20 mai 2019

Critically acclaimed exhibition marks first retrospective of Andy Warhol's work in 25 years

  Andy Warhol, Self-Portrait, 1986; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; gift, Anne and Anthony d’Offay in honor of Thomas Krens; © 2019 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Licensed by Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art announces the exclusive West Coast presentation of the critically acclaimed exhibition, Andy Warhol—From A to B and Back Again on view from May 19 through September 2, 2019. Spanning the artist’s 40-year... [Lire la suite]
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16 mai 2019

On atteint le sommet du ridicule de la gonflette!

Jeff Koons (b. 1955), Rabbit. Stainless steel, 41 x 19 x 12 in. (104.1 x 48.3 x 30.5 cm.). Executed in 1986. This work is number two from an edition of three plus one artist's proof and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist. Estimate: USD 50,000,000 - USD 70,000,000. Price Realized: USD 91,075,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. et comme dit une amie: "pour moi, y a pas photo: le lapin, c'est à la moutarde avec des tagliatelles." :)  
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14 mai 2019

Nicolas de Staël (1914-1955), Ciel, 1953

Lot 54. Nicolas de Staël (1914-1955), Ciel, signed 'Staël' (lower right); signed again and dated 'Staël 1953' (on the reverse), oil on canvas, 39 ¼ x 28 ¾ in. (100 x 73 cm.) Painted in 1953. Estimate USD 300,000 - USD 500,000. Price realised USD 1,335,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. Provenance: Paul Rosenberg, New York (by November 1953). Galerie Philippe Reichenbach, Paris (by November 1956). Sarah Campbell-Blaffer, Houston (acquired from the... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2019

Giorgio Morandi (1890-1964), Natura morta, 1955

Lot 5. Giorgio Morandi (1890-1964), Natura morta, signed 'Morandi' (lower left), oil on canvas, 10 1/8 x 16 in. (25.7 x 40.6 cm.) Painted in 1955. Estimate USD 500,000 - USD 700,000. Price realised USD 1,695,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. Provenance: Acquired from the artist by the late owner, 19 June 1956. Exhibited: Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, The 1955 Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, October-December 1955, no. 201. Edinburgh, Ingleby... [Lire la suite]
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13 mai 2019

Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, Attese, 1960

Lot 57. Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, Attese, signed, titled and inscribed 'l. fontana "Concetto spaziale" ATTESE 1+1-3U' (on the reverse), waterpaint on canvas, 39 x 31 1/8 in. (99 x 79 cm.) Executed in 1960. Estimate USD 800,000 - USD 1,200,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  Provenance: Private collection, Japan.Private collection, Paris.Tokyo Gallery, Tokyo.Cecil “Titi” Blaffer von Fürstenberg, Houston (acquired from the above, 1968). By descent from... [Lire la suite]
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12 mai 2019

Fernand Léger (1881-1955) La grande parade (Le Cirque), 1949

 Lot 30 A. Fernand Léger (1881-1955) La grande parade (Le Cirque), signed and dated ‘F. LEGER 49’ (lower right), oil on canvas, 38 ¼ x 51 ½ in. (97.2 x 130.8 cm.) Painted in 1949. Estimate USD 6,000,000 - USD 9,000,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  Provenance: Acquired from the artist by the present owner, October 1953. Literature: L.E. Levick, "Centuries Telescoped in Orbit of New Shows" in New York Journal-American, 3 March 1962, p. 7 (illustrated). G.... [Lire la suite]
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11 mai 2019

Henri Matisse (1869-1954), Le guitariste debout, 1903

Lot 24A. Henri Matisse (1869-1954), Le guitariste debout, signed 'Henri Matisse' (lower right), oil on canvas, 21 ¾ x 18 ¼ in. (55.2 x 46.4 cm.) Painted in 1903. Estimate USD 3,000,000 - USD 5,000,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  Provenance: Ambroise Vollard, Paris (acquired from the artist, by 1904; placed in storage by Erich Chlomovich at the Société Générale, Paris, 1940-1979). Restituted to the heirs of Ambroise Vollard (1998). Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1999. ... [Lire la suite]
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11 mai 2019

Henri Matisse (1869-1954) Nu à la fenêtre, 1929

Lot 21 A. Henri Matisse (1869-1954) Nu à la fenêtre, signed and dated 'Henri. Matisse 1929' (lower left), oil on canvas, 25 ¾ x 21 ½ in. (65.3 x 54.5 cm.) Painted in Nice, 1929. Estimate USD 7,000,000 - USD 10,000,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  Provenance: Galerie Bernheim-Jeune et Cie., Paris (acquired from the artist, 13 September 1929). C.W. Kraushaar Art Galleries, New York (acquired from the above, 3 June 1930). Harry Stevenson Southam, Ottawa (acquired from the above, March 1939 and... [Lire la suite]
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11 mai 2019

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Nu assis appuyé sur des coussins, 19 December 1964

Lot 32. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Nu assis appuyé sur des coussins, dated and numbered ’19.12. 64. III’ (on the reverse) oil on canvas 21 ¼ x 28 ¾ in. (54 x 73 cm.) Painted on 19 December 1964. Estimate USD 2,500,000 - USD 3,500,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  Provenance: Estate of the artist (until at least 1980). Private Collection, Europe.Private Collection, United States.PaceWildenstein, New York. Acquired from the above by the present owner, 14 December 1999. Literature: C.... [Lire la suite]
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11 mai 2019

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Claude à deux ans, 9 June 1949

Lot 20 A. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Claude à deux ans, dated ‘9.6.49.’ (lower right); dated again and numbered '9.6.49. II' (on the reverse), oil on canvas, 51 1/8 x 38 in. (129.7 x 96.5 cm.) Painted on 9 June 1949. Estimate USD 12,000,000 - USD 18,000,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  Provenance: Estate of the artist.Marina Picasso, Paris (by descent from the above).Galerie Jan Krugier, Geneva (acquired from the above).The Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, Las Vegas (by 1999).Gagosian Gallery, New York... [Lire la suite]
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