I have written about Kirchner's nudes before and there is an amazing one for sale at Sotherby's: Nude at the Mirror. Sotherby's also has a really interesting video and catalogue note to go with this work. Kirchner transcends the laws of perception Catalogue note I so liked this quote: 'Writing about Kirchner’s figure paintings, Norman … Continue reading Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
https://www.sothebys.com/en/articles/the-art-and-relationship-of-scottish-colourists-john-duncan-fergusson-and-anne-estelle-rice Started reading a lot of articles from Sotherby's and found this a delight; just like the art works described. Really wish I could write like this! JOHN DUNCAN FERGUSSON, ALPES MARITIMES.ESTIMATE £30,000-50,000 ANNE ESTELLE RICE, IN THE VALLEY . ESTIMATE 12,000- 18,000.
When I was introduced to Kyffin Williams, I had a real sense of shock - shock at seeing such melancholic, intense landscapes, shock at the depth of the impasto paint that he employed and shock that I had not come across him before! Having made a trip to Swansea to see their collection, I did … Continue reading David Barnes -on my wall!
The Cat that Captivated Giacometti I am harbouring a little crush on Giacometti's figures and loved Le Chat when I found it in Berlin last week. Wouldn't mind bidding on this... wonder how much is down the back of the sofa?