Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Zaidan Art Gallery Blog for Collectors

Zaidan Art Gallery Blog for Collectors
Welcome to our weekly art Blog!
Week of July 19th. 2010

Edvard Munch's Madonna brings incredible £1.3m record at Bonhams
It's now the most expensive print ever sold in the UK, and the second most expensive in the world
An impression of Edvard Munch's controversial work Madonna has sold for an amazing £1,252,000 at Bonhams - twice its lower estimate of £500,000. 
Another Munch image, Vampire II, sold in Oslo in 2007 at the height of the market for around £1,256,000.

Treasures from Princess Diana's family estate star at Christie's
This week, a fascinating variety artwork and heirlooms from Princess Diana's family home raised £21.1m ($31.1m) following after a three-day auction, as part of Sotheby's and Christie's Master Paintings Week.
At the Christie's Master Paintings art Sale, two Spencer family owned pieces were the stars of the show.

Christie's contemporary art sales boom to 139% above 2009
Jules de Balincourt and Roy Lichtenstein led the auction house's end-of-season sale, last week
To gauge how the art markets are doing in these times of economic uncertainty, you need look no further than the recent end-of-season contemporary sales at market leaders Sotheby's and Christie's.

Orientalist art achieves World Record prices in France
Art values are multiplying for Eastern-inspired paintings by Jose Cruz Herrera and others
"If there is a particularly dynamic art market today, then it is that of Orientalism," says the Paris auction house Artcurial after announcing total 2010 Orientalist art sales of €1,570,000.

Unseen Michael Jackson photographs to auction in Paris
Amazing images taken of the King of Pop by Arno Bani in 1999 will sell at Pierre Bergé & Associés
In the wake of news that Michael Jackson is now the top-earning dead celebrity with posthumous earnings of around $1bn, a Paris auction house is auctioning a collection of previously unseen Jackson photographs.

Picasso's autographed 'Don Quixote, Sancho et un 'Mousquetaire, art is priced $6,000
If you're on the lookout for an entry-level buy, this rare print by the 20th century master is a must-see
Art collectors around the world will be keen to get a look-in at Phillips De Pury's Modern and Contemporary Editions sale in New York
Upcoming Exhibitions that include our artists:

Salvador Dalí
Jan 31, 2010 - Jul 31, 2011
From Impressionism to Modernism
Washington, D.C., USA

Frederic Remington
February 20–July 25, 2010
Bronco Buster: From Art Icon to Pop Icon
Williamstown, Hartford, CT, USA

Pierre Bonnard
May 22, 2010 - Jul 30, 2010
Marianne Boesky Gallery - I.G.Y.
New York, New York, USA

Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall
June 26 through Oct. 3
Polk Museum of Art
Lakeland, Florida, USA

Honoré Daumier
Sep 01, 2010 - Jan 02, 2011
"Water" Voorhees Special Exhibition Galleries
New Brunswick/Canada

Honoré Daumier
Feb 13, 2010 - Aug 15, 2010
Caricature, Satire, and Comedy of Manners: Works on Paper from the 18th through 20th Centuries
USA / Pittsburgh/USA

Honoré Daumier,
Pablo Picasso
2 Sep 2010
12 Dec 2010
Art Museum, Mount Holyoke College
South Hadley, MA, USA

Honoré Daumier
Aug 27, 2010 - Nov 17, 2010
Master Impressions.
The University of Arizona Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ, USA

Honoré Daumier
Aug 18, 2010 - Oct 3, 2010
Harnett Print Study Center, University of Richmond Museums,
Richmond, VA, USA

Joan Miró
Aug 5, 2010 - Aug 28, 2010
Group Show: Master Prints
USA / Portland

Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso
Sep 3rd, 2010 - Nov 21st, 2010
WOMAN AS MUSE, 1900-1950
Athens, Greece
John Fox
Sep 11, 2010 - Sep 25th, 2010

John Fox Retrospective Exhibition (Galerie Walter Klinkhoff)

Upcoming Auctions that include our artists:
Henri Matisse
(5 Items)
21st Jul 10
Prints & Multiples Sale 2333
Christie's New York

Marc Chagall
(24 Items)
27th Jul 10
Frame123 Fine Art & Home Decor
Phone 818-7850170

Peter Max
(3 Items)
27th Jul 10
Frame123 Fine Art & Home Decor
Phone 818-7850170

Peter Max
(2 Items)
25th Jul 10
Showplace Antique + Design Center
212.633.6063 x805

(6 Items)
25th Jul 10
Mathesons' AA Auction

Charles Marion Russell (2 Items)
25th Jul 10
New Orleans Auction, St. Charles..

Frederic Remington (6 Items)
Jul 24, 2010
Coeur d'Alene

Louis Icart, Copperplate etching on Johannot Paper. 1946, size 9-1/2" x 7-1/2". Estimate $20 - $40
Jul 24/25 2010
Summer Estate Auction
Live Auctioneers

Salvador Dali. The Rabbit Sends in a Little Bill", photo engraved signed in pencil lower right, pencil #'ed lower left "23/300", 25" x 16-1/4". Est. $400 - $700
Jul 24/25 2010
Summer Estate Auction
Live Auctioneers

Henri Matisse, Woman and Flowers, Serigraph Poster. Size: 26 in. x 30 in
08/11/2010 12:00 AM EDT
Summer Fine Art Auction
RoGallery.com Auctions

Auction Results
Joan Miró Personnages
June 30, 2010
GBP40,000 - 60,000 (Not Sold)

Marc Chagall The Artist under the Tree
July 8, 2010

Drawing on the cover of The Private World of Pablo Picasso
Jun. 30, 2010

Rembrandt Die Handzeichnungen
July 8, 2010

Rembrandt Studies of the Head of Saskia and Others
July 8, 2010
US$310 , Etching,

Rosa Bonheur Red Deer Stag
June 30, 2010
GBP312  Pencil, Signed, 1636, Signed

Salvador Dalí Les Chants de Maldoror
July 8, 2010
US$5,712 29. 8X18.4 cm, Etching, 1934, Signed

Louis Icart, Marianne (La Marseillaise)
July 13, 2010
Prints Bonhams New Bond Street
Dim: 495 x 310mm Etching and drypoint; colored Creation Date: c1918; 1946. Signed

Marc Chagall La Souris métamorphosée en Fille
July 13, 2010
Tiroche Auction House
Dim: 29.5X24 cm. Lithograph
Artwork is signed 

Marc Chagall, The Bastille and 12 others
July 13, 2010
Prints Bonhams New Bond Street
Dim: 515 x 665mm, Lithograph
C1954 Artwork is signed 
Edition #: 35/ 75

Pablo Picasso, Jacqueline de Profil à droite and 29 others
July 13, 2010
Prints Bonhams New Bond Street
Dim: 657 x 502mm, Lithograph
Date: 1958, signed  Edition #16/50

Rembrandt; Descent from the Cross: Second Plate
July 13, 2010
Prints Bonhams New Bond Street
Dim: 520 x 405mm, Etching. Date: 1633

Theo Tobiasse, Paris Fleur de Bitume (Five Lithographs)
July 13, 2010
Prints Bonhams New Bond Street
GBP2000-3000 Est. Not Sold

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