26 juin 2011

Haute Couture, Jacques Fath, Jean Dessès, Christian Dior & Jeanne Lanvin par Castillo

Jacques Fath Haute Couture, n° 6672, circa 1950. Robe du soir. Photo Artcurial en velours de soie et satin duchesse noir, travail de pliage et effet de plastron sur le bustier, ample jupe portefeuille (griffe blanche, graphisme noir) (mini usure, manque ceinture) - Estimation 1 000 - 1 200 € Provenance: Anne Moen Bullitt  Jean Dessès Haute Couture, n° 9852, circa 1950. Ensemble de cocktail. Photo Artcurial en faille noire, corsage à manches trois-quarts, important décolleté souligné d'un revers à draper, JUPE à... [Lire la suite]
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17 janvier 2011

Christian Dior. Manteau en panthère - années 1960

Christian Dior. Manteau en panthère - années 1960 Estimation : 1 500 - 2 000 € Pierre Bergé & associés. Haute couture - Mode. Jeudi 27 janvier à 14h00. Drouot Richelieu - Salle 9 - Paris. EMail : contact@pba-auctions.com - Tél. : Paris +33 (0)1 49 49 90 00
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10 janvier 2011

Diamond novelty pendant, cufflinks & ring by Christian Dior

A diamond novelty pendant, by Christian Dior. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Modelled as a pavé brilliant-cut diamond skull and crossbones, to a cord neckchain, French mark; Signed Dior and No. B2042 - Estimate £2,000 - £3,000 A pair of diamond set cufflinks, by Christian Dior. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Each modelled as a skull and crossbones with brilliant-cut diamond mouth, to opposed single bone with chain link connection; Signed Dior and No. F4157 (2) - Estimate £1,200 - £1,500 A diamond... [Lire la suite]
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12 avril 2010

Lillian Bassman, Fantasy on the dance floor, Barbara Mullen, dress by Christian Dior, Paris, 1949

Lillian Bassman, Fantasy on the dance floor, Barbara Mullen, dress by Christian Dior, Paris, 1949. photo courtesy Phillips de Pury & Company Gelatin silver print, printed later. 21 5/8 x 17 1/2 in. (54.9 x 44.5 cm).  Signed in pencil on the verso. Number 6 from an edition of 25. ESTIMATE $3,000-4,000 PROVENANCE Acquired directly from the artist LITERATURE Abrams, Lillian Bassman: Women, p. 47 Phillips de Pury & Company. Photographs. 16 April 2010. New York
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01 janvier 2010

'Hats: An Anthology by Stephen Jones' @ The Queensland Art Gallery

Nasir Mazhar for Gareth Pugh Spring Summer 2008. Courtesy: Chris Moore/Catwalking.com QUEENSLAND.- The Queensland Art Gallery will be the exclusive Australian venue for a spectacular exhibition exploring the art of millinery. 'Hats: An Anthology by Stephen Jones' is the result of a collaboration between London’s Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) and one of the world’s foremost milliners, Stephen Jones. Exploring the fascinating world of millinery, the exhibition presents more than 250 hats and iconic headpieces, from the... [Lire la suite]
19 décembre 2009

"American High Style: Fashioning a National Collection" @ the Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection

Arnold Scaasi (American, born Canada, 1931), American. "Evening Ensemble", ca. 1958. Silk. The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. BROOKLYN, NY.- A major exhibition celebrating the Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection and the unique collection-sharing partnership with the Metropolitan Museum of Art will be presented at the Brooklyn Museum from May 7 through August 1, 2010. "American High Style: Fashioning a National Collection" will include some 85 masterworks from the newly... [Lire la suite]
13 décembre 2009

Paire de tulipières. Style Delft, Christian Dior.

Paire de tulipières. Style Delft, Christian Dior. en forme d'obélisque en faïence blanc bleu à décor de fleurs, d'oiseaux et de personnages en habits XVIIIe. Elles reposent sur des lions. 103,5 x 31 x 31 cm - Estimation : € 600-800 TAJAN. MOBILIER & OBJETS D'ART, HAUTE-EPOQUE, 18E ET 19E SIÈCLES, 16 déc. 2009 19:00, Espace Tajan www.tajan.com
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03 décembre 2009

Drape: Classical Mode to Contemporary Dress" @ the National Gallery of Victoria

Comme des Garcons, Tokyo (fashion house) est. 1969. Rei Kawakubo (designer) born Japan 1942. 'Dress, 1997'. Spring-summer cotton, polyester, nylon tulle, 122.0 cm (center back length) 47.4 cm (waist, flat). National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. Presented through the NGV Foundation by Takamasa Takahashi, 2005. MELBOURNE.- Opening in December, the National Gallery of Victoria will present a spectacular collection of works in Drape: Classical Mode to Contemporary Dress. The exhibition will feature over 30 works primarily drawn... [Lire la suite]
03 juillet 2009

Christian DIOR, haute couture et Christian DIOR boutique, dix modèles de 1951 / 1952 à 1958 / 1960

Christian DIOR boutique n°15592-H777, circa 1955. Cape grand soir en taffetas gris grand col collerette à effet de trois niveau se fermant par un ruban de satin noir, deux ouvertures pour le bras, longueur asymétrique. Griffe blanche, graphisme noir. Estimation : 1 000 / 1 200 € Christian DIOR, haute couture, n° 83048, Autmne - Hiver 1956. Modèle Delphine. Robe de cocktail en faille verte bouteille haut croisé sur échancrure en pointe, épaules retombantes, effet de ceinture, jupe boule à pinces et plis creux... [Lire la suite]
23 juin 2009

'The Model as Muse: Embodying Fashion' @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Cecil Beaton (British, 1904–1980), Dorian Leigh (fourth from left) and unidentified models in Charles James, Vogue, June 1948. Courtesy of the Cecil Beaton Studio Archive at Sotheby's © Condé Nast Publications Inc. Exploring the reciprocal relationship between high fashion and evolving ideals of beauty, The Model as Muse: Embodying Fashion focuses on iconic models of the twentieth century and their roles in projecting, and sometimes inspiring, the fashion of their respective eras. The exhibition, organized by historical period... [Lire la suite]