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Category: Ceramics, Bowls & Glass

  • Auction Industry

    Large, long-held Miro artwork to lead Stephenson's Oct. 30 Fine & Decorative Arts

    Joan Miro (Spanish, 1893-1983), ‘Sculpture et Ceramics,’ 1973, artist's proof on Arches paper, pencil-signed by artist with additional notation “H.C.” Created as signature art for Miro exhibition at Fondation Maeght in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France, June 1973. Size: 41½ by 31½ inches (framed), 33¾ by 23¾ inches sight. Provenance: Galerie Maeght (Paris),…

    Large, long-held Miro artwork to lead Stephenson's Oct. 30 Fine & Decorative Arts
  • Auction Preview

    Traditional Decorative Arts & Objects with a Modern Twist

    Stash by Lee Stanton’s upcoming Traditional Decorative Arts Pieces with a Modern Twist auction offers a selection of decorative art that combines traditional craftsmanship with modern designs. A glazed vase from the British studio pottery movement will be featured in the event. The British studio pottery movement was founded by…

    GLAZED POT
  • Auction Preview

    Neue Auctions Presents Tale of Two Artists: Erté and Louis Icart

    Roman Petrovich Tyrtov was the son of a distinguished Russian admiral and was expected to follow in his father's footsteps. In 1910, though, he moved to Paris to become an artist. He changed his name to Erté to avoid bringing shame to his family. Now, Neue Auctions will offer numerous…

    Erte Bronze Zeus and Hera
  • Exhibitions

    Watts Gallery Trust receives lifeline grant from £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund

    Watts Gallery Trust's Art for All learning programme delivers transformative workshops for socially excluded and vulnerable groups. COMPTON.-Watts Gallery Trust has been awarded £421,980 as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF) to help face the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure they have a sustainable…

    Watts Gallery Trust receives lifeline grant from £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund
  • Collector

    Collecting Vintage Halloween with Category Expert Mark Ledenbach

    Halloween invitation from the collection of Mark Ledenbach. Photo courtesy of Ledenbach. Given today's public health realities, the ways we will celebrate Halloween in 2020 may be a little different than in past years. But one thing about this bewitching holiday that remains unchanged is the appeal and charm of…

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  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Rare Picasso Ceramics Come to Heritage Auctions

    Array in Oct. 22 Prints & Multiples Auction includes Le déjeuner sur l'herbe plaque estimated at $40,000+ Pablo Picasso (1881-1973). Le déjeuner sur l'herbe, 1964. Terre de faïence plaque DALLAS, Texas (October 6, 2020) – Among the top lots in Heritage Auctions’ Oct. 22 Prints and Multiples Auction is Le déjeuner sur l'herbe by Pablo Picasso. Anticipated…

    Rare Picasso Ceramics Come to Heritage Auctions2
  • Auction Preview

    Dalva Brothers: Parisian Taste In New York

    The Dalva Brothers is a third-generation firm specializing in 18th-century decorative arts from numerous countries. They've sold pieces to the Louvre, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and others. Christie's presents an auction with over 250 lots from the Dalva Brothers firm, particularly featuring French furniture. One of the highlighted lots…

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU, GLASS AND PORCELAIN VASES
  • Exhibitions

    Smithsonian Craft Show to Offer Work from 100+ American Artists, Entirely Online

    Gilded Roly Magritte's Vessel by Jennifer McCurdy. Photo courtesy of the Smithsonian Craft Show. The annual Smithsonian Craft Show, presented by the Smithsonian Women's Committee, honors craft and design made by contemporary American artists. Proceeds benefit the artists and also finance grants to the Smithsonian's many museums, research centers, and…

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  • Auction Preview

    21st Annual Gala & Glass Auction

    The works available in the 21st Annual Gala & Glass Auction represent strong examples of Modern and contemporary glass sculpture. Hosted by the National Liberty Museum (NLM), the auction features works by Dale Chihuly, Javier Gomez, Ann Wolff, and Vladimir Prochazka, to name a few. Abstraccion Organica IV (2016) by Gomez is constructed with layers…

    Vladimir Prochazka - Eruption
  • Auction Preview

    Cars from Aston Martin, Bentley, and Others Offered by Bonhams

    In 1930, Bentley aimed to produce a car that could go "100mph without noise," according to their advertising. This was particularly ambitious because, behind the scenes, Bentley was on the verge of bankruptcy. The company made good on their promise with the 1931 Bentley 8-Liter Tourer, an example of which…

    1969 FORD MUSTANG BOSS 429
  • Auction Industry

    Five For Friday: Exploring Luxury Interior Design with Stair Galleries’ Muffie Cunningham

    Drawing of Muffie Cunningham, Director, Decorative Arts at Stair Galleries. Photo courtesy of Stair. Ever look at a breathtaking apartment building and wonder who lives there... and how? Stair Galleries is offering collectors the opportunity to vicariously experience the living space and lifestyle of a legendary New York City power…

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  • Auction Industry

    Newly-launched Greenhouse Auctions announces inaugural sale this December

    Shai Azoulay, Time Table, 2020. Courtesy of Shai Azoulay. NEW YORK, NY.-Greenhouse Auctions, a new model for supporting and discovering artists, today announced its inaugural sale to be held this December and the launch of a new art history scholarship through the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF). Consigning solely from…

    Newly-launched Greenhouse Auctions announces inaugural sale this December
  • Art Industry

    Minted and The Metropolitan Museum of Art Launch Design Collaboration Supporting the Arts and Independent Artists

    Classic Works of Art Are Reimagined as Contemporary Holiday Card and Greeting Card Designs by Minted’s Global Community of Independent Artists SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Minted, the design marketplace that brings unique design from the best independent artists to consumers everywhere, today announced a collaboration with The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Eleven of…

    Minted and The Metropolitan Museum of Art Launch Design Collaboration Supporting the Arts and Independent Artists
  • Auction Industry

    Fine & Decorative Arts to Kick Off Fall Season at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery Oct. 17

    Fontaine’s Auction Gallery will present a broadly diversified auction featuring fine and decorative arts from fine estates throughout New England at its auction on Saturday, Oct. 17, at 11 am. Leading a fine grouping of paintings is a signed George Benjamin Luks ($6/9,000) oil on canvas, “Lower Manhattan,” 19½ by…

    Fine & Decorative Arts to Kick Off Fall Season at Fontaines Auction Gallery Oct. 17
  • Exhibitions

    Special Exhibition: Vintage Posters from the Golden Gate International Exposition of 1939-1940 at Spencer Helfen Fine Arts

    September 22, 2020 – Ongoing We are pleased to present several rare and important vintage advertising posters for the Golden Gate International Exposition of 1939-1940 on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of that enchanting event. Shawl, Nyeland & Seavey, "1939 World’s Fair on San Francisco Bay," 1937 The Golden…

    Special Exhibition
  • Auction Preview

    Premier Auctions | Session I

    Highlighted in the first session of Brunk Auctions’ upcoming event is a 1964 Lincoln Continental sedan from the Ford Motor Company. Since 1939, the division of Lincoln Continental was led by Edsel Ford, son of the founder Henry Ford. He produced personal luxury convertible cars as vacation vehicles. The featured…

    Cartier La Dona 18kt. Diamond Watch
  • Auction Result, Press Release

    Centerbowl, Porcelain Vases Lead Curated Home Auction Above $1.4 Million

    Event features property from elite California, New York, Texas collections A Gilt Bronze Mounted Marble Centerbowl, 20th century. Attributed as retailed by Edward F. Caldwell & Co., New York.  DALLAS, Texas (September 21, 2020) – A Gilt Bronze Marble centerbowl from an elite Dallas, Texas, collection brought $32,500 to lead Heritage…

    Centerbowl, Porcelain Vases Lead Curated Home Auction Above $1.4 Million
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Claude Lalanne Sculpture Acquired Directly from Artist Could Bring $150,000 at Heritage Design Auction

    Event also features trove from Japanese fashion company Comme des Garcons Claude Lalanne (French, b. 1924). Petite Fille à la Poule, 1984. Patinated bronze. 32 inches  DALLAS, Texas (September 16, 2020) – Claude Lalanne’s Petit Fille à la Poule could bring $150,000 or more in Heritage Auctions’ Design Auction Oct. 13. “The work of Francois-Xavier and…

    Claude Lalanne Sculpture Acquired Directly from Artist Could Bring $150,000 at Heritage Design Auction1
  • Auction Preview

    Sacred and Imperial: The James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection Online

    In Hindu mythology, the deity Shiva is believed to embody enlightenment, compassion, and auspiciousness. An 18th-century painting of Kali trampling Shiva is one of the notable lots of the upcoming Christie's auction. The painting depicts Kali, the goddess of death, standing over Shiva’s chest. She holds a sword and the…

    A SMALL COPPER-RED-GLAZED GLOBULAR WATER POT
  • Auction Preview

    The Hundred Antiques: Fine and Decorative

    The fahua glaze was developed in the early 13th century during the Yuan dynasty. This low-temperature glaze is used to create shades of blue, green, yellow, purple, and white. Known for its aesthetics, fahua remains a popular glaze for Chinese ceramics. A pair of fahua-glazed figures of seated lions is…

    AN UNUSUAL POLYCHROME OVERLAY GLASS CHILONG BELT BUCKLE