01 mai 2009

A belle époque diamond pendant, circa 1905

A belle époque diamond pendant, circa 1905 The openwork cartouche of delicate floral, foliate and fluttering ribbon design, suspending an articulated swag with three drops, millegrain-set throughout with old brilliant and single-cut diamonds, diamonds approximately 4.40 carats total, detachable suspensory loop, detachable brooch fitting deficient, later chain, length 8.2cm. Sold for £4,800 Bonhams. Fine Jewellery, 29 Apr 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All... [Lire la suite]
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01 mai 2009

Tamara de Lempicka (1898 - 1980), A l'opéra

Tamara de Lempicka (1898 - 1980), A l'opéra Painted in 1941. Signed T. de Lempicka and dated 1941 (lower right) Oil on canvas. 76.2 by 50.8 cm. Est. 300,000—400,000 USD PROVENANCE: Barry Friedman Ltd., New York, 1979Acquired by the present owner, Wolfgang Joop, in 1980 EXHIBITED: New York, Julien Levy Gallery, Tamara de Lempicka (Baroness de Kuffner), 1941, no. 18Los Angeles, Julien Levy Galleries, Tamara de Lempicka, 1941, no. 7Milwaukee Art Center, Tamara de Lempicka (Baroness Kuffner), 1942, no. 12Tokyo & Osaka,... [Lire la suite]
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01 mai 2009

A pair of natural drop-shaped pearl and diamond drops

A pair of natural drop-shaped pearl and diamond drops Each drop-shaped pearl surmounted by a collet-set brilliant-cut diamond, length 1.7cm., hook fittings Sold for £9,600 Footnote: Accompanied by an ING certificate stating that the pearls were found to be natural. Certificate number 07970, dated 15th January 2009. Bonhams. Fine Jewellery, 29 Apr 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)
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01 mai 2009

Tamara de Lempicka (1898 - 1980), Le téléphone II

Tamara de Lempicka (1898 - 1980), Le téléphone II Painted in 1930.  Signed Lempicka (upper right)  Oil on panel. 35 by 27 cm. Est. 800,000—1,200,000 USD PROVENANCE: Acquired by the present owner, Wolfgang Joop, in 1980 EXHIBITED: Paris, Galerie Colette Weil, Tamara de Lempicka, 1930Tokyo & Osaka, Seibu Gallery, Tamara de Lempicka, 1981Hamburg, Kunsthalle, Eva und die Zukunft: das Bild der Frau seit der französischen Revolution, 1986Rome, Accademia di Francia (Villa Medici), Tamara de Lempicka, Tra eleganza... [Lire la suite]
01 mai 2009

A diamond 'Thorn' bangle, by Stephen Webster

A diamond 'Thorn' bangle, by Stephen Webster The openwork hinged bangle of entangled thorn design, embellished with rows of brilliant-cut diamonds, with pierced scrolled inner section, mounted in 18 carat gold, diamonds approximately 4.00 carats total, signed and numbered, London hallmarks, inner diameter 6.3cm. Estimate: £4,000 - 6,000 Bonhams. Fine Jewellery, 29 Apr 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)
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01 mai 2009

Tamara de Lempicka (1898 - 1980), La Couronne de fleurs II

Tamara de Lempicka (1898 - 1980),  La Couronne de fleurs II Painted circa 1932. Signed Tamara de Lempicka and dated Paris 1925 (on the reverse). Oil on panel. 31 by 22 cm. Est. 200,000—300,000 USD PROVENANCE: Private Collection, United States, 1988Acquired by the present owner, Wolfgang Joop, in 1994 LITERATURE AND REFERENCES: Gioia Mori, Tamara de Lempicka, Paris 1920-1938, Florence, 1994, no. 96, illustrated p. 271 Alain Blondel, Tamara de Lempicka, Catalogue raisonné, 1921-1979, Lausanne, 1999, no. B.168,... [Lire la suite]

01 mai 2009

Cup and Saucer with Trompe l'oeil Painting Frankenthal, 1786

Tasse und Untertasse mit Trompe l'oeil-Malerei. Cup and Saucer with Trompe l'oeil Painting Frankenthal, 1786 Wandung und Fond mit Holzmaserdekor 'décor bois'. Ausgesparte Reserven, darin Landschaftsstiche mit Architekturstaffage in Grisaillemalerei. Ränder goldstaffiert. In Unterglasurblau bekrönte CT-Marke und '86' (Untertasse), W 3 (geritzt) und weitere Zeichen. H. 7 cm; D. 13,5 cm. Estimation : 1 400 € Vente du Samedi 9 mai 2009. Art, Antiquités & Design. Auktionshaus Dr. Fischer - Heilbronn
01 mai 2009

Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Jonathan Rhys Meyers. photo.wenn.com "I just felt I needed time off and I didn't need to go to awards ceremonies. You can get slightly waylaid as an actor doing that sort of thing and I'm never that comfortable at them anyway." "I live an incredibly low-key life," he says. "I think people would like to think I'm a hell of a lot naughtier than I am actually. I am actually quite a boring guy." "I spent the last week and a half playing bloody golf. Me, Jonathan Rhys Meyers! If anyone saw me... [Lire la suite]
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01 mai 2009

Lina Zervudaki pour Elsa Schiaparelli (1890 - 1973) Chaise longue à structure en métal tubulaire laqué noir, Vers 1935.

Lina Zervudaki pour Elsa Schiaparelli (1890 - 1973) Chaise longue à structure en métal tubulaire laqué noir, Vers 1935. assise en forme de poisson stylisé en rotin tressé.  H : 70 cm L : 200 cm l : 70 cm. (État d'origine, accidents). Estimation : 3 000 / 4 000 €Note: Ce modèle fut présenté, lors de l'ouverture de la galerie Schiaparelli, au 21, Place vendôme, à Paris, en 1935.Chaise longue in black lacquered tubular metal, seat in the form of a stylised fish in woven cane. Circa 1935. H : 27 1/2 L : 79 l : 27 1/2 in.This... [Lire la suite]
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01 mai 2009

Jean-Baptiste Huynh, Mali - Main II. 2003

Jean-Baptiste Huynh, Mali - Main II. 2003. Gelatin silver print, h: 45 x w: 45 cm Camera Work  +49 (0)30 3100773  Envoyez un email
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