A London museum says it has discovered a previously unknown oil sketch by John Constable tucked beneath the lining of another work by the English romantic painter known for his landscapes.
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By Simon Holberton
One of the many joys to be had at the National Gallery of Victoria’s celebration of contemporary art in its Melbourne Now happening (it’s not an exhibition as such, but a four-month rave across multiple sites) is Patrick Pound’s Gallery of Air on the third floor of NGV International on St Kilda Road. 662 more words
Artwork collected by poet T.S. Eliot’s widow fetched more than £7 million in an auction at Christie’s, London on November 20.
The collection was borne from one of the greatest love affairs in literary history; that of T.S. 155 more words
No two museums respond alike to the restitution claims made by the descendants of Jewish art collectors expropriated by the Nazis. swissinfo.ch looks at three cases in Switzerland with very different resolutions. 1,586 more words