Monday, January 2, 2012

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Marc Chagall - Black and Blue Bouquet,

Dali, Salvador - Aliyah, Wailing Wall, Dahlias (From the Floral Suite), Rejuvenation of Time,

Erté (Romain de Tirtoff) - Harvest 1987, Letter J, 1976, Storm 1987,

Frederick Hart - Encounter,

Max, Peter - Better World III, Samurai Sail #76, Aliyah, Wailing Wall,

Joan Miró - Ma De Proverbis VI

Tobiasse, Theo: America 1986,

Feininger, Lyonel - Exhibition in American Treasures: Masterworks From the Butler Institute of American Art at Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL, USA
Dec 13, 2011 - Mar 18, 2012
Henri Matisse - Exhibition in Once Upon a Time: Prints and Drawings That Tell Stories at The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI, USA , December 21, 2011 - May 13, 2012 is pleased to present Utilizza La Tua Illusione I, a group exhibition by diverse International practitioners incorporating abstract imagery and optical illusion to deform reality and represent animated colorful distorted dimensions.
CINCINNATI, OH.- Picasso’s ingenious magic with etching, lithography and linocuts is explored in six decades of printmaking at the Cincinnati Art Museum from December 17, 2011 - May 13, 2012
Picasso, Pablo Ruiz - Picasso - masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso, Paris at the Art Gallery of New South Wales Sydney, Australia; 12 Nov 2011 – 25 Mar 2012

LONDON.- Dulwich Picture Gallery presents Anthony van Dyck in Sicily: Painting and the Plague (15 February - 27 May 2012), the first ever exhibition to focus on the prolific year and a half that Sir Anthony van Dyck (1599-1641) spent in Sicily between 1624 and 1625. All five remaining Saint Rosalia paintings by Van Dyck reunited for the first time... Artdaily

ST. PETERSBURG.- The greatest civilizations in the history of the world; Ancient Egypt—Art and Magic: Treasures from the Fondation Gandur pour l’Art/Geneva, on view from December 17, 2011-April 29, 2012, spotlights astonishing objects of every kind.

NEW YORK, N.Y.- The VIP Art Fair, provides key works from 2000 artists to a global audience. From 3-8th February, including presentations by 115 galleries

Art News:
Picasso, Pablo Ruiz - From Ruiz to Picasso: Pablo Picasso had 14 names but ultimately chose to adopt his Mother's surname as his artist name and signature... Cristiana Dumitru

Picasso, Pablo Ruiz - mentioned in article titled The paradox of Picasso / The Sydney Morning Herald

STEVE KAUFMAN "Frank Sinatra Mugshot Suite"

Just posted the picture for old times sake?

Famous People Painting - Discussing the Divine Comedy with Dante. Historical Painting with Wikipedia Links & Mouse Over Tagging. Chinese Artists Dai Dudu, Li Tiezi, and Zhang An, 2006, oil on canvas. Very well done! (Don't forget to scroll right)

BIRMINGHAM.- Smartphone users can now connect with the Birmingham Museum of Art – a new mobile site, designed to make access to important information about the institution easily available in an-easy to read, user-friendly way. Art Daily

BEIRUT: The French clothing brand Lacoste has demanded that Jerusalem-born artist Larissa Sansour be removed from the shortlist of the Lacoste Elysée photography prize, because it regards the artist’s work “too pro-Palestinian.” The Daily Star, The Independent, The British Journal of Photography

Aliye Berger's ''Sun Rising'' 1954.

ISTANBUL — “Dream and Reality,” a show at the Istanbul Modern art museum, pairs “nearly forgotten” painters from the Ottoman era with some of the most intriguing artists in Turkey today. NYTimes

Why do people collect art? Art & Finance Report 2011 by ArtTactic and Deloitte Luxembourg

Rembrandt, H, van Rijn - discussed in X-Rays Reveal Unfinished Rembrandt Self-Portrait / International Business Times. Rembrandt self-portrait discovered with latest x-ray technology / The Guardian

Auction Details:

Singapore - Pre-bidding has started for "Elephant Parade Singapore Private Grand Auction"

Chagall, Marc - The Reconciliation of all the Creatur..., LE CARROUSEL DU LOUVRE, OFFERING OF ELI,
to be sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, December 12, 2011 - Interior of the Yemenite Hagoral... and 2 other lots to be sold at Sotheby's New York, December 14, 2011 - Nature morte à l'azalée and 3 other lots were auctioned at Koller Zurich, December 9, 2011

Dali, Salvador - suite of six: Conquest of the Cosmos, II and 14 other lots to be sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, December 12, 2011 - The Precius Medium and 3 other lots were auctioned at Sotheby's Paris, December 8, 2011

Feininger, Lyonel - Village view was sold at Koller Zurich, December 9, 2011

Henri Matisse - Masque de jeune garcon sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, December 12, 2011

Miró, Joan - Tête was auctioned at Koller Zurich, December 9, 2011 - Painting, SANS TITRE 1960, SANS TITRE 1947, Personage Sculpture,
sold at Sotheby's Paris, December 8, 2011

Picasso, Pablo Ruiz - Vase deux anses hautes,
Ronde de la jeunesse, Oiseau no.86, Chouette, Visage de Femme, Yan Face, Visage dHomme, Visage aux cercles, 1969, Vase deux anses hautes, Lampe Femme, Visage, 1955, Spanish pitcher, sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, December 12, 2011 - Double Portrait de Mousquetaire and 2 other lots were auctioned at Sotheby's Paris, December 8, 2011

Rembrandt, H, van Rijn - The Angel Departing from the Family of..; to be sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, December 12, 2011 - The Descent from the Cross by Torchlight, The Adoration of the Shepherds: A Night Piece, SAINT PETER AND SAINT JOHN HEALING THE CRIPPLE AT THE GATE OF THE TEMPLE, A Small collection of Old Testament subjects, A Small Collection of New Testament subjects, A Small Collection, A Small Collection of Martyrdom subjects, were sold at Christie's South Kensington, December 7, 2011

Renoir, Pierre Auguste - Le Repos (Gabrielle) and Landscape were auctioned at Koller Zurich, December 9, 2011 - Claude Renoir, de trois-quarts a droite and Claude Renoir to be sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, December 12,