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Tag: Wharton Esherick

  • Auction Industry

    Revisiting the Legacy of Bernard Harmon and More With Gratz Gallery

    Although he passed away at the age of 54, Bernard Harmon spent decades inspiring many as a painter, teacher, and champion of Black artists. On March 21st, 2021, Gratz Gallery will celebrate Harmon by offering three of his works in the Fine American Paintings Sale & Live Online Auction. The…

    Revisiting the Legacy of Bernard Harmon and More With Gratz Gallery2
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    Tonal Sculptures by Harry Bertoia Spotlight Rago’s Modern Design Auction

    Harry Bertoia was a well-known sound art sculptor, graphic artist, and furniture designer. The artist was born in Italy and moved to America at the age of 15. Bertoia went to college with artists like Walter Gropius, Charles and Ray Eames, and Eero Saarinen. Although Bertoia was interested in arts…

    Harry Bertoia, Untitled (Monumental Multi-Plane Construction) from the First National Bank of Miami
  • Auction Industry

    Inspiration at Michaan’s first auction of 2021.

    Inspiration at Michaan’s first auction of 2021. ALAMEDA, CA, USA, January 13, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Inspiration, in all its many forms, can illuminate the darkest of winters. At Michaan’s Auctions we are inspired by the ancient and the modern, by the historic and the ephemeral; by families, and cultures, and all that…

    Inspiration at Michaans first auction of 2021
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    Design

    The Hedgerow Theatre was founded in 1923. Located in Rose Valley, Pennsylvania, the Hedgerow was one of the first professional repertory theater companies in the United States. Offered in the upcoming Design auction, presented by Freeman’s, is a furniture piece known as the “Thunder Table.” Created by Wharton Esherick in…

    A DS600 Organic Sofa, De Sede, Switzerland, designed 1972
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    Freeman’s To Sell Notable Works By Wharton Esherick From Historic Hedgerow Theatre Collection

    Notable works from the historic Hedgerow Theatre by renowned American artist and woodworker Wharton Esherick will come to auction for the first time on March 31 in Philadelphia.  Representing decades of creative exchange between the master woodworker and the Theatre, this significant collection leads Freeman’s forthcoming Design auction. The collection—which includes eight of…

    WHARTON ESHERICK
  • Auction Industry

    Freeman's to sell notable works by Wharton Esherick from historic Hedgerow Theatre Collection

    Esherick began designing pieces for the Hedgerow Theatre in exchange for his daughter’s acting lessons. PHILADELPHIA, PA.- Notable works from the historic Hedgerow Theatre by renowned American artist and woodworker Wharton Esherick will come to auction for the first time on March 31 in Philadelphia. Representing decades of creative exchange between…

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