Saturday, December 28, 2013

Optical Illusions

Bernard Pras, The Wave, 2007

                                                        John De Andrea, Magda, 2004

                              Kimiko Yoshida, Mao Bride (Red Red Guard): Slef-Portrait, 2009

The museum of illusions : optical tricks in art / Céline Delavaux ; translation from French, Fabia Claris.

Saturday, December 7, 2013


Sophia Loren at her Home, Naples, 1955

Ingrid Bergman, Rome, 1952

Ingrid Bergman Carrying her Twin Daughters, Rome, 1952

We went back : photographs from Europe 1933-1956 by Chim / Cynthia Young ; with essays by Carole Naggar, Roger Cohen..

Saturday, November 30, 2013

Franz Hitzler: Colour My Life

Membrane, 2012

Colour is my life = Farbe ist mein Leben / introduction by Wolfgang Jean Stock ; [translation from the German: Jane Michael].

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

La collection Marlene et Spencer Hays

Paul César Helleu, Jeune Fille en Blanc, 1885
Paul-Élie Ranson, Paysage japonisant, dit aussi Le Mur fleuri, c. 1899
Bernardi, Claire. : Une passion française : La collection Marlene et Spencer Hays / Claire Bernardi, Isabelle Cahn, Stéphane Guéguan..

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Man Ray Portraits

Lee Miller, Juan-Les-Pins, Antibes, 1930

Model Wearing a Lucien Lelong Gown, Seated in a Wheelbarrow by Oscar Dominguez, 1937

Man Ray portraits / [edited by] Terence Pepper ; with an introduction by Marina Warner.

Saturday, November 2, 2013

La Maison Goupil e l'Italia

Eugenio De Blaas, Pulcinella in convento, 1887

Vittorio Corcos, Le istitutrici ai campi Elisi

La Maison Goupil e l'Italia : il successo italiano a Parigi negli anni dell'impressionismo / a cura di Paolo Serafini.

Saturday, October 26, 2013

Kiki Kogelnik

Heart, c.1966

No Love, c.1970
Kiki Kogelnik : "I Have Seen the Future" / herausgegeben von Florian Waldvogel ; mit Essays von Angela Stief, Annette Tietenberg und Florian Waldvogel.

Saturday, October 19, 2013

Edwardian Opulence

James Stack Lauder (James Lafayette), Lady White and Mrs. Percy Curtis, May 25, 1900

James Stack Lauder (James Lafayette), Miss Sheila Cooper, June 14, 1902

Mervyn O'Gorman, Christina by the Boat, 1913, autochrome

Henry Essenhigh Corke, Mother and Child, c.1910, autochrome

Edwardian opulence : British art at the dawn of the twentieth century / edited by Angus Trumble and Andrea Wolk Rager ; with contributions by A. Cassandra Albinson ... [et al.].

Saturday, October 5, 2013

Walter Niedermayr

Aspen 100, 2009

Aspen 78, 2009

Walter Niedermayr: Aspen Series.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Sieff : fashion

Astrid Heeren, dress Bill Blass for Maurice Rentner, Palm Beach, Harper's Bazaar, 1964

Charlotte Rampling, Yves Saint Laurent, Paris, Vogue France, 1970

Marina Schiano, dress Yves Saint Laurent, Paris, Vogue France, 1970

Kim, Paris, 1978

Ina Balke, coat Monte-Sano & Pruzan, World's Fair, New York, Harper's Bazaar, 1964

Pullover and skirt, V.D.e., Paris, Vogue France, 1965

Fashion Pertegaz, with Spanish comedian playing a carabiniere, Madrid, Harper's Bazaar, 1966

Bikini, Jantzen, Harper's Bazaar, 1963

Ensemble in terrycloth, Linda Martin, Paris, Nova, May 1967
Paris, Harper's Bazaar, 1964
Adriana Karembeu, fashion Dolce & Gabbana, Normandy, Elle US, 1995

Sieff : fashion / edited by Barbara Sieff, Sonia Sieff & Ira Stehmann.

Sunday, September 29, 2013

New perspectives in drawing

                                               Judie Bamber, Mom in Shadow, 2011

                                Firelei Baez, Demetrea (from the series Geographic Delay), 2011

Vitamin D2 : new perspectives in drawing / project editor, Matt Price.

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Sharon Core

Strawberries and Ostrich Egg, 2007

Early American / Sharon Core.

Saturday, September 14, 2013


Sunflowers : a monographic exploration of Peter Coker's1958-9 painting / set alongside an introductory essay by Andrew Lambirth and 'Meditations' by Carrie Etter.

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Jean-Étienne Liotard

Jean-Étienne Liotard, La Belle Chocolatière, 1744-5

Baroque : theatrum mundi : the world as a work of art / edited by Rolf Toman ; photographs by Achim Bednorz ; text by Barbara Borngässer ; produced by Thomas Paffen ; [translation from German Richard George Elliott ... [et al.]]

Saturday, August 31, 2013

Juan Francisco Casas

Itshardtobeanartist/Thedanishabuse4, 2009

Juan Francisco Casas, Real Academia de Espana en Roma

Lickingvesalius3, 2010

Aliskillaclick4, 2011

Juan Francisco Casas / [texto, Víctor Zarza].

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Emil Otto Hoppé

Charles Burchett tattooing a woman's back, Waterloo Road, London, 1931

Hoppé portraits : society, studio & street / [essay by Phillip Prodger ; editor, Claudia Block].

Saturday, August 17, 2013

Imogen Cunningham

Phoenix Recumbent, 1968

Flowering Cactus, c. 1930

Marian Simpson, Painter, 1934

Pregnant Woman 3, 1959

After the Bath, 1953

Helene Mayer, Canyon de Chelly 3, 1939

Imogen Cunningham.

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Niko Pirosmani

Woman Carrying Easter Eggs

Op zoek naar Pirosmani = In search of Pirosmani / [samenst. Moniek Peters ; red. Gaby van der Zee et al.].