Edward Hopper’s Chair Car


Chair Car is a famous chair painting by Edward Hopper from 1965.

In 2005 at Christie’s it fetched a whopping USD 14,016,000

When you follow this link to Yatzer, you can read an interesting story about the making of a short film about this whole Hopper project.

Van Gogh Sitting Postman

Van Gogh Sitting Postman

Van Gogh Sitting Postman

Found this painting by Vincent van Gogh on the Museum of Fine Arts Boston FB Timeline.

Postman Joseph Roulin” painted by Vincent van Gogh in 1888. Roulin was one of Van Gogh’s closest friends and favorite sitters. While painting this portrait, Van Gogh wrote to his brother, “I am now at work with another model…very like Socrates…A more interesting man than many people.”

Sit Eat and Chit by Cheri Samba

Sit Eat and Chit by Cheri Samba I56A1178

Sit Eat and Chit by Cheri Samba

Off course I’m not sure the title is correct.
I saw this painting dated 2008 in a window of an Oostende, Belgium, based gallery and liked it while the title came to mind immediately…..
It is made by the Congo born Artist Cheri Samba or Samba wa Mbimba N’zingo Nuni Masi Ndo Mbasi, born December 30, 1956 in Kinto M’Vuila, Congo. One of the most important African contemporary artists with work in the MoMa and Centre Pompidou.
The French text on the table cloth says: “The two most important needs of life…..”

David Hockney Van Gogh Chair at Phillips

David Hockney Van Gogh Chair

David Hockney Van Gogh Chair at Phillips

For sale in London, December 12, 2013.

Etching and aquatint in red and black, on Somerset Satin paper, with full margins,

signed, dated ’98’, and numbered 35/35 in pencil (there were also 10 artist’s proofs)

Estimate £10,000 – 15,000

Via Phillips

Orange Chair Bird

Orange Chair Bird

Orange Chair Bird

A chair painting by Joe Winfield, a jack of all trades who became a painter in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

This is post number 73 in an attempt to publish 100 Orange Chairs for Inauguration Day.