Charles Deering and Ramón Casas / Charles Deering Y Ramón Casas: A Friendship in Art / Una Amistad en El Arte
Northwestern University Press, 30 nov. 2012 - 413 sidor
This lavishly illustrated, bilingual art book presents drawings by Ramón Casas in the Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections at the Northwestern University Library and oil paintings by Casas from private collections and the Art Institute of Chicago.
Charles Deering and Ramón Casas follows the development and dramatic dissolution of a three-way friendship that connected the Spanish painter Ramón Casas (1866–1932); the Chicago industrialist Charles Deering (1852–1927), who was a collector and admirer of Casas’s work as well as a patron of Northwestern University; and the Spanish artist Miguel Utrillo (1862–1934), Casas’s lifelong friend and the father of the French painter Maurice Utrillo.
Casas introduced Deering to Sitges, a beach town near Barcelona, Spain, where the latter created a palatial estate with a museum to house his art collection. Miguel Utrillo served as director of the museum. The text explores the treasures housed at Maricel and what happened among the three men that led Casas to abandon Utrillo and Deering to depart Spain, taking his art collection with him.
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Los primeros encuentros entre Deering y Casas 19041908
El viaje de Ramón Casas a Norteamérica o la consolidación de una amistad 19081909
The Start of Maricel and of Its Collections Deering and Casas and Their Travels through
La segunda versión de La carga la boda de Utrillo y un nuevo viaje de Ramón Casas
and Charles Deering 19111912
Charles Deering 19111912
contribuciones a la ciudad y estado sus viajes en 1916 y la compra de Tamarit 1916
Remodeling and Construction at Maricel Deering Recognized for His Contributions
Four Portraits by Casas and Catalan Painting in Maricel
Deerings Absence from Sitges and the Progress of the Collection 19171918
The First Signs of a Falling Out between Deering and Utrillo 1919
The Legal Dispute between Charles Deering and Miguel Utrillo 19201921
The Consequences of the Break between Deering and Utrillo
Casas Maricel and His Paintings of Its Interiors
La continuidad de las obras de Maricel y nuevos viajes 1914
nueva por Casas 19151916
Deerings Gifts to Sitges Contemporary Sculpture and Paintings at Maricel and a
The Friendship between Casas and Deering after Deerings Departure and an Elegy