Tag: Rediscovered

Rediscovered Fragonard Sells for $9.2 Million at Auction in France – ARTnews.com

A rediscovered painting by Jean-Honoré Fragonard sold at auction for €7.7 million ($9.2 million) with buyer’s premium at the Enchères Champagne auction house on Saturday in Épernay, France. The result was more than three times its $2.4 million high estimate. At Saturday’s auction, two private collectors and a London-based dealer competed for the work. The winning bidder was not revealed by the house. Philosopher ...

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Rediscovered portrait by India’s most famous female painter Amrita Sher-Gil expected to sell for $2.8m

Amrita Sher-Gil's Portrait of Denyse Prouteaux (around 1932) Courtesy of Christie's It was thought that the Hungarian-Indian painter Amrita Sher-Gil, widely considered one of India's preeminent Modernist artists, made just three paintings of her close friend Denyse Prouteaux. Two of these hang in the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) in Delhi, another was lost during the Second World War. But now a fourth ...

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Experts Clap Back Against Claims of a Rediscovered da Vinci Drawing, Calling the Image ‘Clumsy’ + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know on this Wednesday, November 25. NEED-TO-READ Liverpool Biennial Director Departs Over Disagreements With Board –In a development emblematic of the unprecedented tensions and challenges facing biennials in the social-distancing era, Fatos Üstek has resigned from her post ...

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Recently Rediscovered Mary Cassatt Heads to Virginia—and More Art News – ARTnews.com

To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with ARTnews newsletter. News A traveling survey show focused on American artists in Spain will feature a recently discovered Mary Cassatt painting. The show is set to open first at the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, Virginia, in February. Is that strange monolith in the Utah desert a sculpture by Minimalist artist John ...

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