118 Press Releases

Tag: Andy Warhol

  • Auction Preview

    Historic Fine Art & Antiques

    The upcoming sale, presented by Elite Auctioneers, particularly highlights an oil painting titled The Goldfish Bowl by Samuel F.B. Morse. The painting shows Mrs. Richard Carey Morse and her two children, Elizabeth and Charlotte. The artist, who was also the inventor of the single-wire telegraph and creator of Morse code, started…

    VINTAGE BLACKAMOOR COMPOSITE TABLE SIGNED
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    20th Century, Modern & Contemporary Fine Art

    In the upcoming 20th Century, Modern, & Contemporary Fine Art auction, pieces from Charles Demuth, Marcel Duchamp, Gene Davis, and Andy Warhol will be featured. Demuth was an American painter from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He primarily worked with watercolors, then turned to oils later in his career. He developed a style…

    David Shapiro (1944-2014)- Mudra II
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    Fine Art, Furniture & Decorative Art, Jewelry & Timepieces, Asian Art

    The upcoming Clars auction features a watercolor piece titled Victory: The Spanish War (1947). With over a million lives lost and the eventual victory of a fascist ruler, the Spanish Civil War was one of the most devastating conflicts in Spanish history. This watercolor and Indian ink painting by Surrealist…

    A FRAMED PORTRAIT MINIATURE OF HENRIETTE D'ANGLETERRE
  • Auction Result

    A Full Month of Fine Art Sales at Swann Shows Strength

    Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat, silver print, 1985, printed 1997. Sold June 11, 2020, in Fine Photographs for $27,500. New York—Swann Galleries offered four sales of Fine Art this June, each one proving audiences are undeterred by the remote bidding format due to social distancing guidelines. Feral Benga, cast bronze,…

    A Full Month of Fine Art Sales at Swann Shows Strength
  • Exhibitions

    The Columbus Museum Receives Grant for Groundbreaking Alma Thomas Exhibition

    The Columbus Museum has received a $100,000 grant from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts for the upcoming exhibition Alma W. Thomas: Everything Is Beautiful, an award that underscores the importance of Thomas’ work and legacy. Alma W. Thomas, Air View of a Spring Nursery, 1966, acrylic on canvas, G.1979.53, Collection…

    The Columbus Museum Receives Grant for Groundbreaking Alma Thomas Exhibition
  • Auction Result

    RETNA Massive Painting Leads Heritage Auctions’ Wildly Successful Urban Art Event

    Wednesday's sale, featuring works by Invader, Futura and others, nearly doubles pre-action estimate DALLAS, Texas (June 25, 2020) – A monumental painting by Los Angeles street artist RETNA and a pair of previously unseen early paintings by New York graffiti legend Futura boosted the final total for Heritage Auctions’ Urban Art…

    RETNA Massive Painting Leads Heritage Auctions’ Wildly Successful Urban Art Event
  • 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
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    Jewelry, Fine Art, Midcentury, Asian and Antique Auction

    Gio Ponti designed his homes with such fine details that they became models of the 20th-century Modernist lifestyle. Ponti was an Italian architect, industrial designer, furniture designer, artist, and publisher. His work advocated decoration in contemporary design and is recognized for standing the test of time. One lot of interest…

    PABLO PICASSO (AFTER).
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    20th Century Design

    Decorating many notable tables over the years, Puiforcat is synonymous with Art Deco glamor. The company’s founder, Jean Elysée Puiforcat, was a noted French silversmith. The brand is known for its sleek designs that blend traditional silverware with stone, glass, and even porcelain. Puiforcat’s works have been seen on the…

    Galle Cameo Glass Vase
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    Paintings, Furniture, Decorative Arts & Fine Rugs

    This upcoming auction of 464 lots includes an untitled work of Figurative Abstraction by Dutch painter Karel Appel. In 1948, Appel and his friends, Corneille and Constant, founded the Cobra Movement, supporting gesturalism in the 20th century. The movement was driven by opposition to academic art. Many of Appel’s known…

    Melvin Miller. Floral Still Life
  • Auction Industry

    Toomey & Co. Auctioneers to present 'Art & Design' sale on June 28

    Lot 420: George Nakashima, splayed leg dining table. Estimate $8,000-12,000 OAK PARK, IL.-Toomey & Co. Auctioneers will conduct its second Art & Design sale of 2020 on Sunday, June 28, showcasing nearly 600 lots of fine and decorative artworks, sculpture, early 20th century and modern furniture, art pottery, lighting, silver, jewelry,…

    Toomey & Co. Auctioneers to present 'Art & Design' sale on June 28
  • Auction Industry

    Clars Auction Gallery's Record-Breaking June Sale Led by Warhol's ‘Mick Jagger’ Set of 10 Screenprints For $817,000

    Rare Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987), “Mick Jagger” complete portfolio of ten screen prints. This suite of prints sold for a record breaking total price of $817,000.Clars Clars Auction Gallery hosted the most successful one-day online only sale in the company’s history with just over $3,000,000 in total sales. After recently…

    Clars Auction Gallery's Record-Breaking June Sale Led by Warhol's ‘Mick Jagger’ Set of 10 Screenprints For $817,000
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    Post War + Contemporary Art

    In an interview with the Smithsonian American Art Museum, contemporary artist Deborah Butterfield connected her work with her passion for karate and horseback riding: “Each day, whether it’s in the studio or with your horse or in the dojo, you hope that you come to some point of harmony and…

    Julian Stanczak Conservative Green- Minus
  • Auction Industry

    Rare items signed by many of history's brightest luminaries will be in University Archives' online-only auction, June 24

    Items signed by Marilyn Monroe, Abraham Lincoln, Frank Lloyd Wright, Bob Dylan, the three Apollo XI astronauts, Robert Hooke and many others will be offered. University Archives has become world-renowned as a go-to source for rare items of this kind. Items signed by Marilyn Monroe, Abraham Lincoln, Frank Lloyd Wright, Bob…

    Rare items signed by many of history's brightest luminaries will be in University Archives' online-only auction, June 24-1
  • Auction Industry

    Artworks done in the style of, or are attributed to, master artists will be in 500 Gallery's online-only auction June 17

    Multiple artworks attributed to Vincent van Gogh and Maurice Prendergast are just a few expected highlights in the June 17th online-only Summer Fine Art Sale. Two sketches attributed to Vincent van Gogh (Dutch) 1853-1890) will be offered as one lot. Both were done with materials van Gogh used, on 19th…

    Artworks done in the style of, or are attributed to, master artists will be in 500 Gallery's online-only auction June 17-1
  • Exhibitions

    The Connor Brothers | I tried to drown my Sorrows

    For the first time in 2020, GALERIE FRANK FLUEGEL will also include works by the British artist duo THE CONNOR BROTHERS in the presentation. The artist duo THE CONNOR BROTHERS are fictional characters who work beyond the canvas, blending truth and artistry to delight and disorient their audience in equal…

    The Connor Brothers I tried to drown my Sorrows-FI
  • Auction Industry

    Hindman Auctions Announces Inaugural Antiquities & Islamic Art Auction

    Chicago – Hindman announces its inaugural Antiquities & Islamic Art auction on June 16, offering novice and experienced collectors the rare opportunity to acquire carefully vetted objects outside of the New York or London market from some of the world’s earliest civilizations. While Hindman regularly offers a limited number of…

    Hindman Auctions Announces Inaugural Antiquities & Islamic Art Auction-FI
  • Art Industry

    MR. BRAINWASH | We are all in this together | New Edition released.

    GALERIE FRANK FLUEGEL and Mr. Brainwash are pleased to present you a new work entitled "We are all in this together", which will be offered as a limited edition silkscreen print on paper at GALERIE FRANK FLUEGEL. Each work will be signed and numbered by the artist Mr. Brainwash (b.…

    MR. BRAINWASH We are all in this together New Edition released.
  • Auction Industry

    Twentieth-Century Masterworks Shine in Fine Photographs at Swann

    Robert Mapplethorpe, Lisa Lyon, oversize silver print, one of an edition of one, 1980. Estimate $30,000 to $40,000. New York—On Thursday, June 11, Swann Galleries will hold a sale of Fine Photographs that  features twentieth-century masterworks, landscapes, feminist and Latin American photographers, as well as pop photographica. Leading the sale is Robert Mapplethorpe’s oversize study Lisa Lyon, silver print,…

    Twentieth-Century Masterworks Shine in Fine Photographs at Swann-2
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    Connect / Reflect / Collect A Selection Of Contemporary Art

    Amoako Boafo's Cobinnah with Yellow Nails is one of the highlighted lots in the upcoming Connect/Reflect/Collect auction, presented by Phillips. In the portrait, Cobinnah smiles and looks away from the viewer. By guarding their face, Cobinnah reveals to the viewer their yellow nail polish. Throughout his career, Boafo has used…

    ANDY WARHOL