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BLOUIN ARTINFO France
May 10, 2016
The No. 2B pencils are sharpened to a fine point; the oversized reading glasses are set casually on an unfinished sketch; and a miniature sculpted French bulldog is placed beside a carved...
YSL’s Mondrian Dress Achieves $27,000 at Auction
April 08, 2016
An iconic Yves Saint Laurent dress that riffs on Piet Mondrian’s “Composition” series of paintings has sold for $27,500 at auction in Chicago, smashing its pre-sale estimate of $4,000 to ...
New in Town: Le Petit Royal Opens in Berlin
Robert Michael Poole
March 27, 2016
The newly opened Le Petit Royal in Charlottenburg, Berlin, is aiming to attract more than just foodies. Part of the Grill Royal group, the French cuisine restaurant is being noticed by...
YSL’s Mondrian Dress Headlines Leslie Hindman Auction
March 16, 2016
A series of dresses created by Yves Saint Laurent, inspired by a Piet Mondrian painting he bought, is among the designer’s most iconic creations. On April 7, one of these pieces will...
National Gallery of Victoria Acquires Top Fashion Collection
February 08, 2016
The National Gallery of Victoria has acquired one of the world’s most sought-after fashion collections, the Dominique Sirop Collection. The $1.4 million collection was purchased and...
Kenneth Paul Block at the MFA, Boston
December 07, 2015
If Women’s Wear Daily was the bible of the fashion set during the 1960s and ‘70s, then Kenneth Paul Block’s illustrations were the gospels. As the in-house artist for Fairchild...
Jacqueline de Ribes: The Art of Style Opens at The Met
November 15, 2015
Photographed by Richard Avedon and written about by Truman Capote, both of whom waxed lyrical about her swanlike qualities, Countess Jacqueline de Ribes first landed on the International...
Artcurial Offers Pierre Bergé-Yves Saint Laurent Islamic Art
September 25, 2015
French auction house Artcurial has announced that it will be auctioning the Islamic art collection of Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent on October 31, 2015 in the salons of the Palace Es...
Pierre Bergé's Cache of Rare Books to be Auctioned
August 24, 2015
The fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent once declared of his partner Pierre Bergé: “The world will talk about a Goût Bergé, just as it speaks of a Goût Noailles.”As the $484 million...
Viva Vintage: The Thrill of Collecting Haute Couture
June 02, 2015
Digging into the past is a perennial theme in fashion. To know the future, contemporary fashion designers often delve into the archives to understand how the codes of the house were...
China: Through the Looking Glass opens on May 7 at The Met
May 04, 2015
When the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual spring fashion exhibition opens this month in New York, one of its most breathtaking components will be the transformation of the Sackler...
Yves Saint Laurent's First UK Exhibition Bows This July
April 27, 2015
Yves Saint Laurent, one of the most influential and iconic fashion designers of the 20th century, is getting his first UK exhibition this summer at The Bowes Museum.Exploring the French...
Yves Saint Laurent’s Scandalous Collection Revisited
March 16, 2015
In January 1971, Yves Saint Laurent presented 'Liberation,' a 1940s-inspired fashion collection replete with square shoulders, knee-length skirts, platform shoes, and exaggerated make-up...
Private Haute Couture Collection at Sotheby’s
March 03, 2015
Sotheby’s is partnering with Kerry Taylor Auctions to sell the haute couture collection of Didier Ludot, a well-known vintage fashion retailer in Paris, on July 8.The catalog of 150...
Coffee Table Books for a Stylish February
February 10, 2015
75 YEARS OF MARVEL: FROM THE GOLDEN AGE TO THE SILVER SCREEN Roy Thomas, Taschen, 712 pages, $200Encompassing vintage images, artwork, bio-briefs, essays and commentary, this...
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