Farrakhan Does Tehran, Chides U. For a Republican Congress. Voting in the Dark. The gallery space at Sotheby's has hosted exhibits of every sort, but none quite as opulent as the vignettes of European furniture, paintings, and Asian art currently on display.
The objects come from the collection of the Paris-based antiques dealer Ariane Dandois, who in July shuttered her gallery on the rue du Faubourg St. Sotheby's will auction off the nearly pieces of furniture and
Dandois ariane dating objects on Thursday and Friday.
This collection was built during the 34 years Ms. Dandois established herself as one of the world's foremost antiques dealers.
Dandois, descended from Russian Imperialists and a mix of Europeans, studied at the Louvre before opening her first gallery in Paris in Specializing in Oriental art, Ms. Dandois organized exhibitions of Ming furniture and Indian sculpture that attracted the attention of important collectors such as Yves St.
She quickly branched out, collecting Italian, Baltic, French, and English furniture and art spanning the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries. After visiting family members in the Soviet Union the s, Ms. Dandois became a pioneering dealer of Russian furniture.
Anything I like, anything Dandois ariane dating get interested in, I buy. An elegant Parisian, she was impeccably dressed at a recent interview despite the long hours she and her daughter, Ondine, worked on the exhibit. Molyneux covered the gallery walls with enlarged photographs to make each room look as if it were from a different time period. Another resembles a Swedish palace, complete with winter scenes glimpsed through the windows, and a third is covered with large-scale versions of etchings made by an Italian engraver, Giovanni Piranesi.