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Tag: Jean Dufy

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    George Washington’s Autograph Letter Signed Manuscript & Jorge González Camarena’s Painting Highlight Simpson Galleries Auction

    A letter signed by George Washington is one of the key highlights of the upcoming Fine Art & Antiques auction, presented by Simpson Galleries. Washington signed the letter while serving as Commander-in-Chief of the continental army at New Windsor. It was likely handwritten by Washington’s aide-de-camp, Tench Tilghman. The manuscript…

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    Vintage Vichy Automata & Fine Art Featured in Millea Bros. Auction

    Gustave Vichy was 23 years when he saved his failing family business by focusing on musical automata in place of mechanical toys. His wife sewed clothes for dolls while he handled the mechanical aspects. Merging these skills, Vichy became the first manufacturer to produce automata from a single workshop. He…

    Gustave Vichy large musical clown automaton
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    New England Art and Antiques at Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers

    Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers will offer New England art and antiques from several estates in their upcoming sale. The catalog includes paintings, decorative arts, furniture, silver, and more. Among the fine art lots up for bid is a Modernist still life painting of a vase with roses by Jean Dufy,…

    Jean Dufy French Modernist Still Life Painting
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    Upcoming auction by Brunk Auctions offers works by eminent artist from 19th and 20th century

    Jean Dufy ventured into the art world without any formal training. Taking inspiration from a gallery exhibition, his first show was held in 1914. Dufy’s paintings started to be recognized for their colorful renditions of post-war Parisian society. The third session of the upcoming Brunk Auctions event offers a selection…

    Jean Dufy (French, 1888-1964) Paris, Place Blanche
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    Impressionist & Modern Art

    Henry Moore was a prominent 20th-century sculptor known for his abstract bronze works. His style used organic curves and both animal and human forms to reflect the hills of his childhood home in Yorkshire. The upcoming Impressionist & Modern Art Auction, presented by Bonhams, offers a cast bronze piece by…

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    Estate Fine Art & Antiques Online Only Auction

    Indian painter M.F. Husain’s lifelong interest in horses began in the early 1950s. Influenced by the terracotta horses he saw during a visit to China, Husain began painting the animal as a symbol of power and tradition. Husain once said, “My horses like lightning, cut across many horizons. Seldom their hooves…

    Karl Bodmer Native American Handcolored Lithograph
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    Latin American Art, Estate Jewelry & Collectibles

    Kodner Galleries  upcoming auction includes paintings by Cuban artist Rene Portocarrero The self-taught artist has produced different mediums like sculptures and ceramics. "Gestáltica", an oil on panel piece, is featured among the Portocarrero paintings. Works of French Art Deco painter Jean Dufy are other highlights. Popular for painting post-war Parisian…

    Rene Portocarrero, Cuban (1912 - 1985)
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    American and European Art

    The American and European Art Auction offered by  Hindman  features notable work by artists such as Henry Moret, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Camille Pissarro, Kees Van Dongen, Jean Dufy, Jasper Francis Cropsey, Childe Hassam, Fern Isabel Coppedge, and Thomas Hart Benton. Several lots are from the collection of Maker’s Mark Distillery and…