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Invitation to a Vietnamese art exhibition "La colle du phénix et le fil de soie brisé: œuvres vietnamiennes majeures de la collection Melchior Dejouany" ("Phoenix Glue and Silk Thread: major Vietnamese works from Melchior Dejouany Collection") at Christie's Paris, 9 Avenue Matignon, Paris, France, with no fewer than nine artists, including Le Pho, Mai Trung ...

To celebrate the centenary of the establishment of the School of Fine Arts of Indochina (1924-2024), Christie's Paris, associated with Printemps Asiatique Paris, presents, from 8 to 13 June 2024, a Vietnamese art exhibition "La colle du phénix et le fil de soie brisé: œuvres vietnamiennes majeures de la collection Melchior Dejouany" ("Phoenix Glue and ...

Works by Vietnamese artists Le Pho, Vu Cao Dam, Nguyen Tu Nghiem, Nguyen Nam Son, Nguyen Sang... on display and auction sale at Christie’s Hong Kong, 29 May 2024. Christie's 20th Century Art Day sale this year features works by Asian masters bridging the East and the West, as well as their prominent contemporaries in ...

Le Pho (Vietnam/France, 1907-2001) Sur la terrasse (On the Terrace) signed in Chinese and signed again 'Le pho' (lower right); signed in Chinese and signed again, titled and inscribed ‘Le Pho Wally Findlay Galleries Palm Beach Sur la terrasse Pour Mr et Mrs George G. Sand avec les hommages de l'artiste’ (on the reverse); gallery ...

Le Pho (Vietnam/France, 1907-2001) La toilette (Washing) signed in Chinese and signed again ‘Le pho’ (upper right) ink and gouache on silk 34 x 31.5 cm. (13 3/8 x 12 3/8 in.) Painted circa 1942 one seal of the artist Provenance Private collection, France Thence by descent to the present owner Estimate HKD 800,000–1,500,000 On view and ...

Nguyen Gia Tri (Vietnam, 1908-1993) Paysage de Rizières (Landscape with Rice Fields) signed ‘Ng TRI’ (lower right) lacquer, eggshell white and gold paint on panel 23.5 x 23.5 cm. (9 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.) Executed circa1943 Provenance Collection of Évariste Jonchère, director of the École des Beaux-Arts de l'Indochine from 1937-1945 (gifted directly by the ...

Le Pho (Vietnam/France, 1907-2001) L’adieu au Tonkin (Farewell to Tonkin) signed and dated ‘LE-PHO 1936’ (lower left) oil on canvas 91.5 x 91.5 cm. (36 x 36 in.) Painted in 1936 Provenance Collection of Tholance-Lorenzi, France Thence by descent to the present owner Estimate HKD 550,000–750,000 On view and auction sale at Christie's Hong Kong, ...

The Getty Center is such a modernist city on a hill, a collection of dramatic buildings housing galleries filled with modern masterpieces, perched in the hills above West Los Angeles.

The largest art museum in the Western United States - Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), founded in 1961, splitting from the Los Angeles Museum of History, Science and Art; four years later, it moved to the Wilshire Boulevard complex designed by William Pereira. The museum's wealth and collections grew in the 1980s, and it added several ...

Matisse, in his workshop in Nice, Place Charles-Félix, in a decor that he organized, a stage, shimmering fabrics, flowers... He sets up his easel and the magic happens. Arriving in Nice in 1917, Matisse made the Côte d'Azur his chosen land, he lived there and above all worked there until the end of his days ...