09 février 2014
Pendant depicting the monogram of the Virgin, in enamelled gold, lapis-lazuli, and paste (glass), made in Spain, about 1600-1630. Victoria & Albert Museum, London © V&A Images.
09 février 2014
Pendant with Christ, Spain, 17th century © 2000-2012, The Fitzwilliam Museum, University of Cambridge, UK. Collections Gold, set with emeralds and two diamonds and a carved mother-of-pearl figure of Christ on a background of gold, engraved and enamelled in translucent green (basse-taille enamelling). The back enamelled in opaque white, pink and black and set with an enamelled plaque in blue pink and grey-black of the virgin and child. Circular with a bow at the top.
05 novembre 2013
Hispano-Moresque Albarello, Spain, 15th century. Photo courtesy Amir Mohtashemi Ltd Dimensions (height): 18 x 11cm. ASIAN ART IN LONDON. 31st October - 9th November 2013. Amir Mohtashemi Ltd. Amir Mohtashemi. Phone +44 (0)20 7937 4422 - Email firstname.lastname@example.org - Website www.amirmohtashemi.com
15 septembre 2013
The Spanish Matador. A series of portraits featuring matadors, taken in and around Madrid, Spain by Jeff Martin
The Spanish Matador. A series of portraits featuring matadors, taken in and around Madrid, Spain by Jeff Martin (c) Jeff Martin (source http://www.behance.net)
14 septembre 2013
Amethyst pendant, Spain, 1625-50. Amethysts set in gold openwork with enamelled decoration. Height: 11.4 cm, Width: 7.2 cm, Depth: 2.5 cm. Given by Dame Joan Evans. M.141-1975 © V&A Images.
12 septembre 2013
Pendant with standing ram, Spain or Spanish colonies, circa 1600, in gold, enamel, spinel and pearls from the Waddesdon Bequest, British Museum, London © The Trustees of the British Museum. All rights reserved.
31 août 2013
Portrait of Jeanne de Marigny, attributed to Charles (1604-92) and Henri Beaubrun (1603-77), Paris, about 1650-60, oil on canvas. Museum no. 566-1882, © Victoria and Albert Museum, London LONDON - A pearl-drop earring worn by Charles I at his execution in 1649, magnificent pearl tiaras worn by European nobility and a necklace of cultured pearls given to Marilyn Monroe by Joe DiMaggio in 1954 will be among the incredible array of jewels and other objects on display in a new exhibition at the V&A this... [Lire la suite]
06 juillet 2013
Silk Ikat-Velvet Woman’s Robe, Munisak, 1850–75. Uzbekistan, Bukhara. (Cleveland Museum of Art) CLEVELAND - Featuring 423 works, the new north wing gallery is the second to last portion of the Cleveland Museum of Art’s total renovation and expansion. The exhibition is located in the museum’s new north wing galleries that are located on the second floor adjacent to the newly constructed glass atrium. To find the exhibit, head to the escalators at the far end of the atrium, turn left at the top and left again just before reaching... [Lire la suite]
21 avril 2013
Back of a matador's jacket, Chinchon, Spain
02 septembre 2012
Gold / Maria Josefa Mine, Rodalquilar, Almería, Spain