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“The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.”
All images are courtesy of Swann Auction Galleries Sale 2374 Lot 33: KELTY, EDWARD J. (1888-1967) "Congress of Clowns." Panoramic
"Le Nécessaire des Dames, Véritable Trésor de la Toilette, de la Santé, et d'Économie Domestique" will go up for sale May
"The Vernacular Eye: Photographic Albums, Snapshots & Objects" sale will take place on April 17, 2014. All photos courtesy
We're nerding out over this series of retro mugshots, in which petty crooks of the 1930s and 1940s are forever immortalized
The list of notable names rounds out with greats like Kara Walker, Romare Bearden and Richmond Barthe. Scroll down for a
Sendak's drawings will be auctioned alongside other childhood illustrators including Dr. Seuss, Beatrix Potter, Edward Gorey
We don't know about you, but when we think of Rene Magritte we imagine bowler hats, mysterious clouds and cryptic green apples
He spends more than six months consigning the items from people and institutions, then publishes a catalog with estimated