Displaying single items of artwork or art collections is more than finding an open space, explains Anne Rappa with Huntington T. Block Insurance Agency, Inc. Examining key factors and posing a few primary questions can go a long way to ensuring proper and protective display of art.
Auctionata is ushering in the holiday season with an extensive auction schedule, with 14 live-stream auctions, beginning Nov. 23. The final sale is Dec. 14.
Auctionata is offering a unique live artist talk, offered virtually, in conjunction with its Aug. 13 photograph auction.
The scarce oil on canvas painting "Wrapped in Lemons on a Tabletop", by William McCloskey, set a modern record for the artist's work sold at auction, after commanding $216,000 during Clars Auction Gallery’s July 17th sale.
Today's American art market is healthy and is being driven by interest in a variety of segments (Western, illustration, and regional art), reports Noah Fleisher, editor of Warman's Antiques & Collectibles 2017, in a review of the market.
Original works by J.M.W. Turner fetch high sums at auction, but etchings of Turner’s works, engraved by other artists, are readily available and affordable.
Leading the lots that changed hands in Ahlers & Ogletree's spring estate auction was a 16th century figural tapestry panel with German text.
An extensive collection of pewter items, including pieces by Alberti, Kirby, and Will, are among the 300 lots in Pook & Pook's Americana auction Jan. 15-19.
A historic 19th century oak chair wherein five U.S presidents and others sat for a photography session with iconic photographer Matthew Brady sold for a staggering $449,000, during an auction offered by Bonhams.