29 décembre 2018

The 64th edition of BRAFA joined by 133 Belgian and international galleries

BRUSSELS.- In January, the combined art world turn their focus and attention towards Brussels and the annual edition of BRAFA, whose sixty-fourth edition will be held between Saturday, 26 January and Sunday, 3 February 2019 at the Tour & Taxis exhibition site. The 133 participating galleries and art dealers from sixteen countries have selected their most important, rarest and valuable works from their respective art specialities in order to meet the great variety of expectations from a large audience with high levels... [Lire la suite]

01 septembre 2013

Goats & Goats with cubs, Johann Joachim Kaendler, Meissen, 1732 & 1734

Goat, Johann Joachim Kaendler (modeller), Meissen, to 1734. Porcelain, white, (formerly painted black). H. 57.2 cm, 72.0 cm L. PE 47. Porcelain Collection. © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden 2013 Goat, Johann Joachim Kaendler (master model), Meissen, 1732. Porcelain, white. H. 56.5 cm, L 74 cm, D 36 cm. PE 713. Porcelain Collection. © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden 2013 As a counterpart to the goat with the little goats of the goat is... [Lire la suite]
01 septembre 2013

Barn Owl

Barn Owl, Johann Joachim Kaendler (modeller), Meissen, 1731. Porcelain, enamel colors. H. 25.4 cm, W. 16.5 cm. PE 20. Porcelain Collection. © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden 2013 Shortly after joining as a modeller in the Meissen porcelain factory in 1731, the sculptor Johann Joachim Kaendler created a number of animal sculptures for the Japanese Palace. Kaendler made in a very short time with the unfamiliar material so familiar that he could easily create a series of life-size... [Lire la suite]
01 septembre 2013

Herons & Herons preening, Johann Joachim Kaendler (modeller), Meissen, 1731

Herons, Johann Joachim Kaendler (modeller), Meissen, until December 1731. Porcelain, without painting. H. 74.5 cm. PE 136. Porcelain Collection. © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden 2013 Herons, Johann Joachim Kaendler (modeller), Meissen, 1731. White china. H. 73.5 cm, L 40.5 cm. PE 684. Porcelain Collection. © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden 2013 Herons preening, Johann Joachim Kaendler (modeller), Meissen,... [Lire la suite]
01 septembre 2013

Pug on Pillow, Johann Joachim Kaendler (modeller), Meissen, circa 1750-60

Pug on Pillow, Johann Joachim Kaendler (modeller),  Meissen, circa 1750-60. Porcelain, paint: enamel colors and gold. H. 15.2 cm, W. 13.6 cm, D. 7.6 cm. PE 3892. Porcelain Collection. © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden 2013 Pug on Pillow, Johann Joachim Kaendler (modeller),  Meissen, circa 1750-60. Porcelain, paint: enamel colors and gold. H. 15.2 cm, W. 12.7 cm, D. 7.9 cm. PE 3893. Porcelain Collection. © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden 2013 The two standing... [Lire la suite]
01 septembre 2013

Pug & Pug with cub, Johann Joachim Kaendler (modeller), Meissen, circa 1741

Pug with cub, Johann Joachim Kaendler (modeller),  Meissen, circa 1741. Porcelain, paint: enamel colors. H. 17.9 cm, W. 18.6 cm, D. 11.8 cm. PE 3894. Porcelain Collection. © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden 2013 Pug, Johann Joachim Kaendler (modeller),  Meissen, circa 1741. Porcelain, paint: enamel colors. H. 17.3 cm, W. 19.2 cm, D. 11.1 cm. PE 3895. Porcelain Collection. © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden 2013 Conceived as the counterpart sitting pugs with ringed... [Lire la suite]