16 juin 2009

Passion for Fashion: Six Mariano Fortuny @ Kerry Taylor Auctions

A Mariano Fortuny stencilled white gauze tabard, early 20th century printed with Near Eastern motifs of black scrolls and edging lines, side slits, chest approx 101cm, 40in. Estimate £600 - £800 Note : cf. Mariano Fortuny His Life & Work, Guillermo de Osma, p.214 for a photograph of an identical tunic in the Museo Fortuny, photograph archive Venice A Mariano Fortuny raspberry-pink silk Delphos gown, circa 1935, the stencilled tie belt marked to the reverse `Fortuny', the shoulders threaded... [Lire la suite]

06 mai 2009

A group of Fortuny fabric fragments

A group of Fortuny fabric fragments Comprising approximately thirty pieces in three prints.  dimensions of largest 7ft x 4ft 6in (2.13 x 1.37m). Sold for $1,464 Bonhams. The Ed Hardy San Francisco Collection, 5 May 2009. Ed Hardy San Francisco, 188 Henry Adams Street, San Francisco, CA www.bonhams.com
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06 mai 2009

A pair of Fortuny fabric drapery panels

A pair of Fortuny fabric drapery panels height 7ft 11in (2.41m); width 34in (86.5cm). Sold for $2,745 Bonhams. The Ed Hardy San Francisco Collection, 5 May 2009. Ed Hardy San Francisco, 188 Henry Adams Street, San Francisco, CA www.bonhams.com
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06 mai 2009

Two Fortuny fabric tablecloths

Two Fortuny fabric tablecloths dimensions of rectangular cloth approximately 5ft 10in x 5 ft 8in ( 1.78 x 1.73m); diameter of circular approximately 4ft 10in (1.47m). Sold for $580 Bonhams. The Ed Hardy San Francisco Collection, 5 May 2009. Ed Hardy San Francisco, 188 Henry Adams Street, San Francisco, CA www.bonhams.com
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11 avril 2009

Roberto Capucci at Palazzo Fortuny

Roberto Capucci . La donna gioiello[Woman jewel]. Black red and white taffetas, mask in red fibreglass, red white and black headcap, red and white brass enamel strings. Costume by Roberto Capucci for the Venice Carneval Kindly donated by the artist to the Fortuny Museum, February 1984 . Photo: Andrea Melzi and Efrat Kuper Roberto Capucci and Mariano Fortuny: artistic forms and ideas.Mariano – painter, set designer, inventor of lights and costumes, alchemist of fabric prints; Roberto – artist-architect, creator of complex forms... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2008

MARIANO FORTUNY. An ivory velvet tunic

MARIANO FORTUNY. An ivory velvet tunic silk velvet stencilled with a scrolling ribbon-and-vine motif in silver and gilt. Approximately UK 10. Unlabelled  Estimate: £500 - £1,000 ($903 - $1,806) Christie's. Interiors - 20th Century Edition. 16 September 2008. London, South Kensington  www.christies.com