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Meyer and Brysac do a masterful job of contextualizing the frenzied collecting of Chinese art by Americans into the political, historical and social landscapes of the times. Like a story by Edith Wharton, it's a tale of intrigue, manners and colorful personalities.
Purchasing insurance for one's own artwork tends to be an investment few artists make.
It's pretty much certain he didn't do it, but maybe -- just maybe -- he did.
If imitation is truly the sincerest form of flattery, then Vettriano should be quite pleased, as should dozens of other artists -- even amateurs like Sir Winston Churchill -- because Henty has made a career out of selling fakes of their works.
Apart from the geographic information and aesthetic pleasure offered by this exhibition, one can't help taking a socio-political stance. In her vision statement, Davis states that "the project contributes to dialogue about the international art trade...[it] provides a forum for acknowledging losses of Nepal's deities and exchanges ideas on preserving what remains."
Purchasing insurance for one's own artwork tends to be an investment few artists make.
A rare art theft in Cuba and a pair of animal-cruelty cases are on the list. Check out what else made the cut for the wackiest
One of the most amazing, inspiring museums a lot of people will (sadly) never get to visit is the National Museum Of Iraq in Baghdad.
A $1 million Norman Rockwell painting has been stolen from a storage unit in New York City, police reported this week.
Norman Rockwell, "Sport," 1939, 22 in x 28 in. "Sport" was only recently on the bidding block this year, sold to an unnamed
In addition to Guisados' delicious tacos (they're known for their made-from-scratch stewed meats.), locations in both Echo
"Just as we get better, criminals get better... So it is a constant game of cat and mouse, unfortunately," Detective Brett
Police have since embarked on a full investigation, revealing that pieces by Picasso were also taken from the neighboring
“The FBI believes with a high degree of confidence in the years after the theft the art was transported to Connecticut and
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