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Tag: Edvard Munch

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    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)
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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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    Important Prints and Multiples Evening Sale

    The most popular artists of the 20th century were among those who paved their own way. Andy Warhol’s prints helped create the genre of pop art; Roy Lichtenstein’s parodies mocked and celebrated comic books; the self-portraits of Chuck Close explored hyperrealism in photography. The upcoming Important Prints and Multiples Evening…

    JOAN MIRÓ | SÉRIE NOIRE ET ROUGE: ONE PLATE (D. 36)
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    Rare Martin Lewis Etching Debuts in Fall 2019 Prints & Drawings Sale

    Martin Lewis Martin Lewis, Men Working on Elevated Train Tracks, Looking at Airplane in Sky, etching, circa 1919.Sold for $42,500, an auction debut for the print. Works by Martin Lewis proved popular with collectors. Of the 16 works offered nearly all found buyers, and five works reached among the top 20 overall. Highlights…