12 août 2013

Detroit Hires Christie's to Appraise Museum Collection

Henry Fuseli, The Nightmare, 1781. Oil on canvas, 101,6 × 127 cm. Detroit Institute of Arts. Christie’s Appraisals Inc. was asked and has entered into an agreement to appraise a portion of the City owned collection at the Detroit Institute of Art.  In addition Christie's will also assist and advise on how to realize value for the City while leaving the art in the City’s ownership. Appraisal of organizations and individual collections is a regular part of our normal business and Christie’s was asked to assist due to our... [Lire la suite]
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12 avril 2011

Hyde's Rembrandt on Loan to Louvre, Detroit Institute of Arts Loans Painting by Rubens

Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669), Christ with Arms Folded, ca. 1657-1661. Oil on canvas, 43 x 35 1/2 in. The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, New York, 1971.37. Photograph by Joseph Levy GLEN FALLS, N.Y.- The Hyde Collection announced today that its prized Christ with Folded Arms by Rembrandt van Rijn will be on display in the Louvre in Paris beginning April 18, 2011 as part of a landmark exhibition titled Rembrandt and the Face of Jesus. The Hyde masterwork plays a key role in shaping the thesis of the exhibition, which will be... [Lire la suite]
04 octobre 2009

'Avedon Fashion Photographs 1944-2000' @ The Detroit Institute of Arts

Suzy Parker with Robin Tattersall and Gardner McKay, evening dress by Lanvin-Castillo, Café des Beaux-Arts, Paris , August 1956. © 2009 The Richard Avedon Foundation DETROIT, MI.- The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) celebrates fashion and photography with the work of Richard Avedon, one of the most influential photographers of the 20th century. Avedon Fashion Photographs 1944-2000, on view October 18, 2009 –January 17, 2010, features 181 works, including many vintage prints, magazines, contact sheets and other archival material... [Lire la suite]
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