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Four Ways of Looking at Art - Monet's "Wheatstacks"

FINE ART IN THE NEW MEDIA

Here are four ways of looking at art, in this case, Claude Monet’s Meule, through the New Media tools of the internet which, when put… 340 more words

Fine Art

Two copies find new homes

Two copies of the Chaucer that we previously described have now found new academic homes:

(1) The Ward–Watkins–Slocum–Edison copy (Census 2.194), sold at Christie’s on 7 December 2012 , is now in the… 59 more words

Located Copies

THE AUSTRALIAN CHARITY ART AUCTION | Australia House 28 February 2017

The Australian Charity Art Auction is an event that will be taking place at Australia House on 28 February 2017. We are delighted to be supporting the event. 130 more words

Tait Memorial Trust

UPDATED > Manhattan Dealer Nancy Wiener Arrested: Criminal Complaint Alleges Sweeping Conspiracy to Sell Stolen Asian Art Through Major Auction Houses

Antiquities dealer Nancy Wiener was arrested Wednesday morning in Manhattan and charged with conspiring with international smuggling networks to buy, smuggle, launder and sell millions of dollars worth of stolen Asian art thru leading auction houses. 1,291 more words

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Exploring new frontiers in South American wine

Vintners are bringing Old World winemaking techniques to Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay, creating premium wines that are as drinkable as they are collectible … ( 19 more words

FOOD & WINE

a dismembered Buddha from Indonesia sold for 246 per cent more than its estimate at Christie's Paris auction

By the market’s seemingly only definition, profit, Christie’s Paris auction of sacred images and other antiquities from Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Nepal, Thailand and Tibet was a success. 1,505 more words

News & Analysis

All art and soul

Christie’s fourth consecutive India sale in Mumbai on December 18, promises to be an interesting one. Leading the auction is Bengaluru based Abhishek and Radhika Poddar’s collection of modern Indian art, painstakingly built over the past 30 years. 701 more words

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