08 mai 2009

'Turner and the Masters'

The exhibition brings together around one hundred works of supreme historical significance from collections around the world LONDON.- Turner and the Masters will present a selection of magnificent paintings by JMW Turner (1775-1851) alongside related works by the old masters and contemporaries he hoped to imitate, rival and surpass. Bringing together around one hundred works of supreme historical significance from collections around the world this will be the first exhibition to look at Turner’s work in the company of the... [Lire la suite]
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14 novembre 2008

"The drama of the Baroque : The Art of Italy in the Royal Collection" @ Edinburgh

Caravaggio, Micheangelo Merisida (1571-1610), The Calling of Saints Peter and Andrew (detail), c.1603-6. Photo: The Royal Collection © 2008, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. EDINBURGH.- The drama of the Baroque just opened in Edinburgh in part two of The Art of Italy in the Royal Collection. The 31 paintings and 43 drawings selected for the exhibition reflect the great stylistic diversity of the period, which gave birth to the powerful realism of Caravaggio, the revolutionary naturalism of the Carracci and the cool classicism of... [Lire la suite]
08 octobre 2008

"Picasso et les maîtres" @ Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, Paris

Yo, Picasso, Pablo Picasso. Paris, 1901 Huile sur toile, 73,5 x 60,5 cm, Collection particulière © Succession Picasso, 2008 Autoportrait à la palette, Paul Gauguin, hiver 1893-1894 Huile sur toile, 92 x 73 © Collection particulière Homme à la guitare, Pablo Picasso, automne 1911-1913 Huile sur toile, 154 x 77,5 cm. Musée Picasso, Paris © Succession Picasso, 2008 Pablo Picasso, Nature morte au crâne de mouton Royan, 6 octobre 1939. Oil on canvas, 50.2 x 61 cm. Collection Vicky et Marcos Micha, Mexico ©... [Lire la suite]
06 octobre 2008

"The Art of Italy in the Royal Collection"

Artemisia Gentileschi (1593-1652), Self-portrait as the Allegory of painting, 1638-39. Photo: The Royal Collection © 2008, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. LONDON.- The drama of the Baroque comes to Edinburgh in part two of The Art of Italy in the Royal Collection. The 31 paintings and 43 drawings selected for the exhibition reflect the great stylistic diversity of the period, which gave birth to the powerful realism of Caravaggio, the revolutionary naturalism of the Carracci and the cool classicism of Poussin and Domenichino.... [Lire la suite]
03 octobre 2008

Martin Bruneau, "Mirabilis",

La peinture de Martin Bruneau prend sa source dans une, voire plusieurs oeuvres des maîtres tels que Rembrandt, Vélasquez, Courbet ou Poussin. Ici, il s'inspire de "l'Ex-voto" de Philippe de Champaigne, pour ré-interroger la notion de miracle. Martin Bruneau, Petit Mirabilis. Huile sur toile. 25 x 20 cm. Courtesy Galerie Isabelle Gounod © Martin Bruneau En collaboration avec la Galerie Isabelle Gounod, l'abbaye de Maubuisson présente "Mirabilis", une exposition de Martin Bruneau: peintures à... [Lire la suite]
29 août 2008

Allaince de la NGS et de la National Gallery London pour la collection Bridgewater du Duke of Sutherland

Diana and Callisto, 1556-59, Titian (Tiziano Vecellio), National Gallery of Scotland. Lent by the Duke of Sutherland 1945 LONDON.- The National Galleries of Scotland (NGS) and the National Gallery in London (NGL) are working together with the Duke of Sutherland to secure the long-term future of the Bridgewater loan of Old Master paintings. The Bridgewater Collection, currently on view at the NGS, is the most important private collection of Old Master paintings on loan to an institution in the UK and counts among the most... [Lire la suite]