Category Archives: Art Auctions

RECORD-BREAKING RESULTS AND AN EXCEPTIONAL SINGLE-OWNER COLLECTION STEAL THE SHOW IN RAGO’S $5M JANUARY DESIGN AUCTION

Lambertville, NJ: Rago Arts and Auction Center’s January Design Auction saw the sale of $5,023,831 in property over the weekend of January 21-22. The auction’s top lot, a unique and highly important cabinet by Paul Evans, sold for $382,000, setting a new auction record for the Delaware Valley Modernist. Also of note, the single owner […]

NATIONALLY KNOWN, EXPERT APPRAISERS IN PALM BEACH AREA FROM FEB 14-17

Palm Beach, FL: Sebastian Clarke, Specialist in Furniture and Decorative Arts, and Katherine Van Dell, Director of the Jewelry Department at Rago Auctions will be in the Palm Beach area from February 14-17 to meet with clients and prospective consignors. Rago, one of the leading auction houses in the U.S., has an established track record […]

RAGO UNVEILS NEW PROPERTY MANAGEMENT SERVICE; RAGO RE

Lambertville, NJ: In 2017, Rago expands into the realm of personal property management with our new service; Rago RE. Rago RE was created to better serve Rago consignors who are downsizing their homes or otherwise reducing household contents beyond the property that Rago can sell at auction or manage through Estate Services. The property management […]

EXCEPTIONAL WORKS BY EVANS, NAKASHIMA, CHIHULY AND MORE IN RAGO’S January 21,22 Auctions

PAUL EVANS, GEORGE NAKASHIMA, WILLIAM HUNT DIEDERICH, HARRY BERTOIA, TIFFANY STUDIOS, VAN BRIGGLE, ADELAIDE ROBINEAU, WILLIAM MORRIS, YOICHI OHIRA AND DALE CHIHULY AMONG HIGHLIGHTS OF RAGO’S JANUARY 21–22 AUCTIONS Lambertville, NJ – On Saturday, January 21 and Sunday, January 22, Rago will hold auctions of Early 20th Century and Modern Design. The Collection of Dr. […]

RAGO’S NEW REMIX AUCTION ENJOYS 93% SELL-THROUGH RATE ON INAUGURAL RUN

Lambertville, NJ: Rago Arts and Auction Center’s Remix: Timeless Style Auction brought in $419,725 on Friday, December 2 and enjoyed a sell-through rate of 93%; an impressive showing for a new auction series that curates a mix of contemporary art and furnishings with art and furnishings from Rococo to Anglo-Indian and Americana. Works of Art […]

RAGO PREMIERS REMIX – A DESIGN AUCTION WHERE OLD SCHOOL MEETS NEW SCHOOL

Lambertville, NJ – On Friday, December 2 at 2pm, Rago premieres Remix – an auction dedicated to the belief that the most livable and interesting rooms can’t be pinned to a decade or design period. To prove it, Rago has curated a mix of contemporary design with everything from Rococo to Anglo-Indian and Americana. “Every […]

ALLAN STONE AND ADRIANA WILLIAMS COLLECTIONS DRAW ATTENTION TO RAGO’S NOVEMBER 5 AUCTIONS

Lambertville, NJ – On Saturday, November 5, 2016, Rago will hold auctions of 19th/20th Century American and European Art and Post-War/Contemporary Art including selections from the Allan Stone Collection. This auction series will also include the sale of Intoxicated by Art: The Collection of Adriana Williams featuring fine and decorative art including works by Mexican artists […]

Princeton University Art Museum Curator Karl Kusserow Discusses The Legacy of American Portraiture at Rago on November 1

Lambertville, NJ: Karl Kusserow is an author, lecturer and curator who has spent much of his career studying the meaning and influence of portraits in American culture. On November 1, Karl Kusserow will speak at Rago Arts and Auction Center on the history of American portraiture. Karl Kusserow joined the Princeton University Art Museum in […]