News about Leroy Neiman
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – Artwork showing Muhammad Ali in a classic pose, in white trunks and red boxing gloves, was stolen from an exhibit while it was open to the public at the Muhammad Ali Center. Surveillance cameras recorded the brazen theft, and a manhunt was under way for a suspect.
NEW YORK (AP) – A collection of original baseball art created by celebrated sports artist LeRoy Neiman has sold for nearly $500,000 at auction. The 129 art-decorated baseballs were made over 30 years for Neiman’s friend Charlie McCabe, a bank marketing executive. Most were done in colored marker and captured some of baseball’s greatest players. […]
OAKLAND, Calif. – Clars Auction Gallery realized over $1.7 million on the exceptional fine art, furnishings, decorative art, jewelry and Asian antiques that were offered May 18-19. The sale is the fourth largest in the firm’s history. Fueled in great part by the fine art category which featured a spectacular array of works by American […]
ALAMEDA, Calif. – Michaan’s fine art department presents works from American and European artists from the 15th to 21st centuries on Sunday, March 3. LiveAuctioneers.com will provide Internet live bidding. A wide range of art is available in the sale, including oil paintings, works on paper, engravings, watercolors, lithographs, bronze sculpture, etching and serigraphs. Featured […]