25 mai 2009

Cartier, bague en platine ornée d’un saphir rectangulaire à pans coupés, 12,65 ct, origine Sri Lanka, épaulé de diamants tapers

Cartier, bague en platine ornée d’un saphir rectangulaire à pans coupés, 12,65 ct, origine Sri Lanka, épaulé de diamants de taille taper. Estimation : 15 000/20 000 €. Mercredi 27 mai, salle 4 - Drouot-Richelieu. Delorme, Collin du Bocage SVV. Vendôme Expertise.
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25 mai 2009

A rare inscribed and dated 'duan' stone screen and stand. Dated by inscriptions to AD1795 and AD1801 and of the period

A rare inscribed and dated 'duan' stone screen and stand. Dated by inscriptions to AD1795 and AD1801 and of the period Finely and intricately carved on one side with a group of Immortals and deities on a tree-trunk raft floating down turbulent waters, skilfully depicted by undulating surfaces and incised wavy lines, located within a picturesque lakeside palace landscaped with rockwork and pine trees, the 'eye' of the stone used to depict the moon, with two cranes in flight above clasping arrows in their beaks ready to drop... [Lire la suite]
25 mai 2009

"Picasso Cézanne" @ Musée Granet, Aix-en-Provence

Pablo Picasso, Composition à la mandoline © succession Picasso 2009. Collection particulière, photo Claude Germain – imageArt AIX-EN-PROVENCE.- The Picasso Cézanne exhibition focuses on the subtle links between these two giants in art: the direct influence of the force of the “father of modern art” on the young artist arriving in France in 1900, or the mature musings of the man who liked to say I live with Cézanne? Even if it is not flagrant in his work, Cézanne was much admired by Picasso and often in his thoughts: Cézanne! He... [Lire la suite]
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25 mai 2009

Anglo-Chinese School, 19th century

Anglo-Chinese School, 19th century Oil on canvas, finely painted with two ladies seated at a table within an interior, with an attendant lighting an opium pipe, the table supporting two piles of books and a gu vase holding flowers, four framed floral scrolls hang on the wall above, framed. 44.7cm x 58.5cm (17½in x 23in). Sold for £4,200 Provenance: acquired in China circa 1910Purchased from a Belgian traderA Belgian private collection Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, 14 May 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com
25 mai 2009

Tyrant Lizard on the Auction Block Rare Dinosaur Skull to be Offered on June 1 in New York

Rare Tyrannosaurid Skull - Tyrant Lizard from the Age of Dinosaurs. Alioramus remotus. Late Cretaceous. Nemegt Formation, Gobi Desert, Central Asia From the scientific to the superbly decorative, astoundingly unique fossil specimens will be offered by international fine arts auctioneers Bonhams on June 1, 2007 during the firm’s Natural History auction in New York. The 525 lot sale offers a diverse group of high quality and distinctive mineral specimens, gold nuggets, lapidary works of art, gemstones and jewelry as well as... [Lire la suite]
25 mai 2009

Anglo-Chinese School, 19th century

Anglo-Chinese School, 19th century Oil on canvas, painted with a seated elderly gentleman within an interior, the lady holding a long opium pipe, with a long table displaying a bronze bell supported by frame, tripod censer and vase, framed. 49.2cm x 63.1cm (19¼in x 24¾in). Sold for £7,200 Provenance: Denys Cowell, Sussex Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, 14 May 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com
25 mai 2009

This Summer Tate Liverpool Invites Families to Experiment with Colour in the Colour Lab

Ellsworth Kelly, Colours for a Large Wall 1951. The Museum of Modern Art, New York, gift of the artist, 1969 © Ellsworth Kelly. Photo: Digital Image © 2009 The Museum of Modern Art/Scala, Florence. Oil on canvas, mounted on sixty-four joined panels, 94.5 x 94.5 inches (240 x 240 cm) LIVERPOOL.- As part of the forthcoming exhibition Colour Chart: Reinventing Colour, 1950 to Today, Tate Liverpool will present Colour Lab, an interactive space for families. Taking place within the exhibition, Colour Lab will invite children and... [Lire la suite]
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25 mai 2009

Quote : Pablo Picasso

Autoportrait, 1917 (Mine de plomb sur papier, 34x23,5cm) Collection particulière, photo Claude Germain – imageArt © succession Picasso 2009 "J'ai acheté la Sainnte Victoire de Cézanne" (Pablo Picasso)
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24 mai 2009

Pearl and diamond brooch, circa 1860

Pearl and diamond brooch, circa 1860 Of tied bow design, set with circular-cut and cushion-shaped diamonds, suspending a detachable pearl pendant, the cupola mount set with rose-cut stones, signed G. Confalonieri Milano. Accompanied by SSEF report no. 53493 stating that the pearl is natural. Est. 25,000—35,000 CHF. Lot Sold 31,250 CHF PROVENANCE: Property of a princely family with both German and Liechtenstein origins. NOTE: The Milanese firm Confalonieri was one of the Crown jewellers to both king Vittorio-Emanuele... [Lire la suite]
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24 mai 2009

Kees Van Dongen (1877-1968) Nature morte au faisan, 1890

Kees Van Dongen (1877-1968)  Nature morte au faisan, 1890 Huile sur toile. Signée en bas à droite. 94,5 X 67,5 cm. Estimation : € 180,000-220,000 Provenance :  Collection Dolly van Dogen, Paris Galerie Robin-Leadouze, Cannes Collection particulière, France Exposition : Van Dongen, Le Peintre 1877-1968, Musée d''Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, 22 mars - 17 juin 1990, décrit page 84 et reproduit page 85 Tajan. ART IMPRESSIONNISTE ET MODERNE. 04 juin 2009, Espace Tajan www.tajan,.com
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