The $180 Million Dollar Eulogy

By Reed V. Horth for Robin Rile Fine Art 2015 Estate of Pablo Picasso/Artists Rights Society (ARS),New York A few days ago, my wife’s Linkedin Profile boasted this photo of Pablo Picasso’s 1955 masterpiece “Les Femmes d’Algers, Version O“, which is estimated to fetch over $140m at the upcoming Christie’s New York auction on 11…

ARTNET: 10 Things You Need to Know About Investing in Art

by Alexander Forbes, Friday, September 19, 2014 FROM: http://news.artnet.com/market/10-things-you-need-to-know-about-investing-in-art-95451 Clare McAndrew speaking at the ArtFi conference in Berlin Photo: Courtesy ArtFi Berlin played host to the third edition of ArtFi, the Fine Art and Finance Conference, on Wednesday, welcoming influential panelists and art world insiders to the Tagespiegel newspaper headquarters for a day of high-tempo…

Rare Frederick Hart Study for "Liberty & Sacrifice" Monument

FREDERICK E. HART (1943-1999) Frederick E. Hart (American, 1940-1999) Hooded Figure Study (H. 188) Commemorative Patron’s edition Bronze, Edition #131/175 Edition set aside for friends and patrons of Frederick Hart, released in 2006. Never publicly released. Study for “Sacrifice” from “Liberty & Sacrifice” (monument for World War II). Provenance: Chesley to Villeneuve Collection, USA. Sold…

Salvador Dali & Daum Glassworks Present…

Salvador DALI (1904-1989) “La Montre Molle” (LG) Glass and bronze Daum Cristal, Paris, France, publisher.  Pâte de verre and bronze multiple stamped with artist’s and publisher’s names on bronze hardware, contained within original fabric lined box with printed cover, accompanied by mounting hardware and chain.  Accompanied by a Daum editions certificate of authenticity numbered in…