Rafael Osona welcomes Nantucket’s summer season with July 2 sale

Joan Albaugh, ‘On the Horizon,’ est. $4,000-$5,000
Joan Albaugh, ‘On the Horizon,’ est. $4,000-$5,000
Joan Albaugh, ‘On the Horizon,’ est. $4,000-$5,000

NANTUCKET, Mass. – Rafael Osona Auctions will host its 42nd annual American Independence Holiday Auction on Saturday, July 2. Furnishings, fine art, antiques and decor from recently sold Nantucket estates together with compelling selections from Pawleys Island, Boston, Albany and Palm Springs lead the 625-lot sale, presenting both quality and range. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Lalique, Tiffany and other design greats headline at Quinn’s, June 4

Rene Lalique Borromee blue molded glass vase, est. $10,000-$15,000. Image courtesy of Quinn’s Auction Galleries

 

Left, Rene Lalique Borromee blue molded glass vase, est. $10,000-$15,000; Right, Tiffany Studios Curtain Border floor lamp, est. $40,000-$60,000. Images courtesy of Quinn’s Auction Galleries
Left, Rene Lalique Borromee blue molded glass vase, est. $10,000-$15,000; Right, Tiffany Studios Curtain Border floor lamp, est. $40,000-$60,000. Images courtesy of Quinn’s Auction Galleries

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – On Saturday, June 4, Quinn’s Auction Galleries will conduct a Fine & Decorative Arts sale featuring early 20th-century Tiffany Studios lamps, a Rene Lalique (French, 1860-1945) Borromee vase, Asian antiques and a large selection of modern chairs, many of them associated with mid-20th-century design luminaries. More than 500 lots will be offered. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Art from estates and collections headline at Bruneau, Feb. 21

Two untitled watercolors by Maqbool Fida Husain flank ‘Tulipes Rouge,’ a colorful floral still life by Roger Muhl; each work is estimated at $8,000-$12,000
Two untitled watercolors by Maqbool Fida Husain flank ‘Tulipes Rouge,’ a colorful floral still life by Roger Muhl; each work is estimated at $8,000-$12,000

CRANSTON, R.I. – Fine art by masters from America and the world at large will grace Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers’ Estate Fine Art & Antique Auction, scheduled for Monday, February 21 and beginning at 6 pm Eastern time. More than 350 lots, drawn from prominent estates and collections across New England, will be offered. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Jasper52 to offer strong lineup of paintings at Sept. 15 auction

Kelli Folsom, ‘Still Life: Jug, Fruits and Flowers,’ est. $600-$1,000
Kelli Folsom, ‘Still Life: Jug, Fruits and Flowers,’ est. $600-$1,000

NEW YORK – The world has expanded to embrace many more varieties of art media, but oils and watercolors retain their allure. Though the two time-tested art formats might not be as dominant as they once were, contemporary artists still routinely mix their palettes, prepare their canvases, and pick up their brushes to create scenes and images in the same way that artists did decades and centuries before.

On Wednesday, September 15, starting at 6 pm Eastern time, Jasper52 will stage an auction of Original Oil & Watercolor Paintings, consisting of 108 lots. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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