13 Press Releases

Tag: Martin Lewis

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    Soulis Auctions Offers Vibrant Paintings by Birger Sandzén

    Birger Sandzén was a landscape painter who expressed a love of nature through his art. He is today known for his brushwork and contrasting use of light and dark. Offered in Soulis Auctions’ upcoming 23rd Annual Spring Fine Art Auction is an oil on board piece by Birger Sandzén, framed…

    BIRGER SANDZEN (1871-1954) OIL ON ARTIST'S BOARD 1925
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    Brunk Auctions Offers Over 300 Lots of Fine and Decorative Art

    Before he was known as a hero or demi-god, Greek scholars referred to Hercules as the ‘Master of Lion.’ Epigraphic evidence suggests that Herakles, as he was locally known, was worshiped as a local god protecting his people from natural threats. The second session of the upcoming Premier Auctions event,…

    Louis-Léopold Boilly
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    19th & 20th Century Art at Swann March 4

    Pablo Picasso, Nu debout; Nature marte et Étude d’Homme, pencil on paper, double-sided, 1914. Estimate $60,000 to $90,000. New York—19th & 20th Century Art is at auction on Thursday, March 4 at Swann Galleries. The sale will feature exceptional prints, drawings, paintings and sculpture from Modernists, New York artists, and…

    19th & 20th Century Art at Swann March 4.
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    Fernando de Szyszlo, Father of Latin American Abstract Art, Headlines Upcoming Helmuth Stone Gallery Sale

    Fernando de Szyszlo, known as the father of Latin American abstract art, was a Peruvian painter and sculptor who played a central role in advancing abstract art in Latin America. Szyszlo's works combined the myths and symbols of ancient Peru with a colorful, non-figurative language. "I always painted the same…

    Fernando de Szyszlo (Peru, Europe,1925 - 2017)
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    New Record for a Print by Louis Lozowick at $81k in Old Master Through Modern Sale at Swann

    Sale Brings $2M Mary Cassatt, Pablo Picasso, Louis Lozowick, Joan Miró, Diego Rivera & more OLD MASTER THROUGH MODERN PRINTS Sale 2550; November 12, 2020 Sale total: $2,025,420 We offered 476 lots; 359 sold (75% sell-through rate by lot) All prices include Buyer’s Premium. New York—Swann Galleries’ Thursday, November 12…

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    Louis Lozowick Leads Old Master Through Modern Prints at Swann

    Louis Lozowick, New York, lithograph, circa 1925. Estimate $40,000 to $60,000. New York—Swann Galleries’ Old Master Through Modern Prints sale on Thursday, November 12 will include masters of printmaking from the sixteenth through the twentieth centuries.  The auction is led by Louis Lozowick’s scarce circa-1925 Art Deco lithograph New York,…

    Louis Lozowick Leads Old Master Through Modern Prints at Swann
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    Fine Art, Antiques, Jewelry Auction

    With very little formal training, Palmer Hayden pursued painting because he enjoyed it. He flourished during the Harlem Renaissance and developed a more abstract style to represent Black Americans in paintings like Midnight Harlem and Jeunesse. His works are now considered thoughtful reflections of Black American folklore stories, including those…

    Palmer Hayden (NY, 1890 - 1973) Watercolor
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    Modern American & European Printmakers Lead Prints & Drawings at Swann

    19TH & 20TH CENTURY PRINTS & DRAWINGSSale 2532; March 5, 2020Sale total: $1,823,105We offered 535 lots; 412 sold (77% sell-through rate by lot)All prices include Buyer’s Premium. New York—Swann Galleries’ Thursday, March 5 sale of 19th & 20th Century Prints & Drawings saw success: “With more internet bidding, particularly via…

    Modern American & European Printmakers Lead Prints & Drawings at Swann
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    Fine Art at Auction - Sale 221

    A leading figure in the Pop Art movement and beyond, Roy Lichtenstein experimented with both Abstract Expressionism and graphic works during his career. One of Lichtenstein’s watercolor paintings from 1952 is available in the upcoming Fine Art at Auction event, presented by Rachel Davis Fine Arts. In the 1950s, his…

    Roy Lichtenstein watercolor
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    March 12 Fine & Decorative Arts Monthly Online Auction

    Martin Lewis had a varied career, ranging from decorative stage painting for William McKinley’s presidential campaign to printmaking urban and pastoral landscapes. Of interest in the upcoming Fine & Decorative Arts Monthly Online Auction, presented by Heritage Auctions, are several of Lewis’ works. His Corner Shadows and 5th Avenue Bridge…

    Charles Sydney Hopkinson
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    Important Prints and Multiples Day Sale

    Bansky, an anonymous English artist received a special status in the world of art. His work includes many powerful, often controversial images. While his artworks are renowned around the world, the painting of “Girl with Balloon” is a rare find.  The painting is a part of Important Prints and Multiples…

    Important Prints and Multiples Day Sale
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    Prints & Multiples

    Chuck Close is an artist who believes in redefining and fusing art through forms such as photography and painting. Close’s work is creatively tricky as his admirers are often unable to make a distinction between paintings and photography and that quality makes him widely appreciated. His ‘Self Portrait-Pulp’ is one…

    Paul Cézanne (1839-1906)/Auctiondaily
  • Press Release

    Rare Martin Lewis Etching Debuts in Fall 2019 Prints & Drawings Sale

    Martin Lewis Martin Lewis, Men Working on Elevated Train Tracks, Looking at Airplane in Sky, etching, circa 1919.Sold for $42,500, an auction debut for the print. Works by Martin Lewis proved popular with collectors. Of the 16 works offered nearly all found buyers, and five works reached among the top 20 overall. Highlights…