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Tag: Raphael

  • Auction Preview

    The June Estate Auction

    Renaissance painter Raphael was a master artist known for his self-portraits and paintings of mythological characters. His popular Madonna Della Sedia painting, executed between 1513 and 1514, is a round portrait of Mary holding a baby Christ with young John the Baptist watching them devoutly. The upcoming sale, offered by Leland…

    Pair of Large Cut Glass Liquor Dispensers
  • Auction Industry

    Artcurial announces highlights included in its prestigious sale devoted to Old Master & 19th Century Art

    Polidoro Caldara, known as Polidoro da Caravaggio, Joseph jeté dans le puits par ses frères, pen and brown ink, bistre wash and white gouache highlights, on black pencil lines, 21 x 27cm. Estimate: €180,000 - 220,000. PARIS.- On Tuesday 16 June, Artcurial will, as every year, be holding its grand sale of Old…

    Artcurial announces highlights included in its prestigious sale devoted to Old Master & 19th Century Art
  • Artists

    Blockbuster Rome Show Marks 500 Years Since Raphael's Death

    A visitor looks at the painting "Madonna of Divine Love" by Renaissance master Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino, known as Raphael, on March 4, 2020, displayed at the exhibition "Raffaello" at the Scuderie del Quirinale in Rome. The exhibition, marking 500 years since the death of the Italian master, runs from…

    Madonna of Divine Love"
  • Auction Industry

    Is this a Raphael? Madonna and Child painting to be auctioned at Dorotheum in Vienna

    The work, previously unknown to scholars, was until now in a private ducal collection Madonna and Child is described by Dorotheum as being by an associate of Raffaello Sanzio, called Raphael, and is estimated at €300,000-€400,000 Vienna’s Dorotheum is offering a painting of Madonna and child with the attribution “close…

    Dorotheum
  • Fine Art

    From Cave Paintings To 3D Drawings

    The earliest strokes were made in prehistoric times: cave paintings such as those in the caves of Altamira or Nerja. The main purpose of those drawings was to express and transmit images of human everyday’s life. This fact was always present to a greater or lesser extent during the following…