01 novembre 2017

Exhibition tells the story of the artists who fled to Britain to escape war in France

​Claude Monet, Houses of Parliament, c.1900-1 © 2017. The Art Institute of Chicago / Art Resource, NY/ Scala, Florence. LONDON - This autumn, Tate Britain bring together over 100 beautiful works by Monet, Tissot, Pissarro and others in the first large-scale exhibition to chart the stories of French artists who sought refuge in Britain during the Franco-Prussian War (1870-1871). The EY Exhibition: Impressionists in London, French Artists in Exile (1870-1904) will map the artistic networks they built in... [Lire la suite]

18 novembre 2008

Beautiful Views of Milan @ Sotheby's Milan

Carlo Ferrari, known as Ferrarin, Piazza delle Erbe a Verona, 1851. Oil on canvas, 115 x 93 cm, estimated value € 50,000-70,000. Photo: Courtesy of Sotheby´s. MILAN.- Veduta del cortile dell’Imperial Regio Palazzo del Governo a Milano (Veduta of the courtyard of the Imperial Royal Palace in Milan) by Giovanni Migliara is one of the most interesting 19th century paintings this December at Sotheby’s in Milan. It is a magnificent example of ‘Veduta Urbana’ ('Urban View'), a successful typology developed by the Piedmontese painter,... [Lire la suite]