12 mars 2022

Dressed. 7 women - 200 years of fashion

Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, Photo: Anne Schönharting  HAMBURG.- Our wardrobe is among our most personal possessions. Nothing is closer to our bodies. Alongside its purely practical function, clothing is also a nuanced means of communication and self-expression. The exhibition DRESSED. 7 WOMEN – 200 YEARS OF FASHION presents seven fashion-conscious women and their wardrobes, ranging from the nineteenth century to the present day. The spotlight is on the personalities and biographies of the wearers, who reveal... [Lire la suite]

21 décembre 2021

Beauty and Style. The History of Fashion Photography from the Collection of the Still Art Foundation

 Erik Madigan Heck, Junya Watanabe (Honeycomb), Old Future, 2015 © Erik Madigan Heck | Courtesy of Christophe Guye. During the Hermitage Days, held each year in honour of Saint Catherine, the patron saint of the museum, on 12 December 2021, the exhibition “Beauty and Style. The History of Fashion Photography from the Collection of the Still Art Foundation” will begin its run in the General Staff building. The exhibition has been organized by the State Hermitage in conjunction with the Still Art Foundation. The... [Lire la suite]
24 juillet 2019

Costume Institute's fall 2019 exhibition celebrates Sandy Schreier Collection gift

Evening Dress, Cristóbal Balenciaga (Spanish, 1895–1972) for House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937), summer 1961; Promised gift of Sandy Schreier. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope / Courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. NEW YORK, NY.- The Costume Institute's fall 2019 exhibition, In Pursuit of Fashion: The Sandy Schreier Collection, will feature promised gifts from Sandy Schreier, a pioneering collector who over the course of more than half a century assembled one of the finest private fashion collections in the... [Lire la suite]
05 septembre 2016

House of Chanel by Karl Lagerfeld, Dress, autumn-winter 2015–16, Haute Couture

House of Chanel (French, founded 1913). Karl Lagerfeld (French, born Hamburg, 1938). Dress, autumn-winter 2015–16, Haute Couture. Hand–sewn black silk tulle, hand–embroidered by Lemarié with black crystals and black silk passementerie hand–woven with hand–glued and –stitched black ostrich feathers. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. House of Chanel (French, founded 1913). Karl Lagerfeld (French, born Hamburg, 1938). Dress (detail), autumn/winter 2015–16, Haute Couture. Hand–sewn black silk tulle, hand–embroidered by Lemarié with black... [Lire la suite]
31 août 2016

House of Chanel, Karl Lagerfeld, Dress, spring-summer 2014, Haute Couture

House of Chanel (French, founded 1913). Karl Lagerfeld (French, born Hamburg, 1938). Dress, spring-summer 2014, Haute Couture. Machine–sewn black silk satin and tulle, hand–embroidered with black and transparent opalescent plastic sequins, opalescent cellophane fringe, and black duck, cock, and ostrich feathers; hand–finished. Photo © Nicholas Alan Cope. House of Chanel (French, founded 1913). Karl Lagerfeld (French, born Hamburg, 1938). Dress (detail), spring/summer 2014, Haute Couture. Machine–sewn black silk satin and... [Lire la suite]
22 février 2014

Hamburger Kunsthalle opens exhibition on beauty, eroticism and the adoration of models

Anselm Feuerbach, Studienkopf zur Stuttgarter Iphigenie, 1870, (Ausschnitt), Museum Oskar Reinhart Winterthur, Photo: SIK-ISEA (P. Hitz) | Karl Lagerfeld, Moderne Mythologie, 2013, (Ausschnitt), © 2013 Karl Lagerfeld. HAMBURG.- With the exhibition Feuerbach’s Muses – Lagerfeld’s Models the Hamburger Kunsthalle is presenting an unusual double exhibition on beauty, eroticism and the adoration of muses and models that brings together paintings by Anselm Feuerbach and hitherto unseen photographs by Karl Lagerfeld. In a similar way... [Lire la suite]
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22 mai 2012

Karl Lagerfeld, Autoportrait à La Vigie, Monte-Carlo, années 1990

Karl Lagerfeld, Autoportrait à La Vigie, Monte-Carlo, années 1990. Photo Piasa Tirage argentique d'époque sur papier mat. Monogramme du photographe en timbre sec en bas à gauche dans la marge. Référence à la mine de plomb au dos. 50,5 x 40 cm avec marges. Lot 237. Estimation : 500 / 600 € Piasa.  Vendredi 25 mai 2012. Drouot Richelieu - Salle 1. Tel.  +33 (0)1 53 34 10 10
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01 novembre 2011

École française vers 1640, entourage de Simon Vouet . « Allégorie de la Paix et de l'Abondance »

École française vers 1640, entourage de Simon Vouet . « Allégorie de la Paix et de l'Abondance ».  Photo Audap & Mirabaud - Paris Toile. 155 x 123 cm (Restaurations anciennes).- Estimation : 40 000 / 60 000 €Provenance : - Galerie Cailleux, Paris, acquis par Karl Lagerfeld,- Sa vente, Sotheby's, New York le 23 mai 2000, n° 36 (attribué à Aubin Vouet), 35.000 $, acquis par l'actuel propriétaire.De 1630 à 1649, Simon Vouet a fortement marqué la production parisienne à travers un atelier important et la diffusion de ses... [Lire la suite]
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16 octobre 2011

"Couture" with Candice Swanepoel by Karl Lagerfeld for Harper's Bazaar US, October '11

Model: Candice Swanepoel  -  Photographer: Karl Lagerfeld -  Stylist: Andrew Richardson -  Hair by Sam McKnight  -  Makeup by Val Garland
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28 août 2011

Hogan by Karl Lagerfeld, Fall 2011/Winter 2012

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