The Winter Show Announces Exhibitor Highlights for 2020 Edition
The Winter Show takes place January 24–February 2, 2020 at the Park Avenue Armory, New York City, with VIP Preview and Opening Night Party on Thursday, January 23
New York, NY (December 12, 2019) – The Winter Show returns to the Park Avenue Armory from January 24–February 2, 2020 for its 66th year, bringing together 72 of the world’s leading experts in the fine and decorative arts. The 2020 edition features a range of exhibitors, including new, returning, and longtime participants, whose offerings span 5,000 years of museum-quality art and antiques from around the globe. The Winter Show is an annual benefit for East Side House Settlement, a community-based organization serving the Bronx and northern Manhattan.
The upcoming edition offers collectors and connoisseurs the opportunity to acquire and encounter an extensive range of works from antiquity to the present, including painting, photography, sculpture, tapestry, prints, ceramics, jewelry, arms, antique furniture, and contemporary design. The 2020 fair includes a number of specially curated presentations as well as joint exhibitor collaborations, offering thoughtful juxtapositions of rare and exceptional objects that reflect collectors’ varied interests. The Winter Show maintains the highest standards of quality in the art market, with each object vetted for authenticity, date, and condition by a committee of more than 120 experts from the United States and Europe.
Specially curated presentations include the following:
Daniel Crouch Rare Books (London, UK; New York, USA) exhibits a collection of over 50 terrestrial and celestial globes dating from the 16th to the 20th century, exploring the significance of globes as navigational tools, works of art, and status symbols. The collection includes a pair of Willem Blaeu’s 26-inch globes from 1648, which were the largest globes ever made at the time.
Joan B Mirviss LTD (New York, USA) presents Kin to Gin / Gold and Silver: Luster in Japanese Modern Art, focusing on 20th- and 21st-century clay art and the array ofstyles and forms that serve as surfaces for metallic overglaze. The presentation highlights three pioneering female artists: Matsuda Yuriko, Ono Hakuko, and Tsuboi Asuka.
Carswell Rush Berlin, Inc. (New York, USA), which showcases furniture designed and made in America’s fashion and furniture-making centers between 1800 and 1840, joins with Martyn Gregory (London, UK), featuring British painting and art of the China trade, in a joint-booth collaboration.
Carolle Thibaut-Pomerantz (Paris, France), which specializes in antique wallpapers and decorative arts, shares a booth with Plektron Fine Arts AG (Zurich, Switzerland), presenting antiques with a particular emphasis on the Greek and Roman periods.
Modern and contemporary highlights include the following:
Menconi + Schoelkopf (New York, USA) presents a special focus on exceptional works on paper by American artists, including the drawings and watercolors of Andrew Wyeth.
Elle Shushan (Philadelphia, PA, USA) exhibits recent paintings by self-taught artist Andrew LaMar Hopkins, whose work depicts daily life in antebellum New Orleans.
Lobel Modern, Inc. (New York, USA) with a focus on mid-20th-century design displays an exceptional large “Argente” cabinet in welded and patinated aluminum by Paul Evans from 1968.
Hirschl & Adler Modern (New York, USA) features several works by outsider artist Frank Walter.
Peter Fetterman Gallery (Santa Monica, CA, USA) highlights vintage and contemporary photography, featuring a selection of recent works by artist Noell Oszvald.
Didier Ltd (London, UK) displays artistic jewels by Modern masters from the second half of the 20th century, such as a torque and pendant by Cuban Surrealist Wifredo Lam.
Additional highlights representing the Show’s range of art and antiques include:
Apter-Fredericks (London, UK) highlights a George I Red “Japanned” Bureau Bookcase, previously owned by former East Side House Settlement President Jonathan Bulkley.
Robert Young Antiques (London, UK) showcases significant examples of early naïve portraits from the 18th and 19th centuries.
H. Blairman & Sons Ltd (London, UK) displays an oak cupboard designed by the architect C. F. A. Voysey among furniture and works of art primarily from the late 18th to early 20th century.
Keshishian (London, UK) brings a selection of rare carpets and tapestries, ranging from Gothic to Op Art.
Michele Beiny, Inc. (New York, USA), highlights a Sèvres enamel ewer from 1849, previously in the Victoria and Albert Museum collection, with enameling by Jacob Meyer-Heine, shape and ornamentation designed by Jules Diéterle, and figure painting by Henri-Pierre Picou, alongside ceramics by contemporary artists.
Charles Ede (London, UK) showcases ancient Roman, Greek, and Egyptian art and artifacts, such as an Egyptian green basalt bust of a seated nobleman or scribe from the Late Dynastic Period.
Erik Thomsen Gallery (New York, USA) presents a selection of Japanese art and objects from the 19th century to present day.
The Winter Show 2020 welcomes a diverse group of new exhibitors, including the following:
Daniel Blau (Munich, Germany) brings a rare selection of Andy Warhol drawings from the 1950s.
James Graham-Stewart (London, UK) deals in English and Continental furniture and art from the 17th century through to the Arts and Crafts Movement, including unusual pieces outside of “polite” furniture.
Koopman Rare Art (London, UK) showcases a historic gold box commemorating the Independence of the United States of America by King Louis XVI of France, made in 1789 by Jacques-Félix Vienot, alongside antique silver, gold boxes, and objets de vertu.
Patrick & Ondine Mestdagh (Brussels, Belgium) presents an aboriginal painted softwood shield from 19th-century Queensland, Australia, alongside antiquities and pre-Columbian art, arms and armor, and Native American art.
Pavel Zoubok Fine Art (New York, USA) displays stone sculptures by the contemporary artist Ezio Cicciarella, alongside other contemporary and Modern collage, assemblage, and mixed-media installation.
Plektron Fine Arts AG (Zurich, Switzerland) showcases archaeological works of art from the Mediterranean region.
Thistlethwaite Americana (Alexandria, VA, USA) presents American fine and decorative arts from the 18th and 19th centuries.
Wick Antiques (Lymington, UK) showcases a newly rediscovered portrait of Emma Hamilton as Ariadne by Richard Westall, among other exceptional examples of luxury antique furniture and art, including a rare museum-quality gilded English table cabinet from the 17th century.
NOTES TO EDITORS
The Winter Show
The Winter Show is the leading art, antiques, and design fair in America, featuring over 70 of the world’s top experts in the fine and decorative arts. The Winter Show is an annual benefit for East Side House Settlement, a community-based organization serving the Bronx and northern Manhattan. The Winter Show maintains the highest standards of quality in the art market, and each object is vetted for authenticity, date, and condition by a committee of more than 120 experts from the United States and Europe.
All revenues from the Fair’s general admissions and the net proceeds from the Opening Night Party and other special events benefit East Side House and contribute substantially to its private philanthropic budget. No part of sales made by exhibitors is received by East Side House. The Winter Show runs January 24–February 2, 2020, at the Park Avenue Armory, 67th Street and Park Avenue, New York City. Hours of admission are Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, 12–8 PM; Sunday and Thursday, 12–6 PM; and Tuesday, 12–4:30 PM. Daily admission is $30, which includes a copy of the Show’s award-winning catalogue.
To purchase tickets for the Opening Night Party on January 23, 2020, call (718) 292-7392 or visit thewintershow.org
East Side House Settlement
East Side House Settlement is a community-based organization located in the South Bronx. Recognizing education as the key to economic and civic opportunity, East Side House works with schools, community centers, and other partners to bring quality education and resources to individuals in need, helping approximately 10,000 residents of the Bronx and Northern Manhattan improve their lives each year.
For more information, please visit eastsidehouse.org.
Hispanic Society Museum & Library
The Winter Show’s 2020 loan exhibition, Unrivaled, will present treasures from the unparalleled collection of the Hispanic Society Museum & Library, encompassing art and objects from Spain, Portugal, Latin America, and the Philippines. Unrivaled is co-curated by esteemed art historian and curator Philippe de Montebello, Chairman of the Board of the Hispanic Society Museum & Library, and acclaimed architect Peter Marino.
The mission of the Hispanic Society Museum & Library (HSM&L) is to collect, preserve, study, exhibit, stimulate appreciation for, and advance knowledge of works directly related to the arts, literature, and history of the countries wherein Spanish and Portuguese are or have been predominant spoken languages, all in the service of the public and in accordance with the highest professional standards.
Since 1904, HSM&L has played an important role in changing the attitudes and understanding of Hispanic culture and history in the United States. Most of HSM&L’s collections were acquired in the late 19th and early 20th centuries by its founder, Archer Milton Huntington. Today, HSM&L remains fervently committed to inspiring, enriching, and educating the broadest and most diverse public about the rich cultural heritage of Iberian and Latin American populations. While the Museum & Library undergo renovations, the Sorolla Gallery, which exhibits Joaquín Sorolla’s monumental series of canvases Vision of Spain, is open on a limited schedule.
To learn more, visit http://hispanicsociety.org
Friday, January 24–Sunday, February 2, 2020 Opens daily at 12 PM
Closing times vary. For detailed hours please visit thewintershow.org
Opening Night Party I Thursday, January 23, 2020 I 5–9 PM
Young Collectors Night I Thursday, January 30, 2020 I 6–9 PM
Connoisseurs Night I Friday, January 31, 2020 I 5:30–8 PM
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Press Preview and Registration
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2020 Winter Show Exhibitors
Adelson Galleries, Inc., New York, USA
A La Vieille Russie, Inc., New York, USA
Alexander Gallery, New York, USA
Apter-Fredericks, London, UK
Arader Galleries, New York, USA
Aronson of Amsterdam, Amsterdam,
Barbara Israel Garden Antiques, New York,
Bernard & S. Dean Levy Inc., New York, USA
Bernard Goldberg Fine Arts, LLC, New York,
Bowman Sculpture, London, UK
Browse & Darby, London, UK
Carolle Thibaut-Pomerantz, Paris, France
Carswell Rush Berlin, Inc., New York, USA &
Martyn Gregory, London, UK
Charles Ede, London, UK
Cohen & Cohen, Reigate, UK
Cove Landing, New York, USA
Daniel Blau, Munich, Germany
Daniel Crouch Rare Books, London, UK;
New York, USA
David A. Schorsch–Eileen M. Smiles
American Antiques, Woodbury, CT, USA
Didier Ltd, London, UK
Donzella, New York, USA
Elle Shushan, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Erik Thomsen Gallery, New York, USA
Gemini Antiques Ltd., Oldwick, NJ, USA
Gerald Peters Gallery, New York, USA
H. Blairman & Sons Ltd, London, UK
Hill-Stone, Inc., South Dartmouth, MA, USA
Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York, USA
Hirschl & Adler Modern, New York, USA
Hyde Park Antiques, Ltd., New York, USA
James Graham-Stewart, London, UK
James Infante, New York, USA
James Robinson, Inc., New York, USA
Joan B Mirviss LTD, New York, USA
Jonathan Boos, New York, USA
Kelly Kinzle, New Oxford, PA, USA
Kentshire, New York, USA.
Keshishian, London, UK
Koopman Rare Art, London, UK
Lebreton, San Francisco, USA
Les Enluminures, Chicago and New York,
USA; Paris, France
Lillian Nassau LLC, New York, USA
Lobel Modern, Inc., New York, USA
Lost City Arts, New York, USA
Lowell Libson & Jonny Yarker Ltd,
Macklowe Gallery, Ltd., New York, USA
Maison Gerard, New York, USA
Menconi + Schoelkopf, New York, USA
Michael Goedhuis, London, UK
Michele Beiny, Inc., New York, USA
Nathan Liverant and Son LLC, Colchester,
The Old Print Shop, Inc., New York, USA
Patrick & Ondine Mestdagh, Brussels,
Pavel Zoubok Fine Art, New York, USA
Peter Fetterman Gallery, Santa Monica,
Peter Finer, London, UK
Plektron Fine Arts AG, Zurich, Switzerland
Ralph M. Chait Galleries, Inc., New York,
Red Fox Fine Art, Middleburg, VA, USA
Robert Simon Fine Art, New York, USA
Robert Young Antiques, London, UK
Ronald Phillips Ltd, London, UK
Schwarz Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, USA
S. J. Shrubsole, New York, USA
Spencer Marks, Southampton, MA, USA
Tambaran, New York, USA
Thistlethwaite Americana, Alexandria, VA,
Thomas Colville Fine Art, Guilford, CT,
Thomas Heneage Art Books, London, UK
Throckmorton Fine Art, New York, USA
Wick Antiques, Lymington, UK
- Carolle Thibaut-Pomerantz
- Carswell Rush
- Daniel Crouch
- Elle Shushan
- H. Blairman
- Hirschl & Adler Modern
- Joan B Mirviss
- Lobel Modern
- Decorative Arts
- Fine Art
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