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PAI's 78th Rare Posters Auction earns $1.3 million in sales; passion for Art Nouveau and Art Deco prevails

New York, NY – July 2, 2019 — Poster Auctions International’s second sale of the year finished at $1,300,000 in sales. Auction LXXVIII on June 23 elicited enthusiasm for uncommon and little-known works by masters of Art Deco and Art Nouveau.   Edward Penfield, Orient Cycles, ca. 1895 ($16,800) Charles Loupot sparked a frenzy of bidding for his never-before-seen designs. &...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 03-Jul-2019

Records fall at Material Culture's June 10th Straight Up: American Outsider Art auction in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA, Pa.  With fervent buyer participation through three online bidding platforms, telephone and floor bidding, Material Culture’s June 10th Straight Up: American Outsider Art auction broke records as it brought to market an exceptional, unknown collection of this once-overlooked class of fine art.  327 of 339 lots sold for a total of $439,575, the sale presenting opportun...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 20-Jun-2019

Shannon's summer online fine art sale, June 20th, will feature over 160 quality artworks

MILFORD, CT. – Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers announces their Summer Online Fine Art Auction to be held online on Thursday, June 20th at 2:00PM. The sale includes over 160 lots of quality fine art available at approachable prices for collectors at every level. The Online Catalog is available now at www.shannons.com.   Lot No. 116, JOHANN BERTHELSEN, American (1883-1972), Washing...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 13-Jun-2019

Rare Grateful Dead 'Skeleton and Roses' concert poster from 1966 brings $56,400 at Psychedelic Art Exchange

BALTIMORE, Md. - A rare, museum-quality 1966 Grateful Dead “Skeleton and Roses” concert poster brought a world record price of $56,400 in an online auction held May 16th by Psychedelic Art Exchange, with offices in Baltimore and Park City, Utah. The poster had been independently authenticated and graded by Certified Guaranty Company (CGC) as 9.8 out of 10 for condition.   This r...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 21-May-2019

International fine art leads Shannon's semi-annual spring auction, May 2nd, totaling over $2 million

MILFORD, CT. – Important paintings from the 19th century through the contemporary era were offered during Shannon’s semi-annual Fine Art Auction on Thursday, May 2, 2019 in Milford, Connecticut. Featuring 230 lots, the auction included quality examples of International Fine Art including works by Asian, African, Latin, European and American artists. The sale totaled over $2 Million dol...

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

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
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