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Tag: Norman Rockwell

  • Auction Industry

    Christie's American Art Online - Bidding open through August 7

    Milton Avery (1885–1965), Lavender Beach, watercolor and charcoal on paper, 1945, $100,000-150,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. NEW YORK, NY.-Christie’s American Art Online auction features paintings, works on paper and sculpture spanning the genres of American Modernism and Impressionism to the Hudson River School and Illustration art. The sale is open…

    Christies American Art Online Bidding open through August 7
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    Christie's presents an online private selling exhibition of American Illustration Art

    Joseph Christian Leyendecker, Washington 2. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. NEW YORK, NY.-Christie’s announces an online private selling exhibition The Art of the Cover, featuring America’s most-loved illustration artists, will take place 20 May through 19 June. Comprised of 23 lots, highlights include works by Norman Rockwell, N.C. Wyeth, J.C. Leyendecker,…

    Christie's presents an online private selling exhibition of American Illustration Art
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    Phillips' overall sales total $908 million in 2019

    Jean Royère, “Ours Polaire” sofa, 1950s. Image courtesy of Phillips. LONDON.- In 2019 Phillips’ overall sales totaled $908 million. Auction sales realized $736 million, with private sales ending the year at $171.8 million and marking a 34% gain from the previous year. “Our overall sales total maintains the significant headway Phillips made in…

    Jean Royère, “Ours Polaire” sofa, 1950s. Image courtesy of Phillips.
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    The New Year's Weekend Gallery Auction

    In the early 18th century, Spanish master Francisco Goya created Los Caprichos, a satire of his contemporary society. Goya’s body of work was withdrawn from public sale and published as an album in 1799. Almost two centuries later, in the mid-1970s, Surrealist painter Salvador Dalí offered his interpretation of Goya’s work in the…

    Eickholt, Art Glass Vase
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    Deck The Walls- Holiday Prints & Multiples

    Mr. Brainwash, also known as Theirry Guetta, rose to fame after Banksy, a fellow street artist, made an acclaimed documentary about him.  Exit Through the Gift Shop follows the evolution of the street art movement. In his work, Mr. Brainwash uses elements from Pop Art and raw street art to…

    Deck the Walls
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    Paintings, Furniture, Decorative Arts & Fine Rugs

    The upcoming Paintings, Furniture, Decorative Arts & Fine Rugs auction offered by Alex Cooper Auctioneers will highlight an untitled work by Atsuko Tanaka. An avant-garde artist active in the 1950s and 60s, Tanaka was a member of the Gutai group in post-war Japan. Prizing individualism, concreteness, and ambiguity, this group…

    Atsuko Tanaka. Untitled, 1963
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    American Art

    The upcoming American Art auction, offered by Sotheby’s, presents a collection of paintings, sculptures, and works on paper. Milton Avery’s Porch Sitters and Young Musician are two works being offered from a private American collection. Avery was a modern artist whose work is representational, concerned more with the depths of…

    N. C. WYETH - THE THREE FRIENDS
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    American Art

    Christie’s will present their upcoming American Art auction in November, set to feature artists such as Norman Rockwell, Edward Hopper, Marsden Hartley, and many others. Showcased in this sale is Andrew Wyeth’s tempera panel painting entitled Oliver's Cap. Wyeth was primarily known for his realism, often showing the natural landscapes…

    Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986)
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    Home Decor - ONLINE ONLY!

    Masterpieces of modernist architecture are put forth in the Home Decor 227 Auction by Susanin's. To amplify the outdoors and indoors with a beautiful setting, the auction offers a wide range of furniture pieces, paintings, lightings, and rugs. A set of four gilt bronze triangular sconces with alabaster and bronze…

    A Schonbek Brass and Crystal 8-Light Chandelier/Auctiondaily
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    Fine and Decorative Art, Including Americana

    This is the premier of two “Fine and Decorative Art, Including Americana” auctions being held by Cowan’s Auctions this Summer. The collection on auction is quite large, heavily slanted toward American works, though it also at times is interspersed with European art or other items of interest. There are many…