11 février 2019

'Knights' presents late-medieval and Renaissance arms and armor through more than 100 objects

SARASOTA, FLA.- The Ringling is presenting Knights, an exhibition showcasing stunning examples of European arms and armor from the renowned collection of the Museo Stibbert in Florence, Italy. Through more than 100 rare objects – including full suits of armor, mounted equestrian figures, helmets, swords and other weaponry – this exhibition tells the tale of the European knight from the medieval and Renaissance periods through the Medieval Revival of the 19th century. Knights enlightens visitors about the historical and... [Lire la suite]

24 janvier 2017

Galerie Florence de Voldère. Stand 2c. Brafa Art Fair, 21-29 janvier 2017

Joseph van Bredael (Antwerp 1688-1739 Paris), Travellers on a crossroad in Flanders. Oil on copper , 21 x 29.6 cm. Signed by the monogram I.B. lower left. Courtesy Galerie Florence de Voldère Literature : K. Ertz, 'Josef van Bredael', Lingen, 2006. School of Jheronimus Bosch, Saint Christopher, mid 16th century. Oil on panel, 28 x 38 cm. Courtesy Galerie Florence de Voldère The medieval influence of demonology is also present here. School of Jheronimus Bosch, mid 16th... [Lire la suite]
08 juin 2014

Series of nine plaques with scenes from the life of Christ, French, Limoges, mid 16th century

  Series of nine plaques with scenes from the life of Christ, French, Limoges, mid 16th century. Photo Sotheby's two of the plaques with old paper labels to the reverse printed: THOS. F. FLANNERY COLL. CHICAGO and each with numbered labels; painted enamel on copper, within later bronze frames- plaques: 14 by 11.5cm., 5 1/2 by 4 1/2 in. each.; 16 by 13cm., 6 1/4 by 5 1/8 in. overall. Estimate 20,000 — 25,000 GBP Provenance: Edson Bradley (1852-1935), Frankfort, United States;Thomas F. Flannery Jr. (1926-1980),... [Lire la suite]
08 juin 2014

A French enamel plaque depicting Joachim and Anna meeting at the Golden Gate, attributed to the Penicaud workshop, after a desig

A French enamel plaque depicting Joachim and Anna meeting at the Golden Gate, attributed to the Penicaud workshop, after a design by Albrecht Dürer, Limoges, mid 16th century. Photo Sotheby's in later ebonized wood and gilt copper mounted frame. 11 1/2 by 7 3/4 in.; 29.2 by 17.7 cm. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD Provenance: Sotheby's London, March 29, 1979, lot 172 RELATED LITERATURE  Rainer Schoch, Matthias Mende, Anna Scherbaum, et al., Albrecht Dürer, das druckgraphische Werk, vol. II, Munich, 2001, no. 169 A... [Lire la suite]
30 décembre 2013

Attributed to the Penicaud workshop, after a design by Albrecht Dürer, French, Limoges, mid 16th century, Plaque depicting Joach

Attributed to the Attributed to the Penicaud workshop, after a design by Albrecht Dürer, French, Limoges, mid 16th century, Plaque depicting Joachim and Anna meeting at the Golden Gate. Photo Sotheby's. in later ebonized wood and gilt copper mounted frame. Enameled copper; 11 1/2 by 7 3/4 in., 29.2 by 19.7 cm. Estimation 6,000 — 9,000 USD Provenance: Sotheby's London, March 29, 1979, lot 172 RELATED LITERATURE: Rainer Schoch, Matthias Mende, Anna Scherbaum, et al., Albrecht Dürer, das druckgraphische Werk, vol. II, Munich, 2001,... [Lire la suite]