18 février 2017

Diego Giacometti (1902-1985), Grande table basse «aux crapauds avec raton, pigeon et lézards», 1976

Lot 184. Diego Giacometti (1902-1985), Grande table basse «aux crapauds avec raton, pigeon et lézards». Estimation : 750 000 - 1 000 000 €. Photo Beaussant Lefèvre de forme rectangulaire en bronze à patine brun-vert, structure constituée de quatre pieds d'angle sculptés accueillant une entretoise en X ornée d'une coupelle et d'animaux en ronde-bosse, plateau en verre (petit éclat à un angle). Exemplaire unique, vers 1976. Hauteur: 46 cm - Longueur: 121 cm Profondeur: 96 cm Provenance:... [Lire la suite]

17 février 2017

Exhibition of works by Claude & François-Xavier Lalanne opens at Robilant+Voena

Claude Lalanne, Choupatte, 2014. Bronze with green patina, 55 x 66 cm. ST. MORITZ.- Robilant+Voena present Claude & François-Xavier Lalanne, an exhibition of works by the French artist duo on view at their St Moritz gallery from 17 February to 27 March 2017. François-Xavier (1927 - 2008) is renowned for his large-scale sculpture animals that often contain secret compartments or double as functional furniture, such as his 1964 Rhinocrataire – a life-size rhino with a desk concealed in its stomach. Claude... [Lire la suite]
07 février 2017

Lino Tagliapietra, Angel Tear, 2016

Lino Tagliapietra, Angel Tear, 2016, blown glass, 53.5 x 17.5 x 7.5" [LT1066].  Price Upon Request © Schantz Galleries 2016  Lino Tagliapietra, Angel Tear, 2016, blown glass, 61 x 15 x 8" [LT1067]. Price Upon Request © Schantz Galleries 2016 Lino Tagliapietra, Angel Tear, 2016, blown glass, 47¼ x 16½ x 7½" [LT02282]. Price Upon Request © Schantz Galleries 2016 Lino Tagliapietra, Angel Tear, 2015, blown glass, 42 x 23.5 x 7.5"... [Lire la suite]
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01 février 2017

Ettore Sottsass: The Glass at Venice, Island of San Giorgio Maggiore, 10 April - 30 July 201

Ettore Sottsass, Kachina 05, 2009-11, CIRVA. © Ph Jean BERNARD  LE STANZE DEL VETRO will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Italian architect Ettore Sottsass with an exhibition entirely dedicated to his glass and crystal production; more than 200 works will be on display - mostly from the Ernest Mourmans collection - many of which on show for the first time. For the 100th anniversary of the birth of Ettore Sottsass (1917 – 2007) LE STANZE DEL VETRO will celebrate his glass production with the... [Lire la suite]
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17 janvier 2017

Pierre Chapo (1927 - 1987), T14 Dining Table, France, 1960's.

Pierre Chapo (1927 - 1987), T14 Dining Table, France, 1960's. Elm. Measurements: 74 x 250 x 85 cm. Axel Vervoordt NV at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Axel Vervoordt NV - Archaeology, Oriental Art, Furniture, Objects of Art. Kanaal, Stokerijstraat 19, 2110 Wijnegem, Belgium
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17 janvier 2017

Vladimir Kagan (Worms 1927), Contour Side Chair

Vladimir Kagan (Worms 1927), Contour Side Chair. Manufactured by Kagan-Dreyfuss, United States, 1950s. Mahogany with original upholstery. Axel Vervoordt NV at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Axel Vervoordt NV - Archaeology, Oriental Art, Furniture, Objects of Art. Kanaal, Stokerijstraat 19, 2110 Wijnegem, Belgium
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16 janvier 2017

Driscoll Babcock Galleries opens exhibition of works by Warren MacKenzie

NEW YORK, NY.- Driscoll Babcock Galleries presents Warren MacKenzie: A Master’s Hand. At age 93, and revered around the world, Warren MacKenzie is perhaps America’s most-collected 20th century ceramic artist. Throughout the past 65 years MacKenzie has been America’s greatest exponent of the art of the studio potter. His work has earned iconic stature through its quiet and sustained power manifest in the subtle innovations of shape, surface, and form of his articulate hands.  MacKenzie’s work is venerable. His choice,... [Lire la suite]
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06 janvier 2017

Aki Katayama at Cavin-Morris Gallery

Aki Katayama, Guinomi, 2012. Ceramic 2.05 x 2.83 x 2.99 inches / 5.2 x 7.2 x 7.6 cm / AKi 5. Photo courtesy Cavin-Morris Gallery Aki Katayama, Vase, 2012. Ceramic, 5.91 x 4.96 x 5.91 inches / 15 x 12.6 x 15 cm / AKi 3. Photo courtesy Cavin-Morris Gallery  Aki Katayama, Vase, 2012. Ceramic, 7.17 x 4.96 x 5.91 inches / 18.2 x 12.6 x 15 cm / AKi 4. Photo courtesy Cavin-Morris Gallery Aki Katayama, Chawan, 2012. Ceramic, 3.19 x 4.25 x 4.49 inches / 8.1 x 10.8 x 11.4 cm / AKi 7. Photo courtesy Cavin-Morris Gallery ... [Lire la suite]
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03 janvier 2017

Densan: l’artisanat traditionnel du Japon à Maison Wa

Hisanori Masuda, Bouilloire, 2016. Fonte et bois de noyer. Courtesy Maison Wa. PARIS - L’exposition « Densan : l’artisanat traditionnel du Japon » illustre parfaitement la volonté affirmée de présenter « l’artisanat japonais à travers son histoire, son raffinement et son originalité, mêlant esthétisme et fonctionnalité », et faire découvrir la permanence d’une tradition artisanale d’excellence adaptée au mode de vie contemporain. Un lieu entièrement dédié à la culture du japonaise Ouverte par Yoshiaki Shiokawa en... [Lire la suite]
13 décembre 2016

Exhibition brings together historic and contemporary silver masterpieces

Charles Frederick Kandler, cup and cover (detail), 1736-7 © The Holburne Museum / Tony Gilbert Photography BATH.- The Holburne Museum presents Silver: Light and Shade, an exhibition that brings together historic and contemporary silver masterpieces to investigate the texture, form and colour of this precious metal. The exhibition, the third and final major presentation in the Holburne’s centenary programme, shows an extraordinary selection of objects on loan from UK museums and private collections which are displayed... [Lire la suite]