23 octobre 2016

AGO brings rare masterpieces from Monet, van Gogh, Gauguin and more to Toronto this fall

Vincent Van Gogh, The Starry Night over the Rhone at Arles, 1888. Oil on canvas, 73 x 92 cm. Collection of Musée d’Orsay. Image courtesy the Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France/Bridgeman Images. TORONTO.- This fall, the Art Gallery of Ontario invites visitors to accompany some of the greatest artists of the 19th and 20th centuries on a spiritual journey of self-discovery. Organized in partnership with the renowned Musée d’Orsay in Paris, Mystical Landscapes: Masterpieces from Monet, van Gogh and more breaks new ground by... [Lire la suite]

30 mai 2016

Philip de László, portraits mondains

Philip de László (1869-1937), Portrait of Comtesse Jean de Castellane, née Marie Dorothée de Talleyrand-Périgord, other married name Fürstin Karl Egon IV zu Fürstenberg, 1899. Photo Jacqueline Hyde © de Laszlo Foundation Philip de László (1869-1937), Portrait de la comtesse Greffulhe, née Caraman-Chimay, 1905. Philip de László (1869-1937), Portrait d'Elaine, Duchesse de Guiche, née Greffulhe, 1905. Philip de László (1869-1937), Portrait of Princess Max Egon von Hohenlohe-Langenburg, née María de la Piedad de Yturbe, 1906.... [Lire la suite]
13 mai 2016

Art and Photography from the Pre-Raphaelites to the Modern Age on view at Tate Britain

LONDON.- Tate Britain uncovers the dynamic dialogue between British painters and photographers; from the birth of the modern medium to the blossoming of art photography. Spanning over 70 years, the exhibition brings together nearly 200 works – many for the first time – to reveal their mutual influences. From the first explorations of movement and illumination by David Octavius Hill (1802-70) and Robert Adamson (1821-48) to artful compositions at the turn-of-the-century, the show discovers how painters and photographers... [Lire la suite]
07 novembre 2015

Museum opens first retrospective of female Victorian artist Marie Spartali Stillman

Marie Spartali Stillman (1844–1927), Madonna Pietra degli Scrovigni, 1884. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 31 × 24 inches. © National Museums Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery. Presented to the Walker Art Gallery on behalf of subscribers by Harold S Rathbone in 1884.  © 2015 Delaware Art Museum WILMINGTON, DE.- Marie Spartali Stillman (1844–1927) was one of a small number of professional female artists working in the second half of the 19th century within the British Pre-Raphaelite circle. Poetry in Beauty:The... [Lire la suite]
25 septembre 2015

« FROM PARIS TO HONG KONG », Artcurial organise sa première vente à Hong Kong

Yan Pei-Ming (Né en 1960) , Timonier, 2000, huile sur toile. Estimation : 2 000 000 – 3 000 000 HK$ / environ 250 000 – 300 000 €. Paris – Artcurial organisera, pour la première fois de son histoire, une vente à Hong Kong les 5 et 6 octobre prochains, en collaboration avec Spink. Coordonnée par Isabelle Bresset, directrice associée d’Artcurial, cette vacation inédite s’inscrit dans le cadre du développement international de la maison qui s’accélère depuis plusieurs années avec l’ouverture de bureaux en... [Lire la suite]
14 août 2015

Three thousand years of the horse in art displayed at the National Gallery of Victoria

Lucy KEMP-WELCH, Horses bathing in the sea, 1900, oil on canvas, 152.9 x 306.5 cm. National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. Purchased, 1900, 93-2 © Estate of Lucy Kemp-Welch  MELBOURNE.- From the mythical winged horse Pegasus to Phar Lap’s victorious Melbourne Cup, three thousand years of the horse in art is displayed in the NGV Collection exhibition The Horse, opening on 14 August. Tony Ellwood, Director, NGV, said, ‘The horse has been a constant source of inspiration to artists throughout the world and... [Lire la suite]

08 mai 2015

Christie's Russian Works of Art Sale features collections with imperial provenance

An Important Jeweled and Enameled Gold Imperial Presentation Snuff Box, St. Petersburg, 1899. 3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) wide. Estimate: $120,000 – 180,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2015. NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s announces the sale of Russian Works of Art on May 20 in New York. Offering an exceptional selection of fresh to the market Fabergé and Russian works of art from American private collections, the auction includes rare books and photographs from the Russian imperial family as well as fine icons, porcelain and early... [Lire la suite]
09 mars 2015

"Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland" at de Young Museum

 Sir Henry Raeburn, Reverend Robert Walker, Skating on Duddingston Loch, ca.1795. Oil on canvas. Scottish National Gallery. SAN FRANCISCO —The de Young and the Kimbell Art Museum are pleased to announceBotticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland, a selection of paintings from Scotland’s premier art collections. The 55 paintings in the exhibition span a period of more than 400 years (1490–1932) and include some of  the greatest holdings of the Scottish National Gallery, Scottish... [Lire la suite]
29 mars 2013

Pansy Egg (aka the Spinach Jade) Faberge egg 1899

Pansy Egg (aka the Spinach Jade) Fabergé egg, 1899
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12 juillet 2011

Lalique. Rare et élégant collier de chien. Signé. Vers 1899.

Lalique.  Rare et élégant collier de chien. Signé. Vers 1899. Photo Delorme & Collin du Bocage centré d'un motif galbé en or découpé, décoré de roses finement ciselées, les feuilles recouvertes d'émail vert. Tour de cou composé de 10 rangs de perles fines d'environ 3.3 mm avec fermoir à glissière en or . (légères restaurations). Poids brut: 106.50 g.. Dim du devant de collier: 9.5 x 5 cm. .Long du collier: 33.5 cm env. Estimation : 60 00 - /80 000 € Ce bijoux est représenté dans la revue mensuelle d'art moderne, Art... [Lire la suite]
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