Exhibition Extended: Napoleon Antiquity to Empire

Exhibition Extended: Napoleon Antiquity to Empire

Exhibition extended until 1 September, 2015

Due to the success and popularity of our current exhibition, Stair Sainty and Robilant & Voena Galleries have decided to extend Napoleon: Antiquity to Empire for the rest of the summer.

The exhibition features a diverse array of objects including paintings by Lami, Studio of Gérard and Blondel, sculpture by the workshops of Chinard and Chaudet and furniture by Jacob.

Visit the exhibition in our gallery at 38 Dover St, London, W1S 4NL – Monday to Thursday, 10am – 6pm

(Please note that during August the gallery will be closed on Fridays).



London Art Week

London Art Week

3 -10 July 2015

London Art Week, 3-10 July 2015. Join us in the gallery and see our exhibition, Napoleon: Antiquity to Empire. The show features a selection of works connected with the Emperor and his circle, including sculptures by Antoine-Denis Chaudet (workshop) and Joseph Chinard (workshop), paintings by Eugène Lami, the Studio of Baron François Gérard and Merry-Joseph Blondel and furniture by Georges Jacob.

Also, especially for London Art Week, we are showing pictures from the Baroque to the 19th century, including The Death of Sophonisba by Michele Desubleo, Leda and the Swan by François Le Moyne and La Peste à Rome by Jules-Élie Delaunay.  

Napoleon: Antiquity to Empire

Napoleon: Antiquity to Empire

18 June - 1 September 2015

Napoleon: Antiquity to Empire will include, among other works, this magnificent portrait of the Emperor by the studio of Baron Gérard, a view of Prince Murat on the battlefield at Wertingen by Eugène Lami, a terracotta bust of Eugène de Beauharnais by Joseph Chinard and a marble portrait of Napoleon from the studio of Chaudet, which belonged to Joseph Bonaparte, brother of Napoleon.

Vernissage: 6.30 pm, 18 June 2015, the 200th anniversary of Napoleon's defeat at Waterloo. 

The exhibition continues until 1st September 2015. 

Gallery hours: 10 am to 6 pm, Mon - Fri, and by appointment. (Please note the gallery is closed on Fridays during August) 

For further information about this event or the exhibition, please contact the gallery.

TEFAF 2015 ~ Maastricht

TEFAF 2015 ~ Maastricht

13 - 22 March 2015

TEFAF Maastricht (13 - 22 March 2014)  is still regarded as the world’s leading art fair and attended by collectors and curators alike.  It presents 260 of the world’s leading galleries, from more than 20 countries, and showcases a breadth of works of art currently on the market. At last year's fair we saw strong interest in Old Master Paintings in particular.

 

TEFAF is unequalled in its level of quality and in the methods it employs to guarantee the authenticity of every painting and object on offer. Participating dealers are admitted only after a strict selection process and TEFAF’s vetting system involves no fewer than 175 international experts in 29 different categories, who examine every work of art in the Fair for quality, authenticity and condition. 

Stair Sainty invite you to TEFAF 2014; please contact the gallery for information on the fair, where to stay in Maastricht, and tickets.

Join us for Old Master Sales Week this December

Join us for Old Master Sales Week this December

1 - 5 December 2014

Join us in the gallery at 38 Dover Street for Old Master Sales Week and an exhibition of French painting this December.

Visit us Monday, December 1st until we close for the holidays on the 19th.
Mon - Fri, 10am - 6pm
Out of hours and weekends by appointment
Master Paintings Week

Master Paintings Week

4 - 11 July 2014

Master Paintings Week from 4 - 11 July 2014 is now established as one of the key art events in the summer calendar, Master Paintings Week is a collaboration between twenty leading galleries and three auction houses. Each of the participating galleries, all of which are in the heart of London’s Mayfair and St James’s, will stage a special exhibition or event or unveil new discoveries, emphasising the unrivalled expertise to be found in London. Join us!
Monday to Friday, 10am - 6pm
Saturday, 10am - 5pm
Sunday, 12noon - 5pm, cocktail 5pm - 8pm
Last two days of Masterpiece 2014!

Last two days of Masterpiece 2014!

Until 2 July 2014

Come see Amrita Sher-Gil's 1939 work, Trees on stand D28; we are also showing a stunning 1812 nude by Gericault, and works by Le Moyne, Luce and Sorolla. Contact the gallery for tickets before 9pm Wednesday night.
MASTERPIECE LONDON 2014, AT THE ROYAL HOSPITAL CHELSEA

MASTERPIECE LONDON 2014, AT THE ROYAL HOSPITAL CHELSEA

26 June - 2 July 2014

We welcome you to London in the coming weeks for Masterpiece London 2014. Enlivened by dining from Le Caprice and Scott's, and now in its fifth year, the fair returns to showcase exquisite fine art, antiques and design.

We will exhibit a Francois Le Moyne Leda and the Swan, from a private collection among other Old Master paintings and a 1930's work by the seminal Indian painter Amrita Sher-Gil.

Should you wish further information about Masterpiece or tickets to the fair please contact the gallery. We look forward to seeing you this year on stand D28.

Preview: 25 June, 11 am – 10pm
Hours: 26 -27 June 11am - 9pm / 28 - 29 June 11am - 7pm / 30 June 11am - 6pm / 1 - 2 July 11am - 9pm

Middlebury College Museum of Art

Middlebury College Museum of Art

May 2014

We are delighted that Middlebury College Museum of Art have acquired a new Gerome oil on canvas sketch entitled Le derviche Tourneur. The Museum’s collection includes both Asian and western art from the fourth millennium B.C.E. to the present and permanent installations of antiquities, Asian art, and American and European painting and sculpture from the Renaissance through the nineteenth century.

Birth of a Museum: Louvre Abu Dhabi, Paris

Birth of a Museum: Louvre Abu Dhabi, Paris

2 May - 28 July 2014

The Louvre Abu Dhabi unveils the best of its new collection for the first time in France at the Louvre, where one hundred and fifty of the finest masterpieces already acquired by the UAE museum will be presented in Paris, during a major exhibition entitled Birth of a Museum. The exhibition runs 2 May to 28 July and features several works, also reproduced in the catalogue, sold to the museum by the gallery.