Lot 3732: William Verdult The King Original Oil on panel with embedded Jewels
October 29, 2016
Chicago, IL, USALive Auction
Description: William Verdult The King Original Oil on panel with embedded Jewels, pearls. Hand signed by the artist William Verdult. Approx image size 24x30 inches. One of a kind original. This includes certificate of authenticity. Verdult's art is rapidly rising in value. He is 77 years old and no longer paints due to his poor health. Records of art sales show his works appraising for $40,000 to $450,000. Though his contemporaries were Warhol, Dali, Verdult did not commercially promote his art but sold directly and privately to his closest friends and celebrities, making procuring one of his pieces rather rare. He is known for his philanthropic work and involvement in the Make-A-Wish Foundation. William Verdult, The Dutch Master was born in 1939 in Holland. He is recognized by governments as the Master Artist and Sculptor. Though Mr. Verdult did not follow the traditional museum route in exhibiting his works, his art collectors include: Frank Sinatra, Paul Newman, Elvis Presley, Clint Eastwood, Tom Jones, Lee Majors and many other Governors and major celebrities. No wonder Verdult is coveted and collected by art lovers the world over.
Condition Report: This is in excellent condition.
Artist or Maker: Verdult