Monday, October 31, 2011

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Welcome to our art collector Blog/Newsletter for October 31st, 2011
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Recent Additions
Erté - Romain de Tirtoff - Fox Fur 1986, French Rooster, Negligee Bronze Sculpture 1984, Princess Suite of 3 Serigraphs 1986
Miró, Joan - Grand Tryptique Noir 1969, Femme Et Oiseau La Tourmente,
Icart, Louis - Place de la Concorde, Conchita 1929,
Picasso, Pablo Ruiz - Deux Hommes Sculptes (Two Male Statues) 1933, Dove with An Olive Branch, La Femme Aux Des (Jacqueline) 1958, Modele, Tableau Et Sculpture 1933, Pour Universite De Genève,
Max, Peter - Flag with Heart 2011, French Zero's Girlfriend 1990, Liberty and Justice for All 2001, Retro Suite V Samurai Sail 2002
Dali, Salvador - Desert Bracelet,

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

AKRON, OH.- Landscapes from the Age of Impressionism, on view at the Akron Art Museum October 29, 2011 – February 5, 2012, offers a broad survey of landscape painting as practiced by leading French artists from Gustave Courbet to Claude Monet and their most significant American followers including Childe Hassam and John Singer Sargent. Art Daily

PARIS.- French and international collectors and professionals were particularly numerous on the opening day of FIAC : 15,455 guests attended the inauguration at the Grand Palais on Wednesday 19th October. In 2010, there were 14,053 at the Grand Palais, or an increase of 10% for the professional day this year. FIAC ran from October 20 - 23. REUTERS

Detroit - Rembrandt and the Face of Jesus brings together for the first time many of Dutch master Rembrandt van Rijn's finest paintings, prints and drawings that portray Jesus and events described in the Bible, at the Detroit Institute of Arts November 20, 2011 – February 12, 2012

LOS ANGELES, CA.- - Lyonel Feininger: Photographs, 1928–1939 at the J. Paul Getty Museum, Getty Center, October 25, 2011–March 11, 2012, presents for the first time Feininger’s unknown body of photographic work. October 25, 2011–March 11, 2012. Art Daily

NEW YORK, N.Y.- Doyle New York will offer a fine selection of prints in the Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints auction on November 7, 2011; including, Rembrandt, H, van Rijn, Matisse, Henri, Picasso, Pablo Ruiz, Chagall, Marc...Art Daily

TORONTO, ON - The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) showcases some of its biggest names as it presents the original exhibition "The Art of Collecting." Opening on Saturday, October 22, 2011 for approximately one year.

OTTAWA, ON - Until 2 January 2012, at the National Gallery of Canada: Exhibition

Drawn to Art: French Artists and Art Lovers in 18th-Century Rome. Organized by the National Gallery of Canada in collaboration with the Musée des beaux-arts de Caen.
Art News

Southern California - 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; including fifteen paintings and 25 prints chart in detail the intense working relationship between Picasso, Pablo Ruiz and Georges Braque. www.sbmuseart.org

SAN FRANCISCO (AP).- A New Jersey man who walked out of a San Francisco gallery with a pencil sketch by Pablo Picasso worth $275,000 pleaded guilty to grand theft Thursday.


DUBAI (AP).- The Abu Dhabi developer building a vast cultural district in the Emirati capital said Monday a branch of the famed Louvre museum will open there in late 2013... Art Daily

DUBAI.- The new sale format to be introduced to Christie's Middle East sales this October includes works by Sohrab Sepehri, Farhad Moshiri, Louay Kayyali, Paul Guiragossian, Mahmoud Said and Charles Hossein Zenderoudi alongside works, often by these same artists, estimated from $2,000 in the new part II sale. Together, the sales to be held on October 25th and 26th. Art Daily

NEW YORK, N.Y.- Anonymous Was A Woman announced the ten artists selected to receive the Foundation’s sixteenth annual awards. The “no strings” grant of $25,000 enables women, over 45 years of age and at a critical juncture in their lives or careers, to continue to grow and pursue their work. Art Daily

LONDON.- The British Museum has been collecting modern and contemporary art from the Middle East since the 1980s. To date, this collection contains works by over 200 established and emerging artists from across the region, many of which featured in the influential exhibition Word into Art in 2006 (which travelled to Dubai in 2008). Art Daily

BOSTON, MA (AP).- The Armenian Library and Museum of America is refusing to surrender 17 paintings and other artwork by assisted-suicide advocate Dr. Jack Kevorkian, saying he donated them to it and his estate has no right to claim them nearly 12 years after it put them on display. The Washington Post
LONDON.- The Pavilion of Art & Design London closed its fifth edition on Sunday with exhibitors reporting strong sales and an impressive turnout of new collectors and visitors. Art Daily

Auction Details

OLD MASTER THROUGH MODERN PRINTS on October 26, 2011. Old Master prints by Rembrandt, H, van Rijn, there are important 19th and 20th century works by James A.M. Whistler, Matisse, Henri , Chagall, Marc and Picasso, Pablo Ruiz. The cover lot is Rembrandt's The Windmill (detail), etching and drypoint, 1641.
Bonnard, Pierre- Femme debout dans sa Baignoire LE BAIN (DEUXIÈME PLANCHE), LA LOGE 1898, LA TOILETTE ASSISE 1925, sold at Swann Auction Galleries, September 22, 2011

Chagall, Marc -The Wolf & the Lamb THE RABBIT & THE FROG, THE OAK & THE SEED , THE BIRD & THE RABBIT, THE CAT & THE FISH, sold at Westbridge Fine Art Auction House, September 25, 2011 - Six works : Der Betende Jude; Das Hau... LES SEPT PÉCHÉ CAPITAUX, JACOB BÉNI PAR ISAAC, JACOB PLEURANT JOSEPH , MOÏSE ET LE SERPENT , SAMSON ENLEVE LES PORTES DE GAZA, L'ARCHE PORTÉE À JÉRUSALEM, PRIERE DE SALOMON, PROMESSE À JÉRUSALEM, VISION D'ESAÏE , PRISE DE JÉRUSALEM, LE COQ ROUGE, PAYSAGE AU ISBAS, LE VISAGE D'ISRAËL, ÈVE MAUDITE PAR DIEU, CAÏN ET ABEL, RACHEL DÉROBE LES IDOLES DE SON PÈRE, NOÉMIE ET SES BELLES-FILLES, ASSUÉRUS CHASSE VASTHI, LA RUSE DE DORCON, LES JEUNES GENS DE MÉTHYMNE, LE SONGE DU CAPITAINE BRYAXIS, SACRIFICE AUX NYMPHES, QUAI DE LA TOURNELLE, BATEAU-MOUCHE AU BOUQUET, LE CIRQUE, FRONTISPIECE, LE CIRQUE 1967, LE CIRQUE (Red Dress Blue Horse), LE CIRQUE (Green Clown), LE CIRQUE (Yellow Contortionist), BOUQUET DE FLEURS ET COQ , THE FOUR SEASONS, PSAUMES DE DAVID, POUR VAVA: ECHELLE AU CIEL, POUR VAVA: AUTOPORTRAIT AVEC VAVA, POISSONS ET LE BERGER QUI JOUE DE LA FLUTE ; MEUNIER SON FILS ET L'ANE , FEMME DE CIRQUE (with blue tree), CARMEN, ROMEO AND JULIET, CARMEN (Poster), THE MAGIC FLUTE (Poster) , ANGE DE JUGEMENT ; SONG OF SONGS , sold at Swann Auction Galleries, September 22, 2011

Chiparus, Demetre - Amis De Toujours to be sold at Cowan's, October 8, 2011

Matisse, Henri - Odalisque au Magnolia NU AU BRACELET 1940, AUTOPORTRAIT DE TROIS-QUARTS 1948, VIERGE ET ENFANT SANS INDICATION DES VISAGES I, ODALISQUE COUCHÉE 1948, THREE WORKS : HÉRODIADE ; FAUNE ; PROSE POUR DES ESSEINTES , L'ESPAGNOLE 1925, ODALISQUE AU COFFRET ROUGE 1952, and 8 other lots to be sold at Swann Auction Galleries, September 22, 2011
Feininger, Lyonel - Die Grüne Brücke, KIRCHE UND DORF 1918, HAFENDOCK 1919, GELMERODA MIT SONNENAUFGANG, sold at Swann Auction Galleries, September 22, 2011

Icart, Louis - Wistfulness and Nude to be sold at Cowan's, October 8, 2011

Miró, Joan - 2 works: From "Le Lézard aux Plumes..., 2 WORKS: SCULPTURE IN CERAMIC BY MIRO AND ARTIGAS 1956, 3 WORKS: UNTITLED (Posters), 5 WORKS: UNTITLED to be sold at Bloomsbury Auctions, London, September 29, 2011 - Le Lézard aux Plumes d'Or, Two works 1934, Fusées 1959, La Chevelure de Bérénice I, Ubu Roi, Ubu Roi, Ubu Roi, Ubu Roi, Femme et Oiseau dans le Tormente, Le Lézard aux Plumes d'Or 1967, EXHIBITION AT THE PASADENA ART MUSEUM 1969, UBU AUX BALÉARES 1971, LE LÉZARD AUX PLUMES D'OR 1971, LE LÉZARD AUX PLUMES D'OR, LES ESSENCIES DE LA TERRA 1968, BARCELONA, BARCELONA SUITE MEDALLION, LITHOGRAPHS II 1975, CANT DE LA CARDINA 1980, FOURTEEN WORKS : LA MÉLODIE ACIDE 1980, SUR QUATRE MURS 1951, UNE FEMME 1958, sold at Swann Auction Galleries, September 22, 2011

Picasso, Pablo Ruiz - Picador Day and Night, and 3 more works to be sold at Cowan's, October 8, 2011

Toulouse-Lautrec - En Quarante CARNOT MALADE, ARISTIDE BRUANT 1893, AUX VARIÉTÉS, MADEMOISELLE LENDER ET BRASSEUR 1893, LES PIEDS NICKELÉS 1895, FLORÉAL, ANNA HELD 1898, YVETTE GUILBERT, and 7 other lots to be sold at Swann Auction Galleries, September 22, 2011 - Visage (Marie-Thérèse) PORTRAIT DE VIEILLE FEMME, L'ABREUVOIR, LA SALTIMBANQUE AU REPOS, MÉLÉAGRE TUE LE SANGLIER DE CALYDON, VISAGE (MARIE-THÉRÈSE), MODÈLE ET GRANDE SCULPTURE DE DOS, JEUNE SCULPTEUR AU TRAVAIL, NU ASSIS ENTOURÉ D'EQUISSES DE BÊTES ET D'HOMMES, MINOTAURE, UNE COUPE À LA MAIN, ET JEUNE FEMME, LE CHIEN 1936, LA CHÈVRE-FEUILLE: TROIS BAIGNEUSES, FEMME DE FACE: JOURS DE GLOIRE, CORPS PERDU: FEMME FLEUR, HANDS WITH FISH, ENGRAVED BOTTLE 1954, OWL 1954, FOUR DANCERS 1956, DIVERS 1956, POISSON 1973, FAROL 1959, LA DANSE DES FAUNES 1957, L'ÉCUYÈRE 1960, PORTRAIT DE JACQUELINE AU BANDEAU ACCOUDÉE, LE VIEUX ROI, PEINTRE AU TRAVAIL AVEC MODELE BARBU ET UNE SPECTATRICE ASSISE EN TAILLEUR, LE PEINTRE ET SON MODÉLE , LE COCU MAGNIFIQUE, SERIES 347:195, SERIES 156:152, LES SALTIMBANQUES 1922, LES SALTIMBANQUES 1922, MATERNITÉ 1930, NATURE MORTE AU CITRON ET AUX ORANGES, L'ARRIVÉE DU CHEVALIER, FESTIVAL POUR LA PAIX, TÊTE DE FEMME AU CHAPEAU, BACCHANALE 1960, LA VERRE D'ABSINTHE, FIFTEEN WORKS : TOROS, LES PORTRAITS IMAGINAIRES, LES PORTRAITS IMAGINAIRES, old at Swann Auction Galleries, September 22, 2011

Renoir, Pierre Auguste - Twelve works : L'Album des Douze... CLAUDE RENOIR, TOURNÉ A GAUCHE, LA PIERRE AU TROIS CROQUIS, ÉTUDE DE FEMME NUE, ASSISE, FEMME NUE COUCHÉ (TOURNÉ A DROITE), 1ER PLANCHE , FEMME COUCHÉ (TOURNÉ A GAUCHE), CLAUDE RENOIR, DE TROIS-QUARTS A DROITE, UNE MÈRE ET DEUX ENFANTS, TÊTE MATERNITÉ (PETIT BUSTE DE MADAME RENOIR), sold at Swann Auction Galleries, September 22, 2011
Dali, Salvador - - Lincoln in Dalivision: Silver Edition to be sold at Westbridge Fine Art Auction House, September 25, 2011 Profil d'Homme avec une Étoile, LE CIRQUE: ECUYÈRE, RÉVERENCE DU GROSEILLIER, TWELVE TRIBES OF ISRAEL, FRONTISPIECE, TWO WORKS : LE FREIN HYDRAULIQUE ; LE CRACKING DU PETROLE, THREE WORKS : PHILOSOPHE ÉCRASÉ PAR LE COSMOS ; LES MONSTRES GELATINES DANS L'ESPACE TEMPS ; LE CERF MALADE, sold at Swann Auction Galleries, September 22, 2011 - Les Lauriers du Bonheur 5 WORKS: THE SODOMITES; THE NEGLECTFUL MEET VIOLENT DEATH; THE DIVINE COMEDY; THE TREE OF PUNISHMENT; BIBIA SACRA, LE MUSEE DE GENIE ET DU CAPRICE, auctioned at Sloans & Kenyon, September 18, 2011