25 octobre 2015

Liz Taylor in Pierre Balmain Dress, 1961

Liz Taylor in Pierre Balmain Dress, photographed by Richard Avedon for Harper's Bazaar, 1961

04 octobre 2013

Sotheby's exhibits in Doha a selection of outstanding artworks by major international contemporary artists

Andy Warhol, Liz #1 (Early Colored Liz), 1963, est. $20/30m. Photo: Sotheby's.  DOHA.- Sotheby’s announced that from Friday 4th to Monday 7th October 2013 it will stage an important exhibition at Katara Art Center Building 5, Doha, featuring a selection of 15 works of art from the forthcoming Contemporary Art Evening Sale. Overall the exhibition has a combined estimate of $60-90 million. The selection of works on view includes outstanding examples by leading American post-war artists such as Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Cy... [Lire la suite]
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08 juin 2010

Andy Warhol, Myths: The Star, 1981; Reigning Queens (Royal Edition): Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom, 1985 & Liz, 1964

Andy Warhol, Myths: The Star, 1981. photo Phillips de Pury & Company Screenprint in colors with diamond dust, on Lenox Museum Board, the full sheet, S. 38 x 38 in. (96.5 x 96.5 cm)  signed and numbered 47/200 in pencil on the reverse (there were also 30 artist's proofs), published by Ronald Feldman Fine Art, Inc., New York, minor rippling, pressure marks in places along the perimeter of the sheet, occasional minor wear along the sheet edges (with associated minor ink loss), otherwise in very good condition, framed.... [Lire la suite]
16 décembre 2009

Hugh Grant était ivre quand il a acheté un Warhol pour 2 millions de livres

Hugh Grant lors de la 2e série de l'édition 2007 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship à The Old Course de St Andrews, en Écosse © photographe Will Compernolle - Licence Creative Commons 2.0 LONDRES (ROYAUME-UNI) – L’acteur britannique, qui avait acheté un portrait de Liz Taylor par Andy Warhol aux enchères en 2001, et l’avait revendu en 2007 avec une plus-value de 11 millions de livres, a avoué avoir donné l’ordre d’achat alors qu’il était passablement ivre depuis deux jours. Selon le Daily Mail, Hugh Grant est revenu sur un... [Lire la suite]