Madrid museum unites art and fashion in ‘Picasso/Chanel’

Pablo Picasso, ‘Woman by the Sea,’ 1922. The Minneapolis Institute of Art, bequest of Putnam Dana McMillan © Succession Pablo Picasso, VEGAP, Madrid, 2022.
 Left, Gabrielle Chanel, evening dress, 1929-1930. Patrimoine de CHANEL, Paris. © CHANEL; Right, Pablo Picasso, ‘Woman by the Sea,’ 1922. The Minneapolis Institute of Art, bequest of Putnam Dana McMillan © Succession Pablo Picasso, VEGAP, Madrid, 2022.

Left, Gabrielle Chanel, evening dress, 1929-1930. Patrimoine de CHANEL, Paris. © CHANEL; Right, Pablo Picasso, ‘Woman by the Sea,’ 1922. The Minneapolis Institute of Art, bequest of Putnam Dana McMillan © Succession Pablo Picasso, VEGAP, Madrid, 2022.

MADRID – The Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza presents Picasso/Chanel now through January 15, 2023. The exhibition explores the relationship between these two creative geniuses of the 20th century. Structured into four principal sections, it follows a chronological order approximately spanning the decade between 1915 and 1925.

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Michaan’s Dec. 17 selection ranges from baubles to Banksy

Art Deco Tiffany & Co. emerald, diamond and platinum ring, est. $4,000-$6,000
Art Deco Tiffany & Co. emerald, diamond and platinum ring, est. $4,000-$6,000
Art Deco Tiffany & Co. emerald, diamond and platinum ring, est. $4,000-$6,000

ALAMEDA, Calif. – Michaan’s will offer Banksy’s Girl with Balloon in its winter auction slated for Friday, December 17. The final month of 2021 will actually bring two exciting auction events to Michaan’s, with the bonus of their monthly Gallery Auction taking place on December 18. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available for both events through LiveAuctioneers.

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