09 avril 2016

Two Fauve masterpieces by Maurice de Vlaminck & André Derain appear at auction for the first time

Maurice de Vlaminck, Sous-bois (Paysage), 1905. Estimate $12/18 Million. Photo: Sotheby's. NEW YORK, NY.- Two masterpieces by art history’s “Wild Beasts” will appear at auction for the first time in Sotheby’s Evening Sale of Impressionist & Modern Art on 9 May 2016 in New York. Together, André Derain’s Les Voiles rouges (estimate $15/20 million) and Maurice de Vlaminck’s Sous-bois ($12/18 million) embody the explosive Fauvism movement of the early-20th century. The term was coined in 1905, when the... [Lire la suite]

08 avril 2016

Paul Klee, L'ironie à l'œuvre au Centre Pompidou du 6 avril au 1er août 2016

Paul Klee, L'ironie à l'œuvre : Affiche. PARIS - Le Centre Pompidou propose une nouvelle traversée de l’œuvre de l’un des artistes les plus emblématiques du 20è siècle, figure singulière de la modernité : Paul Klee. Il s’agit de la première rétrospective importante présentée en France depuis l’exposition de 1969 au musée national d’art moderne.  Réunissant deux-cent trente œuvres, provenant du Zentrum Paul Klee, Berne, des plus grandes collections internationales et de collections particulières, cette rétrospective pose un... [Lire la suite]
01 février 2016

Paul Signac, "Une vie au fil de l'eau" à la Fondation de l'Hermitage, Lausanne

Paul Signac, Juan-les-Pins. Soir, 1914, huile sur toile, 73 x 92 cm. Photo Maurice Aeschimann. LAUSANNE - C’est une collection très prestigieuse d'œuvres de Paul Signac (1863-1935) qui sera présentée du 29 janvier au 22 mai à la Fondation de l'Hermitage : près de 140 peintures, aquarelles et dessins illustreront la carrière foisonnante du maître néo-impressionniste. Réunie par une famille passionnée par l'artiste, cette collection unique constitue l'un des plus grands ensembles d’œuvres de Signac conservé en... [Lire la suite]
05 octobre 2015

"Colour Unleashed: Modern Art in the Low Countries 1885-1914" opens at Gemeentemuseum Den Haag

  Piet Mondriaan, Mill in sunlight, 1908, oil on canvas, 114 x 87 cm. Gemeentemuseum Den Haag. THE HAGUE.- In the brief period between 1885 and the outbreak of war in 1914 painting in the Low countries experienced a modern Renaissance. Colour was liberated from the chains of visual reality. Suddenly, grass could be a cool blue, a face could be bright purple, and trees turned red. Colour had become an autonomous means of expression. This was one of the most important developments in modern art history. The... [Lire la suite]
07 avril 2015

Six paintings by Claude Monet to lead Sotheby's May Evening Sale of Impressionist & Modern Art

Claude Monet, Nymphéas, 1905. Estimate $30–45 million. Photo: Courtesy Sotheby's. NEW YORK, NY.- Sotheby’s 5 May 2015 Evening Sale of Impressionist & Modern Art in New York will offer an outstanding group of six paintings by Claude Monet, spanning the 1870s through the 1910s and including many of his most celebrated subjects: water lilies, Venice, a snowscape, the Seine and the Normandy coast. The works are emerging after significant time spent in their respective private collections, including a prime example of... [Lire la suite]
11 mai 2013

Diamond brooch, Vever, circa 1905

Diamond brooch, Vever, circa 1905 - Sothebys Of foliate design, millegrain-set with circular-, single-cut and rose diamonds,signed Vever, Paris, brooch fitting detachable, fitted case stamped Vever. Estimation: 17,000 - 24,000 CHF Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels. Genève | 14 mai 2013 www.sothebys.com
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31 mars 2013

Moonstone and diamond brooch, Cartier, Circa 1905

Moonstone and diamond brooch, Cartier, Circa 1905 - Sotheby's.   Designed as a bow set with two pear-shaped cabochon moonstones accented with circular-cut and rose diamonds, signed Cartier Paris and numbered, French assay marks. Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP Sotheby's. Jewels. London | 11 Apr 2013 www.sothebys.com
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11 février 2013

Pair of Platinum, Diamond, Mother-of-Pearl and Natural Pearl Pendant-Earclips

Pair of Platinum, Diamond, Mother-of-Pearl and Natural Pearl Pendant-Earclips.  Photo Doyle 2 pearls ap. 9.37 x 7.73 mm. & 9.14 x 8.69 mm., c. 1920 & 1905, tops originally studs. Pearls: one silvery and one slightly taupe, on reverse some peeling and hairline cracks, low luster, each tipped by a rose-cut diamond. Mother-of-Pearl: one disc with hairline crack, slightly visible to eye. Elements put together. Screw-backs. Length 1 3/8". Sold for $8,125 With GIA report no. 1142645315,... [Lire la suite]
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29 janvier 2013

Belle Epoque Platinum, Gold, Pinkish Orange Tourmaline, Diamond and Pearl Pendant with Chain. 1905

Belle Epoque Platinum, Gold, Pinkish Orange Tourmaline, Diamond and Pearl Pendant with Chain. 1905
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27 décembre 2012

Emerald and diamond necklace-brooch, Circa 1905

Emerald and diamond necklace-brooch, Circa 1905 - Photo Sotheby's The central jewel of folded lace ribbon design, set with calibré-cut emeralds, millegrain set with circular-cut and rose diamonds, suspended from knife edge linking, highlighted at intervals by diamonds, length approximately 450mm,accompanied by original screw driver and alternative brooch fitting, fitted case, Koch. Estimation: 5,000 - 7,000 GBP - Lot. Vendu 16,250 GBP Sotheby's. The Jewellery Collection of the Late Michael Wellby:... [Lire la suite]
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