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Tag: Wayne Thiebaud

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    Prints & Multiples Online

    The Summer Refreshments auction will offer a selection of prints and multiples, including those from Leo Castelli’s 90th birthday. Castelli was responsible for giving artists such as Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, and Donald Judd their first solo shows. At the top of the auction is a 1997 Roy…

    CAROLE FEUERMAN
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    ONE: A Global Sale of the 20th Century

    The son of Jewish immigrants from Poland, Barnett Newman (1905 – 1970) was an American artist and one of the frontrunners in color field painting. He also made several contributions to Abstract Expressionism. Among the leading lots featured in ONE: A Global Sale of the 20th Century, presented by Christie's,…

    Joan Mitchell (1925-1992)
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    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    The upcoming Christie's sale will include a selection of post-war and contemporary art. One of the featured works is an oil on board piece from Wayne Thiebaud, an American printmaker and painter. He is known for his recurring still lifes of edible treats and everyday objects, such as vending machines,…

    Cecily Brown (b. 1969)
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    5 Fine Art Pieces Hitting the Auction Block This Month

    Works by Roy Lichtenstein, Wayne Thiebaud, and Joan Mitchell to go under the hammer Fine art pieces presented by Christie's, Sotheby's, and Heritage Auctions are among the notable lots crossing the auction block in the last half of June. Learn more about these pieces, their artists. 1. Triptych Inspired by…

    5 Fine Art Pieces Hitting the Auction Block This Month-3
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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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    HINDMAN TO HOST A WEEK OF SPRING FINE ART AUCTIONS THIS MONTH

    Chicago — Hindman will continue to host remote auctions in the month of May with a week-long line up of Fine Art and Design auctions, beginning May 19.  Hindman’s Post War and Contemporary Art, Prints and Photographs, American and European Art, Modern Design and Early 20th Century Design auctions will collectively offer almost 600 lots of…

    HINDMAN TO HOST A WEEK OF SPRING FINE ART AUCTIONS THIS MONTH
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    Post War and Contemporary Art

    While many paintings represent the outer world, Abstract works tend to represent emotions or give a form to inner states and moods. Cy Twombly particularly embraced abstraction after touring the Mediterannean. Many of his works figuratively expressed his internal emotions and ideas. One of Twombly’s untitled paintings from 1965 will…

    Jean Dubuffet (French, 1901-1985) Paysage, 1974
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    Rare Lichtenstein Screenprint From Reflection Series Headed to Heritage’s Prints and Multiples Auction

    Andy Warhol, KAWS, Wayne Thiebaud, Pablo Picasso among artists sharing top billing DALLAS, Texas (March 31, 2020) – A lithograph screenprint from Roy Lichtenstein’s popular Reflection series will vie for top-lot honors in Heritage Auctions Prints and Multiples Auction, April 21. The sale will feature artwork by many coveted artists, including Andy Warhol,…

    Rare Lichtenstein Screenprint From Reflection Series Headed to Heritage’s Prints and Multiples Auction
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    20 | 21 Art

    Best known for his comical paintings, American artist Donald Roller Wilson extended the artistic boundaries of Realism. The upcoming 20 | 21 Art auction, offered by Rago, features an oil painting by Wilson. The piece, titled Holstein Black Swan: The Devil Made Me Wear This, exhibits the influence of both…

    Damien Hirst, Butterfly spin
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    Entire Spring Fine Art Auctions Grab The Spotlight At Heritage Auctions

    Highlights include works by Norman Rockwell, Ansel Adams, Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso DALLAS, Texas (March 11, 2020) – A wide range of auctions that includes a masterpiece from the most popular American illustrator to exceptional photographs, rare minerals and gemstones, art glass and silver make Heritage Auctions’ slate…

    Norman Rockwell’s Mother Tucking Children into Bed
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    Wayne Thiebaud's $3.3 million 'Civic Center' tops Sotheby's $32 million Contemporary Curated Sale in New York

    NEW YORK, NY.- Last Friday in New York, Sotheby’s Contemporary Curated sale totaled $32 million with 79% of lots sold, and more than half of all sold lots achieving prices above their high estimates. Wayne Thiebaud, Civic Center, signed and dated 1986 twice, oil on canvas.Estimate $2.5/3.5 million. Sold for $3.3 million. Courtesy…

    Wayne Thiebaud, Civic Center, signed and dated 1986 twice, oil on canvas.
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    Contemporary Curated

    In the 1950s, Joan Mitchell emerged as a leading Abstract Expressionist at a time when few women artists were recognized. The upcoming Contemporary Curated auction, presented by Sotheby’s, will feature several works by Joan Mitchell. Explaining her expressive art experience in her works, she said, “Abstract is not a style.…

    Adolph Gottlieb
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    Kim Jones of Dior Men & Sotheby's Team Up For 'Contemporary Curated' Auction This March In New York

    Ed Ruscha, Oaks, Oats. 1977. Estimate: $200,000-300,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. NEW YORK, NY.- Today Sotheby’s unveiled highlights from their Contemporary Curated sale on 6 March in New York. This season, Sotheby's welcomes guest curator Kim Jones, one of the fashion industry’s preeminent voices who currently serves as Artistic Director for Dior Men Ready-to-Wear and…

    Ed Ruscha, Oaks, Oats.
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    Prints + Multiples

    The upcoming Prints + Multiples Auction, offered by Rago, will present a selection of works from both Modern and contemporary artists. On offer are several recognizable prints by Andy Warhol, including pieces from his Campbell’s Soup can series. Soup varieties represented are Vegetable, Old Fashioned Vegetable, and Onion. A related…

    Robert Cottingham, Art
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    Modern & Contemporary Art

    The upcoming Modern & Contemporary Art auction presented by Heritage Auctions includes artworks from Abstract Expressionism, Pop Art, Modernism, and more. The sale is led by a figural painting from Wayne Thiebaud, an American painter. Throughout his career, Thiebaud continually explored still life paintings of everyday objects and edible treats.…

    Robert Arneson (1930-1992). Wet Eyes, 1991. Glazed ceramic.
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    Contemporary Art Evening Auction

    Mark Rothko was an American painter known for his deep explorations of color. His Blue Over Red oil painting is a notable example of Rothko’s style. The canvas work is among the featured lots of the upcoming Contemporary Art Evening Auction offered by Sotheby’s.  Another key item in the collection…

    Willem De Kooning
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    Contemporary Art Day Auction

    In the upcoming Contemporary Art Day Auction presented by Sotheby’s Auction, are pieces that explore modern art and abstraction. Categories in the auction include oil on canvas, mixed media, photographs, sculptures, and more. A leading lot in this auction was sculpted by Ai Weiwei, a Chinese artist Representing Ai  in…

    Wayne Thiebaud RIPLEY STREET RIDGE (1)
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    Post War and Contemporary Art Auction

    “Grand Hotel-Hotel Taglioni” is an art in a white wooden box by an American collagist,  Joseph Cornell. Joseph Cornell was an artist who elevated a box to an art form. His works were based on everyday experiences, or in his words "the beauty of the commonplace." With the use of…

    Jean Michel Atlan (French, 1913-1960)/Auctiondaily
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    The Robert J. Morrison Collection

    The Robert J. Morrison Collection offered by Freeman’s Auction presents contemporary prints from numerous 20th century artists, including Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol. Among 211 lots, Roy Lichtenstein’s Sweet Dreams, Baby! sets the highest estimate at $100,000. Lichtenstein’s works are composed of Ben-Day dots, following the method used by newspapers…

    After Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923-1997), , Girl with Hair Ribbon (Poster)
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    Gallery Auction

    A little-known fact about classic cuckoo clocks is their lengthy history, dating back to the first century B.C.  These automaton clocks have experienced massive changes over the years, particularly when the Chinese merged their intricate craftsmanship with the existing technology. These clocks and many other decorative and fine art items…

    Wedgwood Black Basalt Classical Vase/AuctionDaily