11 octobre 2021

Clouds, Ice, and Bounty: The Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Collection of Seventeenth-Century Dutch and Flemish Paintings

Simon de Vlieger, Estuary at Day's End, c. 1640/1645, oil on panel, Patrons’ Permanent Fund and The Lee and Juliet Folger Fund in memory of Kathrine Dulin Folger, 1997.101.1. Washington, DC—From majestic seascapes and expansive landscapes to lively genre scenes and rich still lifes, Dutch and Flemish paintings of the 1600s reveal the ways art helped the young Dutch Republic define a collective cultural identity. On view from October 17, 2021, through February 27, 2022, Clouds, Ice, and Bounty: The Lee and Juliet Folger Fund... [Lire la suite]

25 janvier 2020

KLAAS MULLER, Stand 137a at BRAFA, 26 janvier-2 février 2020

Frans Snyders (Antwerp, 1579-1659), Still life with lobster, artichokes, asparagus and fruits, circa 1630-1640. Oil on panel, 78.5 x 85 cm. © Klaas Muller. Dr. Fred Meijer confirmed the work to be an authentic painting by Frans Snyders. Rombout Verhulst (attributed to) (Mechelen 1624-1698 The Hague), Flemish school, 17th century, Portrait of a Spanish nobleman. Terracotta. H 61 cm © Klaas Muller. Martinus Nellius (Leiden (?) 1621-1719 Den Hague), Still life with melon, blackberries, pomegranate, black radishes and butterflies... [Lire la suite]
13 février 2018

Stadel Museum opens a comprehensive special exhibition dedicated to Peter Paul Rubens

Peter Paul Rubens, Crown of thorns (Ecce homo), detail, c. 1612. Oil on panel, 125,7 cm × 96 cm © The State Hermitage Museum, Sankt Petersburg 2017 FRANKFURT.- Almost no other artist exercised such a decisive influence on European Baroque painting as Peter Paul Rubens (1577–1640) did. The Städel Museum in Frankfurt dedicates a comprehensive special exhibition to the world-renowned artist, which is on show from 8 February to 21 May 2018: Rubens. The Power of Transformation comprises about one... [Lire la suite]
08 janvier 2018

Attributed to Frans Snyders (Flemish, 1579–1657), Vegetables and a Basket of Fruit on a Table

Attributed to Frans Snyders (Flemish, 1579–1657), Vegetables and a Basket of Fruit on a Table. Oil on canvas, 83.8 x 95.9 cm (33 x 37 3/4 in.), Sidney Bartlett Bequest, 89.499 © 2018 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Provenance: 1880, Paul Pavlovich Demidoff, 2nd Prince of San Donato (b. 1839 - d. 1885), Florence; March 15 - April 10, 1880, Demidoff sale, San Donato Palace, lot 1050 [see note 1], to Stanton Blake (b. 1837 - d. 1889), Boston; 1889, purchased under the will of Stanton Blake by the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1889) ... [Lire la suite]
11 novembre 2017

Frans Snyders (Anvers, 1579 - 1657), L'étal du poissonnier

Lot 466. Frans Snyders (Anvers, 1579 - 1657), L'étal du poissonnier. Toile, 204 x 337 cm. Estimation 350 000 - 450 000 €. Courtesy Artcurial Provenance : Probablement collection de la marquise de Pompadour ; sa vente, Paris, rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré (Expert: Rémy), 28 avril 1766, n° 2, avec son pendant;Probablement vente Pierre Rémy, Paris, rue Poupée, 30 juin 1772, n° 546, avec son pendant;Probablement vente anonyme, Londres, Covent Garden (Langford), 27 avril 1775, n° 58, avec son pendant... [Lire la suite]
28 octobre 2017

The Oklahoma City Museum of Art exhibits 90 Dutch and Flemish Drawings from the Golden Age

Hans Bol (1534-1593), “A Covered Wagon Traversing a Road between Two Inns", 1580, Image © Victoria and Albert Museum OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA.- The Oklahoma City Museum of Art will open special exhibition, “Master Strokes: Dutch and Flemish Drawings from the Golden Age,” organized by the Victoria and Albert Museum, London Oct. 28. This marks the first time this collection, featuring 90 masterpieces by artists such as Peter Paul Rubens, Sir Anthony van Dyck and Rembrandt van Rijn, has been exhibited outside Europe. “This... [Lire la suite]

17 octobre 2017

Kunsthistorisches Museum opens a major exhibition entitled “Rubens: The Power of Transformation”

Peter Paul Rubens (1577 Siegen - 1640 Antwerpen), Self portrait, about 1638, oil on canvas, 110 × 85.5 cm, Vienna, Museum of Fine Arts, Picture Gallery, Inv. GG 527 © KHM-Museum Association VIENNA.- Peter Paul Rubens (1577–1640) was a star during his lifetime, and he remains a star today. His name is synonymous with an entire period, the Baroque. But his novel pictorial inventions continue to influence and appeal to artists. Now two leading museums, the Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien and the... [Lire la suite]
16 avril 2017

"Bosch, Brueghel, Arcimboldo. Fantastique et merveilleux" aux Carrières de Lumières

© Nuit de Chine / © Kunsthistorisches Museum / Bridgeman Images / © DR LES BAUX-DE-PROVENCE.- Les Carrières de Lumières présentent leur sixième exposition d’art immersive : Bosch, Brueghel, Arcimboldo. Fantastique et merveilleux, du 4 mars 2017 au 7 janvier 2018. Produite par Culturespaces et réalisée par Gianfranco Iannuzzi, Renato Gatto et Massimiliano Siccardi, avec la collaboration musicale de Luca Longobardi, cette nouvelle création invite le spectateur à explorer le monde foisonnant peint par ces grands maîtres du XVIe... [Lire la suite]
14 septembre 2015

'The Wrath of the Gods: Masterpieces by Rubens, Michelangelo, and Titian' opens in Philadelphia

Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish (active Italy, Antwerp, and England), 1577 - 1640, and Frans Snyders, Flemish (active Antwerp), 1579 - 1657, Prometheus Bound. Begun c. 1611-12, completed by 1618. Oil on canvas, 95 1/2 x 82 1/2 inches (242.6 x 209.5 cm). Purchased with the W. P. Wilstach Fund, 1950. W1950-3-1. Philadelphia Museum of Art © 2015 Philadelphia Museum of Art PHILADELPHIA, PA.- This fall, the Philadelphia Museum of Art presents The Wrath of the Gods: Masterpieces by Rubens, Michelangelo,... [Lire la suite]
15 mai 2014

Dutch and Flemish works of art lead Christie's Sale of Old Master Paintings in New York

Caspar Netscher (1639-1684), Woman feeding a parrot. Oil on panel, 18 1/8 x 14 5/8 in. (46 x 37 cm.) Estimate: $2,000,000-3,000,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2014. New York – Christie’s is pleased to present the spring auction of Old Master Paintings on June 4, which will feature 112 lots of exceptional rarity and importance, with Dutch and Flemish masterworks anchoring the sale.  The majority of the works are fresh to the market, hailing primarily from prominent private collections. The sale also features... [Lire la suite]