08 avril 2012

Phillips de Pury & Co. announces superb results from the New York April Photographs Auction

  Sally Mann, Candy Cigarette, 1989. Gelatin silver print. 19 1/2 x 23 in. (49.5 x 58.4 cm). Signed, titled, dated, numbered 13/25 and copyright in pencil on the verso. Est: $40,000-60,000. Sold at $266,500. Image courtesy of Phillips de Pury & Company. NEW YORK, NY.-Phillips de Pury & Company’s Photographs and The Face of Modernism: A Private West Coast Collection at 450 Park Avenue, sold 90% by value and 81% by lot totaling $6,101,400.  World auction records were set for photographs across... [Lire la suite]
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29 juillet 2011

Phillips de Pury & Co. Announces Highlights From September London Design Auction

Berkeley Collection: Lucie Rie, Large oval bowl with blue and pink pitted glaze £12,000-16,000. Photo: Courtesy of Phillips de Pury & Company LONDON.- Phillips de Pury & Company announced the ceramics highlights from its London Design auction. The sale will offer the most important group of Modernist ceramics ever to appear at auction. Approximately forty works have been selected from the renowned Berkeley Collection. Formed during a period of nearly thirty years of close friendship between the collectors Harley Carpenter... [Lire la suite]
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25 mars 2011

Phillips de Pury & Company To Offer Iconic Painting Of Elizabeth Taylor, Liz #5, 1963 By Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol, Liz #5. Estimated at $20,000,000 / $30,000,000. NEW YORK, N.Y.- Phillips de Pury & Company announce the sale of a rare, iconic portrait of the legendary actress Elizabeth Taylor, painted by Andy Warhol in 1963. The stunning painting will be offered for sale in the Contemporary Art Part I auction on May 12th and is estimated at $20,000,000 / $30,000,000. "Liz #5 is a pristine gem. It is Warhol at his very best with a perfect screen, glowing colors, and impeccable provenance. She is classic yet every bit as cutting... [Lire la suite]
12 septembre 2010

Phillips de Pury & Company va organiser la vente d’une partie de la collection d’art moderne et contemporain de Marc Dreie

Marc Dreier. photo Associated Press NEW YORK (ETATS-UNIS) – La maison de ventes Phillips de Pury & Company va organiser la vente d’une partie de la collection d’art moderne et contemporain du cabinet juridique de Marc Dreier. Celui-ci purge une peine de 20 ans de prison aux USA pour escroquerie financière. 81 œuvres de la collection d’art moderne et contemporain du cabinet Marc Dreier incluant deux œuvres de Matisse, cinq d’Andy Warhol et deux de Damien Hirst, sont mises aux enchères le 21 novembre 2010 à New York par... [Lire la suite]
30 mai 2010

Peter Beard, Francis Bacon photographies @ Phillips de Pury & Company

Peter Beard, Francis Bacon in his studio, 7 Reese Mews off the Old Brompton Road London (a painting later destroyed), 1972 Gelatin silver print with ink, printed later. 21 x 32.1 cm (8 1/4 x 12 5/8 in).  Signed, dated, annotated and inscribed in ink in the margin. This work is believed to be unique. ESTIMATE £10,000-15,000 - SOLD 15,000 € PROVENANCE Private Collection, Germany LITERATURE Peter Beard, Vol. 1, Taschen, 2008, pl. 240 Peter Beard, Francis Bacon on his roof at 80 Narrow Street, London, 1972 ... [Lire la suite]
27 mai 2010

Christie’s condamnée à verser 8,5 millions de dollars à Halsey Minor

Halsey Minor (2004) - photographe jdlasica - Licence Creative Commons SAN FRANCISCO (ETATS-UNIS) [26.05.10] – L’homme d’affaires et millionnaire américain, Halsey Minor, sort vainqueur de son procès l’opposant à la maison de vente Christie’s US. Cette dernière doit lui verser une indemnisation de 8,5 millions de dollars pour fraude et violation de contrat. Le juge William Alsup du tribunal de San Francisco a ordonné à la maison de vente Christie’s US de payer 8,57 millions de dollars – environ 7 millions d’euros – de... [Lire la suite]
06 avril 2010

Zhang Huan, My Boston #2 & #4, 2005 @ Phillips de Pury & Company

Zhang Huan, My Boston #2, 2005. photo courtesy Phillips de Pury & Company Color coupler print. 40 x 80 1/2 in. (101.6 x 204.5 cm).  Signed, dated and numbered 7/8 in ink on a label accompanying the work. ESTIMATE $15,000-20,000 Zhang Huan, My Boston #4, 2005. photo courtesy Phillips de Pury & Company Color coupler print. 40 x 80 1/2 in. (101.6 x 204.5 cm).  Signed, dated and numbered AP 1/2 in ink on a label accompanying the work. One from an edition of 8 plus 2 artist's proofs.... [Lire la suite]
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