19 septembre 2016

Sotheby's to offer Lord & Lady Attenborough's celebrated private collection of Picasso ceramics

 “My family and I have experienced untold joy assembling our ceramic collection over the last 50 years” Lord Attenborough, 2007. Photo: Sotheby's. LONDON.- This November, Sotheby’s will offer at auction the celebrated private collection of Picasso ceramics assembled by Lord and Lady Attenborough. Renowned for its quality and prescience, the collection was built with the joyfilled tradition of an annual pilgrimage to the South of France, where Lord Attenborough, his wife Sheila, and their children enjoyed... [Lire la suite]

10 septembre 2016

Robilant+Voena à la Biennale des Antiquaires 2016

Lucio Fontana (Rosario de Santa Fé 1899 – 1968 Comabbio) - Concetto Spaziale, Attesa - 1960. Water-based paint on canvas ; 81 x 65 cm / 31.8 x 25.5 in. Signed, titled and inscribed on the reverse '1+1 = 666' and 'Oggi piove!' © Robilant+Voena Lucio Fontana (Rosario de Santa Fé 1899 – 1968 Comabbio) - Concetto Spaziale - 1960-1963. Painted terracotta with holes ; Diameter: 49.7cm 19.5 in. Signed upper right © Robilant+Voena Biennale des Antiquaires 2016. Robilant+Voena / STAND S27Bis. 38... [Lire la suite]
17 août 2016

From Manet to Dalí, European and American masters gather at Swann in New York for September 22 sale

Henri Matisse, Nu au coussin bleu, lithograph, 1924. Estimate $40,000 to $60,000. Image courtesy of Swann Auction Galleries. NEW YORK, NY.- Swann Auction Galleries’ September 22 auction of 19th & 20th Century prints and drawings in New York features a host of American and European masters spanning the past 200 years. From Manet and Renoir to Whistler and Toulouse-Lautrec, 19th century artists meet leading lights of the 20th, including Picasso, Matisse, Miró, Chagall, Braque and Dalí. Édouard... [Lire la suite]
18 juillet 2016

Louis Armstrong, Paul Newman & Duke Ellingon, Paris, 1960

Louis Armstrong, Paul Newman & Duke Ellingon, Paris, 1960
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16 juillet 2016

Gertrud & Otto Natzler's ceramics at Phillips, 9 june 2016

Lot 98. Gertrud & Otto Natzler, Cylindrical vase, 1950s. Earthenware, white crater glaze. 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm) high, 5 1/2 in. (14 cm) diameter. Underside signed NATZLER. Estimate $3,000 - 5,000. Sold for $3,750. Photo courtesy Phillips Property from the collection of Betty Lee and Aaron Stern Lot 99. Gertrud & Otto Natzler, Large low bowl, 1960s. Earthenware, copper dust crystalline glaze. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) high; 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm) diameter. Underside... [Lire la suite]
09 juillet 2016

Lucie Rie, Tall white vase, 1960

Lucie Rie, Tall white vase, 1960, stoneware. H. 12.6 in. (32 cm). Diam. 5.91 in. (15 cm). Price: €12.500. Photo courtesy Officine Saffi Provenance: Gallerie Besson. Exhibited: Lucie Rie 90th Birthday Exhibition, March-April 1992 no.44 Anita Besson, A Lifelong Passion, Officine Saffi Gallery, 2012. Officine Saffi. Via A.Saffi, 7, Milan, 20123 IT - +39 (0)02 94 75 54 64  
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12 mai 2016

Sotheby's New York Contemporary Art Evening Auction achieves $242,194,000

Cy Twombly’s Untitled (New York City) was the highlight of the sale, selling for $36,650,000. Photo: Sotheby's NEW YORK, NY.- Grégoire Billault, Head of Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Department in New York: “Tonight we achieved exactly what we set out to do: tailor a sale to the market’s current taste. You only had to count the number of hands in the air for works as diverse as the 2012 Ghenie, Calder from the Barr Collection, and sublime paintings by Sam Francis and Francis Bacon to see that collectors continue to show... [Lire la suite]
05 mai 2016

Lucio Fontana at ROBILANT+VOENA, New York

Lucio Fontana (argentin/italien, 1899 - 1968), Concetto Spaziale, 1967. Water-based paint on canvas, 33 x 24 cm. (13 x 9.4 in.). Price on request. Photo courtesy ROBILANT+VOENA NEW YORK - ROBILANT+VOENA present a solo exhibition of works by the celebrated Italian artist Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), on view at 24th East 80th Street New York, NY 10075 from 6 to 27 May 2016. The exhibition will focus on Fontana’s later career, and will present a curated selection of works from the late 1950s through to... [Lire la suite]
07 avril 2016

"Jean Genet, l’échappée belle" au Mucem du 16 avril au 18 juillet 2016

  Alberto Giacometti, Portrait de Jean Genet, 1954-1955. Paris, Centre Pompidou MNAM-CCI © Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Adam Rzepka © Succession Alberto Giacometti (Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti, Paris / ADAGP, Paris) 2015 MARSEILLE - Il y a trente ans disparaissait Jean Genet, le plus flamboyant et le plus rebelle des écrivains du XXe siècle. À ce poète de la liberté et de l’ailleurs, qui commença son œuvre en prison et l’acheva sur les rives du Jourdain, le Mucem rend hommage par une... [Lire la suite]
23 mars 2016

Balenciaga couture embroidered gazar evening gown and jacket, Spring-Summer, 1960

A Balenciaga couture embroidered gazar evening gown and jacket, Spring-Summer, 1960, Paris labelled and numbered 81011, embroidered by Lesage in Manilla-shawl style with brightly coloured scrolling silk flowerheads, the sleeveless dress with simple scooped neck, cut lower at the back, bust 102-107cm, 40-42in, (2) - Sold £2600. Kerry Taylor Auctions