Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Zaidan Gallery Bi-Monthly Newsletter

Zaidan Gallery Newsletter

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Added to our Price Index Guide since April 16, 2012:

Chagall, Marc - ACROBATE ET VIOLINISTE 1968, L'AURORE 1983, THE RENDEZVOUS 1982, ALEKO, The Green River,

Dali, Salvador - Grande Vénus De Milo Aux Tiroirs 1964, Katmandu Corridor 1969, Le Minotaure 1981, Rhinocéros Cosmique 1956, MEMORIES OF SURREALISM 1971, MEMORIES OF SURREALISM 1971, MEMORIES OF SURREALISM 1971, MEMORIES OF SURREALISM 1971, MEMORIES OF SURREALISM 1971, MEMORIES OF SURREALISM 1971, Carmen, A la Plage from the Nudes Suite, 1970, Nu a la Guitarre (Serenade) from the Nudes Suite 1970, Andrew from the Twelve Apostles Suite 1972, King Richard from the Ivanhoe Suite, 1977,

Erté - Romain de Tirtoff - Emerald Night 1989, Fireflies Brooch, Fireleaves Bronze, Letter C,

Henri Matisse - Verve, 1937,

Max, Peter  - Runner and Flying Sage 1982, Monk and Portrait 1972,

Miró, Joan - JOAN MIRO GRAPHICS, PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART, L'ASTRE PATAGON, L'AIEULE DEVANT LA MER 1969, MAVENA, Courtesan Grotesque, Femme a la blonde aisselle coiffant sa chevelure a la lueur des etoiles from Miro Constellations, Etoile Matinale, Constellations, Sans le Soleil, malgre les autres astres, il ferait nuit from Heraclitus of Ephesus 1965, Flux de l'Aimant,

Picasso, Pablo Ruiz -  TETE DE FEMME (PORTRAIT DE JACQUELINE DE FACE II) 1962, TETE DE FEMME (PORTRAIT STYLISE DE JACQUELINE) 1962, Ne Se Tordant les Chevaux 1952, Man on Horse from Comedie Humaine Suite, 1954, Oeuvre Grave 1973, Cote d'Azur 1962, Cubist Composition with Guitar,

Remington, Frederic - Trooper of the Plains

Exhibitions:

Glenview, IL - Kohl Children’s Museum is bringing back one of the most popular exhibits in its history when “Chagall For Children,” a multi-sensory, hands-on exploration of one of the best-known and best-loved artists of the 20th century, Chagall, returns June 18-Sept. 2 glenview.suntimes.com

Charlotte NC - "Atelier Mourlot and The Great Masters of Lithography" exhibition at the New Gallery of Modern Art; with lithographs by  Picasso

 Chagall, Miró etc. Starting May 3rd.

Bucharest - The Bucharest Biennale, “Tactics for the Here and Now”, announces artists for 2012. From 25 May to 22 July

Montreal - Lisette Tardif exhibition at Galerie Richelieu, May 6 through May 15 2012

WASHINGTON, DC.- Celebrated as one of the greatest modern artists, Miró, Joan, (1893–1983) developed a visual language that reflected his vision and energy in a variety of styles across many media. On view at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, East Building, from May 6 to August 12, 2012.

London - Picasso's sexy, violent, Vollard Suite is the art event of the year. British Museum's new collection of Picasso prints is worth getting excited about The exhibition shows the complete set of Pablo Picasso's etchings series, The Vollard Suite, which comprises 100 etchings produced by Picasso between 1930 and 1937. 3 May – 2 September 2012. The Week

Art News

Paris - Sotheby's to sell the most important portraits of the Dora Maar period to be offered at auction in France since 1998. Picasso's Tête de Femme (1939-41) will be the highlight of the next sale of Impressionist & Modern Art at Sotheby’s Paris on 30 May 2012. This portrait of Dora Maar, consigned from a private European collection, is appearing at auction for the first time (est. €3-5 M / $4-6.6 M).

Liverpool - Tate Liverpool to host first UK Chagall, Marc exhibition for 15 years. Chagall: Modern Master is co-curated by Gavin Delahunty, Tate Liverpool’s head of exhibitions and displays, and independent curator Simonetta Fraquelli. The Liverpool Daily Post

Perth Art Gallery of Western Australia, signs art deal with NY's MoMA. Works by artists including Picasso, Pablo, Henri Matisse , Jackson Pollock and Andy Warhol will be displayed in Perth as part of an exclusive series of exhibitions from New York's prestigious Museum of Modern Art. Ninemsn Pty Ltd

Record prices draw investors into art world. Last week's record-setting sale of “The Scream,” one of the most recognizable paintings in the world, not only impressed art enthusiasts, it also got the attention of the investment community.

The $119.9 million that an un-identified buyer agreed to pay for Norwegian artist Edvard Munch's 1895 pastel made it the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction, and is all the more striking because the piece was expected to attract bids in the $80 million range... Ninemsn Pty Ltd

NEW YORK — A Passel of Picasso, Pablo Ruiz Helped Christie's Score a Solid $117 Million for Its Petite Impressionist and Modern Sale... ArtInfo

New York - A Portrait of the Artist as an Old Man in Love. Life was sweet for Picasso  during his 10 years of romance and cohabitation with Françoise Gilot, from 1943 to 1953. Or so it would seem...NYTimes


Auction Details:

Sotheby's - Old Master & British Drawings Sale, London 4 July, 2012

Waddington's International Art Auction Toronto Ontario Tuesday 12 June 2012

Bonhams - The Fehily Collection of Contemporary Art, Sydney. Tuesday 29 May

RoGallery.com - MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART AUCTION; Chagall, Marc , Miró, Joan,  Picasso, Pablo...May 24, 2012

Harlowe-Powell Auction Gallery - Antiques and Fine Art. Charlottesville, VA. 19 May 2012

Lawson~Menzies - Kensington, Sydney, Australia Quarterly Fine Art Auction (British, Irish & Scottish Art, European ) - 17 May 2012

Balclis - Barcelona, Spain. Segunda sesión (Sculpture & General Fine Art), 17 May 2012

Sothebys - American Art Auction, New York
17 May, 2012

Maynards Fine Art & Antiques - Contemporary & Canadian Art Auction

16 May 2012, View lots

MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART - Capitolium Art AUCTION 152 - Brescia , Italy - 15 May 2012

Freeman's: Modern & Contemporary Works of Art, Philadelphia, PA. 12 May 2012

 Lempertz Auctions - Old Masters: Paintings, drawings and sculptures 15th-19th C. May 12, 2012 Cologne, DE

Bonheur, Rosa  - William A. Smith Inc. 44th ANNUAL MEMORIAL DAY AUCTION May 28th, 2012 in Plainfield, NH

London - Exclusive personal artworks by two of the great innovators of 20th century art, Miró, Joan and Chagall, Marc, lead Bonhams Impressionist and Modern Art sale in London on 19 June.