27 janvier 2016

Boucheron, Cypris swan High Jewelry bracelets

An iconic creation of the Boucheron bestiary, the magnificient Cypris swan wraps its diamond wings around your wrist to become the most elegant High Jewelry bracelet. Inspired Tchaikovsky’s "Swan Lake", the new Cypris High Jewelry bracelet's plumage is paved with more than 500 black sapphires.

27 janvier 2016

Franz Bausback at TEFAF 2016

Column Ladik, 150 x 102 cm, 17th century,Highlands of Anatolia, Turkey. Franz Bausback at TEFAF 2016 © TEFAF Maastricht, 2015 Acquired from Dr.Ulrich Schürmann in 1970.  Provenance: Ulrich Schürmann “Teppiche aus dem Orient”, 1981, page 70, Klinkhardt & Biermann Lenkoran, 253 x 122 cm, about 1800 or earlier, Caucasus. Franz Bausback at TEFAF 2016 © TEFAF Maastricht, 2015 Acquired from Bodenheim in 1970 (Antique Fair Munich)  Bausback “Antike Meisterstücke orientalischer... [Lire la suite]
27 janvier 2016

Men’s suit (Jacket, Waistcoat, Breeches), First half of 18th Century, Italia

Men’s suit (Jacket, Waistcoat, Breeches), First half of 18th Century, Italia. Jacket and waistcoat of green silk gros-de-Tours moiré; trimmed with braids and tasseled frog of gold thread; breeches of yellow and white silk brocade with floral motif. AC11336 2005-15-1AD, AC11337 2005-15-2. ©The Kyoto Costume Institute, photo by Taishi Hirokawa. Sumptuous eighteenth-century men’s suit. The glossy moiré effect that stands out from the green textile is produced using a horizontally-ribbed material called “gros-de-Tours”... [Lire la suite]
27 janvier 2016

Man Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches, Mid 18th century, France

Coat of purple silk brocad with floral spray pattern; waistcoat of pink silk brocad with flower and fur serpentine motif; breeches of red silk velvet. Mid 18th century, France. AC8940 93-29-AC4867 84-21-3-AC5916 88-55-35 © The Kyoto Costume Institute, photo by Taishi Hirokawa. Mid-18th century menswear. The coat has large cuffs and deep pleats from both sides of the waist to the hem at the rear. The waistcoat is long enough to fully conceal the wearer's back. Both have gorgeous weave patterns, with silver thread used... [Lire la suite]
27 janvier 2016

Blue-and-white dish with prawns, Ming Dynasty, Tianqi-Chongzhen Period, 1620 - 1640

Blue-and-white dish with prawns, Ming Dynasty, Tianqi-Chongzhen Period, 1620 - 1640, Jingdezhen kilns, porcelain, with underglaze painting in cobalt-blue, 3.7 cm (height), 20 cm (diameter), at foot 12 cm (diameter). Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978. EA1978.2022 © Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford.
27 janvier 2016

Blue-and-white vase with scholars in a landscape, Chongzheng Period, 1620 - 1630

Blue-and-white vase with scholars in a landscape, Chongzheng Period, 1620 - 1630, Jingdezhen kilns, Netherlands, porcelain, slab-built, with underglaze painting in cobalt-blue; silver stopper, 31.4 x 12.4 x 12.1 cm (height x width x depth). Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978. EA1978.863. © Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford.

27 janvier 2016

Buccellati Ghirlanda earrings & Romanza collection on Harrods magazine, February 2016

Buccellati Milan. A hint of white into your life with Buccellati Ghirlanda earrings, featured on Harrods magazine, February 2016. The Buccellati Romanza collection, now on Harrods magazine, February 2016.
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27 janvier 2016

E.H. Ariëns Kappers at TEFAF 2016

Harmensz. van Rijn Rembrandt (Leiden 1606 - Amsterdam 1669), Cottages and farm buildings with a man sketching, Circa 1641. Etching, 13 x 20.9 cm (with small margin). Printed on heavy paper, probably a part of a sheet of large Imperial paper. E.H. Ariëns Kappers at TEFAF 2016 © TEFAF Maastricht, 2015 Excellent impression. Untouched (except for removing old hinges). Some light spots primarily to the right. The type of farm is found near the Amstel river in the vicinity of Amsterdam. Boudewijn Bakker... [Lire la suite]
27 janvier 2016

L'Arc en Seine at TEFAF 2016

Jean-Michel Frank (1895-1941), Lamp, Circa 1930. Cross-shaped entirely covered with mica. Stamped and numbered. L'Arc en Seine at TEFAF 2016 © TEFAF Maastricht, 2015 François-Xavier Lalanne (1927-2008), Oiseau de Marbre, 1978. White marble coffee-table, feet in black lacquered metal, unique piece. L'Arc en Seine at TEFAF 2016 © TEFAF Maastricht, 2015 L'Arc en Seine (stand 612) - Directors: RAFAEL ORTIZ, CHRISTIAN BOUTONNET Contact: 27 et 31 rue de Seine75006... [Lire la suite]
27 janvier 2016

Chopard & Cie S.A. at TEFAF 2016

Flora & fauna bracelet, 18 crt white gold and titanium, Geneva. Chopard & Cie S.A. at TEFAF 2016 © TEFAF Maastricht, 2015 Like a glimpse into a Shiraz garden, the two delicate gem-set butterflies, fluttering amidst colourful amethyst, emerald, tourmaline Paraiba, ruby, red spinel and tsavoite flowers and foliage. The front facing butterfly is to be worn as fine hair comb, the other will find its companion as earring for a princess of a thousand and one nights.  L.U.C Perpetual chrono. 18 crt... [Lire la suite]
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