Albrecht Dürer

Rare Books &c. at Auction This Week rebecca Mon, 05/06/2019 - 09:07

Another fairly quiet week in the auction rooms coming up:

<i>Life Lines: Portrait Drawings from Dürer to Picasso</i> at the Morgan

New York, NY, May 4, 2015Drawing is often seen as the most immediate of the fine arts, capturing a subject's essence in quick, suggestive strokes of chalk, pencil, or ink. This can be particularly evident in portrait drawing where the dynamism of the medium allows for the recording of a likeness in the here and now, while simultaneously offering clues into the relationship between artist and sitter.

Rare Old Master Prints & Modern Masterpieces at Swann Galleries Oct. 29 Sale fbcadmin Mon, 10/13/2014 - 08:42

New York—On Wednesday, October 29, Swann Galleries will conduct an auction of Old Master Through Modern Prints with works by Dürer, Rembrandt, Goya, Munch, Picasso and more.