02 décembre 2016

"Peinture Flamande" photography by Sacha Goldberger

© Sacha Goldberger 
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26 novembre 2016

Artcurial to offer Willy Ronis' inheritance

Willy Ronis (1910 - 2009), Le nu provençal - Gordes, été 1949. Épreuve argentique signée à l'encre dans la marge inférieure à droite, 129,50 x 87 cm avec marges. Gelatin silver print, signed in ink in the lower margin on the right, 51 x 34.25 in. with margins. Estimation : 10 000 € / 15 000 €. © Artcurial. PARIS.- On December 13th, Artcurial’s photography department will gather collectors from around the world for a rare event, an auction with a remarkable origin: The Stéphane Kovalsky... [Lire la suite]
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08 novembre 2016

Fan Ho: A Hong Kong Mémoire

Fan Ho, A Hong Kong Mémoire, 1950-1960.
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08 novembre 2016

Hui-lan Oei (Madame Wellington Koo), photographed by E.O. Hoppé, 1921

Hui-lan Oei (Madame Wellington Koo), photographed by E.O. Hoppé, 1921.
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07 novembre 2016

Wellington Koo, Chinese Ambassador to the Court of St James

Wellington Koo, Chinese Ambassador to the Court of St James.
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07 novembre 2016

Katharine Augusta Carl (1865–1938) in Chinese dress

Katharine Augusta Carl (1865–1938) in Chinese dress.  The sister of Francis A. Carl, who worked for Sir Robert Hart at the Imperial Chinese Maritime Customs Service, was an American painter and author who spent nine months in China in 1903 painting a portrait of the Empress Dowager Cixi for the St. Louis Exposition. On her return to America, she published a book about her experience, titled "With the Empress Dowager". Carl died in 1938 in New York.
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07 novembre 2016

New collection of photographs by Maryam Eisler on view at Tristan Hoare

Maryam Eisler, Mahal (Woman) (2015). Giclée print. Photo courtesy the artist and Tristan Hoare gallery. LONDON.- Tristan Hoare is presenting Searching for Eve in the American West, a new collection of photographs by Maryam Eisler. Whilst working on a major book on American artists in their studios in 2012*, Eisler visited Ghost Ranch in Abiquiú, New Mexico, the estate in which the renowned American Modernist Georgia O’Keefe lived, worked, and produced her iconic paintings. The experience of... [Lire la suite]
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04 novembre 2016

Kimiko Yoshida, The Bride series, 2006-2012

Kimoko Yoshida, The Mexican Bride. Self-portrait, 2012 - La Mariée mexicaine. Autoportrait. C-print mounted on aluminium and plexiglas, 120 x 120 cm. Kimoko Yoshida, THE DONG BRIDE, GUIZHOU, CHINA. SELF-PORTRAIT, 2009 - LA MARIÉE DONG, GUIZHOU, CHINE. AUTOPORTRAIT, 2009. C-print, mounted on acryl and aluminium, 120 x 120 cm. Kimoko Yoshida, THE BRIDE WITH A BEARD, MONPA MASK, HIMALAYA, REMEMBERING BASELITZ. SELF-PORTRAIT, 2009 - LA MARIÉE À BARBE, MASQUE MONBA, HIMALAYA, DANS LE SOUVENIR DE BASELITZ. AUTOPORTRAIT,... [Lire la suite]
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01 novembre 2016

Xteriors by Desiree Dolron

Xteriors: Photos by Desiree Dolron
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01 novembre 2016

Lillian Bassman, Across the Restaurant, Barbara Mullen, dress by Jacques Fath, Le Grand Véfour, Paris, 1949

 Lot 81. Lillian Bassman, Across the Restaurant, Barbara Mullen, dress by Jacques Fath, Le Grand Véfour, Paris, 1949. Estimate £20,000 - 30,000. Photo Phillips Gelatin silver print, printed later.85 x 73.1 cm (33 1/2 x 28 3/4 in.)Signed and numbered 24/25 in pencil on the verso.   Provenance: Peter Fetterman Gallery, Santa Monica Literature: Harper's Bazaar, April 1949D. Solomon, Lillian Bassman: Women, Abrams, 2009, p. 17 Note: ‘Long necks. The thrust of the head in a... [Lire la suite]