09 avril 2018

Exhibition at the Prado Museum brings together 82 sketches by Peter Paul Rubens

Rubens, Prometheus, 1636 - 1637. Oil on panel. 16,6 x 25,7 cm, Madrid, Museo Nacional del Prado. ©Museo Nacional del Prado MADRID.- In addition to focusing on the importance of Rubens within the history of the oil sketch and facilitating an appreciation of the unique qualities of his works of this type, the exhibition Rubens. Painter of Sketches presents the results of an exhaustive research project directed by the exhibition’s two curators: Friso Lammertse, curator of Old Master Painting at the Boijmans... [Lire la suite]

24 février 2018

Haboldt · Pictura (Stand 341) at TEFAF Maastricht, March 10-18, 2018

Jan Breughel the Younger (1601 - Antwerp - 1678), A bouquet of flowers in a decorated vase. Oil on canvas, 125 x 97 cm (49.2 x 38.2 in.) © TEFAF 2018 Provenance: Collection Joseph Smith, Shortgrove Hall, Essex His sale, 1922; Private collection, Germany; Sale, London, Sotheby’s, 6 July 1983, lot 19; With Colnaghi, London - New York; Sale, New York, Christie’s, 10 January 1990, lot 215; Galerie d’Art Saint-Honoré, Paris; Private collection, until 2017 Literature: K. Ertz, Jan Breughel der Jüngere (1601-1678).... [Lire la suite]
28 mars 2016

Rubens House exhibits recently discovered self-portrait by Anthony van Dyck

 Anthony van Dyck (1599-1641), Self-portrait. Oil on canvas, 1635-1641. Long-term loan, private collection. ANTWERP.- A ‘new’ self-portrait by Anthony van Dyck, a masterpiece beyond doubt, has recently been discovered. It is almost identical to the famous Self-Portrait by Van Dyck at The National Portrait Gallery in London, which caused quite a stir a few years ago. And again, the Rubens House is the first in the world to show this new work to the general public. Together with six other new... [Lire la suite]