American painter and graphic artist Robert Rauschenberg’s paintings are shown in museums around the world. Mixed media paintings by the artist are vivid, abstract, and use different techniques to achieve various effects. Available on the first day of the upcoming New Year’s Signature Estates Auction presented by Ahlers & Ogletree is a piece by Rauschenberg. The abstract painting imitates satellites, utensils, 3-D constructs, and medallions.
The auction also features a horse sculpture from the Han Dynasty. The horse has an open mouth, bulging eyes, clipped mane, upright tail, and long neck. Brought into China from Central Asia during the second century B.C., this new breed of horses became the image of prestige and power during the Han Dynasty. Horse sculptures such as the one available were an important element of aristocratic tombs. Also offered in the sale are contemporary lithographs and prints by Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall, Louise Nevelson, David Nash, and many more. Native American art, handbags, wooden sculptures, and Chinese vases are highlighted in the auction. Explore the full listings and register to bid online on Bidsquare.
# of Lots:587
Price Range:$100 - $30,000
Interesting lots include:
|Item Image||Item Name||Estimate|
|Robert Rauschenberg, 1986 Mixed Media Work|| Estimate: |
|Massive Chinese Han Dynasty Sichuan Prancing Horse|| Estimate: |
|Steinway Model L Grand Piano with Bench, 1925|| Estimate: |
|Chinese Double Handled Porcelain Suantouping Vase|| Estimate: |
|Pair, Folke Ohlsson for Dux Lounge Chairs, C. 1958|| Estimate: |
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