08 juin 2012

"Art of Another Kind: International Abstraction and the Guggenheim, 1949-1960"

Mark Rothko, Untitled (Violet, Black, Orange, Yellow on White and Red), 1949. Oil on canvas, 207 x 167.6 cm. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Gift, Elaine and Werner Dannheisser and The Dannheisser Foundation 78.246. © 2012 Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York NEW YORK, NY.- From June 8 to September 12, 2012, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum presents Art of Another Kind: International Abstraction and the Guggenheim, 1949-1960. Comprising approximately 100 works by nearly 70 artists, the... [Lire la suite]

17 décembre 2009

Sotheby's to Sell "The Former Peter Stuyvesant Collection"

Tony" by Niki de Saint-Phalle, executed in 1965. Estimate: €250,000 - 350,000. Photo: Sotheby's AMSTERDAM.- Sotheby’s announced that it will offer for sale 163 works from the former Peter Stuyvesant Collection, property of British American Tobacco Netherlands (BAT), on Monday, March 8, 2010 at Sotheby’s in Amsterdam. The works from the collection to be offered for sale are estimated to realise in excess of €.4 million. The collection is the largest collection of Post War and Contemporary Art ever to come at auction in the... [Lire la suite]
01 novembre 2008

"CoBrA and the North European Avant Garde from the 1950" @ Sotheby's Amsterdam

Karel Appel, Dutch 1921-2006, Cat, Signed and dated '53, Oil on canvas, 53,5 by 80,5 cm. Estimate €150.000-200.000. Sale at Sotheby’s Amsterdam: Modern and Contemporary Art - Northern European Avant Garde, 3 December 2008. © Sotheby’s Amsterdam AMSTERDAM.- On December 3, 2008, Sotheby’s Amsterdam will devote a special section of its Modern and Contemporary Art sale to CoBrA and the North European Avant Garde from the 1950s The young group of Northern European post-war artists that called themselves CoBrA (acronym for Copenhagen... [Lire la suite]