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Tag: Joan Miró

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    Impressionist and Modern Art

    Chaim Soutine's Nature Morte aux Poissons is one of the highlighted lots in the upcoming Impressionist and Modern Art auction, presented by Christie's. The 1921 oil painting depicts dried fish with open mouths piled in a dish. A French-Russian painter, Soutine was known for his still lifes of dead fish and…

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
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    Miró, Chagall, Hodler, de Chirico and Warhol lead Koller's July auctions

    Joan Miró (Montroig near Barcelona 1893–1983 Palma de Mallorca), Solitude III/III. 29 April 1960. Oil and charcoal on cardboard. Signed lower left: Miró. Signed, dated and titled on the reverse: MIRÓ. /29/4/60 / Solitude III/III. 75 × 105 cm. Estimate: CHF 320 000 / 380 000 | (€ 280 700…

    Miró, Chagall, Hodler, de Chirico and Warhol lead Koller's July auctions
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    Online Only | Morton Weekly 1043

    Xavier Esqueda is a self-taught Postwar artist who often explored the principle of perspective and American Pop Art in his works. The upcoming auction, presented by Morton Subastas, offers an acrylic on canvas titled The Roof of the Architect by Esqueda. Another Mexican artist featured in the event is Héctor…

    XAVIER ESQUEDA (Ciudad de México, 1943 - ) La azotea del arquitecto Firmado y fechado 89. Acrílico sobre tela
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    Prints & Multiples Monthly Online Auction

    The upcoming sale of Prints & Multiples, presented by Heritage Auctions, will offer glimpses of the surreal world of Salvador Dalí, André Brasilier, Joan Miró, and other celebrated artists. Featured in this auction is a set of three bound portfolios that contain color woodcuts by Dalí. These watercolor renditions reference…

    Lowell Nesbitt (1933-1993). Iris, 1981. Lithograph in colors on paper
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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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    Spring Fine Art and Antique Auction

    Giuseppe Dangelico, better known as Pino Daeni or simply Pino, was a figurative artist who revolutionized the illustration industry. His paintings are often set on vibrantly sunny Mediterranean beaches, similar to where he grew up. Pino’s style, known as Contemporary Realism, is characterized by softly lit subjects, warm colors, and…

    Large Saudi Arabian Abha Bedouin Basket
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    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)
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    Old Master Through Modern Prints at Swann May 21

    New York—Swann Galleries will offer a live online sale of Old Master Through Modern Prints on Thursday, May 21. With the largest selection of old master prints to be found at auction in America as well as important modern works, this sale offers an impressive array of fine material, including a special section dedicated…

    Old Master Through Modern Prints at Swann May 21-1
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    Prints and Multiples

    A painter and sculptor, Robert Longo is known for his signature Men in the Cities series showing dapper corporate figures involved in contorting motions. The upcoming Prints and Multiples auction, presented by Hindman, presents a lithograph titled Men in the Cities: Raphael and Barbara by Longo. It shows two formally…

    Prints and Multiples
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    Day 1: May VIP Collection, Online-Only Auction

    Although Joan Miró was influenced by several movements, including Fauvism, Cubism, and Dadaism, it was the Surrealist movement that stood out for the artist. A highly influential figure in 20th-century Spanish painting, Miró was a fantasy painter, ceramicist, printmaker, and designer. In describing his work, the artist once said: "The…

    Mid 20th century art glass decanter
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    American and European Art

    Spanish painter and sculptor Joan Miró is known for his Abstract Expressionism and Surrealism. Michel Leiris, a writer and friend of Miró, described his art as “... a kaleidoscopic game of infinite possibilities.” The upcoming American and European Art auction, offered by Hindman, presents several of Miró’s works. The 1957…

    Joan Miro (Spanish, 1893-1983) Untitled, 1957
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    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
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    Fine Books & Manuscripts

    The upcoming Fine Books & Manuscripts auction, offered by Potter & Potter Auctions, will include photographs, posters, and fine art in addition to written works. Among the books available in the sale are several early and rare editions of Ian Fleming’s novels, especially those from the James Bond series. Featured…

    Fine Books & Manuscripts
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    Modern Works on Paper

    By 1904, Parisian art collector André Level was looking to own a piece by Pablo Picasso. However, he was far from the only collector admiring the young artist's work. Level had to wait four years until a retired circus clown turned art dealer, Clovis Sagot, finally gave him the insider…

    Marie Laurencin (1883-1956)
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    Photography and Multiple Prints Auction

    The Photography and Multiple Prints Auction, offered by Morton Subastas, is anchored by pieces from Mexican artists Rufino Tamayo and David Alfaro Siqueiros. Both Tamayo and Siqueiros are best known for their murals. Their available work reflects many aspects of their shared Mexican heritage and political views. Drawings and paintings…

    VICENTE ROJO, Untitled, from the series Escenarios, Signed and dated 91, Serigraph
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    Prints & Multiples Online

    After the success of his 1960s Campbell’s Soup series, Andy Warhol began creating screenprints of celebrities to honor stars after their deaths. Among the subjects captured by the Pop artist is a portrait of American movie star and Princess of Monaco, Grace Kelly. Completed in 1984, two years after her death, the…

    Prints & Multiples Online
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    Prints & Multiples Monthly Online

    The Prints & Multiples auction, offered by Heritage Auctions, is anchored by several well-known artists, including pieces by Melvin John Ramos. Ramos was an American figurative painter who specialized in female nudes, often emerging from or resting on unusual objects such as a candy bar wrapper, a Titleist golf ball,…

    Joan Miró (1893-1983). Le roi david, 1972. Etching and aquatint in colors on wove paper.
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    ‘A Loving Dialogue’: Joan Miró’s Adventures In Printmaking

    A guide to the Catalan artist’s prolific and endlessly creative printmaking oeuvre, illustrated with works offered at Christie’s ‘A kaleidoscopic game of infinite possibilities’ — this was how French writer Michel Leiris described the art created by his friend, Joan Miró. If the Spanish artist is remembered principally as a painter, it’s worth…

    A loving dialogue’: Joan Miró’s adventures in printmaking
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    IDA Kohlmeyer: Cloistered Opens At Berry Campbell

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 27, 2020—Berry Campbell is pleased to announce a rare exhibition of paintings and sculpture by Ida Kohlmeyer (1912-1997) from the late 1960s. While known for her unique hieroglyphic painting and sculpture from her later career, Kohlmeyer’s work in Berry Campbell’s current exhibition introduces an organic geometry,…

    Ida Kohlmeyer, Cloistered, 1969,
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    Convenience, Fun And Top Names Tempt A New Generation Of Collectors At Palm Beach Modern Auctions

    Top names, eclectic finds and a good time combine to bring bidders to PBMA's Modern Art & Design auctions. WEST PALM BEACH, FLA.- Art lovers flocked to South Florida – physically and virtually – for Palm Beach Modern Auctions’ February 8th Modern Art & Design sale headlined by a wall-spanning Tom Wesselmann…

    Top names, eclectic finds and a good time combine to bring bidders to PBMA's Modern Art & Design auctions.