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Version of Manet’s “Déjeuner sur l’Herbe” to Travel to Hull, UK Next Year

Monday, May 23rd, 2016

1881 Manet Portrait to Lead Sotheby’s New York Impressionist Auction

Friday, August 1st, 2014

Getty Buys Manet’s “Madame Brunet”

Saturday, May 25th, 2013

London – Édouard Manet: “Manet: Portraying Life” at Royal Academy of Arts, through April 14th, 2013

Friday, April 12th, 2013

Film Tour of Manet’s Exhibition at Royal Academy of Art To Screen April 11th

Saturday, April 6th, 2013

Manet’s “Olympia” Cleared to Leave Paris for Venice

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

Go See – Paris: “Manet, the Man Who Invented Modernity” at Musée d’Orsay, through July 3, 2011

Saturday, June 25th, 2011

AO Auction Results: Sotheby’s Impressionist and Modern evening sale in London headlined by record-breaking Manet sale with foundering results for many lots

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

Édouard Manet

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

AO Auction Results: Christie’s “The Modern Age,” the Alice Lawrence and Hillman family collections sell for less than 50% of estimate as Rothko and Manet headliners are pulled

Saturday, November 8th, 2008

Paris – “Olympia” Curated by Karma at Galerie Patrick Seguin Through November 26th, 2016

Sunday, November 20th, 2016

Top Turin Museum Official Resigns Over Ongoing Spat with City’s Mayor

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

New York: Jeff Koons: “Gazing Ball Paintings” at Gagosian Gallery Through December 23rd, 2015

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015

Bank of America Announces 13 New Conservation Grants

Sunday, October 25th, 2015

AO Auction Recap – London: Sotheby’s Impressionist and Modern Evening Sale, June 24th, 2015

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

AO Auction Preview – London: Impressionist and Modern Evening Sale, June 23rd-24th, 2015

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Sotheby’s Impressionist Sale Set to Break Records in London

Sunday, June 21st, 2015

National Gallery Acknowledges Irish Claim to Disputed Collection

Friday, May 29th, 2015

AO Auction Recap – New York: Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Evening Sale, November 5th, 2014

Thursday, November 6th, 2014

New York – Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sales, November 4th and 5th, 2014

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

London – Paul McCarthy: “WS SC” at Hauser & Wirth Through November 1st, 2014

Friday, October 31st, 2014

Monaco – Mickalene Thomas: “Femme au divan II” at École Supérieure d’Arts Plastiques Pavillon Bosio Through August 31st, 2014

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Met’s Full Collection of Van Gogh Paintings on View

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

Cincinnati Art Museum Announces New Director

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
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Leonardo da Vinci Painting Inspires Mystery Over Depiction of Transparent Orb

October 19th, 2017

Leonardo da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi, via The GuardianThe Guardian has a piece this week on the mysterious orb held by Christ in the Leonardo da Vinci painting currently on view at Christie’s. “Solid glass or crystal, whether shaped like an orb or a lens, produces magnified, inverted, and reversed images,” historian Walter Isaacson says of the image. “Instead, Leonardo painted the orb as if it were a hollow glass bubble that does not refract or distort the light passing through it.”
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In Rare Move, Several Florine Stettheimer Works Change Hands this Fall

October 19th, 2017

Florine Stettheimer, New York Liberty, 1918, via Art NewsIn an extremely rare occurrence, two works by Florine Stettheimer have changed hands this year, with one going into the collection of the Whitney Museum, and one going onto the open market.  Stettheimer rarely sold or gave her works away, making one’s appearance, let alone two in the same year, a momentous event. 
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Kader Attia Wins 2017 Joan Miró Prize

October 19th, 2017

Kader Attia, via Art DailyFrench-Algerian artist Kader Attia has been named  winner of the 2017 Joan Miró Prize.  “Attia’s passionate engagement with current affairs and with the shared fate of humanity [which] has close links to Joan Miró’s involvement in the critical episodes that marked his generation, while Attia’s unique take on complex, often traumatic, human relationships across cultures resonates with Miró’s universal aspirations,” the award’s jury said in a statement.
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