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Tag: Salvador Dali

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    Estate Jewelry, Art & Collectibles

    Engagement rings were originally worn by Roman wives to signify their husbands’ ownership. The trend of presenting a prospective bride with a diamond ring as a symbol of love evolved much later. In 1477, the Archduke Maximillian of Austria commissioned one for his bride, the first recorded use of diamonds…

    Carlos Munoz & Albert Ickenroth Sculpture
  • 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
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    Fine Art, Furniture & Decorative Art, Jewelry & Timepieces, Asian Art

    The upcoming Clars auction features a watercolor piece titled Victory: The Spanish War (1947). With over a million lives lost and the eventual victory of a fascist ruler, the Spanish Civil War was one of the most devastating conflicts in Spanish history. This watercolor and Indian ink painting by Surrealist…

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    Fine Art, Asian Antiques, Jewelry, Porcelain

    The upcoming auction of Fine Art, Asian Antiques, Jewelry, and Porcelain, offered by Helmuth Stone Gallery, will highlight an original oil on canvas by Richard Hambleton. A Canadian artist known in part for his work as a street artist, Hambleton is also recognized for his gallery works of “shadow” figures.…

    Lyle Tayson (1924 - 2014) Indians of the Northwest
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    20th Century Design

    Decorating many notable tables over the years, Puiforcat is synonymous with Art Deco glamor. The company’s founder, Jean Elysée Puiforcat, was a noted French silversmith. The brand is known for its sleek designs that blend traditional silverware with stone, glass, and even porcelain. Puiforcat’s works have been seen on the…

    Galle Cameo Glass Vase
  • Auction Industry

    Phillips' live auctions resume in London with rare works of design

    Gio Ponti, ‘Distex’ armchair, model no. 807, circa 1954. Estimate: £12,000 - 18,000. Image courtesy of Phillips. LONDON.- Following a rescheduled Spring season of sales, Phillips announced that live auctions will resume in London with the upcoming Design auction on 19 June. The pre-sale public viewing is currently set to happen by appointment…

    Phillips' live auctions resume in London with rare works of design
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    Prints & Multiples Monthly Online Auction

    The upcoming sale of Prints & Multiples, presented by Heritage Auctions, will offer glimpses of the surreal world of Salvador Dalí, André Brasilier, Joan Miró, and other celebrated artists. Featured in this auction is a set of three bound portfolios that contain color woodcuts by Dalí. These watercolor renditions reference…

    Lowell Nesbitt (1933-1993). Iris, 1981. Lithograph in colors on paper
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    Prints & Multiples

    Pop artist Andy Warhol is best known for his sketches and photographs of Hollywood stars such as Marilyn Monroe and Arnold Schwarzenegger. A portrait of Ludwig van Beethoven contrasts with the more contemporary figures in Warhol’s work. The upcoming Bonhams auction presents a Lenox museum board screenprint from the Beethoven…

    PABLO PICASSO (1881-1973)
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    Old Master Through Modern Prints at Swann May 21

    New York—Swann Galleries will offer a live online sale of Old Master Through Modern Prints on Thursday, May 21. With the largest selection of old master prints to be found at auction in America as well as important modern works, this sale offers an impressive array of fine material, including a special section dedicated…

    Old Master Through Modern Prints at Swann May 21-1
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    Prints & Multiples Monthly Online Auction

    Japanese contemporary artist Takashi Murakami is known for his contributions to both fine art and commercial media. Murakami leads the Superflat movement, which employs flattened forms in Japanese animation, graphic art, and pop culture. Murakami is best known for his recurring motifs, including smiling flowers, mushrooms, and skulls. A Little…

    Verner Panton (Danish, 1926-1998) Concentri.
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    Prints & Multiples Signature Auction

    Roy Lichtenstein was an American Pop artist recognized for his work inspired by comic-strips, recognizable with its primary colors and black outlines. Lichtenstein’s print series titled Reflections sought to imitate illusions in glass and mirrors. The upcoming sale presented by Heritage Auctions showcases Reflections on Crash, a semi-abstract colored lithograph…

    Lee Jaffe (American, b. 1950) Jean-Michel
  • Art Industry

    Get Transported to the Salvador Dali Museums in Spain With A Virtual Tour

    "A true painter is one who can paint extraordinary scenes in the middle of an empty desert. A true painter is one who can patiently paint a pear in the midst of the tumults of history."  - Salvador Dalí Dalí, Portrait of Grandmother Anna Sewing, 1920. Dalí Theatre-Museum© Salvador Dalí,…

    Get Transported to the Salvador Dali Museums in Spain With A Virtual Tour.
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    Mid Century & Contemporary Sale

    A Belarusian Jew by birth, Marc Chagall was a Russian-French artist who traveled between Saint Petersburg, Paris, and Berlin. His body of work included drawings, paintings, book illustrations, stage sets, ceramic tapestries, fine art prints, and stained glass. One of the key lots to be featured in the upcoming Mid…

    Mid Century & Contemporary Sale
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    Fine & Decorative Arts Month-long Online Auction

    In Roman mythology, followers of the god Bacchus were called bacchants and were often depicted as intoxicated or frenzied. Highlighted in the Fine and Decorative Arts Monthly Online Auction, presented by Heritage Auctions, is a marble sculpture of a bacchant. This 1990 French piece shows the bacchant sitting naked on…

    Ferdinand Minor (German, 1814-1883)
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    Photography and Multiple Prints Auction

    The Photography and Multiple Prints Auction, offered by Morton Subastas, is anchored by pieces from Mexican artists Rufino Tamayo and David Alfaro Siqueiros. Both Tamayo and Siqueiros are best known for their murals. Their available work reflects many aspects of their shared Mexican heritage and political views. Drawings and paintings…

    VICENTE ROJO, Untitled, from the series Escenarios, Signed and dated 91, Serigraph
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    Prints & Multiples Monthly Online

    The Prints & Multiples auction, offered by Heritage Auctions, is anchored by several well-known artists, including pieces by Melvin John Ramos. Ramos was an American figurative painter who specialized in female nudes, often emerging from or resting on unusual objects such as a candy bar wrapper, a Titleist golf ball,…

    Joan Miró (1893-1983). Le roi david, 1972. Etching and aquatint in colors on wove paper.
  • Galleries

    Martin Lawrence Galleries In Lahaina, Maui, Presents A Collection By Many Of The Greatest Artists Of The 20th Century.

    Maui's premier fine art gallery celebrates the spirit, vision, and genius of extraordinary artists Picasso, Chagall and Dalí from March 1st-31st 2020 MAUI, HI, USA, March 2, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall, and Salvador Dalí hardly need an introduction. These iconic modern artists captured the public's interest and imagination, and…

    Marc Chagall, Lovers in Bouquet of Dahlias,
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    Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture Auction

    José Gerardo Murillo Cornado, better known by his pseudonym, Dr. Atl, was a key figure in Mexican social justice issues during the mid-20th century. Educated in philosophy and criminal law, he was known at the university where he worked as ‘the agitator.’ Through all of his political activities, Dr. Atl…

    GUILLERMO MEZA, The mine, Signed, monogrammed and dated 1963 front and back, Oil on canvas
  • Auction Industry

    Dalí and Gala with their 'heads full of clouds' go up for sale at Bonhams

    Work will be offered without guarantee from the collection of the late Modernist composer Giancinto Scelsi Salvador Dalí, Couple aux têtes pleines de nuages, 1937 Bonhams An Elysian diptych Salvador Dalí painted of himself and his wife Gala with their “heads full of clouds” is set to lead Bonhams's Impressionist and…

    Salvador Dalí, Couple aux têtes pleines de nuages, 1937 Bonhams
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    Day 2: Luxury Estates and Private Collections

    The second session of the Luxury Estates and Private Collections auction, offered by Great Gatsby’s Auction Gallery, continues the offerings from day one with more works of fine and decorative art, furnishings, jewelry, and antiques. One of the top lots up for bid is a Model B grand piano by…

    Danish Modern style birch wood pendant light