13 mai 2010

"An Italian Journey: Drawings from the Tobey Collection, Correggio to Tiepolo" @ Metropolitan Museum

Jacopo Ligozzi, Two Persian Grooms Holding a Sultan’s Horse, Ca. 1580–85. Pen and brown ink, brush with watercolor and gouache, gold highlights, over traces of black chalk. 10 15/16 x 8 ¾ in. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Promised Gift of David M. Tobey NEW YORK, NY.- An Italian Journey: Drawings from the Tobey Collection, Correggio to Tiepolo presents 72 extraordinary works of the 16th through 18th centuries, from one of the preeminent collections of Italian Old Master drawings in private hands. It features masterpieces by... [Lire la suite]
14 novembre 2009

Deux dessins de Giovanni Battista Tiepolo @ Blanchet & Associés, Drouot Richelieu

Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Venise 1727-1804) Assemblée de personnages. Plume et encre brune, lavis de sépia. 26,5 x 30 cm. Signé en bas à droite « Dom Tiepolo f » à la plume. Taches, rousseurs, pliure verticale au centre et pliures sur le côté droitProvenance : - vente anonyme, Me Vincent, Palais Galiera, Paris, le 29 novembre 1976, n°I, repr.Note : Digne fils de Giambattista Tiepolo, il aide dès ses 10 ans son père dans son travail.Admirateur de l'œuvre de son père qu'il copiera afin de la graver, il garde sa technique de la... [Lire la suite]
07 juin 2009

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Venice 1696 - 1770 Madrid) The Brazen Serpent

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Venice 1696 - 1770 Madrid) The Brazen Serpent Black chalk; on the verso a tracing of the woman and child to the left of the composition; bears old attribution in pen and ink: Tita Tiepolo. 347 by 250 mm. Est. 5,000—7,000 USD. Lot Sold 6,250 USD We are grateful to Bernard Aikema who confirms the attribution to Giambattista Tiepolo, identifying it as a very early drawing of around 1715. PROVENANCE: G. Vallardi (L.1223) NOTE: The attribution was confirmed by Knox in a letter to a previous... [Lire la suite]
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04 mai 2009

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo's Frescoes at Wurzburg Residenz Now Restored and on View

View of the ceiling of the Imperial Hall in the Wurzburg Residenz. After more than two years the frescoes painted by Giovanni Battista Tiepolo have been restored. Photo: EFE / Daniel Karmann WURZBURG.- The Imperial Hall at Warzburg Residenz has reopened its doors to show the newly restored frescoes painted by Tiepolo. After more than two years the frescoes can now be admired inside the 410 meter square hall which has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage site. The Würzburg Residenz (Residence) is a palace in Würzburg,... [Lire la suite]
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