19 novembre 2009

Bonhams to Sell White Gold: One of the Finest Collections of Meissen in the World

The preferred gifts of kings, Meissen porcelain, from many of the noble houses of Europe, will be sold at Bonhams on November 25 2009 when the first part of the Hoffmeister Collection is auctioned. The world-famous Hoffmeister Collection was assembled over the last 40 years by two German brothers who have a passion for this rare 18th-century porcelain. Considered one of the finest collections of Meissen in the world, for the past ten years it has been on view at the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe in Hamburg, one of Europe's leading... [Lire la suite]

19 novembre 2009

Edito: Gwen Lu by Chintoo for NuYou, November 2009

Photographer: Chintoo - Stylist: Monica Mong - Hair: Lois Lee - Makeup: Sheng Saw
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19 novembre 2009

Pierre-Antoine Demachy (1723-1807) Dégagement de la colonnade du Louvre vue prise pendant le démolition des vestiges de l'hôtel

Pierre-Antoine Demachy (1723-1807) Dégagement de la colonnade du Louvre vue prise pendant le démolition des vestiges de l'hôtel du Petit Bourbon Huile sur panneau. Porte une signature «Demachy» en bas à gauche. (Petits accidents) 49 X 64 cm - Estimation : 30 000 / 40 000 €Provenance: Collection D. David-WeillVente David-Weill, Paris 9-10 juin 1971, nème 166Bibliographie: G. Briganti, Les peintres de Vedute, Paris, 1971, nème 238, repr. Oeuvre en rapport: Une autre version, signée et datée 1764 au musée Carnavalet. ... [Lire la suite]
19 novembre 2009

'Here and Now, Chinese artists in New York' @ The Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA)

Long-Bin Chen, "New York Buddha Project" (installation view at Long-Bin Chen Studio, New York), 2007. Used phone books NEW YORK, NY.- The Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) presents its first full-scale, contemporary art exhibition in its recently expanded location at 215 Centre Street, on the cusp of SoHo and Chinatown in Manhattan. Curated by Zhijian Qian from The New School, Here & Now: Chinese Artists in New York is a three-part exhibition showcasing twelve contemporary artists of Chinese heritage who have... [Lire la suite]
19 novembre 2009

At elier de Osias Bert (1580-1623), Nature morte de prunes et d'abricots

At elier de Osias Bert (1580-1623), Nature morte de prunes et d'abricots Huile sur panneau, 27 X 35 cm - Estimation : 15 000 / 20 000 € AuctionArt - Pierre Cardin Rémy Le Fur & associés - Paris. Dessins Anciens, Céramiques, Tableaux, Objets d'Art, Art Déco & Contemporain. Peintures & Arts Graphiques. Vente du Lundi 23 novembre 2009. Drouot Richelieu - Salle 5 & 6 - 9, rue Drouot - 75009 Paris. Pour tout renseignement, veuillez contacter la maison de ventes au +33 (0) 1 40 06 06 08
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19 novembre 2009

'Giovanni Boldini in Impressionist Paris' @ the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute

"Crossing the Street", 1873–75, by Giovanni Boldini. Oil on panel, 18 1/4 x 14 7/8 inches. (46.2 x 37.8 cm). Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts. Photo: Michael Agee. WILLIAMSTOWN, MA.- During his lifetime, the Italian artist Giovanni Boldini (1842–1931) achieved tremendous popularity in Europe and the United States, where he was celebrated for his vibrant brushwork and striking portraits. The exhibition Giovanni Boldini in Impressionist Paris illuminates Boldini’s early career when... [Lire la suite]


19 novembre 2009

Ecole française vers 1800, Huit papillons

Ecole française vers 1800, Huit papillons Aquarelle, 24 x 19,5 cm - Estimation : 600 / 800 € AuctionArt - Pierre Cardin Rémy Le Fur & associés - Paris. Dessins Anciens, Céramiques, Tableaux, Objets d'Art, Art Déco & Contemporain. Peintures & Arts Graphiques. Vente du Lundi 23 novembre 2009. Drouot Richelieu - Salle 5 & 6 - 9, rue Drouot - 75009 Paris. Pour tout renseignement, veuillez contacter la maison de ventes au +33 (0) 1 40 06 06 08
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19 novembre 2009

Christie's Presents Largest Group of Lalanne Works Ever to be Offered

Claude Lalanne, "Fauteuil Pieds Singerie avec Feuilles Ginkgo", designed 2004. A Gilt-Bronze Armchair. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2009. NEW YORK, NY.- On Tuesday December 8, Christie’s 20th Century Decorative Art & Design sales will showcase the entire range of 20th Century Decorative Arts, from Art Nouveau, Arts & Crafts, Art Deco, to the Modernist and Contemporary movements in three separate sales. The auctions featured are: Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design, Magnificent Tiffany Featuring... [Lire la suite]
19 novembre 2009

Bouddha en bronze. Vietnam.

Bouddha en bronze. Vietnam. H 54cm - Estimation : 1400/1600€ Hôtel des Ventes Parc St-Cloud Me Dominique Asselin. JEUDI 10 DECEMBRE à 20 h 00. 160 bd du Général de Gaulle 92380 Garches. Email : asselinencheres@wanadoo.fr
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19 novembre 2009

Cai Guo-Qiang: 'Fallen Blossoms' @ The Philadelphia Museum of Art

It is Cai's first solo exhibition in Philadelphia and the first in the United States since his retrospective at the Guggenheim Museum in early 2008. Photo: EFE/Alfredo Aldai. PHILADELPHIA, PA.- The Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Fabric Workshop and Museum will present a multi-site exhibition of the work of Cai Guo-Qiang, one of the most prominent contemporary artists on the international art scene. Cai Guo-Qiang: Fallen Blossoms consists of a poetic meditation on the passing of time, memory, and memorializing. One of the... [Lire la suite]


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