Art / 10 Jul 2019

Spotlight | Masterpiece 2019

Just last June 27 solstice on July 3rd, Masterpiece Fair of London returned to The Royal Hospital Chelsea with a history of more than 320 years. Visitors can not only explore and buy selected artworks from 157 of the world's top art galleries here but also fully experience London's internationally renowned unique British culture through more than 70 academic lectures and talking about the activities. This is an international grand event that combines elegance and trendiness.

Masterpiece Highlights

A26 Hauser & Wirth

Hauser & Wirth represents over 75 artists and estates who have been instrumental in shaping its identity over the past quarter-century, and who are the inspiration for Hauser & Wirth's diverse range of activities that engage with art, education, conservation and sustainability. The gallery has continued to forge an academically rigorous, ambitious program of historic exhibitions, providing a natural home for several major 20th-century European and American artist estates, and encouraging a continued and engaging discourse around their oeuvres.

Luchita Hurtado - Vertigo 1973 Oil on canvas 157.2 x 132.7 cm / 61 7/8 x 52 1/4 in
Eduardo Chillida - Gravitación 1999 Paper, ink, threads 20.5 x 15.5 cm / 8 1/8 x 6 1/8 in
Phyllida Barlow - Untitled: GIG 2014 Fabric, paper, cord 50 x 50 x 50 cm / 19 5/8 x 19 5/8 x 19 5/8 in

A46 DAG

In the art business since 1993 when we got established, our definitive collection represents the expanse of Indian art practice over the 20th century, covering periods, styles, themes and artistic concerns. The collection showcases artists from the early twentieth century, the range of significant modern practices from all significant art centres of the country, whether Bombay, Calcutta, Delhi, Baroda and the many centres of the south. While the focus is on the modern period, the DAG art collection also showcases the work of some of the most celebrated travelling European artists from the seventeenth century onward.

BIKASH BHATTACHARJEE - UNTITLED (CEREMONY) 1976 OIL ON CANVAS 34" X 34.2" / 86.4 X 86.9 cm
M. F. HUSAIN - THEOREM II 1970 OIL ON CANVAS 47.8" X47.5" / 121.4 X 120.6
F.N SOUZA - TEMPLE DANCER 1957 OIL ON MASONITE BOARD 48" X 24" / 121.9 X 61 cm

A48 R & Company

Initially founded as R 20th Century in 1997 by Zesty Meyers and Evan Snyderman, the gallery is defined by their combined goals of promoting a closer study, appreciation, and preservation of 20th and 21st-century design. Meyers and Snyderman have garnered international acclaim for their groundbreaking exhibitions and publications.

The Haas Brothers - Unique ‘Hexarkansas’ Coffee Table in brass hex tiles 2017
Jeff Zimmermann "Biomorphic Bubble" Illuminated Sculptural Pendant 2014 21 × 19 × 20 in
Johnny Swing - Half Dollar Chair 2013 Stainless Steel and Half Dollars 32 1/4 × 32 × 46 in

B3 Galerie Bastian

Established by Céline and Heiner Bastian in 1989, the gallery is directed by Aeneas Bastian since 2016. From 2007 until 2019 BASTIAN has shown exhibitions dedicated to modern and contemporary art at the gallery's Berlin space. At the beginning of this year, the Bastian family has donated their building Am Kupfergraben to the State Museums of Berlin, who will establish an art education centre there.

BUSTE DE FEMME - Pablo Picasso, Buste de femme, 1968, oil on canvas, 73 x 60 cm
Andy Warhol, David Hockney, ca. 1972, Polaroid, 10.7 x 8.5 cm
Cy Twombly, Untitled (Captiva Island), 1974, collage, drawing paper, lined paper, graph paper, tracing paper, transparent tape, wax, crayon, pencil on drawing paper, 75 x 106 cm

B10 The Redfern Gallery

The Redfern Gallery was founded in September 1923 on the top floor of Redfern House at 27 Old Bond Street, London W1, as a small artists' cooperative. It is now one of the longest-established dealers of Modern British and Contemporary art in London. The founders were two wealthy individuals, Arthur Knyvett-Lee and Anthony Maxtone Graham.

KEITH VAUGHAN - STUDY FOR LAZARUS I 1957 Oil on board 42 x 33 cm
SW Hayter Paysage Anthropophage 1937 Oil on canvas 100 x 200 cm
Peter Sedgley Light Pulse III, 1968 Acrylic on linen with kinetic lights 183 x 183 cm

B12 Butchoff

Butchoff Antiques was established in 1964 and is now a third-generation family-run business. Specialising in exceptional, exhibition-quality English and Continental furniture, objects d'art, clocks, mirrors, and paintings from the 18th and 19th centuries and housing one of the largest inventories in England. The continual quest for the highest quality items on the antique market has led to the acquisition of several rare and important pieces, and many collaborations with world-leading furniture museums and historians.

Cabinet attributed to Winckelsen, French, Circa 1865 H: 46 in / 116 cm | W: 31 in / 79 cm | D: 20 in / 50 cm
Royal Writing Table, Circa July 1828, H: 30.5 in / 77 cm W: 43 in / 108 cm D: 22.5 in / 57 cm

B30 ALAN WHEATLEY ART

With years of experience, Alan Wheatley Art is proud to offer the highest quality Modern British painting and sculpture. In September 2017 the Gallery has been appointed a sole representative of the Estate of Alan Davie, one of the most important Modern British Abstract painters.

KENNETH ARMITAGE STRIDING FIGURES (VERSION 2) Bronze with a grey patina 147.3 cm / 58 inches wide Signed with initials 'KA' on the back edge of the base Conceived in 1957
ALAN DAVIE RABBIT MOVES June 1964 Oil on canvas 51 x 61 cm Signed, dated 'June 1964' and inscribed with opus number Opus O.G.2929 verso; also dated and inscribed with the title and opus number on the stretcher

C4 Hazlitt Holland-Hibbert

Hazlitt Holland-Hibbert is a leading specialist in Modern and Contemporary British art Formed in 2002, Hazlitt Holland-Hibbert is an independent association between Hazlitt, the long-established London gallery, and James Holland-Hibbert. The gallery holds an extensive stock of paintings, drawings and sculpture by artists of international renown and offers an acute understanding of the art market with discreet advice on the purchase and sale of works of art.

Riley MYRRH, 1985 Oil on canvas 65 x 54 1/2 inches; 165.1 x 138.5 cm
Morning Howard hodgkin 2015 - 2016 19 7/8 x 25 1/2", 50.5 x 64.8cm Oil on wood
Peter Blake, Roxy Roxy, 1965-83 cryla, enamel and found objects on wood panels 29 3/4 x 20 3/4 in / 75.5 x 52.7 cm

C11 CRANE KALMAN GALLERY

Crane Kalman Gallery was established in 1949 in Manchester by the late Andras Kalman. They have been at their current location on Brompton Road, London since 1957. We specialise in Modern British Art, in particular, the works of L.S. Lowry, Ben and Winfred Nicholson, Graham Sutherland and Mary Newcomb. Crane Kalman Gallery also deals in 20th Century European and American paintings and sculpture. Crane Kalman Gallery is a member of the Society of London Art Dealers.

ALEXANDER CALDER LA BARRIERE, 1971 Gouache and Ink on paper 30 1/4 x 22 1/4 inches
STANLEY WILLIAM HAYTER ECHANGES, 1966 Oil on canvas 57 1/2 x 44 7/8 inches
THE END HOUSE, 1966 LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY
Frank Auerbach The Tree Opposite, 2008-2009 Oil on canvas 52 x 44 ¼ inches / 132 x 112.4 cm

C19 DIE GALERIE

For the past 40 years, the gallerist Peter Femfert has vouched for a sophisticated gallery concept of groundbreaking developments in the art of the 20th century as well as of promising and multi-faceted contemporary positions.

In its Frankfurt headquarter about five exhibitions in a year are organised showing original paintings, drawings and sculptures. The gallery focuses on Modern Art, especially on Surrealism, and CoBrA art as well as on contemporary figurative art led to numerous solo and group exhibitions in these fields.

MAX ERNST LE GRAND ASSISTENT, ALSO: LE GRANDE GRENOUILLE Plaster 1967, Cast 2019, Bronze, 125 x 75 x 50 cm
ANDRÉ MASSON LA VICTIME 1942, Gouache and sand on wood, 37,8 x 32,8 cm
JEAN DUBUFFET LIEU DE PÈLERINAGE 1975, Acrylic on canvas, 96,5 x 129,5 cm

D2 Dickinson

For over 25 years Dickinson has been a leader in the international art market with an unrivalled reputation for quality and discretion. As pioneers in the market for private treaty sales, we specialise in providing a discreet alternative to buying and selling at auction, handling top-quality Old Masters, Impressionist, Modern and Contemporary works.

Kees van Dongen Plumes Banches, c.1910-12 Oil on Canvas 100 x 80 cm (39 1/3 x 31 ½ in.)
Serge Poliakoff Composition en vert, 1954
Oscar Dominguez Leda y el cisne
Pablo Picasso Le combat de faune et de centaure, 1946 Watercolour and ink on paper 19 9/10 × 26 in 50.66 × 66 cm

D21 Richard Green

Richard Green has dealt in traditional and classical Post-War paintings of the highest quality dating from the 17th through to the 21st Century.

They hold several gallery exhibitions a year, as well as attending international fairs, including Palm Beach Jewelry, Art and Antiques Fair - Palm Beach, TEFAF - Maastricht, Biennale des Antiquaires - Paris, Frieze Masters, London and The Salon: Art + Design, New York.

JOHN TUNNARD ARRANGEMENT Oil and gesso on board: 7 ½ x 8 ¾ in / 19 x 22.2 cm Frame size: 11 x 12 in / 27.9 x 30.5 cm
LUCIEN PISSARRO APPLES ON A TABLECLOTH AGAINST A LACE-CURTAINED WINDOW Oil on canvas: 25 ¾ x 32 in / 65.4 x 81.3 cm Frame size: 30 x 40 in/ 83.8 x 101.6cm
FRANCIS CAMPBELL BOILEAU CADELL THE MODEL - PEGGY MACRAE Oil on canvas: 30 x 25 in / 76.2 x 63.5 cm Frame size: 36 x 31 ½ in / 91.4 x 80 cm