To trade you 2008, fair of antiquities and art in Madrid

From November 15 until November 23 IFEMA will lodge one more edition of Trading you, the excellent shop window of the art of antiquities and collecting in Madrid. The appointment number 32 of Trading you will assemble 170 galleries and antiquarians, Spanish and foreigners, about 18.000 pieces.

One will be able to see and to buy art of different epochs and styles, especially pieces of Art Noveau and Art Decó, like objects of decoration, mobiliriario, sculptures and paintings.

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Menchu Gal and Emilio Grau Sala in the auction of Spanish art Christie's

We go with the last lots of modern art that we will review of the annual auction of Spanish art of Christie's, for it we choose the lots of two favorites: Menchu Gal and Emilio Grau Sala.


Signed áng. inf. izq: Menchu Gal
Oil on table
30,2 x 78,6 cm
Painting about 1977
Starting price: € 20,000 – € 30,000

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Bores, Grau Sala, Gal, Ciria and Guinovart to auction today in Segre

The room of Madrid Segre celebrates today an auction in which it dominates the Spanish art, where we emphasize the work of Francisco Bores, Emilio Grau Sala, Menchu Gal, José Manuel Ciria y Josep Guinovart. The auction will be today at 18:30 hs in Segre 18 of Madrid.

Let's begin with the Bores lot, it is a question of Inn, 1961


Painting / Graphic Work
Price Gone out: 7.000,00 €

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I fixed, Barceló, Gal, Feito, Ubeda, Viola and Plensa in the Ansorena auction

On March 4 the house Ansorena will celebrate a new auction in which we emphasize the lots of Spanish artists like Menchu Gal, Manuel Viola, Jaume Plensa, Luis Feito, Agustín Ubeda, Miquel Barceló and Antoni Clavé. Less works of Barceló, I Fixed and Plensa, other lots are for the thousands of euros, what makes them attractive for modest pockets.

Let's begin with Menchu Gal and his Castle


I flutter on tablex
16 x 59 cm
Price Gone out: 5.000 EUR

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Life and work of Menchu Gal


Menchu Gal is one of the Spanish painters most exquisite and forgotten at present. His painting includes scenery, inns and portraits. And although his style, personal asset, is difficult to catalog, she is considered to be a figurative artist. Along with Maria Blanchard, it was a pioneer of the Spanish feminine art.

He was born in Irún (municipality of the province of Guipuzcoa) on January 1, 1919. Of kidling it began to draw. In 1933, with 15 years, for council of Gaspar Montes Iturrioz, his first teacher, it moved to Paris.

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A watercolor of Menchu Gal in the auction of Madrid

An exquisite piece of Menchu Gal, both for the skill and for the subject-matter, is one of the lots that we will find in the auction of 18/12 of Ansorena, where also we had Benjamín Palencia.

The piece in question is:



Watercolor / role
45,5×63,5 cm
Signature / right angle
Evaluation: EUR 2.000

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Painting auction in Segre: Menchu Gal, Muñoz Vera and exceptional Miquel Barceló

On February 13 an interesting painting auction is celebrated in Madrid, in Segre.

This is a young and peculiar auctions room. I like because it is focused almost in its entirety on new values, and occasionally there is some good occasion of buy (much occasionally …)
The Exhibition of this month brings some interesting works. To keep on reading»

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