New Stories Every Second!

Welcome Guest!

Browse new Stories, Videos, Audios & such alike content from all over the world, every second.

Login to rapida to Save your Content Preference, to follow others or comment on Posts & To create Posts.


  • Subscriber's feeds(coming-soon)

Lee Radziwill’s Decorative Art, Books, Costume Jewelry to be Auctioned – WWD

CHRISTIE’S LANDS RADZIWILL: Practically 5 months after the dying of style-setter, socialite and inside designer Lee Bouvier Radziwill, Christie’s has secured the sale of her private assortment.

Like her famed sister Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Radziwill had a watch for vogue, design and artwork. The slender, sloe-eyed brunette was perennially related along with her iconic sister, however Radziwill cultivated her personal high-flying persona by way of her work, wit and kindness. Christie’s plans to showcase her private assortment in an exhibition and sale at its Rockefeller Middle deal with in October. Radziwill, who died in February on the age of 85, fostered an curiosity in artwork by writing letters as a young person to the esteemed Renaissance artwork historian Bernard Berenson. The adolescent knowledgeable him in a letter, “I am so terribly thrilled when I find anything concerned with art and at the height of enjoyment in an art gallery or museum.”

Whereas it’s untimely to establish particular heaps, Christie’s plans to highlight positive and ornamental artwork, books, costume jewellery, pictures and memorabilia throughout its Collector Week of auctions in New York. {The catalogue} is predicted to be launched in September. Apart from being a member of the Kennedy administration’s interior circle, Radziwill additionally had a lifetime of photographic moments. She joined the Rolling Stones’ North American tour in 1972, together with photographer Peter Beard, who took photos, and Truman Capote, who coated it for Rolling Stone journal.

After a brief stint as an inside designer, she turned a model ambassador, public relations government and particular occasions coordinator for Giorgio Armani. By way of vogue, she favored streamlined appears from Givenchy, Courrèges, Halston, Armani and Marc Jacobs. She additionally turned a muse for Michael Kors.

By way of the course of her life and lots of cultural pursuits, she befriended such influential personalities as Andy Warhol, Armani, Rudolf Nureyev, Jacobs, Capote and Sofia Coppola. (At one level, she and Nureyev loved window-shopping vintage shops in Paris at night time.) Radziwill labored for Diana Vreeland at Harper’s Bazaar and later labored within the Paris workplaces of Vogue. With properties in Paris and New York, Radziwill created well-appointed interiors with Renzo Mongiardino. Her Mongiardino-influenced inside designs had the antiquarian richness for which he was identified. Later, her adorning type additionally turned extra minimalist.

After her dying, Reinaldo Herrera stated Radziwill’s type was a results of her style. “Taste is innate. You don’t learn taste. You learn to look at things. But she had this great natural taste,” he stated.


Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on whatsapp
Share on reddit
Share on vk
Share on odnoklassniki

Didn’t find any awesome content on HomePage!! Don’t work we have some more options for you. ;)








How To