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Clemens' Sand Art Bottle Sells for $277,575 at Bonhams
Sale of imposing and stunning 'Merry Christmas' sand art bottle reflects continued demand for the amazing work of folk artist Andrew Clemens
Heartwarming Final 'Winnie-the-Pooh' Drawing Could be Worth $350,000
Arguably the most important Winnie-the-Pooh drawing in existence, the touching last illustration of Pooh and Piglet together in children's classic highlights Bonhams December event.
Michigan Art Dealer Scammed Seniors in $1.6 Million Scheme
Owner of well-known gallery allegedly faked serious health problems, including being in a coma, and created fictitious employees to defraud elderly customers in yearslong ruse.
Collecting Charlie Brown and Peanuts Gang a Halloween Treat
The Halloween classic “It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown,” animation cel sold for $1,620 at auction.
Fred Smith's Wisconsin Concrete Park
How could a retired, arthritic lumberjack in northern Wisconsin, unable to read or write, create hundreds of mesmerizing folk art sculptures during a frenzied 15-year output? Welcome to Fred Smith's Wisconsin Concrete Park, a world of wonder and whimsy.
Pook & Pook Auctioning Renowned Folk Art Collection
Drs. Donald and Patricia Herr amassed an impressive collection of Pennsylvania German folk art for 60 years, including pewter, samplers, and frakturs.
Native American Art Shines at Auction, Breaks Records
Led by Fritz Scholder's 'Hollywood Indian and Horse #2,' other artists set records in a sale that shattered estimates and achieved nearly $4 million.
'The Sugar Shack' Dances to Record $15.3M Sale at Christie's
Buyer says he 'stole' artist Ernie Barnes' masterpiece despite paying 76 times the pre-auction estimate of $200,000 for the spectacularly jubilant work.
Marlene Dietrich's WWII Guns from Patton and Bradley Highlight Witherell's Auction
Rare gifts from Gen. George S. Patton and Gen. Omar Bradley to famed actress Marlene Dietrich during World War II among showstoppers at Witherell's event.
Sculptor Edmonia Lewis a Pioneer for Women, Minority Artists
Sculptor beat odds and shattered expectations to become the first woman of African-American and Native American heritage to achieve international recognition and fame as a sculptor in the fine arts world.