30 janvier 2017

Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens presents masterworks from the Dahesh Museum of Art

Luigi Bazzani, Italian, 1836 - 1927,  A Pompeian Interior, 1882. Oil on panel, 28 x 21 1/8 in., Dahesh Museum of Art, New York 1996.24. JACKSONVILLE, FLA.- The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens’ newest exhibition Academic Splendor: Nineteenth- Century Masterworks from the Dahesh Museum of Art, is on display January 27 through April 16, 2017. More than 40 stunning paintings and sculptures tell the story of a century that tried to balance deep-rooted artistic traditions while creating new ones. “We... [Lire la suite]

29 janvier 2017

Court Rank Badge (Buzi), China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 16th century

Court Rank Badge (Buzi), China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 16th century. Silk tapestry weave (kesi), 14 x 14 in. (35.56 x 35.56 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of Miss Bella Mabury (M.39.2.375). Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA
29 janvier 2017

Rank Badge (Buzi) of the Fourth Military Rank with Tiger, China, late Ming dynasty (1368-1644), late 16th to mid-17th century

Rank Badge (Buzi) of the Fourth Military Rank with Tiger, China, late Ming dynasty (1368-1644), late 16th to mid-17th century. Silk satin with silk and metallic thread embroidery. Overall: 12 1/4 x 12 5/8 in. (31.115 x 32.0675 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of Miss Bella Mabury (M.39.2.234). Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA
29 janvier 2017

Badge (Lizi) of the Imperial Prince with Dragon, China, late Ming dynasty (1368-1644), mid-17th century

Badge (Lizi) of the Imperial Prince with Dragon, China, late Ming dynasty (1368-1644), mid-17th century. Silk satin with silk and metallic thread embroidery. Diameter: 11 3/4 in. (29.85 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury (M.49.6.8). Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA
29 janvier 2017

Three Winged Putti Forging Arrow Heads, Roman (cameo), 1st century

Three Winged Putti Forging Arrow Heads, Roman (cameo); modern (setting), 1st century (cameo); modern (setting). Gold and onyx. Weight: 3.2 g.; circumference: 58 mm.; size: US 8.5, UK Q ½. Griffin Collection, L.2015.72.31 © 2000–2017 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
29 janvier 2017

Late Roman Ring, Roman, late 4th–5th century

Late Roman Ring, Roman, late 4th–5th century. Made in probably Britian. Gold, set with yellow, green, and red glass, two sapphires, and a garnet. Bezel 28 x 23 x 4 mm.; circumference 58 mm.; weight 10.1gr. Griffin Collection, L.2015.72.3 © 2000–2017 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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29 janvier 2017

Two-Finger Ring, Byzantine, early 6th century

Two-Finger Ring, Byzantine, early 6th century. Gold, amethyst, emerald, glass, pearl. Height 27 mm.; length 45.7 mm.; weight 11.79 g.; US 10 and 10.25, UK. Griffin Collection, L.2015.72.30 © 2000–2017 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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29 janvier 2017

Mirror (Jing) with Grapevines, Birds, and Lions, China, Middle Tang dynasty, about 700-800

Mirror (Jing) with Grapevines, Birds, and Lions, China, Middle Tang dynasty, about 700-800. Cast bronze. Diameter: 4 3/4 in. (12.07 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, William Randolph Hearst Collection (47.8.18). Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA
29 janvier 2017

Mirror (Jing) with 'TLV' Design, China, Eastern Han dynasty, 25-220

Mirror (Jing) with 'TLV' Design, China, Eastern Han dynasty, 25-220. Cast bronze, 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (1.27 x 16.51 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eric Lidow (AC1998.251.29). Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA
29 janvier 2017

Mirror (Jing) with Mountains, Phoenixes, and Clouds, China, Middle Tang dynasty, about 700-800

Mirror (Jing) with Mountains, Phoenixes, and Clouds, China, Middle Tang dynasty, about 700-800. Cast bronze. Diameter: 8 3/4 in. (22.23 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Mr. and Mrs. Allan C. Balch Collection (M.55.10). Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA