You may know the name Anthony Quinn best for his Academy Award nominated performance in "Zorba the Greek," but did you know he enjoyed a career as a revered artist and sculptor? In her latest Art Markets column Mary Manion explores Quinn's artistic expressionism which continues to inspire.
Everything from marine paintings and model ships to Queen Anne walnut highboy will vie for top lot status during the Aug. 24 sale at Kaminski Auctions.
A seldom-seen 19th century George Shiebler sterling silver sugar and creamer set, with elaborate spider figurines perched on top, may fetch $7,500 during the July 26-27 auction offered by Crescent City Auction Gallery.
A 48-inch landscape painting of Kansas, with a presale estimate of $60,000 to $90,000, may lead all lots in the Aug. 17-18 Auction in Santa Fe sale. A portion of the proceeds from the auction will benefit Bethany College.
A signed lithograph by American artist Thomas Hart Benton, depicting a days work on the farm, circa 1951, may command between $1,000 to $1,500 during Link Auction Galleries' Summer Gallery Auction. The sale, with online bidding being handled by Invaluable, is set for July 12-13.
Gallery records confirm the history of two 19th century paintings, by Americans who studied in Europe, and lay the foundation for growing attraction of these pieces as they headline the Fine Art Summer Auction offered by Witherell's Antiques, July 9-23.
Lebel's Old West Show & Auction is taking over the annual High Noon Show & Auction, with hopes of expanding interest and participation in American western antiques shows.
A 1958 painting depicting Las Vegas roulette wheels titled The Gambling Set by 20th century master painter LeRoy Nieman may see $150,000 to $250,000 at auction May 1 at Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers.
A set of baluster vases, two huge American Renaissance Revival mirrors, a pair of large cut crystal 12-light chandeliers, and a 1911 Steinway piano will vie for top lot status at Crescent City Auction Galleries' April 12-13 auction.
Fans of Wallace Nutting collectibles will gather in Pennsylvania Mary 16-17 for the annual gathering of the Wallace Nutting Collectors Club.