Birth of a Museum: Louvre Abu Dhabi

February 7, 2010 | By Heidi Ellison | Archive

On the Road To Abu Dhabi Equestrian Portrait of Maharao Sheodan Singh of Alwar India, Rajasthan, Alwar (c. 1863). © Louvre Abu Dhabi/Agence photo F The new exhibition at the Louvre, “Birth of a Museum: Louvre Abu Dhabi” is a … Read More

Birth of a Museum: Louvre Abu Dhabi

February 7, 2010 | By Heidi Ellison | Archive

On the Road To Abu Dhabi Equestrian Portrait of Maharao Sheodan Singh of Alwar India, Rajasthan, Alwar (c. 1863). © Louvre Abu Dhabi/Agence photo F The new exhibition at the Louvre, “Birth of a Museum: Louvre Abu Dhabi” is a … Read More

Giotto e Compagni

February 7, 2010 | By Heidi Ellison | Archive

On the Road to The Renaissance Saint Francis preaching to the birds, from the predella of “The Stigmatization of Saint Francis of Assisi” (c. 1295-1300). © RMN-Grand Palais (Musée du Louvre)/Michel Urtado The Louvre has gathered together its holdings of … Read More

Raphaël: les Dernières Années

February 7, 2010 | By Heidi Ellison | Archive

Who’s Who in Raphael’s Sphere ”The Madonna of the Rose” (c. 1516), attributed to Raphael. Read a thorough analysis of this painting here. © Museo nacional del Prado, Madrid In his short 20-year career, Raphael (1483-1520) managed to produce a … Read More