30 décembre 2019

Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art traces the first 60 years of the etched print

Daniel Hopfer (German, 1471–1536). Death and the Devil Surprising two Women, ca. 1500–1510. Etching; first state of two.  Plate: 6 3/16 x 8 7/8 in. (15.7 x 22.6 cm). Sheet: 6 5/16 x 8 15/16 in. (16 x 22.7 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951 (51.501.383). NEW YORK, NY.- The emergence of etching on paper in Europe in the late 15th and early 16th centuries—when the technique moved out of the workshops of armor decorators and into those of... [Lire la suite]

01 avril 2013

Magnificent prints from 16th-century France on view at Stanford's Cantor Arts Center

Léon Davent (France, active 1536–d.1550) Alexander Mastering Bucephalus, c. 1546. Etching. Cantor Arts Center, Lent by Kirk Edward Long. Stanford, California —The grandeur of French 16th-century art goes on display at the Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University on March 27 in “A Royal Renaissance: School of Fontainebleau Prints from the Kirk Edward Long Collection.” The exhibition of more than 30 works continues through Bastille Day on July 14, 2013 and will be joined by other shows for a “French Summer” at the Cantor Art Center. ... [Lire la suite]
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24 janvier 2013

Léon Davent (actif de 1540 à 1556 à Fontainebleau), Hommes rassemblés autour d’un chameau

Léon Davent (actif de 1540 à 1556 à Fontainebleau), Hommes rassemblés autour d’un chameau. photo Fraysse & Associés  (Z. 59) 32 x 43,5 cm. Eau-forte. Epreuve insolée, tirage un peu tardif, quelques amincissures ou infimes manques dans les bords, petit manque dans le bord supérieur, quelques trous d'aiguille dans le bord droit, pliure verticale et autres traces de plis. Estimation : 700 - 800 € Fraysse & Associés. Mercredi 30 janvier à 14h15. Drouot - Richelieu - Salle... [Lire la suite]
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