02 janvier 2010

Old Master & 19th Century European Art @ Sotheby's New York on Fri, 29 Jan 10

Francesco Guardi (Venice 1712 - 1793), Head of the Virgin, oil on canvas, 7 by 5 1/2 in. 17.8 by 14 cm. Executed circa 1780-90. Est. 20,000 - 30,000 USD. photo courtesy Sotheby's Sotheby’s Old Master & 19th Century European Art auctions are celebrated for their rich variety. From 17th and 18th century Italian Baroque paintings to the genre paintings, sporting and marine subjects originating from all parts of Europe throughout the 19th century, the diversity of the works being offered is evident. The Old Master section is... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2009

Dutch old masters from the 15th to 18th century @ Sotheby’s Amsterdam

Jan van Noordt, Family portrait. oil on canvas, 157 by 121.5 cm. Estimate €100,000 - 150,000. © Sotheby’s Amsterdam AMSTERDAM.- The sale of Old Master Paintings at Sotheby’s Amsterdam on 5 May offers great landscapes, still-lifes, portraits, biblical and genre scenes by Dutch old masters from the 15th to 18th century with a special focus on the Dutch Golden Age. One of the highlights is a stunning family portrait by Jan van Noordt which is remarkable for its quality, elegance, coloring and size. Jan van Noordt (circa... [Lire la suite]