01 septembre 2017

Claes Van Heussen, Still life with grapes and pears in a basket,..., 1630

Lot 3039. Claes Van Heussen (1598/99 Haarlem 1631/34), Still life with grapes and pears in a basket, with peaches, apricots, plum and pomegranate with insects on a stone slab, 1630. Oil on panel. Signed and dated lower right on the stone slab: EVSTEN AN 1630, 34.3 x 54.6 cm. Estimate CHF 60 000 / 90 000 | (€ 55 560 / 83 330). Photo: Koller. Provenance: - Christie's, London, 4.12.2013, Lot 143.- European private collection.Our thanks to Dr. Fred G. Meijer who, on the basis of a... [Lire la suite]
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23 novembre 2016

Exhibition at the Prado combines drawings, paintings and prints by José de Ribera

José de Ribera, "Head of a Warrior", First half of the 1610s. Red chalk, 202 x 265 mm. Madrid, Museo Nacional del Prado MADRID.- The Museo del Prado is inaugurating Ribera. Master of Drawing, an exhibition co-organised with the Meadows Museum, which will be presented in Dallas from March next year in a reflection of this outstanding and highly productive collaboration between the two museums.  Curated by Gabriele Finaldi (former Associate Director of Conservation and Research at the Museo del Prado and now... [Lire la suite]
04 juin 2016

Rembrandt's first masterpiece exhibited for the first time in the U.S. at The Morgan

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669), Judas Returning the Thirty Pieces of Silver, 1629. Oil on panel. Private collection. © Private Collection, Photography courtesy of The National Gallery, London, 2016. NEW YORK, NY.- Completed when he was just twenty-three years old, Rembrandt’s Judas Returning the Thirty Pieces of Silver has long been recognized as the artist’s first mature work, his first masterpiece. The painting demonstrates many of the characteristics that would come to define Rembrandt’s style: dramatic lighting, a... [Lire la suite]
03 octobre 2015

Exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum explores the world of Indian textiles and fashion

LONDON.- The Fabric of India is the first exhibition to fully explore the incomparably rich world of handmade textiles from India. From the earliest known Indian textile fragments to contemporary fashion, the exhibition illustrates the technical mastery and creativity of Indian textiles and is the highlight of the V&A India Festival.  Floorspread painted and dye cotton, 1630 © Richard Davis Celebrating the variety, virtuosity and continuous innovation of India’s textile traditions, The Fabric of... [Lire la suite]
04 juin 2015

Rembrandt from Amsterdam and Jerusalem: A meeting of two masterpieces at the Israel Museum

Rembrandt van Rijn, Jeremiah Lamenting the Destruction of Jerusalem, 1630. Oil on panel, 58 x 46 cm. Rijksmuseum. JERUSALEM.- Two Rembrandt masterpieces painted in 1630 and 1631—"The Prophet Jeremiah Lamenting the Destruction of Jerusalem," which is on special loan from the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, for the Museum's 50th anniversary, and St. Peter in Prison (St. Peter Kneeling), 1631, from the Israel Museum—are displayed side by side in the new exhibition. The obvious resemblance between the two paintings, notably the... [Lire la suite]
04 avril 2014

"MOUSQUETAIRES !" au musée de l’Armée

Portrait d’officier de mousquetaire de la 2e compagnie. Paris, musée de l’Armée PARIS - Mousquetaires ! Le mot sonne comme une promesse de panache, de beaux coups d’épées et d’aventure. La nouvelle exposition du musée de l’Armée offre au grand public de redécou-vrir, sur le mode de l’enquête et du jeu, les héros qui ont tant inspiré Alexandre Dumas, mais dont le rôle réel nous est mal connu, tant la fiction a fini par occulter la réalité histo-rique de ces soldats au service du roi. Fiction et réalitéAlexandre Dumas... [Lire la suite]

01 juin 2013

École de l’Europe de l’Est, Réception de l’ambassadeur ottoman Yousouf Mouttaher Agha par le prince de Transylvanie

École de l’Europe de l’Est, Réception de l’ambassadeur ottoman Yousouf Mouttaher Agha par le prince de Transylvanie Gabriel Bethlen, au château de Gyulafehérvar en 1625, vers 1630. Photo Pierre Bergé & Associés Paris huile sur toile, 60 x 87 cm. Estimation : 100 000 / 150 000 € Pierre Bergé & Associés Paris. Lundi 10 juin 2013. Drouot Richelieu - Salle 1 - 9, rue Drouot - 75009 Paris. T. +33 (0)1 48 00 20 01
14 mai 2013

A moulded wucai vase, hu, circa 1630

A moulded wucai vase, hu, circa 1630 - Sothebys of square section, the curved sides rising from a straight foot to a waisted neck, flanked by a pair of lion mask handles suspending mock rings, one face moulded in relief with a figure holding a bow and an attendant beside, the other face with a foreigner and Buddhist lion, the two sides each similarly decorated with a basket of auspicious objects, all divided by vertical classic scroll borders in underglaze-blue, the rim and the foot encircled with keyfret band, Japanese wood... [Lire la suite]
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09 avril 2013

Petite coupe ovale en agate montée en vermeil, Allemagne, vers 1630

Lot 124. Petite coupe ovale en agate montée en vermeil Allemagne, vers 1630; Haut. 13 cm. Estimation: 12,000 - 18,000 EUR. Lot Vendu 13,750 EUR. Courtesy Sotheby's la prise en hippocampe, l'intérieur orné d'un médaillon émaillé de rinceaux et de fleurs, les anses en forme de consoles fixées grâce à des charnières en haut et en bas de la panse. Quantité: 1.  A SILVER-GILT-MOUNTED OVAL CUP, GERMANY, CIRCA 1630. Height 5 in.  REFERENCE BIBLIOGRAPHIQUE: D. Alcouffe, Les Gemmes de la... [Lire la suite]
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22 septembre 2012

Jeremias Ritter (Master 1605–06, died 1646) German, Nuremberg. Snail with Nautilus Shell

Jeremias Ritter (Master 1605–06, died 1646) German, Nuremberg. Snail with Nautilus Shell. Nautilus shell, silver gilt, c. 1630. Wadsworth Atheneum
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