31 mars 2017

Christie's announces highlights from its Classic Week in New York

NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s announces Classic Week in New York, which brings together five auctions: Old Masters, Sculpture, Antiquities, The Exceptional Sale of decorative arts and Classical Japanese and Korean Art. Highlights include paintings by Hugo van der Goes, Govaert Flinck and Nicolas Lancret. They are accompanied by an Anatolian Marble Stargazer from The Guennol Collection, a Greek Bronze Chalcidian helmet, an iron articulated dragon, Hokusai’s iconic image In the Well of the Great Wave off Kanagawa, a 17th-century... [Lire la suite]

15 mars 2017

Christie's to feature rare 15th century masterpiece attributed to Hugo van der Goes

Attributed to Hugo van der Goes (Ghent, c. 1440-1482 Rode Klooster, near Brussels), The Virgin and Child with Saints Thomas, John the Baptist, Jerome and Louis. Oil on panel, 43.5/8 x 49.1/4 in. (110.8 x 125.2 cm.) Estimate: $3,000,000-5,000,000. © Christie’s Images Limited 2017. NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s announced that a rare 15th century Flemish masterpiece, The Virgin and Child with Saints Thomas, John the Baptist, Jerome and Louis, attributed to the great Netherlandlish painter Hugo van der Goes, will highlight the... [Lire la suite]
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13 juin 2012

Mantegna to Matisse: Master Drawings from The Courtauld Gallery

  Workshop of Hugo van der Goes (c. 1440-82) A seated female saint, c. 1475-85 Pen, point of the brush and grey ink, heightened with white on green prepared paper 230 x 189 mm © The Courtauld Gallery he Courtauld Gallery holds one of the most important collections of drawings in Britain. Organised in collaboration with the Frick Collection in New York, this exhibition presents a magnificent selection of some sixty of its finest works. It offers a rare opportunity to consider the art of drawing in the hands of its greatest... [Lire la suite]
05 janvier 2012

De Backker Medieval Art @ BRAFA'12

Calvary. Right wing of a diptych. Ivory. Paris, circa 1350. Photo De Backker Medieval Art H. 14 x W. 8.75 x D. 1 cm Christmas Eve. By a follower of Hugo van der Goes (Ghent circa 1440-1482 Brussels). Circa 1500. Photo De Backker Medieval Art Oil on a wooden panel. 65.5 x 47 cm (without frame) Enthroned Virgin. Alabaster. Southern Netherlands or northern France, mid-late 15th century. Photo De Backker Medieval Art H. 27 x W. 24 x D. 10 cm De Backker Medieval Art. Stand N°24. BRAFA'12 . Du 21 au 29 janvier 2012, à Tour &... [Lire la suite]
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21 mai 2009

La galerie des Offices lutte contre les termites

Les Offices mènent une campagne pour sauver leurs chefs-d’œuvre attaqués par des termites. Plusieurs chefs-d’oeuvre des Offices, parmi lesquels « La Bataille de San Romano » de Paolo Uccello et le « Triptyque de Portinari » de Hugo van der Goes, sont menacées par des termites qui s’attaquent aux cadres, supports et les sculptures en bois de la célèbre collection florentine. Depuis septembre 2008, 96 œuvres ont été désinfectées par un groupe de spécialistes et au moins 20 autres doivent être urgemment traitées.Dans la mesure où... [Lire la suite]
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