31 juillet 2013

Giovanni dal Ponte (Giovanni di Marco) (1385-1437 · Florentine), Madonna and Child Enthroned, Crowned by Two Angels with Saints

Giovanni dal Ponte (Giovanni di Marco) (1385-1437 · Florentine), Madonna and Child Enthroned, Crowned by Two Angels with Saints Anthony Abbot and James Major.  Circa 1420-1425. Photo courtesy M.S. Rau Antiques. Tempera on gold ground panel, 21 1/2 Inches. Price: $550,000 Giovanni dal Ponte, also known as Giovanni di Marco, is often grouped with the greatest artists of the early 15th century credited as the harbingers of the Italian Renaissance tradition. Studying under late 14th-century... [Lire la suite]
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05 juillet 2009

Umbrian School, circa 1500, Saint Sebastian

Umbrian School, circa 1500, Saint Sebastian tempera on gold ground panel, 42 x 29cm (16 9/16 x 11 7/16in).unframed. Estimate: £60,000 - 80,000, €69,000 - 92,000 Note: The present painting shows the particular influence of the seminal Umbrian artist, Pietro Perugino (1450-1523). The interest in architectural space and decorative detail which it displays are consonant with early works attributed to Perugino. It thus incorporates the Florentine figural style (which Perugino himself drew especially from the elegant poses of his... [Lire la suite]
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