Category: history of art

French School, circa 1660 

Portrait of a Lady as Diana, Goddess of the Hunt 

Sotheby’s 

The “D” everyone really wants

MINIATURIST, German

Drogo Sacramentary

c. 850

Manuscript (Ms. lat. 9428), 265 x 215 mm

Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris

An extraordinary ‘tournament book” with drawings of Knights on horseback and on foot. 

Workshop of Hans Burgkmair the Elder (Germany, 1473-1531). 

Pen, ink, watercolour and bodycolour on vellum. Formerly in the collection of the Princes of Liechtenstein. 

For sale through Sotheby’s, $250,000–350,000

Sir Anthony Van Dyck (detail) 

Sir Anthony Van Dyck (detail)

Sir Anthony Van Dyck (detail)

Hampton Court Palace

Photos by me

Hampton Court Palace

Photo by me

Hampton Court Palace

Photo by me

Hampton Court Palace

Photo by me