23 septembre 2016

15 preeminent New York City dealers launch October Art Week

Gaspare Traversi, (Napoli 1722 ca. - Roma 1770), The Monk, the Novice, and the Maiden. Oil on canvas, 24 3/8 x 29 1/8 inches (62 x 74 cm.). Courtesy Robert Simon Fine Art. NEW YORK, NY.- Fifteen of the city's preeminent galleries-all clustered on the Upper East Side-are hosting simultaneous opening-night receptions to kick off the first edition of October Art Week, October 20 to 26. The gallery receptions, open to the public and comfortably walkable from one another, are being held to expand upon the buzz and... [Lire la suite]

02 septembre 2016

Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503-1540), Madonna And Child, c. 1525-1527

Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503-1540), Madonna And Child, c. 1525-1527. Oil on panel. Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
02 septembre 2016

Parmigianino (Italian, 1503-1540), Madonna And Child, 1527

Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503-1540), Madonna And Child, c. 1527-1530. Oil on panel, 17 5/8 x 13 3/8 in. (44.8 x 34 cm) Framed: 24 1/16 x 20 x 2 1/2 in. (61.1 x 50.8 x 6.4 cm), AP 1995.09. Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, USA © 2016 Kimbell Art Museum Hailed as the new Raphael, Parmigianino was one of the most influential artists of the sixteenth century, cultivating a mannered gracefulness of pose and physiognomy, combined with new and dramatic coloristic... [Lire la suite]
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02 septembre 2016

Parmigianino (Italian, 1503-1540), Madonna And Child, 1525

Parmigianino (Italian, 1503-1540), Madonna And Child, 1525. Oil on panel, 34.1 x 58.8 cm. Galleria Doria Pamphili, Rome, Italy.
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17 janvier 2016

"Michelangelo: Sacred and Profane" marks first time Renaissance master's works on view in Arizona

Michelangelo, Madonna and Child, c. 1524. Black chalk, red chalk, red wash, white heightening and ink. Collection of the Casa Bruonarroti, Florence, inv. 71F. Image credit: © Casa Buonarroti. All rights reserved. PHOENIX, AZ.- Phoenix Art Museum will be the site of the first exhibition in Arizona of artwork by Italian Renaissance master Michelangelo beginning January 17, through March 27. The exhibition, Michelangelo: Sacred and Profane, Masterpiece Drawings from the Casa Buonarroti, features 26 rare and delicate sketches... [Lire la suite]
21 novembre 2015

Robbers make off with masterpieces by Rubens and Tintoretto from museum in Verona

  Three men dressed in black entered the Castelvecchio museum in northern Italy at the evening change of guard on Thursday, tying up and gagging the site's security officer and a cashier before nabbing the paintings. Photo: Ugo franchini/Wikipedia.org. ROME (AFP).- Masterpieces by Rubens and Tintoretto were among 15 artworks stolen 'to order' by masked robbers from a museum in Verona, the city's mayor said Friday. Three men dressed in black entered the Castelvecchio museum in northern Italy at the evening change... [Lire la suite]