21 février 2010

Patrick Lichfield, Paul and Talitha Getty, Marrakech, Morocco, for Vogue, January 1969.

Patrick Lichfield, Paul and Talitha Getty, Marrakech, Morocco, for Vogue, January 1969. Chromogenic print, 18 x 18 inches, 45.7 x 45.7 cm. Edition of 50. Stamped. Estimate: from $3,500 to $4,500Lichfield, Patrick (Thomas Patrick John Anson, from 1960 5th earl of Lichfield; 1939-2006), British photographer. Lichfield began photography as a schoolboy at Harrow and, despite family opposition, became a professional after a brief career in the Grenadier Guards (1959-62). After starting with society weddings and child portraits he... [Lire la suite]
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16 avril 2009

Albert Watson, Kate Moss, Marrakesh, Morocco, 1993

Albert Watson, Kate Moss, Marrakesh, Morocco, 1993 C-print, flush mounted on aluminum.  24 x 18 3/8 in. (61 x 46.7 cm).  Signed, tited, dated and numbered on reverse of the mount. This work is from an edition of 25. Est. $8,000-12,000 PROVENANCE Private Collection, New York Philips de Pury & Company. Saturday @ Philips. April25 2009. New York. www.phillipsdepury.com
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04 mars 2009

Inaugural Sale of Arts of the Islamic World @ Sotheby's in Doha

A Safavid voided silk velvet, metal thread strip and bouclé figural panel, Persia Estimated $250,000 – 350,000. Photo: Courtesy Sotheby's LONDON.- Sotheby’s first ever Arts of the Islamic World auction in the Middle East, which takes place on March 19th 2009 will feature a number of exceptional and rare works spanning nearly 1,000 years from cultures as diverse as those from North Africa, the Middle East and Iran. Among the highlights of the sale are the Pearl Carpet of Baroda, a masterpiece of pearls and jewels from... [Lire la suite]