Sotheby’s is pleased to announce the second annual Aboriginal Art auction in New York, which will be presented as an online sale open for bidding from 25 November – 4 December.
“A love situation” is how the young art teacher Geoffrey Bardon described the activity depicted in a striking painting on board created by Pintupi artist Charlie Tawara (Watuma) Tjungurrayi at the dawn of the Western Desert art movement. Writing today for Sotheby’s New York, Melbourne-based curator John Kean is a little less circumspect: “They are [...]
As Christie's loosens its ties with Australia, Sotheby's strengthens its connection and has scheduled its second dedicated auction of Australian Aboriginal art in New York in early December.
The First Aboriginal Art Auction to Be Held In the United States To Be Presented Alongside Sotheby’s Fall Auctions of Contemporary Art and African & Oceanic Art Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Summer Celebration 1991, Estimate $300/500,000 NEW YORK, 11 May 2019 – Sotheby’s is pleased to announce that our auctions of Aboriginal Art will now be presented in our [...]
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