24 septembre 2009

« Le temps déborde » - Paris, les Cahiers d'Art, 1947 par Paul Eluard - Dora Maar - Man Ray.

« Le temps déborde » - Paris, les Cahiers d'Art, 1947 par Paul Eluard - Dora Maar - Man Ray. Ouvrage publié sous le pseudonyme de Didier Desroches. In-4. Ouvrage illustré de 11 photographies de Nusch par Dora Maar et Man Ray. Edition originale tirée à 500 exemplaires numérotés. Exemplaire provenant de la bibliothèque de Luc Decaunes, gendre de Paul Eluard. Cet ouvrage, le seul comportant ce pseudonyme d'auteur utilisé une seule fois par Paul Eluard, fut publié suite au décès de Nusch. On joint le faire part du décès de Madame... [Lire la suite]
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01 juillet 2009

'In Focus: Making a Scene' @ The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles

Man Ray (Emmanuel Radnitsky) American, 1890–1976, Rrose Sélavy (Marcel Duchamp), 1923. Gelatin silver print. Image: 22.1 x 17.6 cm (8 11/16 x 6 15/16 in.) The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles © Man Ray Trust ARS-ADAGP 84.XM.1000.80 LOS ANGELES, CA.- In Focus: Making a Scene presents more than thirty tableaux, or staged photographs, from the J. Paul Getty Museum’s world-renowned photography collection, on view at the Getty Center from June 30–October 18, 2009. Ranging from early daguerreotypes to contemporary color... [Lire la suite]
08 mai 2009

Two Exceptional Drawings by Georges Seurat Head Sotheby's Impressionist Modern Art Sale

Georges Seurat, Femme Avec Deux Filletes, Circa 1882-84. ‘Conté’ pensil on paper, 31.2 x 22.5 cm ; 12 1/4 x 8 7/8 in. Est. 1.000.000—1.500.000 EUR. Copyright: Sotheby’s – ArtDigital Studio PARIS.- Two exceptional drawings by Georges Seurat, consigned from a private Parisian collector, will head the Impressionist Modern Art sale at Sotheby's in Paris on May 28. After the record €5 million ($6.3 million) achieved by Seurat's extraordinary drawing Au Divan japonais last December, Sotheby’s Paris will again highlight Seurat's work... [Lire la suite]
26 avril 2009

'April in Paris' Photographs Sale @ Artnet

Brassai, A Portfolio of Ten gelatin silver prints mounted on board, and printed in 1973. NEW YORK, NY.- artnet Online Auctions is featuring April in Paris, a special sale of 100 photographs by 50 renowned artists including Brassaï, Robert Doisneau, André Kertész and Willy Ronis through April 30. Modern Masters Leading the sale is a collection of photographs by modern masters including Eugène Atget, Brassaï, André Kertész, Germaine Krull, and Man Ray. Among the highlights is a complete portfolio of 10 classic images of... [Lire la suite]
13 avril 2009

Portrait de Man Ray, Pierre Drieu la Rochelle. Photographie originale. 1922.

Man Ray, Portrait de Pierre Drieu la Rochelle. Photographie originale. 1922. Tirage argentique d'époque. Signé et daté Man Ray Paris 1922 au crayon dans la marge en bas à droite sous l'image. Au verso, dédicace Aux Peignot Drieu la Rochelle à l'encre brune. 240 x 180 mm. Monté sous passe-partout et encadré, (verre anti UV « TruGuard »). Estimate 10,000—12,000 EUR Unsold. PROVENANCE: Famille Peignot. NOTE: Charles et Suzanne Peignot (voir lot n° 65) étaient très proches de Drieu qui passait souvent ses vacances chez eux... [Lire la suite]
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15 février 2009

"Surrealism and Beyond: In the Israel Museum" @ The Cincinnati Art Museum

Joan Miró, Painting (Spanish Dancer), 1957. Oil on canvas, 146 x 114. Gift of Sylvia and Joseph Slifka, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum- CINCINNATI, OH.- The Cincinnati Art Museum will be the sole U.S. venue for an exhibition that features works by the greatest masters of Dada and Surrealist art, including Salvador Dalí, Marcel Duchamp, Pablo Picasso, Max Ernst, René Magritte, Joan Miró, Jean (Hans) Arp, Man Ray, Kurt Schwitters, Hannah Höch and Paul Delvaux. Surrealism and Beyond: In the Israel Museum,... [Lire la suite]
24 janvier 2009

Man Ray @ the Hague Museum of Photography

Man Ray (1890-1976), Yves Montand, 1950. © Man Ray Trust c/o Pictoright Amsterdam. THE HAGUE.- Man Ray (1890-1976) used his camera to turn photography into an art – no mean feat for a man who tried almost all his life to avoid being described as a ‘photographer’. He preferred to be identified with his work in other media: drawings, paintings and Dadaist ready-mades. The exhibition entitled Unconcerned, but not indifferent at the Hague Museum of Photography is the first exhibition to reveal Man Ray’s complete creative process:... [Lire la suite]
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15 septembre 2008

"Darkside - Photographic Desire and Sexuality Photographed" @ Fotomuseum Winterthur, Zurich

Joan Colom, Untitled, 1958-1961 from: Raval. Gelatin-silver print, 23 x 16,6 cm. Courtesy of Foto Colectania, Barcelona © Joan Colom ZURICH.- Photography is present everywhere. It plays a formative role in all societies and in private, public, intimate, commercial, and “free” areas of our lives. It is also present in the closed off areas, there where it is “dark,” where we withdraw from society, or where acts are excluded from society. For eroticism, sexuality, desire, and identity, photography is a central visual tool: as... [Lire la suite]