27 octobre 2016

Staley Wise opens exhibition of photographs by Slim Aarons

Slim Aarons, Jacqueline Kennedy at the April in Paris Ball, 1959. NEW YORK, NY.- Slim Aarons made a career, in his words, “photographing attractive people doing attractive things in attractive places.” His subjects were the beautiful and the celebrated, the rich and the powerful, high society and aristocracy. Slim Aarons captured their image for the picture magazines throughout the second half of the twentieth century. In doing so he defined the image of the Beautiful People, the international Jet Set who strode the... [Lire la suite]

17 novembre 2010

Van Cleef & Arpels Ruby and diamond jewelry @ Sotheby's Geneva

Fine Ruby and diamond brooch 'Cadix', Van Cleef & Arpels, 2000. photo courtesy Sothebys Of flower head inspiration, the petals set en serti mysterieux with calibré-cut rubies, to a brilliant-cut diamonds pistil set en tremblant, signed Van Cleef & Arpels and numbered, French assay and maker's marks. Est. 120,000—180,000 CHF. Lot Sold 422,500 CHF Very Attractive Pair of ruby and diamond ear clips 'Cadix', Van Cleef & Arpels, 2000. photo courtesy Sothebys Each designed as a flower head, the petals set en... [Lire la suite]
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