29 décembre 2018

The 64th edition of BRAFA joined by 133 Belgian and international galleries

BRUSSELS.- In January, the combined art world turn their focus and attention towards Brussels and the annual edition of BRAFA, whose sixty-fourth edition will be held between Saturday, 26 January and Sunday, 3 February 2019 at the Tour & Taxis exhibition site. The 133 participating galleries and art dealers from sixteen countries have selected their most important, rarest and valuable works from their respective art specialities in order to meet the great variety of expectations from a large audience with high levels... [Lire la suite]

23 avril 2017

George Nakashima: Rare & Unique Works at Moderne Gallery

George Nakashima, Very rare sled-based coffee table with spectacular and uncommon English oak burl top and base, 1982. 62" wide x 21" deep x 14" high © Moderne Gallery PHILADELPHIA - Moderne Gallery has been at the forefront of the market for George Nakashima’s works for the past 32 years. A new exhibition and sale -- George Nakashima: Rare & Unique Works -- will be on display from May 12 through August 12, 2017 at Moderne Gallery, 111. N. 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA... [Lire la suite]
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31 mars 2015

Le monastère d'Erwin Wurm

Authentique et rigoureuse, la façade du château de Limberg. Ici, jusqu’à la taille de haies, la courbe n’a pas droit de cité. © Reto Guntli Dans le salon, une extrême sobriété pour accueillir quelques pièces triées sur le volet. À gauche, le bureau et la chaise sont signés Erwin Wurm. Derrière, la chaise longue de George Nakashima date de 1951. À droite, au premier plan, une petite table en noyer de Carl Auböck, une chaise de Jean Prouvé, la Zig Zag de Gerrit Rietveld et, confrontant... [Lire la suite]
26 février 2013

George Nakashima (1905 - 1990), Bureau à trois tiroirs. Vers 1968

George Nakashima (1905 - 1990), Bureau à trois tiroirs (Vue arrière). Vers 1968. Photo Cornette de Saint Cyr Bruxelles George Nakashima (1905 - 1990), Bureau à trois tiroirs (Vue avant). Vers 1968. Photo Cornette de Saint Cyr Bruxelles En noyer et tissu Pandanus. H. 76 cm L. 253 cm P. 74 cm - Estimation : 28 000 / 40 000 €Provenance : galerie Éric Philippe,Paris, Collection privée belge Cornette de Saint Cyr Bruxelles. Lundi 4 mars 2013. Chaussée de Charleroi, 89 - 1060 Bruxelles.... [Lire la suite]
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12 décembre 2010

Carlo Bugatti, George Nakashima, Line Vautrin, Piero Fornasetti, Paul Hankar & Henry Van de Velde @ Philips de Pury & Co

Carlo Bugatti, Very rare “Dragonfly” footed bowl, ca. 1907. photo Philips de Pury & Co Silver. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm.) high, 11 in. (27.9 cm.) diameter   Executed by Adrien Auguste Hébrard, Paris. Underside impressed with mark “AH” (the A obscured) separated by an amphora within a lozenge-shaped punch as well as two other indecipherable hallmarks. ESTIMATE: $100,000-150,000 PROVENANCE: Sotheby’s, Art Nouveau - Art Déco - Design, Paris, May 24, 2007, lot 40 LITERATURE: J. Alastair Duncan, “The Silver of... [Lire la suite]
29 janvier 2009

Christie's Presents Enticing Art Deco and French Midcentury Design at Auction this March

Photo: Christie's Images Ltd. 2009 Paul Dupré-Lafon. A Pair of Hermès Leather, Parchment and Wood Table Lamps, 1940s. Each 10 in. (25.5 cm.) high. Estimate: 15,000-20,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd. 2009 NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s New York will hold its mid-season sale of 20th Century Decorative Art and Design on March 26, 2009. The 105 lot sale offers a wide range of high quality and affordable objects and furniture by well-known makers from the 20th century, featuring works by Tiffany Studios, Koloman Moser, Franco... [Lire la suite]