06 avril 2009

Commode scriban présentant un décor polychrome laqué sur fond noir dans le goût de l'Extrême-Orient. Hollande, XVIIIème siècle.

Commode scriban présentant un décor polychrome laqué sur fond noir dans le goût de l'Extrême-Orient. Hollande, XVIIIème siècle. A la partie haute, un abattant couvrant un casier surmonté de quatre tiroirs sur trois rangées. Patins à boules aplaties. Haut. : 101,5 cm. - Larg.: 94,5 cm. - Prof. : 54,5 cm. Estimation : 4 500 / 5 000 € Vente du Mercredi 8 avril 2009. Tableaux, Céramiques, Objets d'Art & Mobilier. Delvaux - Paris
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06 avril 2009

KING LUDWIG II OF BAVARIA WATCH

GENEVA, APRIL 2009 – Sotheby’s forthcoming Evening Sale of Watches, to be held in Geneva, will take place on Sunday, May 10th, 2009 in the premises of the Beau-Rivage Hotel. To be offered this season – in addition to the historically important watch most probably made for King Ludwig II of Bavaria – will be outstanding pocket watches with high quality enamel cases by Isaac Gravelle and George Prior; an exceptional and rare Cartier “Mystery Clock”; and fine examples of vintage and modern wristwatches by the most renowned watch... [Lire la suite]
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06 avril 2009

"Morandi. L'arte dell'incisione" @ the Palazzo dei Diamanti, Ferrara

Giorgio Morandi: Paesaggio (Casa a Grizzana), 1927, Acquaforte, mm 265 x 204 . Firenze, Galleria degli Uffizi, Gabinetto Disegni e Stampe FERRARA.- The spring exhibition at the Palazzo dei Diamanti presents the engravings of Giorgio Morandi with a collection of over 130 works made by the artist over the course of his career. From Dürer to Parmigianino, from Rembrandt to Piranesi, from Goya to Picasso; the history of etching is an important chapter in the history of art. For Morandi, this was true. He regarded etching as an... [Lire la suite]
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06 avril 2009

"Raphael and Urbino" @ Ducal Palace in Urbino, Italy

The painting "Knight's Dream" is an example of what can be seen in the exhibition “Raphael and Urbino” which opened at Ducal Palace in Urbino, Italy. Photo: EFE URBINO.- The city of Urbino (north of Italy) is remembering its most illustrious son, Renaissance painter Raphael, through a great exhibition that has gathered 40 of his works of art and another 40 by different artists of the time. The exhibition "Raphael and Urbino", organized by the Superintendency of Superintendency of Historical, Artistical and... [Lire la suite]
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06 avril 2009

Georges Fouquet (1862-1957), bracelet en argent et or jaune, ivoire, fils d’or, vers 1920-1925

Georges Fouquet (1862-1957), bracelet en argent et or jaune, ivoire, fils d’or, décor de six cabochons en jade, extrémités en émail vert soulignées de lignes de diamants taillés en rose, vers 1920-1925. Estimation : 60 000/65 000 €. Lundi 6 avril, salle 2 - Drouot-Richelieu. Millon & Associés SVV, Cornette de Saint Cyr maison de ventes SVV. Mme Bauer-Petiet.
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06 avril 2009

Shono Shounsai

Flower Basket, Shimmering of Heated Air, approx. 1969. By Shono Shounsai (1904-1974)Bamboo (madake), rattan, and copper alloy. Selected techniques: thousand line construction. H. 13 3/4 in x Diam. 14 in.Lloyd Cotsen Japanese Bamboo Basket Collection, 2006.3.836 (B-1095); catalogue no. 50. Photograph by Kaz Tsuruta. The pieces I make must have musical qualities, changes in rhythm, a series of climaxes, andan overall harmony. Shono Shounsai Shono Shounsai was the first bamboo artist who was designated to an important... [Lire la suite]
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