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antonio-m: Le Berger flüteur, Antoine Coysevox, Musée du Louvre, Paris
antonio-m: Louis XIV Equestrian, Musée du Louvre, Paris
The Louvre Museum welcomed 8.1 million visitors in 2017, up 10.1 percent after suffering a considerable decline in the number of foreign tourists to Paris in 20°16, the museum's management said Monday.
The cornerstone of the new conservation and storage facility to house the reserves of the Louvre was laid in Liévin (northen France) in December by Françoise Nyssen, Minister of Culture; Xavier Bertrand, President of Région Hauts-de-France;...Show More Summary
The Liebieghaus in Frankfurt is working with the Louvre and the Prado on new laser technology to analyze the stone and an agar-agar-based gel to clean it.
The museum, the only offshoot of the Louvre, opened Nov. 11. Its inaugural exhibition, “One Louvre to Another: Opening a Museum for Everyone,” will open Dec. 21. It ends April 7. The show’s three sections will tell the story of the Louvre, with royal paintings from Versailles under King Louis XIV,...
antonio-m: The Wrestlers, Philippe Magnier, Musée du Louvre, Paris
fleurduart: La Venere di Milo, Louvre, Parigi. Non basta non avere le braccia per essere la Venere di Milo.
The Louvre Abu Dhabi said Friday that local Emirati authorities had "acquired" a $450-million painting by Renaissance master Leonardo Da Vinci, as reports swirled about the original source of funding. "Louvre Abu Dhabi is looking forward to displaying the Salvator Mundi by Leonardo Da Vinci. Show More Summary
INTERNATIONAL - The Louvre Abu Dhabi is getting Leonardo Da Vinci’s “Salvator Mundi,” which sold last month at a Christie’s auction for $450 million, the most ever paid for a work of art. Christie’s said the artwork will be going to the museum, but declined to say whether the Louvre Abu Dhabi bought the painting. Show More Summary
The Louvre Abu Dhabi is now claiming they own the world's most expensive art work. The post Louvre Abu Dhabi Claims They Own Leonardo’s “Salvator Mundi” appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The painting, which sold at auction last month for $450 million, is evidently going on long-term loan to the new (and also expensive) Persian Gulf museum, which opened last month.
Salvator Mundi, a painting depicting Christ by Leonardo, was recently auctioned for a record $450m Salvator Mundi – the painting depicting Christ by Leonardo Da Vinci recently auctioned for a record $450m – is heading to the Louvre Abu...Show More Summary
Last month, a da Vinci painting sold for a record $450 million. Salvator Mundi, Latin for Savior of the World, will be displayed in Abu Dhabi at a newly-opened branch of the Louvre. The New York Times reports the painting's mystery buyer is a Saudi Prince.
"Salvator Mundi," a painting of Christ by Leonardo Da Vinci recently sold for a record $450 million, is heading to the Louvre Abu Dhabi in a coup for the bold new museum, it announced Wednesday. The Louvre Abu Dhabi, the first museum...Show More Summary
The newly opened institution announced on Twitter that the most expensive artwork ever sold will go on view there, but offered no more information. The post Leonardo’s “Salvator Mundi” Is Headed to the Louvre Abu Dhabi appeared first on Hyperallergic.
From a Lego Louvre to a sticky-note pad homage to Piet Mondrian, arty gifts in every price range for everyone on your list. The post 21 Colorful Art and Architecture Gifts for Your Holiday Shopping List appeared first on Hyperallerg...