02 juillet 2012

Mariano Fortuny, 1920

Mariano Fortuny, 1920 Mariano Fortuny, 1920
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02 juillet 2012

Mariano Fortuny, 1936

Mariano Fortuny, 1936 
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02 juillet 2012

Mariano Fortuny - Coat

Mariano Fortuny - Coat
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04 décembre 2011

Two velvet 'tabard' gowns, Mariano Fortuny, circa 1900-1920

A velvet 'tabard' gown and cover, Mariano Fortuny, circa 1900-1920. Photo Sotheby's the aquamarine robe stencilled in gold, with pleated silk inserts at the sides and the sleeves, embellished with lacing and Murano glass beads; and a stencilled grass green velvet cover; the cover 94 x 50 in. (239 x 127 cm.); the cover labelled Mariano Fortuny, Venise (2). Estimate £3,000 - £5,000. Price Realized £6,875 Provenance: Property of the late Amanda Czaroline Severne of Shakenhurst Notes: Sold with this lot is the original purchase... [Lire la suite]
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31 juillet 2011

Mariano Fortuny Burgundy Stencilled Crepe Coat. Italy

Mariano Fortuny Burgundy Stencilled Crepe Coat. Italy. Photo Vintage Luxury Pattern Creatian Tree. Length 46" - Shoulder 22" - Armhole 20" - Hem 82". No Label. Amber Bead Trim. Price contact dealer Fortuny translated the caftan as a loose fitting outer garment, usually made out of silk velvet crepe or gauze the fitted back and open front allowed for elaborate stenciled decoration and venetian bead trim.This ankle length silk crepe wrap, based on antique ethnic caftan styles, is cut square with openings for the arms. A stenciled... [Lire la suite]
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31 juillet 2011

Mariano Fortuny Banana Stencilled Velvet Coat, Italy.

Mariano Fortuny Banana Stencilled Velvet Coat, Italy. Photo Vintage Luxury Fortuny translated the caftan as a loose fitting outer garment, usually made out of silk velvet crepe or gauze the fitted back and open front allowed for elaborate stenciled decoration and venetian bead trim. Pattern: Bellini. Length 50"; Width 42"; Shoulder 20"; Armhole 12". Price contact dealer The hand stenciling is done with real silver metallic pigments aged to a mellow, burnished color. Fortuny built his stenciled pieces layer upon layer, until he... [Lire la suite]
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21 juillet 2011

Mariano Fortuny Aquamarine Gauze Stencilled Coat

Mariano Fortuny Aquamarine Gauze Stencilled Coat. Photo Vintage Luxury  Silk,glass, metallic pigment. Length: 39". Hem 73". Sleeve Length 29". Price: contact dealer Transparent Fortuny gauze pieces are based on the ancient tunic which was a shirt like garment that became traditional attire in roman times, the copts or christian egyptians continued to wear it, elaborately decorating it in longitudinal patterned bands which ran up the front and back of the garment.Fortunys treatment of this shape included cutting it open in... [Lire la suite]
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21 juillet 2011

Rare Mariano Fortuny Berry Silk Crepe Coat

Rare Mariano Fortuny Berry Silk Crepe Coat. Photo Vintage Luxury Silk Crepe, Venetian Glass beads. Hand signed in side seam. Dimensions:  Length: 38". Width: 42". rice: contact dealer This wonderful square cut berry silk crepe Fortuny coat is gilt stencilled in a Bellini pattern. Fortuny's ethereal crepe and gauze garments are extremely rare. The coat dates from the turn of the 20th Century.Venetian glass beads and silk cord are used to decorate the fabric edges and closures. There is one closure at the chest and one near... [Lire la suite]
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12 juillet 2011

Mariano Fortuny Black Stencilled Velvet Long Coat

Mariano Fortuny Black Stencilled Velvet Long Coat. Photo Vintage Luxury Silk , velvet, metallic pigments. Pattern: Luccese. Length: 38". Hem 70". Sleeve 30".  Price contact dealer Fortuny's coats often take their inspiration from a myrid of references,renaissance,persian,arabic .These are often elaborately decorated in historical motifs surprisingly unrelated to the cut itself.The hand stenciling is done with real gold metallic pigments aged to a mellow, burnished color. Fortuny built his stenciled pieces layer upon... [Lire la suite]
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12 juillet 2011

Mariano Fortuny Pink Coral Stencilled Velvet Long Coat

Mariano Fortuny Pink Coral Stencilled Velvet Long Coat. Photo Vintage Luxury Silk, velvet ,metallic pigments.. Pattern: Nicolo and Pomegranates. Length 46". Sleeve 30". Hem 70". Price contact dealer Fortunys coats take their inspiration from a myrid of references,renaissance ,persian,arabic .These are often elaborately decorated in historical motifs surprisingly unrelated to the cut itself.The hand stenciling is done with real silver metallic pigments aged to a mellow, burnished color. Fortuny built his stenciled pieces layer... [Lire la suite]
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