19 janvier 2020

Masterworks from the collections of Marylou Whitney and J.E. Safra lead Sotheby's auction

NEW YORK, NY.- Sotheby’s will unveil highlights from the 19th Century European Art sale on 31 January in New York. Highlighted by a major group of paintings from the collection of J.E. Safra, the 95 paintings, drawings and sculpture on offer will open for public exhibition in Sotheby’s York Avenue galleries beginning 24 January, alongside Sotheby’s Masters Week auctions.PAINTINGS FROM THE COLLECTION OF J.E. SAFRAHighlighting the auction is a series of exceptional paintings from the extraordinary private collection of J.E.... [Lire la suite]

06 février 2019

The Fondation de l'Hermitage opens a major exhibition on English painting of the Victorian period

Frederick Sandys, Vivien, 1863. Huile sur toile, 64 x 52,5 cm. Manchester Art Gallery © Manchester Art Gallery / Bridgeman Images. LAUSANNE.- The Fondation de l’Hermitage is presenting a major exhibition on English painting of the Victorian period (1837-1901). A selection of nearly 60 works, most on show for the first time in Switzerland, illustrate the diversity and fascinating originality of 19th-century English art. The great upheavals of the Industrial Revolution are reflected in striking genre scenes depicting... [Lire la suite]