27 mars 2016

"August Kopisch: Painter, Poet, Discoverer, Inventor" on view at Alte Nationalgalerie

August Kopisch, The Pontine Marshes at Sunset, 1848. Oil on canvas, 62 x 111 cm, National Museums in Berlin - National Gallery | Photo: Andres Kilger BERLIN.- In this exhibition on the work of August Kopisch (1799–1853), Berlin’s Alte Nationalgalerie focuses on one of the most versatile nineteenth century artists. Like nobody else, the Breslau-born artist combined painting, poetry, and the spirit of discovery and invention. He first made a name for himself as the discoverer of the Blue Grotto on the island... [Lire la suite]

27 mars 2016

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art exhibits first full exploration of Romantic era fashion

Dress with evening bodice (detail), c. 1850, American, Silk, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Gift of the Estate of Matta Grimm Lacey, 1976.33B,C. Courtesy Wadsworth Atheneum. HARTFORD, CONN.- The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in Hartford, Conn., is mounting the first exhibition to fully explore the Romantic era as a formative period in costume history from Mar. 5, 2016 – Jul. 10, 2016. “Gothic to Goth: Romantic Era Fashion & Its Legacy,” presents historic garments alongside literary works, paintings, prints,... [Lire la suite]
19 août 2015

Sotheby's New York announces 19th Century Furniture & Decorative Arts Sale

George-Henry Blake, The Frick Commodes’ Companion Pair, Boulle Style Marquetry Commodes. Estimate $300/500,000. Photo: Sotheby's.  NEW YORK, NY.- Sotheby’s is pleased to announce that its 15 October auctions of 19th Century Furniture & Decorative Arts in New York will feature both a dedicated single-owner sale at 10:00AM, Property of a Distinguished Private Asian Collection, and a various-owners auction at 2:00PM. The morning sale will highlight over 200 works from an important Private... [Lire la suite]
08 juillet 2015

Asia Week San Francisco Bay Area to launch October 2015

Detail of Blue Lotus, 1973. Lithograph on paper 22 x 30 inches, by Chang Dai-chien (Zhang Daqian). Fine Arts Gallery at SF State, Asia Week San Francisco Bay Area.  SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- Asia Week San Francisco Bay Area announced its inaugural edition celebrating Asian art in the Bay Area, October 2-10, 2015. The week will include a public program roster of galleries, museums, universities and institutions presenting exhibitions and programs representing the full spectrum of Asian cultures. Asia... [Lire la suite]
30 juillet 2013

VIETNAM. Minh Mang: Silver 7-Tien, Year 15 (1834).

VIETNAM. Minh Mang: Silver 7-Tiên, Year 15 (1834). Photo courtesy Baldwin's Obv around small sun, Rev large dragon and , 26.22g (Sch 183). Very fine. Estimate: US$250-300 Baldwin's. Hong Kong Coin Auction. Crystal Room, Level B3. Holiday Inn Golden Mile,50, Nathan Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong - http://www.baldwin.co.uk - auctions@baldwin.co.uk - Tel: +44 (0)20 7930 9808 Fax: +44 (0) 20 7930 9450
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30 juillet 2013

VIETNAM. Minh Mang (1820-41). Silver 7-Tien, Year 15 (1834).

VIETNAM. Minh Mang (1820-41). Silver 7-Tiên, Year 15 (1834). Photo courtesy Baldwin's Obv around small sun, Rev large dragon and , 26.46g (Sch 183). Very fine. Estimate: US$250-300 Baldwin's. Hong Kong Coin Auction. Crystal Room, Level B3. Holiday Inn Golden Mile,50, Nathan Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong - http://www.baldwin.co.uk - auctions@baldwin.co.uk - Tel: +44 (0)20 7930 9808 Fax: +44 (0) 20 7930 9450
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22 avril 2011

Minh Mạng 明命(1820-1840), Philong en or et en argent

Minh Mạng 明命(1820-1840), Philong 3 tiên, sous le dragon, thập ngũ 十五, «15», pour la 15e année de l'ère, soit 1834. © baldwin.co.uk Or. Minh Mạng 明命(1820-1840), Philong 2 tiên. © ngsa.ch Or; 7,8g. Minh Mạng 明命(1820-1840), Philong 7 ti, sous le dragon, thập ngũ 十五, «15», pour la 15e année de l'ère, soit 1834. © cngcoins.com Argent, 41 mm, 27,27 g.
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