01 septembre 2017

Dirck Van Baburen (circa 1594 Utrecht 1624), Violin player with a wine glass, 1623

Lot 3037. Dirck Van Baburen (circa 1594 Utrecht 1624), Violin player with a wine glass, 1623. Oil on canvas. Signed and dated upper left: T. D. Baburen. F. Ao. 1623, 80.4 x 67.1 cm. Estimate CHF 60 000 / 80 000 | (€ 55 560 / 74 070). Sold for CHF 500 000. Photo: Koller Provenance: In a Swiss private collection for several generations. Our thanks to Dr. Wayne E. Franits who has confirmed the authenticity of this painting on the basis of a photograph. Koller. Old Master... [Lire la suite]

18 mars 2016

Christie's London to offer the first four folios of William Shakespeare's collected works

Published in 1623, the present copy of Shakespeare’s First Folio is one of the most desirable examples remaining in private hands. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2016. LONDON.- Christie’s commemorates 400 years since the death of William Shakespeare (1564-1616) with a landmark sale of the first four folios, the first four editions of his collected works. The Folios will be offered in a four-lot auction celebrating the Shakespeare anniversary in London on Wednesday 25 May 2016. The sale is led by an unrecorded copy of the... [Lire la suite]
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24 novembre 2015

Painting by the 17th-century Dutch painter Gerard van Honthorst on long-term loan to the Rijksmuseum

Gerard van Honthorst (1592-1656), Sater en nimf, 1623, Bruikleen Broere Charitable Foundation. AMSTERDAM.- The Rijksmuseum has received an exceptional painting by the 17th-century Dutch painter Gerard van Honthorst on long-term loan. Satyr and Nymph from 1623 is owned by the Broere Charitable Foundation, of which several works have been on view in the Rijksmuseum since 2012. The canvas, with the playful and lustful mythological figures, provides a surprising and daring look at Dutch painting in the Golden Age. Taco... [Lire la suite]
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18 mars 2014

École Flamande, 1623, Portrait d'un homme âgé de 25 ans en habit noir avec fraise de dentelle

École Flamande, 1623, Portrait d'un homme âgé de 25 ans en habit noir avec fraise de dentelle. Photo Artcurial - Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan. Huile sur panneau de chêne, trois planches. Légendé et daté 'AETATIS 25 / A° 1623' en haut à gauche. Porte deux fois la marque de la main d'Anvers au verso; 64 x 49 cm (25,20 x 19,29 in.). Estimation : 10 000 / 15 000 € 'PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN', OIL ON PANEL, FLEMISH SCHOOL, 1623 Artcurial - Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan. Mercredi 19 mars 2014. Hôtel Dassault - 7 Rond Point des Champs-Elysées -... [Lire la suite]
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