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New York Times Documents 75 Year Long Effort to Repatriate Hungarian Baron’s Looted Art

October 19th, 2020

The New York Times this week describes a protracted battle to reclaim the looted collection of Baron Mor Lipot Herzog, and the collectors’ descendants who have taken up the cause.  “It’s the third generation and fourth generation who is actively pursuing the quest to restitute the memory of the Herzog family, to right the provenance of the looted artworks,” said Agnes Peresztegi, a lawyer who has represented parts of the family for 20 years.
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Sotheby’s to Sell $30 Million from Hester Diamond Collection

October 19th, 2020

Sotheby’s will sell the collection of New York collector, art dealer, and interior designer Hester Diamond, featuring a range of both Old Masters and Contemporary works, valued at $30 million. “Her taste and her visual sensibility were so strong, it ran through everything, the modern and the old,” says Diamond’s Stepdaughter, dealer Rachel Kaminsky.
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Howardena Pindell Interviewed in NYT

October 19th, 2020

Artist Howardena Pindell has readied a new body of work at The Shed, and speaks with the New Times about her life and work.  “Every day I live, I seem to forget all that I’ve done, and I’m amazed when I think about it,” she says. “I don’t know how I did it. I really don’t. I mean, I don’t know how I survived.”
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Incorporated in 1992, David Zwirner first opened on 1993 on Greene Street in Soho. The gallery moved to its current Chelsea location in 2002, and expanded to include two additional exhibition spaces in 2006.