Art and Antiques News

Across The Block - Sat, 14 Sep 2019 13:13:36 +0000

Paintings and a poster top this week’s notable sales. “Washington Crossing the Delaware Christmas Eve, 1776 by Edward Hicks sold for $149,000 at Trout Auction’s September estate auction. At Michaan’s Auctions, a painting of New York City by Canadian-American artist Ernest Lawson brought $72,000 from a phone bidder, surpassing its estimate of,

Q&A: Eve M. Kahn - Fri, 13 Sep 2019 11:35:16 +0000

From the arresting first words of her new book ­Forever Seeing New Beauties: The Forgotten Impressionist Mary Rogers Williams, 1857-1907, forthcoming from Wesleyan University Press, journalist and scholar Eve M. Kahn is a persuasive spokesman for the long-overlooked artist, diarist and feminist who blazed trails in the United States and Europe even as she endured,

Top Picks: A Flock With Attitude - Fri, 13 Sep 2019 11:33:41 +0000

At times, it’s a worthy exercise to try to personify a collection, imagining what they would say to one another when their owner isn’t around. Would they be nice to each other on the shelf? Would they judge each other on their looks, like we do? Twenty-six birds, two ruffled-collar dogs, two face jugs, a […],
CANAL WINCHESTER, OHIO — Charles “Chuck” Ray Muller, 80, passed away on September 5 from complications of a stroke. Muller was born in 1939 in Cincinnati, Ohio, attended Withrow High School and later the University of Cincinnati where he majored in education. He then entered the United Theological Seminary in Dayton, Ohio, where he received […],
NEWBURYPORT, MASS. – Settled in 1635, the city of Newburyport was originally part of the Newberry Plantation (now Newbury), which was inhabited by English colonists from Wiltshire, England in the northeastern part of coastal Massachusetts. Waterways were certainly a major draw for these early settlers, with the area being surrounded by the Merrimack River,

September 20, 2019 - Wed, 11 Sep 2019 12:44:10 +0000

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Vermont Antiques Week 2019 - Wed, 11 Sep 2019 12:31:45 +0000

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BALTIMORE, MD. – The Baltimore Art, Antiques and Jewelry Show has become a mainstay for serious collectors and antique enthusiasts. Recently celebrating its 39th year, the annual show was held over Labor Day weekend,
THOMASTON, MAINE – The three-day “Maine and Beyond” summer sale at Kaja Veilleux’s Thomaston Place Auction Galleries, August 23-25, drew the kind of bidding that summer sales in Maine used to bring,