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.
James D. Julia's annual summer auction will celebrate 35 years this Aug. 25-28, and also marks the expansion of the sale to a four-day event. Among the lots garnering presale attention is an elegant bronze statue.
Bronze "Elk Buffalo" sculpture by Henry Merwin Shrady sold for $276,000, the highest price ever realized for the artist, during Eldred's April 3-4 Americana, Paintings & Sporting Art Auction.
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.
For the discerning collector, the acquisition of bronze figures is a tantalizing goal; they are visually stunning and can be difficult to come by.
An extensive collection of fine art pieces owned by the inventor of the Dixie Cup will go under the gavel Feb. 10 at Myers Fine Art & Antiques Auction Gallery.
Chicago-based Leslie Hindman Auctioneers will hold its summer auction July 26, 2012 at the firm’s newly opened office at 414 East Mason St., MIlwaukee. Hindman is thrilled to present a selection of nearly a dozen paintings from Francesco Spicuzza (American, 1883-1962), one of Wisconsin’s most prolific artists. He is best remembered for his beach...
A Chiparus sculpture titled “Vested Dancer” sold for $24,000 during a May 19-20 fine art auction. Other highlights of the sale included a 45-inch Chinese signed and jeweled ivory tusk at $6,000, a Pennsylvania painted blanket chest, made circa 1800, sold for $1,200 and a pair of lady’s Victorian 18K and enamel buckle-form bracelets...
A public auction, with live and online bidding, features selections of fine bronzes, antiques, original paintings, art glass, jewelry, Asian antiques and more. A pair of life-size bronze sculptures by South African artist Dylan Lewis, titled “Leopard Crushing Serpent,” is the expected top lot.
J. Garrett Auctioneers will be offering the estate collection of one of Dallas' most prominent socialites, the late Bertha Ahlsclager, from her Highland Park mansion.