The Howard Greenberg's collection

The Howard Greenberg's collection

Before becoming a top New York dealer, Howard Greenberg was a photographer while a student, and the driving force behind an association. When he set up in the early Eighties, photography was starting to be exhibited, but very little. Since then it has made huge strides, but only relatively. Focused on mid-20th century American expression, the fragment of his vast collection presented here is astounding, notably for the quality of most of the prints. As to the collector himself, we find a little information about money and art, love and attachment, constraints and freedom, time and reputation: somewhat insubstantial scraps. A more detailed profile would have been welcome, if only through the works. We know of Arbus's quotation: ‘A photograph is a secret within a secret.’ This is true of the exhibition here as well.



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Will the latest Salon do better than the previous ones? It's hard to say, especially in an economic downturn. But the Paris fair has succeeded in setting the bar ever higher over the years. In 2012, the professionals unanimously acclaimed a positive result, marked by a higher attendance rate, good sales, and the return of American buyers, while the presence of representatives from the top museums confirmed the excellence of the works on offer.

EVENT

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In April, sales of drawings flourish with a little help from the Salon du Dessin in Paris. Here is a selection of the best pieces of the moment, not to mention key dates in the season like the sales of Kachina and pre-Columbian art collections at Drouot.
This marvellous portrait "Jenny de Lavalette" by Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres is the star of a sale of paintings and drawings staged by the Piasa auction house.

UPCOMING

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Bids in March pay tribute to 19th century painting, jewellery, books and Chinese art.
World record for the artist Philippe Jacques Van Bree, “Interior of Jan Franz Van Dael's Studio at the Sorbonne”.
La Rosa by Pissarro: this sensitive portrait of the young Rosa was highly appreciated by enthusiasts.
The seller of this Ding bowl had every right to feel content.

RESULTS

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TEFAF 2013 report: the world's most famous non-specialist art fair suffers from bad weather this year.

ART FAIR

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The first major retrospective of an auction room star since the 1980 show in New York, the Eileen Gray exhibition at the Centre Pompidou fulfils all its promises.

EXHIBITIONS

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Greek billionaire George Economou has given a new dimension to his collection by creating an art centre, with a programme focused firmly on contemporary art

MEETING

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Clémence d’Ennery's passion inspired a collection of Far Eastern art that became a life's work, together with the mansion housing it.
The Howard Greenberg collection is exposed to Paris (photography and digital video capital).

DISCOVERY

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