15 Press Releases

Tag: George Rodrigue

  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Turner Auctions + Appraisals’ Holiday Auction Features Fine And Decorative Art, Asian, Silver & Jewelry

    Wide Array of 320 Lots Goes Up for Bid on Saturday, December 11 SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA, November 30, 2021 – Turner Auctions + Appraisals is pleased to present a Holiday Auction on Saturday, December 11, 2021, featuring Fine and Decorative Art, Asian, Silver & Jewelry. Offering 320 lots from…

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    Important September Estates Auction: Day 2 of 3

    In the face of a changing world, artist George Rodrigue sought to preserve the Cajun culture through his art. His Blue Dog painting series, based on Cajun loup-garou legends, led him to popularity in the art world. Available on the second day of this three-day auction is an oil painting…

    George Rodrigue (1944-2013, Louisiana), Flames of Hope, 1992, oil on canvas, signed lower right, also signed, titled and dated verso
  • Auction Industry

    Oil paintings by George Rodrigue and Clementine Hunter will be part of Crescent City's estates auction, Sept. 11-12-13

    The three-day weekend event is packed with 975 quality lots in a variety of collecting categories, including designer purses and other fine couture items. Original oil on canvas painting by George Rodrigue (Louisiana, 1944-2013) from the artist’s famous Blue Dog series, titled Flames of Hope (1992), signed and titled (est.…

    Oil paintings by George Rodrigue and Clementine Hunter will be part of Crescent City's estates auction, Sept. 11-12-13
  • Auction Result

    Iconic Warhols & fresh-to-market works by blue chip artists achieve over 1 million at Freeman's

    Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987), Chanel from Ads. Sold for $175,000. PHILADELPHIA, PA.-Freeman’s announced the results of its highly successful Modern & Contemporary Art auction—their first online fine art sale of 2020. With an impressive sell-through rate of 95%, the 58-lot sale achieved over $1 million, just shy of its pre-sale high…

    Iconic Warhols & fresh-to-market works by blue chip artists achieve over 1 million at Freeman's
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    Major Estates Auction Day 2

    The second day of the upcoming Major Estates Auction will include a Japanese six-panel folding screen from the 18th-century Rinpa school. This piece is made of ink and gouache on gold leaf ground and shows 35 fans above a golden river. Each fan shows a different historical or cultural scene,…

    Gentleman's Natural Sapphire and Diamond Ring
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    March Major Estates Auction

    Edmund Tarbell, a leading American Impressionist painter, began incorporating family members and horses into his paintings in 1892. These works used a blend of en plein air scenes of domesticity with portraiture and sporting art. Between 1895 and 1896, Tarbell created several paintings and pastels of his eldest daughter, Josephine,…

    Gentleman's Piaget Diamond Polo Watch
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    Winter Estates Auction Day 1

    Neal Auction Company will present a collection of 704 items with categories such as fine art, furniture, and jewelry in the upcoming Winter Estates Auction. The sale offers works by artists such as Robert Wadsworth Grafton, Ida Rittenberg Kohlmeyer, and James Campbell Moise. One of the featured lots depicts the…

    Gilt, Bisque and Glazed Porcelain Cachepot
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    NOAG Interiors Live Auction

    In 1980, George Rodrigue worked on a painting to illustrate a book of Louisiana ghost stories. During his research, he came across the tale of Slaughterhouse, which tells the story of an evil watchdog. Inspired by the tale, the haunted dog is seen in many of his subsequent paintings. Rodrigue’s…

    Unusual Italian Baroque-Style Giltwood Mirror
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    October Major Estates Sale Day - 2

    The second day of October Major Estates Sale by  commences with the highest estimated value of $180,000 for Rodolfo Morales’s oil on linen. Plaza de Los Suenos, which translates to the Dream Square, is a colorful portrayal of a sleeping man in a dream square. Morales, known as a great…

    German Novelty Sterling Silver "Owl" Cocktail Shaker/Auctiondaily
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    New Orleans Auction Day - 1

    The worship of Venus is an oil on canvas depicting the roman rite of worship in honor of the goddess Venus. The striking painting was created by an exceptional artist, Tiziano Vecellio, also known as the Titian. Framed in an elaborate 18th-century French giltwood, the painting is being auctioned off…

    Oreste Costa (Italian, 1851-1901)/Auctiondaily
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    Fine Art & Antiques Session II

     Simpsons Galleries presents a well-selected assemblage of art, decorative arts, 20th - century design, jewelry, and collectibles in their upcoming  The second day of the auction will host antique textiles, art, furniture, and important maps, providing a rare opportunity for all the collectors to acquire the first revised version of…

    Simpsons Galleries
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    Estates Auction Day 2

    Similarly, the auction’s second day is a fusion of categories such as fine arts, jewelry & vintage furniture. With the highest estimated value of $80,000 for the day is Our Love Blooms, an oil on canvas painting by George Rodrigue. It portrays a more often seen image of a dog…

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    Estates Auction Day 1

    The two-day Estates Auction by New Orleans Auctions Gallery is an exciting assembly of items for every art enthusiast. Combining the two days, the auction features over 1300 lot items each with carrying stories from their origination. Featured in the first day, comprising of such qualities are items like a…

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    Interiors: Fine Art Online

    The ongoing Interiors: Fine Arts Online auction, offered by Christie’s, began on June 14th and will conclude on June 19th. The lots are primarily 20th-century paintings, figures, and photographs, but there are several exceptions. One notable exception is an original John Lennon “Bag One”, which is a collection of fourteen…

  • Auction Result

    Antique Firearms, Chinese Objects, Original Fine Art, More To Be Sold Dec. 3 By Crescent City Auction Gallery In New Orleans

     Over 1,100 lots of mostly fresh-to-the-market items – culled from prominent local estates and collections and spanning a wide variety of categories – will be sold on Saturday, Dec. 3, by Crescent City Auction Gallery. The all-day event will be held in the firm’s spacious gallery, located at 1015 Julia Street…

    George Rodrigue,Blue Dog