3 Press Releases

Tag: Michelangelo

  • Auction Industry

    Early Jean-Michel Basquiat Painting Could Fetch Nearly $50 Million at Sotheby’s

    Known for his gestural style inspired by graffiti, Jean-Michel Basquiat was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His works include references to historical art movements, religious iconography, and pop culture. Despite his short career, Basquiat holds an important place in the history of American art. Unlike…

    Early Jean-Michel Basquiat Painting Could Fetch Nearly $50 Million at Sothebys1
  • Artists

    Blockbuster Rome Show Marks 500 Years Since Raphael's Death

    A visitor looks at the painting "Madonna of Divine Love" by Renaissance master Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino, known as Raphael, on March 4, 2020, displayed at the exhibition "Raffaello" at the Scuderie del Quirinale in Rome. The exhibition, marking 500 years since the death of the Italian master, runs from…

    Madonna of Divine Love"
  • Fine Art

    From Cave Paintings To 3D Drawings

    The earliest strokes were made in prehistoric times: cave paintings such as those in the caves of Altamira or Nerja. The main purpose of those drawings was to express and transmit images of human everyday’s life. This fact was always present to a greater or lesser extent during the following…