Salon du Dessin 2016

Posted in Art Market, conferences (to attend) by Editor on March 4, 2016

From the art fair’s website:

Salon du Dessin 2016
Palais Brongniart, Paris, 30 March — 4 April 2016 / Symposium, 30–31 March 2016

CaxX33-WIAAGzQjThe Salon du Dessin is a unique event of worldwide renown, lead by its new chairman Louis de Bayser. Serving as a reference for drawing collectors, the Fair also gathers curators, experts or amateurs from across the globe. This year, the Salon du Dessin, will feature 39 prestigious galleries specialising in Old Masters, Modern and Contemporary drawings. More than 1000 drawings will be showcased in the prestigious Palais Brongniart.

To celebrate its 25th anniversary, special works from the Pushkin State Musuem will be unveiled for the first time in France. Curator of French drawings at the Pushkin State Museum and curator of the exhibition Vitaly Michine worked with curators from the private collections department along with the graphic arts department of the Pushkin State Museum to choose the twenty-six works that will be exhibited. Of the drawings, Russian artists produced seventeen, among which three come from Zilberstien collection; nine of the works were produced by European artists.

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Salon du Dessin 2016 Symposium
Palais Brongniart, Paris, 30–31 March 2016

W E D N E S D A Y ,  3 0  M A R C H  2 0 1 6

• Sarah Catala, ‘Carcer Socratis Domus Honoris’: The Drawings of Hubert Robert in Prison
• Anne Lenoir and Sophie Join-Lambert, Joseph-Benoit Suvée: A New View of Italy, 1772–78
• Anna Ottani Cavina, Jean-Thomas Thibault: Italian Landscapes, 1788–92
• Emilie Beck Saiello, Typology of Vernet’s Sketchbooks
• Benjamin Couilleaux, Jean-Baptiste Huet: A Neoclassical Artist?

T H U R S D A Y ,  3 1  M A R C H  2 0 1 6

• Louis-Antoine Prat, Some New Drawings by David
• Patrick Ramande, The Second Part of the Album of Jean-Germain Drouais de Rennes
• Sylain Laveissière, Prud’hon Draughtsman
• Mehdi Korchane, The Nude under His Skin: The Academic Drawings of Jean-Baptiste Regnault
• Isabelle Mayer-Michalon, Drawings by Charles-Toussaint Labadye for the 1798 Rome Competition: The Battle between the Horatii and the Curiatii
• Rébecca Duffeix, Drawings by Alexandre-Évariste Fragonard in Sèvres

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