29 février 2016

Exhibition at Pera Museum includes a broad selection of 70 paintings by Giorgio de Chirico

Giorgio de Chirico, The Disquietening Muses, (c. 1974) (signed “1924”). Oil on canvas, 65 x 50 cm. Fondazione Giorgio e Isa de Chirico Collection.  ISTANBUL.- Pera Museum is presenting an exhibition of Giorgio de Chirico, The Enigma of the World. Realized in collaboration with the Fondazione Giorgio e Isa de Chirico in Rome, the exhibition includes a broad selection of 70 paintings, 2 lithography series, and 10 sculptures of the iconic Italian painter Giorgio de Chirico. The inventor of the Metaphysical Art and... [Lire la suite]

28 janvier 2016

Galerie Dansk Møbelkunst at TEFAF 2016

Hans Wegner (Tønder 1914-2007 Copenhagen), Pair of deck chairs. Oak, halyard, steel and canvas, 73-91 x 187 x 62 cm (adjustable in height). Made by cabinetmaker Johannes Hansen, Denmark, 1958. Galerie Dansk Møbelkunst at TEFAF 2016 © TEFAF Maastricht, 2015 Literature: Christian Holmsted Olesen, Wegner - Just one good chair, Hatje Cantz, 2014, p. 192 Hans Wegner (Tønder 1914-2007 Copenhagen), Architect's desk. Teak, oak and steel, 195 x 89.5 x 72.5 cm. Made by... [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]
08 novembre 2015

Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978), "Clover Leaf" Evening Dress, 1953

Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978), "Clover Leaf" Evening Dress, 1953. White silk satin, white silk faille, black silk-rayon velvet. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of Elizabeth Fairall, 1953 (C.I.53.73)
07 novembre 2015

Fashion's evolution showcased in exhibition at the Cincinnati Art Museum

Charles James, "Four-Leaf Clover" dress, 1953. Duchesse satin, lace, and silk shantung. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection, 2009; Gift of Josephine Abercrombie,1953, 2009.300.784. Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art. CINCINNATI, OH.- High Style: Twentieth Century Masterworks from the Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection opens at the Cincinnati Art Museum on Nov. 7. This landmark exhibition of garments and accessories from the Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan... [Lire la suite]
25 octobre 2015

Anne Gunning in Christian Dior, 1953

Anne Gunning in Christian Dior, 1953
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23 octobre 2015

Mark Shaw, Dior, 1952-1962

Mark Shaw. Modèle dans la maison de Christian Dior, 1953.  Mark Shaw. Christian Dior, Paris, 1956 Mark Shaw. Jacqueline de Ribes dans la maison de Christian Dior, 1959  Mark Shaw. Smoking Christian Dior's Black Dress in Apartments of Suzanne Luling, Paris, 1960.  Mark Shaw. Modèle en Dior dans l' appartement de Suzanne Luling, 1960 Mark Shaw. Modèle en Dior dans l' Appartement de Francine Weisweiller, 1960. Mark Shaw. Dovima en Christian Dior,... [Lire la suite]
22 octobre 2015

Dovima for Modess, 1953

Model Dovima for Modess, 1953. Image © Vogue/Condé Nast
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22 octobre 2015

Christian Dior gown, 1953

Christian Dior gown, 1953. Photo by Cecil Beaton
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16 octobre 2015

Bettina

Bettina, wearing Jacques Fath's "Red Shoes," Vogue, September 1950. Photo Irving Penn Bettina, Dior, 1951. Everett Collection Simone Micheline Bodin (8 May 1925 – 2 March 2015), Bettina wearing a hat by Rose Valois, Janvier 1951. Everett Collection Bettina and her Simca cabriolet, avenue Montaigne, 1953. Photo Jacques Rouchon Bettina and her Simca cabriolet, avenue Montaigne, 1953. Photo Jacques Rouchon Bettina wearing a hat by Legnoux, Janvier 1954. Everett Collection  Bettina arriving at Maxim's restaurant... [Lire la suite]