Saturday, May 11, 2013

Art @ MoMA

Claes Oldenburg
Mouse Museum / Ray Gun Wing

Claes Oldenburg
Mouse Museum / Ray Gun Wing

Barrett Lyon of The Opte Project
Mapping The Internet

Barrett Lyon of The Opte Project
Mapping The Internet

Barrett Lyon of The Opte Project
Mapping The Internet

Giacometti @ The Met

Alberto Giacometti
The Forest (Composition with Seven Figures and a Head)
1950
Bronze

The same, close up.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Art @ Christie's

Some quick photos of some of my favorite paintings / sculpture from a recent preview of Christie's Impressionist and Modern art sale taking place this month.

Chaim Soutine (1893 - 1943)
Le Petit Pâtissier
Painted circa 1927
$16,000,000 - $22,000,000
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Wayne Thiebaud (b. 1920)
Ice Cream Cone
Executed in 1964
$50,000 – $70,000

Wayne Thiebaud (b. 1920)
Two Jolly Cones
Painted in 2002
$500,000 - $700,000

Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)
Femme Debout
Original 1954 - 1956
€400,000 – €600,000
($525,191 - $787,786)