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Bill Cunningham, Legendary Fashion Photographer, Remembered

New York Magazine / June 26th, 2016

Famed fashion photographer Bill Cunningham, known for his candid style, died Saturday at the age of 87. He focused on capturing the personal style of regular folks seen on New York streets as opposed to celebrities in haute couture. ...

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A Century of Style: Masterworks of Poster Design

Boston / September 19 - December 3, 2016

A Century of Style: Masterworks of Poster Design, an exhibition of vintage posters from the collection of Robert Bachelder, spans the breadth of the art poster's development, from the emergence of the international poster scene in the...

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A Star Rises Again: Bernard Buffet

Beauty, Rarity, History...The M.S. Rau Antiques Blog / June 21st, 2016 09:39

Like modern-day movie stars and celebs du jour, the art world is not without its fallen stars. Bernard Buffet (1928-1999) is one such figure, whose meteoric rise and resounding talent was overshadowed by his fall from grace. With a...

London Eye at night

Twitter Weighs in on Brexit Impact on U.K. Art World

ArtfixDaily / June 23rd, 2016

Twitter users weighed in on Brexit in the days before a vote on the referendum, and in the hours after voters decided the UK will leave the European Union. David Patrikarakos (@dpatrikarakos) Almost all leaders in fields of ...

Madame Hanka Zborowska (1917) by Amedeo Modigliani was the sale's top lot at 8.3 million pounds.

Christie's Auction in London Brings a Soft Total on Eve of Brexit Vote

Bloomberg / June 22nd, 2016

On the eve of the referendum that decides whether the U.K. stays in the European Union, Christie's had its smallest tally for a major evening sale of Impressionist and modern art in more than a decade. The sale total came to 25.6 ...

The Floating Piers, Lake Iseo, Italy, 2014-16

Thousands Walk on Water at Christo and Jeanne-Claude's The Floating Piers in Italy

ArtfixDaily / June 22nd, 2016

Legendary artist-duo Christo, 81, and his late wife, Jeanne-Claude, conceived of The Floating Piers almost 50 years ago. The $17 million project has finally been realized, after other sites fell through, in Italy's Lombardy region. ...

Marc Pohl, Lea Lange and Sebastian Hasebrink

New Funding For Start-Up Curating Art For the Masses

TechCrunch / June 21st, 2016

Juniqe, the Berlin-based marketplace for curated art, has closed €14 million in Series B funding, reports TechCrunch. The site "discovers" art on social media and prints on-demand versions across categories, from wall art to home decor ...

Carroll and Milton Petrie European Sculpture Court, Metropolitan Museum of Art.

3 High-Level Employees Exit Metropolitan Museum of Art

New York Times / June 19th, 2016

Three leaders at the Metropolitan Museum of Art are departing, the New York Times reported on Friday. The exodus follows the museum's announcement in April that a $10 million deficit would necessitate cost cutting. The Met's first ...

 

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  • Marsden Hartley (1877-1943) Blue Mountain, New Mexico, 1918.  Pastel on paper 17 x 27 1/2 inches.  James Reinish & Associates, Inc.
  • Ammi Phillips.  Portrait of a Winsome Young Girl in Red with Green Slippers, Dog and Bird.  Est.  $300/500,000.
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  • Mary Cassatt (1845-1926) Children Playing with a Cat, 1908.  Oil on canvas, 32 x 39 ½ inches.  Courtesy of John H.  Surovek Gallery.
  • Frank Weston Benson (1862-1951) Summer Day, 1911.  Oil on canvas, 36 1/8 x 32 1/8 in.  (91.8 x 81.6 cm).  Courtesy Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas.  Photography by Dwight Primiano.  © Estate of Frank Weston Benson / Licensed by Faith Andrews Bedford, St.  Petersburg, FL
  • The Dancers, by Arthur Frank Mathews (1869-1945), oil on board, City of Monterey deHaven/Jacks Collection.
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  • Charles Courtney Curran (American, 1861-1942) Breakfast for Three, 1909.  Oil on canvas, 20 x 30 inches.  Gift of the West Foundation in honor of Gudmund Vigtel 2010.117.  High Museum of Art.
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  • Frank Vining Smith, The Seventh Wave, 1942.  Oil on canvas, 40 x 60 in.  Private Collection.
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