Saturday, April 10, 2021

The Ladder of Art -- Big Week #102



Last Week's Results
1. Chase: 7

2. Cuyp: 6
3. Rothko: 3
3. Lorenzo Monaco: 3

5. Grunewald: 2
5. Wilson: 2
5. Mantenga: 2


This Week's Contest


Anselm Kiefer
Born 1945
German

Tournament Record: Tied for 258th. Beat Kelly, lost to Kapoor, beat Bonington, lost to Cartier-Bresson. 23 votes for, 27 against (.460).





Lorenzo Monaco
c.1370 - c.1424
Siennese; worked in Florence

Tournament Record: Tied for 259th. Beat Lorenzetti, lost to Lorenzo Lotto, tied with Longhi, lost to Géricault. 23 votes for, 27 against (.460).

  • Tied for third, Week #101. 



Aelbert Cuyp
1620 - 1691
Dutch

Tournament Record: Tied for 260th. Lost to Cranach the Elder, beat Daubigny, lost to Courbet. 17 votes for, 20 against (.459).

  • Placed Second, Week #101 




Mark Rothko
1903 - 1970
Russian-born American

Tournament Record: Tied for 262nd. Lost to Rousault, beat Rosso Fiorentino, lost to Sisley. 16 votes for, 19 against (.457).

  • Tied for Fourth, Week #101 



Ferdinand Hodler
1853 - 1918
Swiss

Tournament Record: Placed 275th. Defeated Hans Hofmann, tied with Hockney, beat Goya, Lost to Hiroshige and Homer. 28 votes for, 34 against (.452).

  • Placed First, Week #94.
  • Placed First, Week #96. 
  • Placed First, Week #98.
  • Tied for First, Week #100.

 


Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
1796 - 1875
French

Tournament Record: Placed 288th. Beat Correggio and Courbet, tied with Dali, lost to Caillebotte and Carrà. 29 votes for, 36 against (.446).

  • Placed First, Week #90.
  • Placed Second, Week #92.
  • Tied for First, Week #93.
  • Tied for Fourth, Week #95.
  • Placed Second, Week #96
  • Tied for Fourth, Week #97.
  • Placed Second, Week #98.
  • Tied for Fourth, Week #99.
  • Tied for First, Week #100.



Maurice Utrillo
1883 - 1955
French

Tournament Record: Tied for 290th. Lost to Vallotton and Uccello. 21 votes for, 27 against (.438).
  • Placed First in Week #88. 
  • Tied for Second in Week #90.
  • Placed Third in Week #91.
  • Placed First in Week #92.
  • Tied for Fourth in Week #94.
  • Placed Second in Week #95.
  • Tied for Third in Week #96.
  • Placed Second in Week #97.
  • Tied for Fourth in Week #98.
  • Tied for Fourth in Week #99.
  • Tied for First, Week #100.




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