30 juin 2011

'Cy Twombly and Nicolas Poussin: Arcadian Painters' @ Dulwich Picture Gallery

Nicolas Poussin, Venus and Mercury (c. 1627/1629) © By permission of the Trustees of Dulwich Picture Gallery Cy Twombly, Bacchanalia-Fall (5 Days in November) Blatt 4, InvNr. UAB 457, 1977, collage, oil, chalk, gouache, on fabriano paper, graph paper, 101.2 x 150.5 cm, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen – Museum Brandhorst, München Leihgeber: Udo Brandhorst, © Cy Twombly LONDON.- Dulwich Picture Gallery presents a revelatory exhibition of the work of Cy Twombly and Nicolas Poussin. Organised to celebrate the Bicentenary of the... [Lire la suite]
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28 janvier 2011

The Romanovs, Tsars and Art Collectors @ the Pinacothèque de Paris

Rembrandt (Harmensz Van Rij, dit), David et Jonathan, 1642. Huile sur bois (parquetage), 73 x 61,5 cm. INV. N° ГЭ 713. Provenance : 1882, Imperial Picture Gallery in the Monplaisir Palace, Peterhof. Musée de l'Ermitage, Saint-Pétersbourg. Photographe © Musée de l'Ermitage. Photo de Pavel Demidov. PARIS.- For the opening of its new rooms, the Pinacothèque de Paris has organised an exceptional exhibition around a major theme: the birth of a Museum. Through May 29 2011, the Pinacothèque de Paris displays the treasures of the... [Lire la suite]
10 novembre 2010

Christie's Expects to Sell "Ordination" by Nicolas Poussin for £15 to £20 Million

Workers from the Christie´s auction house handle the masterpiece "L'Ordre", ('Ordination'), painted around 1630 by French artist Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665) in Paris November 9, 2010. Poussin's painting will go on auction in London on December 7 and is expected to be sold for between 15 - 20 million pounds ($24-32 million). REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes. NEW YORK, NY.- On 7 December 2010 in London, Christie’s will offer a masterpiece from one of the most celebrated groups of paintings in European history. Ordination by... [Lire la suite]
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06 septembre 2010

Poussin's Ordination @ Christie's

Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665), Ordination. Estimate: £15 million to £20 million. London – On 7 December 2010 in London, Christie’s will offer a masterpiece from one of the most celebrated groups of paintings in European history. Ordination by Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665) will highlight the Old Masters and 19th Century Art Evening Sale where it will be presented for sale for the first time in over 225 years by the Trustees of the Belvoir Estate. It is expected to realise £15 million to £20 million. Richard Knight, International... [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]
28 juillet 2009

'Capturing Nature's Beauty: Three Centuries of French Landscapes' @ the J. Paul Getty Museum

Nicolas Poussin, A Path Leading Into a Forest Clearing, about 1635-1640. Pen and brown ink and brown wash. 38.6 X 24.6. 96.GA.24. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles LOS ANGELES, CA.- On view at the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center, July 28 - November 1, 2009, Capturing Nature’s Beauty: Three Centuries of French Landscape draws from the Getty’s drawings collection including some works from the Getty Research Institute, to highlight key moments in the French landscape tradition, from its emergence in the 1600s to its... [Lire la suite]
17 mai 2009

Quoet : Nicolas Poussin

"Painting is nothing but an imitation of human actions". Nicolas Poussin
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10 avril 2009

Quote : Nicolas Poussin

"La peinture n'est autre qu'une idée des choses incorporelles." Nicolas Poussin (Extrait des Observations sur la peinture)
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