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​Savoring Spain: A Beautiful Painting Of St. Joseph And The Christ Child Comes To Market

We live in a time in which amateurish assemblages such as this are considered “worthy” of winning major art prizes, while childish nonsense is viewed as a “major” donation to an art museum. 502 more words

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Good news from the print room ...

On Saturday, I had good intentions to write a blog post telling you about highs and lows of the previous week and the joys or not of the weekend.   249 more words

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Jason Fulford & Gregory Halpern - The Photographer's Playbook

Copyright 2014 Jason Fulford & Gregory Halpern published by Aperture

While in Santa Fe and visiting the photo-eye book store, I had an opportunity to get a copy of Jason Fulford and Gregory Halpern’s book… 381 more words

Photography

Internet in Art

How do I feel about internet in the art business?

Many years ago, the only place people could get fine art was at an art gallery, art fair, art auction, or they knew someone personally who made art. 411 more words

Imelda And The Savior: Big Fights Afoot In The Art World

​Today I want to share with my readers a couple of stories I’ve been following in the art trade over the last few months:

The first involves former Philippine First Lady Imelda Marcos – she of the shoe closet of all shoe closets – and the art collection which she amassed with her late husband, President Ferdinand Marcos. 503 more words

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Another of life's certainties: Art and Taxes, with legal art expert Diana Wierbicki

DESPITE THE TREPIDATION THAT FACED THE NEW YORK AUCTION HOUSES IN ANTICIPATION OF LAST WEEK’S NEW YORK NOVEMBER AUCTIONS, THE RESULTS WERE REASSURINGLY STABLE. QUALITY WON AND ALTHOUGH A MORE JUDICIOUS AND CAUTIOUS ATTITUDE PERVADED THE SALES ROOMS, AT THE SAME TIME, RECORD PRICES WERE ESTABLISHED IN IMPRESSIONIST, MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY SECTORS. 834 more words

UK Export Bar Placed on Hogarth's 'The Christening'

William Hogarth, The Christening, ca. 1728.

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Press release (16 November 2016) from Gov.UK’s Department for Culture, Media & Sport: 483 more words

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