10 Press Releases

Tag: drawing

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    Editions & Works on Paper

    The upcoming Editions & Works on Paper Sale, presented by Phillips, brings together almost 250 examples of fine art. Featured among these lots is a Pop Art piece from Andy Warhol. The featured lot is a 1967 screenprint of Marilyn Monroe, one of the artist’s earliest works. He experimented extensively…

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    European Art

    Lucien Lévy-Dhurmer started his artistic career as a lithographer and ceramist before revolutionalizing the French pottery style in the 1890s. It was only after 1895, following a trip to Italy, that he started working with oil paint. His first exhibition at the Galerie Georges Petit in Paris was comprised of…

    DÉSIRÉ-FRANÇOIS LAUGÉE (French, 1823-1896)
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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
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    Death and the Maiden

    Known best as a Surrealist painter, Tiffany Dae incorporates classical oil painting techniques into her imaginative works. Raised with a passion for media and magic, Dae creates with the belief that art mirrors culture. Her paintings often depict celestial realms, which she describes as “... representations of another world, in…

    Carla Secco
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    European Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture Online

    Offered in the upcoming sale, presented by Sotheby's, are 65 lots of European paintings, drawings, and sculptures. One highlighted item is a work executed by Guillaume Seignac. A French academic painter, Seignac was trained in both the academic style of the École des Beaux-Arts and the classical themes of the…

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    Modern Art Hong Kong | Evening Sale

    Founded in 1824 by Alexander Reid, a barley farmer and schoolteacher, The Macallan was one of the first legally licensed distilleries in Scotland. Bottles from the collection of Californian retailer Wing Hop Fung come to auction in the upcoming Sotheby’s sale. Many of the available bottles were acquired directly from…

    The Macallan Fine & Rare 34 Year Old 51.0 abv 1968 (1 BT75cl)
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    American + European Art

    Over 150 lots of furniture, painting, and sculpture will be available on the second day of the upcoming Object & Home sale, offered by Rago. A white dining table from Guglielmo Ulrich will be featured among them. Known for his intersecting skills as a furniture designer, architect, and painter, Ulrich…

    Charles Sucsan, table lamp
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    Geometric Abstraction

    Sol LeWitt was a supporter of Conceptual Art, a term he coined in 1967. In his essay on Conceptual Art, the artist said, “All the planning and decisions are made beforehand and the execution is a perfunctory affair. The idea becomes the machine that makes the art.” LeWitt helped reinvent…

    Norman Rockwell (1894-1978)
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    Fine & Decorative Art (March 2020)

    Abel Warshawsky is best known for his Impressionist work, often painting the streets of Paris. While his street scenes reflected the contemporary lifestyle, his portraits often conveyed the setting of Old Europe. One of Warshawsky’s original portraits titled Harem Women is highlighted in the upcoming Fine & Decorative Art sale,…

    Giuseppe Armani Figurine 330C Clown
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    The John Steinbeck Collection

    After remaining in storage for almost 20 years, a selection of ephemera, documents, and memorabilia from the estate of John and Elaine Steinbeck will come to auction. The event, offered by Curated Estates Auctions, will include more than 200 items from the couple’s life together. John Steinbeck’s novels on the…

    Photo of Elaine Pastures of Heaven - John Bryson