18 septembre 2017

The Stadel Museum in Frankfurt presents two outstanding artists - Henri Matisse and Pierre Bonnard

Pierre Bonnard, Reclining nude against a white and blue plaid, ca. 1909, Städel Museum, Frankfurt, © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2017, Property of the Städelscher Museums-Verein e.V. From 13 September, the Frankfurt museum will be presenting two outstanding artists – Henri Matisse (1869–1954) and Pierre Bonnard (1867–1947) – in an exhibition that is the first in Germany to bring these key modern masters together. At the heart of the comprehensive presentation is the friendship between the two French artists which lasted for over forty... [Lire la suite]

28 septembre 2012

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Truman Capote, Writer, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 1947

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Truman Capote, Writer, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 1947. Photo Philips de Pury & Company Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 1/2 x 14 1/8 in. (24.1 x 35.9 cm) Signed in ink and copyright credit blindstamp in the margin. ESTIMATE $7,000 - 9,000 LITERATURE Bulfinch Press, Tête à Tête: Portraits by Henri Cartier-Bresson, pl. 24 Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century, p. 228Montier, Henri Cartier-Bresson and the Artless Art, pl. 180Philips de Pury & Company. Photographs. 2 Occtober... [Lire la suite]
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09 mai 2012

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Francis Bacon, London, 1971

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Francis Bacon, London, 1971. photo Philips de Pury & Co Gelatin silver print, printed later. 24 × 35.5 cm (9 1/2 × 13 7/8 in). Signed in ink and copyright credit blindstamp in the margin. Lot 121. Estimate £5,000-7,000  PROVENANCE Acquired directly from the artist LITERATURE P. Galassi et al., Henri Cartier-Bresson: The man, the Image and the World, London: Thames & Hudson, 2003, p. 183, pl. 239   Philips de Pury & Co.... [Lire la suite]
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27 septembre 2010

Henri Cartier-Bresson, photos de Pampelune

Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004), Le matador L.M. Dominguin et sa femme au palco de Pampelune, 1954. photo courtesy Damien Leclere Tirage d'époque sur papier argentique. Tampon au dos. 17,5 x 25 cm. Estimation : 1 000 / 1 200 € Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004), La vuelta. photo courtesy Damien Leclere Tirage d'époque sur papier argentique. Tampon au dos. 25 x 17,5 cm. Estimation : 800 / 900 € Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004), encierro de Pampelune, c.1960. photo courtesy Damien Leclere Tirage d'époque sur... [Lire la suite]
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17 avril 2010

Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004) Singapour, 1949.

Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004) Singapour, 1949. photo Tajan Epreuve argentique originale, tampon du photographe au dos, 252 x 170 mm - Un prêtre taoïste interprète de la musique funèbre dans la Chambre de la mort. Il est important qu'il y ait un hommage approprié à la mort. Les gens qui la sentent venir viennent ici pour l'attendre. Les cérémonies des funérailles prennent place en bas, et en haut dans les dortoirs se trouvent ceux qui attendent. Tajan - 75008 Paris. Vente du Mardi 20 avril 2010. Espace Tajan - 37, rue des... [Lire la suite]
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15 novembre 2009

Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004) Pierre Bonnard dans son atelier, 1944

Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004) Pierre Bonnard dans son atelier, 1944 Épreuve gélatino-argentique des années 1970. Dédicacée et signée à l'encre en bas à droite dans la marge en dessous de l'image. Titre à la mine de plomb au dos. 36,2 x 24 cm. 40,7 x 30,4cm avec marges. Très légères traces de manipulations dans l'image et dans la marge. Estimation : 2 000 / 2 500 € Vente du Vendredi 20 novembre 2009. Photographies. Piasa - Paris. Yves Di Maria, Drouot Richelieu - Salle 6 - 9, rue Drouot - 75009 Paris. Pour tout... [Lire la suite]

14 novembre 2009

Strong Performances for Fine Photographs Sale at Bonhams New York

Edward Weston (American, 1886-1958), "Nude" (Charis, Santa Monica), 1936. Gelatin silver print, mounted on slick white board, signed and dated in pencil on the mount; numbered '227N' by the photographer in pencil on mount verso, framed. 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches. Sold for $109,800 NEW YORK, NY.- Collectors of fine photography were presented with several exceptional collecting opportunities at Bonhams’ highly anticipated Fine Photography sale on November 10th. Many of the 151 lots presented sparked strong bidding which... [Lire la suite]
24 juillet 2009

“Elvis at 21: Photographs by Alfred Wertheimer” @ The Grammy Museum through March 28, 2010

Going Home. Elvis on the Southern Railroad between Chattanooga and Memphis, Tenn. © Alfred Wertheimer. All rights reserved. July 4, 1956 WASHINGTON, DC.- Photojournalist Alfred Wertheimer was hired by RCA Victor in 1956 to shoot promotional images of a recently signed 21-year-old recording artist, Elvis Presley. Wertheimer’s instincts to “tag along” with the artist after the assignment and the resulting images provide us today with a look at Elvis before he exploded onto the scene and became one of the most exciting performers... [Lire la suite]
26 avril 2009

'April in Paris' Photographs Sale @ Artnet

Brassai, A Portfolio of Ten gelatin silver prints mounted on board, and printed in 1973. NEW YORK, NY.- artnet Online Auctions is featuring April in Paris, a special sale of 100 photographs by 50 renowned artists including Brassaï, Robert Doisneau, André Kertész and Willy Ronis through April 30. Modern Masters Leading the sale is a collection of photographs by modern masters including Eugène Atget, Brassaï, André Kertész, Germaine Krull, and Man Ray. Among the highlights is a complete portfolio of 10 classic images of... [Lire la suite]
15 novembre 2008

"Saving Face: Portraits from the Collection of Robert Infarinato"

Robert Capa (1913-1954), Pablo Picasso and Françoise Gilot, 1948, gelatin silver print on paper, H. 16 x W. 20 inches, Collection of Robert M. Infarinato, © Robert Capa/Magnum Photos. DOYLESTOWN, PA.- From the pensive gaze of Georgia O'Keeffe in profile to the carefree grins of Pablo Picasso and Françoise Gilot at the seashore, some of the most iconic portraits of artists and celebrities are part of the expansive collection of Bucks County resident Robert M. Infarinato. Over 50 photographs from this striking assembly are on... [Lire la suite]