Bonny Murrell

Bonny Murrell, a graduate from Christie's Education Master's program, is an avid writer and art enthusiast. She earned her stripes at William Doyle Galleries, examining art of all ages from the Old Masters to Contemporary greats. She lives in New York.

53,000 Prints at the MoMA

Posted on May 13th, 2013 by Bonny Murrell

Prints have been an integral part of the Museum of Modern Art since its inception in 1929, with eight prints being among the very first works to enter the collection.…

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Tour of Edo Pop: The Graphic Impact of Japanese Prints, led by Miwako Tezuka

Posted on February 28th, 2013 by Bonny Murrell

Edo Pop playfully juxtaposes classic ukiyo-e prints from such masters as Katsushika Hokusai and Utagawa Hiroshige with contemporary works inspired by these artists and their works. Delve into alluring worlds…

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Dieter Roth’s incredibly innovative and prolific body of editioned works on view at MoMA

Posted on February 15th, 2013 by Bonny Murrell

Engaged in many facets of artistic production, from painting and drawing to writing poetry and music, Dieter Roth (Swiss, born Germany, 1930–1998) never settled with one style or in one…

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In Memoriam: Will Barnet

Posted on December 27th, 2012 by Bonny Murrell

In Memoriam:

Will Barnet, former League student, instructor emeritus, and visionary artist passed away last month at the age of 101.

Print of the Week

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Print of the Week! Joan Winter, Surimono II

Posted on December 18th, 2012 by Bonny Murrell

Surimono II, 2008

Chine colle soft ground etching

Image: 8 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches

Paper: 14 1/2 x 14 inches

Edition 11 of 11

American sculptor and printmaker, Joan…

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Print of the Week! Frank X. Tolbert, Leaves II

Posted on December 11th, 2012 by Bonny Murrell

Leaves II, 2003

Relief Etching

Image: 15 x 11 inches

Paper: 22 x 15 inches

Edition 8 of 10


Frank X. Tolbert is an American contemporary visual artist who…

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Will Barnet, Visionary Artist, Dies at 101

Posted on November 17th, 2012 by Bonny Murrell

Will Barnet, a visionary American painter and printmaker, died on November 13, 2012 at his home in Manhattan. Born in 1911 in Beverly, Massachusetts, Barnet’s passion for art began at…

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Sale of The Gunter Sachs Collection, Sotheby's London, May 22, 2012

Most expensive print ever sold at auction: Warhol’s Mao at £1.6m ($2.5m)

Posted on October 28th, 2012 by Bonny Murrell

On May 22, 2012 Sotheby’s London sold a complete set of Andy Warhol’s 10 color screen prints of Mao, 1972, for £1.6 million ($2.5 million), more than triple the high…

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