25 novembre 2010

Albrecht Dürer's Adam and Eve Returns to Public Display @ the Prado Museum

Albrecht Durer, Adam y Eva. Museo Nacional del Prado. MADRID.- The Museum is once again displaying the magnificent pair of paintings of Adam and Eve (1507) by Albrecht Dürer, following two years of intensive restoration to their pictorial surfaces and supports. The work on the two panels has benefited from the participation of a team of international experts, jointly co-ordinated by the Prado and the Getty Foundation in Los Angeles. The latter institution funded the restoration of the delicate panels on which the two paintings... [Lire la suite]
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20 février 2010

"The Printmaker’s Art" @ National Gallery of Scotland

Albrecht Durer, "The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse" from "The Apocalypse Revelation of Saint John the Divine". Woodcut on paper: 39.20 x 28.20 cm (to edge of block). National Gallery of Scotland. EDINBURGH.- A collection of iconic prints, by some of the finest European artists of the past 500 years, will be on show at the National Gallery of Scotland this spring. "The Printmaker’s Art" will highlight the enormous skill of artists such as Rembrandt, Piranesi, Hogarth, Manet and Whistler, and will... [Lire la suite]
13 avril 2009

Albrecht Durer, Le Martyre de Sainte Catherine

Albrecht Durer, Le Martyre de Sainte Catherine (Hollstein, Meder 236) 385 x 283 (au lieu de 390 x 284). Bois. Épreuve de tirage un peu tardif légèrement incomplète. Petits manques et accidents dans les bords et angles supérieurs refaits. Plis de tirage fraturés, bords un peu jaunis. Cadre. Estimation : € 800-1,200 Tajan. ESTAMPES, 22 avr. 2009 15:00, Drouot - salle 11 www.tajan.com
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02 mars 2009

"Old Master Prints from the Sparling Family Collection" @ The Hyde

Hendrik Goltzius, (Dutch, 1558-1616), Publius Horatius, 1586. Engraving on laid paper 14 1/2 x 9 5/16 inches. The Hyde Collection, Gift in memory of Leon H. and Marie Buttlar Sparling by their family, 2008.20.6 GLEN FALLS, NY.- The Hyde opened an exhibition of its most recent acquisition – Old Master prints from the collection of Tobin Sparling, a South Glens Falls native. Late last year, Sparling donated nearly thirty prints in memory of his parents, Leon H. and Marie Buttlar Sparling. The exhibition, titled Old Master Prints... [Lire la suite]