06 novembre 2014

BBC News : Van Gogh floral still life sold for $61.8m (£38.7m)

  5 November 2014 Last updated at 08:48 GMT Van Gogh floral still life sold for $61.8m (£38.7m) Van Gogh's striking canvas is dominated by the red of the poppies Continue reading the main story Related Stories How did van Gogh find colour? Rare Van Gogh Sunflowers image found Giacometti leads impressionist sale A floral masterpiece by Vincent van Gogh, painted in the closing stages of his life, has sold in New York for $61.8m (£38.7m). Still Life, Vase with Daisies, and Poppies exceeded its estimate... [Lire la suite]

06 août 2014

WWI Commemomrations at Saint-Symphorien Military Cemetery

  Monday, August 4th, 2014 Saint-Symphorien WW1 Commemoration   Cemetery Information St. Symphorien Military Cemetery On Monday 4 August 2014 the UK Government will commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. As part of the commemorations, a key event will be held at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission's St. Symphorien Military Cemetery in Mons, Belgium. The CWGC has been working closely with the Department for Culture, Media and Sport to develop planning for the event and wish to advise... [Lire la suite]
05 janvier 2014

BBC : Vincent Van Gogh's biography taken from his correspondance (2010)

  BBC Van Gogh: Pintando Com Palavras (2010) Publiée le 21 oct. 2012 O drama-documentário, produzido pela BBC e lançado em 2010, conta com a apresentação de Alan Yentob, e, no papel principal, Benedict Cumberbatch. Cada palavra encenada pelos atores no filme é originada a partir das cartas que Van Gogh enviou à seu irmão mais novo, Theo. O resultado é um retrato complexo de um homem sofisticado, civilizado, por vezes muito atormentado. Trata-se da história de Van Gogh em suas próprias palavras.Para quem leu Lust for... [Lire la suite]
29 mars 2012

Londres : Maison Van Gogh - London : Van Gogh House - Londen : Van Gogh Huis

  La maison de Van Gogh vendue à un collectionneur chinois jeudi 29 mars Radio Nederland Wereldomroep, la station internationale des Pays-Bas. 24 heures sur 24. Informations, analyses et articles de fond.   Il n’avait pas suffisamment d’argent pour s’offrir un tableau de Van Gogh, par contre il en avait assez pour acheter la maison où le peintre néerlandais a vécu pendant un an. Le collectionneur d’objets d’art chinois Robbie Cao a versé mardi 676.000 euros pour la maison délabrée de style victorien à Londres. Travailler... [Lire la suite]