09 novembre 2016

Rediscovered Rembrandt masterpiece displayed in London for the first time

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Self-portrait, wearing a Feathered Bonnet, 1635, National Trust, Buckland Abbey, gift from the estate of Edna, Lady Samuel of Wych Cross. © National Trust/Chris Titmus. LONDON.- Am I Rembrandt? (8 Nov – 5 March 2017), the final display in Dulwich Picture Gallery’s Making Discoveries series brings the Dutch Master’s flamboyant Self-Portrait, Wearing a Feathered Bonnet, 1635, (on loan from Buckland Abbey, National Trust) to London for the first time. The display also delves deeper into the... [Lire la suite]

18 octobre 2016

Dulwich presents first exhibition devoted to the Dutch Master Adriaen van de Velde

Adriaen van de Velde, The beach at Scheveningen, 1658, Oil on canvas © Museumslandschaft Hessen Kassel, Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister.  LONDON.- In collaboration with the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, Dulwich Picture Gallery hosts the first-ever exhibition devoted to the painter and draughtsman Adriaen van de Velde (1636 - 1672), one of the finest landscape artists of the Dutch Golden Age.  Over a career of less than two decades Van de Velde produced a varied body of paintings and drawings that earned him... [Lire la suite]
08 octobre 2016

Meadows Museum solves mystery following extensive investigation of Murillo paintings

Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (Spanish, 1617 - 1682), Saint Justa, c. 1665. Oil on canvas. Meadows Museum, SMU, Dallas. Algur H. Meadows Collection, MM.72.04. Photo by Michael Bodycomb. Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (Spanish, 1617 - 1682), Saint Rufina, c. 1665. Oil on canvas. Meadows Museum, SMU, Dallas. Algur H. Meadows Collection, MM.72.05. Photo by Brad Flowers. DALLAS, TX.- The Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University today announced that a lengthy investigation has concluded with the discovery of the true identity... [Lire la suite]
10 juin 2016

Exhibition presents an exciting new spin on the Mauritshuis’ collection

Vik Muniz. Photo by Ivo Hoekstra. THE HAGUE.- It’s a first: a museum exhibition of Vik Muniz’s Versos. It’s also a first for the Mauritshuis: this show presents an exciting new spin on the museum’s collection through an extraordinary partnership with a contemporary artist. From 9 June to 4 September the Mauritshuis in The Hague hosts Vik Muniz: Verso. An exhibition which reveals not the fronts of world famous paintings, like Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, Van Gogh’s Starry Night or Vermeer's The Girl with a Pearl Earring, but... [Lire la suite]