N C Wyeth - Self Portrait 1919Jamie Wyeth Self Portrait 1972Quiet Moonlight  beyond Catalina Island - 1907 - Granville RedmondWenzel Hablik, Sylt, Kampen, Dunkle Wolken, Watt, 1907Goya - Fantastic Vision - Asmodea 1820-1823Detail close up Asmodea - Goya art - Fantastic VisionLudwig Rosch artwork -  Detail from Alps Landscape in Spring, 19th CenturyMartin Deschambault ship art

Art and Artifice

ARCHIVE PAGE 17 - December 2016

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Kimio Muraoka art work

Art by Kimio Muraoka

Monet breaks records

So does Kandinsky

Christie's Auction House reports that their Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale Auction on November 16 has resulted in a $81,447,500 million dollar high for Monet's painting titled Meule.

Other highlights from this auction event:

  • A world auction high set for Wassily Kandinsky, his painting Rigide et Courbe (1935) went for $23,319,500.
  • Eleven pieces across several mediums by Pablo Picasso with his painting Buste de femme (Dora Maar) from 1938 going for $22,647,500

News item at the Christie's Web Site

Storm Clouds

Volodymyr Orlovsky artwork Storm Clouds

Art by Volodymyr Orlovsky

Quiet Moonlight beyond Catalina Island

Quiet Moonlight  beyond Catalina Island - 1907 - Granville Redmond

Art by Granville Redmond

La Lys en Hiver

Albert Saverys, La Lys en Hiver, 1947

Art by Albert Saverys 1947

Invisible Republic

Lineart from INVISIBLE REPUBLIC #14 by Gabriel Hardamn, published by Image Comics

Art by Gabriel Hardamn

Cattle at the River

Cattle at the River - Leon Augustin Lhermitte

Art by Leon Augustin Lhermitte


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