09 mars 2017

Mark Rothko (1903 - 1970), Untitled, 1969

Lot 27. Mark Rothko (1903 - 1970), Untitled, acrylic on paper laid on canvas, 193 by 122 cm. 76 by 48 in. Executed in 1969. Estimate £3,000,000 — 4,000,000. Sold for £3,533,750. Photo: Sotheby's Provenance: Estate of the Artist Pace Gallery, New York Private Collection, Colorado (acquired from the above in 1985) Pace Gallery, New York Private Collection, New York (acquired from the above in 1990) Galerie Beyeler, Basel Sotheby's, New York, 10 November 1993, Lot 24 ... [Lire la suite]

15 février 2017

Gerhard Richter (B.1932), Seestück I (Seascape I),1969

Lot 26. Gerhard Richter (B.1932), Seestück I (Seascape I), signed, dated 69 and numbered 130/150, offset lithograph on paper. Image: 16 3/8 by 15 5/8 in. 41.6 by 40 cm. Sheet: 20 by 19 3/8 in. 50.8 by 49.2 cm. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. Exhibited: Kunsthalle Bremen, Gerhard Richter: Editionen 1965-1993, October - November 1993, cat. no. 17, p. 81 (another example exhibited) Literature: Museum Folkwang, Gerhard Richter: Graphik 1965-1970, Essen 1970, n.p.René... [Lire la suite]
23 janvier 2017

Galerie Jamar. Stand 65a. Brafa Art Fair, 21-29 janvier 2017

Jan Fabre (Antwerp, 1958), ‘One man's misfortune is another man's chocolate’, 2012. Jewel beetle wing-cases on wood, 227.5 x 173 cm. Courtesy Galerie Jamar  Alechinsky (Brussels, 1928), ‘Duo de bassecour’, 1969. Acrylic on paper laid down on canvas, 64 x 95 cm. Courtesy Galerie Jamar Henri Van Herwegen alias Panamarenko (Antwerp, 1940), ‘Japanese flying pack’, 2001. Motor, metal tubing, two leather belts, propellers, rubber bands. H 53.3 x W 157.5 x D 91 cm.... [Lire la suite]
10 novembre 2016

Exhibition traces the history of Mark Rothko’s use of dark colors

Mark Rothko, Black in Deep Red, 1957, oil on canvas, 69-3/8" x 53-3/4" (176,2 cm x 136,5 cm) © 1998 Kate Rothko Prizel & Christopher Rothko / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.  NEW YORK, NY.- The Pace Gallery is presenting Rothko: Dark Palette, an exhibition tracing the history of Mark Rothko’s use of dark colors in his sectional paintings. It is on view at 510 West 25th Street from November 4, 2016 through January 7, 2017. The exhibition reveals the development of Rothko’s expressive use of... [Lire la suite]
19 septembre 2016

Sotheby's to offer Lord & Lady Attenborough's celebrated private collection of Picasso ceramics

 “My family and I have experienced untold joy assembling our ceramic collection over the last 50 years” Lord Attenborough, 2007. Photo: Sotheby's. LONDON.- This November, Sotheby’s will offer at auction the celebrated private collection of Picasso ceramics assembled by Lord and Lady Attenborough. Renowned for its quality and prescience, the collection was built with the joyfilled tradition of an annual pilgrimage to the South of France, where Lord Attenborough, his wife Sheila, and their children enjoyed... [Lire la suite]
18 juin 2016

Exhibition focuses on sculpture from the Second World War to the present

Exhibition "Sculpture on the Move 1946-2016", Kunstmuseum Basel | New building, ground floor, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, "Untitled" (USA Today), 1990, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Gift of Dannheisser Foundation, Jeff Koons, Rabbit, 1986, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, part donation from Stefan T . Edlis and H. Gael Neeson, 2000.21;Charles Ray, Male Mannequin, 1990, The Broad Art Foundation, Robert Gober, Playpen, 1986 Daros Collection, Switzerland, Katharina Fritsch, commodity rack with brains, 1989/1997, Emanuel... [Lire la suite]

17 mars 2016

Galerie Odermatt-Vedovi at TEFAF Maastricht 2016

Lucio Fontana, Concetto Spaziale, Attesa, 1963. Waterpaint on canvas, 60 x 46 cm. Galerie Odermatt-Vedovi © TEFAF Maastricht, 2016 Provenance: Libreria Einaudi, Milan; Galleria Schwarz, Milan; Private Collection, Switzerland  Literature: Enrico Crispolti, Lucio Fontana, Catalogue Raisonné, Vol. II, Brussels, 1974, cat. no. 63 T1, pp. 132-133, ill.; Enrico Crispolti, Lucio Fontana, Catalogo Generale, Vol. II, Milan, 1986, cat. no. 63 T1, p. 452, ill.; Ferreira Gullar, 'A... [Lire la suite]
27 février 2016

An inside-painted crystal snuff bottle, Wang Xisan, dated to the jiyou year (1969), the bottle 1750-1850

Lot 518. An inside-painted crystal snuff bottle, Wang Xisan, dated to the jiyou year (1969), the bottle 1750-1850;  2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm.) high. Estimate $12,000 – $15,000. Price realised USD 15,000. Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The interior is painted on both sides with a scene of three kittens amidst rocks and flowering plants playing whimsically with butterflies, with an inscription and seal of the artist in the reserve. The bottle is carved with blossoming orchids and butterflies, quartz stopper ... [Lire la suite]
31 janvier 2016

Roberto Capucci, ‘Omaggio a Burri’, 1969

Roberto Capucci, ‘Omaggio a Burri’, 1969. Photo Claudia Primangel © the Roberto Capucci Foundation
02 janvier 2016

Para Site presents post-war art by Robert Motherwell, Bruce Nauman, Tomie Ohtake & Tang Chang

Robert Motherwell, Gesture Series (A),1969, Acrylic on paper, 77.5x57.2cm.  HONG KONG.- Para Site is presenting The world is our home. A poem on abstraction, featuring works by Robert Motherwell, Bruce Nauman, Tomie Ohtake, and Tang Chang. The world is our home is part of Para Site’s series of ground-breaking exhibitions employing a speculative approach to the art histories that need to be written around our regions. The exhibition takes as its point of departure a moment in the abstract movement of the post-war era,... [Lire la suite]