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Maurice de Vlaminck Painting Sets Record at Christies Auction

Maurice de Vlaminck Painting Sets Record at Christies Auction

. May 5, 2011 . 0 Comments

A new world auction record has been set for the French artist Maurice de Vlaminck (1876-1958), at Christie’s New York The vividly-hued 1905 landscape, a fitting tribute to springtime in New York, sold for $22,482,500 (£13,489,500/€15,063,275). The magnificent Fauvist landscape – a highlight of the pre-sale exhibition – was fought over by multiple bidders before […]

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Severin Roesen Painting for Heritage May 17 American & European Art Auction

Severin Roesen Painting for Heritage May 17 American & European Art Auction

. May 5, 2011 . 0 Comments

A magnificent 1850 still life by German-born American painter Severin Roesen, Still Life with Fruit and Flowers in a Landscape, is expected bring more than $600,000 as the central highlight in Heritage Auctions’ Signature® Fine American, European Art & Western Art Auction on Tuesday, May 17 at the company’s Design District Annex, 1518 Slocum Street. […]

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Drawings And Sculpture At Bonhams Modern And Contemporary Art Auction

Drawings And Sculpture At Bonhams Modern And Contemporary Art Auction

. May 4, 2011 . 0 Comments

Bonhams presents an attractive selection of well-known artists in various media in the Modern and Contemporary Art auction on May 9. Taking place in New York and simulcast to Los Angeles, this bi-coastal auction boasts 165 lots across a variety of price points that will appeal to a wide array of bidders, both private and […]

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Christie’s May Sales Offer Southeast Asian Modern & Contemporary Art

Christie’s May Sales Offer Southeast Asian Modern & Contemporary Art

. April 30, 2011 . 0 Comments

Christie’s Southeast Asian Modern and Contemporary Art Spring Auction on 30 May, at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, presents distinctive highlights from some of the most vibrant and invigorating voices within Southeast Asia’s art scene. Featuring 115 works spanning the history and geography of the Southeast Asian region, the sale brings together modern […]

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Sotheby’s Amsterdam Old Master Paintings Sale Features Jan Steen Painting

Sotheby’s Amsterdam Old Master Paintings Sale Features Jan Steen Painting

. April 29, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s Amsterdam on Tuesday, 10th May, 2011 features A school class with a sleeping schoolmaster by Dutch Golden Age Artist Jan Steen (1626-1979). This painting may be regarded as one of Jan Steen’s finest treatments of a schoolroom interior. Furthermore, it is thus far his only known representation of a schoolroom that is both signed […]

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