03 juillet 2011

Circle of Gaetano Verturali (Lucca 1701-1783), A capriccio of the entrance to the Grand Canal, Venice

Circle of Gaetano Verturali (Lucca 1701-1783), A capriccio of the entrance to the Grand Canal, Venice, with the Punta della Dogana and the Church of Santa Maria della Salute.  Photo Bonhams oil on canvas, 70.2 x 178.4cm (27 5/8x 70 1/4in).. Estimate: £10,000 - 15,000, € 11,000 - 17,000, US$ 16,000 - 25,000 PROVENANCE: A noble villa in Lombardy, from which acquired at the end of the 19th century by an old Milanese family and thence by descent to the present owner Bonhams. Old Master Paintings, 6 Jul 2011, New Bond Street... [Lire la suite]
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18 avril 2011

Giovanni Paolo Panini (Piacenza 1691-1765 Rome) , A capriccio of Roman ruins

Giovanni Paolo Panini (Piacenza 1691-1765 Rome) , A capriccio of Roman ruins with the Pantheon, the Temple of Antonino and Faustina, the statue of Marco Aurelio, the Trajan Column, the Temple of Fortuna Virilis, the Temple of Vesta in Tivoli and figures conversing amongst architectural fragments. Photo oil on canvas, 38 5/8 x 53¼ in. (98.1 x 135.2 cm.). Estimate £120,000 - £180,000. Price Realized £253,250 Provenance: Mary Upton Gaskell, Ingestre Hall, Cheshire; and by inheritance to her second daughter,Frances Ann Jackson,... [Lire la suite]
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23 janvier 2011

Agony and Ecstasy: A Rediscovered Masterpiece on View @ Moretti Fine Art, NY

Saint Sebastian by Jacobus Agnesius, circa 1638. NEW YORK, NY.- Once again, Andrew Butterfield and Fabrizio Moretti, the renowned Re- naissance and Baroque specialists, will collaborate to present Agony, Ecstasy, Ivory: The Saint Sebastian of Agnesius, A Rediscovered Masterpiece, at Moretti Fine Art/Adam Williams Fine Art 24 East 80th Street, January 21–February 4, 2011. Coinciding with the Old Master Drawings Week and the auction house sales, this rare sculpture accompanies an exhibition of significant Italian and other... [Lire la suite]
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14 novembre 2009

Quatre tableaux de Francesco Guardi proposés par Blanchet & Associés à Drouot

Francesco Guardi (1712-1793) Piazza S. Marco con Basilica e campanile. Toile. 34,5 x 48 cm - Estimation : 400 000 / 600 000 €Provenance : Major T. L. C. Curtis, Langford Hall, Newark, Nottinghamshire ;Sa vente (et autres collections), Christie's, Londres, 9 juillet 1937, n° 40 (350 gns. Acquis par F. Sabin) ;Collection F. T. Sabin, Londres, 1938 ;Collection duc de Talleyrand ;Vente anonyme, Christie's, Londres, 9 décembre 1988, n° 38 (£ 242 000) ;Acquis à cette vente par le mari de l'actuelle propriétaire.Bibliographie :... [Lire la suite]
17 avril 2009

Leonardo Coccorante (Italian, 1680-1750), A capriccio view with ruins, figures in the foreground and the sea beyond

Leonardo Coccorante (Italian, 1680-1750), A capriccio view with ruins, figures in the foreground and the sea beyond oil on canvas. 41 x 31 1/2in (104.2 x 80cm). Estimate: $20,000 - 30,000 Footnote: We would like to thank Professor David Marshall for authenticating this painting from a photograph. Notice:  Prof. David Marshall has indicated that this painting is typical of the artists work in imagery and handling and can be compared to Ruins by the Sea: Storm Effect in Grenoble, (Musée de Peinture et de... [Lire la suite]
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