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“La Pietà Bandini”

Florence – A marble masterpiece by Michelangelo Nothing else need be said ………………..   Advertisements

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BELMOND’S FIRST CURATED ART COLLECTION LAUNCHES ON BOARD BELMOND GRAND HIBERNIAN, IRELAND

Belmond reveals its first curated art collection “Inspirations of Ireland”, on board Belmond Grand Hibernian, Ireland’s only luxury sleeper train. The collection provides a unique perspective on the Republic and Northern Ireland’s rich heritage, contemporary culture and dramatic scenery, through … Continue reading

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Monet: The Early Years

Monet: The Early Years will be the first major US exhibition devoted to the initial phase of Claude Monet’s (French, 1840–1926) career. Through approximately sixty paintings, the exhibition demonstrates the radical invention that marked the artist’s development during the formative … Continue reading

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Art News from Madrid …….

The Museo del Prado is presenting an unpublished work by Velázquez donated to American Friends by William B. Jordan A Portrait of Philip III, a painting recently attributed to Velázquez, has been donated to the non-profit organisation American Friends of … Continue reading

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Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History, at The Met

The Weird Sisters (Shakespeare, Mac Beth, Act 1, Scene 3) Shakespeare and Art,1709-1922 By Constance C. McPhee, Department of Drawings and Prints, The Met Shakespeare’s preeminence as a dramatist is today unquestioned, but after his death (in 1616), it took … Continue reading

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Albert Besnard, his works from the Belle Époque on view…..

The Petit Palais and the Palais Lumière d’Evian are pleased to introduce this retrospective dedicated to Albert Besnard, French painter from the Belle Époque. Albert Besnard, decorated with an array of honours and positions (Prix de Rome in 1874, Member … Continue reading

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Am I Rembrandt?

London:  Explore how curators and conservators work together to investigate a painting’s authorship. X-ray and technical analysis of two paintings by Rembrandt – A Young Man, perhaps the Artist’s Son Titus, and the National Trust’s recently re-attributed Self-portrait wearing a … Continue reading

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