1. Alle Posts mit dem Tag "claude monet"

  2. It’s the season of hot drinks, long walks, and lavish leaves: Happy first official day of autumn, everyone!

    Pictured: Claude Monet’s Autumn Effect at Argenteuil (1873)

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  3. In incredible news, a beautiful Monet landscape was found in art hoarder Cornelius Gurlitt’s suitcase, months after his death.

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  4. This beautiful Monet was thought to have been irreparably damaged in June 2012 when a 46-year-old man punched straight through the canvas. After extensive renovations, it’s now back on view at the National Gallery of Ireland. 

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  5. Claude Monet’s beautiful, famous Nymphéas (1906), inspired by the lily pond in his garden at Giverny in France, sold for $54 million at Sotheby’s in London last night. 

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  6. The inspiration for this celebratory image by Vik Muniz is Claude Monet’s famous full-length painting of his wife, 'La Japonaise (Camille Monet in Japanese Costume)' (1876) that now hangs in the permanent collection of the Museum of Fine Arts-Boston.

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  7. Claude Monet‘s beautiful 'Waterloo Bridge, London' (1903) is the latest famous canvas recovered from Nazi-era art hoarder Cornelius Gurlitt’s hidden stash of masterpieces. It’s valued at $13.3 million. 

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  8. Sotheby’s London

    London: After Christie’s sale last night, the art world gathers at rival Sotheby’s for the auction house’s highly anticipated Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale

    At US$23,448,491 to 31,264,655, carrying the highest estimate is Claude Monet’s beautiful 1908 work, Le Palais Contarini (pictured). Also starring in this multimillion sale are coveted works by Pablo Picasso, Rene Magritte, and Piet Mondrian, to name a few. 

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  9. Picasso, Monet, and Miró

    Paintings by celebrated artists such as Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet, and Joan Miró were snapped up by wealthy buyers in a US$190 million auction at Sotheby’s in London last night. 

    A 1932 Picasso painting of his lover Marie-Therese Walter, Femme Assise Pres d’une Fenetre, was the centerpiece of the auction, selling for 28.6 million pounds (US$44.8 million). 

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  10. Record for Kandinsky

    Christie’s kicked off New York’s major fall auction season Wednesday by selling its top lot, Claude Monet's Nymphéas, to an anonymous American collector for US$43.8 million. 

    Wassily Kandinsky's 1909 Study for Improvisation 8 was sold to a European collector for US$23 million, a new record for Kandinsky. 

    Check out more results from Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale.

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  11. Nymphéas

    Estimated at US$30,000,000 to 50,000,000, Claude Monet's gorgeous Nymphéas is the top lot in Christie’s major Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale this Wednesday!

    Preview the entire Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale

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  12. The Stolen Work

    Seven priceless artworks by artists including Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet, and Lucian Freud were stolen from the Kunsthal Museum in Rotterdam last night. 

    Flip through the album to get a visual of what was ruthlessly stolen from the Dutch museum. 

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  13. Priceless Artworks Stolen

    Seven priceless artworks by artists including Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet, and Lucian Freud were stolen from the Kunsthal Museum in Rotterdam last night. 

    "An initial investigation suggests that the robbery was well prepared," reads a statement from the Dutch police.

    Among the stolen works were Picasso’s 1971 Harlequin Head, Monet’s 1901 Waterloo Bridge, London, Henri Matisse’s 1919 Reading Girl in White and Yellow, and Lucian Freud’s 2002 Woman with Eyes Closed.

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