20 janvier 2011

Maso di Banco, Cola Petruccioli, Duccio di Buoninsegna, Jacopo di Cione, Spinello Aretino, Taddeo di Bartolo, Giovanni dal Ponte

Cola Petruccioli (painter from Orvieto, active in the second half of the 1000 – 1400, died in 1401), Allegory of Fortitude, Justice and “Vita activa”, fresco, 315 × 65 cm, 315 × 72 cm, 315 × 62 cm. Collection of Old Master Paintings, inv. no. 1260, 1357, 1362 . Museum of Fine Arts Budapest © Museum of Fine Arts Károly Pulszky (1853–1899), director of the museum’s predecessor, the National Picture Gallery, earned undying reputation in enriching its collection, primarily the Italian Renaissance material. It was he who purchased... [Lire la suite]
06 janvier 2010

Moretti puts the spotlight on early Italian Old Masters‏

Giovanni di Paolo (Siena, c.1397-1482) Madonna and Child enthroned between Saints Bartholomew and James and two female saints. Panel , 37.3 x 26.7 cm, 14¾  x  10½ ins (with original frame); 29 x 19 cm, 112/5  x 7½ ins (painted surface) Moretti Fine Art will stage their third US exhibition, which will be entitled From the Gothic Tradition to the Early Renaissance, at their gallery at 24 East 80th Street, New York, from 19 January to 12 February 2010.  Some twenty works will not only reveal the richness of... [Lire la suite]