23 septembre 2017

'The Dutch in Paris 1789 – 1914' Exhibition Illuminates Artistic Cross-Currents

© Kees van Dongen, The blue dress, 1911, Van Gogh Museum. AMSTERDAM - Paris, with all its creative hotspots, exhibitions and training opportunities, exerted a magical attraction throughout the nineteenth century on artists from all corners of the world. New generations left their native countries to go to where the action was. The exhibition The Dutch in Paris 1789-1914 at the Van Gogh Museum (Oct. 13, 2017, to January 7, 2018) will present Paris with the work of Dutch artists like George Hendrik Breitner,... [Lire la suite]

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]
04 juin 2015

Christie's London announces highlights from its Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale

Claude Monet, Iris mauves (detail). Oil on canvas, 78.3/4 x 39.1/2 in. Painted in 1914-1917. Estimate: £6,000,000 – 9,000,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2015. LONDON.- Building on the impressive New York May auction results for the category, Christie’s Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale in London on 23 June will present the market with a further array of 52 highly covetable works to inspire collectors worldwide. Building on the deep international bidding also witnessed in the strong February London... [Lire la suite]
11 mars 2015

Simon C. Dickinson, Ltd. to offer painting by Vincent Van Gogh at TEFAF

Vincent Van Gogh, Le Moulin d’Alphonse Daudet à Fontvieille, June 1888. Reed pen and watercolour on wove paper, with traces of underdrawing in pencil 30.2 x 49 cm. (11 4/5 x 19 ¼ in.). Photo courtesy Simon C. Dickinson LONDON.- Simon C. Dickinson, Ltd. introduces a selection of highlights that will be offered for sale at TEFAF in Maastricht, The Netherlands. The fair will take place from 13 – 22 March 2015.  Headlining the Impressionist and Modern works on offer is Le Moulin d’Alphonse Daudet à Fontvieille by... [Lire la suite]
17 octobre 2012

Kees Van Dongen (1877-1968) Dutch. Odalisque couchée, 1909

Kees Van Dongen  (1877-1968) Dutch. Odalisque couchée, 1909. Photo MILLON & ASSOCIÉS Signed 'Van Dongen' (upper left) and signed (on reverse) Oil on board - Huile sur panneau 53.3 x 69.2 cm - 21 x 27.2 in. Estimation : 3 000 000 - 4 000 000 $ (AED 11,019,000 -14,690,000) Provenance: Estate of the artist Jean Melas Kyriazi, LausannePrivate collection (acquired in 1998) Private collection, Europe Exhibited: Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Van Dongen, Cinquante ans de peinture, 1942,... [Lire la suite]
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28 mai 2012

Kees Van Dongen (Delfshaven, 1877 - Monaco, 1968) Portrait de Madeleine Grey à la rose

Kees Van Dongen (Delfshaven, 1877 - Monaco, 1968) Portrait de Madeleine Grey à la rose. Photo Rouillac Huile sur toile signée 'Van Dongen' en bas à gauche, datée sur le châssis : '1929'. Inscrite sur le châssis et au dos de la toile 'Alexandrie'. 55 x 47 cm. Lot 60. Estimation : 200000/300000€ Provenance : - Collection Sparey, neveu du général Édouard Requin, portraituré par Van Dongen en 1916, Alexandrie (?). - Galerie Schmit, Paris. - Collection René Clément, Monaco. Cette oeuvre fait l'objet d'un certificat de... [Lire la suite]

06 mai 2011

Kees van Dongen (1877 - 1968), Portrait de Mrs. Jean McKelvie Sclater-Booth

Kees van Dongen (1877 - 1968), Portrait de Mrs. Jean McKelvie Sclater-Booth. Photo Sotheby's Oil on canvas. Painted circa 1920. Signed Van Dongen (bottom center); signed Van Dongen and inscribed En Paris on the stretcher; 162.5 by 130.2 cm. Estimate 1,000,000—1,500,000 USD. Lot Sold 1,082,500 USD This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by Jacques Chalom des Cordes under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Institute. PROVENANCE: Mrs. Jean McKelvie Sclater-Booth (commissioned from the artist)... [Lire la suite]
22 mars 2011

Kees Van Dongen, Musiciens des rues devant l'académie de billard, circa 1904 & Athlète grec et Tanagra

Kees Van Dongen (Delfshaven, 1877 - Monaco, 1968), Musiciens des rues devant l'académie de billard, circa 1904. photo Artcurial - Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan Encre, lavis d'encre et aquarelle sur papier. Signé en bas à gauche "vdongen", 45 x 28,50 cm (17,55 x 11,12 in.) - Estimation : 12 000 / 15 000 €Bibliographie : Cette oeuvre figurera au catalogue raisonné actuellement en préparation sous l'égide du Wildenstein InstituteCommentaire : Une attestation du Wildenstein Institute sera remise à l'acquéreur KeesVan Dongen (Delfshaven,... [Lire la suite]
16 mars 2011

"Van Dongen, Fauve, anarchiste et mondain" @ MAMVP

Kees Van Dongen, Le Sphinx, 1925. Musée dArt moderne de ta Ville de Paris © Musée dArt Moderne / Roger-Viollet © ADAGP, Paris 2011 Le Musée d’Art moderne propose de redécouvrir Kees Van Dongen (1877- 1968). artiste fulgurant et déroutant qui trouva à Paris la reconnaissance artistique dans Les années 20. L’exposition restitue les multiples facettes du personnage : peintre hollandais prompt à la caricature et à la dénonciation sociale, artiste d’avant-garde et figure du fauvisme, devenu une des grandes figures de La scène parisienne... [Lire la suite]
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06 mai 2010

Sotheby's May 2010 Evening Sale of Impressionist and Modern Art Brings $195 Million

The sale was led by Henri Matisse’s Bouquet pour le quatorze juillet, which climbed to $28,642,500 (est. $18/25 million). This EPA/YM YIK NEW YORK, NY.- Tonight at Sotheby’s, the spring Evening Sale of Impressionist and Modern Art brought a total of $195,697,000, nearly reaching the high end of the presale estimate (est. $141/204 million). Forty-three works achieved prices over $1 million, ten works exceeded $5 million, four works brought prices over $10 million, and two works sold for over $15 million. The sale was 87.7% sold... [Lire la suite]