11 juin 2011

Sotheby's to Offer a Newly Discovered Work By Sir Anthony Van Dyck @ London Sale

Sir Anthony Van Dyck, Portrait of a Carmelite Monk, Head and Shoulders, c.1617-20, oil on oak panel, 62.3cm x 48cm. Estimate: £600,000-800,000. Photo: Sotheby's LONDON.- Sotheby’s today announces that it will sell a newly discovered portrait by the great 17th Century Flemish painter Sir Anthony Van Dyck in its 6th July 2011 sale of Old Master and British Paintings in London. The intense and psychologically penetrating portrait of a young Carmelite monk is a hitherto unknown work, which Sotheby’s has discovered to have been painted... [Lire la suite]
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09 novembre 2010

Property from the Portland Collection to Be Offered @ Christie's in November

Portrait of a Senator of Antwerp, half-length, in senatorial robes, leaning on a plinth, by Sir Anthony van Dyck (Antwerp 1599-1641 London). Estimate: £1,000,000 -1,500,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2010. LONDON.- Christie’s announce an historic opportunity for connoisseurs around the globe in late November and early December, when a magnificent selection of jewellery, Fabergé, old master paintings and sculpture will be offered from collections of the Dukes of Portland, in a series of auctions in London. 22 lots will be... [Lire la suite]
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05 juin 2010

HBU unveils Van Dyck masterpiece in Belin Chapel

Sir Anthony Van Dyck (1599-1641), "Saint John the Baptist in the Wilderness" HOUSTON, TX.- During a special dedication ceremony on Wednesday, June 2, Houston Baptist University unveiled "Saint John the Baptist in the Wilderness," the 17th century masterpiece by Sir Anthony Van Dyck (1599-1641), in the Belin Chapel in the Morris Cultural Arts Center on the HBU campus. The painting, a generous donation from the collection of University friends William and Sharon Morris, is the latest in a series of recent... [Lire la suite]