01 septembre 2009

Lawrence Schiller, Marilyn Monroe in Something's Got to Give, Color 2 Frame 29, 1962

Lawrence  Schiller,  Marilyn Monroe in Something's Got to Give, Color 2 Frame 29, 1962 Chromogenic print, 40 x 30 in., 101.6 x 76.2 cm. Edition of 75. Signed.  height - 40 in, width - 30 in, Estimate: from $6,000 to $7,000Lawrence Schiller on Marilyn Monroe: When Lawrence Schiller got the assignment from the French magazine Paris Match to photograph Marilyn Monroe on the 20th Century Fox set of "Something's Got To Give", he thought nothing of it. It wasn't to be a private, studio shoot. He wasn't going... [Lire la suite]
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01 septembre 2009

Insignes de fonctionnaire en soie. Tissage kossu. Chine, vers 1850.

Insignes de fonctionnaire en soie. Tissage kossu. Chine, vers 1850. Prix sur demande. Galerie Leyla. 140, rue des Rosiers - Stand 55, 93400 Saint-Ouen - France. Tel : +33 6 13 40 31 10 - Adresse E-mail : leylaahi@hotmail.com
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01 septembre 2009

Bronze vessel situla. Vietnam, Dong Son Culture, c. 100 BC – 100 AD .

Bronze vessel situla. Vietnam, Dong Son Culture, c. 100 BC – 100 AD . A large bronze situla, the thinly cast bucket-shaped body with gently sloping sides rising from a flat base and curving slightly inwards at the mouth. Two loop handles are attached to the sides of the vessel, each with an additional horizontal loop beneath it and cast with small S-shaped ornaments to either side. The vessel has three broad registers of crisply cast low relief ornamentation on the exterior, each consisting of several narrower strips of... [Lire la suite]
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01 septembre 2009

Kai Yuan Tong Bao found in Java

Small copper coin bear Tang legends Kai Yuan Tong Bao An interesting coin found in Java, Indonesia. The coin coincidence with Chinese Tang Dynasty coin Kai Yuan Tong Bao, but with lighter weight and smaller size. 22.6mm, 2.25g. 5 USD @ dong_hua_zhai  There are some debate on the origin of these small Java Cash. I was long believed they were produced in ancient Vietnam. After reading the article by Mr. Griffith, I was convienced that they were in fact produced  in Quan Zhou, Fujian province of China during mid era of... [Lire la suite]
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01 septembre 2009

Zheng He Tong Bao

Zheng He Tong Bao 1-cash in regular script With a small center hole. Chinese name " Kai Shu Xia Chuan". Cast under rule of emperor Hui Zong of Northern Song dynasty in AD1111, 24.5mm. 8 USD @ dong_hua_zhai
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01 septembre 2009

Western Han dynasty (206B.C.-25A.D). "Gui Jv" bronze mirror

Western Han dynasty (206B.C.-25A.D). "Gui Jv"  bronze mirror white light Price 550 USD @ lindascoin
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01 septembre 2009

'Out of Line: Drawings from the Allen from the Twentieth Century and Beyond' @ the Allen Memorial Art Museum

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Woman in a Peplos, 1923. Gouache. R. T. Miller, Jr. Fund, 1944.24 This exhibition of drawings dating from 1900 to 2007 showcases the outstanding and highly diverse permanent collection of the Allen Memorial Art Museum. Included among over 125 stellar works are those by Close, De Chirico, De Kooning, Diebenkorn, Kandinsky, Klimt, Lichtenstein, Matisse, Miró, Picasso, Pollock, Prendergast, Rauschenberg and Wegman. The exhibition additionally highlights a wide variety of exciting new... [Lire la suite]
01 septembre 2009

"Les trois rêves du mandarin" @ Espace culturel ING de Bruxelles

Couvercle du vase rituel Shenze gui avec une inscription. Dynastie des Zhou occidentaux (1050-771 av. J.C.) Bronze, H. 7 cm, diam. 20,5 cm Bruxelles, Musées royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, L.277 Depuis 40 ans, ING Belgique est un fidèle partenaire d'Europalia. Cette année, ING Belgique organise, en collaboration étroite avec le Musée de la Capitale, de Pékin, l'exposition « Les trois rêves du mandarin », qui se tiendra du 22 octobre 2009 au 14 février 2010 à l'Espace culturel d'ING, Place Royale à Bruxelles.Pendant près de mille... [Lire la suite]
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01 septembre 2009

Tai Ping Tong Bao found in Java, Indonesia

Small copper coin bear Chinese Song legends Tai Ping Tong Bao An interesting coin found in Java, Indonesia. The coin coincidence with Chinese Song Dynasty coin Tai Ping Tong Bao, but with lighter weight and smaller size. 22.5mm, 2.17g. 5 USD @ dong_hua_zhai  There are some debate on the origin of these small Java Cash. I was long believed they were produced in ancient Vietnam. After reading the article by Mr. Griffith, I was convienced that they were in fact produced  in Quanzhou, Fujian province of... [Lire la suite]
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