16 janvier 2021

Masterpieces by Botticelli and Rembrandt anchor Sotheby's Masters Week in NY

Property from an Important Private Collection. Lot 15. Alessandro di Mariano Filipepi, called Sandro Botticelli (Florence 1444/5 – 1510), Portrait of a young man holding a roundel, inscribed on the reverse, center: 404 (a number from an as yet unidentified inventory, possibly from the 17th or 18th century); on a label, top center: D'Alessandro Botti/ cello Fiorentino.; upper right corner and lower center: 12./ di Sandro/ Botticello/ BORN AT FLORENCE IN 1437./ DIED IN... [Lire la suite]

22 août 2019

La Collection Alana au Musée Jacquemart-André, 13 septembre 2019- 20 janvier 2020

PARIS - À la rentrée 2019, le musée Jacquemart-André met à l’honneur la Collection Alana, l’une des plus précieuses et secrètes collections privées d’art de la Renaissance italienne au monde, actuellement conservée aux Etats-Unis. En écho à son exceptionnelle collection d’art italien, le musée Jacquemart-André présente plus de 75 chefs-d’œuvre des plus grands maitres italiens comme Lorenzo Monaco, Fra Angelico, Uccello, Lippi, Bellini, Carpaccio, Le Tintoret, Véronèse, Bronzino ou Gentileschi. Cette exposition offre l’occasion... [Lire la suite]
18 août 2017

Tomasso Brothers to presents omaggio to Florentine art at the Biennale Internazionale dell'Antiquariato di Firenze

Master of the Unruly Children, (active 1st half of the 16th century), Angels as candlebearers. © Tomasso Brothers Fine Art LONDON.- Tomasso Brothers Fine Art returns to the International Antiques Biennial (BIAF) in Florence with a display paying homage to Florentine art. The Fair, to be held from 23 September to 1 October 2017 in the magnificent Palazzo Corsini, is one of the world’s greatest showcases for Italian art. Tomasso Brothers Fine Art, renowned specialist in important European sculpture, will... [Lire la suite]
07 février 2017

"Della Robbia: Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence" at National Gallery of Art, Washington

Andrea della Robbia, Bust of a Young Boy, c. 1475, glazed terracotta, overall: 13 x 11 13/16 x 7 7/8 in. (33 x 30 x 20 cm), pedestal: 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm), Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Firenze.  WASHINGTON, DC.- More than 500 years after their creation, Della Robbia terracotta sculptures endure as some of the most innovative and expressive examples of art from the Italian Renaissance. On view at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, West Building from February 5 through June 4, 2017,... [Lire la suite]
10 janvier 2017

Andrea della Robbia from a model Luca della Robbia, circa 1490-1500, Madonna and Child

Lot 12. Andrea della Robbia (Florence 1435-1525) from a model Luca della Robbia (Florence 1399/1400-1482), circa 1490-1500, Madonna and Child, tin-glazed earthenware, 20 5/8  by 16 1/2  in.; 52.5 by 42cm. Estimate 150,000 — 250,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. Notes: Andrea della Robbia belonged to one of the most distinguished families of sculptors in the Renaissance. He worked alongside his renowned uncle, Luca della Robbia (1399/1400-1482), and later led their workshop with... [Lire la suite]
15 août 2016

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Presents the First Major US Exhibition of Della Robbia Sculpture

Luca della Robbia, The Visitation, about 1445. Glazed terracotta. Church of San Giovanni Fuorcivitas, Pistoia. Photograph: Scala/Art Resource, NY. BOSTON, MA —Powerful expressions of faith, hope and love are manifested in brilliant colors that characterize the Della Robbia glazed terracotta sculptures from the Renaissance, explored in an exhibition organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA).Della Robbia: Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence is the first major exhibition in the US dedicated to Della... [Lire la suite]
29 avril 2014

MOBIA to bring monumental sculptures from Duomo in Florence to U.S. for the first time

Donatello, St. John the Evangelist, c. 1408-15. 24 3/8 x 35 3/4 x 83 1/2 in. Photo: Antonio Quattrone. ©Opera di Santa Maria di Fiore. NEW YORK, NY.- The Museum of Biblical Art, an independent museum exploring the Bible’s profound impact on the arts through history to the present day, announced it is organizing an unprecedented exhibition of monumental sculptures by Donatelloalong with works by Filippo Brunelleschi, Luca della Robbia, Nanni di Banco, and other artistsall of which were created for the Duomo in Florence. Sculpture... [Lire la suite]
14 mars 2014

Luca della Robbia (1400 -1482) (Studio of), The Madonna and Child with a Choir of Angels

Luca della Robbia (1400 -1482) (Studio of), The Madonna and Child with a Choir of Angels. Photo courtesy Tomasso Brothers Fine Art Stucco, with traces of polychromy; 46 cm ( 18 in.) diameter; 59 cm (23 1/4 in.) high; 58.5 cm ( 23 in.) wide. This roundel records a significant, early, devotional composition by the up-and-coming Luca della Robbia as he emerged from the seminal experience of Ghiberti’s workshop for the first set of bronze doors for the Florence Baptistry. The graceful hovering angels, with their calligraphic folds... [Lire la suite]
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26 septembre 2013

Le printemps de la Renaissance. La sculpture et les arts à Florence 1400-1460 au Musée du Louvre

Donatello (Donato di Niccolò di Betto Bardi; Florence vers 1386-1466), Buste reliquaire de San Rossore, vers 1424-1427, bronze fondu ciselé, doré et argenté. Pise, musée national de San Matteo, inv. 1720 © Scala, Florence. PARIS -  Après les grandes expositions consacrées en 2012 aux maîtres de l’apogée de la Renaissance que sont Léonard de Vinci et Raphaël, le musée du Louvre, avec le musée national du Bargello et la Fondation Palazzo Strozzi, se penche sur la genèse de cet immense mouvement artistique et... [Lire la suite]