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Another Scandal Around “Salvator Mundi”

Another Scandal Around “Salvator Mundi”

The National Gallery, one of the well-known art galleries in London, has to justify the inclusion of the scandalous painting “Salvator Mundi” (“Savior of the World”) in the retrospective exhibition of Leonardo da Vinci that was held in 2011-2012. Author ...

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Where is “Salvator Mundi”?

Where is “Salvator Mundi”?

Few works of art have caused as much intrigue as “Salvator Mundi” (“Savior of the World”) by Leonardo da Vinci. First, the authenticity of the painting was a big question mark. Then, in November 2017, it became the most expensive ...

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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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$170 Million for “Judith Beheading Holofernes”

$170 Million for “Judith Beheading Holofernes”

The large canvas artwork “Judith Beheading Holofernes,” which, according to some experts, was created by Italian artist Caravaggio, can be put up for sale this summer. Despite the fact that art experts have not come to a consensus about the ...

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Best Artworks by Tintoretto to Be Shown in the USA

Best Artworks by Tintoretto to Be Shown in the USA

Among the famous artists of the XVI century, who worked in Venice, Tintoretto was the most Venetian. For 75 years of life, he left his hometown only once. Many of his bright paintings are still in the churches and scuolas ...

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Historical Retrospective of Bernard van Orley Has Opened in Brussels

Historical Retrospective of Bernard van Orley Has Opened in Brussels

This spring, in the framework of the jubilee year of Pieter Bruegel the Elder, the Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels (BOZAR) celebrates the artists of the XVI century with the double exposition under the general title “The Age of ...

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“Heroines + Heroes” – The Exhibition of Botticelli’s Art Works

“Heroines + Heroes” – The Exhibition of Botticelli’s Art Works

A small exhibition of Botticelli’s art works titled “Heroines + Heroes” at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston is the first demonstration of the revolutionary narrative paintings of the Early Renaissance artist Sandro Botticelli, who is known for such ...

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Extensive Collection of Rembrandt’s Canvas Art Works

Extensive Collection of Rembrandt’s Canvas Art Works

The Rijksmuseum for the first time will bring together in one exhibition all Rembrandt’s canvas art works from its collection. The project in honor of the 350th anniversary of the artist’s death will present a rare opportunity to see the ...

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Virtual Art Gallery of The Cleveland Museum of Art

Virtual Art Gallery of The Cleveland Museum of Art

The Cleveland Museum of Art (Ohio, USA) has posted high-quality images of about 30 thousand art works from its permanent collection, providing its own virtual art gallery. It means that anyone interested art lover can download, share, reproduce or convert ...

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