Friday, 25 August 2017

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

Feet Mondrian

Spotted in the National Portrait Gallery today. £9 per pair.

Deeply unimpressive.

Monday, 6 February 2017

The Hague, De Stijl


The i(ndependent) reports,
"The Hague has unveiled the largest Mondrian work in the world. The painting with the familiar red, yellow and blue surfaces and straight lines is being exhibited at the Dutch town's City Hall as a prelude to a major show featuring all 300 Mondrian works which are normally loaned out to international museums.
Willem-Alexander, the King of the Netherlands, will open the exhibition which runs from 3 June to 24 September."
The image is one of several shown on hyperallergic

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Marlow Moss show

My favourite academic and curator, Lucy Howarth, has a new show coming up in Zurich.


Monday, 12 December 2016

New work? FEMALE PORTRAIT BUST IN EXOTIC COSTUME, 1899

Described by Mutual Art as FEMALE PORTRAIT BUST IN EXOTIC COSTUME, 1899.

Charcoal, conté crayon, and pastel on shaped paper

25 1/8 by 21 3/4 in. 63.8 by 55.5 cm

Provenance
 Jay Eldridge (by 1989) Sale: Christie's, New York, October 2, 1990, lot 38 (titled Meisjesportrait) Jeanne Frank Fine Arts, New York Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1993

Not a work I recall seeing before.

Tuesday, 26 July 2016

Missing Mondrians

3 copies of 1.3 to my erstwhile colleagues at Dartford CAB, Sally, Sally and Jo.