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Silver thrones from India on show at Nelson-Atkins until May 2023
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A pair of ornate silver thrones with an intriguing history is currently on view at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City. Silver Splendor: Conserving the Royal Thrones of Dungarpur, India presents the royal assemblage following a multi-year conservation effort to restore them to their original glory, a process that […]
Rubens portrait becomes most expensive artwork auctioned in Poland
WARSAW, Poland – Portrait of a Lady by Peter Paul Rubens was sold for PLN 14.4 million ($3.4 million, including auction fee) at a March 17 auction of Old Masters, 19th-Century and Modern Art at DESA Unicum, becoming the most expensive work of art ever sold on the Polish market.
March 24 auction Americana, Folk Art & Outsider Art spotlighted in New York, March 24
NEW YORK – On Thursday, March 24, starting at 6 pm Eastern time, Jasper52 will hold a sale of Americana, Folk Art and Outsider Art. The 534-lot auction is, as always, curated by Clifford Wallach, an expert on tramp art, folk art and Americana. Featured in the sale lineup are a trio of museum-quality portrait dolls […]
High style underscored Moran’s Made in Mexico sale
LOS ANGELES – John Moran Auctioneers smashed records with its Made in Mexico Auction, which it presented during two non-consecutive days: Tuesday, February 15, and Thursday, February 17. The auction achieved a 133% result by value, with a 96% sell-through rate by lot.