13 avril 2016

Paul Bril (Antwerp c. 1554-1626 Rome), Autumn and Spring, 1598

Lot 134. Paul Bril (Antwerp c. 1554-1626 Rome), Autumn: A wooded landscape with apples being harvested in the foreground, a villa and lake beyond; and Spring: Elegantly dressed figures playing music in a rowboat in the foreground, with shepherds watering a flock of sheep and other figures merrymaking, a villa and town beyond, the former signed and dated 'P · BRILL 1598' (lower left); the latter signed and dated 'P · BRIL 1598' (lower center), oil on copper, circular, 5 3/8 in. (13.6 cm.) diameter, a... [Lire la suite]

30 mars 2016

Major Rubens-discovery leads Auctioneers Bernaerts' sale of Old Master Paintings in Antwerp

Rubens, Turbaned rider on a bucking horse trying to fend off enemies, double-sided pen and brush drawing. This image is found in paper from the mill in Fabriano, Italy, dated 1598 and was first identified by Uwe Westfehling in 2001. ANTWERP.- This large double-sided pen and brush drawing with variations of a turbaned rider on a bucking horse trying to fend off enemies was recently discovered in an Antwerp private collection. Drawn freely with a medium size brush it shows no underdrawing in chalk or charcoal. The... [Lire la suite]
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