Art & Collectibles

Offering a flavor of the eagerly anticipated Zayed National Museum , the Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has collaborated with the British Museum to present A History of the...
Guitar making, or lutherie, is a fine art, and Antonio de Torres, John D’Angelico, Orville Gibson, and C. F. Martin, among others, are the medium’s equivalents of Rembrandt, Picasso, Renoir, and...
Held annually since 1960, the New York Antiquarian Book Fair has grown into one of the largest events of its kind anywhere in the world.
In 2006, Tibaldi, Italy’s oldest pen maker, forged a partnership with the British automotive marque Bentley that resulted in the Tibaldi for Bentley series of writing instruments.
Chinese artist Li Hongbo’s current exhibition, Tools of Study—which will be on display through March 22 at the Klein Sun Gallery in Chelsea, New York—pays homage to numerous classical sculptures.
In the first major display of its collection outside Abu Dhabi, Louvre Abu Dhabi will show more than 160 of the finest masterpieces from it s permanent collection in the Musée du Louvre, Paris, at...
What does your favorite car have in common with ancient rulers, deities, and saints? It too can be immortalized in sculpture, thanks to the stone specialists at Lapicida . The English company has...
The 1923 New York Yankees world-championship watch presented to George Herman “Babe” Ruth will cross the auction block on February 22 at Heritage Auctions’ Sports Platinum Night Auction in New York...
Two and a half centuries ago, in 1764, King Louis XV authorized the foundation of the French crystal house Baccarat. To celebrate its sestercentennial, the company is hosting yearlong festivities...
Vintage pinup art continues to escalate in value, in part because there’s a finite amount of the artwork in existence. Even though the early masters of the craft, such as Gil Elvgren, Alberto Vargas...
It was more than 40 years ago when Danny Reed passed by a GMAC lot in Austin, Texas, and felt the thrill of his life. A 1969 gold Corvette Stingray with black accents and 28,000 miles on the odometer...
From their earliest incarnations, the Olympic Games have fostered a spirit comprising equal portions of intensive competitiveness, national pride, and the best examples of sportsmanship. It’s an...
Vintage pinup art does many things: It celebrates the female form, it fosters nostalgic sensibilities, and it represents a sultry investment with limitless potential.
On April 7 Bonhams will offer nearly 300 specially selected items from the world-renowned Caren Archive. The sale encompasses rare newspapers, broadsides, photographs, books, and manuscripts dating...
OAKLAND—January 23, 2014— Jan David Winitz , an eminent art dealer who specializes in antique Oriental rugs, today announced that his gallery, Claremont Rug Company, has mounted its third annual...
One of the paintings at current exhibition at the Pasadena Museum of California Art is Philanthropist Dwight Stuart’s "La Iglesia de Texcoco" by Mexican Modernist Ramos Martinez is remarkable not...
Following the release of 2012’s Black Water Dragon pen, David Oscarson has produced another writing instrument inspired by Chinese astrology. The Black Water Snake pen, which Oscarson introduced late...
The most exciting group of paintings of Pointers in recent memory leads Bonhams 31st annual sale dedicated to dogs in art, set for February 12. Most significant is John Martin Tracy’s Haunt of the...
Bonhams is pleased to offer the distinguished maritime paintings collection of noted connoisseur Alfred "Fritz" Gold, in the Important Maritime Paintings and Decorative Arts sale to be held on...
More than 3,000 furnishings and accessories from the Lanesborough hotel in London will hit the auction block starting December 9 in a five-day sale led by Pro Auction, based in Bath, England. The...
Even before he began collecting vintage guitars, George Gruhn demonstrated a knack for spotting exceptional antique instruments. The first instance occurred in early 1962 when Gruhn, then a teenager...
Like many people, Graham Arader was profoundly influenced by his college experience. When he was an undergraduate at Yale, Arader met Alexander Orr Vietor, the curator of the university’s map...
Trōv®, whose applications help people collect and benefit from the information about every thing they own, today announced it has partnered with leading luxury resale platforms to enable members to...
You know his iconic images for Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, and Abercrombie and Fitch. He brought the Vanity Fair Hollywood issue to new heights. His images are ever embedded in our mass cultural...
Bonhams will offer two extraordinarily rare 1790 newspaper clippings in the inaugural Judaica sale on December 10, documenting President George Washington's visit to the Touro Synagogue in Newport,...
Evan Yurman, the trailblazing chief design director for David Yurman, has created a collectible bottle stopper for Patrón Añejo tequila that reflects his edgy design aesthetic, which often pairs...
Bonhams special auction, "What Dreams Are Made Of: A Century of Movie Magic at Auction as Curated by Turner Classic Movies," to be held November 25 in conjunction with Turner Classic Movies (TCM),...
Bonhams has announced the complete line-up for the highly anticipated November 19 auction, The Montana Dueling Dinosaurs & Distinguished Fossils. The spectacular Montana Dueling Dinosaurs, a...
Bonhams Contemporary Art auction on November 12 will feature quintessential sculptural works from innovators such as Alexander Calder (1898-1976) and Ruth Asawa (1926-2013), as well as exceptional...
Claremont Rug Company has announced The Chappaqua Collection, a trove of 100 important first caliber 19th century Oriental rugs from the estate of a prominent family that owned three residences: in...

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