Leah Montalto - 12/07/2015A good art appraiser will have an excellent background, including a genuine passion for art and art history and years os study. For example at Art for Eternity, LLC, we both have degrees in art histroy. Howard Nowes, the Director, has a BA in Art History from Skidmore College, specializing in ancient and ethnographic art, and Leah Montalto has an MFA from Rhode Island School of Design with a minor in contemporary art history.
Ara Pacis Museum - 07/27/2015
'Feeding the Empire: Tales of food from Rome and Pompei' on view at Ara Pacis Museum
Howard Nowes - 5/12/2015Sculptures in Stone are For the Eternity
Howard Nowes - 04/05/2015
Many people are under the impression that ancient and ethnographic artifacts are cultural patrimony and individuals should not collect. And of course we do condone looting but I am talking about finding joy in the existing pool of legal artifacts that exist outside their host countries. These pieces excite and energize...
Howard Nowes taken from AAA Nat conference - 11/18/2013
Legal realities and issues of important and exporting art and antiques to and from the United States. Speakers were Michael Cohn, Michael Cohn Fine Art Consultants, LLC; Harmer Johnson, Tribal and Ancient Art; and myself, Howard Nowes, Art for Eternity LLC. The Appraisers Association of America's 2013 National Conference was held on...
Sebastian Fernandez - 3/31/13
An Exhibition Organized by Art for Eternity, Fernandez Leventhal Gallery, and David Zemanek
303 East 81st Street, New York, NY 10028
May 7th – June 6th
Howard M. Nowes AAA - 10/03/2012I composed this for the professional appraising community, so one can quickly and efficiently be brought up to date on how market dynamics; political and economic, have affected values of Ancien
Anthony Kurland, Jr. Ph.D - 04/09/2012
Images of the young maize god are among the most common in Mayan art, especially in ceramics, which were apparently designed (whatever their day-to-day use) as funerary offerings. This ceramic is remarkable both for its shape and for the virtuosity its treatment of a common theme. The young maize god offers a cache...
Dr. Richard Gill - 4/1/2011
Hello friends, I am an orthodontist by trade, but I do have an Anthropology degree, and an Anthropologist by heart. You should know a little truth about Quimbaya Indians. They were eaters of human flesh. Cannibals. They were eaters of human flesh. Cannibals. Pedro Cieza de Leon, the famous chronicler who traveled with...
Association of Art Museum Directors - 06/04/2010
Guideline in Acquisitions of Archaeological Material reguarding Ancient Art
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New York, NY 10021