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Tag: Édouard Cortés

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    Fine Art & Antiques Sessions I and II

    A painting titled Chat-Chat-Chat from Roberto Matta will be offered by Simpson Galleries in the upcoming Fine Art & Antiques sale. Believed to be a portrait of the Chilean artist and his wife Germana Ferrari, the pastel and oil painting from around 1997 shows a courting couple. Matta began his…

    ROBERTO MATTA (Chilean 1911-2002) A PAINTING, Chat-Chat-Chat, 1997
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    Fine Art & Antiques Sessions I and II

    Claudius Ptolemy was a mathematician, geographer, and astronomer who lived in the city of Alexandria. He is best known for creating a world map in his book Geography, written around 150 CE. One of the notable qualities of Ptolemy's map was the use of longitudinal and latitudinal lines. A Renaissance…

    ROBERTO MATTA (Chilean 1911-2002) A PAINTING, Chat-Chat-Chat, 1997
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    Fine Estate Art & Antiques

    Known as a painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist, and theatre designer, Pablo Picasso was celebrated for his expertise in a variety of mediums. In the late 1940s, Picasso began exploring clay pottery. He went on to create many ceramic pieces throughout the last years of his life depicting Greek mythological figures,…

    PABLO PICASSO MADOURA POTTERY FAUNS HEAD PLATE
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    The Important Spring Auction

    Édouard Cortès was a Post-Impressionist artist recognized for his Parisian paintings. He was often called Le Poète Parisien de la Peinture (the Parisian Poet of Painting) for his affinity towards the city. Cortès frequently painted landscapes of Paris in various seasons and light conditions. Leland Little features Cortès’ Place Saint-Michel, Paris oil…

    The Important Spring Auction
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    Art & Design with Tradition & Innovation

    The upcoming Art & Design with Tradition & Innovation auction, presented by Toomey & Co. Auctioneers, offers a collection of both contemporary and traditional designs. Available in this sale is a tall case clock from Gustav Stickley. According to the auction house, “[he] sought to reflect simplicity on his handwrought…

    Édouard Cortès (French, 1882-1969) Boulevard Montmartre et Théâtre des Variétés, circa 1965 oil on canvas
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    The Fine & Decorative Art Auction

    The Fine & Decorative Art Auction offered by  puts forth a vivid display of fine Chinese antiques from a prominent Texas collector and several other estates. A detailed and historically significant Chinese Ming Tibetan gilt bronze statue of Shakyamuni Buddha seated on a lotus throne, this Bhumyakramana-Mudra is the highest…

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    Fine Art & Antiques Session I

    Simpsons Galleries presents a well-selected assemblage fine art and decorative arts, 20th - century collectibles, and jewelry mainly from Texas, as well as from around the world in their upcoming Fine Art & Antiques Session I.  Traditional paintings by American and European masters, such as Édouard Cortés, Robert Reid, Thomas…

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