17 Press Releases

Tag: Helen Frankenthaler

  • Auction Industry

    ARTBnk Auction Sales Analysis: Spring/Summer 2020

    Richard Prince, Navy Nurse, 2004, inkjet and acrylic on canvas, 76 x 54 ¼ in, ARTBnk Value: 5,968,428. NEW YORK, NY.-ARTBnk is often queried for objective information about the art market, especially auction markets. With so much hyperbole about up/down liquidity of late and many requests for a reality check, ARTBnk…

    ARTBnk Auction Sales Analysis Spring Summer 2020
  • Auction Industry

    Artist to Know: Zhang Daqian

    Oakridge Auction Gallery to Present Works from 20th-Century Chinese Painter An artist who got his start creating forgeries of the ancient masters, Zhang Daqian would later become one of the most internationally-recognized Chinese painters of the 20th century. His copied works were not condemned as criminal but rather celebrated as…

    Artist to Know Zhang Daqian1
  • 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
  • Auction Industry

    From the Collection of the “Champion of Women Artists”

    Works by Joan Mitchell and Helen Frankenthaler Available in Sotheby’s Auction Alternately described as a trailblazer, the “champion of women artists,” and a cowgirl, Ginny Williams was a widely-known collector and gallery owner from Denver, Colorado. “She aspired to be a combination of Mame, Mrs. Robinson, and Maude from Harold…

    From the Collection of the “Champion of Women Artists”-1
  • Auction Result

    Two paintings by Milton Resnick sell for a combined $167,500 in Shannon's online Fine Art auction, April 30

    MILFORD, Conn. – Shannon’s online-only Fine Art auction on April 30th exceeded expectations, selling 80 percent of the 185 lots. Shannon’s spring auction is usually a destination for collectors, with a busy preview, a full saleroom and a bank of 20-plus phone lines. Adapting to the COVID global pandemic, Sandra…

    Two paintings by Milton Resnick sell for a combined $167,500 in Shannon's online Fine Art auction, April 30
  • Auction Preview

    Prints & Multiples

    American painter and printmaker Jasper Johns is known for his Abstract Expressionism and Pop Art. Leo Castelli, an art dealer, describes the moment he discovered Jasper Johns’ art as “... an incredible sight... Something one could not imagine, new and out of the blue.” This visit by Castelli helped Johns…

    URSULA FOOKES - MOUNTAIN ROAD
  • Auction Preview

    Art + Design Part 2

    Roberto Sebastian Matta was an Abstract Expressionist best known for his oil paintings. Matta’s art evolved from sketch drawings to his oil work, including his Inscape series. The upcoming auction presented by Wright will feature a graphite and crayon piece titled Pilar de l'Atlas by Matta. The mechanical lines and…

    Modern lounge chair.
  • Auction Preview

    Contemporary Curated

    In the 1950s, Joan Mitchell emerged as a leading Abstract Expressionist at a time when few women artists were recognized. The upcoming Contemporary Curated auction, presented by Sotheby’s, will feature several works by Joan Mitchell. Explaining her expressive art experience in her works, she said, “Abstract is not a style.…

    Adolph Gottlieb
  • Auction Preview

    Contemporary Edition

    The upcoming sale presented by Christie's will include 201 lots of contemporary and modern art. Among the top lots of the sale is an oil painting created by Helen Frankenthaler. The piece, titled Guadalupe, was created by staining a solid pigment onto canvas. Frankenthaler’s technique helped shape Abstract Expressionism and…

    Contemporary Edition
  • Auction Preview

    Modern & Contemporary Art

    Modern & Contemporary Art auction, presented by Freeman’s Auction, is an assemblage of artworks from the 19th and 20th centuries. The collection offers 107 works of Abstract Expressionism, Pop Art, Modernism and more. One of the leading lots is an Expressionism painting by a Bulgarian painter, Jules Pascin. Throughout his…

    B. Prabha (Indian, 1933-2001), , Untitled (Mother and Child in Bronze)
  • Auction Preview

    Fine Art, Furniture & Decorative Art

    Explore a variety of fine art and furniture from estates across the US in the upcoming Fine Art, Furniture & Decorative Art Auction offered by Gray’s Auctioneers. A limited-edition Van Cleef and Arpels Alhambra necklace is the highest valued item in the auction. Designed in 1968, the Alhambra necklace was…

    THERESA KNOWLES, (AMERICAN, 1918-2008) - RURAL LANDSCAPE/Auctiondaily
  • Auction Preview

    Contemporary Art Online | New York

    Richard Hambleton started as a graffiti artist. From making street art to painting in his studio, he has come a long way as an artist. He is one of many intriguing artists being featured at Contemporary Art Online by Sotheby's with the piece the “Shadowman”. Hambleton was always famous for…

  • Auction Preview

    American & European Works of Art: Fine Prints, Multiples & Photographs

    American & European Works of Art: Fine Prints, Multiples & Photographs auction includes the artistic talents of Helen Frankenthaler, Andy Warhol, and Pablo Picasso. Skinner has put on a great auction, starting with a woodcut by Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011). “Tales of Genji III” is a beautiful gray woodcut with several…

    Skinner
  • Press Release

    Repeat Auction Sales of Art by Women on the Rise

    A woman contemplates an oil painting "Un jardin pour audrey" (1974) by Joan Mitchell during the exhibition "Mitchell-Riopelle, Nothing in moderation" (Un couple dans la demesure) in the Fonds Helene et Edouard Leclerc in Landerneau, western France, last December. AFP/Getty Images Repeat auction sales of art tracked by Sotheby’s Mei Moses…

    Red Umbrella Fine Art Auctions
  • Press Release

    Still Out + About 2019 More Must-See Summer Exhibits For Aesthetes

    Helen Frankenthaler Prints: Seven Types of Ambiguity at Princeton University Art Museum Celebrated for her contributions to American Abstract Expressionism and Color Field painting, Helen Frankenthaler was a significant voice in the realm of post-war American art. This must-see exhibit explores the role of printmaking in Frankenthaler’s oeuvre, the ascendance of…

    Frank Stella; Moby Dick, from Waves II
  • Auction Preview

    Highlights from Leslie Hindman Auctioneer’s Collection

    Leslie Hindman Auctioneers is here with some of the most unique items in the collection. The grand auction is happening ‘live’ on Tuesday, 23rd April 2019. The auction involves fine arts, decorative arts, furniture, collectibles, watches and Asian works of art that you will find quite noteworthy.  We highly recommend…

  • Art Industry

    Neuberger Museum Publishes First Catalog of Landmark Modern American Art Collection

    This September, the Neuberger Museum of Art of Purchase College will publish an impressive new tome, When Modern Was Contemporary: The Roy R. Neuberger Collection. The 276-page, fully illustrated, hardcover collection catalogue chronicles Roy R. Neuberger’s work as collector, donor, and arts advocate, providing new information on a remarkable moment in…

    Neuberger Museum Publishes First Catalog of Landmark Modern American Art Collection