Arshile Gorky

Arshile Gorky was an Armenian-American painter, who had a seminal influence on Abstract Expressionism. He spent most his life as a national of the United States. Along with Mark Rothko, Jackson Pollock and Willem de Kooning, Gorky has been hailed as one of the most powerful American painters of the 20th century.
Born: April 15, 1904, Van Vilayet
Died: July 21, 1948, Sherman, Connecticut, United States
Periods: Surrealism, Post-Impressionism, Cubism, Abstract expressionism, Impressionism, Modern art
Spouse: Agnes Magruder (m. 1941–1948)
Children: Maro Gorky, Natasha Gorky

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PIERRE BONNARD (1867-1947)

PIERRE BONNARD Paintings for sale (1867-1947)
Vase of flowers
sign? "Bonnard" (bottom right) oil on canvas
77.5 x 58 cm.
Painted around 1914-15
Signed lower right; oil on canvas; 30.1 / 2 x 22.7 / 8 in .; painted circa 1914-15.
900,000 - 1,200,000 €
Probably Jos Hessel, Paris.
Fernand Javal, Paris (probably acquired aupre? S of the father, in 1928).
Auction, Piasa, Paris, Drouot, June 23, 1999, lot 49.
Private Collection, France (acquired during this sale).
New York, Knoedler Galleries, Flowers by French Painters, November 1932, no.21.
Paris, Bernheim-Jeune gallery, Retrospective exhibition Bonnard, May-July 1950, p.23, no. 51 (wrongly dated 1928).
Munich, Haus der Kunst and Paris, Museum of the Orangerie, Pierre Bonnard: centenary of his birth, October 1966 - April 1967, n. pag., no.81 (illustrated? title? Flowers of the Fields, date to about 1916).
J. and H. Dauberville, Bonnard, catalog raisonne? of the painted work, Paris, 1969, vol. II, p. 325, no. 785 (illustrated?).




Pierre Bonnard Sweet Peas