News about Abstract Antique
Vibrant Ed Clark abstract floats to $740K at Hindman
CHICAGO – Works by Ed Clark, John Craxton and Gertrude Abercrombie led Hindman Auctions’ May 11 Post War & Contemporary Art auction to a $4,491,375 million total, a house record for a Fine Art sale and more than doubling its presale estimate.
Gallery Report: Ed Clark abstract sells for record $740K at Hindman
ATLANTA – At the beginning of every month, ACN columnist Ken Hall delivers top auction highlights from around the United States and the world at large. Here’s the June 2022 edition of his Gallery Report. All prices include the buyer’s premium, except where noted. Ed Clark’s Creation, $740,000, Hindman Ed Clark’s acrylic on canvas Creation sold […]
Syd Solomon abstract among winners at Ahlers & Ogletree sale
ATLANTA – Vivid and colorful oil on canvas paintings by Syd Solomon (American, 1917-2004) and Henri Hecht Maik (French, 1922-1993) each brought $20,000, while a classical early 20th-century Continental School marble sculpture of a woman finished at $21,250 in Ahlers & Ogletree’s two-day, two-session Spring Estates & Collections auction, held April 9 and 10.
Carmen Herrera, Cuban-born abstract artist, dies at 106
NEW YORK (AP) – Cuban-born artist Carmen Herrera, whose radiant color and geometric paintings were overlooked for decades before the art world took notice, has died. She was 106.