art-nimals: Sirio Tofanari (1886 - 1969), Wise Counsel, Seated Bear, bronze sculpture, Sotheby’s
art-nimals: Jan Breughel the Younger (1601 - 1678), Studies of A Stag, oil on oak panel, Sotheby’s
A sale of erotic art through the ages topped more than £5 million at Sotheby's auction house in London on Thursday, with one marble nude fetching nearly two million pounds. The "Erotic: Passion & Desire" auction followed a six-day exhibition of more than 100 works, from the sensual to the explicit. Show More Summary
RM Sotheby?s unveiled the final highlight for its forthcoming Amelia Island sale: the exceptionally pure, matching-numbers 1950 Ferrari 166 MM Barchetta, chassis no. 0058 M. Offered from one of America?s leading car collections, the revered 166 MM rounds out a stellar lineup for RM?s two-day sale at the Amelia Island Ritz-Carlton, 10 ? 11 March. Show More Summary
It may only be February, but the results from the RM Sotheby's Paris classic car auction suggest that 2017 is shaping up to be the year that Porsche comes into its own as a collectable marque.
Sotheby?s S|2 gallery is presenting Now You See Me, an exhibition of works by nine of the most celebrated female artists of the 20th century that spans four continents and a hundred years of creative output. Assembled together for the...Show More Summary
Sotheby's unites the two legendary female artists for the first time.
Warning: This post contains images of erotic artwork. Very, very, very erotic artwork that may not be suitable for your workplace. For the first time in its nearly 275-year-long existence, Sotheby’s is hosting an exclusively erotic art...Show More Summary
A rare masterpiece by the German painter Georg Baselitz (estimated £6.5m-8.5m) is set to break the record for the artist at auction when offered at Sotheby?s Contemporary Art Evening Auction in London on 8 March 2017. Mit Roter Fahne...Show More Summary
Sotheby?s announced the sale of the collection of renowned Paris dealers, Bacri Frères - Antiquaires Paris, on 30 March in Paris. Heirs to the 18th century "connoisseur", collectors and leading dealers, like the Fabius and Seligmann dynasties, also working in antiques, they were prominent art dealers of the mid-20th century. Show More Summary
Sotheby?s Asian Art Division is delighted to unveil its March auction schedule, coinciding with the city-wide initiative, Asia Week New York. With all exhibitions open to the public from 9 March and continuing through 18 March, YorkShow More Summary
Sotheby's first-ever auction of erotic artworks, timed to Valentine's Day, features a delightful range of objects, including a rare homoerotic painting from 18th-century Turkey. The post From a Table of Phalluses to a Ménage à Trois Watercolor, Erotic Art Heads to Auction appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Dines Carlsen - The Black Bottle by Gandalf’s Gallery Via Flickr: [Sotheby’s, New York - Oil on canvas, 63 x 56.5 cm] Dines Carlsen (1901–1966) was an American painter. Dines Carlsen was the son of the well-known artist Emil Carlsen. He was a student at, and later a member of, the National Academy of Design.
Among the finest works by Gustav Klimt ever to come to auction, Bauerngarten was painted during the golden years of Klimt?s career and was a highlight of the critically acclaimed Painting the Modern Garden exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts in London last year. Show More Summary
Phallic furniture, graphic ancient Roman sculptures and hardcore photographs are among the new exhibits on show at London's Sotheby's auction house ahead of a sale of sexually-charged art through the ages. "Erotica: Passion & Desire",...Show More Summary
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This week in art news: anti-immigration protesters demonstrated at the unveiling of Manaf Halbouni's monument to the people of Aleppo, Sotheby's sued a dealer and a collector over an allegedly forged Frans Hals, and the Louvre reopened 24 hours after a man attacked a French soldier with a machete near its main entrance. The post Art Movements appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Deutsch, Ludwig (1855-1935) - 1911 The Young Goat Herder of Shobrah, Egypt (Sotheby’s Doha, 2009) by Milton Sonn Via Flickr: Oil on canvas; 90.2 x 104.8 cm. Austrian Painter. After studying at the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts from 1872...Show More Summary
Last year the auction house discovered that the Portrait of a Gentleman that it had sold to a collector in 2011 was a forgery - and it reimbursed that collector. So Sotheby's is taking dealer Mark Weiss to court to get its money bac...