14 avril 2009

Sotheby's Sales of Impressionist and Modern Art to be Held on May 5 & 6 in New York

Pablo Picasso, La fille de l’artiste à deux ans et demi avec un bateau, 1938, est. $16/24 million. Photo: Courtesy of Sotheby´s. NEW YORK, NY.- Two great icons of Modern Art will be featured in Sotheby’s May 5, 2009 Evening Sale of Impressionist and Modern Art in New York – Pablo Picasso’s La Fille de l’artiste à deux ans et demi avec un bateau from 1938 and Alberto Giacometti’s legendary sculpture, Le Chat from 1951. A rare group of paintings by Tamara de Lempicka from the collection of German fashion designer Wolfgang Joop is... [Lire la suite]
12 avril 2009

Matisse, Giacometti, and Miro to Highlight Christie's Spring Evening Sale of Impressionist and Modern Art

Henri Matisse (1869-1954), Nu à la serviette blanche. Oil on canvas, 31 7/8 x 23 1/4 in. (80.7 x 59.2 cm) Painted circa 1901-1903. Estimate: $2,000,000 – 3,000,000. Photo: Christie´s Images Ltd. 2009 NEW YORK, NY.- A trio of exceptional modern works by Henri Matisse, Alberto Giacometti, and Joan Miró are among the highlights of this spring's Evening Sale of Impressionist and Modern Art on May 6th. These striking master works – a painting and two sculptures – come from the private collection of the late Caral Gimbel Lebworth, a... [Lire la suite]
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27 mars 2009

"Joan Miró. Evoking the Female Image" @ The Bancaja Cultural Center, Valencia

man looks at Joan Miró's "Jeune fille s'évadant", 1967 at Bancaja Foundation. EFE/Manuel Bruque VALENCIA.-The Bancaja Cultural Center presents Joan Miró. Evoking the Female Image, on view through June 21, 2009. The exhibition was organized together with the Joan and Pilar Miro Foundation. Women as a theme run through all Miró’s work. It was an early allure that began during his training as an artist. It was a constant obsession that persisted into his maturity. Miró equated the female figure with the universe.... [Lire la suite]
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