Swann Auction Galleries to Auction the Art Collection of Richard A. Long

image001Swann Auction Galleries, the first major auction house to hold regular sales of African-American fine art, continues to present robust offerings in the category this fall, with the auction of the art collection of Richard A. Long on Thursday, October 9th 2014. Continue Reading →

I Am A Black Woman! Poster, Banneker’s Almanack And Much More At Swann Galleries

banneker1On March 27, Swann Galleries conducted their annual auction devoted to Printed & Manuscript African Americana, which attracted many institutional bidders and saw record results for rare books and other publications.

Shadows Uplifted: The Rise Of African Amercian Artist At Swann Galleries

Malvin Gray Johnson Along the Harlem RiverOn Thursday, February 13, Swann Galleries’ African-American Fine Art department will offer a curated auction titled Shadows Uplifted, which highlights the development of African-American artists in the 19th century and early 20th century. Continue Reading →