Paavo Tynell (1890-1973)
An exceptional brass mod. 143 “Snowflake” ceiling lamp from the Fantasia serie by Paavo Tynell for Taito Oy, circa 1940
Yves Dana, un autre regard sur la sculpture
The Post-War & Contemporary Art department at Artcurial presents from 5th to 26th October 2023 an exhibition spotlighting the remarkable sculptor Yves Dana, the Egyptian-born Swiss artist. In collaboration with the renowned London gallery Waddington Custotand spanning 25 years of his career, this first major exhibition in France includes 16 artworks, in stone and bronze, offering the opportunity to discover the work of this highly regarded sculptor much appreciated by collectors across the world. All the sculptures presented will be available for purchase.
A Collection dedicated to his work
On 27th September, the Books & Manuscripts department will auction an exceptional collection of works by Alexandre Dumas. Geneviève and Jean-Paul Kahn have collected the countless works of Alexandre Dumas, gathering a library that approaches exhaustiveness. From his first plays to his masterpieces of popular literature, not forgetting his political commitment to Garibaldi, (almost) everything Dumas has to say is s to be found in this sale!
Fragonard, a rediscovered masterpiece
As every year, the Old Master & 19th Century Art department will hold its prestige sale on 22nd November, in conjunction with Fine Arts Paris & La Biennale. The sale will feature a masterpiece by Jean-Honoré Fragonard: The Sacrifice to the Minotaur. Estimated €4,000,000 - 6,000,000, this oil on canvas has been kept in the same family for over a century. An exceptional, unpublished still life by Louyse Moillon and a Saint John the Evangelist by Bartolomé Esteban Murillo will also be offered for sale.
Bonifacio - Exceptional property with panoramic views of the Sperone golf course
John Taylor Porto-Vecchio
This unique property, probably the last in this sumptuous setting, with its breathtaking panoramic views, offers indoor and outdoor living spaces in perfect harmony with its natural surroundings. Its bay windows and architecture combining stone and wood materials give this property an exceptional character.