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Category: Drawings & Watercolors

  • Auction Industry

    Literary Illustrations from Children’s Classics Shine in Illustration Art at Swann July 16

    Theater Costume and Set Design, The New Yorker & More Also Feature Hilary Knight, Eloise with Valentine, variation of the image titled Sweet Heart in the book The 365 Days of Eloise: My Book of Holidays by Knight and Kay Thompson, 2015. Estimate $25,000 to $35,000. New York—Swann Galleries’ Thursday, July 16 sale of Illustration Art is set to…

    Literary Illustrations from Children’s Classics Shine in Illustration Art at Swann July 16
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    Crocker Art Museum - Big Names Small Art

    Non-objective painter Mel Prest focuses on color and perceptual visual relationships in her paintings. From afar, her works look like a single, solid color field. However, a closer view reveals multiple converging stripes of color. For Prest, painting is not a mere academic exercise. Instead, she strives to invoke a…

    TERRI BIANCO, Pansies in the Key of C
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    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    The upcoming Christie's sale will include a selection of post-war and contemporary art. One of the featured works is an oil on board piece from Wayne Thiebaud, an American printmaker and painter. He is known for his recurring still lifes of edible treats and everyday objects, such as vending machines,…

    Cecily Brown (b. 1969)
  • Exhibitions

    New faces join London Art Week for Summer 2020 Digital Event 3-10 July 2020

    Giacomo Raffaelli (Rome 1753 - 1836), Micromosaic Tabletop with the Doves of Pliny. First Quarter of the 19th century. Micromosaic, Nero Antico Marble, 133.5 × 70 cm. (52 ½ × 27 ½ in.) Image Courtesy of Brun Fine Art. LONDON.- The innovative digital presentation of London Art Week Summer 2020, taking place…

    New faces join London Art Week for Summer 2020 Digital Event 3-10 July 2020
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    Impressionist & Modern Art

    Henry Moore was a prominent 20th-century sculptor known for his abstract bronze works. His style used organic curves and both animal and human forms to reflect the hills of his childhood home in Yorkshire. The upcoming Impressionist & Modern Art Auction, presented by Bonhams, offers a cast bronze piece by…

    EDGAR DEGAS
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    Ancient | Near-Eastern | Asian Art

    The upcoming Ancient | Near-Eastern | Asian Art sale, presented by Artemis Gallery, highlights a painting by Masoud Yasami. An Iranian American artist, Yasami’s abstract multi-dimensional works deal with space, color, illusion, balance, and chaos. He uses a variety of mediums and materials to create his works. As the artist says, “For…

    Chinese Shang Dynasty Bronze Lidded Vessel (You)
  • Art Industry

    A new public commission by Mary Bauermeister opens at KölnSkulptur #10 in Cologne, Germany

    Mary Bauermeister (b.1934), Rübezahl, 2020, showing installation in progress, KölnSkulptur #10, Skulpturenpark Köln, Cologne, Germany, July 2020–Summer 2022; Photographer Simon Stockhausen Michael Rosenfeld Gallery is proud to announce the opening of a new site-specific work by Mary Bauermeister (b.1934) at Skulpturenpark Köln in Cologne, Germany. The installation, Rübezahl (2020), was commissioned for the tenth edition…

    A new public commission by Mary Bauermeister opens at KölnSkulptur #10 in Cologne, Germany
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    Fine Art, Asian Antiques, Jewelry, Porcelain

    The upcoming auction of Fine Art, Asian Antiques, Jewelry, and Porcelain, offered by Helmuth Stone Gallery, will highlight an original oil on canvas by Richard Hambleton. A Canadian artist known in part for his work as a street artist, Hambleton is also recognized for his gallery works of “shadow” figures.…

    Lyle Tayson (1924 - 2014) Indians of the Northwest
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    20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Afternoon Session

    The afternoon session of the 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, presented by Phillips, brings to auction over 100 fine art pieces. Featured among these lots is a painting from Damien Hirst's Spin series, inspired by psychedelic imagery. Hirst creates these works by throwing paint at a canvas attached…

    PAULINA OLOWSKA
  • Auction Industry

    Coeur D’alene Art Auction Returns To Bidsquare As It's Exclusive Online Bidding Partner For The 35th Annual Fine Western & American Art Auction

    NEW YORK — Every Western art lover's attention will turn toward the same place on July 25th, as The Coeur d'Alene Art Auction holds their 35th annual Fine Western & American Art auction from the Grand Sierra Resort in Reno. The catalog will include 264 selections of unparalleled quality, representing the most revered names the genre has…

    Coeur D’alene Art Auction Returns To Bidsquare As It's Exclusive Online Bidding Partner For The 35th Annual Fine Western & American Art Auction
  • Auction Industry

    Maps & Atlases at Swann July 9

    Audubon ‘Great Blue Heron’ Leads Sale John James Audubon, Great Blue Heron, Plate CCXI, hand-colored aquatint and engraved plate from Birds of America, London, 1834. Estimate $40,000 to $60,000. New York—Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books comet to auction at Swann Galleries on Thursday, July 9. American…

    Maps & Atlases at Swann July 9-2
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    The Ginny Williams Collection Evening Sale

    Ginny Williams was an avid art collector and dealer who revolutionized private and institutional art collection. An artist herself, Williams had an eye for detail, and her vision helped launch a successful career for many of her fellow women artists. The upcoming Ginny Williams Collection Evening Sale, offered by Sotheby's,…

    LEE KRASNER - RE-ECHO
  • Auction Industry

    African American Art In the Spotlight at Case’s July 11-12 Auction

    Sculptures and paintings by William Edmondson, Beauford Delaney, and Augusta Savage, along with two important African American quilts, headline the Summer Case Antiques Auction, set for July 11-12 at the company’s headquarters in Knoxville, Tennessee. The auction also offers a dazzling array of high-end estate jewelry and timepieces, American furniture and…

    African American Art In the Spotlight at Case’s July 11-12 Auction
  • Auction Industry

    Nye & Company's online Estate Treasures auction, July 8th, will feature objects for fine and decorative arts enthusiasts

    The auction, at 10 am Eastern, will be headlined by a wonderfully rich, diverse and eclectic collection from the estates of Cornelia and Simon Michael Bessie. Pair of porcelain Buddhist temple lions, Chinese. Nye & Company Auctioneers’ online-only Estate Treasures auction on Wednesday, July 8th, beginning at 10 am Eastern…

    Nye & Company's online Estate Treasures auction, July 8th, will feature objects for fine and decorative arts enthusiasts
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Early Pop Print by Lichtenstein Leads Contemporary Art at Swann

    New York—Swann Galleries will offer a sale of Contemporary Art on Thursday, June 25 with a standout selection of paintings and works on paper from notable Abstract Expressionists, Pop Artists, street artists of the 1980s, alongside contemporary multiples.  Leading the sale is Roy Lichtenstein’s celebrated color-screenprint Reverie, 1965—one of the…

    Early Pop Print by Lichtenstein Leads Contemporary Art at Swann
  • Exhibitions

    "Tomorrow's Stars": Sheeler and Lawrence - An Online Exhibition at Jonathan Boos

    In the Gallery's first online exhibition, Jonathan Boos presents "Tomorrow's Stars": Jacob Lawrence and Charles Sheeler in Conversation.  "Tomorrow's Stars": Lawrence & Sheeler Lawrence and Sheeler were brought together by pioneering art dealer Edith Halpert, who shaped the progression of American modern art from her Downtown Gallery in New York City.…

    Tomorrow's Stars Sheeler and Lawrence - An Online Exhibition at Jonathan Boos
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    American + European Art

    The sculpture titled Crest of the Wave exemplifies the most important period in the career of Harriet Whitney Frishmuth, an often-overlooked American sculptor of the early 20th century. Her work represents the influence of the New York dance scene. The standing pose of the available figure also reflects the artist’s…

    After Frederic Remington, The Mountain Man
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    Photography and Multiple Prints Auction

    Morton Subastas will offer a selection of photography and prints from artists such as Sergio Hernández, Pablo Picasso, Juan Soriano, and many others in the upcoming auction. Hernández is a Mexican Post-war and contemporary painter. Born in 1957, he is known for painting art as he witnesses it. A signed…

    JAVIER ARÉVALO, Códice.
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    C2: The Rites of Summer I

    American Realist sculptor John DeAndrea graduated from Colorado University, Boulder in 1965. At that time, abstraction dominated the American art scene. For a period, DeAndrea worked on abstract figurative pieces to fit in. However, because of his interest in the human form, he started working on lifecasting techniques to create…

    Roberto Fernandez Balbuena
  • Auction Industry

    Shannon's Online Fine Art Auction on Thursday, June 25th, features American Impressionism, 19th century art and more

    Shannon’s expanded schedule of Online Fine Art Auctions has been a treasure trove for new and seasoned collectors. The June 25th sale is no exception. Lot 73 – John Henry Twachtman (American, 1853-1902), A View of Greenwich Harbor, oil on board, signed, 15 1/2 x 18 1/4 inches, estimate: $20,000-$30,000.…

    Shannon's June 25th online fine art auction will feature American Impressionism, 19th century art