28 décembre 2010

Fortuny Black Peplos Dress, 1920's, Italy

Fortuny Black Peplos Dress, 1920's, Italy. photo The Way We Wore Attached tunic to dress - peplos. Tan ceramic beads sewn into hem and on to shoulder and sides of tunic. Zig zag hem on tunic. Bottom of skirt front is shorter than back and has more than likely been shortened by the original owner. Probably from the 1920's.Bust - 28" (with stretch); Waist - 26"; Hip - 28"; Length - 55"; Shoulder to shoulder - 14"; Back Length - 57.5" - Price contact dealer Good condition. Pleats are... [Lire la suite]
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28 décembre 2010

1907-1920 Fortuny Peplos Gown

1907-1920 Fortuny Peplos Gown A similar gown to the one I have for you here is part of the permanent collection at The Costume Institute, The Metropolitan Museum of Art in green. The description of that gown is so wonderful I thought I would share it with you here verbatim:"Mariano Fortuny created a number of variations of his pleated silk gowns. In this model, he combined elements of the classical chiton and the peplos. A "tunic" is attached along its neckline to a long sleeveless... [Lire la suite]
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28 décembre 2010

Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo (Venice, Italy), Two Stenciled Cotton Panels, Italy, c.1920's

MariaMariano Fortuny y Madrazo, Stecnciled Cotton Panel, Italy, Circa 1920. photo The Lotus Collection in a Renaissance style design with a mottled grey background. height: 92"; width/length: 45". Price on application Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo (Venice, Italy), Stenciled Cotton Panel, Italy, c.1920's. photo The Lotus Collection pale indigo cotton stenciled in silver flowers set inside a repeated diamond shape; height: 23"; width/length: 28". Price on application The Lotus... [Lire la suite]
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19 septembre 2010

Mariano Fortuny y de Madrazo (1871-1949), Portrait de femme

Mariano Fortuny y de Madrazo (1871-1949), Portrait de femme Huile sur panneau. Annoté au dos : “peint par Mariano Venise 1960”, 51 x 39 cm - Estimation : 400 / 600 € Aguttes - Lyon. Tableaux Anciens, Mobilier, Objets d'art. Peintures & Arts Graphiques. Vente du Lundi 20 septembre 2010. Hôtel des Ventes Lyon Brotteaux - 13 bis, Place Jules Ferry - 690006 Lyon. Pour tout renseignement, veuillez contacter à la Maison de ventes Agnès Savart au 04 37 24 24 24
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04 juillet 2010

Mariano Fortuny sage green pleated silk Delphos gown circa 1930.

Mariano Fortuny sage green pleated silk Delphos gown circa 1930. photo by Vintage Luxury Venetian glass beads in ochre with rust and brown stripes and silk cord trim down the side seams and armholes. Size is flexible due to pleating. Overall length: 51.5". Armhole depth: 8". Excellent condition. Price $8,900 Vintage Luxury. Phone: 914 963 1694. E-Mail: info@vintageluxury.com
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04 juillet 2010

Mariano Fortuny Delphos Dress and Velvet Jacket, Italy.

Mariano Fortuny. Delphos Dress and Velvet Jacket, Pleated silk and stenciled velvet, Italy. photo courtesy Katy Kane This is a stunning ensemble; a Fortuny black silk Delphos gown and a black silk velvet jacket, stenciled in silver and gold that was designed by Fortuny as well. Sold. The dress is in excellent condition, trimmed on both sides with Venetian glass beads. The pleats are tight, there are no splits or holes in the fabric and it comes with the original box and care instruction card. The... [Lire la suite]


08 décembre 2009

Five models from Mariano Fortuny (1871-1949) sold @ Christie's London

A black velvet hooded cloak. Mariano Fortuny (1871-1949) black velvet stencilled with gilt stripes and leaf motif to the bodice and back, fastening with self-covered buttons to the bust. Estimate £4,000 - £6,000 ($$6,636 - $9,954) - Price Realized £9,375 ($15,628) Literature: Ex. Cat. 'Mariano Fortuny: Venise', Musée Historique des Tissues de Lyon, Lyon 1980, cover, p. 80, p. 117. Ex. Cat. 'Mariano Fortuny 1871 - 1949: Der Magier des Textilen Design', Osterreichisches Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Wien 1985, illustrated on... [Lire la suite]
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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