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Shannon's Spring Fine Art Auction on May 2nd will feature works by European, American, Asian artists

MILFORD, CT - Shannon’s Spring Fine Art Auction on Thursday, May 2nd, is sure to attract an international audience with top lots by American, European and Asian artists. The sale, which features nearly 250 lots, will consist of quality paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture. Online bidding will be facilitated by Invaluable.com.   ALFRED THOMPSON BRICHER, American (1837-1908), The O...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 12-Apr-2019

Two rediscovered marble busts by French sculptor Jean-Antoine Houdon bring a combined $1.475 million

GENESEO, N.Y. – Two rediscovered marble busts by the French 18th century sculptor Jean-Antoine Houdon (French, Versailles 1741-1828 Paris) sold for a combined $1.475 million at the Fine Art & Antiques Auction held March 23rd by Cottone Auctions, online and in the firm’s gallery. The busts were the top achievers in an auction that featured just over 300 lots, totaling over $3 millio...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 29-Mar-2019

T.C. Cannon signed lithograph climbs to $12,500 at Holabird's Wigwam Auction, March 7-11 in Reno

RENO, Nev. – A spectacular lithograph on paper signed by the important Native American artist Tommy Wayne (“T.C.”) Cannon (1946-1978), titled Waiting for the Bus, Andarko Princess, sold for $12,500 at a five-day Wigwam Auction – a celebration of the country’s Great Basin Native American heritage – held March 7th-11th by Holabird Western Americana Collections in ...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 27-Mar-2019

Figural oil painting by James McNeill Whistler will be in Woodshed's 51st Anniversary Art Auction, April 4th

FRANKLIN, Mass. – An exclusive selection of antique and modern paintings and drawings, to include a rare figural oil painting by the renowned American artist James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903), titled Peasant Woman (1880), will be offered in a 51st Anniversary Art Auction planned for Thursday, April 4th, by Woodshed Art Auctions, starting at 5:30 pm Eastern time.   Rare oil on board p...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 25-Mar-2019

Andrew Jones Auctions' March 3rd Design for the Home & Garden sale grosses $1.1 million

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Andrew Jones Auctions’ first Design for the Home and Garden auction of the New Year, on Sunday, March 3rd, featured about 400 lots of market fresh fine furniture, art, jewelry, silver, ceramics, decorative arts, carpets and design from prominent local collections and estates. The sale achieved a 95 percent sell-through, grossing $1.1 million.   Egyptian ...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 08-Mar-2019

Monumental paintings by Nierman and Fath perform well at Bruneau & Co.'s March 2nd auction

CRANSTON, R.I. – A matching pair of samplers, done by young sisters in Ohio in 1806 and 1808, sold as one lot for $10,000 at an Antique, Fine Art & Jewelry Auction held March 2nd by Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers, online and in the firm’s gallery at 63 Fourth Avenue in Cranston. A live-only pre-sale auction with just over 150 lots and no online bidding preceded the main sale.  ...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 07-Mar-2019

Rare oil painting by James McNeill Whistler with provenance will headline Woodshed's March 7th auction

FRANKLIN, Mass. – A rare oil on board painting by James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903), titled Peasant Woman and done during Whistler’s time spent in Venice, plus an original landscape work by Albert Bierstadt (American, 1830-1902), will be in Woodshed Art Auctions’ 157-lot fine art auction, live and online, slated for Thursday, March 7th, at 5:30 pm Eastern time.  ...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 24-Feb-2019

Shannon's online fine art sale, January 24th, will feature paintings, drawings, sculpture and fine prints

MILFORD, CT. – Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers announces their first Online Fine Art Auction of the year, to be held online on Thursday, January 24th at 2:00PM. The sale includes over 180 lots of quality fine art available at approachable prices for collectors at every level. The Online Catalog will be available for bidding on January 14th. Oil on canvas painting by Francisco Icaza (Me...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 16-Jan-2019

Diligent research propels what was thought to be a copy of a Gainsborough painting to $103,125 at auction

FRANKLIN, Mass. – Diligent research by Bruce Wood of Woodshed Art Auctions propelled what was initially believed to be an ordinary copy of a painting to a six-figure finish at the firm’s November 1st fine art auction titled Gainsborough, Monet, Warhol & Friends. The painting was an oil portrait study by Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788) titled The Honourable Mrs. Graham.   Oil...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 15-Nov-2018

Strong results for American paintings at Shannon's semi-annual fine art auction, October 25th

MILFORD, CT. – Important American paintings from the 19th century through the contemporary era were available during Shannon’s semi-annual American and European Fine Art Auction on Thursday, October 25, 2018 in Milford, Connecticut. Featuring 237 lots, the auction included quality examples of American Impressionism, American Coastal scenes and Modernism. Oil on canvas painting by Walt...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 05-Nov-2018
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