Entries by Catherine Saunders-Watson

Happy Birthday, Mr. Hockney; Next Year’s Hot Colors, and More Fresh News

  News and updates from around the arts and auction community: To celebrate David Hockney’s 80th birthday, The Getty will host a special Hockney exhibition, July 18-Nov. 26. It includes one of the artist’s most renowned photo works: Pearblossom Hwy., 11-18th April 1986, #2, along with a number of composite Polaroids Hockney created in the 1980s. [Read more […]

Topps 1956 baseball cards, Lincoln archive rule the day at Blackwell’s June 10 auction

  CLEARWATER, Fla. – On June 10, Blackwell Auctions of Clearwater, Fla., held an Americana auction featuring an extraordinary archive of Lincoln-related ephemera and photographic images; historical objects, and baseball rarities. Despite being a relative newcomer to the live-auction community, Blackwell has gained a loyal following by bringing unique and estate-fresh items to its bidders […]