13 novembre 2010

Horst P. Horst (German/American, 1906-1999), Odalisque, New York, 1943

Horst P. Horst (German/American, 1906-1999), Odalisque, New York, 1943 © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd Gelatin silver print, with the photographer's blindstamp signature in the margin. The reverse signed in pencil and titled, dated and annotated 'SGP' in another hand. Printed later. 35.3 x 27.7cm (13 7/8 x 10 7/8in). Estimate: £5,000 - 7,000, EUR 5,700 - 8,000 Literature: This image is a variant detail of the one illustrated Horst, R.J. & Schirmer, L., Horst: Sixty Years of Photography (New York: Universe, 1991), plate 53 ... [Lire la suite]
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25 septembre 2010

Henri Matisse (1869 - 1954), Grande Odalisque à la culotte Bayadère (D. 455). Henri Matisse (1869 - 1954), Grande Odalisque à la

Henri Matisse (1869 - 1954), Grande Odalisque à la culotte Bayadère (D. 455). photo courtesy Sotheby's Lithograph, 1925, a fine impression, signed in pencil, inscribed and numbered épr. d'artiste 2/10 (aside from the edition of 50), on china paper; image: 547 by 442mm; 21½ by 17 3/8 in - sheet: 715 by 572mm; 28 1/8 by 22½in. Estimate 150,000—200,000 GBP. Lot Sold 229,250 GBP NOTE: Matisse focused on lithography in three phases in his life: 1906, 1914 and again in the 1920's when he chose this medium to produce a series of... [Lire la suite]
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