15 février 2016

Exhibition at Bilbao Fine Arts Museum explores the work of the Master Luis de Morales

Luis de Morales, Nursing Virgin, Oil on chestnut panel, 84 x 64 cm, c. 1565. Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid.  BILBAO.- Organized in tandem with the National Museum of the Prado, where it premiered last autumn, and the National Museum of Art of Catalonia in Barcelona, where it will be shown after its sojourn in Bilbao, this exhibition explores the work of the Master Luis de Morales (1510/1511-1586). Largely based on works by Morales and his studio workshop that are now in the Prado collection, the exhibition... [Lire la suite]

11 février 2016

Extraordinary private collection of 16th-century works on view for the first time to the public

Giorgio Ghisi, “The Vision of Ezekiel”, 1554, engraving. Private collection of Kirk Edward Long. Photo: Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University STANFORD, CA.- More than 180 works, selected from one of the most extensive private collections of Mannerist prints in the world, epitomize the 16th-century’s extravagant and sophisticated style. Opening at Stanford University’s Cantor Arts Center on February 10, Myth, Allegory and Faith: The Kirk Edward Long Collection of Mannerist Prints reveals the scope and... [Lire la suite]
03 novembre 2015

The Crocker Art Museum opens exhibition of German drawings from the 16th century

Albrecht Dürer, Portrait of Frederick of Saxony,n.d. Silverpoint and black chalk on light pink prepared paper, 17.8 x 14.0 cm (7 x 5 1/2 inches). École des Beaux-Arts, Paris. SACRAMENTO, CA.- In its only North American presentation, The Age of Albrecht Dürer: German Drawings from the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris, has opened at the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento. The panoramic exhibition of German drawings is centered on Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528), considered one of the greatest and most influential artists of... [Lire la suite]
20 octobre 2015

Exhibition of masterpieces from the Austrian Hapsburg dynasty brings imperial splendor to Atlanta

Giuseppe Arcimboldo (Italian, 1527-1593), Fire, 1566, oil on panel, 26 3/16 × 20 1/16 inches (66.5 cm × 51 cm). Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria. ATLANTA, GA.- A major American collaboration brings masterworks amassed by one of the longest-reigning European dynasties to the High Museum of Art. “Habsburg Splendor: Masterpieces from Vienna's Imperial Collections,” on view Oct. 18, 2015, through Jan. 17, 2016, showcases masterpieces and rare objects from the collection of the Habsburg Dynasty—the emperors of the... [Lire la suite]
05 octobre 2015

Prado opens exhibition dedicated to one of the most significant Renaissance masters

Nursing Virgin, Luis de Morales, Oil on chestnut panel, 84 x 64 cm, c. 1565, Madrid, Museo Nacional del Prado. Photo of the exhibition galleries. © Museo Nacional del Prado. MADRID.- The Museo del Prado is presenting ‘The Divine Morales’, an exhibition intended as a testament to the work and life of Luis de Morales the ‘Divine’ practically a century after the Prado hosted the first monographic exhibition devoted to the artist. Although Morales’s most representative creations were widely disseminated... [Lire la suite]
10 juin 2012

Crown. Fribourg, Switzerland, 1566. Hans Schmaltz. Gilt-copper, twisted, embossed and engraved; rock crystal, imitation pearls

Crown. Fribourg, Switzerland, 1566. Hans Schmaltz. Gilt-copper, twisted, embossed and engraved; rock crystal, imitation pearls and foiled glass pastes. Copyright: © V&A Images. All Rights Reserved
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