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The Jeanne Oosting Prize Goes to Hanna Van Bart

The Jeanne Oosting Prize Goes to Hanna Van Bart

The Jeanne Oosting Prize is awarded every year to two artists working in a figurative style. It was created almost fifty years ago, in 1970, by Adriana Johanna Wilhelmina (Jeanne) Bieruma Oosting. She was a Dutch sculptor, graphic artist, painter, ...

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The Louvre Plans to Buy Rembrandt’s Artwork

The Louvre Plans to Buy Rembrandt’s Artwork

The Louvre plans to purchase a painting by Rembrandt van Rijn “The Standard-Bearer” (1636). It is an elegant full-size portrait of a standing man, which has been owned by the French branch of the Rothschild dynasty for almost two centuries. ...

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Edvard Munch’s Exhibitions in London and Moscow

Edvard Munch’s Exhibitions in London and Moscow

Among the highlights of the exhibition “Edvard Munch. Love and fear,” which opened in the British Museum, is a scandalous artwork by the Norwegian artist titled “Self-Portrait with Tulla Larsen.” Munch created this painting in 1905 and two years later, ...

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“Thérèse on a Bench Seat” by Balthus Gets Auctioned

“Thérèse on a Bench Seat” by Balthus Gets Auctioned

In May, Christie’s Auction House will put up the art collection of Dorothy and Richard Sherwood for sale. Major works will be offered in two evening sales – those of impressionist and post-impressionist art pieces and the works by the ...

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The Art Exhibition in Frankfurt: Venetian Color

The Art Exhibition in Frankfurt: Venetian Color

The art exhibition in Frankfurt brought together artworks from 60 museums. Among them are 20 paintings by Titian, as well as art pieces by Giovanni Bellini, Paolo Veronese, religious paintings by Jacopo Palma the Elder, Sebastiano del Piombo and, of ...

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The Mauritshuis Purchased Lastman’s Artwork

The Mauritshuis Purchased Lastman’s Artwork

A remarkable painting by Pieter Lastman, the most influential teacher of Rembrandt van Rijn, has been in the wish list of the Mauritshuis for many years. Now this dream has come true – the Friends of the Mauritshuis Foundation with ...

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Goudreaux Painting Will Return to Kiev Museum

Goudreaux Painting Will Return to Kiev Museum

Museum of Western and Oriental Art in Kiev, also known as the Bogdan and Varvara Khanenko Museum of Art, has been searching for masterpieces that disappeared from the institution’s art collection during the Second World War for many years. The ...

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“Black Models: from Géricault to Matisse” Exhibition

“Black Models: from Géricault to Matisse” Exhibition

Curators of the “Black models: from Géricault to Matisse” exhibition at the Musée d’Orsay in Paris found out the names of black models who posed for Édouard Manet, Pablo Picasso, and Paul Cézanne. At a special art exhibition dedicated to ...

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Paris Art Exhibitions of 2019. Part IV

Paris Art Exhibitions of 2019. Part IV

One of the world’s capitals with a rich and fascinating history presents a large number of exhibitions held in beautiful Paris art galleries. The Musée d’Orsay – “Degas at the Opera” Edgar Degas is famous for his studies of the performing arts ...

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Paris Art Exhibitions of 2019. Part III

Paris Art Exhibitions of 2019. Part III

The leading art institutes of the French capital offer plenty of captivating Paris art exhibitions that are worth visiting in 2019. The Petit Palais – “Romantic Paris, 1815-1848” and “Romantic Germany” The Petit Palais from May 22 to September 15 ...

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