Monday, October 25, 2010

Zaidan Art Gallery Blog for Collectors

Welcome to our weekly art collector Blog/Newsletter; For the Week of October 25th, 2010

At Art Collector Blog we list information about the visual artists whose works we own/sell, listed below. The artists' news, reviews, auctions & auction results, latest market prices, exhibitions and related stories. We search the web daily.

Besides our usual updates, this week we have added a few new artists. Please visit our Artists Page

On these pages
Upcoming Auctions & Estimated pricing for our artists.
Art for sale on the web; Artists' prices & Lot descriptions.
Auction Results: June, 2010, July, 2010, August, 2010 September 2010, October 2010
Upcoming Exhibitions that include our artists..
Upcoming Expositions in Montreal, Toronto.

This week at Auctions:
To be sold at Sotheby's New York, November 3, 2010: Auguste Renoir - NATURE MORTE: BOUQUET DE ROSES AVEC... and 6 other lots, Henri Matisse - HENRIETTE LISANT and 4 other lots, Joan Miró - PERSONNAGE AU NEZ ROUGE and PERSONNAGE, Lyonel Feininger - Sail Boat, Marc Chagall - LES AMOUREUX AU TRIANGLE ORANGE and 9 other lots View all lots, Pablo Picasso - NATURE MORTE À LA GUITARE, BOUTEILLE,... and 18 other lots, Pierre Bonnard - VASE DE FLEURS and PAYSAGE DE NORMANDIE, Salvador Dalí - GUERRIERS GRECS PORTANT POUR LA BATAILLE and 2 other lots, Auguste Renoir - Maternité ou Femme allaitant son enfa... and 3 other lots
To be sold at Sotheby's London, November 9, 2010: Dimitri H. Chiparus - 'Russian Dancers' and 5 other lots View all lots
To be sold at Artcurial Briest-Poulain-F. Tajan, October 25, 2010: Marc Chagall - LE PEINTRE A LA PALETTE, Pablo Picasso - LE DORMEUR and 5 other lots, Pierre Bonnard - ETUDE POUR "ROSES DANS UN VASE JAUNE", Salvador Dalí - TROIS PERSONNAGES and 3 other lots, View all lots
To be sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, November 2, 2010 Theo Tobiasse - La chevre et l'harlequin and 3 other lots, View all lots
To be sold at Heritage Auction Galleries, November 10, 2010: Auguste Renoir - Trois personnages dans un paysage, Joan Miró - Untitled, Lyonel Feininger - Three Wise Men, Rembrandt - Self Portrait, Salvador Dalí - Double Nike of Samothrace and The Jeweled Cross / Crucifixion,
To be sold at Freeman's, November 7, 2010: Henri Matisse - VISAGE LEGEREMENT PENCHE VERS LA GAUCHE and VISAGE A LA FRANGE , Joan Miró - PARTIE DE COMPAGNE V and 11 other lots, Marc Chagall - THE LITTLE RED HORSE and 6 other lots, Pablo Picasso - "PEINTRE DEVANT SON CHEVALET AVEC UN... and 5 other lots,
To be sold at Sotheby's New York, October 29, 2010: Auguste Renoir - Le chapeau épinglé, 1re... and Danse à la Campagne, 2e Planche, Henri Matisse - Jazz (See D. BK. 22) and 10 other lots, Henri Toulouse-Lautrec - Moulin Rouge, La Goulue (Adriani 1;... and 7 other lots, Joan Miró - Passage de L'Egyptienne (C. Bks 257) and 15 other lots, Lyonel Feininger - Zwolf Holzschnitte (see P. H262) and 2 other lots, Marc Chagall - Cirque (M. 490-527; C. Bks 68) and 20 other lots, Pablo Picasso - La Minotauromachie (B. 288; Ba.... and 66 other lots, Pierre Bonnard - Quelques aspects de la vie de Paris..., Salvador Dalí - Aliyah (M./L. 1193-1217) and 2 other lots,
To be sold at Christie's New York, November 4, 2010: Auguste Renoir - Le Poirier, Marie-Louise Durand-Ruel and Lavandières, and 2 other lots, Henri Matisse - Femme assise and 11 other lots, Henri Matisse - Port de Marseille, Henri Toulouse-Lautrec - Tête de femme, Joan Miró - La femme au chignon and 3 other lots, Joan Miró - Personnages and 4 other lots Lyonel Feininger - Zottelstedt, Marc Chagall - Le bouquet blanc and 5 other lots, Marc Chagall - Les paysans Russes and 2 other lots, Pablo Picasso - Le Voyeur (Narcisse) and 11 other lots, Pablo Picasso - Verre, journal et bouteille de Bass and 6 other lots, Pierre Bonnard - Le port de Cannes and 4 other lots, Salvador Dalí - Desert Landscape (paysage désertique),... and The Golden Age, Family of Marsupial..., and The Flowering of Inspiration (Gala en... View all lots
To be sold at Bukowskis, Stockholm, October 26, 2010: Henri Matisse - "Nu assis dans un fauteuil au décor... and 2 other lots, Henri Toulouse-Lautrec - "Divan Japonaise" and "Mademoiselle Marcelle Lender, en buste", Joan Miró - "Album 21" (Poème de Carlos Franqui) and 12 other lots, Marc Chagall - "Quai de Bercy" and 15 other lots, Pablo Picasso - Untitled, from: "Six contes fantasques" and 23 other lots, Pierre Bonnard - "Le verger" (The Orchard) and "La femme au chien", Salvador Dalí - "Le cabinet anthropomorphique" and 6 other lots View all lots
To be sold at RoGallery.com, Autumn Fine Art Auction October 21, 2010: Joan Miro, Museo Espanol De Arte Contemporaneo, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, La Moissonneuse, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Elsa La Viennoise View All
To be sold at Bonhams & Butterfields, Los Angeles, October 24, 2010: Joan Miró - Pl. 1, from Gravures pour une Exposition
To be sold at Ketterer Kunst Munich, October 29, 2010: Rembrandt - 2 Blätter: Nachfolge - Figürliche... and 3 other lots View all lots
To be sold at Ivey-Selkirk, November 13, 2010: Benjamin Brown - MOONLIGHT, Joan Miró - FORESTIERS BISTRE and 3 other lots, Louis Icart - THAIS and SMOKE (FUMEE), Marc Chagall - ROMEO & JULIET: PARIS L' OPERA, Pablo Picasso - AZTEC VASE WITH FOUR FACES and 2 other lots, Peter Max - Floral bouquet, Salvador Dalí - Female figures with horse and From: Divine Comedy (one work)
To be sold at Christie's South Kensington, November 11, 2010: Joan Miró - Dessin dedicace Pablo Picasso - Faune (recto); Picador (verso) and 59 other lots,
Was sold at Bonhams & Butterfields, San Francisco, October 17, 2010: Auguste Renoir - Femme nue assise
To be sold at Christie's New York, November 3, 2010: Henri Matisse - Nu de dos, 4 état (Back IV), Joan Miró - L'Air and Peinture (Le Chien), Marc Chagall - Place du Tertre and Fleurs dans un vase à carreaux, Pablo Picasso - Maternité and 10 other lots, Pierre Bonnard - Ciel d'été and 3 other lots
Was sold at Agra-Art, October 17, 2010: Pierre-Jules Mene - Hound
Was Sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, October 20, 2010 Peter Max - 'I Love the World' and 'Angel with Heart'

Our Artists' News:
Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse, Marc Chagall, Pablo Picasso - mentioned in: Chagall Mosaic & Moran Painting Among Major Gifts & Acquisitions for National Gallery of Art / ArtDaily
Marc Chagall - mentioned in: Exhibition in Hamburg Presents Numerous Paintings, Drawings and Prints by Marc Chagall / ArtDaily
Pablo Picasso - mentioned in: Picasso to Julie Mehretu: Modern Drawings from the British Museum Collection / ArtDaily, Battling Collectors Push Sculpture to Record at $61 Million Sale in London / Bloomberg, State of the Art: News & Market Round-Up (Oct. 11-18) / MutualArt, Sydney to house Picasso, Leibovitz blockbusters / The Age,
Rembrandt - mentioned in article titled Plunder Database Lists 20,000 Art Objects Stolen From France / Bloomberg
Auguste Renoir - mentioned in: Madrid's Prado to stage Renoir exhibit / AFP. Madrid:- Passion for Renoir. An outstanding group of 31 works by the artist, which are the finest among the collection of paintings by Renoir assembled by the American collector Robert Sterling Clark (1877-1956), founder of the Sterling and Francine Clark Institute (Williamstown), will be displayed at the Prado in the first monographic exhibition to be held on the artist in Spain The Collection of the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, to be exhibited from 19 October 2010 – 6 February 2011
Lyonel Feininger. CAMBRIDGE, MA.- The Harvard Art Museums present two traveling exhibitions devoted to under explored aspects of the work of Lyonel Feininger; Mar 30, 2010 - June 02, 2012
Joan Miró - artworks showcased in Let Us Face the Future: British Art 1945-1968 at Fundación Joan Miró, Barcelona, Spain , November 27, 2010
Salvador Dalí - mentioned in: Artist Jeffrey Vallance interviews Dali—in the afterlife / W Magazine


Art News, For Last Week:
Paris- The Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain takes place in Paris’s Grand Palais & "updates the public to places where modern art has gone to… A major destination in the art world, Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain is an annual event showcasing art de vivre and only the most illustrious of modern art." October 21st through October 24th at the Grand Palais, the Cour Carrée du Louvre and the Tuileries Garden
CAMBRIDGE, MA.- The Harvard Art Museums present two traveling exhibitions devoted to under explored aspects of the work of Lyonel Feininger (1871–1956).
Alternative Investing:- Investing In Fine Art Can Mean Pretty Profits. If you’d added a few paintings to your portfolio over the last few years, instead of all those bank stocks, your retirement nest egg might be looking a little different right now. By: Shelly K. Schwartz, Special to CNBC.com
DALLAS— In January, a collection of 40 illuminated manuscripts plundered from the Vatican by Napoleon’s invading army in the final years of the 18th century will go on view for the first time in the United States at Dallas’s Meadows Museum from January 23 through April 24, 2011
New York:- The original fine-lined drawing that has graced the iconic cover of "Charlotte’s Web" since the beloved children's book was released almost 60 years ago sold at Heritage auctioneer’s new Park Avenue location on Friday for $155,000, over six times more than its presale estimate of $25,000. By Lucie Alig
London:- $48 Million Forgery Claims Rock Christie's and Other Auctioneers.
DUBAI— Adnan Charara is a storyteller, his paintings and sculpture rooted in his life's travels. Born in Lebanon, he spent part of his childhood in Sierra Leone. As a young man he immigrated to the U.S., living on both coasts while pursuing his studies. By John Francis Ficara, Canvas Guide
OTTAWA, ON.- Thanks to a generous gift, the National Gallery of Canada (NGC) has acquired four prints by Dutch artist Rembrandt van Rijn...
NEW YORK— A political and philosophical engagement blended with critical, formal, and aesthetic considerations makes Walid Raad a contemporary artist par excellence. With controversial events sweeping the art world in the region, Raad’s work becomes a necessary form, proposing alternative narratives and new geographies. By Ghalya Saadawi, Canvas
Bologna:- Italy's Largest Art Fair, Arte Fiera Art First, Celebrates its 35th Edition, 28 to 31 January 2011.
Artprice:- Artprice and the FIAC are pleased to announce the distribution of their latest report on the Contemporary Art Market 2009/2010. This report will be freely available to the press and visitors to the FIAC at the Grand Palais and the Cour Carrée du Louvre from 21 to 24 October 2010 (while stocks last). According to ArtPrice.com , pieces from the 15 highest-selling artists have totaled $527,556,988 thus far in 2009. Works by those artists have posted average annual growth of 151.47% since 1999. The S&P 500 is down 23.5% during that time.
Returning America's Art to America. The Associates of the American Wing and the Friends of the Detroit Film Theater jointly host the world premiere of the new documentary film, Returning America's Art to America. Produced by the United States General Services Administration (GSA), the 24-minute film traces efforts by the GSA and other Federal Agencies to recover lost and stolen works of art produced by artists working for the New Deal art projects of the 1930s and 1940s. One of the most important works of art featured in the film, John Sloan's painting Fourteenth Street at Sixth Avenue (1934), was recently recovered by the GSA, subsequently lent to the DIA and is currently on view in Prentis Court. DFT Auditorium. Detroit Institute of Art
Interesting and important comments on How to Value Art by The ArtReview "2010 Power 100" is first and foremost, it’s a guide to the general trends, networks and forces that shape the artworld.
London:- Just two days after London’s Frieze fair closed, the art crowd has been scurrying across the Channel to attend the opening of Paris’s leading contemporary art fair, Fiac (Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain). By Georgina Adam


Our Artists:
Albert Carrier-Belleuse, Allen Gilbert, An He, Arthur Foster, Ben Kamihira, Benjamin Brown, Chiparus, Demetre, CHRISTOPHE FRATIN, CLARENCE GAGNON, CLEMENT HAUPERS, Elizabeth Spalding, Elizabeth Thompson, Erte, Frederic Remington, Gaugengigl, Ignaz Marcel, Gilles E. Gingras,Giunta, Joseph, HELMUT GRANSOW, Henri Matisse, Hughes Claude Pissarro, Ignaz Marcel Gaugengigl, J W Good, Joan Mirò, Lelia Pissarro, Louis Icart, Louis Muhlstock, Lyonel Feininger, Marc Chagall, MARC-AURELE, FORTIN, NEUMANN, Ernest, Pablo Picasso, PAUL DUBOIS, Paul Neri, PENCKE, Peter Max, Pierre Bonnard, PIERRE-JULES MÊNE, Rembrandt van Rijn, Renoir, Rosa Bonheur, Salvador Dali, Stanley Cosgrove, TETSURO SAWADA, Theo Tobiasse, Willy Biehn


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