07 septembre 2012

Sweden's Nationalmuseum announces acquisition of a painting by artist Jan Lievens

Jan Lievens, Painting of St Paul, ca. 1627-29. Oil on canvas. Photo: Linn Ahlgren/Nationalmuseum STOCKHOLM.- Nationalmuseum’s extensive collection of Dutch old masters has been enriched with the addition of a leading work by Jan Lievens. The painting of Saint Paul is dated 1627–1629 and was originally part of the Sparre collection. This is one of Nationalmuseum’s most significant acquisitions of recent years. Jan Lievens (1607–1674) was born in Leiden, where he joined the studio of Joris van Schooten in 1615, before moving to... [Lire la suite]
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07 septembre 2012

Varisite with inclusions / Lucin, Utah

Varisite with inclusions / Lucin, Utah 
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07 septembre 2012

Sotheby's at Chatsworth, features, for the first time, the work of a single artist, Barry Flanagan

Barry Flanagan, Nijinski Hare, 1996, 518 x 188 x 262cm. Photo: Sotheby's LONDON.- Sotheby's annual selling exhibition of monumental sculpture, Beyond Limits, staged in the historic grounds of Chatsworth House, will be on view from 7th September to 28th October 2012. Now in its seventh year, for the first time, Beyond Limits will showcase the work of a single artist, Barry Flanagan, RA OBE (1941-2009). In collaboration with Waddington Custot Galleries, London, Sotheby’s will exhibit 15 of the artist’s large-scale sculptures. This... [Lire la suite]
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