I love collector's houses,
so when I saw artist Ricky Swallow
post the above picture on Instagram,
I had to find its source.
The source turned out to be
'Art in America', Nov. - Dec. 1967.
Artists who collect?
Nothing better for me!
This just leaves me wanting more....
Mr. and Mrs. Chaim Gross
I see some Hartley, John Flannagan, Lachaise,
Archipenko, Avery, Metzinger, Derain,
Orozco, the Soyers and Max Ernst!
More from the Gross home:
Portrait by Mimi Gross, still life by Arshile Gorky,
Reginald Marsh, a Chaim
and some African figures.
Chaim Gross at his dining table.
He's got all the masters lined up:
Henry Moore, George Grosz, Lipchitz, Matisse,
Maillol, Pascin, Gorky and
Stop it already Chaim!
1300 Ashanti bronze weights?
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Jenkins
The Mrs. is also known as Alice Baber, the painter.
They like ivories...
And Indian miniatures....
Looks like some Tantric Buddhist miniatures too.
I knew y'all were naughty!
Mr. and Mrs. Philip Pearlstein
Roman, Etruscan and Egyptian power....
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Motherwell's brownstone.
The Mrs. is also known as
I'd kill for this place and the amazing shit in it!
Rothko, Archaic greek sculpture, Egyptian art, Thai bronze Buddha,
David Smith bronze, Jacques Lipchitz sculpture, Rodin, Matisse,
and of course Frankenthaler and Motherwell.
More of Hottie Helen's place...
The yellow "chair" sculpture is by Barbara Cohen,
more African and Polynesian art...
Jacques Lipchitz's Studio
Look how big the pieces are!
That's Jacques in the beret.
He collects African and Chinese figures.
Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Rosenthal
Love this space!
Picasso, amazing African art, a Fritz Glarner
Mr. Rosenthal's famous cube sculpture!
I WANT MORE!!!!