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    Modernism & Pop Culture

    Land artist and sculptor David Nash is known for his artworks made from natural materials and living trees. The artist has been creating outdoor art installations since the 1970s. Nash describes this process: “As soon as you go out [outside], you are dealing with slopes, wind, air, rain. You are in another…

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    Asian Decorative Arts - Online-Only Auction

    In 1951, the São Paulo Art Biennial awarded prizes to Hanga artists rather than the usual master painters and sculptors. The two artists selected were Tetsuro Komai for his etchings and Kiyoshi Saito for his woodblock prints. Sosaku Hanga artists were generally disregarded in the Japanese art world, for their…

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    Early Spring Estates & Collections Auction

    Pablo Picasso, a painter, printmaker, sculptor, and ceramics artist, was an influential figure in 20th-century art. Picasso was among the pioneers of Cubism, in which he broke apart his subjects and reassembled them in an abstracted form. One of Picasso’s portraits of his wife Jacqueline is highlighted in the upcoming…

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    Session 1 - New Year's Signature Estates Auction

    American painter and graphic artist Robert Rauschenberg’s paintings are shown in museums around the world. Mixed media paintings by the artist are vivid, abstract, and use different techniques to achieve various effects. Available on the first day of the upcoming New Year's Signature Estates Auction presented by Ahlers & Ogletree is…

    Dale Chihuly Philodendron Ikebana Glass Sculpture
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    Session 2 - New Year's Signature Estates Auction

    Belgium clockmaker Zacharie Joseph Raingo was particularly known for his astronomical clocks, which his sons sold through their Raingo Frères firm in the early 1800s. Recognized in the 1860s for the quality of their bronzes, Raingo Frères supplied several clocks to Emperor Napoleon III. Many of these now reside in…

    John James Audubon "Blue Crane Or Heron" Havell
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    Gifting 101: Audubon to Vuitton

    When Christopher Slowinski emigrated to the United States and started Christopher Designs in 1981, he already had a background in classic jewelry design. His company is best known for creating a new type of gemstone cut, using 77 facets as opposed to the standard 48. “I have always been intrigued…

    Gifting 101: Audubon to Vuitton
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    Autumn Fine Estates Auction

    Art prevailed during the difficult conditions in Germany between 1938 and 1942. The small town Allach located outside Munich flourished during these years for the production of porcelain. The Malachowsky Hussar on horseback figurine by the artistic director of the company Theodor Karner is a highly valued collectible featured in the Autumn Fine…

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    Late Summer Estate Auction

    The Late Summer Estate Auction, offered by Ahlers & Ogletree, consists primarily of period antiques, fine art, and Asian decorative arts. A painting by Hendrick Mommers titled “Southern Landscape with Shepherdesses and Vegetable Sellers” is among the most valuable pieces up for sale. Mommers was a Dutch golden age landscape…

    Pair, Doughty Lesser White Throats with One Box/Auctiondaily
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    Summer Fine Estates 2-Day Auction: Day 1

    The first day of Ahlers & Ogletree’s upcoming Summer Fine Estates auctions features a diverse selection of decorative arts and collectibles. This auction has a particular emphasis on Asian ceramics, fine jewelry, and visual art, with starting bids ranging from $50 to $10,000. A Sonambient tonal sculpture from Harry Bertoia…

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    Summer Fine Estates 2-Day Auction: Day 2

    The second day of Ahlers & Ogletree’s upcoming Summer Fine Estates Auction offers a wide selection of fine art and antiquities. With over 750 available lots and starting bids ranging from $25 to $40,000, this auction covers multiple artistic categories, from paintings to decorative arts to unusual collectibles. Some uncommon…