Found 88 articles matching Fine Art category.
  • Jul 18 2008
  • 18 Jul 2008

Rosa Parks’ hats, James Brown’s curlers, a Nelson Mandela stamp and buying art on cruise ships

The antiques, collectibles and art news swung from singer James Brown’s hair curlers, a stamp honoring freedom fighter Nelson Mandela, civil-rights heroine Rosa Parks’ hats to the last in a series of U.S. coins saluting the judiciary and a warning about buying art on cruise ships.

Collectibles from the civil-rights pillar who would not move

  • Jul 17 2008
  • 17 Jul 2008

Maxfield Parrish is the most reproduced American artist : by Erin C. Kruml

Maxfield Parrish is the most reproduced American artist and his works remain highly desirable on the collecting market. Though Parrish was a private man, his […]

  • Jul 16 2008
  • 16 Jul 2008

Antiques Alamo sword, bad guy’s briefcase & collectibles, rare bills not for deposit

In collectibles, antiques and art news, an Alamo sword and the personal effects of a notorious outlaw hit the auction block, a bank returns valuable rare bills to its customer, a stolen Renaissance masterpiece is sold and a distinctive Babe Ruth home-run ball goes up for sale for the first time.

Wild West Antiques and Militaria

  • Jul 14 2008
  • 14 Jul 2008

A WWII bunker, mixed big-ticket auction results and a huge antiques fair

Discovery of a WWII bunker off the coast of Denmark, different outcomes for similar contemporary art auctions in London, and a big antiques fair.

Militaria-Filled WWII Bunker Discovered in Denmark

  • Jul 7 2008
  • 7 Jul 2008

Kate Moss, Latin Art, a Gold Rush Coin, & Insuring Collectibles

In eccentric collectibles, model Kate Moss drops a hair extension in Berlin that results in bids on eBay and in fine art, a contested painting sets a new record for a Latin work. Iowan floods that brought the heartbreaking loss of a baseball legend’s memorabilia prompts an article on sports collectibles insurance, a Gold Rush-era coin is put on display, and a doll hits the big screen.

  • Jul 2 2008
  • 2 Jul 2008

Quality in Unidentified Artists’ Paintings

Daryle Lambert’s 31 Club Blog

Did you ever spot a painting but kept on walking because you couldn’t find out who the artist was?

  • Jul 2 2008
  • 2 Jul 2008

Collected News June 30 Update

A Warhol lawsuit shares the news with a Warhol celebrity portrait for sale, a French art dealer is exposed as a smuggler and part of a recent Impressionist armed robbery, Chinese Olympic collectibles hit the market and family heirlooms turn prized antiques into a reason for therapy in today’s collected news of late.

Warhol for Charity

  • Jun 13 2008
  • 13 Jun 2008

Recognizing Value in Paintings: Signatures, Initials, and Unsigned Paintings

Taking some of the mystery out of recognizing value in Fine Art Paintings is a topic I get many e-mails on. 31 Club Members call and e-mail me about wonderful paintings they’d like to buy, but the artist can’t be identified. Maybe there are only initials, a signature that can’t be read, or just simply a monogram with a figure on the painting.

  • Jun 8 2008
  • 8 Jun 2008

31 Club Newbie Strikes Again and Gets Help Purchasing Painting Through 31 Club Associates Program

The Art of the Deal — Fine Art Paintings Located by 31 Club Member and Purchased Using our Associates Program.

  • May 13 2008
  • 13 May 2008

A Work in Progress: Hispanic Art in Denver

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, Reporter Melanie Gallegos takes us to CHAC Gallery in the Santa Fe Art District in Denver for a look at some of the best Hispanic artists in the region. WorthPoint- the premier site for art, antiques and collectibles.