12 mai 2018

Two newly rediscovered paintings by Rembrandt go on view at the Rembrandt House

(Left) | Rembrandt and Workshop, Man with a Sword, c. 1640-44. Canvas, 102.3 x 88.5 cm, New York, The Leiden Collection. (Right) | Rembrandt, Portrait of Petronella Buys 1635. Panel, 79.5 x 56.3 cm, New York, The Leiden Collection. AMSTERDAM.- Two newly rediscovered paintings began a special visit to The Rembrandt House Museum on May 9th. Rembrandt’s Portrait of Petronella Buys (1635) and Man with a Sword (c. 1640-44), painted by Rembrandt and a member of his workshop, have not been on... [Lire la suite]

29 décembre 2016

"Chefs-d’oeuvre de la Collection Leiden, Le siècle de Rembrandt" au Musée du Louvre

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669), Autoportrait au regard plongé dans l'ombre, 1634, Huile sur panneau, 71,1 x 56 cm. © New York, The Leiden Gallery PARIS - Dans le cadre de sa saison dédiée au Siècle d’or hollandais, le musée du Louvre présente une sélection des principaux chefs-d’œuvre des peintres du XVIIe siècle hollandais, issue de la collection de Thomas Kaplan et son épouse Daphné Recanati Kaplan. Rassemblée pour la première fois dans un grand musée international, cette sélection met à l’honneur la plus... [Lire la suite]
09 novembre 2016

Rediscovered Rembrandt masterpiece displayed in London for the first time

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Self-portrait, wearing a Feathered Bonnet, 1635, National Trust, Buckland Abbey, gift from the estate of Edna, Lady Samuel of Wych Cross. © National Trust/Chris Titmus. LONDON.- Am I Rembrandt? (8 Nov – 5 March 2017), the final display in Dulwich Picture Gallery’s Making Discoveries series brings the Dutch Master’s flamboyant Self-Portrait, Wearing a Feathered Bonnet, 1635, (on loan from Buckland Abbey, National Trust) to London for the first time. The display also delves deeper into the... [Lire la suite]
14 août 2016

Rembrandt, The Great Jewish Bride, 1635

Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam), The Great Jewish Bride, 1635. Etching; second state of five; sheet: 8 9/16 x 6 7/16 in. (21.8 x 16.4 cm). H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 29.107.32 © 2000–2016 The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The sitter is Saskia Uylenburg, Rembrandt's first wife, probably shown here as the biblical heroine Esther. The unfinished image is remarkable for its play of dramatic shadows and flickering lines of... [Lire la suite]
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07 septembre 2015

Zhang Hong 1577-1662, Landscape, 1635

Zhang Hong 1577-1662, Landscape, 1635. Estimate  12,000 — 16,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. signed Zhang Hong, dated yihai (1635) of the Chongzhen reign, mid-autumn, with two seals of the arist,zhang hong, jun du; with two collector’s seals of Ouyang Zhuping (20th Century), bo hai hou ren, ou yang zhu ping; ink and color on gold paper, fan leaf; 24.3 by 52 cm. 9 1/2  by 20 1/8  in. Sotheby's. Fine Classical Chinese Paintings & Calligraphy New York,... [Lire la suite]
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11 avril 2014

Silver, Objets de Vertu, Porcelain & Faience at Koller‘s Spring Auctions, 24 March 2014

Nervousness on the market... again On 24 March, Koller‘s Spring Auctions started with an extraordinary auction for Silver, Porcelain and Faience, reaching a total of CHF 2.1 million for the day. Out of over 200 lots, 150 found a buyer. A packed auction room and approximately 200 international telephone bidders caused quite a stir, with many bidders trying to outbid one another. At CHF 444 000, the silver drinking vessel by the Augsburg master Heinrich Winterstein, designed as a ship, sold for more than 3... [Lire la suite]
27 août 2012

Portrait de Louis XIII en empereur romain. Paris, 1635

Portrait de Louis XIII en empereur romain. Paris, 1635. Photo Kohn Bronze à patine brun nuancé. Daté. Diam. 21,3 cm - Estimation : 30 000 / 35 000 €Cette plaque en bronze de forme circulaire à l'effigie de Louis XIII (1601-1643) est à rapprocher du grand art de la médaille dont l'époque la plus glorieuse se situe dans la première moitié du XVIIe siècle.Le souverain, le visage tourné sur la droite, est revêtu d'une cuirasse et ceint d'une couronne de lauriers qui renvoie aux effigies des grands... [Lire la suite]
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31 décembre 2010

17th century London & English Delft chinoiserie

A London Delft named and dated blue and white chinoiserie mug. 1635, Southwark, probably Pickleherring Quay. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Barrel-shaped, painted with a frieze of 'birds-on-rocks' among flowering plants and insects, the neck inscribed and dated :EDMVND:PEIRSON:&:ELIZABETH 1635, the lower body with a band of S-scrolls; 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm.) high - Estimate $70,000 - $90,000 Provenance: A.E. Blake; Sotheby's, London, 26 May 1970, lot 43.Thomas Burn, Rous Lench Court; Sotheby's, London, 1 July 1986,... [Lire la suite]
09 mai 2009

J. China--Blaeu, China veteribus Sinarum regio. Amsterdam, [1635]

J. China--Blaeu,  China veteribus Sinarum regio. Amsterdam, [1635] Hondius, J. China. Amsterdam, 1606, together 2 double-page engraved maps, each approx. 335 x 455mm., hand coloured (2). Est. ,500—2,000 GBP. Lot Sold 1,500 GBP  Sotheby's. Natural History, Travel, Atlases and Maps. 07 May 09. London www.sothebys.com
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