Caravaggio

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Ansorena assures that it reached an agreement with the owners of the supposed ‘caravaggio’ to withdraw the work from the auction | Culture

The Casa Ansorena in Madrid has made a statement for the first time since the auction was halted on April 8, in which a painting attributed to José Ribera’s circle was going to be sold, for which there are “well-founded reasons” to attribute it to the Italian painter Caravaggio , according to a report from […]

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The Prado sees “well-founded reasons” for attributing the ‘Ecce homo’ to Caravaggio | Culture

‘Ecce homo’ removed from the Casa Ansorena auction in Madrid. “There are well-founded formal and documentary reasons to consider that it is probably the original work of Michelangelo Merisi di Caravaggio.” This is the conclusion that appears in the report that the Prado Museum sent to the Ministry of Culture and the Community of Madrid, […]

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Casa Ansorena: The race against time to buy the supposed ‘caravaggio’ before the auction | Culture

Casa Ansorena received millionaire offers for the course caravaggio which was going to auction with a starting price of 1,500 euros from March 18, the day the exhibition opened, showing the lots that were going to be sold between April 8 and 10. “As soon as I saw the painting I got very nervous, I […]

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The supposed ‘caravaggio’ “was going to be bought in silence” | Culture

The Ansorena Auction House, in Madrid.Jaime Villanueva Table misallocations are repeated quite frequently. This is what happened a week ago in Madrid with the painting that was going to be auctioned at a starting price of 1,500 euros and which may actually be a caravaggio, data that Culture and the Prado did not know despite […]

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The Community of Madrid urges Ansorena to reveal the ownership of the supposed ‘caravaggio’ | Culture

The “Ecce Homo”, attributed to Caravaggio. Image courtesy of Benito Navarrete, Professor of Art History at the University of Alcalá. The Community of Madrid has requested this Monday to Casa Ansorena to make known the identity of the owners of the alleged caravaggio which was going to auction with a starting price of 1,500 euros […]

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Culture will ask the Community of Madrid that the Prado Museum study the supposed ‘caravaggio’ | Culture

The ‘Ecce homo’ that was going to be auctioned by the Casa Ansorena in Madrid. The Ministry of Culture will request this Monday to the Community of Madrid to give the Prado Museum the study of the painting that was going to be auctioned last Thursday by the Casa Ansorena for 1,500 euros and that […]

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The Neapolitan trail of the supposed ‘caravaggio’ | Culture

‘Ecce homo’ attributed to Caravaggio. The finding of an assumption caravaggio In the catalog of an auction house in Madrid, in addition to revolutionizing the art market, it has opened the debate among specialists to try to reconstruct the trace of the work. On this occasion there is the strange phenomenon that numerous accredited voices […]

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Caravaggio case: the antique dealers who traveled to Madrid with a millionaire check to buy it speak | Culture

One of the main antiquarian firms in the international market, Robilant + Voena, He moved one of his partners to Madrid to acquire the supposed caravaggio which was going to be auctioned last Thursday by Casa Ansorena. The painting, which started at 1,500 euros, was attributed to Ribera’s circle in the catalog, but in the […]

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The story of the supposed ‘caravaggio’ that revolutionized the art market and hung in a Madrid salon | Culture

‘Ecce homo’ removed from the Casa Ansorena auction in Madrid. An image of the painting of a Behold the man dating from the 17th century, it began to circulate on WhatsApp groups of historians, curators, collectors and antique dealers from different countries in mid-March. In the chats, the idea was spread that, contrary to what […]

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Culture declares “inexportable” a painting that was going to be auctioned in Madrid on suspecting that it may be by Caravaggio Culture

‘Ecce homo’ removed from the Casa Ansorena auction in Madrid.THE COUNTRY The Casa Ansorena in Madrid had planned to auction a lot with a Behold the man titled The crowning with thorns attributed to the circle of José Ribera, dated in the seventeenth century. The starting price of the painting was going to be 1,500 […]

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