11 septembre 2021

TEFAF Online 2021 Unveils Masterworks Across all Collecting Categories and a Robust Lineup of Programming

  The European Fine Art Foundation (TEFAF) announces extraordinary masterpieces and robust programming highlighting the second edition of TEFAF Online, live to visitors worldwide September 9—13, 2021, with an invite-only Early Access Day on September 8, 2021. The unparalleled variety and quality of the nearly 700 works hailing from more than 260 exhibitors from across the globe is highlighted by sixteen exemplary works offered by the world’s most distinguished dealers representing the breadth and splendor of art,... [Lire la suite]

22 mai 2020

Art to wear: Christie's to offer jewellery by artists selected by Didier Ltd

Harry Bertoia (1915-1978), A unique and substantial gong pendant, 1960s. Estimate on request. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. LONDON.- Christie’s presents an online selling exhibition of jewellery, miniature artistic expressions by leading 20th century artists. Art to Wear is a partnership with Didier Ltd, a London-based gallery that specialises in twentieth-century artist-designed jewellery. Producing pieces to adorn the body of the wearer, artists including Salvador Dalí, Claude Lalanne, Georges... [Lire la suite]
25 octobre 2019

Lalanne-mania in Paris: Sotheby's Lalanne Auction breaks records

Lot 13. François-Xavier Lalanne (1927 - 2008), Rhinocrétaire (“Rhinodesk”), 1991. Patinated welded copper and metal, the fall-front opening to reveal a writing surface. Monogrammed FXL, stamped LALANNE, dated 91 and numbered 1/1 on one thigh, 126 x 255 x 72 cm ; 49 ⅝ x 100 ⅜ x 28 ⅜ in. Estimate: €700,000 - 1,000,000. Lot sold: €5,404,400. Courtesy Sotheby’s. PARIS.- The two-day auction of the personal collection of the late artist duo Claude and François-Xavier Lalanne drew to a close at Sotheby’s Paris... [Lire la suite]
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24 janvier 2019

Over thirty sculptures by Claude and Francois-Xavier Lalanne on view at Kasmin

  Claude Lalanne, Structure Vegetale avec Singes, 2012, bronze, 34 x 66 x 66 inches, 86.4 x 167.6 x 167.6 cm, Edition of 1 (#1/1). Les Lalanne © 2019 Artist Rights Society (ARS), New York, NY/ADAGP, Paris, France. NEW YORK, NY.- Kasmin presents a new exhibition of work by French sculptors Les Lalanne, on view from January 24– March 9, 2019. Designed in a unique collaboration with world-renowned landscape architect Louis Benech, the presentation will kick off the year’s programming at... [Lire la suite]
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26 mai 2018

Record Royère leads Sotheby's $25.1 million Design Sales in New York

Lot 444. Jean Royère, "Étoile" Sideboard From The Dumont Residence, France, 1958. Straw marquetry, oak interior, 35 5/8 x 82 3/4 x 18 in. (90.5 x 210.2 x 45.7 cm). Estimate $200,000–300,000. Sold for $1,755,000. Courtesy Sotheby’s. NEW YORK, NY.- Sotheby’s spring auctions of 20th Century Design concluded yesterday in New York with an impressive total of $25.1 million – surpassing the series’ high estimate of $21.6 million. Nearly 400 lots were offered over the course of two days, with an outstanding 87.2% of lots sold... [Lire la suite]
17 février 2017

Exhibition of works by Claude & François-Xavier Lalanne opens at Robilant+Voena

Claude Lalanne, Choupatte, 2014. Bronze with green patina, 55 x 66 cm. ST. MORITZ.- Robilant+Voena present Claude & François-Xavier Lalanne, an exhibition of works by the French artist duo on view at their St Moritz gallery from 17 February to 27 March 2017. François-Xavier (1927 - 2008) is renowned for his large-scale sculpture animals that often contain secret compartments or double as functional furniture, such as his 1964 Rhinocrataire – a life-size rhino with a desk concealed in its stomach. Claude... [Lire la suite]

23 novembre 2016

Major exhibition devoted to the work of Claude and the late François-Xavier Lalanne opens

François-Xavier Lalanne (1927 - 2008), Babouin, 1984. Cast iron, 139 x 80 x 70 cm; (54 3/4 x 31 1/2 x 27 1/2 in.). Edition of 8 + 4 AP. Courtesy of Ben Brown Fine Arts. LONDON.- This autumn Ben Brown Fine Arts presents Claude & François-Xavier Lalanne, a major exhibition devoted to the wonderful and whimsical work of French artists Claude and the late François-Xavier Lalanne. Choreographed by interior designer Manfredi della Gherardesca, the exhibition brings together almost 30 works by both artists,... [Lire la suite]
28 octobre 2016

Claude Lalanne's inaugural jewelry exhibition in the United States opens at Paul Kasmin Gallery

Claude Lalanne, Collier Groseilles, 2016, 18 carat gold, 8 1/4 x 5 3/4 x 7/8 inches © Copyright the artist, Courtesy of Paul Kasmin Gallery NEW YORK, NY.- Paul Kasmin Gallery presents Claude Lalanne: Bijoux, the artist’s inaugural jewelry exhibition in the United States, on view from October 28- December 23, 2016 at 297 Tenth Avenue. The exhibition will be her largest to date, including unique works and editions, spanning 40 years of the artist’s oeuvre. Made in her atelier in France, Lalanne’s jewelry is... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2010

Estimations hautes largement dépassées chez Sotheby's

Les deux vacations consacrées aux Arts Décoratifs du XXe siècle et Design chez Sotheby’s à Paris ont totalisé 2.9M€, nettement au-dessus de l’estimation haute d’ensemble (2.3M€). La vente commençait par les Arts Décoratifs du XXe siècle provenant de divers amateurs totalisant 2.4M€ contre une estimation de 1.3 à 1.9M€. L’enchère la plus élevée de cette première vacation a battu le précédent record mondial pour Paul Iribe pour le fauteuil Nautile, 1913. Estimée 80.000 à 120.000 €, cette pièce rare en noyer sculpté, le dossier de... [Lire la suite]
15 mars 2010

Claude Lalanne, François-Xavier Lalanne @ musée des Arts Décoratifs

François-Xavier Lalanne, Rhinocéros II, 1966. Laiton et corne de rhi­no­cé­ros. Collection Musée des arts décoratifs acquis grâce au mécenat de Gregory et Regina Annenberg Weingarten et de la Fondation Annenberg. Courtesy Les Arts décoratifs © ADAGP, 2010 Les Arts Décoratifs proposent à partir du 18 mars 2010 une grande exposition consacrée à Claude et François-Xavier Lalanne. Il s'agit de la première rétrospective dans un musée parisien, depuis leur participation à l'exposition de 1977 « Artiste/artisan » organisée au Musée... [Lire la suite]