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Gaudy Dutch pottery: bold and favored for 200 years
NEW YORK — Bold and colorful, Gaudy Dutch pottery stands out admirably but also marries well with other hand-painted wares and folk art. Made in England by Staffordshire, Derby and Worcester potters for the American market between 1810 to 1820, Gaudy Dutch had a short production run — only 16 patterns have been identified — but […]
Winnie the Pooh: Collectors still love that ‘silly old bear’
NEW YORK — The timid and lovable Piglet famously asks in the beloved children’s book, Winnie-the-Pooh, “We’ll be friends forever, won’t we Pooh?” to which Pooh replied, “Even longer.” This quote perfectly describes the relationship that millions of readers have had with the beloved books of A.A. Milne for more than 90 years.
Hindman sales Sept. 30-Oct. 2 feature Calder, Warhol, Moore
CHICAGO – Hindman will offer over 500 works of art across four separate auctions Sept. 30 through Oct. 2. The three days of fine art sales kick off on Wednesday, Sept. 30th with American and European Art, followed by Postwar and Contemporary Art and American and European Art Online taking place on Thursday, Oct. 1, […]
Alexander Calder painting sells for $81,250 at Moran’s
MONROVIA, Calif. – The temperatures may be cooling but Moran’s 20th Century Art + Design auction Nov. 19 was white hot, with furious phone bidding and strong prices realized achieved throughout the night. Absentee and Internet live bidding was available through LiveAuctioneers.