01 juillet 2021

'Cranach to Canaletto: Masterpieces from the Bemberg Foundation' at San Diego Museum

Lucas Cranach the Elder, Portrait of Sibylle de Clève, Elector of Saxe, 1531. Oil on panel. Collection from the Fondation Bemberg. © Fondation Bemberg and RMN. The San Diego Museum of Art plans to open to two summer exhibitions, Cranach to Canaletto: Masterpieces from the Bemberg Foundation and Everything You See Could Be A Lie: Photorealistic Drawings by Ana de Alvear. From Old Master paintings to contemporary, hyper-realistic drawings, works from these exhibitions are rarely seen in the U.S. and will be... [Lire la suite]

05 février 2020

Casa Museo of the Fondazione Paolo e Carolina Zani opens in Brescia

Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal, called il) (Venice 1697 - 1768), The Piazzetta of Venice, detail, 1732-1738, oil on canvas. © 2020 Paolo and Carolina Zani Foundation for Art and Culture. BRESCIA.- More than eight hundred works of art, including important paintings by Canaletto, Longhi, Tiepolo, Guardi, Boucher, sculptures by Filippo Parodi, from Genoa and by Della Porta from Rome beside precious baroque and rococo furnishings mostly French and Venetian and extraordinary applied art from XVII and... [Lire la suite]
26 décembre 2018

Centro Culturale Candiani exhibits over 70 works from the Hermitage in St. Petersburg

VENICE.- Over 70 works from the Hermitage in St. Petersburg, including 20 paintings by great sixteenth to eighteenth-century Venetian masters, which return to Venice after centuries, appear alongside drawings and paintings from the Venetian civic collections, revealing shared aspects of collecting history between Venice and St. Petersburg. Veronese, Titian, Tiepolo, Canaletto and Guardi Works never before displayed in Italy and which indeed in some cases have never left the Hermitage are on show in Mestre, including... [Lire la suite]
13 janvier 2017

"Sérénissime ! Venise en fête de Tiepolo à Guardi" au Musée Cognacq-Jay

"Sérénissime ! Venise en fête de Tiepolo à Guardi". Affiche. PARIS - Au XVIIIe siècle, la stabilité politique et économique de la République Sérénissime établit le dernier âge d’or vénitien, auquel mettra un terme la conquête napoléonienne de 1797. Cet ultime chapitre d’une histoire millénaire sera marqué par un déploiement inouï d’évènements publics et privés à Venise. Les fêtes, célébrations, régates, et autres spectacles rythment la vie de la cité et attirent curieux et amateurs de l’Europe entière.  Loin d’être de purs... [Lire la suite]
17 février 2014

"Venice: The Golden Age of Art and Music" opens at the Portland Art Museum

 Giovanni Antonio Canal, called Canaletto, The Bucintoro at the Molo on Ascension Day, c. 1745, Oil on canvas. Philadelphia Museum of Art, The William L. Elkins Collection, Photo The Philadelphia Museum of Art / Art Resource, NY. PORTLAND, ORE.- The Portland Art Museum is the only U.S. venue for Venice: The Golden Age of Art and Music opened on February 15. This stunning exhibition explores the heroic age of art and music in the Republic of Venice, also referred to as La Serenissima or “the most serene.”  Between the... [Lire la suite]
21 août 2013

Two stunning paintings form significant addition to Bowes Museum collection

The Encounter of the Procurator with his Wife at Ridotto. ©The Bowes Museum COUNTY DURHAM.- Two stunning paintings which have gone on show at The Bowes Museum in Barnard Castle are described as a significant addition to its important collection of 18th century masters. The paintings - The Lover of a Venetian Lady and The Encounter of a Procurator with his Wife at Ridotto – are copies of engravings by French painter and engraver Flipart of paintings by the 18th century Italian artist Pietro Longhi, who produced scenes of Venetian... [Lire la suite]
27 janvier 2013

Pietro Longhi (Venice 1701- 1785), The Elephant

Pietro Longhi (Venice 1701- 1785), The Elephant. Photo Sotheby's signed, dated and inscribed on the notice, upper left: Vero Ritratto / del elefante / Condotto a Vanezia / l'anno 1774. / Dipinzo per mano di / Pietro Longhi, / All. Ill.mo Sig.r Sebastian Rizzo / Me(?)o Fs(?)o ~ ; oil on canvas; 18 3/4  by 24 in.; 47.5 by 61 cm. Estimation: 700,000 - 900,000 USD  PROVENANCEAnonymous sale, Paris, Tajan, 26 June 2008, lot 33;Where purchased by the persent collector. NOTE DE... [Lire la suite]
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08 juillet 2010

Pietro Longhi (Venice 1702-1785), Portrait of a gentleman, half-length, in clerical dress with a black tricorn hat

Pietro Longhi (Venice 1702-1785), Portrait of a gentleman, half-length, in clerical dress with a black tricorn hat, holding a letter. photo Bonhams oil on copper, oval, 11 x 8.3cm (4 5/16 x 3 1/4in).- Estimate: £5,000 - 7,000, € 6,000 - 8,400, USD 7,300 - 10,000. Unsold Bonhams. Old Master Paintings, 7 Jul 2010. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com
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03 janvier 2010

Pietro Longhi (Italian, 1702-1785). The Painter's Studio.

Pietro Longhi (Italian, 1702-1785). The Painter's Studio. Oil on canvas. Height : 23.80 cm - Width : 19.50 cm. Price on application Formerly in the Kress Collection. This examination unequivocally confirmed the traditional attribution to Pietro Longhi of the present painting.Provenance: Paris, Kaufmann CollectionEngland, Private Collection, (until ca. 1950)London, Frost & Reed EnglandThereafter, Private Collection, Boston Grassi Studio 599 Broadway NY 10012 New York - USA. Tel : +1 212 226 6616 - Fax number : +1 212... [Lire la suite]
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