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From Modern to Old Masters: Sotheby’s Hot Summer Season in London

New York Observer 19 Jun 2024
The auction house will then move to Old Masters and Antiquities, which will be on view from June 28 until July 1 to promote the Old Master & 19th Century Paintings Evening Auction on July 3.

From Palaces To Country Piles, 10 Bridgerton Season 3 Locations You Need To Visit

Vogue 18 Jun 2024
The 18th-century villa isn’t actually a church though, but a grand family home featuring gilded ceilings, plush velvet walls and an enviable collection of paintings by Old Masters.Wilton House.

‘He thought it was fun’: how Rubens painted over an old master to give it life

The Observer 16 Jun 2024
Rubens must have thought it would be fun to repaint it,” said George Gordon of Sotheby’s Old Masters ... “We know Rubens did the occasional overpaint on an old master canvas.

Titian masterpiece once found at London bus stop could sell for $32 million

CNN 13 Jun 2024
“Like its subjects, The Rest on the Flight into Egypt has been on a long and eventful journey — a journey that’s far from over.” The painting will be offered as part of the Old Masters Part I auction at Christie’s in London on July 2.

Lionised in London

Dawn 13 Jun 2024
... family, comprising “fine and decorative arts from the 15th to the 19th centuries with important holdings of French 18th-century paintings, furniture, arms and armour, and Old Master paintings”.

The perfect weekend in Salzburg, Austria's musical mountain city

The Daily Telegraph 08 Jun 2024
One ticket gains you entry to the treasures of the central DomQuartier, including the impressively domed cathedral where Mozart was baptized, the lavishly frescoed staterooms of the Residenz Palace and its gallery festooned with Old Master paintings.

Venice painting by Richard Parkes Bonington could fetch £3.5 million at auction

AOL 07 Jun 2024
The painting is a highlight in Christie’s Old Masters Part I sale, taking place on July 2, which is on ... Clementine Sinclair, Christie’s head of London old master paintings said.

Slurs, Sexism, and Bootleg Ozempic: Bigwig Art Duo Hit With Bombshell Suit

The Daily Beast 06 Jun 2024
When renowned Old ... They specialize in the bluest of blue-chip Old Master paintings, and have sold multimillion-dollar works to, among other august institutions, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the J.

Restorer dedicates 60 years to saving China's ancient art treasures

People Daily 28 May 2024
"My master found a clue — there was an old method of steaming paintings, but it had been lost over time ... They should master superb skills and promote excellent professional ethics to extend the lifespan of ancient paintings and calligraphy works.

Lost Caravaggio goes on display after almost being sold at auction for just $1,600

CNN 28 May 2024
Ecce Homo,” which was painted by ... “The painting is one of around only 60 known works by Caravaggio in existence, and thus one of the most valuable old master artworks in the world,” said the museum.

Exhibition expounds on 'vision and verse' in Chinese art 28 May 2024
For Joseph Dolberg, an expert on ancient Chinese painting from New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, the painted album, with each page in the style of an old master who had come before Wang, is a priceless item of art.

6 art exhibits to see in Milwaukee before they close, including '25 Million Stitches'

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 28 May 2024
'25 Million Stitches ... Info ... Through Aug ... Local artist Jean Roberts-Guequierre draws from the visual style of Old Masters Hieronymus Bosch and Pieter Breughel the Elder in paintings that often place middle-age women and their situations in the forefront.

Spain unveils ‘lost Caravaggio’ that nearly sold for 1,500 euros

Al Jazeera 27 May 2024
“The painting is one of around only 60 known works by Caravaggio in existence, and thus one of the most valuable old master artworks in the world,” read a press release from the museum published on Monday.

Stolen Francis Bacon painting recovered in Spain

Taipei Times 24 May 2024
A painting by Francis Bacon recovered by the Spanish police is pictured in Madrid on Thursday ... Bacon often visited Madrid, where he spent time studying old masters’ paintings in the Prado Museum, and died in the city in 1992, aged 82.

Spanish police recover fourth of 5 Francis Bacon paintings stolen in Madrid in 2015

Wtop 23 May 2024
The five paintings stolen were said then to be worth a total of 25 million euros ... Bacon often visited Madrid, where he spent time studying old master paintings in the Prado Museum.

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