26 décembre 2018

Centro Culturale Candiani exhibits over 70 works from the Hermitage in St. Petersburg

VENICE.- Over 70 works from the Hermitage in St. Petersburg, including 20 paintings by great sixteenth to eighteenth-century Venetian masters, which return to Venice after centuries, appear alongside drawings and paintings from the Venetian civic collections, revealing shared aspects of collecting history between Venice and St. Petersburg. Veronese, Titian, Tiepolo, Canaletto and Guardi Works never before displayed in Italy and which indeed in some cases have never left the Hermitage are on show in Mestre, including... [Lire la suite]

14 novembre 2008

Old Master Paintings Auction on November 17 @ Sotheby's Milan

Salomone de' Grassi (active first half 15th century) The Trinity, oil on panel, gold ground, 71x40 cm. Estimate: € 50.000-70.000. © Sotheby’s Milan MILAN.- Sotheby’s Milan will hold an auction on Monday 17 November 2008, 6.00 p.m. The catalogue – consisting of over 140 lots – opens with a pictorial group of Fondo oro panels among which is a striking gold-ground painting by Salomone de’ Grassi, The Trinity, commissioned by the Visconti family. Salomone, a renowned miniaturist and painter, is cited among the most significant... [Lire la suite]
30 octobre 2008

Da un fondo oro di probabile commissione Viscontea ad una Veduta del Canal Grande di Guardi

Salomone de’ Grassi, The Trinity MILAN.- The catalogue – consisting of over 140 lots – opens with a pictorial group of Fondo oro panels among which is a striking gold-ground painting by Salomone de’ Grassi, The Trinity, commissioned by the Visconti family. Salomone, a renowned miniaturist and painter, is cited among the most significant Viscontean artists, together with his father Giovannino, from whom he inherited the post of draughtsman and painter of the “Veneranda Fabbrica del Duomo di Milano” (Venerable Workshop of the... [Lire la suite]