Issue 43

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American Fine Art Magazine #43

January 2019


Gallery Shows


86

Augmenting the Canon

Hirschl & Adler Galleries displays recent acquisitions of American neo-classical decorative arts

90

Etched in Time

New Mexico images by printmaker Gene Kloss are highlighted in a new exhibition at LewAllen Galleries

94

Notable Landmarks

Thirty works dated between 1915 and 1991 highlight both the history of American art and Forum Gallery

Departments


22


26

Art Market Updates



28

Market Report



34

New Acquisition



73

People & Places


Columns


29

Text and Context


Features


36

Minotaurs and Cassandras

The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art and the Baltimore Museum of Art present Monsters & Myths: Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s

42

Terra Florida

D. Wigmore Fine Art presents an exhibition in support of Imagining Florida at the Boca Raton Museum of Art

78

Historical Value

The art collection of Ira and Jane Carlin focuses on paintings from the 1930s and ’40s that show moments of everyday life

Events & Fairs


98

Daring Designs

FOG Design+Art returns for its sixth year at the historic Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture

100

A Splendid Night

The biannual Just Off Madison’s fall 2018 event proved another exciting evening for collectors, gallery owners and art enthusiasts

102

A Fair to Remember

The 2018 American Art Fair boasts strong attendance and noteworthy sales

Auctions


106

Classic West

Iconic Western artwork from the L.D. “Brink” Brinkman Collection offered by Bonhams on February 8 in Los Angeles

108

Midseason Offerings

Sotheby’s set to bring a wide variety of American works to bidders during a February 27 sale in New York City

110

Joint Auction Previews



112

Banner Year

Christie’s American art department closes out a successful 2018 with a $26 million sale in New York

114

American Milestones

World records abound as Christie’s brings in $323 million during the sale of the Barney A. Ebsworth Collection

116

Westward Ho

Works of the American West shine bright in Sotheby’s American art sale in New York City

118

A Healthy Marketplace

Bonhams’ November 19 sale of American art saw strong results across a variety of collecting categories

120

Solid Bidding

Heritage Auctions’ November 8 sale of American art achieves more than $4 million

122

Desert Jewels

Important Southwestern paintings help bring in $2.2 million at the Santa Fe Art Auction

124

Joint Auction Reports