Georgia O’Keeffe is one of my all-time favorite painters, visual artists. 8 more words
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Yesterday the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe, New Mexico netted a cool $44.4 million at auction for one of their masterpieces, O’Keeffe’s Jimson Weed. That more than doubled the amount ever paid for a work by a female artist, and was much trumpeted for that fact. 438 more words
Back from my lunch-yoga class feeling refreshed and ”recharged” (yogi teacher’s words but it’s a concerted effort), ready to start the weekend.
And, since a good beginning makes a better ending, how about joining me in high spirits and reminisce the news I woke up to this morning – when I read that Georgia O’Keeffe’s iconic flower painting Jimson Weed/White Flower No. 218 more words
The woman best known for her flower paintings set a new auction record for the most expensive work of art by a woman. “Jimson Weed/White Flower No. 112 more words
Today the art world saw a big milestone in auction records: Georgia O’Keeffe’s Jimson Weed/White Flower No.1 (1932) sold for $44.4 million at this morning’s $75.4 million American Art sale at Sotheby’s, shattering the previous record for the most expensive art work by a female artist ever sold. 253 more words