Thursday, December 25, 2014

Pictures for today December 25, 2014

El Haik-
Huile sur toile- 30x40
Année : 2014
collection privé
 
Nicolas Briganti, Boats at Anchor, Made of oil on canvas Dimensions: 24 X 36 in (60.96 X 91.44 cm) Medium: oil on canvas Signed

HOCINE ZIANI
Les Rois Saoudiens
huile sur toile, 130x195cm, 2008, collection de la famille royale saoudienne, Riadh

“Italy’s top tourist attractions including the Colossuem could soon be in foreign hands as the country seeks new directors from around the world to make its museums more profitable, prime minister Matteo Renzi has announced.” The nation will run advertisements in The Economist. [The Daily Telegraph]

The last 10 years of Henri Matisse's life were far from what most of us would think of as joyful. His marriage was over, he was diagnosed with cancer and underwent a number of painful surgeries, and his beloved daughter was imprisoned and tortured by the Gestapo for aiding the French Resistance. Who could have blamed him for calling it quits and sinking into deep despair? And yet, during this dark time he created the most electrifyingly joyful work of his career
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/samantha-boardman-md/learning-resilience-from-a-master_b_6329914.html

Fathom Events, in association with Arts Alliance and Seventh Art Productions presents “Exhibition on Screen,” which presents a collection of the most prestigious exhibitions from all around the world. The first film, “Matisse from MoMA and Tate Modern” is currently available...

Nearly 300 sites of incalculable value for Syria and human history have been destroyed, damaged or looted in almost four years of war, the U.N. said Tuesday, citing “alarming” satellite evidence. - See more at: http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Middle-East/2014/Dec-24/282142-un-cites-humanitys-immeasurable-loss-in-syrias-war.ashx?utm_medium=email&utm_source=transactional&utm_campaign=Newsletter#sthash.xdiOHPbE.dpuf

'TROIS TÊTES D'HOMMES'
By Honoré Daumier
Dimensions: 6.1 X 7.48 in (15.5 X 19 cm)
Medium: Pen and black ink within black chalk framing lines
Signed
 
'L'HERCULE DE FOIRE'
By Honoré Daumier
Dimensions: 13.39 X 5.31 in (34 X 13.5 cm)
Medium: Black and brown chalk and gray wash
Signed
 
'UNE GRAND'MAMAN'
By Honoré Daumier
Dimensions: 9.25 X 11.73 in (23.5 X 29.8 cm)
Medium: Pen and black ink and gray wash over traces of black chalk
Signed

Salvador Dali
Tristan Wounded, Tristan Et Iseult 1970
Limited Edition Print, Etching Aquatint
Edition No: From the Edition of 125
Dimensions: 18 x 12.50 in
N/A: N/A
Hand Signed: This Piece is Pencil Signed And Numbered.


Salvador Dali
The Giant Bliagog, Tristan Et Iseult 1970
Limited Edition Print, Etching Aquatint
Edition No: From the Edition of 125
Dimensions: 18 x 12.50 in
N/A: N/A
Hand Signed: This Piece is Pencil Signed And Numbered.


Salvador Dali
Masque De La Mort 1975
Limited Edition Print, Etching Aquatint
Edition No: From the Edition of 240
Dimensions: 26 x 19.75 in
N/A: N/A
Hand Signed: This Piece is Pencil Signed And Numbered


Salvador Dali
Birth of Venus 1979
Limited Edition Print, Lithograph
Edition No: From the Edition of 350
Dimensions: 29.38 x 21.38 in
N/A: N/A
Hand Signed: This Piece is Pencil Signed And Numbered


Salvador Dali
The Doctor: the Struggle Against Illness, From L'Adventure Medicale 1980
Limited Edition Print, Lithograph on Japon Paper
Edition No: From the EA edition of 75
Dimensions: 29 x 21.5 in
N/A: N/A
Hand Signed: This Piece is Pencil Signed And Numbered


Salvador Dali
Dentist: the Healing Light, From l'aventure Medicale 1980
Limited Edition Print, Lithograph on Japon Paper
Edition No: From the EA edition of 75
Dimensions: 29 x 21.5 in
N/A: N/A
Hand Signed: This Piece is Pencil Signed And Numbered