Cotton Robes & Kimonos
Child's shibori kimono, Japan, cotton, resist dyed, mid 20th c. Size: 41'' x 37.5'' (104 x 95 cm).
Japanese han-juban (under kimono), cotton, silk sleeves, stencil dyed, 1920s. Size: 28.5'' x 46'' (72 x 117 cm).
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‘Pigeon blood’ ruby ring shines at Doyle June 17 auction
NEW YORK — Doyle‘s June 17 auction of Important Jewelry will showcase luxurious jewelry spanning the antique, Victorian, Edwardian, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, and Modern eras by the world’s most prestigious makers, including Graff, Cartier, David Webb, Van Cleef & Arpels, and Tiffany & Co. Featured will be dazzling rings, necklaces, brooches, and bracelets set […]
Princess Diana’s enduring influence on fashion
NEW YORK — More than two decades after her death, the public’s enduring fascination with Princess Diana shows no signs of abating. On July 1 — what would have been her 60th birthday — a statue honoring her legacy will be unveiled in Kensington Palace’s Sunken Garden. An exhibition, Royal Style in the Making, on […]
June 8 rug auction offers 553 ways to tie a room together
NEW YORK – The immortal Jeffrey Lebowski, better known as the Dude from the equally immortal 1998 film The Big Lebowski, was on to something when he observed that a well-chosen rug can really tie a room together. Pick the right textile–and don’t feel like you have to place it on the floor, you can […]
Gallery Report: Swann hosts Bisa Butler’s $75K auction debut
ATLANTA – At the beginning of every month, ACN columnist Ken Hall delivers top auction highlights from around the United States and the world at large. Here’s his June 2021 edition of Gallery Report. All prices include the buyer’s premium, except where noted. Bisa Butler artwork, $75,000, Swann Auction Galleries Bisa Butler’s (American, b. 1973-) 2007 […]