Russell Painting Ropes $ 1.7 million in Reno

RENO, NEV. – “Roping A Wolf,” an adrenaline-pumping frontier painting by Charles M Russell (1864-1926) sold for $ 1,770,000 at the July 31st Coeur d’Alene Art Auction. The oil on canvas dates from 1904, a defining moment for the artist. The auction house wrote: “On visiting New York for the …

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Modernist painter Yannis Tsarouchis finally gets his due

CHICAGO – Yannis Tsarouchis, the gay Greek artist-provocateur, was way ahead of his time. His mid-20th century paintings explored homoeroticism when these themes were still highly taboo. Dancing in real life, a full investigation at Wrightwood 659, shines a well-deserved spotlight on the artist. With more than 200 works, this …

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Make the most of it

Cal’s Lutheran professors who took sabbaticals during the pandemic may have had to change plans or plans, but they came out more energetic and enlightened. By Karen Lindell Art professor Cal Lutheran Michael Pearce’s sabbatical plan was to create a set of paintings to exhibit at the University of North …

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