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“Ripley Street Ridge” by Californian painter Wayne Thiebaud sells for $1,022,500

Wayne Thiebaud’s painting titled “Ripley Street Ridge” was bought for $1,022,500 during Christie’s Post-War And Contemporary Art auction in New York on May 14. I for one love this painting a lot. As the lot note describes it well, Thiebaud captures something very uniquely Californian so well on this painting.  And it’s more than the obvious, the landscape and lights. […]

By | 2009-05-21T13:49:45-06:00 May 21st, 2009|Arts|13 Comments

Mao and Two Marilyns

Two Andy Warhol pieces went for over one million dollars yesterday in London at Christie's "Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Sale" "Mao" - £657,250 ($1,140,986) "Two Marylins" - £3,737,250 ($6,487,865)

By | 2008-10-20T08:20:45-06:00 October 20th, 2008|Arts|0 Comments
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