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  • May 23 2011
  • 23 May 2011

Collection of Cuban Art Rescued from Apartment to Cross the Auction Block

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – The market for Cuban art is very strong, competitive, and definitely mysterious in South Florida. On Monday, May 23 and […]

  • May 23 2011
  • 23 May 2011

Auction Report: American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture Sale Sets Artist Records

NEW YORK – An auction of American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture at Sotheby’s New York on May 19 saw new artist records set for Ernest […]

  • May 19 2011
  • 19 May 2011

Christie’s New York Major Spring Auction Series Yields $557M in Total Sales

NEW YORK — A just-concluded two-week series of art auctions devoted to important Impressionist, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art held by Christie’s realized a combined […]

  • May 18 2011
  • 18 May 2011

Sioux Chief Black Bird’s War Shirt Sells for $2.7 million

NEW YORK – A new auction record for a piece of American Indian Art was set on May 18 when an Oglala Sioux beaded and […]

  • May 11 2011
  • 11 May 2011

Auction Report: Simon Willard Tall Case Clock, Houdin ‘Mystery’ Clock Pace Sale

MALVERN, Pa. – A gorgeous, early 19th-century Simon Willard tall case clock, regal at 93 ½ inches tall and signed “Warranted by S. Willard” on […]

  • May 11 2011
  • 11 May 2011

Period Furniture, Tiffany Lighting to Lead ‘Exceptional’ Antique Auction

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – What is being billed as an “exceptional antique auction” has been planned for Saturday, May 21, by Fontaine’s Auction Gallery, Offered will […]

  • May 10 2011
  • 10 May 2011

Bidding War Pushes Alma-Tadema’s Antony & Cleopatra Painting to $29.2 Million

  NEW YORK – A masterpiece by Victorian artist Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema set an incredible price at Sotheby’s New York on May 5 when two […]

  • May 10 2011
  • 10 May 2011

Works from Legendary Art Connoisseur Ernst Beyeler Estate to go on the Block

  LONDON – Works of Impressionist, modern and contemporary art from the estate of Ernst Beyeler—the late Swiss art connoisseur who was a noted art […]

  • May 10 2011
  • 10 May 2011

Premier New York Auction Houses to Host Competing Latin American Art Auctions

NEW YORK – Fans and collectors of Latin American art are looking forward to three days celebrating the diverse styles and cultural origins of the […]

  • May 4 2011
  • 4 May 2011

Ben Stiller, David Zwirner Gather ‘Artists For Haiti’ Charity Auction

NEW YORK – Actor, director, and philanthropist Ben Stiller has joined together with gallerist and art dealer David Zwirner to organize Artists for Haiti, a […]