9 Press Releases

Tag: auguste rodin

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    Freeman’s Upcoming Auction Honors Old Masters, Plus Rodin Sculptures

    Auguste Rodin’s fragmented metal, marble, and bronze sculptures questioned the traditional notion of beauty. They paved the way for modern sculptures. Rodin became increasingly experimental when he created works like Crouching Woman, now displayed at the Victoria and Albert Museum. Le Penseur (The Thinker) is one of his most recognized…

    Auguste Rodin (French, 1840-1917) M?re et Fille Mourante (Mrs. Merrill and her Daughter Sally)
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    Auguste Rodin’s ‘Trois ombres’ Featured in Upcoming Phillips Event

    The father of modern sculpture, Auguste Rodin, once said, “To any artist, worthy of the name, all in nature is beautiful, because his eyes, fearlessly accepting all exterior truth, read there, as in an open book, all the inner truth.” Rodin’s sculptures mirrored reality and expressed human nature in its raw form. This…

    Trois ombres, Taille de la Porte dite aussi Moyen Modèle—variante by Auguste Rodin
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    On Saturday, February 13, fine art, Russian silver, and jewelry go up for bid at Turner Auctions + Appraisals

    Christian Walter (American, 1872-1938), Coastal Scene. Oil on canvas. Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500. SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- Turner Auctions + Appraisals is pleased to present Fine Art, Russian Silver, and Jewelry on Saturday, February 13, 2021, at 10:30 am PST. Among the many artworks are paintings, etchings, lithographs and mixed media by…

    On Saturday, February 13, fine art, Russian silver, and jewelry go up for bid at Turner Auctions + Appraisals
  • Auction Industry

    Collection of Beethoven bronzes by Antoine Bourdelle come to auction for first time

    Among the sale’s highlights is Beethoven à Deux Mains (Lot 9, $80,000-120,000). PHILADELPHIA, PA.- On October 21st, Freeman’s will celebrate Ludwig van Beethoven’s 250th birthday by offering a collection of 12 portrait bronzes of the composer by French sculptor Antoine Bourdelle, one of the most talented pupils of Auguste Rodin. This one-of-a-kind collection…

    Collection of Beethoven bronzes by Antoine Bourdelle come to auction for first time
  • Auction Industry

    Artcurial announces highlights included in the Modern & Contemporary Art auction in Paris

    Chaïm Soutine, Les Figuiers, Céret © Artcurial. PARIS.- Important works by major 20th century artists will be presented by Artcurial in the prestigious sales of Impressionist & Modern Art and Post-War & Contemporary Art, to be held on the evening of Wednesday 8 July and the afternoon of Thursday 9 July. The Modern…

    Artcurial announces highlights included in the Modern & Contemporary Art auction in Paris
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    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    Painter Giorgio Morandi was known for his still-life paintings of simple objects in muted colors. Morandi’s paintings were influenced by the works of Giorgio de Chirico and often feature medieval Italian architecture. The upcoming Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale, presented by Sotheby's, highlights an oil painting titled Natura Morta by…

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale
  • Art Industry

    ART MASTER GAME FILLS THE VOID FOR ART LOVERS DURING COVID-19

    Art Master, a free art trivia game for Android and iOS, has launched to help art enthusiasts and collectors reconnect with the art world during a time when art galleries, museums, art fairs, and artist studios are closed due to the growing threat of COVID-19. The ultimate art quiz, Art…

    ART MASTER GAME FILLS THE VOID FOR ART LOVERS DURING COVID-19 (2)
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    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    A bronze cast of one of Edgar Degas’ signature ballerina figures will be available in the upcoming Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale offered by Christie's.Degas was a leader in Impressionist art around the turn of the century. The sculpture available in this auction is a 1952 bronze cast of…

    Jean Metzinger (1883-1956)
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    Impressionist and Modern Art

    “In our life, there is a single color, as on an artist palette which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.” This quote from Marc Chagall relates the passion of love to the paintings he created. The upcoming Impressionist and Modern Art Auction, offered…

    AUGUSTE RODIN (1840-1917)