04 septembre 2015

Magnificent painting by Ike Taiga leads Bonhams Japanese Art Sale in New York

Ike Taiga (1723-1776), Kochukenkon 壷中乾坤 (The Universe in a Jar), dated 1755. Estimate US$ 100,000 - 150,000 (€89,000 - 130,000). Photo: Bonhams. NEW YORK, NY.- An important handscroll with an unbroken line of provenance since it was first commissioned in 1775 leadsBonhams Japanese Art sale in New York on 15 September.  Painted by the artist Ike Taiga (1723-1776), Kochukenkon – The Universe in a Jar was created at the request of the noble Yoshimitsu family. Subsequently it was held in the collection of... [Lire la suite]

20 mars 2015

Gabrielle Chanel: Robe en crêpe de soie noir et son dessus en mousseline de soie noire, circa 1918

Gabrielle Chanel: Robe en crêpe de soie noir et son dessus en mousseline de soie noire, circa 1918. Estimation : 8 000 € / 10 000 €.  Photo Eve Enchères SVV bordé de 2 rangs de paillettes noires et frange en plume d'Autruche,  griffée Gabrielle CHANEL: Broderie jaune sue fond noir et porte au revers le n° 1492. EVE ENCHÈRES SVV. Mode, le 23 Mars 2015 à 14h. DROUOT RICHELIEU - SALLE 14, RUE DROUOT - 75009 PARIS