The First Art Newspaper on the Net Established in 1996 United States Sunday, December 21, 2014


First installment of works from the Andy Warhol Foundation Sale to be offered in November
Andy Warhol (1928-1987), Still-Life (Hammer & Sickle). Graphite and wash on ivory wove paper, 28 x 40 5/8 in. inscribed 'AP 3/24'. Executed circa 1977. Estimate: $150,000-200,000. © The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. and Andy Warhol artwork © The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.
NEW YORK, NY.- On November 12, Christie’s will inaugurate its long-term partnership with The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts with a full day of auctions devoted to original artwork by Andy Warhol from the Foundation’s collection. Proceeds will substantially increase the Foundation’s core grant-making programs. Additional online auctions will begin in February 2013 and private sales will be conducted on an ongoing basis.

For this first installment of the Warhol Foundation sales, Christie’s will present over 350 photographs, paintings, works on paper, and prints in three consecutive auction sessions on November 12 at Christie’s New York. Estimates range from $2,500 up to $1,500,000. As with all of Christie’s live auctions, bidders from around the world can take part in the auctions by bidding in person, by phone, by absentee bid, or online via Christie’s LIVE™, the company’s real-time, multi-media bidding platform.

Highlights
PHOTOGRAPHS

Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
Liza Minelli, 1977
unique Polacolor Type 108 print
4 1/4 x 3 3/8 in.
Estimate: $15,000-20,000

PAINTINGS AND WORKS ON PAPER
Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
Still-Life (Hammer & Sickle)
graphite and wash on ivory wove paper
28 x 40 5/8 in. inscribed 'AP 3/24'
Executed circa 1977
Estimate: $150,000-200,000

PRINTS
Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
Red Lenin (F. & S. II.403)
screenprint in colors, 1987
S. 39 3/8 x 29 1/2 in.
Estimate: $ 40,000-60,000





Today's News

October 2, 2012

Four shortlisted artists for the Turner Prize 2012 open exhibition at Tate Britain

Important 19th century paintings emerge from a private collection in Ohio after more than a century

Gerhard Richter, Yves Klein and Eduardo Chillida lead Sotheby's Contemporary Art Evening Sale

Egon Schiele from the Albertina Museum, Vienna at The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

Gary Tinterow appoints Deborah L. Roldán as Assistant Director, Exhibitions, of the MFAH

First installment of works from the Andy Warhol Foundation Sale to be offered in November

Exhibition brings together key masterpieces from the portraiture genre for the first time in Spain

Temporary loans to Currier Museum of Art include Edgar Degas' "Dance Rehearsal"

Swann Galleries to preview print auction highlights at Artcurial in Paris on October 5, 6 and 8

David Mirvish and Frank Gehry unveil conceptual design to transform Toronto's entertainment district

Mechanical banks of fine pedigree dominate Morphy's $2.76M auction of toys, dolls, sports memorabilia

Sotheby's to offer the personal jewellery collection of renowned silver dealer Michael Wellby

"Ice Age" to the Digital Age: The 3D animation art of Blue Sky Studios on view at the Katonah Museum of Art

Important collection of works by Jewad Selim, father of modern Iraqui art, for sale at Bonhams

A pair of superb quality nightstands with royal provenance acquired by Nationalmuseum

Bonhams appoint Joe Earle as a Senior Consultant for the Japanese Art Department in Europe and USA

Early U.S. coinage tops the bill in Heritage's ANA Dallas Signature event

Remarkable 'barn-find' Brough Superior and VMCC founder's former motorcycle at Bonhams Stafford sale

Gun owned by Butch Cassidy auctioned in California

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- Colossal statue of Amenhotep III unveiled on the west bank of the Nile in Egypt

2.- British royals crown New York visit with gala dinner

3.- Missing artwork rediscovered in "Stuart Little" sells for over 200,000 euros at auction

4.- Rossetti's Venus Verticordia soars at Sotheby's in London to sell for £2.88 million

5.- Russian magnate buys, then returns Nobel prize to American geneticist James Watson

6.- Egyptian Museum unveils four newly renovated halls of the famed Tutankhamun gallery

7.- 'The Secret of Dresden: From Rembrandt to Canaletto' on view at the Groninger Museum

8.- Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum reopens after three-year renovation

9.- More than 200 queries about works by possible heirs received on Nazi-era art hoard

10.- Attorney, artist and filmmaker reflects on the seven lessons learned at 2014 Art Basel Miami Beach



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher: Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez - Marketing: Carla Gutiérrez
Special Contributor: Liz Gangemi - Special Advisor: Carlos Amador
Contributing Editor: Carolina Farias

Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org theavemaria.org juncodelavega.org facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site