07 juin 2010

'Sailing Under Full Canvas, Dutch Paintings of the Golden Age' @ the Hamburger Kunsthalle

Jürgen Ovens (1623-1678), Porträt des Dirck (auch Theodor) Kerckrinck, um 1660/61, Öl auf Leinwand, 126,5 x 105 cm © Hamburger Kunsthalle / bpk Photo: Elke Walford HAMBURG.- This exhibition on marine painting from the Golden Age of Dutch culture in the 17th century centres on spectacular works by the main representatives of the genre – Ludolf Backhuysen, Jan Porcellis, Willem van de Velde (the Elder and the Younger) and Simon de Vliegher. In addition to these impressive large-scale seascapes, the display includes paintings... [Lire la suite]