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  • Auction Industry

    Swann Galleries Presents Second Annual Auction of LGBTQ+ History and Culture

    August Auction to Benefit NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project Following the success of their inaugural Pride Sale in June of 2019, Swann Galleries will offer the upcoming LGBTQ+ Art, Material Culture, & History auction on August 13th, 2020. Nearly 300 lots will be presented, including key pieces from Robert Mapplethorpe,…

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    First Open

    Artist Simon Hantaï was known for his folded canvas paintings. Though Hantaï was briefly associated with the Surrealists, he eventually broke from the group to pursue gestural abstraction. This pursuit fueled years of experimentation, eventually leading to a breakthrough with his Pliage paintings. These works were created by folding the…

    Kenny Scharf (b. 1958) Black Rubble
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    Vintage & Contemporary Decorative Arts & Furnishings

    European furniture manufactured in the 1750s and 60s was popularly basketed under the Chippendale style. This type of furniture harmoniously blended three different design orientations: Gothic, Modern (Rococo), and Chinese. In a time when furniture trends were only named after monarchs, the Chippendale was the first-ever to find an identity…

    Five glass vases to include pair of amethyst Mary Gregory vases, pair of red Mary Gregory case glass vases having scene with boy holding a balloon
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    LGBTQ+ Art, Material Culture & History

    Much of Swann Galleries’ second annual auction highlighting the art, material culture, and history of the LGBTQ+ community contains items from the 20th century. There are also a few lots from the 19th century, including a pair of Oscar Wilde autographs, an albumen print of Wilde, and a portrait of…

    MARIETTE LYDIS (1887-1970)
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    Phillips Debuts Articker, a New Data-Driven Art Market Intelligence Tool

    Phillips has announced the debut of Articker, a groundbreaking proprietary technology product that aggregates open-source data on artists and artworks, providing unique insights into emerging market trends.  Developed in partnership between Phillips’ digital team and Articker, the platform will provide Phillips clients with unprecedented visibility on emerging trends in the art…

    Phillips Debuts Articker, a New Data-Driven Art Market Intelligence Tool
  • Exhibitions

    John Kissick’s Unveils His Solo Exhibition, ‘too near the bone’

    In spite of lockdown measures, artists like John Kissick have been creating work and finding new and exciting ways to exhibit. TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA, August 7, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Canadian artist John Kissick’s exhibition, too near the bone, was on display at Gallery House In Toronto from July 10th –…

    John Kissicks Unveils His Solo Exhibition, too near the bone
  • Auction House

    California Auction House Offers Free Online Auction Appraisals

    Michaan’s Auctions, a leading full-service auction house on the West Coast. ALAMEDA, CA, USA, August 7, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ -- California Auction House Offers Free Online Auction Appraisals Michaan’s Auctions, a leading full-service auction house on the West Coast, offers free online auction appraisals of antiques, fine art, furniture, Asian art…

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    Kelton Collection Leads Eldred’s Annual Marine Sale August 13

    East Dennis, Mass. – Eldred’s annual summer Marine Sale is highlighted this year by the Kelton Collection of Marine Art and Artifacts, a wide cross-section of paintings, ship models and rare navigational instruments amassed by California businessman Richard Kelton over a 30-year period. The annual auction, believed to be the only dedicated marine…

    Kelton Collection Leads Eldreds Annual Marine Sale August 13
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    Phillips' exclusive partnership with technology firm Articker set to transform art business intelligence

    Amoako Boafo (b.1984), The Lemon Bathing Suit, signed, inscribed and dated 'AMOAKO M BOAFO 2019 KING' centre right, oil on unstretched canvas, 205.7 x 193 cm (80 7/8 x 75 7/8 in.) Painted in 2019. Estimate £30,000 - 50,000. Result £675,000. Image courtesy of Phillips. NEW YORK, NY.- Today, Phillips announces the debut…

    Phillips exclusive partnership with technology firm Articker set to transform art business intelligence
  • Auction Industry

    Early rock concert posters from Estate of Perry Pfeffer, owner of Postercade, to be auctioned Aug. 14

    Rare and important Bob Dylan poster for Nov. 3, 1963 show produced by Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) at University Regent Theater, Syracuse, New York. Estimate $3,000-$5,000. SOUTHAMPTON, PA.- It’s far out, man. Stephenson’s August 14 auction of rock concert posters from the Estate of Perry Pfeffer will take you on a trip…

    Early rock concert posters from Estate of Perry Pfeffer, owner of Postercade, to be auctioned Aug. 14
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    Luxe Boutique Auction

    Available in the upcoming LUXE: Fine Art & Branded Luxury auction, presented by Palm Beach Modern Auction, is a life-size sculpture by artist George Segal. His works often drew inspiration from his own body and the people around him. The featured piece shows a man resting his head on his…

    Pair of Large Murano Lamps, Manner of Alberto Dona
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    Artist to Know: Katherine Bradford

    Paintings from Contemporary Artist Come Under the Hammer with Barridoff Galleries When asked to describe her work in three words, American artist Katherine Bradford chose “sparkly peopled landscapes.” Taken at face value, this description is accurate. Bradford, though considered a fixture of both the New York and Maine art scenes,…

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  • Auction Result

    Belle Epoque icons Mucha and Toulouse-Lautrec prevail in Poster Auctions International's Rare Posters Auction, July 21st

    Poster Auctions International’s (PAI) second sale of the year, July 21st, finished at $1.3 million in sales. Auction LXXXI proved an ongoing passion for posters The great mythologizer of Montmartre, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, maintained his appeal to bidders. His 1894 Eldorado / Aristide Bruant changed hands for $78,000. NEW YORK…

    Belle Epoque icons Mucha and Toulouse-Lautrec prevail in Poster Auctions Internationals Rare Posters Auction July 21st
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    Contemporary Collector

    Japanese painter and sculptor Takashi Murakami is known for his artworks blurring the gap between fine and commercial art. Often compared to the likes of Andy Warhol and Jeff Koons, Murakami’s style is a combination of contemporary Japanese and Pop art. The upcoming Contemporary Collector auction, presented by Doyle, features…

    Lawrence Steven Faden American, b. 1942 Ying Yang for Kerkam, 1985
  • Exhibitions

    Monhegan Museum Acquires George Bellows Portrait of Museum Co-Founder as a Child

    The Monhegan Museum of Art & History has acquired a 1914 painting by George Bellows (1882-1925) of Jacqueline “Jackie” Hudson (1910-2001) as a child. Jackie Hudson would later become a painter in her own right and a co-founder of the museum in 1968. The museum purchased the work at auction in…

    Monhegan Museum Acquires George Bellows Portrait of Museum Co-Founder as a Child
  • Auction Industry

    Eccentric, astonishing, fascinating - the extraordinary Tony Parker Collection comes to auction at Ewbank's in Surrey

    Tony Parker's home in the south of England was covered wall to wall, ceiling to floor in his beloved rock, pop and entertainment memorabilia. WOKING.- What do a vampire hunter’s kit, a fossilised penis bone from a walrus, a Star Trek latex Borg mask and original memorabilia from the TV gameshow…

    Eccentric astonishing fascinating - the extraordinary Tony Parker Collection comes to auction at Ewbanks in Surrey
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    Prints and Multiple Auction

    In 1968, the great Mexican printmaker, José Luis Cuevas, created a portfolio of 11 lithographs. The series, called Crimes by Cuevas, featured paintings describing criminality in history. An edition of that series is available in the upcoming auction of prints and multiples, offered by Morton Subastas. One lithograph from the…

    THEO TOBIASSE, Les Meres Bibliques, 1984 a) Sarah b) Rebecca c) Rachael, Signed, Lithographies
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    Lapidary Arts, Gemstones and Minerals including Natural History

    In Bonhams’ upcoming auction of Lapidary Arts, Gemstones, and Minerals Including Natural History is a notable collection of 850 Jerusalem eggs. Each egg in the collection was handmade by master gemstone craftsman Dieter Jerusalem, now retired, to the “classic” Idar size specifications of 58mm high (considered to be the perfect…

    RUSSIAN RED AMMONITE
  • Auction Result

    $12.2 million Lalanne menagerie drives Sotheby's record-breaking Design Sales in New York

    The sale offered 55 of his rarest & most important forms, all emerging from a private collection in Jackson, Wyoming. Courtesy Sotheby's. NEW YORK, NY.-Sotheby’s summer auctions of 20th & 21st Century Design concluded last Thursday in New York, with an exceptional total of $22 million against a pre-sale high estimate…

    $12.2 million Lalanne menagerie drives Sothebys record-breaking Design Sales in New York
  • Art Fairs

    Philadelphia Gallery Announces Participation in Hamptons Virtual Art Fair

    Electrifying by Chris Cox, Oil on Canvas, 30 x 40 in. Bluestone Fine Art Gallery in Old City Philadelphia is please to announce their participation in the Hamptons Virtual Art Fair (HVAF), featuring Post-war and Contemporary art.  HVAF is a new digital intuitive for Summer Hamptons 2020 that takes the place…

    Philadelphia Gallery Announces Participation in Hamptons Virtual Art Fair