Whistler, Nocturne, Blue and Gold, Battersea Bridge, Tate, oil painting

American Art Finds Fans Worldwide

Published on January 17th, 2015 by Nina Sangimino

Starting with the Hudson River School painters, the Grand Tour became an important part of an American artist’s education. An extended trip throughout Europe to study classic art and architecture was required …continue reading or post a comment

Rittenberg, Red Lacquer Box

The Red Lacquer Box

Published on December 19th, 2014 by Alison Kowalski

Among the paintings featured in Questroyal’s new publication, 21 Under 21, Henry Rittenberg’s The Red Lacquer Box has received notable attention. …continue reading or post a comment

Thomas Cole, Tower with Moonlight, oil on canvas. Collection of David and Laura Grey. Image from www.explorethomascole.org

Thomas Cole National Historic Site Receives Exciting Donation

Published on December 9th, 2014 by Mishele Begun

Longtime friends of Questroyal, David and Laura Grey have spent years cultivating an impressive collection of American art. Recently, they generously donated Tower by Moonlight by Thomas Cole to the Thomas Cole National Historic Site. …continue reading or post a comment

OKeeffe Jimson Weed

Reflections on November’s American Art Auctions

Published on December 4th, 2014 by Lou Salerno

A review of last month’s auction results as seen through the lens of a disciplined analyst would likely be characterized as lackluster, excepting …continue reading or post a comment

Moran-A-Side-Canyon-AZ

Western Grandeur

Published on November 15th, 2014 by Mishele Begun

This fall the Palm Springs Art Museum is presenting an exhibition of landscape and genre paintings in a show entitled A Grand Adventure: American Art of the West. …continue reading or post a comment

William Glackens, Street Cleaners Washington Square, The Barnes Foundation

William Glackens Immortalized at The Barnes Foundation

Published on November 5th, 2014 by Chloe Heins

The demand for works by members of The Eight, specifically William Glackens, has reached new highs. Driven by fresh interest in the 1913 Armory Show, in part a result of The New-York Historical Society’s commemorative exhibition last year, Glackens and his fellow …continue reading or post a comment

The Marginal Way-Ogunquit Maine

A Family Affair in Ogunquit, Maine

Published on October 30th, 2014 by Shannon Cassell

Tomorrow marks the closing of the Ogunquit Museum of Art’s season, as well as the end of one of its most impressive shows to date, Andrew Wyeth: The Linda L. Bean Collection. …continue reading or post a comment

Jamie Wyeth, Rolling Jack-o-Lantern, Questroyal Fine Art

Witches and Wyeths

Published on October 17th, 2014 by Chloe Heins

What is it about Halloween? For most, it creates vivid childhood memories that continue to haunt us through adult nostalgia. Mine involve …continue reading or post a comment

Henry Martin Gasser, Waterfront, The Butler Institute of American Art

Five Things You Should Know About Henry Martin Gasser

Published on October 10th, 2014 by Chloe Heins

Henry Martin Gasser’s Snow Along the Waterfront is featured as plate 10 of our new catalogue, Important American Paintings, Volume XV: Now. So far, this painting has received the most attention out of the fifty works included. …continue reading or post a comment

Thomas Hart Benton, America Today, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Benton’s “America Today” Transcends Time and Place

Published on October 3rd, 2014 by Shannon Cassell

As I left Questroyal this Wednesday afternoon, I was filled with an anticipation that recalled grade school field trips—I was excited to experience something that I had long heard of yet was just about to experience for myself. …continue reading or post a comment