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David Bowie Painting Found In Canadian Thrift Store Goes Up For Auction | Culture

The portrait painted by David Bowie up for auction.courtesy Cowley Abbott Toronto-based auction house Cowley Abbott opened an online auction this week featuring works by artists from different countries. One of the pieces has attracted special attention for two reasons: It was made by David Bowie in 1997 and found last year in a thrift […]

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Auction: Vivien Leigh’s nude yes, but not her nightgown | Culture

Vivien Leigh, the actress who played the unforgettable Scarlett O’Hara in gone With the Wind and Blanche Dubois in A Streetcar Named Desire He continues to arouse passions despite the fact that he died almost 54 years ago. At least among all those who have bid for the actress’s personal belongings that have been auctioned […]

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A Muelle firm reaches 17,000 euros in an auction | Culture

Drawing of Pier from 1993 auctioned in Durán for 17,000 euros. Muelle has written a new chapter in the history of urban art with the auction sale of 15 of his works on Wednesday afternoon. It was not the first time that pieces of this type had been auctioned in Spain, but it was the […]

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Muelle, the firm that changed the history of graffiti in Spain, goes up for auction | Culture

Muelle, photographed by Roberto F. Muñiz. Courtesy of the artist’s Facebook group. Urban artist, graffiti artist or writer. Rocker. Madrileño from the popular neighborhood of Campamento. Teenager and young man in full Madrid Movida. Pier, that is, Juan Carlos Argüello (1965-1995), left his signature throughout Madrid in the eighties and early nineties. It only took […]

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A private collector buys the portrait of Lavinia Fontana for 140,000 euros at an auction in Madrid | Culture

A private collector has bought for 140,000 euros and by telephone the portrait of the Baroque painter Lavinia Fontana, which was auctioned on Tuesday afternoon at the Segre house in Madrid. There was some expectation in the room to know if at the last moment, after the hammer sounded, a representative of the State was […]

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Up for auction a portrait of Lavinia Fontana whose track had been lost | Culture

The portrait of Lucia Bonasoni di Garzoni by Lavinia Fontana that is going to be auctioned at Segre, in Madrid.JOHN A.F.LOUGH The Segre house will auction this Tuesday in Madrid a portrait of Lavinia Fontana, Baroque painter sadly buried by the History of Art for being a woman, although celebrated in recent years by institutions […]

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A ‘banksy’ stars in the first cryptocurrency auction in history | Culture

Banksy exhibition at the Circulo de Bellas Artes in Madrid, in December 2020. The poster reproduces the work auctioned at Sotheby’s.Samuel Sanchez The disruption of cryptocurrencies has crept into the art world thanks to the auction of an iconic ‘banksy’ at Sotheby’s in New York, a bid in which virtual currencies have been accepted as […]

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Ansorena: The first auction after the withdrawal of the ‘caravaggio’ | Culture

Auction, yesterday afternoon, at the Ansorena house in Madrid.Victor sainz First auction d. C., after caravaggio, in the Ansorena house from Madrid. And the first art auction of the person who wrote these lines. A little over a month has passed since a painting attributed to the Ribera circle and that was going to be […]

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The Christie´s room in New York removes a painting attributed to Murillo from an auction | Culture

Christie’s auction room in New York is going to auction this Thursday a large batch of paintings and sculptures by old European masters, among which stood out a rarity of those that arouse the avidity of collectors: a copy of Saint Francis embracing Christ on the cross, by the Spanish Baroque artist Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, […]

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Ansorena assures that it reached an agreement with the owners of the supposed ‘caravaggio’ to withdraw the work from the auction | Culture

The Casa Ansorena in Madrid has made a statement for the first time since the auction was halted on April 8, in which a painting attributed to José Ribera’s circle was going to be sold, for which there are “well-founded reasons” to attribute it to the Italian painter Caravaggio , according to a report from […]

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