Tag Archive for: Gustav Klimt

John Carleton Atherton, ‘Fall Bounty’ cover design for ‘The Saturday Evening Post,’ estimated at $10,000-$15,000

Swann delivers bounty of Fine Books & Manuscripts, June 15

John Carleton Atherton, ‘Fall Bounty’ cover design for ‘The Saturday Evening Post,’ estimated at $10,000-$15,000

John Carleton Atherton, ‘Fall Bounty’ cover design for ‘The Saturday Evening Post,’ estimated at $10,000-$15,000

NEW YORK — The Thursday, June 15 sale of Fine Books & Manuscripts at Swann Auction Galleries features a standout offering of rare autographs and books with a special selection dedicated to illustration art. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Pierre Bonnard, ‘Danseuses,’ estimated at $10,000-$15,000

Bonnard, Klimt and more art stars gather at Capsule Auctions, Oct. 27

Pierre Bonnard, ‘Danseuses,’ estimated at $10,000-$15,000

Pierre Bonnard, ‘Danseuses,’ estimated at $10,000-$15,000

NEW YORK – Capsule Auctions will present a sale of American and European Art on Thursday, October 27 beginning at 11 am Eastern time. It will include a range of subjects, from charming landscapes to classical renderings of the human form, surveying centuries of traditional Western art. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Gustav Klimt (1862–1918), ‘Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I,’ 1907, oil, silver, and gold leaf on canvas. Neue Galerie New York. Acquired through the generosity of Ronald S. Lauder, the heirs of the Estates of Ferdinand and Adele Bloch-Bauer, and the Estee Lauder Fund

Neue Galerie exhibition of Austrian and German Art runs through March 13

 

Gustav Klimt (1862–1918), ‘Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I,’ 1907, oil, silver, and gold leaf on canvas. Neue Galerie New York. Acquired through the generosity of Ronald S. Lauder, the heirs of the Estates of Ferdinand and Adele Bloch-Bauer, and the Estee Lauder Fund

Gustav Klimt (1862–1918), ‘Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I,’ 1907, oil, silver, and gold leaf on canvas. Neue Galerie New York. Acquired through the generosity of Ronald S. Lauder, the heirs of the Estates of Ferdinand and Adele Bloch-Bauer, and the Estee Lauder Fund

NEW YORK – On November 11, Neue Galerie New York opened Modern Worlds: Austrian and German Art, 1890-1940, an exhibition of major works of Austrian and German fine art and design from the permanent collection.

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Gustav Klimt’s 1917 painting ‘Portrait of a Lady,’ which was stolen from an Italian museum in 1997 and discovered in 2020 in a compartment that had been hollowed out of the same museum’s exterior wall. The recovered Klimt stars in a major show opening in Rome on October 27. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. This Klimt work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before Jan. 1, 1926.

After years of ‘hiding,’ Klimt work is star in Rome show

Gustav Klimt’s 1917 painting ‘Portrait of a Lady,’ which was stolen from an Italian museum in 1997 and discovered in 2020 in a compartment that had been hollowed out of the same museum’s exterior wall. The recovered Klimt stars in a major show opening in Rome on October 27. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. This Klimt work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before Jan. 1, 1926.

Gustav Klimt’s 1917 painting ‘Portrait of a Lady,’ which was stolen from an Italian museum in 1997 and discovered in 2020, wrapped in a trash bag and stashed in a compartment that had been hollowed out of the same museum’s exterior wall. The recovered Klimt stars in a major show opening in Rome on October 27. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. This Klimt work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before Jan. 1, 1926.

ROME (AP) – Mystery still swirls around Gustav Klimt’s Portrait of a Lady nearly a quarter-century after the painting was stolen from an Italian museum, only to turn up at the start of what would become the coronavirus pandemic. Who stole the 1917 artwork and how it wound up stashed inside the museum’s outer walls are still unknown. But the portrait of a young woman with a sensuous side glance will be part of a major exhibition about the work of the Austrian artist that opened in Rome on October 27.

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Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ CD signed by Kurt Cobain, est. $40,000-$60,000

Kurt Cobain-signed CD could top the charts at Swann, Oct. 28

Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ CD signed by Kurt Cobain, est. $40,000-$60,000

Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ CD signed by Kurt Cobain, est. $40,000-$60,000

NEW YORK — Fine Books & Autographs are at Swann Galleries Thursday, October 28 with a selection of exceedingly rare material set to hit the auction block. Autographs, literature and art books alike will feature scarce to market offerings ranging from pop culture phenoms and scientists to groundbreaking writers and visual artists. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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France to return Nazi-looted Klimt to Jewish heirs

Gustav Klimt, ‘Rosebushes under the Trees,’ public domain image via Wikipedia / Google Art Project

PARIS — The French government announced Monday it will return a Nazi-looted Gustav Klimt landscape painting to its rightful owners more than 80 years after it was stolen from a Jewish family in Austria.

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