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.
The upcoming auction at iGavel, which begins Jan. 19 and runs through Feb. 19 includes a large selection of Western subject paintings and prints by a variety of esteemed artists.
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.
Bonhams’ California & Western Paintings & Sculpture Auction, scheduled for April 28, features a variety of landscape and scenic works, including William Wendt's 1916 oil painting “The Old Coast Road,” which may command upwards of $400,000.
The 27th annual March In Montana Fine Art and Collectibles Auction and Dealer Show is coming March 20-22, as part of the popular "Russell Week" celebration - honoring the contribution of the late Western artist Charles M. Russell.
Frederick Remington’s The Outlaw No. 5, an important lifetime casting and cornerstone of frontier art and sculpture, is estimated to bring $800,000 Nov. 14.
The Golden California Antiques Show focuses on the California lifestyle pre-WWII and features room setting displays.
Among the many highlights of the June 18 Antiques and Decorative Arts Auction at John Moran Auctioneers was a unassuming, but powerful Western genre oil painting, "Striking Oil," which realized $4,200.
Western fine art and antiques by artists of the past and present take center stage March 16-17 during Manitou Galleries' The Coeur d’Alene Art Auction of Idaho.
Heritage Auctions sees their best year to date, with comics, sports, and fine & decorative art setting new highs in 2012.