23 octobre 2018

Edward Burne-Jones Retrospective Opens at the Tate

Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Sidonia von Bork, 1860, Tate Bequeathed by W. Graham Robertson 1948 Tate Britain presents the largest Edward Burne-Jones retrospective to be held in the UK for a generation. Renowned for otherworldly depictions of beauty inspired by myth, legend and the Bible, Edward Burne-Jones (1833–98) was a pioneer of the symbolist movement and the only Pre-Raphaelite to achieve world-wide recognition in his lifetime. This ambitious and wide-ranging exhibition brings together over 150 works in different... [Lire la suite]
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23 octobre 2018

Sotheby's to offer two exceptional landscapes by Caspar David Friedrich

LONDON.- Today more perhaps than at any time since Caspar David Friedrich’s death almost 180 years ago, his sublime and timeless landscapes are being appreciated by artists and public alike. The artistic embodiment of landscape painting of the Romantic era, Friedrich strove to express mood and meaning through nature, his aesthetic informed by his Protestant upbringing and the idea of divine creation manifesting itself in the natural world. Now, on 12 December in London, Sotheby’s will offer two landscapes by... [Lire la suite]
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10 octobre 2018

Christie's to offer Vincent Van Gogh's Coin de jardin avec papillons

Vincent Van Gogh, Coin de jardin avec papillons, oil on canvas, 1887. Estimate on request © Christie’s Images Limited 2018. NEW YORK, NY.- On 11 November Christie’s will offer the painting that marked the moment Vincent Van Gogh ‘crossed the divide into contemporary art,’ Coin de jardin avec papillons, 1887 (estimate on request). Presented at auction for the first time, Coin de jardin avec papillons possesses a sweeping exhibition history. Most recently, it was exhibited as a focal point of ‘Van Gogh &... [Lire la suite]
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01 septembre 2018

Special exhibition focuses on Van Gogh's work, spirituality and view of nature

Vincent van Gogh, Self-portrait, April-June 1887. Detail. Coll. Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo. ISHØJ.- From 1 September 39 works by Vincent van Gogh are on view at ARKEN. The special exhibition VAN GOGH focuses on the famous artist’s work, spirituality and view of nature, and is the first major exhibition dedicated to Van Gogh’s paintings and drawings in Denmark for more than 50 years. On 23 December 1888, when Vincent van Gogh cut off most of his left ear during a psychotic episode, he was still entirely unknown... [Lire la suite]
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23 août 2018

Didier Aaron, Stand 332 Stand 332 at TEFAF New York Fall 2018

Louis-Léopold Boilly (La Bassée, 1761 - Paris, 1845), La tendresse conjuguale, France, circa 1807-1810. Oil on panel, 52.5 x 43.5 cm (20.6 x 17.2 in.). Signed lower left 'L. Boilly'. Image courtesy / Stand 332 Provenance: Jean-François Pillot, Paris, until 1818; possibly Boilly collection, 1819; collection of Paul Barroilhet, 1852; collection of Charvet, 1898; collection of Givaudan, 1930; and thence by inheritance. Literature: Etienne Breton and Pascal Zuber, Boilly catalogue raisonné, Paris, forthcoming,... [Lire la suite]
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22 août 2018

Meuble d'appui en ébène, placage d'ébène, laque de Chine et vernis européen d'époque Charles X

Lot 86. Meuble d'appui en ébène, placage d'ébène, laque de Chine et vernis européen d'époque Charles X. H. 117 x L. 95 x P. 47 cm ; 46 x 37 1/3 x 18 1/2 in. Estimation  €25,000 - €50,000. Photo Sotheby's le plateau de marbre rectangulaire, la façade à décor de paysage lacustre et personnages sur fond noir, ouvrant par un tiroir et un vantail, reposant sur une base en plinthe. the rectangular marble top, the front with riparian scenes and figures on a black background, opening by a drawer and a door,... [Lire la suite]

19 août 2018

Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum explores the relationship between Monet and Boudin

MADRID.- The monographic exhibition Monet / Boudin presented by the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza offers visitors the first opportunity to discover the relationship between the great Impressionist painter Claude Monet (Paris, 1840 - Giverny, 1926) and his master Eugène Boudin (Honfleur, 1824 - Deauville, 1898), the most important representative of mid-19th-century French plein air painting. This joint presentation of their work not only aims to cast light on Monet’s formative years, in which Boudin played an... [Lire la suite]
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14 août 2018

Kröller-Müller Museum sheds new light on the work of French artist Odilon Redon

Exhibition view Odilon Redon. La littérature et la musique. Photo: Marjon Gemmeke. © Kröller-Müller Museum. OTTERLO.- In Odilon Redon. La littérature et la musique, the Kröller-Müller Museum sheds new light on the oeuvre of French artist Odilon Redon (Bordeaux 1840-Paris 1916). With a large number of paintings, pastels, drawings and lithographs, the exhibition shows the important role that literature and music play in Redon’s life and work. Appealing to the senses Redon is a painter, pastelist, draughtsman... [Lire la suite]
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28 juillet 2018

Jean-Baptiste Greuze, Portrait of Florentius Josephus van Ertborn (1784-1840)

Lot 135. Jean-Baptiste Greuze (Tournus 1725 - 1805 Paris), Portrait of Florentius Josephus van Ertborn (1784-1840), signed center right: J.B. Greuze, and inscribed on the reverse: F.J. van ertborn ætate XXI / Greuze pinxit anno MDCCCIV, oil on panel, 25 1/2 by 20 15/16 in.; 64.8 by 53.2 cm. Estimate 400,000 — 600,000 USD. Lot sold 938,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. Provenance: Commissioned from the artist by Florentius Josephus van Ertborn (1784-1840), 1804;Comte Charles de Bergeyck,... [Lire la suite]
25 juillet 2018

Landmark Monet exhibition to premiere at Denver Art Museum

Claude Monet, Path in the Wheat Fields at Pourville (Chemin dans les blés à Pourville), 1882. Oil paint on canvas; 23 x 30-1/2 in. Denver Art Museum: Frederic C. Hamilton Collection, 2016.365. DENVER, COLO.- The Denver Art Museum will be home to the most comprehensive U.S. exhibition of Monet paintings in more than two decades when it presents Claude Monet: The Truth of Nature, in the fall of 2019. The exhibition will feature more than 100 paintings spanning Monet’s entire career and will focus on the celebrated French... [Lire la suite]
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