06 janvier 2019

Leopold Blaschka, Cassiopea frondescens, Dresden, 1868

Cassiopea frondescens, jellyfish, glass model, by Leopold Blaschka, Dresden, Germany, 1868, National Museum Of Scotland, Z.1868.42.19. © National Museums Scotland
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06 janvier 2019

Leopold Blaschka, Hippopode flava, Dresden, 1868

Hippopode flava, jellyfish, glass model, by Leopold Blaschka, Dresden, Germany, 1868, National Museum Of Scotland, Z.1868.42.13. © National Museums Scotland.
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06 janvier 2019

Leopold Blaschka, Rhizophysa heliantha, Dresden, 1868

Rhizophysa heliantha, siphonophore, glass model, by Leopold Blaschka, Dresden, Germany, 1868, National Museum Of Scotland, Z.1868.42.13. © National Museums Scotland.
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06 janvier 2019

Leopold Blaschka, Cyanea labiche, jellyfish, Dresden, Germany, 1868

Cyanea labiche, jellyfish, glass model, by Leopold Blaschka, Dresden, Germany, 1868, National Museum Of Scotland, Z.1868.42.5. © National Museums Scotland. 
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22 octobre 2016

Neue Pinakothek, Munich, presents 'Three Colours Black' from October 6, 2016 through January 9, 2017

Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez. Young Spanish Nobleman, c. 1631. Canvas, 89,2 x 69,5 cm. Courtesy: Bayerische Staatsgemälde-Sammlungen, Alte Pinakothek, Munich. Munich - Black, the achromatic colour, plays a surprisingly crucial role in the history of painting. Black is a metaphor, a compositional device, and, from a technical standpoint, poses a particular challenge to the painter. In some of the earliest surviving paintings, black was used to add depth to dark areas; it came to be suggestive of the... [Lire la suite]
17 août 2016

From Manet to Dalí, European and American masters gather at Swann in New York for September 22 sale

Henri Matisse, Nu au coussin bleu, lithograph, 1924. Estimate $40,000 to $60,000. Image courtesy of Swann Auction Galleries. NEW YORK, NY.- Swann Auction Galleries’ September 22 auction of 19th & 20th Century prints and drawings in New York features a host of American and European masters spanning the past 200 years. From Manet and Renoir to Whistler and Toulouse-Lautrec, 19th century artists meet leading lights of the 20th, including Picasso, Matisse, Miró, Chagall, Braque and Dalí. Édouard... [Lire la suite]

18 février 2016

BachmannEckenstein JapaneseArt at Asia Week New York 2016

Ikeno Taiga and Gyokuran, Landscape. Ink and color on paper, 51 x 10 ¾ inches. © BachmannEckenstein  Teabowl. Japan, Edo Period, 17th century. Iga ware. Height: 3 x 5 inches (7.5 x 12.5 cm). © BachmannEckenstein  Tamamizu Ichigen (1662-1722). Raku Teabowl. Japan, Edo Period. Raku ware. Height: 3 3/8 inches (8.7 cm). Diameter: 4 1/4 inches (11 cm). © BachmannEckenstein  Hine Taizan (1813-1869). Hanging Scroll. Japan, Meiji Period—dated 1868.... [Lire la suite]
17 novembre 2015

New exhibition at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery explores Monet and the Impressionist Revolution, 1860-1910

Claude Monet (French, 1840–1926). Les Glaçons (The Ice Floes), 1880. Oil on canvas, 46 3/16 x 66 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches (117.32 x 168.28 x 8.89 cm). Collection of Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, Vermont, Gift of Electra Havemeyer Webb Fund, Inc., 1972-69.2. Image courtesy of Shelburne Museum. BUFFALO, NY.- On November 15, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery opened a new exhibition comprising prominent works by Claude Monet (French, 1840–1926) and other leading artists associated with the Impressionist movement. Monet and the... [Lire la suite]
15 mars 2010

Jean Baptiste Vuillaume ((b Mirecourt, 1798; d Paris, 1875), A violin. Paris, 1868

Jean Baptiste Vuillaume ((b Mirecourt, 1798; d Paris, 1875), A violin. Paris, 1868. Photo Sotheby's labelled Jean Baptiste Vuillaume à Paris, 3, rue Demours-Ternes JBV, numbered internally 2748, signed in the upper treble bout of the back and branded Vuillaume - length of back 14 in., 35.5cm. Est. 40,000—60,000 GBP. Lot Sold 97,250 GBP Sotheby's. Musical Instruments. 09 Mar 10. London www.sothebys.com
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11 août 2008

Bowl Dang Huy Tru "dong mach co tung"

Bowl Dang Huy Tru "dong mach co tung", China, Guangdong, Qing dynasty, 1868, porcelain in underglaze cobalt-blue, H. 8 cm, D. 21 cm, Ho Chi Minh city, Museum of Vietnamese History, gift of Vuong Hong Sen - pattern : “Dong mach co tung” (deer and pine)