Third edition of Paris#Marrakech

This December, Artcurial will host the third edition of its Paris#Marrakech auctions week. For the first time, it will include 4 auctions.


Eugène Girardet
Eugène Girardet (1853-1907)
La gazelle apprivoisée, 1879
Oil on canvas
95 x 130 cm
Estimation : 250 000 - 350 000 €

From Constantinople to Tangier, a private Italian collection will highlight La Cueillette by Etienne Dinet among other artworks by Théodore Frère, Eugène Girardet and Jean-Paul Sinibaldi.
















Jacques Majorelle
Jacques Majorelle (1886-1962)
Scène de souk, Marrakech, circa 1942-1945
Oil on panel
77 x 85,50 cm
Estimation : 120 000 - 150 000 €

an important artwork by Henri Émilien Rousseau and creations by Jacques Majorelle, the most famous painter of the city.


Made in Morocco will be dedicated to Moroccan modern art with historical artists such as Chaïbia, El Glaoui, Gharbaoui and Belkahia. 













Seydou Keïta
Seydou Keïta (1921-2001)
Sans titre (L'Odalisque), 1956-1957
Gelatin silver print (1998)
121,5 x 168 cm
Estimation : 50 000 - 70 000 €

Finally, African Spirit will stage contemporary African art with a selection of iconic artworks by Seydou Keïta, Chéri Samba, Konate, Kingelez and Ousmane Sow.



Artworks from the PARIS#MARRAKECH auction will be exhibited from 13th to 15th December at the Hôtel Marcel Dassault in Paris and from 27th to 30th December at the Palace Es Saadi in Marrakech. The auction, divided into four chapters, will take place in Paris on Sunday 30th December 2018 with a live broadcast in Marrakech. 


Artcurial also organizes the first edition of the Marrakech Art Week - MAW, from 26th December 2018 to 5th January 2019. Eleven major cultural venues in Marrakech - museums, foundations, art galleries and auction houses - will participate in this first edition. Each of these participants will hold a special program for the event with a commune goal: promoting African art. 


Exhibition in Paris
Thursday 13th 11am – 7pm
Friday 14th 11am – 7pm

Exhibition in Marrakech
Palace Es Saadi
Thursday 27th 11am – 7 pm
Friday 28th 11am – 4pm
Saturday 29th 11am – 7pm
Sunday 30th 11am – 2pm

Auction in Paris 
Live broadcast at the Palace Es Saadi in Marrakech
Sunday 30th December – 5pm

Browse the online catalogues
From Constantinople to Tangier, an Italian Private Collection
Majorelle and his Contemporaries & Made in Morocco
African Spirit


Browse the Marrakech Art Week Website - MAW