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Important American paintings from the 19th century thru the Contemporary era at Shannon's April 26 auction

MILFORD, CT. – Important American paintings from the 19th century through the Contemporary era will come up for bid during Shannon’s bi-annual American & European Fine Art Auction, slated for Thursday, April 26th, online and in the Milford gallery, starting at 6 pm Eastern time. The auction will feature nearly 250 lots, to include quality examples from the Hudson River School, Amer...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 13-Apr-2018

Illustrations and drawings by art world superstars will headline Woodshed's May 3rd online art auction

FRANKLIN, Mass. – Two of Andy Warhol’s most iconic and instantly recognizable artworks – Chairman Mao and Volkswagen Beetle – and an acrylic on canvas painting attributed to Patrick Nagel, titled Mirage, are expected top performers in Woodshed Art Auctions’ International Art Collections & Estate Sale on Thursday, May 3rd. Live bidding will start at 5:30 pm Eastern...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 10-Apr-2018

Three artworks attributed to Pop Art icon Andy Warhol sell for a combined $50,400 at Woodshed Art Auctions

FRANKLIN, Mass. – Three artworks attributed to Pop Art icon Andy Warhol (Am., 1928-1987) – stylized renditions of the products Chanel No. 5 and Absolut Vodka, plus one of Elvis Presley as a gun-toting cowboy – combined for a little more than $50,000 in an online fine art auction titled Private Art Collections & Estate Discoveries held March 15th by Woodshed Art Auctions. &nb...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 21-Mar-2018

Massive Chinese scroll painting, 24 feet wide, brings $72,500 at Bruneau & Co.'s March 3rd auction

CRANSTON, R.I. – A gigantic 19th century Chinese archaic poem scroll painting – 24 feet wide by 29 inches tall – sailed past its estimate of $800-$1,200 to command $72,500 at Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers’ March 3rd Antiques, Fine Art & Asian Arts auction, held online and at the firm’s Cranston gallery. The buyer was an in-house Asian bidder acting as a broker for...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 15-Mar-2018

Four paintings by Birger Sandzén (Swedish-Am., 1871-1946) sell for a combined $371,000 at Woody Auction

DOUGLASS, Kan. – Woody Auction celebrated the grand opening of their new Douglass auction hall with a major antique and fine art auction on Saturday, February 24th, one that featured four oil paintings by renowned Swedish-born Kansas painter Birger Sandzén (1871-1946), plus outstanding collections of Royal Bayreuth, Daum Nancy, Galle, Tiffany, Pairpoint, art glass and period American ...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 12-Mar-2018

Woodshed Art Auctions' March 15th online art sale will feature works from Monet, Warhol, Hofmann, others

FRANKLIN, Mass. – A group of three pastel on brown paper drawings by the renowned French artist Claude Monet (1840-1926), several artworks attributed to Pop Art legend Andy Warhol (Am., 1928-1987), and an oil on canvas abstract composition by the German-American artist Hans Hofmann (1880-1996) will be part of Woodshed Art Auctions’ March 15th online art sale.   Oil on canvas abs...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 05-Mar-2018

The Woodshed saga: One company's 50-year journey from mom and pop picture framing shop to online fine art auction force

FRANKLIN, Mass. – When James and Angelina Wood opened The Woodshed Gallery in the sleepy suburban town of Franklin, Mass., five decades ago, they couldn’t have foreseen the many changes in basic American life that would ultimately transform their little picture framing studio and makeshift art gallery in a four-car garage into the internet-based fine art business it is today.   ...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 19-Feb-2018

Basquiat and Warhol share the spotlight in Woodshed Art Auctions' online-only fine art sale, Feb. 1st

FRANKLIN, Mass. – It’s fitting that the top two lots in Woodshed Art Auctions’ internet only fine art auction held February 1st were claimed by Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol. Not only were the two arguably the kings of the New York Pop Art scene of the 1980s, they currently occupy first and second place for most ever paid for an artwork by an American artist at auction. &...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 11-Feb-2018

Oil painting by John Fulton Folinsbee (Am., 1892-1972) brings $165,200 at Ahlers & Ogletree auction, Jan. 6-7

ATLANTA, Ga. – A 1923 oil on canvas painting by the noted American landscape artist John Fulton Folinsbee (1892-1972), titled River at New Hope, knocked down for $165,200, and an important 18kt gold, emerald and diamond necklace pendant found a new owner for $35,400 at Ahlers & Ogletree Auction Gallery’s annual New Year’s Signature Estates Auction held Jan. 6-7. Original lan...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 23-Jan-2018

Rendering of the Apple McIntosh logo attributed to Andy Warhol will headline Woodshed's Feb. 1st auction

FRANKLIN, Mass. – A mid-1980s gouache on paper rendering of the iconic Apple Macintosh logo attributed to pop art legend Andy Warhol (1928-1987), and an oil on canvas composition signed by the French painter of modern art Auguste Herbin (1882-1960), are expected top lots in Woodshed Art Auctions’ internet-only fine art sale Thursday, February 1st, at 5:30 pm Eastern.   Mid-1980s...

Author: southeastern , Category: Art, Posted on: 17-Jan-2018
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