The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Monday, October 24, 2016

Sam Fogg to Show Exhibition of Precious Objects at Richard L. Feigen & Co.
The Olivetan Master (Girolamo da Milano) (fl. 1429-d.1449) and the Master of the Lodi Choir Books (fl. 1419-1440). Detail of "Monks Singing the Office" (f.9v), from a Gradual (Use of the Olivetan Benedictines), ca. 1439-1447. Italy, Lombardy, Santa Maria di Baggio near Milan. Manuscript illuminated on vellum.
NEW YORK, NY.- Sam Fogg, one of the great dealers in Medieval Art, is bringing to New York a rare exhibition of precious objects. The project is undertaken in collaboration with Richard L. Feigen & Co. It is titled "Medieval Art and the Contemporary Spirit" and will be held from Thursday October 29, 2009 to Friday, February 5, 2010. The objective is to orient medieval objects to contemporary concepts and spaces.

The exhibition will include sculpture, works of art, miniatures and manuscripts. Among the exhibition highlights will be a gilded and polychromed walnut figure of Saint Peter attributed to Claus de Werve and intended for the Altar Frontal of the “Coronation of the Virgin” at the Cistercian Abbey of Theuley, Franche-Comté; an extraordinary late 12th-century carving of Belial, the embodiment of evil, probably from the Cathedral pulpit at Calvi Vecchia, near Capua; a prayer-book made for Giangaleazzo Visconti, First Duke of Milan, illuminated by Pietro da Pavia, with additional decoration for Francesco Sforza, fourth Duke of Milan, by Belbello da Pavia, made in Pavia or Milan c. 1390 and c. 1458; and a Monumental Gradual made for the Benedictine Olivetans of Lombardy, illuminated by the Olivetan Master and the Master of the Lodi Choir Books and preserved in its original early fifteenth-century binding.

The works of art Sam Fogg has selected, with Richard L. Feigen & Co., are outstanding examples of their respective fields, spanning from the 12th to the early 16th-centuries and originating in France, Italy, Burgundy and Germany.

Sam Fogg is an internationally renowned connoisseur in Medieval sculpture, stained glass, illuminated manuscripts, Ethiopian and Armenian art, Islamic calligraphy and Indian paintings. His clients number among the world’s major institutions and private collections.

Richard L. Feigen & Co | Sam Fogg | Medieval Art | "Medieval Art and the Contemporary Spirit" |

Today's News

October 25, 2009

Sebastiao Salgado Offers a Look at the True State of Africa in New Exhibition

Sotheby's Fall Sales of Contemporary Art to be Held in New York in November

Gladstone Presenting First Damián Ortega Exhibition with the Gallery

Warhol Portrait of Michael Jackson Up for Auction at Christie's

Art Gallery of Ontario Acquires Works by Three Contemporary Canadian Artists

Sam Fogg to Show Exhibition of Precious Objects at Richard L. Feigen & Co.

LACMA Recreates Landmark 1975 Exhibition "New Topographics"

Aberdeen Art Gallery Acquires Tracey Emin's Neon Work "For You"

P.S. 1 Contemporary Arts Center Explores 1969 in Exhibition

A Fresh Insight Into the Work of Master Canadian Artist Miller Brittain

Display in Edinburgh Examines How Art Institutions Present the Figure of the Artist

The World's Top Emerging Galleries to Convene for NADA's Seventh Edition

Matisse as Printmaker will Shed New Light on One of the Greatest Artists

The Color Block Prints of Frances Gearhart on View in Pasadena

"Alan Gussow: A Painter's Nature" at Babcock Galleries in New York

Merry Karnowsky Gallery Berlin Opens Solo Exhibition by Kill Pixie

Sheldon Museum of Art Celebrates Dan Christensen's Forty Years of Painting

Pinakothek der Moderne Shows the Art of Timber Construction: Chinese Architectural Models

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art's Co-Executive Directors Retire

Most Popular Last Seven Days

1.- New light shines on Sandro Botticelli masterpieces at Florence's Uffizi Gallery

2.- Cincinnati Art Museum's Van Gogh exhibition brings guests Into the Undergrowth

3.- Degas retrospective debuts in the U.S. at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

4.- Special exhibition features large-scale photography by Richard Mosse & Edward Burtynsky

5.- Nobel panel gives up knockin' on Dylan's door

6.- An unprecedented, international-loan exhibition of works by Claude Monet is at the Kimbell Art Museum this fall

7.- Exhibition at the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek explores Rousseau's landscapes

8.- Yoko Ono unveils her first permanent US art installation

9.- ArtReview's annual Power 100 names Hans Ulrich Obrist as the artworld's most powerful figure

10.- British artist David Hockney makes a splash at Frankfurt fair with 2,000-euro book

Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .


Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez

Royalville Communications, Inc
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
to a Mexican poet.

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful