacular examples that embodied a century’s worth ...

Brown Arts Initiative Welcomes Ralph Lemon, Sebastian Ruth, and Anne Waldman as Professors of the Practice

  • November 16, 2017

For the 2017‒18 academic year, Brown Arts Initiative (BAI) at Brown University welcomes choreographer and writer Ralph Lemon, musician Sebastian Ruth, and poet Anne Waldman as Professors of the ...

18th century Asian Painted Eight-panel Screen

In a Combined Sale Totaling $2.7 Million, Lark Mason Associates Achieves Over $2.2Million

  • November 16, 2017

Lark Mason Associates’ two-day online auction of Asian Works of Art and Asian, Ancient and Ethnographic Works of Art concluded on iGavelAuctions.com on October 26th with an impressive result ...

The collection of Asian art at The Met—more than 35,000 objects, ranging in date from the third millennium B.C.  to the 21st century—is one of the largest and is the most comprehensive in the West.

Met Museum Receives $80 Million Gift from the Irving Family

  • November 16, 2017

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced today an exceptional gift of more than $80 million from Trustee Florence Irving and her late husband, Herbert Irving, a Sysco Corp. co-founder who died in ...

O the Wind Motel

CODA Gallery Exhibition and Reception

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  • November 15, 2017

PALM DESERT, CA — CODA gallery honors one of its best-selling painters with a solo exhibition and artist reception at the gallery’s 31st season celebration on Nov. 25. An art history buff, Ben ...

Candy Dishes, designed in 1925.  Designed by Oswald Haerdtl (Austrian 1899–1959); manufactured by J.  & L.  Lobmeyr.  Glass, mold-blown, tooled, ground and polished.  H.  22.9 cm, Diam.  12.7 cm; H.  15.3 cm, Diam.  7.7 cm.  The Corning Museum of Glass (64.3.43).

Corning Museum of Glass to Host Exhibition Exploring Developments in Modern Austrian Glass Design

  • November 16, 2017

The Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) will be the first museum in the United States to present the exhibition Glass of the Architects: Vienna, 1900–1937, A cooperation of the MAK and LE STANZE DEL ...

Alice Kent Stoddard (1883 –1976), Leila, 1915, Gift, George D.  Horst, 1916.43.1

Favorite American Paintings Now on View at the Reading Public Museum

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  • November 16, 2017

The Reading Public Museum in Pennsylvania has announced the reinstallation of its American Gallery featuring some of its most beloved works from the collection. Leila, by Alice Kent Stoddard; ...

Anselm Kiefer (German, born 1945).  Winter Landscape, 1970.  Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on paper.  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Denise and Andrew Saul Fund, 1995.  ©Anselm Kiefer

Provocations: Anselm Kiefer at The Met Breuer

  • November 15, 2017

Opening December 13, Provocations: Anselm Kiefer at The Met Breuer will feature 34 works on paper and one painting by the German artist, all drawn from The Met collection. The exhibition will span ...

This Rare Privately Published and Distributed Journal by British Officer John Graves Simcoe caught the eye of several interested bidders.

Record-Setting Maps at Brunk Auctions

  • November 15, 2017

On November 9th-11th, Brunk Auctions held an auction of over 1,600 lots of fine and decorative arts, maps, and more. Hundreds of bidders participated in what was the largest ever auction by ...

Gorham, Bird's eye view of the Vase or Bonbon Dish Sterling Silver and ‘Translucent’ Enamel 2.75 inches high by 6.25 inches in diameter New York, NY, 1893

Winter Antiques Show Announces New Exhibitors for 2018 Edition

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  • November 15, 2017

The Winter Antiques Show is pleased to announce the selection of six new exhibitors: Hirschl & Adler Modern (New York), Jason Jacques Gallery (New York), Lillian Nassau LLC (New York), Lobel ...

Ivonne Alcantara Sanchez

adidas Skateboarding Partners With Juxtapoz to Bring The Showcase Global Creators Series to Miami

  • November 14, 2017

As a part of its growing global initiative to elevate emerging artists from skateboarding's creative sect, adidas Skateboarding partners with seminal art publication Juxtapoz Magazine to bring The ...

Man Ray, Noire et Blanche, 1926.

A Record-Setting Man Ray and a Vandalized 'Trump l'oeil' Mark Paris Photo Week

  • November 14, 2017

Paris Photo, the premier international fair dedicated to the photographic medium, closed Sunday after a flurry of activity, including rapid sales and an unsolved mystery over a vandalized work --- ...