Wednesday, October 19, 2011

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Welcome to our art collector Blog/Newsletter for October 19th, 2011
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Exhibitions
Los Angeles - Museums and galleries all over Southern California will be filled to overflowing this fall with exhibitions that are part of Pacific Standard Time: Art in L.A., 1945-1980. Los Angeles Times
LONDON.- At the close of the ninth edition of Frieze Art Fair, sponsored by Deutsche Bank for the eighth-consecutive year, galleries reported strong sales and market confidence. Art Daily

Art News
Dresden - Daniel Libeskind's six-year, $85 million redesign of Dresden's Museum of Military History made its debut this weekend, marking the opening of the first new war museum in Germany since its reunification.
Toronto - 1979 BMW M1 painted by iconic pop artist And Warhol. This is the first time the M1 BMW Art Car by Warhol has been exhibited in Canada @ Art Toronto 2011
DALLAS, TX.- An archaeological excavation at Poggio Colla, the site of a 2,700-year-old Etruscan settlement in Italy’s Mugello Valley, has turned up a surprising and unique find: two images of a woman giving birth to a child. Art Daily
London - Museum of London. For the first time ever, families will be able to explore a museum in the UK with an interactive text message trail. Art Daily
LONDON.- The British Council – the UK’s international cultural relations organisation – announced that six new roles have been appointed within its overseas Arts team. These roles, alongside an increased digital presence, will allow the British Council to expand work promoting UK arts to a global audience... Art Daily
PALM BEACH, FL.- ArtPalmBeach celebrates its 15th Anniversary at the Palm Beach County Convention Center from January 20th-23rd, 2012 with a Preview evening January 19th. ArtPalmBeach is considered one of the most influential contemporary art fairs in Florida.
DUBAI- Ayyam Auctions announces its forthcoming Dubai Sale. To be held on October 24 at Ayyam Art Center in Dubai
BIRMINGHAM, AL.- One of nineteenth century France’s most popular and influential artists brings Birmingham a fascinating look into politics, society and culture in the exhibition Daumier: Art For the Masses - Selected Works from the Rowe Collection. The exhibition of 169 lithographs is being exhibited at the Birmingham Museum of Art’s Jemison Galleries. Jemison Galleries October 9 - December 31, 2011
London - Tate acquires new works by emerging and leading international artists at Frieze Art Fair: Helena Almeida, born 1934, Portuguese, Melanie Smith, born 1965, Mexican based British artist, Alina Szapocznikow, 1926 - 1973, Polish. Art Daily
London - One of the curiosities of recent years has been the furor surrounding young artists whose works are being traded on the secondary market for gigantic sums. The secondary (or resale) market has historically relied upon dead or ageing artists for its supply, but the heat around contemporary art has fuelled a new phenomenon: an emerging resale market for artists in the early stages of their careers. Charlotte Burns From Frieze daily edition
Paris - Five stolen paintings including a Matisse, a Picasso and a Modigliani worth almost £100 million ended up in a street dustbin and were likely crushed by a rubbish truck, a suspect has reportedly told police. Telegraph
Two shells containing a primitive paint mixture have been uncovered in South Africa, revealing what researchers believe may be the remnants of a 100,000 year old art studio. Telegraph
London - "L'Aubade" by Picasso, Pablo Ruiz . This piece is estimated to sell for between 11.6 million - 16.1 million pounds ($18 - 25 million) when it is auctioned in New York at Sotheby's Impressionist and Modern art sale on November 2. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett.
Rembrandt, H, van Rijn - discussed in Case of LA's stolen Rembrandt intrigues art world / Associated Press

Auctions:
Bonnard, Pierre- - Nudes was auctioned at Neal Auction Company, September 11, 2011
Chagall, Marc -- Le Verger and Combat between Ulysses and Irus (from... to be sold at Heritage Auction Galleries, Dallas, September 27, 2011 - The Bible and Circus Girl Rider to be sold at Sotheby's London, September 27, 2011 - Blue King, After Winter, ELIJAH AND THE WIDOW OF SAREPTA 1956, BROWN STILL LIFE , sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Naples, September 22, 2011 - ''Lion et L'ane Chassant'', from Fables to be sold at John Moran Auctioneers, Inc., September 20, 2011 - L'ours et l'amateur des jardins LE JOUEUR DE FLUTE, LA PRIERE 1983, and 2 other lots were auctioned at Dorotheum, September 12, 2011 - Music was auctioned at Pacific Galleries, September 11, 2011 - Die Zauberflöte and Poster were auctioned at Stair Galleries, September 10, 2011
Dali, Salvador - Don Quixote and El Cid tsold at Heritage Auction Galleries, Dallas, September 27, 2011 - 5 works: from La Divine Comedie, from... to be sold at John Moran Auctioneers, Inc., September 20, 2011 - King Solomon to be sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Naples, September 22, 2011
Allan Douglas Davidson - The Lovers to be sold at Heritage Auction Galleries, Dallas, September 27, 2011
Feininger, Lyonel - Zug auf der Brücke sold at Sotheby's London, September 27, 2011
Ignaz Marcel Gaugengigl - ''The Manuscript'' sold at Burchard Galleries, September 25, 2011
Icart, Louis - - Leda and the Swan, THE STRATEGIST, FROM CHRONICLES OF WOMEN 1917, VOICE OF THE CANNON 1917, SEDUCTION 1921, VOLA 1922, At the Urn, LE PAON BLANC, SPRINGTIME 1924, FALLEN NEST 1924, WHITE UNDERWEAR 1925, BEFORE THE RAID 1925, PUPPIES 1925, SMOKE 1926, SMOKE 1926, TEA 1926, SOLITAIRE 1926, FAREWELL 1927, FAREWELL 1927, FIDELITY 1927, CARMEN 1927, LADY OF THE CAMELIAS, LADY OF THE CAMELIAS 1927, LADY OF THE CAMELIAS 1927, SLEEPING BEAUTY 1927, CINDERELLA 1927, RECOLLECTIONS 1928, RED CAGE 1928, ZEST 1928, MOCKERY 1928, SEVILLE 1927, EVE 1928, JOY OF LIFE 1929, CONCHITA 1929, SPANISH DANCE 1929, SPANISH DANCE 1929, EIGHTEEN-THIRTY 1929, THE FOUR DEARS 1929, COURSING II 1929, HYDRANGEAS 1929, SALOMÉ 1928, SULKING 1930, PARIS FLOWERS 1930, GOLDEN VEIL 1930, BLACK FAN 1931, YOUTH 1930, PERFECT HARMONY 1932, LEDA AND THE SWAN 1934, FAIR DANCER 1939, ORCHIDS 1937, ORCHIDS 1937, LILIES 1934, FROU FROU 1948, LAMPSHADE 1948, BANQUET AVEC LE CHAMPAGNE AYALA 1926, sold at Bonhams & Butterfields, Los Angeles, September 25, 2011 - Woman with Flowers to be sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Naples, September 22, 2011
Toulouse-Lautrec - Sagesse and Carnoi Maude to be sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Naples, September 22, 2011
Matisse, Henri - Tête de jeune fille de face to be sold at Bloomsbury Auctions, London, September 29, 2011
Max, Peter - Asia Version IV#7, and Abstract with Shapes to be sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Naples, September 22, 2011
Jules Mêne - Vainqueur! to be sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Naples, September 22, 2011
Joan Miró - Album 21, CENTENNAIRE POUR L'IMPRIMERIE MOURLOT 1953, NID D'ALOUETTES, MIGRATORY BIRD 1970, MIGRATORY BIRD: DRAWING AND COVER 1966, LITHOGRAPHS IV 1970, SOUVENIR ET PORTRAITS D'ARTISTES 1972-1975, L'ENFANCE D'UBU: NINE PLATES, HOMMAGE A MIRÓ, LA FEMME AU MIROIR 1966, HOMMAGE A MIRÓ; AND JOAN MIRÓ, POSTER FOR EXHIBITION, MIRÓ MUSEO DE ARTE MODERNO, MEXICO CITY 1980, LE BAGNARD, AND 3 MORE WORKS 1969, JONGLEUR DE COLOMBES 1973, JUSTE DERRIERE LE SIFFLET DES TRAINS 1969, GOS I OCELL (HOMENATGE A GAUDÍ) 1979, PECHEUR DE CUIVRES 1968, GAUDI XVIII, EL GOLAFRE 1979, BARBARE DANS LA NUIT 1976, POSTER FOR THE OPENING OF THE FUNDACIÓ JOAN MIRÓ BARCELONA 1975, GAUDI X 1979, GAUDI VI 1979, and 22 other lots to be sold at Sotheby's London, September 27, 2011 - Untitled and Barcelona 1972-1973 were auctioned at Dorotheum, September 12, 2011 - Morning Rain in Moonlight was auctioned at Neal Auction Company September 11, 2011
Picasso, Pablo Ruiz - Untitled (from 347 Series) and Visage Cubiste to be sold at Heritage Auction Galleries, Dallas, September 27, 2011 - Le Repas Frugal, SCULPTEUR, MODELE ACCROUPI ET TETE SCULPTEE TAUREAU ATTAQUANT UN CHEVAL, EL ENTIERRO DEL CONDE DE ORGAZ, LA CHUTE D'ICARE, LE VIEUX ROI 1963, TETE DE FEMME 1962, PEINTURE CONTEMPORAINE DANS LES COLLECTIONS VAUDOISES 1971, BARCELONA SUITE: L'ATTENTE 1966, BARCELONA SUITE, TETE DE FEMME 1905, LE REPAS FRUGAL 1904, LES PAUVRES 1905, LES DEUX SALTIMBANQUES 1905, LE SALTIMBANQUE AU REPOS 1905, TETE DE FEMME, DE PROFIL 1905, BUSTE D'HOMME 1905, 2 WORKS: TOILETTE DE LA MERE; LA DANSE 1905, LES SALTIMBANQUES 1905, NATURE MORTE A LA BOUTEILLE DE MARC 1911, TETE DE FEMME 1925, FEMME NUE DEVANT UNE STATUE 1931, sold at Sotheby's London, September 27, 2011 - Fémme au Fauteuil et Nu Assis COMPOSITION 1948, The small bull fight, were auctioned at Dorotheum, September 12, 2011 - Cavalier and Horse was auctioned at Quinn's Auction Galleries, September 10, 2011
Rembrandt, H, van Rijn - Faust CHRIST CARRIED TO THE TOMB, THE DESCENT FROM THE CROSS 1633, SELF PORTRAIT IN A CAP AND SCARF WITH THE FACE DARK 1633, SELF-PORTRAIT LEANING ON A STONE SILL 1639, SELF-PORTRAIT DRAWING AT A WINDOW 1648, CHRIST APPEARING BEFORE THE APOSTLES 1656, SAINT JEROME READING IN AN ITALIAN LANDSCAPE 1653, SELF-PORTRAIT DRAWING AT A WINDOW 1648, MAN IN AN ARBOUR 1642. JOSEPH TELLING HIS DREAMS 1638, LANDSCAPE WITH THREE GABLED COTTAGES BESIDE A ROAD 1650, TWO WORKS: A PEASANT; AND A BEGGAR, BEGGAR MAN AND BEGGAR WOMAN CONVERSING 1630, BEGGARS RECEIVING ALMS AT THE DOOR OF A HOUSE 1648, 2 WORKS: A PEASANT CALLING OUT 'TIS VINNICH KOUT'; A PEASANT REPLYING 'DATS NIET' 1634, EPHRAIM BONUS, JEWISH PHYSICIAN 1647, CLEMENT DE JONGHE, PRINTSELLER 1651, THE GOLDSMITH 1655, THE TRIBUTE MONEY, THE FLIGHT FROM EGYPT: CROSSING A BROOK 1654, sold at Sotheby's London, September 27, 2011