Monday, September 12, 2011

Zaidan Gallery

Zaidan Gallery
Welcome to our art collector Blog/Newsletter for September 12, 2011

Recent Additions
Max, Peter: Being with Moorti, Top of the World, Flower Vase, Sage with Umbrella, Version II, Umbrella Man, Untitled - Lady in Profile, Untitled - Lady in Profile III, Vase of Flowers, Version I and II, Zero
Icart, Louis: Fumme
Hart, Fredrick: Eve, Ex Nihilo, Passages
Erté - Romain de Tirtoff: Emerald Eyes, Erte Legelette, Her Secret Admirers, Symphony in Black
Dali, Salvador: Imaginations and Objects of the Future Spectacle 1975, Imaginations and Objects of the Future Breathing Pneumatic Armchair, Horseman's Dream, Horseman, Fashion Designer
Chagall, Marc: Les Arums, Mother and Child Before Notre Dame

Exhibitions
Picasso, Pablo Ruiz - The Spanish Line: Drawings from Ribera to Picasso
at The Courtauld Gallery, Oct 13, 2011 - Jan 15, 2012 UK / London
Miró, Joan , Picasso, Pablo Ruiz, Dali, Salvador - artworks showcased in Recent Acquisitions, 2006–2011 at Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL, August 26, 2011 through December 30, 2011

Art News
TORONTO.- Music lovers rejoice. Montreal has a new sound: a concert hall for our times where musical expression can be seen and heard in comfort and style. The Montreal Concert Hall adds a new dimension to the city’s dynamic cultural identity and completes the downtown arts complex, Place des Arts, with an inviting and engaging structure that is every bit a part of the life around it. ArtDaily
LONDON.- The Mosaic Rooms presents an exhibition by the award-winning Belgian-Palestinian designer and silversmith Nedda El-Asmar to coincide with the London Design Festival and 100% Design this September. The exhibition will include over 100 high-end domestic objects, in collaboration with the Design Museum of Ghent. A new design, ‘Mabkhara’ – a Middle Eastern incense burner for Zari – will be shown for the first time at this exhibition. ArtDaily
Couple bought 'priceless' Van Gogh portrait for £1,500 at auction. The pastel drawing is believed to be the only full-length portrait of the genius artist in existence and could be worth millions if authenticated. Mail on Line
Everybody knows that the giant Western auction houses Sotheby's and Christie's are looking East for growth. Now, it seems that China's two major auction houses, Poly International Auctions and China Guardian Auctions, are both looking to move into the Western auction market — or at least woo the west's moneyed collectors. ArtInfo
Rembrandt, H, van Rijn- discussed in John Chamberlain Settles Lawsuit With Warhol Acolyte, Banksy Urged to Aid Injured Street-Art Rival, and More Must-Read Art News / ARTINFO , One Master Mines Another / The Wall Street Journal
Picasso, Pablo Ruiz - discussed in Intimate Vintage Snapshots of Famous Artists by Marina Galperina
Matisse, Henri - discussed in Meet Susan Burns, Serial Art Attacker / Flavorwire; Old Masters To Contemporary Art To Highlight Clars’ Landmark September Sale / ARTFIXdaily
Dali created an eight character alphabet for his love during the late 1960s — consisting of restyled versions of the letters G for Gradiva-Gala, D for Dalí, and S for Salvador. He called the alphabet "Daligramme," and touted it not as art, but "a declaration of love." By Ann Binlot InfoArt

Auctions
Tobiasse, Theo - Un Colporteur Juif a New York, from... to be sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, September 21, 2011
Renoir, Pierre Auguste - Three works: Femme Nue Couchée; Tourn... to be sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, September 21, 2011 - Femme nue couchee was sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, August 25, 2011
Rembrandt, H, van Rijn - The Golf Player and Beggar Man and Beggar Woman Conversing to be sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, September 21, 2011
Picasso, Pablo Ruiz - Picasso Toreros, PICASSO TOREROS, L' AGE DU SOLEIL, LA COLOMBE VOLANTE A L'ARC-EN-CIE, CARNET DE LA CALIFORNIE (COMPLETE SET), UNTITLED FROM THE CARNET DE LA CALIFORNIE PORTFOLIO , SIXTY YEARS OF GRAPHIC WORKS, LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, PERSONNAGE IMAGINAIRE, MATERNITE, Vallauris Exhibition, CORPS PERDU, FROM AIMÉ CÉSAIRE, and 11 other lots to be sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, September 21, 2011 - Jeu de la Cape was sold at Lyon & Turnbull, August 25, 2011 - La Celestine and 2 other lots were auctioned at Bonhams Australia, August 22, 2011 View auction results
Miró, Joan - ERIK STAIE 1969, UNTITLED (FROM UBU BALEARES) 1971, FIFTEEN WORKS: LES ESSÈNCIES DE LA TERRE 1968, FEMME AU MIROIR (FROM DERRIERE LE MIROIR) 1956, FOURTEEN WORKS: TRACE SUR L'EAU 1963, PLATE 8 (FROM CANTIC DEL SOL) 1975, JOAN MIRO LITHOGRAPHE II 1975, EIGHTEEN WORKS: A COLLECTION, THREE WORKS: 52 AFFICHES 1963; to be sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, September 21, 2011
Matisse, Henri - Two books of works: Portraits; Braque... and Verve volume IV no.13 to be sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, September 21, 2011
Toulouse-Lautrec - Yvette Guilbert, sur la scene (from... and Yvette Guilbert vue par Toulouse- Lautrec to be sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, September 21, 2011 - Mademoiselle Marcelle Lender, En Buste... to be sold at Doyle New York, September 17, 2011
Icart, Louis - Speed II and Untitled to be sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, September 21, 2011; - La Dame Aux Camilles was sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, August 25, 2011
Dali, Salvador- Caligula from Les Chevaux Daliniens, THE FOUR SEASONS, PAPILLONS DE L'ANTI-MATIERE, VENUS, RETURN O SHULAMITE & THE KISS, LA JUMENT DE COMPÈRE PIERRE 1972; MUCH ADO ABOUT SHAKESPEARE 1970 (2 Works), Siren on a dolphin from New Mythological Suite, Amazon & Cavalier a Rose, La Femme-cheval, Messager dans un paysage palladien, Hamlet, and 11 other lots to be sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, September 21, 2011
Chagall, Marc - Plate 86 from the Bible, THE GRAVE OF RACHEL 1956, LA BAIE 1962, TWO WORKS: THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS; SOLEIL AU CHEVAL ROUGE, TWO WORKS: SONG OF SONGS; L'ANGE DU JUGEMENT, ONE PLATE FROM LE CIRQUE 1967 to be sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge, September 21, 2011 - Between Darkness And Light to be sold at Daniel's Auction House Friday, 02 September 2011 - Nocturne at Venice was sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, August 25, 2011
Bonnard, Pierre - Nude Standing by a Stool, sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago