09 septembre 2015

Zhao Meng (b. 1967), Scholar's Rock, Gongshi, 2009

Zhao Meng (b. 1967), Scholar's Rock, Gongshi, 2009. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. naturalistically modeled after a scholar's rock twisting in various directions with soft edges and openings, the brown earthenware body covered in a milky-white glaze with speckled brown inclusions, inscribed to the base with the artist's signature in English and Chinese. Height 11 in., 27.9 cm Notes: Born in Anhui Province and a graduate in 1992 from the Ceramic Department of the National Academy of Fine... [Lire la suite]
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25 juillet 2015

Exploring Crossroads and Beauty with Wei Dong, a selling exhibition

Artist Wei Dong in his studio. Horseback Rider no. 1 shown in the background. Photo So HONG KONG - S|2 Hong Kong is delighted to present Crossroads: Wei Dong, a selling exhibition charting the artist’s creative journey over the past two decades. In addition to choice selections from his much celebrated, subversive oeuvre, the exhibition showcases new ink and color landscape paintings that mark the beginning of an important new era for the painter. Born in Inner Mongolia in 1968, Wei Dong has lived between Beijing and New... [Lire la suite]
03 juillet 2015

Valérie Belin, "Les images intranquilles" au Centre Pompidou

Valérie Belin, Corbeilles de fruits (Sans titre), 2007. Epreuve chromogène montée sous Diasec © Centre Pompidou, Mnam-Cci /Georges Meguerditchian et Ph. Migeat /Dist. Rmn-Gp, © Adagp, 2015 PARIS - D'où provient ce sentiment d'inquiétante étrangeté que produisent les photographies de Valérie Belin? De la carnation vivante de ses mannequins de vitrine, de la fixité du visage de ces femmes rencontrées dans la rue? De l'aspect organique de ces carcasses de voitures, du caractère sculptural de ces bœufs écorchés? Est-ce un... [Lire la suite]
18 mai 2015

Calligraphic Abstraction exhibition opens at Seattle Art Museum's Asian Art Museum

Son Man-jin, Hwa Kwan Dong Jin, 2003. Engraving and color on tile, 8 x 4 x 16in. (20.3 x 10.2 x 40.6cm), Gift of Kim KyooYun, 2003.114, © Son Man-jin. SEATTLE, WA.- Calligraphic Abstraction is about beauty. It’s a celebration of one of the oldest artistic traditions – and what can be seen just by looking. On view now at SAM’s Asian Art Museum, the exhibition presents 36 outstanding works selected from collections of the Seattle Art Museum and private collectors to showcase this art form that has thrived for thousands of... [Lire la suite]
13 mars 2015

Onishi Gallery, 'Heritage: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics and Metalwork' at Asia Week New York 2015

Osumi Yukie (b. 1945), Silver Vase, "Underwater Dragon", 2009. Hammered silver with nunomezogan (textile imprint inlay) decoration in lead and gold. Height: 10 in. (25 cm). Onishi Gallery at Asia Week New York 2015 Osumi Yukie. Silver Vase, "Sound of Wind". Japan, 2014. Hammered silver withnunomezogan (textile imprint inlay) decoration in lead and gold. 10 7/8 x 12 inches (30.2 x 27.5 cm). Onishi Gallery at Asia Week New York 2015 Sekisui Ito V (b.... [Lire la suite]
21 juin 2014

Diamond solitaire ring leads $4.8 million Fine Jewelry Auction at Bonhams New York

A diamond solitaire ring, Ruser set with a cut cornered rectangular step-cut diamond, weighing 9.08 carats, with tapered baguette-cut diamond shoulders; signed Ruser, estimated remaining diamond weight: 1.50 carats; mounted in platinum; size: 5 1/4. Sold for $461,000. Photo: Courtesy of Bonhams.  New York — Bonhams, the third largest international fine art auction house, is pleased to announce its auction of Fine Jewellery on June 17 achieved more than $4.8 million with 83 percent of its 233 lots sold. The leading lot of the... [Lire la suite]

21 décembre 2013

HERMES Paris made in France par Jean Paul GAULTIER année 2009. Sac Birkin shadow 40cm en veau swift marron

HERMES Paris made in France par Jean Paul GAULTIER année 2009. Sac Birkin shadow 40cm en veau swift marron. Photo Besch Cannes Auction. pattes de serrage sur pressions, double poignée à effets de trompe l'oeil. Bon état, édition limitée. Estimation : 14 000 / 16 000 € Besch Cannes Auction. Mardi 31 décembre 2013. Salons de l'Hôtel Martinez - 73, Boulevard de la Croisette - 06400 Cannes. Contact: Maître Jean-Pierre Besch au (33) 04 93 99 33 49
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05 août 2013


Platinum, Diamond, and Emerald Necklace. composed of Art Deco elements, centering a bezel-set old mine-cut diamond measuring approx. 8.89 x 8.20 x 5.32 mm and weighing approx. 2.50 cts., approx. total diamond wt. 19.00 cts., cultured and mabe pearl highlights, lg. 15 1/2 in., completed by a clasp signed Cartier NY. Cartier powder compact, 1927 yellow and rose gold, diamonds set in platinum, red and black enamel. The cover is set with a mother of pearl, gold, malachite, lapis lazuli marquetry by Vladimir Makowsky. Carved... [Lire la suite]
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06 mai 2013

Rudolf Stingel, Untitled, 2009

Rudolf Stingel, Untitled, 2009. Photo Philips oil on canvas 82 5/8 x 66 7/8 in. (210 x 170 cm.) Signed and dated Stingel 2009 on the reverse. Estimate $500,000 - 700,000 PROVENANCE: Massimo de Carlo, Milan “I wanted to be against a certain way of painting… Artists have always been accused of being decorative. I just went to the extreme.” RUDOLF STINGEL, 2005Rudolf Stingel usually employs a palette of ubiquitous materials–wallpaper, Styrofoam, carpets, and rubber− amongst others− in a nod towards the... [Lire la suite]
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28 janvier 2013

Marc Quinn, "The Evolution of Desire", 2009

Marc Quinn, "The Evolution of Desire", 2009. Bronze, 500 kg
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