Tag: Fine Art

Halsey Minor Collection of Art and Design for Phillips de Pury & Company Auction

| April 11, 2010

Phillips de Pury & Company New York has announced that it will offer The Halsey Minor Collection of Contemporary Art and Design at auction. Mr. Minor, a technology entrepreneur, founded CNET Networks in San Francisco in 1993. Since then he has amassed a highly important collection of works by renowned artists and designers including Richard […]

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Phillips de Pury & Company New York Photographs Auction

| April 5, 2010

Phillips de Pury & Company has announced highlights of the forthcoming New York Photographs sale on Friday, April 16, 2010. Highlights of the New York Photographs sale include: Diane Arbus, Identical Twins, Roselle, NJ, 1967, estimated at $70,000-90,000; Robert Frank’s portrait Ben James, Welsh Miner, 1953, estimated at $60,000-80,000; Hiroshi Sugimoto, Chapel of Notre Dame […]

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Modigliani Drawing Auctioned for $84,000 at Swann Galleries

Modigliani Drawing Auctioned for $84,000 at Swann Galleries

| March 26, 2010

Top lot at Swann Galleries March 9th 2010 auction of 19th & 20th Century Prints & Drawings was Amedeo Modigliani’s pencil drawing of Beatrice Hastings, circa 1915, which brought $84,000. The portrait of the political activist and literary figure, which was once in the celebrated collection of Joseph L Shulman, had a presale estimate of […]

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Maxfield Parrish Artworks to Highlight Christie’s Auction

Maxfield Parrish Artworks to Highlight Christie’s Auction

| March 25, 2010

As a highlight of its Important American Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture auction on May 20 in New York, Christie’s announced it will offer the most significant collection of paintings and illustrations by the beloved American artist Maxfield Parrish ever to be offered at auction. Major works from all periods of Parrish’s long career as an […]

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