07 mai 2015

Exhibition explores the omnipresence of universal proportions in art, science, music and architecture

Sandro Botticelli, "Portrait of a Woman", 1485, Private Collection, Brussels. VENICE.- Proportio, an exhibition organised by the Axel & May Vervoordt Foundation and the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia opens this May to coincide with the 56th International Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia. Curated by Axel Vervoordt and Daniela Ferretti and located in the imposing Palazzo Fortuny, the exhibition explores the omnipresence of universal proportions in art, science, music and architecture. Proportio follows the highly... [Lire la suite]

26 mai 2013

Sotheby's Paris announces details of its Old Master & 19th Century Paintings & Drawings Sale

Corneille de La Haye of Lyon, Portrait of a Man on a Green Ground. Est. €150,000-200,000/$195,000-260,000. Photo: Sothebys PARIS.- Sotheby’s announced details of the forthcoming Sale of Old Master & 19th Century Paintings & Drawings to be held in Paris on 27 June 2013. The French 17th & 18th Century Schools will be particularly well represented among the 164 selected lots, led by a spectacular still life by Louise Moillon, one of the first French still lifes ever painted; Le Bal de Tivoli, a remarkable work by François... [Lire la suite]