21 avril 2019

"Fêtes et Kermesses au temps des Brueghel" au Musée de Flandre

Ambrosius Benson, attribué à, Scène galante / Musicerend gezelschap. Huile sur bois / Olieverf op paneel, 53,5 x 81 cm, Cassel, musée de Flandre © Jacques Quecq d'Henripret CASSEL - Alors que l’Europe célèbre le 450e anniversaire de la mort de Pieter Bruegel l’Ancien, le musée de Flandre se met au diapason de la fête au rythme d‘un joyeux cortège qui envahira toutes les salles. Nous avons tous en tête les kermesses flamandes endiablées avec les paysans qui dansent, boivent et ripaillent au son de la cornemuse. Nous... [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]
07 octobre 2017

Rare Netherlandish drawings unveiled at National Gallery of Art

Petrus Christus, Portrait of a Young Woman, c. 1450, silverpoint on gray prepared paper, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam. WASHINGTON, DC.- Rotterdam's historic Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen holds one of the finest collections of Netherlandish master drawings. In a special presentation of this collection at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, some 100 works explore the many functions of drawings, from preparatory studies for paintings and designs for prints to finished works of art. On view from October... [Lire la suite]
05 août 2016

'Master Strokes: Dutch and Flemish Drawings from the Golden Age' at V&A

Peter Paul Rubens, Study of a seated woman (The Virgin), c. 1606 © Victoria and Albert Museum, London. LONDON - The 17th-century was a period of extraordinary prosperity and artistic output in the Netherlands. Featuring works from the V&A’s outstanding collection of Dutch and Flemish drawings, this display presents masterpieces by Peter Paul Rubens, Anthony van Dyck and Rembrandt van Rijn, together with the work of lesser-known Golden Age artists. Spanning four centuries, the display explores the diverse... [Lire la suite]
09 janvier 2014

Domenico Tiepolos lead Old Master Drawing Sale at Sotheby's New York on 29 January

NEW YORK, NY.- Sotheby’s sale of Old Master Drawings in New York on 29 January 2014 will present a rich survey of three and a half centuries of European drawings, particularly from the Italian and Netherlandish schools, during Old Masters Week. Leading the sale are two very different, yet equally magical images by Giandomenico Tiepolo, who captures the spirit of 18th century Venetian life like no other artist. Incontro al molo: a ‘codega’ showing the way to a noble couple on a molo is a magnificent and superbly preserved drawing and... [Lire la suite]