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Tag: Francis Picabia

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    The Jeanne Tachard Collection: The Choice of Modernity

    Free-spirited, headstrong Jeanne Tachard ranks among the 1920s’ leading patrons. She commissioned works from French cabinetmaker and designer Pierre Legrain and was a pioneering collector of African art. Congo, Ngombe chair, studded seat, worn patina on the seat and black lacquered patina on the legs, l. 60 cm/23.62 in, seat…

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    Spanierman Works on Paper

    American painter John Whorf was an acclaimed watercolorist of the 20th century. Whorf’s father, who was also an artist, introduced his son to commercial art and graphic design. Later in his life, Whorf was influenced by Charles W. Hawthorne’s bold style of painting. This September, the Spanierman Works on Paper…

    Edgar Alwin Payne, A Day's Preparation