02 mai 2019

Middle Eastern Art Week led by £5.4 million portrait of Suleyman the Magnificent & 12 artist records

  Lot 129. Property of a Royal Collection. A portrait of Suleyman the Magnificent, by a follower of Gentile Bellini, Italy, probably Venice, circa 1520; oil on panel, framed; painting: 32.5 by 28cm. frame: 42 by 36cm. Estimate 250,000 — 350,000 GBP (290,200 - 406,280 EUR). Lot sold 5,323,500 GBP (6,172,085 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. LONDON.- The Arts of the Islamic World sale, which explores over 1,200 years of creativity and craftsmanship across... [Lire la suite]

10 janvier 2017

Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S, The Madness of Sir Tristram

Lot 113. Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Bt., A.R.A., R.W.S (Birmingham 1833 - 1898 London), The Madness of Sir Tristram. Watercolor and bodycolour, heightened with gum arabic and gold; signed with initials lower left: E.B.J., extensively inscribed (on a painted scroll), 585 by 558 mm; 23 by 21 7/8  in. Estimate 350,000 — 450,000 USD.  Photo: Sotheby's. Provenance: Mrs Aglaia Coronio, née Ionides (1834-1906), 1893;her executor's sale, 21 November 1906, lot 502;Sir William Tate,... [Lire la suite]
06 août 2016

500-year-old German engraving by Albrecht Durer surfaces at French flea market

Albrecht Durer, "Mary crowned by an angel", 1520, bronze engraving. BERLIN (AFP).- Long-dead German artist Albrecht Duerer is causing a stir after a collector donated a lost work, bought for a few euros on a French flea market, to a Stuttgart museum. The bronze engraving titled "Mary crowned by an angel" dates back to the year 1520, Anette Frankenberger of the Staatsgalerie art museum told AFP on Friday, and is in "very good condition". A retired French archaeologist noticed the work on a bric-a-brac... [Lire la suite]
06 mai 2014

Ketterer Kunst to offer a masterpiece by Georg Flegel at its Auction of Old Masters & Art of the 19th Century

MUNICH.- Georg Flegel is not only one of the most famous European still life painters of the early 17th century, but also the first German artist to specialize in this genre. A masterpiece of his creation will be called up in Ketterer Kunst 's auction of Old Masters & Art of the 19th century with an estimate of € 90.000-120.000 on 24 May.  Georg Flegel's famous “Schrankbild“ (”Cupboard“), today in possession of the National Gallery in Prague, was made in close connection with the “Stillleben mit Blumenstrauß und... [Lire la suite]
25 mars 2013

Albrecht Dürer watercolors and drawings from the Albertina on loan for exhibition in Washington

Albrecht Durer, "Self-Portrait at Thirteen," 1484, silverpoint on prepared paper. Courtesy of the Albertina  Museum via the National Gallery of Art. WASHINGTON, DC.- Albrecht Dürer (1471–1528) is widely considered the greatest German artist. From March 24 through June 9, 2013, the Albertina Museum in Vienna, Austria, lent to the National Gallery of Art 118 works on paper by Dürer for a magnificent exhibition that are on view only in Washington. Albrecht Dürer: Master Drawings, Watercolors, and Prints from the Albertina... [Lire la suite]
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25 novembre 2010

Albrecht Dürer's Adam and Eve Returns to Public Display @ the Prado Museum

Albrecht Durer, Adam y Eva. Museo Nacional del Prado. MADRID.- The Museum is once again displaying the magnificent pair of paintings of Adam and Eve (1507) by Albrecht Dürer, following two years of intensive restoration to their pictorial surfaces and supports. The work on the two panels has benefited from the participation of a team of international experts, jointly co-ordinated by the Prado and the Getty Foundation in Los Angeles. The latter institution funded the restoration of the delicate panels on which the two paintings... [Lire la suite]
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20 février 2010

"The Printmaker’s Art" @ National Gallery of Scotland

Albrecht Durer, "The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse" from "The Apocalypse Revelation of Saint John the Divine". Woodcut on paper: 39.20 x 28.20 cm (to edge of block). National Gallery of Scotland. EDINBURGH.- A collection of iconic prints, by some of the finest European artists of the past 500 years, will be on show at the National Gallery of Scotland this spring. "The Printmaker’s Art" will highlight the enormous skill of artists such as Rembrandt, Piranesi, Hogarth, Manet and Whistler, and will... [Lire la suite]
13 avril 2009

Albrecht Durer, Le Martyre de Sainte Catherine

Albrecht Durer, Le Martyre de Sainte Catherine (Hollstein, Meder 236) 385 x 283 (au lieu de 390 x 284). Bois. Épreuve de tirage un peu tardif légèrement incomplète. Petits manques et accidents dans les bords et angles supérieurs refaits. Plis de tirage fraturés, bords un peu jaunis. Cadre. Estimation : € 800-1,200 Tajan. ESTAMPES, 22 avr. 2009 15:00, Drouot - salle 11 www.tajan.com
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