31 août 2016

Parmigianino (Italian, 1503-1540), Saint Barbara, 1522

Parmigianino (Italian, 1503-1540), Saint Barbara, 1522. Oil on canvas, 39 x 48 cm. Museo del Prado, Madrid, Spain.
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23 décembre 2015

Deckelpokal, Lap trophy from the Lüneburg Council Silver, probably in 1522, Lüneburg

Deckelpokal, Lap trophy from the Lüneburg Council Silver, probably in 1522, Lüneburg. Silver, wrought, cast and gilded z. T. Height x diameter: 42.5 x 14 cm. Ident.Nr. 1874.377. Kunstgewerbemuseum © Foto: Kunstgewerbemuseum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz. Foto Karen Bartsch Figures, keg, frames, Zinnen- and dentil crown poured. Edges, nearly all plastic parts and insides of cuppa and cover gilded. Brands under the foot. Rosettes attached to the knuckles... [Lire la suite]
05 août 2015

'About Face: Human Expression on Paper' on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Charles Antoine Coypel (French, 1694-1752). Medea, ca. 1715. Pastel; 11 9/16 x 8 1/8 in. (29.4 x 20.6 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953 (1974.25). NEW YORK, NY.- The representation of human emotion through facial expression has interested Western artists since antiquity. Drawn from The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s collection of drawings, prints, and photographs, the diverse works in About Face: Human Expression on Paper—portraits, caricatures, representations of theater and... [Lire la suite]