Eye Candy communicants stvj and rfg55 mentioned in comments to the previous post some works being auctioned by Christie’s Dec. 1 that they’d like to see at Crystal Bridges as well, so I decided I’d post images of a couple of them. I also got an e-mail from Sotheby’s on its American art sale, which follows Christie’s by a day, and saw — don’t laugh — a Rockwell sketch that would be, I think, a good fit in a museum in Arkansas. See pix below:
One of stvj’s picks, Milton Avery’s “Pink Nude,” an oil on canvas board, is getting an estimated bid price of between 70k and 100k. It’s being sold from a private collection.