25 février 2010

TWO FOR THE PRICE OF ONE. Collaborative Painting Presented By Bernheimer-Colnaghi at TEFAF, Maastricht

Joos de Momper the Younger (1564-1635) and Jan Brueghel the Elder (1568-1625) Spring: a landscape with elegant company on a tree-lined road. Oil on canvas, 128.6 x 188.9cm One of the highlights of the works being exhibited by Bernheimer-Colnaghi on their Stand No. 306 at TEFAF, Friday 12 to Sunday 21 March 2010, will be the collaborative painting by Joos de Momper the Younger (1564-1635) and Jan Brueghel the Elder (1568-1625), entitled Spring: a landscape with elegant company on a tree-lined road, with an asking price of around... [Lire la suite]
04 décembre 2009

'The Familiar Face: Portrait Prints by Rembrandt' @ The Norton Simon Museum

Rembrandt van Rijn, (Dutch, 1606–1669), "Self-Portrait Drawing at a Window", 1648. Etching, drypoint, burin; State IV, plate: 6-1/4 x 5-1/8 in. (15.9 x 13.0 cm); sheet: 6-5/8 x 5-1/4 in. (16.8 x 13.3 cm) Norton Simon Art Foundation. PASADENA, CA.- The Norton Simon Museum presents The Familiar Face: Portrait Prints by Rembrandt, an exhibition of 15 etchings by Dutch master Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669). Rembrandt’s prominence as a painter of portraits, particularly those of the merchants and burghers of Amsterdam, is... [Lire la suite]
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29 septembre 2009

A painting that supposedly was made by Hans van Meegeren proven to be from the Dutch Golden Age

Hans van Meegeren (1889-1947), Procuress (after Dirck van Baburen) Circa 1940. Oil on canvas, height: 98.7 cm; width: 103.9 cm. Copyright: The Samuel Courtauld Trust\unknown LONDON.- A painting that supposedly was made by Hans van Meegeren, one of the most notable forgers of all time, dates, from the XVII Century and might have even hung in Johannes Vermeer's house, according to the Art Newspaper. The painting is titled “The Procuress” and is housed at the Courtauld Institute in London, which accepted it in 1960 as a donation... [Lire la suite]
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26 juin 2009

A Dutch embroidered, raised work and applique metal thread floral coffer, together with other accessories, first half 17th centu

A Dutch embroidered, raised work and applique metal thread floral coffer, together with other accessories, first half 17th century comprising of a coffer, two pairs of gloves and further keepsakes: Coffer: with each of the four panels and the curved coffer top finely worked with couched gilt-metal trailing stems with various raised flower-heads (including tulips) and leaves, the cream silk satin ground applied with scattered gilt-metal spangles and purl-work, supported by blue ribbon when opened, the right hand side... [Lire la suite]
06 juin 2009

New acquisition of a marinescape by Jan van Goyen by the Kresge Art Museum

Jan van Goyen (Dutch, 1596‑1656), An Estuary with Row and Sail Boats, late 1640s, oil on panel, 14 x 12‑3/4 inches, Kresge Art Museum, Michigan State University, MSU purchase, funded by the Emma Grace Holmes Endowment, 2009.20 EAST LANSING, MI.- Kresge Art Museum announced a major new acquisition of a marinescape by Jan van Goyen, one of the greatest 17th century Dutch landscape painters. An Estuary with Row and Sail Boats, from the late 1640s, was called a “connoisseur’s gem” by writer Souren Melikian in the... [Lire la suite]
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04 juin 2009

Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces it will Show Vermeer's Masterpiece The Milkmaid

Johannes Vermeer (Dutch, 1632-1675), The Milkmaid, ca. 1658. Oil on canvas, 45.5 x 41 cm. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam SK-A-2344 NEW YORK, NY.- On the occasion of the 400th anniversary of Henry Hudson’s historic voyage from Amsterdam to New York, the Rijksmuseum is sending The Milkmaid, perhaps the most admired painting by the Dutch artist Johannes Vermeer (1632—1675), to The Metropolitan Museum of Art. To celebrate this extraordinary loan, the Metropolitan Museum will present Vermeer’s Masterpiece The Milkmaid, a special exhibition... [Lire la suite]
18 mai 2009

"L'âge d'Or hollandais: De Rembrandt à Vermeer" @ la Pinacothèque de Paris

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Portrait de son fils Titus, vêtu en moine, 1660. Huile sur toile, 79,5 x 67,5 cm. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. Acquis avec l’aide de Vereniging Rembrandt © Image Department Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 2009 Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Portrait of his son Titus, dressed as a monk, 1660. Oil on canvas, 79,5 x 67,5 cm. Rijksmuseum,Amsterdam. Acquired thanks to Vereniging Rembrandt © Image Department Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 2009 Pour sa troisième saison, la Pinacothèque de Paris s’associe avec le... [Lire la suite]
18 avril 2009

Rembrandt van Rijn, Abraham Francen

Rembrandt van Rijn, Abraham Francen, 1657 Original Etching. EDITION: State VII (of IX) impression. IMAGE SIZE: 8 1/4 in x 6 1/4 in (141.8 cm x 15.9 cm). SHEET SIZE: 8 1/2 in x 6 5/8 in (21.6 cm x 16.9 cm). FRAMED SIZE: 23 3/4 in x 21 3/4 in (60.3 cm x 55.2 cm). PRIX 18,000 US$  DISCUSSION: Created in c. 1657, this original etching is from the unsigned, undated edition classified by Nowell-Usticke as a State VII (of IX) impression with strong, parallel regular shading along bend to the left of the hat; regular... [Lire la suite]
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