07 mars 2010

"Goya and López: Court Painters for Charles IV" @ Meadows Museum

Vicente López y Portaña (1772-1850), Portrait of Baron Mathieu de Faviers, 1812. Oil on canvas; Meadows Museum, SMU, Dallas, Algur H. Meadows Collection Photography by Michael Bodycomb With the major exhibition Royal Splendor in the Enlightenment: Charles IV of Spain, Patron and Collector, which features excellent examples of fine and decorative art from Spain at the turn of the 19th century, the Meadows Museum has looked to its own rich holdings of paintings and prints from the period, created by artists employed by the... [Lire la suite]