2 June 2015
A LATE LOUIS XV GILTWOOD SETTEE
With undulating guilloche-carved frame with ribbon-tied cresting, upholstered in floral silk
44 in. (112 cm.) wide
The Collection of Ogden Phipps; Sotheby's, New York, 19 October 2002, lot 104.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 21 October 2014, lot 175.
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The George Michael Collection sells for more than £11.3 million — including £9,264,000 from the Evening Auction in London — with all proceeds going to philanthropic causes
Pierre Frey discusses his grandfather’s iconic Parisian fabric house, and the room sets he has created for Christie’s in New York
The story of the French factory founded in the 18th century, from evolutions in style to the monarchs who gladly waited years for their commissions to be created
The artist invites us into the Cotswolds manor house where his own works sit alongside others by his father, the revered sculptor Lynn Chadwick
Specialist Victoria Tudor explains how these paintings reflect a unique period of cultural exchange between East and West
The artist entertains us in his vast Hudson Valley studio, reflecting on works in progress as well as others from his own collection being offered at Christie’s