$50,000 Cape Ann School painting among pieces set for exhibit Jan. 12

Carrying an estimate of $30,000 to $40,000, this painting by Aldro Thompson Hibbard, is entitled West River Valley CT. (Photo courtesy James D. Julia Auctioneers)

A special exhibit of the John F. Gale collection of Cape Ann School paintings, will feature works by some of the most noted artists of the movement, including Aldro Hibbard, Frederick Mulhaupt and William Lester Stevens. The pieces featured in the Jan. 12, 2013 exhibit will be sold at James D. Julia Auctioneers’ Annual Winter Antique, Asian & Fine Art Auction, set for Jan. 30 through Feb. 1, 2013. Read More +

Winter Antiques Show benefitting South Bronx

John Bennett, ceramic vases, circa. 1880. (Photo courtesy The Preservation Society of Newport County)

The Winter Antiques Show, slated for Jan. 25-Feb. 3, 2013, celebrates its 59th year as America’s most distinguished antiques show, featuring exceptional objects exhibited by 73 specialists in American, English, European and Asian fine and decorative arts from antiquity through the 1960s. All net proceeds from the show benefit East Side House Settlement and contribute substantially to its work in the South Bronx. Read More +