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Rockwell Family Presses for Berkshire Museum to Halt Art Sales
ArtfixDaily
Members of Norman Rockwell's family met with the Massachusetts attorney general's office last week to voice opposition to the planned sale by the Berkshire Museum of two works by the artist. The artist gave "Shuffleton's Barber Shop" and "Shaftsbury ...

Posted: October 17, 2017, 7:12 pm

NewsOK.com

What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 17, 2016: Check out the 'Cowboy Crossings' exhibit at the National Cowboy Museum
NewsOK.com
"Cowboy Crossings," one of the nation's foremost annual Western art sales and exhibitions, is open to the public at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63. During the Oct. 5-7 opening weekend, gross sales exceeded $986,310, with a ...

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Posted: October 17, 2017, 1:27 pm

Sworders seeks to boost its fine art auctions with appointment of former CSK and Sotheby's specialist
antiquestradegazette.com
Oakley spent nearly 10 years at CSK, working there from 2004-2013, rising to become head of Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite and British Impressionist, Maritime and Sporting Art sales. Highlights of her tenure included the £1.6 million Lehman Brothers ...

Posted: October 17, 2017, 10:30 am

artnet News

Sotheby's Auction to Help Survivors of Grenfell Tower Fire Raises Over $2.5 Million
artnet News
The charity auction Art for Grenfell at Sotheby's London last night, October 16, proved again how artists are often the most generous donors. The sale raised nearly £1.9 million (over $2.5 million), with the biggest cheer in the sellout, 31 lot-sale ...

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Posted: October 17, 2017, 9:12 am

ARTnews

Aiming to Halt Berkshire Museum Sales, Rockwell Family Meets with ...
ARTnews
Norman Rockwell, Shuffleton's Barbershop, 1950. The artist donated the painting to the Berkshire Museum, which is planning to sell it at auction next month.

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Posted: October 16, 2017, 9:06 pm

CNBC

Killing the estate tax could help art sales, Sotheby's CEO says
CNBC
But Sotheby's CEO Tad Smith told CNBC that the estate tax actually puts a lid on sales since families wait until a family member's death to put works up for sale. That's because of the "step-up in basis" in which assets like art that have appreciated ...

Posted: October 16, 2017, 3:34 pm

Letter: Find ways to counter art sales polarization | The Berkshire ...
Berkshire Eagle
I have lived and worked in Pittsfield for over 20 years and have taken my children and grandchildren to the Berkshire Museum. We have enjoyed the unique ...

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Posted: October 15, 2017, 5:07 pm

Letter: Find ways to counter art sales polarization
Berkshire Eagle
Did they think the community didn't value these works of art? They should know by now that a large number of people do care and actually want input regarding alternative plans. Why are they ignoring these people and actually questioning their motives?

Posted: October 15, 2017, 5:07 pm

WGN Radio

What does it take to elevate the art of sales? | WGN Radio - 720 AM
WGN Radio
It's a special Friday night edition of “The Download on Chicago Business” sponsored by Signature Bank. Tonight, Justin speaks with GrowthPlay co-founder and ...

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Posted: October 14, 2017, 3:40 am

Telegraph.co.uk

Art Auction Sales: Frieze Art Fair London - The Telegraph
Telegraph.co.uk
In 2003, the first Frieze Art Fair was staged in London in October partly to coincide with the 'mid-season' contemporary art auctions which would rustle up about ...

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Posted: October 10, 2017, 9:14 am