The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 Monday, April 12, 2021


Christie's announces fall calendar of private and iconic collection sales
The Private Collection of Jayne Wrightsman will be offered in October. Photo: Cecil Beaton / Condé Nast / Getty Images.



NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s announces a fall auction calendar of distinguished private collections offering an outstanding season of fresh to the market fine and decorative arts from four of the most renowned names associated with collecting, philanthropy and defining taste in 20th Century America. With a decidedly European thread, three of the four collections are marked by a collaboration with the French interior designer Henri Samuel. Estimates range from as little as $500 to $1 million.

The French Heritage Society, in collaboration with Christie’s Education, are offering a four-part series of complimentary online conversations on the decorative arts entitled HAUTE HOMES, coinciding with each of the sales.

Gemma Sudlow, Head of Private and Iconic Collections comments: “In time-honored tradition, this season sees Christie’s offering the most storied and prestigious collections to come to market. The enduring appeal of classic French taste and design combined with illustrious provenance presents a rare and exciting opportunity for seasoned and new collectors alike within a dynamic program of live and online sales.”

OVERVIEW OF PRIVATE AND ICONIC COLLECTIONS




The Collection of A. Jerrold Perenchio
1-16 September | Chartwell: An Henri Samuel Commission
1-17 September | A California Life

The Collection of A. Jerrold Perenchio will be offered in a two-part landmark online sale from 1-16/17 September. A titan of industry and a generous philanthropist, Mr. Perenchio assembled one of the most preeminent collections of Impressionist and 20th Century European Art in America. Chairman and CEO of Univision and one of the most important benefactors of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, where he bequeathed the majority of his collection, Mr. Perenchio created the extraordinary mis- en-scène of Chartwell mansion in collaboration with Henri Samuel.

The Private Collection of Jayne Wrightsman
6-15 October | online sale
14 October | live sale

The Private Collection of Jayne Wrightsman will be presented in two parts as a live auction on 14 October and an online sale from 6-15 October, leading Christie’s marquee week of sales celebrating Classic Art. A paragon of erudition and style, Jayne Wrightsman was a connoisseur and patron of the arts who redefined the field of collecting French decorative arts in America. She and her husband, Charles B. Wrightsman, built an exceptional collection and served as Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, making transformative gifts to the Museum and establishing The Wrightsman Galleries for French Decorative Arts. Her connoisseurship and collecting was fostered by her close relationships with a network of curators and fellow collectors, as well as by her relationships with three of the 20th century’s most esteemed interior decorators—Stéphane Boudin, Henri Samuel, and Renzo Mongiardino. All works are sold to benefit philanthropy.

Dalva Brothers: Parisian Taste In New York
22 October

The auction Dalva Brothers: Parisian Taste In New York will be offered on 22 October in New York. The family firm of Dalva Brothers has been a fixture in New York as the go-to source for the best in 18th century French furniture and decorative arts for the past eighty years and across three generations, selling to collectors and to museums including the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Versailles and the Louvre. Dalva Brothers is renowned for holding one of the finest and deepest inventories of 18th century decorative arts in the world.

The Collection of Mr. & Mrs. John H. Gutfreund: 834 Fifth Avenue
9-18 December | online sales
16 December | live sale

Working closely alongside Henri Samuel, Susan and John Gutfreund created an unparalleled, luxurious and informed collection of furniture and decorative objects within their Rosario Candela apartment building on Fifth Avenue. Henri Samuel was introduced to Mr. and Mrs. Gutfreund by none other than Jayne Wrightsman, and these combined energies created a tour de force in the now iconic Winter Garden salon where prolific histories, incomparable provenances and iconic taste all intermingled.

CHRISTIE’S FALL 2020 CALENDAR

PRIVATE & ICONIC COLLECTIONS AND DECORATIVE ART, NEW YORK
• 1-16 Sept

• The Collection of A. Jerrold Perenchio | Chartwell: An Henri Samuel Commission
1-17 Sept

• The Collection of A. Jerrold Perenchio | A California Life
23 Sept - 8 Oct

• The Collector Online: English & European 18th & 19th Century Furniture, Ceramics, Silver & Works of Art
6-15 Oct

• The Private Collection of Jayne Wrightsman | online sale
14 Oct

• The Private Collection of Jayne Wrightsman | live sale
14 Oct

• The Exceptional Sale | live sale
22 Oct

• Dalva Brothers: Parisian Taste in New York | live sale
9-18 Dec

• The Collection of Mr. & Mrs. John H. Gutfreund: 834 Fifth Avenue | online sale
16 Dec

• The Collection of Mr. & Mrs. John H. Gutfreund: 834 Fifth Avenue | live sale










Today's News

August 19, 2020

Museum boss salaries: Reduced but still an issue amid wider cutbacks

Lévy Gorvy opens exhibition of Waterfall paintings on paper by Pat Steir

Christie's announces fall calendar of private and iconic collection sales

Fossil bonanza from Bayside Melbourne reveals Australia's most ancient and smallest seals

Indian Muslim artisan fights virus slowdown with Hindu idols

New Museum plans to reopen on September 15

White Cube opens an online exhibition of works by Antonia Showering

Check your basement for old fishing gear

Global superstars BTS join infinite exhibition do it

Bonhams appoints Michael C. Hughes as Head of Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art for the U.S.

Freeman's Luxe: Boutique jewels sale to feature collection by acclaimed Brazil jeweler Haroldo Burle Marx

Street art thrives in Sao Paulo despite pandemic

Champion Porsche triumphs at Bonhams Quail Motorcar auction

Now Live: Artist Mina Cheon's 'Eat Chocopie Together' with Asia Society Triennial

Nye & Company Auctioneers announces highlights included in its upcoming Estate Treasures auction

'Chariots of Fire' star Ben Cross dies aged 72

Fine and decorative arts sale to conclude summer at Fontaine's Auction Gallery

Moss Galleries launches inaugural online viewing room with rare paintings by Lynne Drexler

Oolite Arts launches collection with acquisitions from seven Miami-based artists

1854 Media announces the 33 winners of Portrait of Humanity 2020

The Driehaus Museum to reopen with exhibition exploring the history and legacy of the magazine PAN

El Museo del Barrio opens first online exhibition

Monterey Museum of Art announces Interim Executive Director, Corey Madden

Indian classical maestro Pandit Jasraj dies at 90

How to Get Online Votes for Contests

WHY MOST DRONES ARE MADE FROM CARBON FIBER COMPOSITES

10 things to know about real estate investment during pandemic

Singapore real estate industry evolves to reduce covid-19 impacts

Pay for an essay on the issue of college tuition costs

The architectural style of the Lineage 2 and some of its features

Stable real estate investments in Singapore during Covid-19

11 Greatest Violinists of all time

6 Important Packing Hacks to Remember While Moving




Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 



Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
(1941 - 2019)
Editor & Publisher: Jose Villarreal
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez

sa gaming free credit

Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful