16 Press Releases

Tag: Robert Indiana

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    Willow Auction House Presents Norman Rockwell Artist’s Proof, Steinway Piano, & Collectibles

    One of the best-known images from the American civil rights movement is The Problem We All Live With by Norman Rockwell. The piece depicts six-year-old Ruby Bridges on her way to the all-white Frantz Elementary School. Four deputy U.S. Marshals accompany her. It was originally published in the centerfold of…

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    Two Louise Nevelson Pieces Lead Fine Art Winter Sale at Barridoff Galleries

    While looking at Louise Nevelson's works, one onlooker commented on the creativity required “to make something beautiful out of nothing.” Wooden scraps like dowels, spindles, and furniture parts fill stacked boxes of Louise Nevelson’s Sky Cathedral (circa 1958). The sculpture, her first in black, is now hosted by the Museum…

    Louise Nevelson, Am. 1899-1988, Moon Zag III 1984, Wooden Sculpture painted black
  • Auction Result, Press Release

    Helen Frankenthaler’s Hermes Earns Record in Contemporary Art at Swann

    Works from collection of Chiron Press founder bring top prices Helen Frankenthaler, Hermes, color Mixografía, 1989. Sold for $47,500, a record for the print. CONTEMPORARY ART Sale 2552; November 19, 2020 Sale total: $1,699,312 We offered 399 lots; 307 sold (77% sell-through rate by lot) All prices include Buyer’s Premium.…

  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Works from the Collection of Founder of New York’s Chiron Press Feature in Contemporary Art at Swann

    Featuring Works by Louise Nevelson from the Collection of Albert Argentieri & Works from the Collection of Stephen Poleskie, Founder of Chiron Press New York—Contemporary Art is at Swann Galleries on Thursday, November 19 offering a selection of works on paper and multiples from the mid-twentieth century through the present.…

    Works from the Collection of Founder of New York’s Chiron Press Feature in Contemporary Art at Swann
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    Contemporary Curated

    This Contemporary Curated Sale, presented by Sotheby’s, offers more than 200 works of fine art. Highlighted among the lots is a painting from Kenneth Noland’s Target series, inspired by the Color Field art movement. Noland created these works by spreading thinned paint on a canvas and then moving his colors…

  • Exhibitions

    Multiples and Master Prints | On view Palm beach

    Findlay Galleries is proud to present a collection of Multiples and Master Prints from our modern masters and contemporary artists using various techniques such as lithographs, linocuts, and aquatints. This collection celebrates a select group of Findlay Galleries acclaimed artists; Tadashi Asoma, Marc Chagall, Noe Canjura, Salvador Dali, Robert Indiana, Lee Krasner, Joan Miró,…

    Multiples and Master Prints On view Palm beach
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Early Pop Print by Lichtenstein Leads Contemporary Art at Swann

    New York—Swann Galleries will offer a sale of Contemporary Art on Thursday, June 25 with a standout selection of paintings and works on paper from notable Abstract Expressionists, Pop Artists, street artists of the 1980s, alongside contemporary multiples.  Leading the sale is Roy Lichtenstein’s celebrated color-screenprint Reverie, 1965—one of the…

    Early Pop Print by Lichtenstein Leads Contemporary Art at Swann
  • Galleries

    'LOVE Is In The Air' Is A Robert Indiana Retrospective At Galerie Gmurzynska

    Galerie Gmurzynska has announced the opening of “LOVE is in the Air” a career-spanning exhibition of notable and rarely seen works by Robert Indiana, on Tuesday March 10th. The exhibition will feature works from 1959-2007 highlighting Indiana’s expansive and multi-faceted career and be on display until April 5th, 2020. Galerie Gmurzynska has…

    Robert Indiana, LOVE WALL (Red Blue), 1966-2007
  • Auction Industry

    Nye & Company's Pop-Up Fine Art Auction on Wednesday, March 11th, Has Something For Everyone

    BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – Following the success of Fashion Week in New York, London and Paris, Nye & Company is taking a page out of the fashion world and has created a Pop-Up Fine Art and Sculpture auction planned for Wednesday, March 11th, online and in the firm’s gallery at 20…

    Etching, Self Portrait in a Cap, Laughing, Rembrandt Van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669), dated 1630
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    Contemporary Edition

    The upcoming sale presented by Christie's will include 201 lots of contemporary and modern art. Among the top lots of the sale is an oil painting created by Helen Frankenthaler. The piece, titled Guadalupe, was created by staining a solid pigment onto canvas. Frankenthaler’s technique helped shape Abstract Expressionism and…

    Contemporary Edition
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    Post-War to Present

    Robert Indiana’s LOVE motif has become ingrained in American culture, recognizable in its simplicity and branding. However, the Pop artist struggled with the legacy he created: “Love bit me. It was a marvelous idea, but it was also a terrible mistake... it became too popular.” Two of Indiana’s LOVE paintings…

    Robert Indiana (1928-2018) LOVE
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    November Close Out Sale of Fine and Decorative Art and Photographs

    The November Close Out of Fine and Decorative Art and Photographs auction offered by Creighton-Davis Gallery is anchored by paintings and prints by well-known and anonymous artists alike. A lithograph by American pop artist Tom Wesselmann titled Still Life with Liz is particularly featured. Another of his works, Monica Sitting…

    Rubens(After), Peter_paul, 19th C.
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    European, Asian, and American Fine Art & Antiques

    The European, Asian, and American Fine Art & Antiques auction is presented by Shapiro Auctions. The sale includes oil paintings from artists such as Robert Indiana and Andre Brasilier. A late 19th century porcelain-mounted wood vanity with mirror, a late 18th century wooden figure of Buddha Shakyamuni, and other furniture…

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    Prints & Multiples

    Christie’s announces their Prints and Multiples auction featuring artists such as Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Richard Diebenkorn, Roy Lichtenstein, and many others. Showcased in the auction is Jasper Johns’ 1976 signed and dated screenprint of Flags I. This patriotic screenprint features the red and white stripes and 50 stars of…

    Prints & Multiples/Auctiondaily
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    September Fine and Decorative Art Sale

    The Creighton Davis Gallery September Fine and Decorative Art Sale features over 270 paintings, sculptures, and photographs from some of the most recognizable names in modern art.  Containing several delicate pen and ink drawings by luminaries like Pablo Picasso and Marc Chagall, the auction offers a rare chance to compliment…

    September Fine and Decorative Art Sale/AuctionDaily
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    Exciting Sale with Alex Coopers on 11th April 2019

    We are very excited to present you the spring sale by none other than Alex Cooper, the auction house known for antiques and fine arts! Alex Cooper Auction House has been helping auctioneers to make a perfect pick since 1924. Their gallery auctions are well known to feature fine and…