21 novembre 2010

BG - Élizabeth GAROUSTE (Née en 1949) - Mattia BONETTI (Né en 1952) Cendrier, "Tortue", 1995.

BG - Élizabeth GAROUSTE (Née en 1949) - Mattia BONETTI (Né en 1952) Cendrier, "Tortue", 1995. photo courtesy Tajan Rare cendrier en bronze à patine noire et dorée, composé de trois pièces, la base est formée d'un personnage mi-femme, mi-tortue accueillant dans sa carapace le cendrier à décor de lettres en relief en pourtour, couvercle supérieur stylisant le sommet de la carapace soutenant la prise formée d'un dé et d'une vrille. Signé du cachet "BG". Haut. 17,5 cm - Long. 20 cm - Larg. 15 cm - Estimation : €... [Lire la suite]
18 novembre 2010

"On Becoming An Artist: Isamu Noguchi and his Contemporaries, 1922 - 1960" @ The Noguchi Museum

Isamu Noguchi with model for Josef von Sternberg pool, 1935. LONG ISLAND CITY, NY.- This fall, The Noguchi Museum marks its twenty-fifth anniversary with an important exhibition that explores the relationship between Isamu Noguchi (1904–88) and some forty figures from the worlds of art, architecture, design, and theater. On view from November 17, 2010, through April 24, 2011, On Becoming an Artist: Isamu Noguchi and His Contemporaries, 1922–1960 will integrate artworks and documentary materials to examine Noguchi’s... [Lire la suite]
31 octobre 2010

COLORLESS. Eeco friendly package proposal by Harc Lee

A convex logo substitutes colorfully sprayed can. Naked can help to reduce air and water pollution occurred in its coloring process. It also reduces energy and effort to separate toxic color paint from aluminum in recycling  process. Huge amount of  energy and paint required to manufacture colored cans will be saved.Instead of toxic paint, manufacturers process aluminum with  a pressing machine that indicates brand identity on surface. Source: Harc Lee
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30 octobre 2010

Two Italian Silvered Large Conch Shells, Mario Buccellati, Italy, 20th century.

Two Italian Silvered Large Conch Shells, Mario Buccellati, Italy, 20th century. interiors of shells applied with signature plaques of Mario Buccellati, with original blue presentation boxes; 54.6cm, 43.2cm. Estimate 5,000--7,000 USD. Lot Sold 6,250USD Important English & Continental Silver & Objects of Vertu, 21 Oct 10. New York www.sothebys.com
30 octobre 2010

An Italian Silver "Marine" Plateau, Mario Buccellati, Italy, 20th century.

An Italian Silver "Marine" Plateau, Mario Buccellati, Italy, 20th century. photo courtesy Sotheby's the oval plateau with applied reeded rim framed with fully modeled starfish, foliage and a variety of shells including conch, scallop and clam shells, marked on base rim MARIO BUCCELLATI ITALY, the underside of one leaf applied with signature plaque of Mario Buccellati, with original blue presentation box; length 61cm; weight 2687g - Estimate 7,000--10,000 USD. Lot Sold 17,500USD Important English &... [Lire la suite]
30 octobre 2010

An Italian Silver Large "Naturalistic" Plateau, Mario Buccellati, Italy, 20th century

An Italian Silver Large "Naturalistic" Plateau, Mario Buccellati, Italy, 20th century.  photo courtesy Sotheby's the oval plateau with applied rope-twist rim framed by fully modeled fruit, leaves and nuts including grape bunches, lemons, figs, walnuts, almonds, cherries and pomegranates; marked on base rim MARIO BUCCELLATI ITALY, with original blue presentation box; length 66cm; weight 4690g - Estimate 12,000--18,000 USD. Lot Sold 28,125 USD Important English & Continental Silver & Objects of... [Lire la suite]
30 octobre 2010

An Italian Silver "Naturalistic" Pumpkin Tureen and Cover, Mario Buccellati, Milan, 20th century.

An Italian Silver "Naturalistic" Pumpkin Tureen and Cover, Mario Buccellati, Milan, 20th century. photo courtesy Sotheby's realistically chased as a pumpkin, the lift-off cover with stem-form finial, the interior with removable glass liner; marked on base M. Buccellati, in original blue presentation box; diameter 34.9cm; weight 2469g - Estimate 10,000--15,000 USD. Lot Sold 26,250USD Important English & Continental Silver & Objects of Vertu, 21 Oct 10. New York www.sothebys.com
30 octobre 2010

Two Pairs of Italian Silver "Naturalistic" Grapevine Candlesticks, Mario Buccellati, Italy, 20th century

Pair of Italian silver "Naturalistic" Large Grapevine Candlesticks, Mario Buccellati, Milan, 20th century. photo courtesy Sotheby's each formed as upright branches wrapped with grapevine, leaves and grape bunches rising from a mound of pomegranates, figs, grapes, chestnuts and almonds; marked on bases and applied with signature plaques of Mario Buccellati, with original blue presentation boxes; height 40.7cm; weight 2513g - Estimate 14,000—18,000 USD. Lot Sold 37,500 USD A Pair of Italian Silver... [Lire la suite]
30 octobre 2010

An Italian Silver "Naturalistic" Fruit Basket Centerpiece Bowl and Cover, Mario Buccellati, Milan, 20th century.

An Italian Silver "Naturalistic" Fruit Basket Centerpiece Bowl and Cover, Mario Buccellati, Milan, 20th century. photo courtesy Sotheby's the oval basket centerpiece formed of woven bands, the lift-off cover realistically modeled as a mound of fruit, nuts and leaves including grape bunches dates, figs, lemons, apples, pears, walnuts and almonds, the handle formed as grapevine; center of bowl marked M. Buccellati, underside of cover applied with signature plaque of Mario Buccellati, with original blue... [Lire la suite]
18 octobre 2010

"PAPIERS PEINTS, POÉSIE DES MURS", Les collections du Musée national suisse

Papier peint (dessus-de-porte) à motif de perroquet et d’oiseaux. Manufacture Hartmann Risler & Cie, Rixheim, no 509. Dessin de Joseph-Laurent Malaine, 1800-1801. Impression à la planche et éléments découpés, 73.3 x 126.6 cm. ©Musée national suisse De quoi tapissons-nous nos murs ? Consacrée à l’utilisation du papier peint dans la décoration intérieure en Suisse, cette exposition en retrace l’évolution, depuis les premiers décors de papier du XVIe siècle jusqu’aux créations contemporaines signées Olivier Mosset ou Francis... [Lire la suite]