25 février 2010

Picasso Portrait Among Four Works Promised to North Carolina Museum of Art

Pablo Picasso, "Seated Woman, Red and Yellow Background", 1952, enamel on composition board, 49 3/16 x 31 7/8 inches. Promised gift of Mr. and Mrs. Julian H. Robertson, Jr. ©2010 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York RALEIGH, NC.- Lawrence J. Wheeler, Director, North Carolina Museum of Art, today announced a promised gift to the Museum from the collection of Josie and Julian Robertson, of New York. The gift includes four paintings by important European Impressionist and modern artists. In... [Lire la suite]
09 août 2009

Impressionist Paintings from the Durand-Ruel Collection will be sold @ Sotheby's NY

NEW YORk, NY. - Sotheby’s 4 November 2009 Evening Sale of Impressionist and Modern Art in New York will feature seven paintings from the Durand-Ruel Collection, encompassing works by a number of the Impressionist masters that legendary art dealer Paul Durand-Ruel represented -- Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Camille Pissarro and Alfred Sisley. All but one work were acquired by Paul Durand-Ruel directly from the artist and all have remained in the family ever since. Many have not been exhibited since the 1950s and together the offering is... [Lire la suite]
08 mars 2009

"Alfred Sisley in Wales" @ The National Museum Cardiff

Alfred Sisley, Storr's Rock, Lady's Cove, Evening, 1897 (detail), the National Museum of Wales. Acquired with the assistance of The Art Fund (with a contribution from the Wolfson Foundation), 2004 CARDIFF.- The National Museum Cardiff presents today Alfred Sisley in Wales. Alfred Sisley (1839-1899), one of the leading figures of the Impressionist movement, married at Cardiff Registry Office, spent his honeymoon in Langland Bay and was offered five shillings by a Welsh pub landlord for one of his paintings! Although Sisley was... [Lire la suite]
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