26 février 2019

'Boilly: Scenes of Parisian Life' at National Gallery, London

Louis-Léopold Boilly, Carnival Scene (Scène de carnaval), 1832, The Ramsbury Manor Foundation. Photo © courtesy the Trustees LONDON - In 2019, the National Gallery will stage the first-ever exhibition in the UK devoted to Louis-Léopold Boilly (1761–1845), one of the most important artists of Revolutionary France. At the core of Boilly: Scenes of Parisian Life will be 18 paintings from a British private collection which have never been displayed or published. Assembled by British property developer and collector... [Lire la suite]
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23 août 2018

Didier Aaron, Stand 332 Stand 332 at TEFAF New York Fall 2018

Louis-Léopold Boilly (La Bassée, 1761 - Paris, 1845), La tendresse conjuguale, France, circa 1807-1810. Oil on panel, 52.5 x 43.5 cm (20.6 x 17.2 in.). Signed lower left 'L. Boilly'. Image courtesy / Stand 332 Provenance: Jean-François Pillot, Paris, until 1818; possibly Boilly collection, 1819; collection of Paul Barroilhet, 1852; collection of Charvet, 1898; collection of Givaudan, 1930; and thence by inheritance. Literature: Etienne Breton and Pascal Zuber, Boilly catalogue raisonné, Paris, forthcoming,... [Lire la suite]
13 octobre 2017

Harn Museum of Art displays French art featuring women in the 18th - early 19th centuries

GAINESVILLE, FL.- The Harn Museum of Art at the University of Florida is presenting an exhibition of more than 150 drawings, pastels, paintings and sculptures addressing some of the most important and defining questions of women’s lives in the 18th and early 19th centuries. Becoming a Woman in the Age of Enlightenment: French Art from The Horvitz Collection is on view from Oct. 6 to Dec. 31, 2017. Ranging from spirited, improvisational sketches and figural studies to highly finished drawings of exquisite beauty, the... [Lire la suite]
07 mars 2017

Piguet Auction House to offer The Givaudan collection: The epitome of French 18th century taste

Lot 793. Louis-Léopold Boilly (1761-1845), La tendresse conjugale, huile sur panneau, signée, 52,5x43,5 cm. Estimation CHF 60,000-80,000.   GENEVA.- This Spring, Piguet Auction House gives pride of place to the Xavier and Leon Givaudan collection with the wonders of French 18th and 19th century art. The collection houses pieces of furniture and paintings from the most renowned cabinet makers and artists of the period as well as silver and works of art. These works will be auctioned... [Lire la suite]