04 mars 2018

The Cleveland Museum of Art presents "Eyewitness Views: Making History in Eighteenth-Century Europe"

The Bucintoro Departing from Molo (detail), 1710. Luca Carlevarijs (Italian, 1663–1730). Oil on canvas; 134.8 × 259.4 cm. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, 86.PA.600.  CLEVELAND, OH.- Eyewitness Views: Making History in Eighteenth-Century Europe showcases outstanding masterworks by revered artists who recorded some of the most newsworthy events and impressive spectacles of eighteenth-century Europe. Whether depicting a triumphal procession, a joyous celebration, or the catastrophic eruption of a volcano, the... [Lire la suite]

06 septembre 2017

Minneapolis Institute of Art Presents First-Ever Exhibition to Focus on View Paintings as Depictions of Contemporary Events

Giovanni Antonio Canaletto (Italian, 1697-1768), The Grand Canal in Venice from Palazzo Flangini to Campo San Marcuola, c. 1740. Oil on canvas. Bequest of Miss Tessie Jones in memory of Herschel V. Jones. Minneapolis Institute of Art. Minneapolis— The Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia) presents the first-ever exhibition to focus on view paintings as depictions of contemporary events. “Eyewitness Views: Making History in Eighteenth-Century Europe” features approximately 40 paintings from the golden age of European view... [Lire la suite]
08 juillet 2017

Francesco Guardi (Venice 1712-1793), Venice: the Rialto Bridge with the Palazzo dei Camerlenghi

Lot 25. Francesco Guardi (Venice 1712-1793), Venice: the Rialto Bridge with the Palazzo dei Camerlenghi, signed ‘GUARDI’ (lower left), oil on canvas, 47 1/8 x 80½ in. (119.7 x 204.3 cm). Estimate On Request. Price realised GBP 26,205,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  Provenance: Probably acquired in Venice in 1768 by Chaloner Arcedeckne, M. P. (1741-1804) of Glevering Hall, Suffolk and 1 Grosvenor Square, London, and by descent through his son, Andrew... [Lire la suite]
10 mai 2017

First exhibition to focus on view paintings as depictions of contemporary events opens in L.A.

The Rialto Bridge with the Festive Entry of the Patriarch Antonio Correr (detail), 1735, Michele Marieschi, oil on canvas. Osterley Park, The Palmer-Morewood Collection, National Trust (accepted in lieu of tax and transferred to the National Trust by Her Majesty's Government in 1984). Photo: National Trust Photo Library / Art Resource, NY LOS ANGELES, CA.- Long before today’s fast-paced news cycle, the visual memory of contemporary events in eighteenth-century Europe was shaped and sometimes even manipulated by great... [Lire la suite]
12 janvier 2017

Michele Marieschi (Venice 1710 - 1743), Venice, view of the Canareggio, looking towards the Grand Canal

Lot 44. Michele Marieschi (Venice 1710 - 1743), Venice, view of the Canareggio, looking towards the Grand Canal, oil on canvas, 22 1/4  by 34 in.; 56.5 by 83.4 cm. Estimate 700,000 — 900,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. Provenance: In the possession of the family of the present owners since circa 1900.  Bibliography: To be included in the forthcoming monongroph on Michele Marieschi, by Dario Succi, where it will be listed as cat. no. 18.  Notes: This exceptionally... [Lire la suite]
16 avril 2016

Michele Marieschi at Castle Howard

The interior of Castle Howard, with lots 164 and 165 visible on the wall. Castle Howard The following two lots, painted as companion pictures, are from the series of canvases by Marieschi that formed part of the remarkable collection of views of Venice acquired by Henry Howard, 4th Earl of Carlisle (1694-1758), for the great house, Castle Howard, to which he had succeeded in 1738. Charles Howard, 3rd Earl of Carlisle (1669-1738), heir to great estates in Yorkshire and Cumberland, was a man of considerable ambition and... [Lire la suite]

25 juillet 2012

Circle of Michele Marieschi, Venice, a view of Piazza San Marco looking towards the Basilica

Circle of Michele Marieschi, Venice, a view of Piazza San Marco looking towards the Basilica. Photo Sotheby's oil on canvas; 88 by 132 cm.; 34 5/8 by 52 in. Estimation 15,000-20,000 GBP. Unsold Sotheby's. Old Master & British Paintings Day Sale. Londres | 05 juil. 2012 www.sothebys.com
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25 juillet 2012

Circle of Michele Marieschi, Venice, a view of Piazza San Marco looking towards the Basilica

Circle of Michele Marieschi, Venice, a view of Piazza San Marco looking towards the Basilica. Photo Sotheby's oil on canvas; 61 by 96 cm.; 24 by 37 3/4 in. Estimation  25,000-35,000 GBP. Lot vendu: 25,000 GBP Sotheby's. Old Master & British Paintings Day Sale. Londres | 05 juil. 2012 www.sothebys.com
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03 février 2011

Venise par Frans Wilhelm Odelmark, Adolphe Bachman et d'après Michele Marieschi

Frans Wilhelm Odelmark (Vestervik, 1849 - (?), 1937), Vue de la façade du palais des doges dans la cour du Palazzo Ducale, Venise. Courtesy Artcurial - Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan - Paris Huile sur toile, gnée et datée 'FW Odelmark / 1883' en bas à droite, 0 x 59,50 cm (39 x 23,21 in.) - Estimation : 3 000 / 4 000 € Adolphe Bachman (Né à Lausanne en 1880),  bassin de Saint Marc, Venise. Courtesy Artcurial - Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan - Paris Huile sur toile, gnée 'A Bachman' en bas à gauche, ,50 x 46,50 cm (15,02 x 18,14... [Lire la suite]
16 juin 2010

"Venice: Canaletto and His Rivals" in October @ National Gallery

Canaletto, The Entrance to the Grand Canal, looking West, with Santa Maria della Salute, about 1729 (detail). © The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. The Robert Lee Blaffer Memorial Collection, gift of Sarah Campbell Blaffer (56.2) LONDON.- This landmark exhibition presents the finest assembly of Venetian views by Canaletto and his 18th-century rivals to be seen in a generation. Bringing together around 50 major loans from the public and private collections of the UK, Europe and North America, Venice: Canaletto and His Rivals... [Lire la suite]