News about American Antique
Walters Art Museum wins $463K NEH grant
BALTIMORE — The Walters Art Museum has received a $463,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) as part of the American Rescue Plan. The grant will fund new community engagement, accessibility, and inclusivity initiatives at the Walters, as well as support the museum’s core missions including free education, exhibitions, and virtual offerings.
Kurt Cobain-signed CD could top the charts at Swann, Oct. 28
NEW YORK — Fine Books & Autographs are at Swann Galleries Thursday, October 28 with a selection of exceedingly rare material set to hit the auction block. Autographs, literature and art books alike will feature scarce to market offerings ranging from pop culture phenoms and scientists to groundbreaking writers and visual artists. Absentee and Internet live bidding […]
Quinn’s showcases the Arts of the Americas Nov. 4
FALLS CHURCH, Va. – On Thursday, Nov. 4, Quinn’s Auction Galleries will conduct an Arts of the Americas auction from its popular Collector Series. The 145-lot specialty event features a collection of Pre-Columbian, Native American and Central American objects that include pottery, sculpture, gold, textiles, baskets, paintings and Guatemalan folk santos. Absentee and Internet live bidding […]