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Category: Posters, Prints & Multiples

  • Auction Result, Press Release

    Seven Artists Records for Travel Posters at Swann

    Auction Discoveries: Frank Lemen and Anthony Hansen Paul George Lawler, San Francisco – Hawaii Overnight / Via Pan Am.- To the Orient, 1939. Sold for $21,250, a record for the artist. RARE & IMPORTANT TRAVEL POSTERS Sale 2547; October 15, 2020 Sale total: $634,341 Estimates for sale as a whole: $477,320–$718,130…

    Seven Artists Records for Travel Posters at Swann
  • Auction Industry

    The Spookiest Items Coming to Auction This Halloween

    Halloween may look different during a public health crisis, but many auction houses are still bringing the spirit of the season to bidders. Auction Daily surveyed the offerings to find the spookiest lots. Ghosts at Morton Subastas  October 29th, 2020 at 8:00 PM EDT Mariana Yampolsky, La novia fantasma, 1999.…

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  • Auction Result, Press Release

    Chanel by Warhol Brings $225,000; Applause by Banksy Sells for Seven Times the Estimate for $57,500

    Heritage Auctions’ $2 million Prints & Multiples event sparks intense bidder interest, Oct. 20 Andy Warhol (1928-1987). Chanel, from Ads, 1985. Screenprint in colors on Lenox Museum Board. 38 x 38 inches DALLAS, Texas (October 21, 2020) – Bidders’ appetites for big-name artists exceeded all expectations in Heritage Auctions’ $2 million Prints…

    Chanel by Warhol Brings $225,000; Applause by Banksy Sells for Seven Times the Estimate for $57,500
  • 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 Result

    Auction Results: 15 Artists Break Auction Records at Swann’s American Art Sale

    15 record-smashing paintings brought a major boost to Swann Galleries’ American Art sale with an auction total of over USD 1,000,000. This fall auction concluded on Thursday, September 17th, 2020, highlighting the works of leading artists from the late-19th through the mid-20th centuries. Among 264 lots, the event had an…

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  • 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 Industry

    World’s First Mixed Reality Artwork from Marina Abramović Comes Under the Christie’s Hammer

    In February of 2019, visitors to London’s Serpentine Galleries found themselves face-to-face with a holographic version of Marina Abramović. The Serbian conceptual artist had created her first Mixed Reality (MR) performance to be viewed through a headset. Audience members were able to watch as a digital Abramović walked around an…

    Worlds First Mixed Reality Artwork from Marina Abramović Comes Under the Christies Hammer
  • Auction Preview

    Edvard Munch's Work Leads Upcoming Sotheby's Event

    Artist Edvard Munch was active between the 1880s and 1940s. In his early years, Munch became a central figure in the Symbolist movement and later in the Expressionist style. He believed that rather than basing art on reality, it must convey an emotion or idea. Describing his expressive works, he…

    EDVARD MUNCH - MADONNA (SCHIEFLER 33; WOLL 39)
  • Auction Preview

    Rago’s Upcoming Sale Explores Modern and Contemporary Art

    “Art is a simplification of life,” American artist James Brooks told The New York Times in 1975. “A distillation of life with fewer impurities in it. Fewer elements, perhaps.” Brooks used these principles to develop his distinct paintings challenging calligraphy, color, and form. Two examples of his work, respectively titled…

    James Brooks, P.M
  • 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)
  • Auction Result, Press Release

    Potter & Potter Auctions' October, 2020 Fine Books And Manuscripts Sale a Cover to Cover Success at Nearly $500,000.

    This sale tempted collectors with remarkable publications, livres d’artiste, archives, and works by 20th century artists including Picasso, Dali, and Hockney. The Works of Janathan Swift Chicago, Il, October 14, 2020 - Potter & Potter Auctions' signature fall event was a best seller in every respect. When the hammer fell…

    Potter & Potter Auctions October, 2020 Fine Books And Manuscripts Sale a Cover to Cover Success at Nearly $500,000
  • Artists

    4 Emerging Artists Land on Deutsche Bank’s Radar

    As the bank pivots to a more contemporary collection, these artists were among the first to catch its attention. Girl Time by Erin O’Keefe. Photo by Denny Dimin Gallery. On October 22nd, Christie's will offer a work by Egon Shiele and another by Wassily Kandinsky as part of its Paris…

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  • Auction Industry

    Upcoming Phillips Auction Highlights 20th-Century Photographs

    The upcoming Photographs auction, presented by Phillips, examines the craftsmanship of contemporary photography. Held on October 14th, 2020 starting at 10:00 AM EDT, the sale will include works from fashion, portrait, and fine art photographers. Leading the lots are works from the 20th century. Dorian Leigh, Schiaparelli Rhinestones, Pré-Catelan, Paris,…

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  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Rare Picasso Ceramics Come to Heritage Auctions

    Array in Oct. 22 Prints & Multiples Auction includes Le déjeuner sur l'herbe plaque estimated at $40,000+ Pablo Picasso (1881-1973). Le déjeuner sur l'herbe, 1964. Terre de faïence plaque DALLAS, Texas (October 6, 2020) – Among the top lots in Heritage Auctions’ Oct. 22 Prints and Multiples Auction is Le déjeuner sur l'herbe by Pablo Picasso. Anticipated…

    Rare Picasso Ceramics Come to Heritage Auctions2
  • 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
  • Artists, Auction Industry

    Artist to Know: Ahmet Ertuğ

    Work from Turkish Photographer Will Cross the Phillips Auction Block Ahmet Ertuğ’s eye for elaborate interiors did not grow from artistic training but rather from his background as an architect. A Turkish photographer, he gradually turned away from designing buildings to capturing the beauty of those that already exist. Ertuğ’s…

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  • Exhibitions

    Outdoor Installation of Bay Area Artist Susan O'Malley's 'Community Advice' Project Brings Uplifting Messages to Palo Alto

    The Palo Alto Public Art Program, the Palo Alto Art Center, and the Estate of artist Susan O’Malley have joined forces to present Susan O’Malley’s Community Advice Project, featuring a series of three colorful, radically positive, oversized posters outside the Art Center along Embarcadero Road, in Palo Alto, California. The large artworks were installed on September…

    Outdoor Installation of Bay Area Artist Susan OMalleys Community Advice Project Brings Uplifting Messages to Palo Alto
  • Exhibitions

    Cal State LA Exhibition Highlights Renowned Los Angeles Artist Betye Saar

    Nearly half a century after Cal State LA hosted renowned Los Angeles artist Betye Saar’s first solo show, the work of the iconic assemblage artist has returned to the university as part of a new art exhibition.  "For Rosey," (1976) by Betye Saar, Mixed Media Collage, Collection of the California…

    Cal State LA Exhibition Highlights Renowned Los Angeles Artist Betye Saar
  • Exhibitions

    20 etchings and engravings by Rembrandt on view at the San Diego Museum of Art

    Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn. Christ Driving the Moneychangers from the Temple, 1635. Etching and drypoint. Collection University of San Diego. Gift of Robert and Karen Hoehn. PC2004.01.03. SAN DIEGO, CA.-The San Diego Museum of Art is presenting the extraordinary artistic accomplishment of Rembrandt and 17th-century painters and printmakers from the Dutch…

    20 etchings and engravings by Rembrandt on view at the San Diego Museum of Art
  • Auction Preview

    Robert Motherwell Prints from the Dedalus Foundation

    Robert Motherwell was an American painter and printmaker known for his articulate paintings in the Abstract Expressionist style. He is most famous for his series of oil paintings titled Elegy to the Spanish Republic, which featured black figures on white backgrounds. In 1981, Motherwell founded the Dedalus Foundation. He wanted…

    ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)