07 juillet 2011

Sotheby's Achieves Second Highest Price for Any Old Master Painting at Auction in London

Francesco Guardi, Venice, a View of the Rialto Bridge, Looking North, from the Fondamenta del Carbon (detail), oil on canvas, 120 x 203.7cm. Estimate 15,000,000-25,000,000 GBP - Lot Sold: 26,697,250 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. LONDON.- Tonight Sotheby’s London Old Master & British Paintings Evening Sale was led by Francesco Guardi’s monumental masterpiece Venice, a View of the Rialto Bridge, Looking North, from the Fondamenta del Carbon, which established the highest price of the week of London Old Master Sales when it sold for an... [Lire la suite]
03 septembre 2009

"Important Old Masters in a new Light" @ Maison d'Art / MdA Today !

Titian (Tiziano Vecelli), Saint Sebastian. Oil on canvas. Signed lower left: TICIANVS. h: 190 x w: 95.5 cm / h: 74.8 x w: 37.6 in. Nicolas Poussin, Baths of Diocletian. Oil on canvas, h: 36.5 x w: 40 cm / h: 14.4 x w: 15.7 in. Nicolas Poussin, Landscape with Lake. Oil on canvas, h: 36.5 x w: 40 cm / h: 14.4 x w: 15.7 in. Correggio, Head of Christ. Oil on Panel, h: 40 x w: 34 cm / h: 15.7 x w: 13.4 in. Andrea del Sarto, The Madonna and Child with the Infant Saint John the Baptist, circa 1513. Oil on... [Lire la suite]