Russell Collection Presents The Spanish Masters Art Exhibit and Sale Featuring The Salvador Dali Argillet Collection, Picasso and Miro in San Antonio, August 1-17, 2014
The Russell Collection is thrilled to announce The Spanish Masters featuring The Salvador Dali Argillet Collection, Picasso and Miro, showcasing works by the notorious Surrealist Salvador Dali (1904-1989) and other Spanish masters including Joan Miro and Pablo Picasso in San Antonio, Texas, August 1-17, 2014. Original works on paper and tapestries as well as etchings will be available for sale in this unique showing of art.
Part of the exhibit, The Argillet Collection, brings more than 100 pieces of art by Salvador Dali, each piece has been authenticated and signed by Dali and have never before left the collection. The keeper of this esteemed assemblage, Christine Argillet will be in San Antonio for a reception on August 16 and 17, which is free and open to the public. She is the daughter of the prominent art collector and publisher, Pierre Argillet. His friendship and working relationship with Dali spanned more than five decades. As a child, Christine and her father spent many fascinating years interacting with the eccentric artist. The wildly imaginative Dali was legendary for his quirky antics and sometimes disturbing visual images.
Exhibit runs August 1-17, 2014. Personal appearance and reception with Christine Argillet from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, August 16 and from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, August 17.
Gallery hours: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. and Sunday from 12-6.
Russell Collection Fine Art in San Antonio, Texas
The Shops at La Cantera, 15900 La Cantera Parkway, San Antonio (located next to Barnes & Noble)
RSVP Requested: 866-900-6699 or info(at)russell-collection(dot)com; http://www.russell-collection.com