22 novembre 2019

An art deco rock crystal, gold, agate, enamel and diamond-set 'Mystery Clock', by Cartier, 1919, Pendule Mysterieuse 'Model A'

Lot 137. An art deco rock crystal, gold, agate, enamel and diamond-set 'Mystery Clock', by Cartier, 1919, Pendule Mysterieuse 'Model A' No 151. Estimate £ 150,000 - 250,000  (€ 180,000 - 290,000). Courtesy Bonham's. The rectangular rock crystal case and rounded stepped pediment with bombé sides and bezelled edges, the double-sided white enamel frame applied with gold laurel leaf decoration, the annular chapter ring with Roman numerals interspersed with fleurette motifs, to an inner rose-cut diamond... [Lire la suite]

24 février 2017

Egenolf Gallery Japanese Prints at Asian Week New York, 9-18 march 2017

Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858), Fukagawa Sakaki and Jûmantsubo, 1857. Japanese Color Woodblock Print. 14.5 x 9.5 inches. © Egenolf Gallery Japanese Prints Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Spring in Mount Atago, 1921 © Egenolf Gallery Japanese Prints Kawase Hasui (1883-1957). Komagata Embankment, 1919. Japanese Color Woodblock Print. 10.5 x 15.5 inches. © Egenolf Gallery Japanese Prints Egenolf Gallery Japanese Prints (Burbank, CA), Masters of the... [Lire la suite]
12 juin 2016

"Picasso: The Great War, Experimentation and Change" opens at the Columbus Museum of Art

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881–1973), Harlequin Musician, 1924, oil on canvas, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Given in loving memory of her husband, Taft Schreiber by Rita Schreiber. © 2015 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. COLUMBUS, OH.- The Columbus Museum of Art, in partnership with the Barnes Foundation, presents Picasso: The Great War, Experimentation and Change June 10 – September 11. Curated by Simonetta Fraquelli, an independent curator and specialist in early... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2016

Christie's New York announces Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on May 12

Claude Monet (1840-1926), Le bassin aux nymphéas, detail, signed and dated 'Claude Monet 1919' (lower right), oil on canvas, 39 3/8 x 40 7/8 in. (99.6 x 103.7 cm.). Painted in 1919. Estimate $25,000,000 – $35,000,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on May 12 will feature an exceptional selection of 52 works by the most revered artists of the early 20th century. Led by outstanding paintings by Monet, Picasso, and... [Lire la suite]
22 janvier 2016

Picasso, Matisse & Monet to lead Sotheby's London Impressionist, Modern & Surrealist Art Evening Sales

Photo Sotheby's. LONDON.- Sotheby’s London Impressionist, Modern & Surrealist Art Evening Sales on 3rd February are characterised by their breadth of range within these collecting categories, combined with an outstanding level of quality across the board. Encompassing works by the most sought-after artists including Claude Monet, Henri Matisse, Edgar Degas, Pablo Picasso, Auguste Rodin, Paul Delvaux and René Magritte, to name but a few, the 54 lots in the evening sales are estimated to fetch a combined total of... [Lire la suite]
05 septembre 2015

Sotheby's to offer the collection of transformative owner of Sotheby's: A. Alfred Taubman

Alfred Taubman relaxing at his home in Palm Beach, Florida. Image: Courtesy of Sotheby's. LONDON.- Sotheby’s announces that the collection of legendary collector, philanthropist and businessman A. Alfred Taubman will be sold in a series of dedicated auctions beginning this autumn in New York*. The remarkable collection, which comprises more than 500 works stretching from antiquity to contemporary art, is valued in excess of $500 million, making it the most valuable private collection ever offered at auction.  ... [Lire la suite]

27 juin 2015

'Monet and American Impressionism' opens at the Hunter Museum of American Art

Claude Monet, Champ d'avoine (Oat Field), 1890. Oil On Canvas, 26 x 36 7/16 in., 66 x 92.6 cm. Harn Museum of Art. Gift of Michael A. Singer, 1999.6.  CHATTANOOGA, TN.- Opening to the public on June 27 – September 20, 2015 at the Hunter Museum of American Art, Monet and American Impressionism will feature several Monet paintings and highlight twenty-five American artists who launched a new way of painting in response to the influence of French Impressionism. The exhibition, a collaboration between the Harn... [Lire la suite]
09 mars 2015

Rosenberg & Co. opens with inaugural exhibition of Impressionist and Modern works

Georges Braque, Lemons and Cup, 1925. Courtesy Rosenberg & Co.  NEW YORK, NY.- Rosenberg & Co. announces the gallery’s public opening on March 7, 2015. Established on the upper east side of Manhattan by Marianne Rosenberg, the gallery continues the Rosenberg family’s distinguished tradition of exhibiting an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and contemporary artists.  Marianne Rosenberg’s great-grandfather Alexandre Rosenberg (d. 1913), grandfather Paul Rosenberg (d. 1959),... [Lire la suite]
15 mars 2014

Kashioka Tamazan (fl. Meiji-Taisho Periods), Boat Pullers, Taishō period (1912-1926), dated 7th lunar month, 1919

Kashioka Tamazan (fl. Meiji-Taisho Periods), Boat Pullers, Taishō period (1912-1926), dated 7th lunar month, 1919. Photo courtesy Helena Markus Antique Japanese Screens. Two-panel furosaki screen. Seal Tamazan no in Kashioka. Signature Shoin Shujin (head of the Shoin studio).Ink and colours on buff paper. H 75 x W 170 cm The two-panel furosaki screen depicts funahiki, men pulling boats upstream. The first furosaki screens were produced during the Edo period to fulfil society’s new requirements and increased demands. The furosaki... [Lire la suite]
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10 août 2013

Chaumet

The Bourbon-Parme tiara made by Joseph Chaumet in 1919 for the wedding of Edwige de La Rochefoucauld to Prince Sixtus of Bourbon Parma. Platinum and diamonds. © Chaumet Collection, Paris. Tiara made by Chaumet in 1908 for the Marquise de Talhouët. Gold, silver and diamonds. © Chaumet Collection, Paris. Joséphine tiara in platinum, paved with brilliant- and baguette-cut diamonds, set with a pear-cut fancy yellow diamond. Joséphine tiara in platinum, paved with brilliant- and baguette-cut diamonds, set with a brilliant-cut... [Lire la suite]