Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Zaidan Art Gallery Blog for Collectors

Welcome to our weekly art collector Blog/Newsletter; For the Week of April 5th, 2011 At Art Collector Blog we list information about the visual artists, listed below, whose works we own/sell. The artists' news, reviews, auctions & auction results, latest market prices, exhibitions and related stories. We search the web daily. This issue covers pictures and details of our artists' works in upcoming auctions. We have also begun to catalogue (Index) the various works of each artist to enable you find the art you are looking for by the name of the work. The first Catalog (Indexes) completed are those of Marc Chagall at "Chagall Price Index" and Pierre Bonnard at "Bonnard Price Index", and Peter Max at "Peter Max's Price Index", Ernest CARRIER-BELLEUSE at Ernest CARRIER-BELLEUSE Index, Erté at Erté's Price Index Auction Schedules, Auction Results, & Price Estimates for our artists. Art for sale on the web; Artists' prices & Lot descriptions. Upcoming Exhibitions that include our artists.. This week at Auctions: To be sold at Lyon & Turnbull, April 20, 2011 Salvador Dalí - LA LICORNE and MY COUSIN CAROLINETA To be sold at Doyle New York, April 12, 2011 Marc Chagall - Ten lithographs (including five..., To be sold at Trinity Fine Arts, April 9, 2011 Auguste Moreau - "Cherub", Joan Miró - Face, Luigi Lucioni - Vermont Landscape, Marc Chagall - David and his Harp and Lithograph III, To be sold at Rago Arts and Auction Center, April 8, 2011 Peter Max - Untitled To be sold at Sotheby's New York, April 8, 2011 Luigi Lucioni - Chinese Leaves and Still Life with Statue and Jug To be Sold at April Modern & Contemporary Art Auction RoGallery.com, April 7, 2011, Marc Chagall Femme avec Parapluie from Derriere le Miroir 1964 and 4 other lots; Salvador Dali, Aliyah, Rebirth of Israel / Gallery of Modern Art, 1968 and 2 other lots; Peter Max, Black and White Pop Watch 1988 and 3 other lots; Joan Miró Derrier Le Mirroir 2 1965 and 2 other lots; Pablo Picasso Femme Assise Et Joueur De Flute 1967 and 4 other lots; and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec Yvette Guilbert - Menilmontant 1898 View all To be sold at Weschler's, April 2, 2011 Peter Max - Peace by the Year 2000 , LIBERTY HEAD II AND III: TWO WORKS and HEART II FROM HEART SUITE III To be sold at Tajan, March 31, 2011 Salvador Dalí - Space Vénus and Cheval à la montre molle, Marc Chagall - Le visage bleu, Pablo Picasso - Vase To be sold at Sotheby's Paris, March 30, 2011 Dimitri H. Chiparus - A YOUNG FEMALE WATERCARRIER Sold at Dorotheum,, March 24, 2011 View auction results Rembrandt - Rembrandt Drawing at a Window and 9 other lots Sold at Cheffins, March 24, 2011 Thomas Bush Hardy - Dutch Boats in the North Sea and A Steam Tug Passing Sailing Ships in a... To be sold at Cheffins, March 23, 2011 Thomas Bush Hardy - Dutch Boats in the North Sea and A Steam Tug Passing Sailing Ships in a... Sold at Bonhams Edinburgh, March 23, 2011 Perpetua Pope - Mixed flowers Sold at Casa d`Aste Meeting Art, March 23, 2011 Henri Matisse - Eva Sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, March 22, 2011 William Lee-Hankey - Continental village scene Sold at Bonhams Knowle, March 22, 2011 Ernest Albert - At the beach Sold at Heritage Auction Galleries, Beverly Hills, March 20, 2011 Marc Chagall - Two works: Two CHAGALL Exhibition... and L'Hommage à Georges Braque, Salvador Dalí - American Clock (Timeless Statue) Sold at Davidson Auctions March 19, 2011 Salvador Dalí - 6 Images from the Marquis de Sade Series Sold at Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, March 19, 2011 Salvador Dalí - etching of a flower and a horse Sold at Keys Fine Art Auctioneers , March 18, 2011 Thomas Bush Hardy - A Norfolk Shore Sold at Sotheby's Amsterdam, March 17, 2011 Thomas Bush Hardy - OFF DOVER Sold at Bloomsbury Auctions, London, March 17, 2011 Rembrandt - Portrait of a bearded old man Our Artists' News: Honoré Daumier, Joan Miró, Marc Chagall, Pablo Picasso, Rembrandt - Discussed in Phillips de Pury & Company announces inaugural evening editions sale at 450 Park Avenue New York / MutualArt Pablo Picasso - Discussed in The Art of the Print / The Wall Street Journal, From blue to gold / Financial Times, EXCLUSIVE: Abramovich Said to Be Owner of World's Most Expensive Painting / Luxist Picasso’s Post-Breakup Breakthrough / New York Observer, This Week's Major Exhibition Openings (March 21-28) / MutualArt, Spain's police publish catalog of stolen art / The Seattle Times Woody Allen Rips Off Van Gogh, Banksy('s Wife) Unmasked!, and More Must-Read Art News / ARTINFO Auguste Renoir - Discussed in Unknown Renoir seized in Polish customs bust / AFP, News & Market Round-Up of the Week that Was (March 14-21) / MutualArt Joan Miró, Pablo Picasso, Rembrandt - Discussed in Billionaires Get Choosy at $1.4 Billion Maastricht Fair / Bloomberg At TEFAF's Deluxe Vernissage, Oyster-Slurping Gentry Scoured Old Master and Modern Displays for Art Historical Pearls / ARTINFO Joan Miró - Discussed in Joan Miró – coming to Tate Modern soon! / Tate Etc. Joan Miró: A life in paintings / The Guardian Rembrandt - Discussed in Golden: Dutch and Flemish Masterworks from the Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo Collection / Artes Magazine Pablo Picasso, Rembrandt, Salvador Dalí - Discussed in TEFAF is My Dream Art Fair. Let Me Explain Why. / The Huffington Post Henri Matisse - Discussed in Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum / e-flux Marc Chagall, Pablo Picasso - Discussed in Bonnefantenmuseum Maastricht / e-flux Art News, For Last Week: VANCOUVER, BC.- Although living in different places and moments in time, three remarkable artists -- Jim Campbell, Chris Marker and Eadweard Muybridge - Art Daily ROME.- One Hundred Masterpieces from the Städel Museum at Rome's Palazzo delle Esposizioni Art Daily LONDON:- Dozens of theatres, galleries and museums are facing closure because of huge funding cuts to the arts, MPs warned today. Telegraph LONG BEACH, CA.- On May 22, 2011, the Long Beach Museum of Art’s fundraising affiliate, Phoenix, will present Art Auction 14: Where Imagination Takes Flight, considered one of the best auctions of contemporary art on the West Coast. Art Daily BERLIN.- UNESCO has designated the year 2010 as Millennium year of the Shahname. The Museum of Islamic Art in Berlin and the Berlin National Library are seizing the opportunity to introduce this literary masterpiece to the public with their world-renowned collections of Shahname manuscripts and miniature paintings. Art Daily LONDON.- Sotheby’s London Sale of Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints, on Wednesday, 30 March, 2011, will present for sale the earliest printed star charts, in the form of a pair of extremely rare woodcuts by Albrecht Dürer depicting A Map of the Northern Sky and A Map of the Southern Sky. Art Daily LONDON.- Visitors to The 19th BADA Antiques & Fine Art Fair, the UK’s premier national art and antiques Fair and showcase for more than 100 members of the prestigious British Antique Dealers’ Association, can expect to see these twenty highlights, plus much more, from 23-29 March 2011. Art Daily Abu Dhabi:- Army of International Artists Threatens to Boycott Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Over Labor Abuses Art Info Artists and Galleries Around the World Band Together to Send Japan Earthquake Relief. Art Info NEW YORK—A current exhibition at the Lower East Side's Allegra LaViola gallery has drawn fiery opposition from some unlikely art critics: Orthodox Jews. Art Info British journalist and photographer presents "Against the Wall: The Art of Resitance in Palestine" MONTREAL: Monday, March 28, 2011, 7:30 p.m., OTTAWA: Tuesday, March 29, 2011, 7:30 p.m., TORONTO (DOWNTOWN) : Thursday, March 31, 2011, 7:30 p.m. TORONTO, March 3, 2011 – Yvon Deschamps, Margie Gillis, William Shatner, Howard Shore, Leslee Silverman and Paul Thompson have been named the 2011 laureates of the prestigious Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards for Lifetime Artistic Achievement, the ultimate recognition in Canada’s performing arts. New York:- Text that Shaped the Course of History, The Book of Calculation, for Sale at Bonhams ZURICH.- Like father, Like son: Christie’s spring sale of Swiss art at the Kunsthaus Zurich on 21 March 2011 will bring together outstanding works from famous artist fathers and their equally famous sons. Art Daily Rome:- Michelangelo’s statue of David is at risk of being toppled by the construction of a high-speed railway line beneath Florence because of his flimsy ankles. Telegraph London:- The most expensive painting ever sold at auction, Picasso's Nude, Green Leaves and Bust, is going on display show in the UK for the first time. Telegraph Our Artists are: 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 NEW: Jeremie All, Favreau, Marcel , Labelle, Vezina Regis, Weber Christian, Windisch Etienne J For full details, visit our Web Site Blog: http://www.zaidan.ca/Art_Gallery/Blog/Blog.htm