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Category: Drawings & Watercolors

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    Paintings, Drawings, Prints & Multiples, Photography

    The upcoming Paintings, Drawings, Prints & Multiples, Photography event, presented by Bertolami Fine Art, highlights a photolithograph for Christo and Jeanne-Claude’s 1974 installation titled The Wrapped Roman Wall. The 2,000-year-old Aurelian Wall was built by Emperor Marcus Aurelius to surround the city of Rome. For 40 days in February and March of 1974,…

    (Vladimirov Yavachev) Christo The Wall - Wrapped Roman Wall,1973-1974 Photolithograph
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    From the Walls of Keith Haring

    Sotheby’s Offers Works from the Artist’s Personal Collection in a Benefit Sale “I love paintings too much, love color too much, love seeing too much, love feeling too much, love art too much, love too much,” Keith Haring said shortly before receiving his fatal AIDS diagnosis in 1988. Though Haring’s…

    From the Walls of Keith Haring1
  • Exhibitions

    New Gagosian Gallery in Athens opens with exhibition featuring Brice Marden

    Brice Marden, Years 3, 2011. Oil on marble, 17 3/8 x 31 1/2 x 7/8 in. 44.1 x 80 x 2.2 cm © 2020 Brice Marden/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo: Rob McKeever. Courtesy Gagosian. ATHENS.-Gagosian is presenting Marbles and Drawings, an exhibition of paintings and works on paper by…

    New Gagosian Gallery in Athens opens with exhibition featuring Brice Marden
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    New Now

    Figurative painter Claire Tabouret's work combines layers and textures, revealing a shift in reality. Her popularity is driven by the art’s visual appeal and reflection on themes of conflict, sexuality, and desire. Admiring the intense figures depicted in her paintings, Bugada & Cargnel write, “Certain faces are turned toward the…

    Otis Kwame Kye Quaicoe
  • Artists

    Berry Campbell Gallery Presents Ann Purcell: Kali Poem Series

    PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BERRY CAMPBELL GALLERY PRESENTS ANN PURCELL: KALI POEM SERIES NEW YORK, NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 22, 2020 – Berry Campbell Gallery is pleased to announce an important exhibition curated from Ann Purcell’s “Kali Poem” series.  For Purcell, the desire to achieve more spontaneity led to this series,…

    Berry Campbell Gallery Presents Ann Purcell: Kali Poem Series
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    Post War and Contemporary Art

    Alexander Calder, Mel Ramos, and Bob Thompson are just a few of the artists highlighted in the upcoming Post War and Contemporary Art auction, presented by Hindman. At the top of the sale is a sculpture by Alexander Calder, an American artist known for his abstract hanging sculptures made with…

    Gladys Nilsson (American, b. 1940) Untitled (Hairy Legged, Star TattooedGiantess in Striped Dress Skipping Rope), c. 1965
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    American and European Art

    Nature is often dramatized in Marvin Cone's paintings, providing a testament to his belief that art should comment on life. Cone was a graduate of the Art Institute of Chicago but spent most of his career in rural Iowa, the landscape that inspired his artistic style. He was also friends…

    Nellie Augusta Knopf (American, 1875-1962) Garden Flowers, September Bouquet, 1926
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    Olympia Auctions announces highlights included in the British and Continental Pictures and Prints Auction

    Jacques Francois Carabain (1834-1933), Street Scene. Signed and dated l.l. J. Carabain f 58, oil on canvas, 74 x 92 cm / 29 x 36 in. Estimate: £2,000 - £2,500. LONDON.- The British and Continental Pictures and Prints Auction of 227 lots taking place on 22nd September commences the Autumn auction…

    Olympia Auctions announces highlights included in the British and Continental Pictures and Prints Auction
  • Art Fairs

    IFPDA Announces Hybrid In-person/online Fair In Conjunction With Dynamic Print Month Programs From The Met, Frick, Smithsonian, And More

    New York, NY: September 21, 2020: The International Fine Print Dealers Association (IFPDA) is pleased to announce 100 exhibitors for its first hybrid in-person/online fair, running October 7 through November 1, 2020. Collectors can schedule socially distanced in-person visits or private Zoom tours with 70 exhibitors, which are installing physical “booths” in…

    IFPDA Announces Hybrid In-person online Fair
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    From A Universal Collector – The Olbricht Collection

    Cindy Sherman’s self-portraits have defined her artistic career after over four decades of development. By placing herself in different scenes and roles, she has intimately explored perceptions of feminism and representation. Van Ham’s upcoming auction of the Olbricht Collection will highlight three Sherman self-portraits, including a black-and-white print from her…

    LARGE MALACHITE CLUSTER.
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Savannah’s Everard Auctions presents Fine and Decorative Art from Southern Estates and Private Owners in online-only auction closing October 8

    Featured: Superb Stephen Scott Young watercolor of African-American boy, 27 artworks from Estate of Judie Weiss, including works by Andre Derain and Josef Foshko Stephen Scott Young (FL/SC/Bahamas, b. 1957-), Tenth Son, Watercolor, 21 x 29¼in (sight), signed and dated ’99 at lower right, inscribed ‘First Study Shelley’s Brother. Estimate:…

    Savannahs Everard Auctions presents Fine and Decorative Art from Southern Estates and Private Owners in online-only auction closing October 8
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    A Lasting Engagement: The Jane and Kito de Boer Collection

    Jane and Kito de Boer realized their love for Indian culture once they started living in the country. They focused on art because it was a component of the culture that they could carry with them internationally. The de Boers eventually acquired one of the largest and most varied private…

    ATTRIBUTED TO HEMENDRANATH MAZUMDAR (1894-1948)
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    More Is More On The Red Carpet At Benefit Shop Foundation Sept. 30

    Less is not always more. Sometimes more is more and this certainly seems to be the case this fall at The Benefit Shop Foundation Inc.,which has a busy auction season scheduled, kicking off with its Red Carpet auction on Wednesday, Sept. 30, at 10 am, filled with several fine estates…

    More Is More On The Red Carpet At Benefit Shop Foundation Sept. 30
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    Migrate Art announces highlights included in charity auction

    Anish Kapoor, Scorched Earth 202030 x 42 cm. Acrylic on paper. Image courtesy the artist and Migrate Art. LONDON.-Migrate Art has today announced details of ‘Scorched Earth’ a charity auction and exhibition of new works by leading artists, organised in direct response to the widespread deliberate destruction of crop fields in…

    Migrate Art announces highlights included in charity auction
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    Museum of Wisconsin Art - LIVE Auction

    Artist Rafael Francisco Salas is known for his depictions of life in rural Wisconsin. His influences are taken from American tradition and rural surroundings. He believes his work “speaks to an indignant desire for a dream continually just beyond reach.” One of the highlighted lots in the upcoming Museum of…

    FRED STONEHOUSE, The Sound of Night
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    Museum of Wisconsin Art - SILENT Auction

    American contemporary artist Beth Lipman’s works address themes associated with materiality and temporality. Referencing the work of 16th and 17th-century European painters, she combines traditional glass-working techniques with conceptual themes. One of the highlighted lots in the upcoming Museum of Wisconsin Art Silent Auction, presented by the Museum of Wisconsin…

    BEN GRANT, Untitled, no. 110
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    Fine Paintings & Sculpture

    The artistic duo Christo and Jeanne-Claude were best known for their large scale works, wrapping buildings and landscapes in lengths of fabric. Among their most famous works was The Pont Neuf Wrapped, which was staged on Paris’ oldest bridge. After a decade of negotiation, Christo and Jeanne-Claude finally got permission…

    Anglo-American School, 19th Century Boy in a Gray Suit Holding a Rifle
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    Fine Prints & Photographs

    One of the most famous photographers of America, Ansel Adams, once said, “You don't take a photograph, you make it.” Adams believed the technique of capturing a photograph is in itself a fine art. This belief would later help throw light on the significance of conserving wilderness areas such as…

    Vija Celmins (Latvian-American, b. 1938) Untitled (Ocean)
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    British & Continental Pictures and Prints

    John Piper was known for his landscape scenes of ruins, painted in the style of the 19th-century English Romantics. Piper’s wartime works became widely recognized after World War II. The artist worked on a series of street scenes that showed the destruction of iconic British churches, monuments, and buildings due…

    CHARLES JAMES FOX (1822-1904)
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    Auction prices that take your breath away

    Nicolas Party, Untitled (Landscape), 2013. Estimate: $60,000-80,000. Image courtesy of Phillips.by Ted Loos NEW YORK(NYT NEWS SERVICE).- Sale prices that wildly exceed expectations give a jolt of excitement to art auctions. In the prepandemic days of live audiences, a gasp from the crowd might be heard. Though much of the action…

    Auction prices that take your breath away.