18 juillet 2019

'Baroque Pathways' Brings Rome to Potsdam

Caravaggio  (1571-1610), Narcissus, 1598/99. © Photo: Gallerie Nazionali di Arte Antica di Roma – Bibliotheca Hertziana, Istituto Max Planck per la storia dell’arte / Mauro Coen. Potsdam - From July 13 to October 6, 2019, Germany's Museum Barberini is presenting its first old master exhibition: Baroque Pathways: The National Galleries Barberini Corsini in Rome showcases 54 masterpieces from the collections of the Palazzo Barberini and the Galleria Corsini in Rome, among them an early work by... [Lire la suite]

02 février 2018

'Dangerous Women. Selections from the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art' at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum FIU

Pietro da Cortona (Pietro Berrettini) (Cortona 1596–1669 Rome). Hagar and the Angel, ca. 1643. Oil on canvas, 114.3 × 149.4 cm. Bequest of John Ringling, 1936, SN 132. Courtesy © Florida International University MIAMI - Courageous heroines and deceptive femmes fatales abound in the Old and New Testaments. From Judith to Esther, Salome to Mary Magdalene, Delilah to Lot's Daughters and Potiphar's wife, these women — perceived as dangerous to society — shaped biblical history. The... [Lire la suite]
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20 décembre 2016

Ignaz Elhafen (1658-1715), After Pietro da Cortona, Austrian, circa 1680-1685, Relief with Xenophon's Sacrifice to Diana

Lot 89. Ignaz Elhafen (1658-1715), After Pietro da Cortona (1596/7-1669), Austrian, circa 1680-1685, Relief with Xenophon's Sacrifice to Diana. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 GBP. Lot sold 168,750 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's initialled and located: I. E. ROMA - ivory, within an 18th/19th-century glazed ebonised wood, gilt metal and ivory frame with metal mounts - relief: 14.8 by 25.6cm., 5¾ by 10 1/8 in. - frame: 26 by 36.6cm., 10¼ by 14 3/8 in..  ... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2015

"La fabrique des saintes images. Rome-Paris, 1580-1660" au musée du Louvre

La Fabrique des Saintes images : Affiche. PARIS - Le grand mouvement de réforme qui secoua l’Église tout au long du XVIe siècle apporta avec lui, après une violente remise en cause, une profonde réflexion sur ce que devaient être les images sacrées. Rassemblant 85 œuvres (dessins et gravures, peintures, objets d’art, sculptures), La fabrique des saintes images se propose d’évoquer la complexité des enjeux qui furent, pour l’art religieux, au cœur du processus créateur des plus grands peintres, sculpteurs et architectes du... [Lire la suite]
01 avril 2015

Baroque in Rome: The Wonder of the Arts" opens at the Palazzo Cipolla in Rome

Simon Vouet, Saint Sebastian Tended by the Holy Women, 1622, Rome - Collation Mario Condorelli..  ROME.- From the 1st April to the 26th July 2015 the Fondazione Roma Museo-Palazzo Cipolla will present an ambitious cultural operation, mainly driven by the exhibition entitled Barocco a Roma. La meraviglia delle arti (Baroque in Rome. The Wonder of the Arts). Like the metaphorical ‘Barberini Sun’ the exhibition is in the middle of an original ‘heliocentric system’, where the rays are represented by a rich series of... [Lire la suite]
29 juin 2010

Master Drawings from a Distinguished Collection @ Sotheby's London

Gaetano Gandolfi, Portrait of Emidio Gandolfi, est. £80,000-120,000. photo Sotheby's LONDON.- Sales of important private collections have always been the lifeblood of the art market, returning long-hidden material into circulation and also serving as a fascinating permanent record of the taste and eye of an individual collector. In the Old Master field at least, such sales are rather less frequent now than in previous generations, so they are ever more eagerly awaited by private and institutional buyers alike. Formerly owned,... [Lire la suite]
12 avril 2009

Italian Drawings @ The Snite Museum of Art

Hercules with a Distaff, Surrounded by Putti, late 1620s by Pietro da Cortona (Italian, 1596-1669), red chalk on laid paper, mounted. On extended loan from Mr. John D. Reilly '63, L1997.012.001 NOTRE DAME, IN.- The Snite Museum of Art opens the exhibition Italian Drawings Seminar Exhibition in the Scholz Family Works on Paper Gallery. This exhibition will present sixteenth-and seventeenth-century drawings by Italian masters that have been studied and investigated by students at the University of Notre Dame. The acknowledgment... [Lire la suite]
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24 septembre 2008

‘From Tiziano to Pietro da Cortona: Myth, Poetry and the Sacred...', @ The Museum of Cycladic Art

The Flagellation of Christ 1550. Titian (ca.1485-1576/Italian) Oil on Canvas. Galleria Borghese, Rome, Italy ATHENS.- The Museum of Cycladic Art, in collaboration with the Italian Embassy in Greece, is presenting the exhibition ‘From Tiziano to Pietro da Cortona: Myth, Poetry and the Sacred...', which is held on the occasion of the official visit to Greece of the President of the Italian Republic, Giorgio Napolitano. The exhibition will last until 20 December and seeks to present to the Greek public the development of art in... [Lire la suite]