16 juin 2015

Zero once again propels growth at Germany's biggest auction house

Günther Uecker, Hommage à Paul Scheerbart ("Scheerbartwesen"), Späte 1960. Nails and white paint on burlap, on wood. Signed lower right. Verso signed, titled and dedicated "Uecker für Wolleh". 175 x 176 cm (68.8 x 69.2 in). Estimate: € 300,000 ($ 327,000). Sold: € 1,875,000 ($ 2.043.750).  Photo Ketterer Kunst MUNICH.- Spectacular results, sharp increases and new records – this sums up the summer auction at Ketterer Kunst. 1000 phone bidders from all over the world and a packed... [Lire la suite]

03 juin 2015

" Vogue like a painting " at Madrid, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, 30 June to 12 October 2015

Michael Thompson, Carmen as Zurbarán´s Santa Isabel, 2000. MADRID - Opening on 30 June, the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza is presenting the exhibition on photography Vogue like a painting. It features around seventy images inspired by paintings, selected from the archives of the magazine Vogue and taken by some of the leading names in photography of the past three decades. Tim Walker, The dress lamp tree, 2004. The photographs in the exhibition have been selected on the basis of their essentially pictorial qualities. Some make use... [Lire la suite]
20 mai 2015

Anish Kapoor sculpture 'Blood Mirror' surprises with surface and sound effects

Anish Kapoor, 'Blood Mirror', 2000 (detail). Stainless steel and lacquer, 78 in. diameter. Photo courtesy Heather James Fine Art PALM DESERT, CA.- Heather James Fine Art is offering an important sculpture by Anish Kapoor, one of the world’s most influential contemporary artists. At 78 inches in diameter, the stainless steel and lacquer Blood Mirror consumes its space and everything around it. It captivates and resonates with viewers, who seldom resist engaging with the art.  Anish... [Lire la suite]
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19 mai 2015

The 'King of Tourmalines' opens his cabinet of extraordinary fine minerals to the world

Tourmaline on Tourmaline with Quartz. Porcupine Pocket, 2001. Pederneira Mine, São José da Safira, Doce Valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Estimate: $500,000 - $700,000. Photo courtesy Heritage Auctions. DALLAS, TX.- When The Gerhard Wagner Collection of extraordinary tourmalines crosses the block on June 7, 2015, at Heritage Auctions in Dallas, it will be — for hardcore collectors in the world of Fine Minerals — as if a vast cave of treasures, carefully cultivated and perfectly kept for decades, is opening for... [Lire la suite]
28 mars 2015

Nguyễn Trung (B. 1940), Inside pagoda, 2000

Nguyễn Trung (B. 1940), Inside pagoda. Signed and dated 2000. Mixed media on canvas, 100 by 100 cm.; 39 1/4 by 39 1/4 in. Estimate 40,000— 60,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby’s. Sotheby’s. MODERN & CONTEMPORARY SOUTHEAST ASIAN ART, 05 AVRIL 2015 | 10:00 AM HKT – HONG KONG
27 mars 2015

Nguyễn Văn Trung (B. 1937), Atmosphere #24

Nguyễn Văn Trung (B. 1937), Atmosphere #24. Signed, stamped with a seal of the artist and dated 6/00; signed, titled and dated 6/2000 on the reverse. Lacquer on wood, 50 by 70cm.; 19½ by 27½in. Estimate30,000 — 50,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby’s. Provenance: Private Collection of the ArtistPrivate Collection, FranceSotheby’s Hong Kong, April 8, 2008, Lot 749 Sotheby’s. MODERN & CONTEMPORARY SOUTHEAST ASIAN ART, 05 AVRIL 2015 | 10:00 AM HKT – HONG KONG
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08 août 2014

After a close call: César Rincón in his bullfight suit, Germany, 2000

After a close call: César Rincón in his bullfight suit, Germany 2000. Photo by Peter Müller
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22 décembre 2013

Tokuda Yasokichi III. Plate Kamon (Floral). Japan, 2000

Tokuda Yasokichi III. Plate Kamon (Floral). Japan, 2000. Photo courtesy Onishi Gallery. Porcelain with vivid colored glaze (yôsai). 3.9 x 21.9 inches (10 x 55.5 cm). Onishi Gallery. 'Heritage: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics and Other Interior Objects'. Hollis Taggart Galleries, 958 Madison Avenue, New York 10021. T (212) 695 8035 - M (917) 214 8108 - nana@onishigallery.com - www.onishigallery.com. Asia Week New York. A Celebration of Asian Art. MARCH 14–22, 2014
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24 juin 2013

An Hermès gris tourterelle clemence leather haut à courroies overnight bag, 2000

An Hermès gris tourterelle clemence leather haut à courroies overnight bag, 2000. Photo courtesy Kerry Taylor blind stamp D, with silver palladium hardware, keyfob and padlock, 50cm, 19 1/2in.; slight scuffing on base. Estimated Price: £6,000 - £9,000 Kerry Taylor Auctions. Passion for Fashion. June 25, 2013, 2:00 PM GMT. 249-253 Long Lane London, SE1 4PR United Kingdom. Phone: +44 (0)20 8676 4600 - Fax: +44 (0)20 3137 0112 - Email: info@kerrytaylorauctions.com ... [Lire la suite]
31 mars 2012

Lanvin. Circa 2000. Pendentif

Lanvin. Circa 2000. Pendentif. photo Cornette de Saint Cyr  composé de deux plaques d'altuglass fixées sur du métal vernissé, ornées de strass multicolores, rehaussées au centre d'un motif d'inspiration indien à l'imitation rubis dans un entourage à l'imitation brillant, monté sur un ruban de soie cardinal cousu sur une chaîne. Signé. Estimation : 500 / 550 € Cornette de Saint Cyr - Paris. Mercredi 4 avril 2012. Hôtel Salomon de Rothschild - 11, rue Berryer - 75008 Paris. Tel: +33... [Lire la suite]
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