14 septembre 2018

Juan Gris's The Musician's Table acquired through new gift from Leonard A. Lauder- Now on view

Juan Gris (Spanish, 1887–1927). The Musician's Table, 1914. Charcoal, wax crayon, gouache, cut-and-pasted printed wallpaper, blue and white laid papers, transparentized paper, newsprint, and brown wrapping paper; selectively varnished on canvas, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Leonard A. Lauder Cubist Collection, Purchase, Leonard A. Lauder Gift, 2018. NEW YORK, NY.- The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced today the addition of Juan Gris's remarkable The Musician's Table (May–June 1914) to the Leonard A. Lauder... [Lire la suite]
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09 mai 2018

Records set for Monet and Matisse in first Rockefeller evening sale

Lot 15. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Fillette à la corbeille fleurie, signed ‘Picasso’ (upper right); signed again, dated and inscribed ‘Picasso 1905 13 Rue Ravignan’ (on the reverse), oil on canvas, 60 7/8 x 26 in. (154.8 x 66.1 cm.) Painted in 1905. Estimate On Request. Price realised USD 115,000,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The opening evening sale of works from The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller generated huge international interest, which resulted in new world auction... [Lire la suite]
23 novembre 2017

Tate Modern opens the most comprehensive Modigliani exhibition ever held in the UK

 Amedeo Modigliani, Nude, 1917. Oil paint on canvas, 890 x 1460 mm. Private Collection. LONDON.- This autumn, Tate Modern stages the most comprehensive Modigliani exhibition ever held in the UK, bringing together a dazzling range of his iconic portraits, sculptures and the largest ever group of nudes to be shown in this country. Although he died tragically young, Amedeo Modigliani (1884–1920) was a ground-breaking artist who pushed the boundaries of the art of his time. Including 100... [Lire la suite]
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31 juillet 2017

Bilbao Fine Arts Museum exhibits masterpieces from the collection of Alicia Koplowitz

Francisco de Goya y Lucientes, Maja and Procuress on the Balcony, 1808-1812 © Collection Alicia Koplowitz - Grupo Omega Capital. BILBAO.- Over the past few decades the Alicia Koplowitz – Grupo Omega Capital Collection has become one of the most important art collections in Europe. Despite this, it has remained largely unknown with the exception of the recent display of around 50 works at the Musée Jacquemart-André in Paris. The exhibition at the Bilbao Fine Arts Museum is an artistic event of the... [Lire la suite]
12 août 2016

Juan Gris, Woman Reading, ca. 1927

Juan Gris (Spanish, Madrid 1887–1927 Boulogne-sur-Seine), Woman Reading, ca. 1927. Oil and pencil on canvas, 36 1/8 × 28 3/4 in. (91.7 × 73 cm) Framed: 43 × 35 1/2 in. (109.2 × 90.2 cm). Dianne Yanovick Dornquast The visible underdrawing, with lines radiating out from different focal points, reveals how Gris built his composition from an underlying geometric structure. He then, in his own take on Cubism, added more sensuous elements into the planar construction, such as the oval shape of the upper body and... [Lire la suite]
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23 avril 2016

"Windows on the City: The School of Paris, 1900-1945" opens at the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

Juan Gris, Newspaper and Fruit Dish (Journal et compotier), March 1916. Oil on canvas, 46 x 37.8 cm. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. Gift, Estate of Katherine S. Dreier 53.1341 BILBAO.- The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao is presenting Windows on the City: The School of Paris, 1900 – 1945 , an exhibition of more than 50 masterpieces from the collection of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York. This exhibition is the first since the renewal of the management agreement with the... [Lire la suite]

24 janvier 2014

Juan Gris (1887-1927), Nature morte à la nappe à carreaux

Juan Gris (1887-1927), Nature morte à la nappe à carreaux. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 signed and dated ‘Juan Gris 3-15’ (on the reverse), oil on canvas, 45.7/8 x 35.1/8 in. (116.5 x 89.3 cm.). Painted in March 1915. Estimate £12,000,000 – £18,000,000 ($19,872,000 - $29,808,000) Provenance: Galerie de L'Effort Moderne [Léonce Rosenberg], Paris (no. 5114). Dr Gottlieb Friedrich Reber, Lausanne, by whom acquired in November 1925. Gisela M. Reber, Lugano, 1926. Galerie Gasser, Zurich, circa 1944. Professor Dr Wilhelm... [Lire la suite]
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14 janvier 2014

Powerful Picasso portrait of his great love Jacqueline Roque to be offered at Christie's

Pablo Picasso, Femme au costume turc dans un fauteuil, 20 November 1955. Estimate: £15-20 million. © Christie’s Images Limited 2014. LONDON.- Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale in London on 4 February 2014 sets the bar for rare and important works from distinguished sources to be offered at auction this season. Presenting discerning, informed and passionate international collectors with 48 lots spanning almost a century, the sale is led by Femme au costume turc dans un fauteuil, 1955 by Pablo Picasso, which comes... [Lire la suite]
27 juin 2009

'From Private to Public: Collections at the Guggenheim' @ The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

A man looks at a painting made by Pablo Picasso at the Guggenheim in Bilbao. Photo: EFE/Miguel Toña BILBAO.- The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao unveils From Private to Public: Collections at the Guggenheim, an exhibition that explores the origins of the permanent collection of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation through its varied private collections, which are crucial for understanding its nature and evolution. In the year which marks the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Guggenheim Museum’s Frank Lloyd Wright building in New... [Lire la suite]
24 mars 2009

Juan Gris

"I try to make concrete that which is abstract." Juan Gris
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