4 Press Releases

Tag: Joaquim Tenreiro

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    Showplace Highlights Jewelry by Angela Cummings and Marina B

    In 1967, designer Angela Cummings first collaborated with Tiffany & Co. She later started her own jewelry collection and became a leading figure for jewelry design in the 1980s and 90s. Drawing inspiration from organic shapes and nature, Cummings’ works mainly portray flora and fauna, spiderwebs, feathers, and shells. A…

    Showplace Highlights Jewelry by Angela Cummings and Marina B
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    New York City Estate Auction, July 12

    Zapotec artist Rufino Tomayo brought Mexican folklore to life using motifs. There was something about watermelon that appealed to him, as it often became the subject of his works: “They [watermelons] are a smile from Mexico.” One of Tomayo’s watermelon paintings is featured in the New York City Estate Auction,…

    Pierre Mas Modern Bird Oil on Board
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    New York City Estate Auction-2

    This June, Showplace Antique + Design Center’s upcoming New York City Estate Auction will feature Chinese porcelain, Hermès silk scarves, vintage jewelry, and more. The sale will also offer contemporary furniture, including the works of Jorge Zalszupin, Joaquim Tenreiro, and Guiseppi Scapinelli. A leading lot of the sale is a…

    Loetz Iridescent Art Glass Jar with Silver Overlay
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    Design

    Paul Evans was a leading figure in the mid-century American Brutalist furniture movement. An example of his work is available in the upcoming Design auction, presented by Wright. The Argente cabinet designed by Evans includes two doors concealing storage and one adjustable shelf. Along with furniture, the event offers over…

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