Russian Roulette in the Contemporary Art Auction World… ?
Russian Roulette in the Contemporary Art Auction World…? My second article for the Art, Antiques and Luxury Design Blog. Looking forward to your thoughts and comments.
Painting of the Day (SOLD) Timothy Jahn’s “News from the Front”
A nice piece by Tim Jahn, which recently hit the sold archives, News from the Front.
Glafira Rosales Is Named in Government Suit
On Tuesday, federal authorities declared a group of works sold through Knoedler & Co. to be fake and charged dealer, Glafira Rosales, with tax fraud. Rosales failed to disclose $12.5 million that she earned from the sales and hid much … More…
Painting of the Day (SOLD archives) – Jules Worms’ “The Harlequin”
The Harlequin. Another interesting 19th cnetury European painting that the gallery handled many years ago. This one is by the French artist Jules Worms.
Agnes Gund’s Studio Inspires Future Rembrandts, Koons
Agnes Gund’s Studio Inspires Future Rembrandts, Koons – a nice, short, article about Agnes Gund, philanthropy and art.
Fluid, Evanescent Images – John Singer Sargent Watercolors at the Brooklyn Museum
Fluid, Evanescent Images | John Singer Sargent Watercolors | Brooklyn Museum – a nice little review of the John Singer Sargent show that is on view at the Brooklyn Museum through July 28.
Happy Birthday Albrecht Durer!
Happy 542nd Birthday to the German painter, engraver, print-maker, mathematician and theorists, Albrecht Durer! His woodcut with letterpress text from 1515, The Rhinoceros, sold earlier this year at auction for $866,500!
Girl With Arthrogryposis Learns To Paint
Leeanne is an amazing girl who suffers from a debilitating disease called Arthrogryposis. She has found a way to accomplish many every day tasks, but what I find so unbelievable is how she has found a way to create incredible … More…
Painting of the Day (AVAILABLE – NEW!!) Ben Bauer’s “Subtle at Baileys Harbor”
NEW!! A gorgeous work by Ben Bauer, Subtle at Baileys Harbor.
Happy Birthday Henri Rousseau!
Happy Birthday Henri Rousseau! The impressionist and primitives painter turns 169!! Happy Birthday Henri Rousseau!!