Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
New York, NY, United States
DoneFri, Mar 31, 2006 11:15 AM GMT
19th & 20th Russian, Impres, Modern Paintings
Drouot based Aguttes Auction house, in association with the Cabinet d'Expertise Dan Coissard, will present a collection of Russian, Orientalist and French paintings, as well as important Impressionist, Post-Impressionst, Modern and Contemporary paintings and photographs on Friday, March 31st at l'hôtel Drouot in Paris, France. The sale begins at 2:15 pm and will be presented by Maître Claude Aguttes in room seven of Drouot. Highlights of the sale include a collection of paintings by Issachar Ber Ryback, from a private collection. Other important Russian works include paintings by Korovine, Lapchine, Gorbatov, Grabar, Sudkovsky, Livoff, Perov, Cheremeteff, Maliavin, Zaliouk, Rodchenko, Exter, Terechkovitch, Poliakoff, Kikoine. Orientalist paintings by Biard, Pontoy and Washington will be sold, as well as 19th century paintings by Edouard Cortes, Francois Gall, Ferdinand Heilbuth and Paul Sain. The auction will also offer a set of 7 large-scale canvases from a viticultural propery in France by the artist L Raoul Giraud. Impressionist and Post-Impressionist highlights include works by Luce, Boudin, Corot, Adrien-Jean Le Mayeur de Mepres, Marie Laurencin, Henri Martin, Renoir, Lebasque, Guillaumin, Marquet, Montezin, Vignon, Madeline, Charenton, Vlaminck and Souverbie. The auction will culminate with a selection of Modern and Contemporary works by Albert Gleizes, Roberto Matta, André Masson, Max Ernst, Manessier and Calder. Paintings and photographs by the celebrated Turkish artist, Burhan Dogançay, will be presented as well.