4 Press Releases

Tag: Rockwell Kent

  • Exhibitions

    Monhegan Museum Acquires George Bellows Portrait of Museum Co-Founder as a Child

    The Monhegan Museum of Art & History has acquired a 1914 painting by George Bellows (1882-1925) of Jacqueline “Jackie” Hudson (1910-2001) as a child. Jackie Hudson would later become a painter in her own right and a co-founder of the museum in 1968. The museum purchased the work at auction in…

    Monhegan Museum Acquires George Bellows Portrait of Museum Co-Founder as a Child
  • Press Release

    Two Books Once Owned by Herman Melville Come to Swann

    Even if you’ve never read Moby Dick, you have no doubt heard of Herman Melville and his literary masterpiece. August 2019 marked the author’s bicentennial. Featured in our coming October 10 sale of Fine Books & Manuscripts is a rare look at the author’s personal library, as we offer two volumes of Greek & Roman classics…

  • Press Release

    Collecting American Prints: Property from Betty & Douglas Duffy, of the Bethesda Art Gallery

    Betty and Douglas Duffy, of the Bethesda Art Gallery We are pleased to offer property from Betty and Douglas Duffy, of the Bethesda Art Gallery in our fall sale of 19th & 20th Century Prints & Drawings on September 19. The collection highlights American printmakers such as Howard Cook, Thomas Hart Benton, Rockwell…

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  • Auction Preview

    Summer Estates | July 21st

    Summer Estates, by Butterscotch Auctioneers and Appraisers, is a robust selection of American & European silver, decorative arts, designer jewelry and more. Amongst the highlighted and noticeable items in the auction is a Reza Derakshani 'Fill My Sleeve with Unseen Pearls' from the Persian Serenades series, signed with initials and…