25 septembre 2008

Will Darras Murphy, first non-milk based food

First non-milk based food (apart from calpol, carpet fluff, newspaper, grass etc). a peach. What on earth is this? August 2008
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25 septembre 2008

Multi-colored baroque cultured pearl necklace

Multi-colored baroque cultured pearl necklace Composed of 23 white and natural color gray and golden baroque cultured pearls measuring approximately 18.3 by 14.0 mm., completed by a baroque cultured pearl clasp measuring approximately 20.8 by 16.4 mm., studded with 7 round multi-colored sapphires weighing approximately 3.75 carats, mounted in 18 karat gold, length 18 inches - Estimate: 15,000—20,000 USD Sotheby's New York. Important Jewels. 25 Sep 08, 10:00 AM. www.sothebys.com
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25 septembre 2008

Pair of multi-colored cultured pearl and diamond pendant-earclips.

Pair of multi-colored cultured pearl and diamond pendant-earclips. The tops set with 2 cultured pearls of natural golden color measuring approximately 12.3 to 12.2 mm., supporting 2 white cultured pearls drops measuring approximately 11.0 by 5.1 mm. and 11.1 by 5.1 mm., and 2 cultured pearl drops of natural black color measuring approximately 16.6 by 13.0 mm. and 17.3 by 12.3 mm., within frames of 98 round diamonds weighing approximately 6.60 carats, mounted in 18 karat white gold .- Estimate: 20,000—30,000 USD Sotheby's New... [Lire la suite]
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25 septembre 2008

Arne Jacobsen (1902-1971). Fauteuil " Egg Chair "

Arne Jacobsen (1902-1971). Fauteuil " Egg Chair " en tissu gris à assise et dossier arrondi formant deux oreilles en partie haute aménagé d'une petite galette d'assise ronde. Il repose sur un piètement cruciforme en aluminium profilé à réception plate en caoutchouc. 108 x 81 x 66 cm. Estimation : 4 000 / 5 000 €Edition Fritz Hansen, vers 1970.Bibliographie : Modèle similaire reproduit dans :Bernd Polster, Dictionnaire du design Scandinave, Edition du Seuil, 1999, p.227.Noritsugu Oda, Danish Chairs, Edition Chronicle... [Lire la suite]
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25 septembre 2008

"Landscapes from the Age of Impressionism" @ the Portland Museum of Ar

John Singer Sargent (United States, 1856–1925), Dolce Far Niente, 1907, oil on canvas, 16 1/4 x 28 1/4 inches. Brooklyn Museum , Bequest of A. Augustus Healy PORTLAND, MAINE.- This fall the Portland Museum of Art will present an in-depth study of Impressionist landscape painting. Landscapes from the Age of Impressionism is an exhibition of more than 40 masterpieces from the Brooklyn Museum in New York. The exhibition features both European and American painters including Claude Monet, Eugène-Louis Boudin, John Singer Sargent,... [Lire la suite]
25 septembre 2008

Sori YANAGI (1915). Tabouret Butterfly en bois noirci, édition, vers 1990.

Sori YANAGI (1915). Tabouret Butterfly en bois noirci, édition, vers 1990. 38 x 43,5 x 32 - Estimation : 500 / 800 € Vente du Dimanche 28 septembre 2008. Design. Rois - 50400 Granville. Tel. 02 33 50 03 91
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25 septembre 2008

Gerhard Richter, 4900 Colours @ The Serpentine Gallery

Gerhard Richter, 4900 Colours: Version II, 2007. Enamel paint on Aludibond. 49 Panels, each 97 × 97 cm. La Collection de la Fondation Louis Vuitton pour la création © 2008 Gerhard Richter. LONDON.- Gerhard Richter is one of the world’s greatest living artists. Since the early 1960s, he has tirelessly explored the medium of painting at a time when many were heralding its death. He has produced a remarkably varied body of work, including photography-based portrait, landscape and still-life paintings; gestural and monochrome... [Lire la suite]
25 septembre 2008

Charles & Ray Eames. Rocking Armchair Rod (RAR)

Charles & Ray Eames. Rocking Armchair Rod (RAR) Très rare modèle de piétement 1er édition avec métal croisé à l'intérieur du piétement.1948. Coque en fibre de verre avec corde. Ed. Zenith - 67 x 62,5 x 60 - Estimation : 2 500 / 3 000 € Vente du Dimanche 28 septembre 2008. Design. Rois - 50400 Granville. Tel. 02 33 50 03 91
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25 septembre 2008

"Cold War Modern: Design 1945-70" au V&A Museum

Pablo Picasso, Peace Dove Scarf LONDON.- The V&A’s autumn exhibition, Cold War Modern: Design 1945-70, is the first to examine contemporary design, architecture, film and popular culture on both sides of the Iron Curtain during the Cold War era. Over 300 exhibits are on display from a Sputnik and an Apollo Mission space suit to films by Stanley Kubrick, paintings by Robert Rauschenberg and Gerhard Richter, fashion by Paco Rabanne, designs by Charles and Ray Eames and Dieter Rams, architecture by Le Corbusier, Richard... [Lire la suite]
25 septembre 2008

Isamu NOGUCHI (1904-1988). Rare exemplaire original de la table Forma Libre " IN 50 " de 1952.

Isamu NOGUCHI (1904-1988). Rare exemplaire original de la table Forma Libre " IN 50 " de 1952. Piétement en noyer, plateau en dalle de verre. Edition Herman Miller. 38 x 130 x 90 - Estimation : 12 000 / 15 000 €Bibliographie : L. Piña " Fifties furniture" éditions SchifferAtglen 2000.Modèle similaire reproduit en couleur page 128"La collection de Design du Centre Pompidou", Editions du Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2001, p. 115Pierre Kjellberg Vente du Dimanche 28 septembre 2008. Design. Rois - 50400... [Lire la suite]
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