19 juin 2016

Bettina is wearing an ensemble by Jeanne Lanvin, Paris, 1951

Bettina is wearing an ensemble by Jeanne Lanvin, Paris, 1951. Photo by Gordon Parks

19 juin 2016

Suzy Parker wearing Christian Dior gown, 1951

Suzy Parker wearing Christian Dior gown, 1951
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18 juin 2016

Bettina Graziani by Gordon Parks, 1951

Bettina Graziani by Gordon Parks, 1951
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18 juin 2016

Exhibition focuses on sculpture from the Second World War to the present

Exhibition "Sculpture on the Move 1946-2016", Kunstmuseum Basel | New building, ground floor, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, "Untitled" (USA Today), 1990, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Gift of Dannheisser Foundation, Jeff Koons, Rabbit, 1986, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, part donation from Stefan T . Edlis and H. Gael Neeson, 2000.21;Charles Ray, Male Mannequin, 1990, The Broad Art Foundation, Robert Gober, Playpen, 1986 Daros Collection, Switzerland, Katharina Fritsch, commodity rack with brains, 1989/1997, Emanuel... [Lire la suite]
08 juin 2016

Rare Henry Moore Masterpiece Reclining Figure: Festival to Lead Sculpture Section of Christie's 250th Anniversary Sale

PROPERTY FROM AN AMERICAN COLLECTION. Henry Moore, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986), Reclining Figure: Festival, bronze with a brown patina, 90 in. (230 cm.) long. Conceived in 1951 and cast in an edition of five plus one artist’s proof. Estimate: £15 -20 million  ($22,000,000-29,000,000/ €20,000,000-26,000,000) © Susan Young London - Henry Moore’s ground-breaking 1951 modernist sculpture Reclining Figure: Festival, commissioned for the Festival of Britain in 1951, will lead the sculpture section of... [Lire la suite]
19 janvier 2016

Lillian Marcuson in a hat by Lily Dache, 1951

Lillian Marcuson in a hat by Lily Dache, 1951, photo by Milton Greene

13 novembre 2015

'Chevalière' ring, René Boivin, 1951

'Chevalière' ring, René Boivin, 1951. Estimate 3,500 — 4,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's Designed as a polished wooden shank decorated to the front with a panther motif, size K1/2, signed René Boivin.  Bibliography: Cf: Françoise Cailles, René Boivin Joaillier, Les Éditions de l'Amateur, Paris, 1994, page 135 for an illustration of this ring and stating that the model is from 1933. Accompanied by a certificate from Françoise Cailles. Sotheby's. Fine Jewels, London, 1 dec. 2015,... [Lire la suite]
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25 octobre 2015

Balenciaga, Vogue, 1951

Balenciaga, Vogue, 1951
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22 octobre 2015

Della Oake in an evening gown by Lanvin, 1951

Della Oake in an evening gown by Lanvin, 1951. Photo by Cecil Beaton.
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19 octobre 2015

Jeanne Lanvin

Lee Miller, Jeanne Lanvin in Vogue, June 1, 1928. Photo Edward Steichen Joan Clement in Lanvin's crystal embellished robe de style, Vogue, November 1, 1926. Photo Edward Steichen Mme-Hilling, wears Lanvin's Russian diadem, Vogue, October 1, 1933. Photo George Hoyningen-Huene  Helen Lyons in Jeanne Lanvin Vogue, May 1, 1924. Photo Edward Steichen  Lanvin's romanticism, here Expressed with a butterfly bow at the back of a stunning evening dress, coexisted with Art Deco's streamlined aesthetic Vogue, May 1, 1927.... [Lire la suite]