The gallery Nathalie Motte Masselink is specialised in dealing with old master drawings. Nathalie Motte Masselink is the owner and director of the gallery. She studied Art History at the École du Louvre and the Sorbonne, specializing in old master European drawings. After dealing art privately for five years, she opened her gallery at 12 rue Jacob, in Paris’ left bank in October 2010 in order to share her passion for art and her discoveries with a larger public. Since 2011, Klara Drelon, graduated at the École du Louvre, works at the gallery to help accomplishing all the projects.
The works of the gallery are carefully researched, catalogs are regularly published and exhibitions organised. Nathalie’s specialized knowledge in Old Master Drawings enabled her to make a number of important discoveries and attributions. Since March 2014, the gallery participates at the Salon du Dessin held annually at the Palais Brongniart in Paris.
Adding to her passion for old master drawings, Nathalie also presents two contemporary artists : Reid Masselink and Alex Confer. These two artists explore today’s world while acknowledging our rich artistic heritage. They are excellent figurative draftsman and painter.
The gallery counts among its clients many private collectors and prestigious public institutions such as the Musee du Louvre and the Museum of the Petit Palais, in Paris; the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.; and the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles.