13 janvier 2018

Sotheby's to offer important Old Master paintings from the Collection of J.E. Safra

Lot 45. Jan Wijnants (Haarlem 1632 - 1684 Amsterdam) & Adriaen van de Velde  (Amsterdam 1636 - 1672), Wooded Evening Landscape with a Hunter and His Dogs, Another Hunter on Horseback Conversing with a Peasant, a Fishermen and a Falconer Carrying a Hoop of Falcons on a Path, a Wagon and Other Figures by a Lake Beyond. , signed with initials lower left:  J. W. Oil on canvas, 59 7/8  by 75 1/4  in.; 152 cm by 191.1 cm. Estimate 2,000,000 — 3,000,000 USD.... [Lire la suite]

30 novembre 2017

Sotheby's announces highlights from the Old Masters Evening Sale

A woman looks at works included in the sale. Courtesy Sotheby’s. LONDON.- Sotheby’s London Old Masters Evening sale on 6 December 2017 covers 400 years of art history, from the visually arresting gold-grounds of the Early Italian Renaissance to one of the last and most important candlelight pictures by Joseph Wright of Derby left in private hands. Highlights also include a luminous 18th-century view of Venice by Bellotto, two recently rediscovered landscapes by Constable, as well as a formidable gallery of portraits... [Lire la suite]
01 décembre 2015

Constable's celebrated composition reappears on the market for the first time in 160 years

John Constable, The Lock, Oil on canvas, 139.7 by 122 cm.; 55 by 48 in. (est. £8-12 million). Photo: Sotheby's. LONDON.- Next week, The Lock, one of John Constable’s most famous compositions will reappear on the market for the first time in 160 years. The monumental landscape - depicting the countryside of the painter’s “careless boyhood” - will lead Sotheby’s London Evening auction of Old Master & British Paintings on 9th December. The sale will be further distinguished by museum-quality works, an unusually... [Lire la suite]
03 juin 2014

The most prestigious salon of art and antiques in Monaco to be held from 12 to 16 June 2014 in Monte-Carlo

MONTE-CARLO.- Under the High Patronage of HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, the fourth edition of the prestigious event, the POINT ART MONACO – FINE ART FAIR is to be held from Thursday, June 12th, through Monday, June 16th, at the Sporting d’Hiver Monte Carlo. Five days of dreaming, to admire hundreds of exceptional pieces!  After only three editions of PAM, the impressive Fine Art Fair rose through the ranks of major international gatherings of top professionals and art collectors, of worldwide criticism. These artistic... [Lire la suite]
26 septembre 2012

Follower of Gaspar van Witte, called Vanvitelli, Wievs of the Palazzo Albani on the via delle Quattro Fontane, Rome

Follower of Gaspar van Witte, called Vanvitelli, Wievs of the Palazzo Albani on the via delle Quattro Fontane, Rome. Photo Sotheby's a pair, both oil on canvas each: 74.3 by 64 cm.; 29 1/4 by 25 1/4 in. Estimate: 30,000 - 40,000 GBP PROVENANCE: Giovanna di Bauffremont, Principessa di Viggiano (1864-1935); Her deceased sale, Rome, Tavazzi, 15-30 April 1936, lots 190-191, where acquired by Anna L. Pecci Blunt (1885-1971) [according to an inscription on the reverse of both canvases];Thence by descent to the present... [Lire la suite]
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13 septembre 2010

Cesare Lampronti @ XXVe Biennale des Antiquaires. Grand Palais

Giovanni Antonio Canal dit Canaletto (Venise 1697 – 1768), Rome, l’Arc de Septime Sévère © Cesare Lampronti Huile sur toile, 102,7 x 129,5 cm. Provenance: Collection particulière, Bergame, jusqu’en 1966Collection particulière Expertises: Gerardo Celestini, Milan, 9 octobre 1968 Bozena Anna Kowalczyk, Venise, 6 mars 2010.  Identifié pour la première fois en 1966 par Antonio Morassi, ce magnifique caprice était alors publié comme une des toutes premières oeuvres de Canaletto. Cette opinion n’a jamais été remise en... [Lire la suite]
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