20 novembre 2010

Iwata Nakayama (1895-1949), Le danseur japonais Toshi Komori, 1927

Iwata Nakayama (1895-1949), Le danseur japonais Toshi Komori, 1927. photo Ader Epreuve argentique d'époque, signée dans le négatif en bas à gauche. Tampon du photographe à l'encre rouge dans la marge inférieure. 25 x 19,5 cm. Estimation : 700 / 900 € Après des études à l'école de danse Wakayagi, Toshi Komori est invité en 1912 par le Théâtre Impérial de Tokyo. Installé en France au début des années 1920, il crée des pièces intitulées Estampes Japonaises. Ader - Paris. Vente du Dimanche 21 novembre 2010. Drouot Richelieu -... [Lire la suite]
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01 novembre 2010

Edward Weston, Two Shells, 1927; Pepper, No. 30, 1930 & Artichoke Halved, 1930

Edward Weston (American, 1886-1958), Two Shells, 1927  © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd Gelatin silver print, printed later by Cole Weston; signed, titled, dated and numbered '14S' by Cole Weston in pencil and 'Edward Weston' facsimile signature stamp on mount verso; 9 3/8 x 7 1/8in - Estimate: $5,000 - 7,000 Provenance: Acquired from Mont Crest Gallery, Chattanooga, TN, 1971 Edward Weston (American, 1886-1958), Pepper, No. 30, 1930  © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd Gelatin silver print, printed later by Cole... [Lire la suite]
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14 novembre 2009

Berenice Abbott (1898 – 1991), CoctBerenice Abbott (1898 – 1991), Cocteau in Bed with Mask & James Joeau in Bed with Mask, 1927

Berenice Abbott (1898 – 1991), Cocteau in Bed with Mask, 1927 Gelatin Silver Print, 11 x 14 inches. Signed on mount recto, stamped on mount verso - Estimate US $3,000 - $5,000 Berenice Abbott (1898 – 1991), James Joyce, 1928 Gelatin Silver Print, 14 x 11 inches, signed and stamped - Estimate: from $2,500 to $3,500Note: American photographer Berenice Abbott (1898 – 1991) started in the 1920s in Paris as a studio assistant of fellow American expatriate Man Ray. She soon opened her own portrait studio, where she... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2009

'Cartier Treasures - King of Jewellers, Jewellers to Kings' @ Palace Museum, Pékin

Cartier, Panther Clip Brooch. From 1949. Sold to the Duchess of Windsor Last days to see this exhibition in Beijing ! Beijing's Palace Museum and Cartier present Cartier Treasures: King of Jewellers, Jewellers to Kings, an exhibition of Cartier masterpieces in the former Imperial Palace's Exhibition Hall of the Meridian Gate.More than 350 items, including Cartier Collection archives dating from the founding of Cartier through the 1970s, will be displayed. Partly dedicated to royal jewels, which earned Cartier its... [Lire la suite]
17 juin 2009

A Jeanne Paquin labelled green lace and satin flapper dress, Summer 1927

A Jeanne Paquin labelled green lace and satin flapper dress, Summer 1927 Large woven satin label, dated and numbered 40563, with diagonal satin bands converging at the front with two floating panels, interal satin waist slip, bust 92cm, 36in - Estimate £500 - £700 Condition: satin panel to front right side is splitting, slight soiling to satin piping on inside edge of neck opening, a few small breaks in the lace here and there but top of the inside petticoat has perished at the upper edge and underarms, and... [Lire la suite]
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20 mai 2009

Diamond bracelet, Cartier, 1927

Diamond bracelet, Cartier, 1927 The articulated bracelet pierced with geometric patterns, set at the centre with three circular-cut diamonds, within millegrain surrounds of circular-, single-cut, cushion- and pear-shaped diamonds, length approximately 200mm, numbered. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Cartier no. GE2009-47. Est. 60,000—90,000 CHF. Lot Sold 170,500 CHF Provenance: Formerly in the collection of Diane Benvenuti, née Rothschild Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels And A Celebration... [Lire la suite]
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