28 juin 2016

Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, Attese, 1967

Lot 39. Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, Attese; signed, titled and inscribed '‘l. Fontana “Concetto Spaziale” ATTESE, Ho fatto una discussione col pittore Bacci c'erano anche Piero e Nova che...' (on the reverse), waterpaint on canvas, 28¾ x 23¾in. (73.2 x 60.5cm.). Executed in 1967. Estimate £600,000 – £800,000 ($804,600 - $1,072,800). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 Provenance: Galerie Pierre, Stockholm. Galerie Michel Couturier, Paris. Anon. sale, Christie’s London,... [Lire la suite]

18 mai 2016

Largest exhibition ever staged in the north of England of Francis Bacon's work opens at Tate Liverpool

Francis Bacon, Three Studies for Figures at the Base of a Crucifixion, circa 1944. Oil on board; support, each: 940 x 737 mm; frame, each: 1162 x 960 x 80 mm. Presented by Eric Hall 1953 © Tate LIVERPOOL.- Tate Liverpool presents the largest exhibition ever staged in the north of England of one of Britain’s greatest modern painters. Francis Bacon: Invisible Rooms will be the first dedicated exhibition to survey an underexplored yet significant element of Bacon’s work.  Francis Bacon... [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]
13 mars 2016

"Serpentiform". Art, jewelry, design at Museo di Roma, 10/03 - 10/04/2016

"Serpentiform". Art, jewelry, design. Museo di Roma. 10/03 - 10/04/2016 ROMA (AFP) - Bulgari is paying homage to the snake with a glittering new reptilian-themed exhibition in Rome.The luxury jewelry house has teamed up with the Museo di Roma-Palazzo Braschi on the "SerpentiForm" exhibition, which opened on Thursday and will run through April 10. Serpenti bracelet-watch in gold with polychrome enamel and emeralds, 1967. Bulgari Heritage Collection. Featuring ancient jewels on loan from Pompeii and the... [Lire la suite]
11 mars 2016

Robilant + Voena, London-Milan-St. Moritz at TEFAF Maastricht 2016 (1)

Lucio Fontana (Rosario 1899-1968 Varese), Concetto spaziale, Attese. Water-based paint on canvas, 73.5 x 60.5 cm. Signed, titled and inscribed on the reverse 'L. Fontana / “Concetto spaziale”/ ATTESE / Il lago era morbido e / tranquillo', 1968. Robilant + Voena © TEFAF Maastricht, 2016 Provenance: Milan, Nuova Brerarte, No. 93, 12 March 1990, pp. 118, 119, n. 173, ill.; Milan, A. Quarti; Milan, Bolognesi Literature: E. Crispolti, Fontana. Catalogo generale, vol II., Milan, 1986, p.... [Lire la suite]
05 février 2016

Ashmolean Museum displays over one hundred unseen Warhols from the Hall Collection

Andy Warhol, Self-portrait, 1967. Acrylic and silkscreen inks on linen, 8 x 8 in. (20.3 x 20.3 cm). Hall Collection © The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. OXFORD.- For its 2016 spring exhibition, the Ashmolean, in collaboration with the Hall Art Foundation (USA), will present an important private collection of works by Andy Warhol (1928–87). Over 100 paintings, sculptures, screen prints and drawings from the Hall Collection will be exhibited alongside loans of the artist’s films... [Lire la suite]

05 janvier 2016

Oscar de la Renta: The Retrospective to Premiere at de Young

Oscar de la Renta takes a bow at the last fashion show at which he would appear. He died of cancer in late 2014. Photo: Courtesy Of Oscar De La Renta SAN FRANCISCO - The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco present the world premiere retrospective of Oscar de la Renta’s work – the first major survey celebrating the life and career of one of fashion’s most influential designers. The exhibition is organized in close collaboration with the House of Oscar de la Renta and the designer’s family, and is curated by André Leon Talley,... [Lire la suite]
25 septembre 2015

« FROM PARIS TO HONG KONG », Artcurial organise sa première vente à Hong Kong

Yan Pei-Ming (Né en 1960) , Timonier, 2000, huile sur toile. Estimation : 2 000 000 – 3 000 000 HK$ / environ 250 000 – 300 000 €. Paris – Artcurial organisera, pour la première fois de son histoire, une vente à Hong Kong les 5 et 6 octobre prochains, en collaboration avec Spink. Coordonnée par Isabelle Bresset, directrice associée d’Artcurial, cette vacation inédite s’inscrit dans le cadre du développement international de la maison qui s’accélère depuis plusieurs années avec l’ouverture de bureaux en... [Lire la suite]
20 août 2015

Balenciaga; bioux fantaisie

Balenciaga. Collier réalisé par Robert Goossens. Balenciaga, Broche. Métal argenté et cristal de Bohême étamé Balenciaga, “Rays of sunshine” brooch, 1967. covered in silver-plated Bohemian crystals in different cuts, assembled on a conical silver metal structure. It is crowned with oval Bohemian crystals, surrounded by spheric. Made in the workshop of Roger Jean-Pierre, one of the jewellers most closely associated with Balenciaga. Photographed by Hiro for Harper’s Bazaar in September 1967 and worn by the model Marisa... [Lire la suite]
12 août 2015

Cristobal Balenciaga, Evening set, 1967

Cristobal Balenciaga (French, founded 1949), Evening set, 1967. Black wool crepe and white mink. Gift of Mrs. Parker J. Collier. 2007.22.7. The Museum at FIT 2012 © The Museum at FIT. Balenciaga often favored the striking contrast of black and white for his eveningwear designs. The graphic impact of this ensemble is created by white fur trim that delineates curved lines and a sharp point. The “cocoon” jacket envelops the upper body and when it is removed, the halter neckline and low-cut... [Lire la suite]