19 octobre 2017

Hammershøi's 'Interior with Woman at Piano' to be offered by Sotheby's in New York

Vilhelm Hammershøi (1864 - 1916), Interior with Woman at Piano. Estimate: $2,500,000-3,500,000 / DKK 15.8-22.2 million. Courtesy Sotheby’s. NEW YORK, NY.- This Autumn, Sotheby’s will offer an elegant and introspective work from Vilhelm Hammershøi’s most accomplished period. Painted in 1901, Interior with Woman at Piano, Strandgade 30 is distinguished by its refined palette of chromatic greys, spare compositional elements, and a mesmeric psychological complexity. Estimated at $2,500,000-3,500,000 (DKK 15.8-22.2... [Lire la suite]
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17 octobre 2017

Koopman Rare Art at TEFAF New York Fall 2017

NEW YORK - After a successful debut show last year TEFAF returns to New York this fall. The Fair provides a vital, transatlantic meeting ground for a global community of dealers, collectors, curators, interior designers and art-and-antique enthusiasts. Lewis Smith, Director of Koopman Rare Art said: “As a long-standing exhibitor at TEFAF Maastricht, we were extremely pleased to have been selected as one of the 94 world class art dealers to take part in TEFAF’s first ever Fair outside Europe. New York responded enthusiastically to... [Lire la suite]
15 octobre 2017

Joseph Paelinck (Oostakker 1781-1839 Brussels), Bacchus and Ariadne

Joseph Paelinck (Oostakker 1781-1839 Brussels), Bacchus and Ariadne. Oil on canvas, 187 x 133 cm (73.6 x 52.4 in.) © Didier Aaron Provenance: C. F. Southgate Collection; Collection of George William Coventry, ninth Earl of Coventry (1838-1930) Exhibition: Salon de Lille de 1825, no. 501. The Didier Aaron gallery was established in Paris, France in 1923. Originally focused on Asian art and European furniture and decorative arts, the gallery quickly evolved into an establishment selling important... [Lire la suite]
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21 septembre 2017

DC's Phillips Collection Presents 'Renoir and Friends'

Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Luncheon of the Boating Party, 1880–81. Oil on canvas, 51 1/4 x 69 1/8 in. The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC, Acquired 1923. Washington DC - Opening this fall on October 7, The Phillips Collectionpresents an exceptional exhibition inspired by the museum’s celebrated Luncheon of the Boating Party (1880–81) by Pierre Auguste Renoir. Comprised of more than 40 carefully chosen works from private and public collections around the world, Renoir and Friends: Luncheon of the... [Lire la suite]
17 septembre 2017

Le Jardin secret des Hansen, la collection Ordrupgaard au Musée Jacquemart-André

Le Jardin secret des Hansen : La collection Ordrupgaard. Affiche. PARIS - Comme au Musée Jacquemart-André, la collection Ordrupgaard est constituée par un couple féru d’art, les danois Wilhelm (1868-1936) et Henny (1870-1951) Hansen. Homme d’affaires passionné d’art, esprit indépendant et visionnaire, Wilhelm Hansen assemble en seulement deux ans entre 1916 et 1918 une collection unique en Europe d’oeuvres représentatives de l’impressionnisme et du postimpressionnisme de la seconde moitié du XIXe et du début... [Lire la suite]
17 septembre 2017

Monet collectionneur au musée Marmottan

Monet collectionneur : Renoir, Manet, Caillebotte, Cézanne, Pissarro, Morisot... Affiche. PARIS - Claude Monet, le plus célèbre des impressionnistes, fut aussi le plus secret des collectionneurs. A l’exception de ses estampes japonaises, on ignore les chefs-d’œuvre qu’il a réunis tout au long de sa vie. Ils constituent pourtant le panthéon artistique et sentimental du maître de Giverny. Pour la première fois, le musée Marmottan Monet lève le voile sur cette passion privée et organise, du 14 septembre 2017 au 14 janvier 2018,... [Lire la suite]

12 septembre 2017

Christie’s To Offer Items From The Personal Collection Of Claude Monet

Sacha Guitry, Claude Monet, Giverny, 1915, gelatin silver print, aristotype. © Christie’s Images Limited 2017. London – Christie’s will offer objects and artworks from the personal collection of Claude Monet in Hong Kong on 26 November 2017. In addition to being the very first sale dedicated to Impressionism organised in Asia, the auction will be transmitted in real time in our Parisian auction room so that our European based clients may also attend the sale and participate. Titled Dear... [Lire la suite]
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22 août 2017

Exhibition devoted to environmentally-conscious artists on view at Florence Griswold Museum

Martin Johnson Heade, Jungle Orchids and Hummingbirds, 1872. Oil On Canvas, 18 1/4 x 23 in., 46.4 x 58.4 cm; Yale University Art Gallery, Christian A. Zabriskie and Francis P. Garvan, B.A. 1897, M.A.(Hon.) 1922, Funds, 1971.80. Courtesy Florence Griswold Museum OLD LYME, CONN.- The Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme, Connecticut, is presenting a major exhibition entitled Flora/Fauna: The Naturalist Impulse in American Art, on view through September 17, 2017. Drawn extensively from the Museum’s collection, as well... [Lire la suite]
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17 août 2017

Exhibition highlights a major body of paintings by Monet produced in Giverny

VANCOUVER.- The Vancouver Art Gallery is presenting the most comprehensive exhibition of French painter Claude Monet’s work in Canada in two decades. Claude Monet’s Secret Garden presents thirty-eight paintings spanning the career of one of the most important figures in Western art. Claude Monet’s Secret Garden culminates in a phenomenal body of work produced in Giverny, a small village in northern France where Monet resided from 1883 to the end of his life in 1926. A creative endeavour in their own right, the gardens... [Lire la suite]
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14 août 2017

Five masterpieces on three continents to be united for the first time ever on Facebook

This file photo taken on January 24, 2014 shows a gallery supervisor posing for photographs with two versions of Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh's Sunflowers paintings at the National Gallery in London. Five versions of Vincent van Gogh's masterpiece painting "Sunflowers" will be united across three continents for the first time on August 14, 2017 via a consecutive livestream feed, the Van Gogh museum in Amsterdam has said. LEON NEAL / AFP LONDON.- In 1888/9 in Arles in the South of France, Vincent van Gogh painted several... [Lire la suite]
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