18 Press Releases

Tag: Jasper Johns

  • Auction Industry

    Abell Auction Co. hosts Important Fine Art, Antiques and Jewelry Sale on February 21

    William Wendt, California Landscape. Estimate: $50,000-70,000. LOS ANGELES, CA.-Abell Auction Co. will host an important fine art, antiques, 20th century design and fine jewelry auction on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 at 10 a.m. PST. Featuring property from prominent California estates, the online-only sale will offer a 23.73 carat Colombian emerald ring…

    Abell Auction Co. hosts Important Fine Art, Antiques and Jewelry Sale on February 21
  • Auction Industry

    Exceptional Paintings, Sculptures, Prints and Exquisite Fine Jewelry highlight Michaan’s Winter Fine Sale

    Previews:December 16 & 17, by appointment and day of sale Auction:Winter Fine SaleFriday, December 18 at 10am ALAMEDA, CA, USA, December 8, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Auction: Winter Fine Sale Friday, December 18 at 10amPreviews: December 16 & 17, by appointment and day of saleLocation: Michaan’s Auctions 2751 Todd Street Alameda, CA94501 Exceptional…

    Exceptional Paintings, Sculptures, Prints and Exquisite Fine Jewelry highlight Michaan’s Winter Fine Sale
  • Art Fairs

    As another fair goes virtual, Art Basel finds its footing

    Agostino Bonalumi, BLU, 1972. Vinyl-based tempera on shaped canvas, 180 x 160 cm (70,86 x 62,99 in.) Signed and dated on the reverse: Bonalumi / 72.by Ted Loos MIAMI(NYT NEWS SERVICE).- At the beginning of 2020, the organizers of Art Basel, the art fair powerhouse, were preparing to celebrate this influential…

    As another fair goes virtual, Art Basel finds its footing
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Works from the Collection of Founder of New York’s Chiron Press Feature in Contemporary Art at Swann

    Featuring Works by Louise Nevelson from the Collection of Albert Argentieri & Works from the Collection of Stephen Poleskie, Founder of Chiron Press New York—Contemporary Art is at Swann Galleries on Thursday, November 19 offering a selection of works on paper and multiples from the mid-twentieth century through the present.…

    Works from the Collection of Founder of New York’s Chiron Press Feature in Contemporary Art at Swann
  • Auction Preview

    Paul Evans and American Artists Highlighted in Larsen Gallery Auction

    Featured in this Larsen Gallery event is a cabinet by Paul Evans, an American furniture designer. Evans was made famous for his contributions to the American Craft Movement of the 1970s. The piece in this auction is a 1969 Argente cabinet. Made of aluminum, slate, lacquered wood, leather, and steel,…

    Paul Evans Argente Cabinet, 1969
  • Auction Preview

    Choice Works

    Jasper Johns is a prolific American painter, printmaker, and sculptor known for his Pop Art and Abstract Expressionist artworks. It was in 1954 that Johns created his seminal Flag painting. During the same year, the artist also started experimenting with printmaking. Recalling his first monotype, Johns states, “While working as…

    JASPER JOHNS - UNTITLED
  • Auction Preview

    Prints and Multiples

    Beginning in the early 1960s, American artist, film director, and producer Andy Warhol became a leading figure in the Pop Art movement. He was best-known in his early career for his depictions of Campbell’s soup cans and Coca-Cola bottles. Warhol’s fame grew from there until he died in 1987. Highlighted…

    Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930) Corpse and Mirror, 1976
  • Exhibitions

    Drawings from the Marron Collection co-presented by Acquavella Galleries, Gagosian, and Pace Gallery

    Jasper Johns, Two Paintings, 2006. Pastel and graphite pencil on paper, 22-13/16" × 31-1/8" (57.9 cm × 79.1 cm) 28-1/2" × 36-1/2" × 1-1/2" (72.4 cm × 92.7 cm × 3.8 cm), frame. © 2020 Jasper Johns/licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY. Courtesy the Donald B. Marron…

    Drawings from the Marron Collection co-presented by Acquavella Galleries, Gagosian, and Pace Gallery
  • Auction Industry

    Hindman Auctions Announces Inaugural Antiquities & Islamic Art Auction

    Chicago – Hindman announces its inaugural Antiquities & Islamic Art auction on June 16, offering novice and experienced collectors the rare opportunity to acquire carefully vetted objects outside of the New York or London market from some of the world’s earliest civilizations. While Hindman regularly offers a limited number of…

    Hindman Auctions Announces Inaugural Antiquities & Islamic Art Auction-FI
  • Auction Preview

    Fine Prints & Photographs Online

    Roy Lichtenstein was commissioned to paint the Oval Office as part of the Artists for Freedom of Expression project, which benefited the Democratic National Committee during the 1992 Clinton/ Gore campaign. Lichtenstein studied the interior of the Oval Office in the White House to include as many details as possible.…

    Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923-1997) The Oval Office
  • Auction Preview

    Prints & Multiples

    Pop artist Andy Warhol is best known for his sketches and photographs of Hollywood stars such as Marilyn Monroe and Arnold Schwarzenegger. A portrait of Ludwig van Beethoven contrasts with the more contemporary figures in Warhol’s work. The upcoming Bonhams auction presents a Lenox museum board screenprint from the Beethoven…

    PABLO PICASSO (1881-1973)
  • 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

    Prints & Multiples Signature Auction

    Roy Lichtenstein was an American Pop artist recognized for his work inspired by comic-strips, recognizable with its primary colors and black outlines. Lichtenstein’s print series titled Reflections sought to imitate illusions in glass and mirrors. The upcoming sale presented by Heritage Auctions showcases Reflections on Crash, a semi-abstract colored lithograph…

    Lee Jaffe (American, b. 1950) Jean-Michel
  • Galleries

    Art Basel Hong Kong to Launch Online Viewing Rooms This Week With Over $270M in Artwork

    Art Basel's Online Viewing Rooms will debut with an international lineup of 234 leading galleries from 31 countries and territories, presenting over 2,000 premier artworks intended to be showcased at Art Basel Hong Kong. The first iteration ofthe new digital initiative will run from March 20 to March 25, 2020, with…

    Zhou Li, Spring
  • Exhibitions

    The Ultimate Selfies? National Portrait Gallery 'Eye to I' Traveling Exhibition Premieres March 24

    The term self-conscious takes on a whole new meaning in today’s social media era. At a time when millions of selfies are posted every day and identity is proving to be more fluid, this exhibition from the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery shines a new light on self-portraiture and representation.  The show was created to…

    Self-Portrait with Rita, by Thomas Hart Benton. Oil on canvas (c. 1924). National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution.
  • Auction Preview

    Prints & Multiples

    Christie’s announces their Prints and Multiples auction featuring artists such as Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Richard Diebenkorn, Roy Lichtenstein, and many others. Showcased in the auction is Jasper Johns’ 1976 signed and dated screenprint of Flags I. This patriotic screenprint features the red and white stripes and 50 stars of…

    Prints & Multiples/Auctiondaily
  • Press Release

    Just In: Sturtevant

    While often misunderstood during her lifetime, Elaine Sturtevant (most commonly referred to simply as Sturtevant) has become the subject of great critical affection over the past decade. In 2014, the Museum of Modern Art, New York organized “Sturtevant: Double Trouble,” the first American retrospective of her five decade-long career. Together…

  • Press Release

    Art, Press & Illustrated Books: Blake, Cocteau & Rackham—Fall 2019 Fine Books & Manuscripts At Auction October 10 Upcoming Highlights

    William Morris, News from Nowhere: or, an Epoch of Rest, Being Some Chapters from a Utopian Romance, Kelmscott Press, 1892. $2,000 to $3,000. The heart of this Art, Press & Illustrated Books section includes an array of rare livres d’artiste, private press and finely printed books, important works of typography and design,…

    Swann Galleries