13 juillet 2013

Two Square Mirrors, China, Liao dynasty (907-1125) of Cleveland Museum of Art

Square Mirror with Floral and Coin Motifs, early 10th Century - early 12th Century. China, Liao dynasty (907-1125) - Song dynasty (960-1279), bronze, Overall - h:0.50 w:10.50 l:10.50 cm (h:3/16 w:4 1/8 l:4 1/8 inches) Wt: 100.5 g Rim - h:0.25 cm (h:1/16 inches). Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. Lee 1995.371 © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art. Square Mirror with Wan Symbol, early 11th century, China, Liao dynasty (907-1125), Taiping period (1020-1030), bronze, Overall - h:0.90 w:12.50 l:12.50 cm... [Lire la suite]

19 février 2012

"Rembrandt in America" @ Cleveland Museum of Ar

  A portion of the 1637 Rembrandt painting 'Portrait of an Old Woman with a Book' is seen at the preview opening of the Cleveland Museum of Art's 'Rembrandt in America' exhibition in Cleveland. The exhibit combines 30 works by the 17th century Dutch master himself, and more than 20 others by his studio and followers. It is the first-ever Rembrandt paintings exhibition in Cleveland. AP Photo/Amy Sancetta  CLEVELAND, OH.- Beginning Sunday, February 19, the Cleveland Museum of Art presents Rembrandt in America,... [Lire la suite]
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16 mai 2010

Cleveland Museum of Art's Renowned Antiquities Collections Return to View

Coffin of Bakenmut, c. 1000-900 BC. Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21- early Dynasty 22. Gessoed and painted sycamore fig; 68 x 208 cm. Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust. CLEVELAND, OH.- After a five-year hiatus, the Cleveland Museum of Art’s (CMA) collections from the ancient Near East, Greece, Rome, Egypt and Africa, as well as works from Late Antiquity, the Byzantine Empire and the European Middle Ages, will return to public view on June 26. The new presentation will trace the evolution of... [Lire la suite]
05 août 2009

Collection of Chinese Bronze Mirrors from Eastern Zhou dynasty, Warring States period (481-221 BC)

J'ai un faible pour les miroirs de bronze. Est-ce par narcissime ? En tout cas, j'ai commencé une petite collection... Mirror with Four Dragons Pattern, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period (481-221 BC) 5th-3rd Century BC. 1995.274. Cleveland Museum of Art © the Cleveland Museum of Art Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-256 BC), Warring States period (481-221 BC) early 5th-late 3rd century BC. 1995.268. Cleveland Museum of Art © the Cleveland Museum of Art ... [Lire la suite]