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Category: Sculptures and Carvings

  • Auction Industry

    Large, long-held Miro artwork to lead Stephenson's Oct. 30 Fine & Decorative Arts

    Joan Miro (Spanish, 1893-1983), ‘Sculpture et Ceramics,’ 1973, artist's proof on Arches paper, pencil-signed by artist with additional notation “H.C.” Created as signature art for Miro exhibition at Fondation Maeght in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France, June 1973. Size: 41½ by 31½ inches (framed), 33¾ by 23¾ inches sight. Provenance: Galerie Maeght (Paris),…

    Large, long-held Miro artwork to lead Stephenson's Oct. 30 Fine & Decorative Arts
  • Auction Industry

    Freeman's announces latest Modern & Contemporary Art auction with fresh-to-market works

    An important double figure sculpture by British Modernist Lynn Chadwick will come to the market for the first time in decades. PHILADELPHIA, PA.- On November 17th, 2020, Freeman’s will hold its latest Modern & Contemporary Art auction. The auction includes several notable single-owner sections of important works from prominent collections, all of which…

    Freemans announces latest Modern & Contemporary Art auction with fresh-to-market works
  • Auction Preview

    Traditional Decorative Arts & Objects with a Modern Twist

    Stash by Lee Stanton’s upcoming Traditional Decorative Arts Pieces with a Modern Twist auction offers a selection of decorative art that combines traditional craftsmanship with modern designs. A glazed vase from the British studio pottery movement will be featured in the event. The British studio pottery movement was founded by…

    GLAZED POT
  • Auction Preview

    Neue Auctions Presents Tale of Two Artists: Erté and Louis Icart

    Roman Petrovich Tyrtov was the son of a distinguished Russian admiral and was expected to follow in his father's footsteps. In 1910, though, he moved to Paris to become an artist. He changed his name to Erté to avoid bringing shame to his family. Now, Neue Auctions will offer numerous…

    Erte Bronze Zeus and Hera
  • Auction Preview

    Hindman Brings Sports Memorabilia to Auction

    Hindman’s Sports Memorabilia auction will present a baseball signed by Babe Ruth, one of the 20th century’s most celebrated athletes. Ruth has been dubbed an “American legend” for his skills in the field. He played a key role in transforming the New York Yankees into an iconic baseball team. Throughout…

    A Babe Ruth Single Signed Baseball (Beckett Authentication Services Encapsulated)
  • Exhibitions

    Watts Gallery Trust receives lifeline grant from £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund

    Watts Gallery Trust's Art for All learning programme delivers transformative workshops for socially excluded and vulnerable groups. COMPTON.-Watts Gallery Trust has been awarded £421,980 as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF) to help face the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure they have a sustainable…

    Watts Gallery Trust receives lifeline grant from £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund
  • Auction Preview

    Dalva Brothers: Parisian Taste In New York

    The Dalva Brothers is a third-generation firm specializing in 18th-century decorative arts from numerous countries. They've sold pieces to the Louvre, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and others. Christie's presents an auction with over 250 lots from the Dalva Brothers firm, particularly featuring French furniture. One of the highlighted lots…

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU, GLASS AND PORCELAIN VASES
  • Auction Industry

    Upcoming Akiba Antiques Sale Explores Sculpture and Form

    Over 500 lots from around the world will be available in Akiba Antiques’ upcoming auction. Held on October 20th, 2020, at 2:00 PM EDT, the sale will include works from Victorian England, the French Empire, the Czech Republic, and beyond. The auction gives special focus to sculptures and decorative art.…

    Upcoming Akiba Antiques Sale Explores Sculpture and Form2
  • Auction Preview

    American Presidential Memorabilia Comes to Auction with Bonhams

    Following the September 11th, 2001 attacks, collector Jim Warlick became concerned that children would stop visiting Washington, D.C. to learn about American history. He decided to take his collection of American presidential memorabilia on the road to fill the need. 20 years later, part of his “American Presidential Experience” traveling…

    John F. Kennedy White 1963 Lincoln Limo One That Carried Him The Morning Of November 22, 1963
  • Auction Preview

    Cars from Aston Martin, Bentley, and Others Offered by Bonhams

    In 1930, Bentley aimed to produce a car that could go "100mph without noise," according to their advertising. This was particularly ambitious because, behind the scenes, Bentley was on the verge of bankruptcy. The company made good on their promise with the 1931 Bentley 8-Liter Tourer, an example of which…

    1969 FORD MUSTANG BOSS 429
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Heritage’s Erté Art & Design Auction Spotlights 80 Years of Artwork

    Renowned Russian-born French designer made mark with graphic art, sculpture The Alphabet Suite with original box 26 plates 1976 DALLAS, Texas (October 1, 2020) – A suite of 26 serigraphs on paper depicting each letter in the English language by Russian-born French artist Erté is among the top draws in Heritage…

    Erté Art & Design Auction
  • Auction Industry

    Guernsey's to offer treasures once owned by Michael Jackson

    The Jackson 5's First Label Contract. Estimate $50,000 - $100,000. NEW YORK, NY.- On October 23rd, an auction of beloved items once owned by Michael Jackson will be sold online by Guernsey’s. The items can be previewed and bid upon now at liveauctioneers.com, invaluable.com and bidsquare.com. In 2009, a major collection of…

    Guernseys to offer treasures once owned by Michael Jackson
  • Exhibitions

    NGV announces more than 100 artists and designers for NGV Triennial 2020

    Spanning art, design, and architecture, NGV Triennial will present works of drawing, photography, film, tapestry, sculpture, lighting design, fashion design and more. MELBOURNE.- Exploring some of the most globally relevant and pressing issues of our time, including isolation, representation and speculation on the future, the NGV Triennial will present a large-scale exhibition of…

    NGV announces more than 100 artists and designers for NGV Triennial 2020
  • Artists, Auction Industry

    Artist to Know: Allan Houser

    Hindman Presents Earth Mother Sculpture by Prominent Chiricahua Apache Artist In 1848, Mexico ceded over 500,000 square miles of land to a rapidly growing United States in the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. Though the treaty ended the relatively short Mexican-American War, it marked the beginning of a long struggle for…

    Artist to Know Allan Houser1
  • Auction Industry

    Storm King Marks 60th Anniversary with Artist-Led Online Programs and Benefit Auction

    Storm King Art Center is the 500-acre outdoor museum located in New York’s Hudson Valley, where visitors experience large-scale sculpture and site-specific commissions under open sky. Andy Goldsworthy, Storm King Art Center In lieu of its Annual Gala in New York City, Storm King Art Center will host a series…

    Storm King Marks 60th Anniversary with Artist-Led Online Programs and Benefit Auction
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Everard goes back to the future on Oct. 14 with super-exotic 1960s concept cars and sculptural art from Estate of John Bucci

    Space Age vehicle ‘La Shabbla’ created a frenzy at the 1964 NY World’s Fair, while stablemate ‘La Trieste’ stopped traffic when driven around Italy in 1967 John Bucci (Italian/American, 1935-2019), metal and yellow resin console table (glass top not included), 36½ x 33 x 10 1/8in. Estimate $300-$500 SAVANNAH, Ga.…

    Everard goes back to the future on Oct. 14 with super-exotic 1960s concept cars and sculptural art from Estate of John Bucci
  • Auction Preview

    Oddities, Curiosities, and Wonders

    Also known as the hook-lipped rhinoceros, the black rhinoceros is a species native to eastern and southern Africa. Though the rhinoceros is called ‘black,’ its colors vary from brown to gray. One of the noteworthy lots in the upcoming Oddities, Curiosities, and Wonders auction, presented by Bertolami Fine Art, is…

    BLACK RHINOS
  • Auction Industry

    Sterling Associates announces highlights of Estates Auction

    ‘Chips That Pass in the Night,’ oil-on-canvas, 16.5 x 19.5in, possibly American or English. Titled, dated (1898) and artist-signed (indistinctly) on back of frame. Estimate $3,000-$4,000. NORWOOD, NJ.-Sterling Associates, Bergen County, New Jersey’s foremost estate specialists, will conduct this year’s edition of their popular Fall Collectors Estate Auction on Wednesday,…

    Sterling Associates announces highlights of Estates Auction
  • Exhibitions

    Special Exhibition: Vintage Posters from the Golden Gate International Exposition of 1939-1940 at Spencer Helfen Fine Arts

    September 22, 2020 – Ongoing We are pleased to present several rare and important vintage advertising posters for the Golden Gate International Exposition of 1939-1940 on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of that enchanting event. Shawl, Nyeland & Seavey, "1939 World’s Fair on San Francisco Bay," 1937 The Golden…

    Special Exhibition
  • Auction Preview

    Premier Auctions | Session I

    Highlighted in the first session of Brunk Auctions’ upcoming event is a 1964 Lincoln Continental sedan from the Ford Motor Company. Since 1939, the division of Lincoln Continental was led by Edsel Ford, son of the founder Henry Ford. He produced personal luxury convertible cars as vacation vehicles. The featured…

    Cartier La Dona 18kt. Diamond Watch