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Tag: Madonna

  • Auction Result

    Basquiat’s Bold Masterpiece Leads Poly Auction Hong Kong’s Decennial Celebration

    Warm Spring in the Mountain Village by Wu Guanzhong sold for HKD 28.2 million (USD 3.5 million). Image courtesy of Poly Auction Hong Kong. Hong Kong-based seller Poly Auction started its journey in 2012. Within ten years, it has secured a leading position in an industry reigned by centuries-old auction…

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    Dane Fine Art Presents Early Shot of Madonna by Lee Friedlander

    In 1979, an unknown 21-year-old named Madonna Ciccone answered an ad seeking nude models to be photographed by Lee Friedlander. The model who would eventually be known by just her first name— Madonna— signed a release and was paid a small amount, then went back to the work of becoming…

    Lee Friedlander, Nude Madonna
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    Career items from Beyoncé Knowles, Cher, Madonna & more at Julien's Auctions

    “Independent Women Part 1” music video costumes left to right worn by Beyoncé Knowles, Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child. LOS ANGELES, CA.- Julien’s Auctions announced today Music Icons, the world record-breaking auction house to the stars’ annual music extravaganza taking place three days on Friday, June 11th, Saturday,…

    Career items from Beyoncé Knowles, Cher, Madonna & more at Juliens Auctions
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    Latest MusiCares Charity Relief Auction Set to Feature BTS, Coldplay, and Madonna Memorabilia

    The Korean boy band BTS became the first k-pop group to debut at #1 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 with their 2020 single, "Dynamite." The outfits worn in the music video by each band member will headline the latest MusiCares Charity Relief Auction, presented by Julien's Auctions. Representing BTS’…

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    Celebrity Fashion Available in Julien’s Auctions Event

    Outfits Worn by Whitney Houston and Madonna Presented in Music Icons Auction The upcoming two-day Music Icons sale, offered by Julien’s Auctions, will give bidders the opportunity to own fashion and couture pieces owned by pop music legends. Held in Beverly Hills, California on June 19th and 20th, 2020, the…

    Celebrity Fashion Available in Julien’s Auctions Event-1
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    Icons & Idols: Music Icons

    Just months before his death, Kurt Cobain appeared on the now-famous MTV Unplugged performance of 1993. Cobain performed eight original Nirvana songs and six additional covers before a live audience. The show was alternately called his greatest work and “his last self-portrait.” Appearing in the upcoming Icons & Idols sale,…

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    CGC-Certified Magazines Online Auction

    The CGC-Certified Magazines Online Auction, offered by Heritage Auctions, contains several early and rare editions of magazines and comics, especially early editions in the horror and monster genres. Among the featured comic issues is a copy of Vampirella #1, with a Frank Frazetta cover and frontispiece. The vampire character, Vampirella,…

    Cosmopolitan V146#3 (Various Publishers, 1959)
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    Icons and Idols: Rock ‘N’ Roll

    The Icons & Idols: Rock ‘N’Roll auction offered by Julien’s Auctions is a two-day event featuring over 700 pieces of rare rock ‘n’ roll memorabilia. The names associated with the items in this sale are some of the world’s most well-known and influential artists, including Tupac Shakur, Prince, Grateful Dead,…

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    Is this a Raphael? Madonna and Child painting to be auctioned at Dorotheum in Vienna

    The work, previously unknown to scholars, was until now in a private ducal collection Madonna and Child is described by Dorotheum as being by an associate of Raffaello Sanzio, called Raphael, and is estimated at €300,000-€400,000 Vienna’s Dorotheum is offering a painting of Madonna and child with the attribution “close…

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    Born in New York City in 1923, Richard Avedon became one of the most revolutionary photographers of the 20th century. His sophisticated, refined, and minimalistic style has pushed the boundaries of contemporary photography. The works of Richard Avedon and similar photographers are profiled in the upcoming Photographs auction offered by Bonhams. One…

    Alec Soth (born 1969)/AuctionDaily