St. Jerome was said to have been painted by an Italian Renaissance master and was displayed at Vienna's national gallery before it was sold at auction in 2012 for $842,500. The buyer apparently overpaid. Sotheby's now says the artwork is a fake, not painted by Parmigianino in the 16th...
Sunshine in the Drawing Room, painted in 1910 by one of Denmark?s most celebrated artists, Vilhelm Hammershøi (1864?1916), is now part of the European Collection of the National Gallery of Canada. An important example of Hammershøi?s...Show More Summary
Trump flew into the city from New York on Wednesday evening for an event honoring Vice President-elect Mike Pence at the National Portrait Gallery and another featuring his potential cabinet secretaries at the Library of Congress. Patricia...Show More Summary
For the right amount of money donors can dine with cabinet appointees. Deep-pocketed donors face a decision on Wednesday night: whether to dine with the Vice President-elect at the National Portrait Gallery, or enjoy an “intimate policy discussion” with incoming Cabinet appointees at an exclusive dinner at the Library of Congress. The closed-door events, just [...]
Politico: “Deep-pocketed donors face a decision on Wednesday night: whether to dine with the Vice President-elect at the National Portrait Gallery, or enjoy an ‘intimate policy discussion’ with incoming Cabinet appointees at an exclusive dinner at the Library of Congress. [...]
A major painting by one of the legendary figures of Surrealist art has been acquired by the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art in Edinburgh and will go on public display for the first time this week. The Message of the Forest, which...Show More Summary
The Whitechapel Gallery presents photography and video works from the collection of the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C., the only international museum dedicated to women artists, on display in spring 2017. Works...Show More Summary
Politico reports: Deep-pocketed donors face a decision on Wednesday night: whether to dine with the Vice President-elect at the National Portrait Gallery, or enjoy an “intimate policy discussion” with incoming Cabinet appointees at an exclusive dinner at the Library of Congress. Show More Summary
"This photograph has led many lives, nearly disappearing into obscurity. In 1989, Trump posed for [Michael] O'Brien, who was on assignment for a Fortune magazine story on American billionaires. From the beginning, O'Brien knew he wanted...Show More Summary
The Porta Portello, Padua; Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) Another architectural tour-de-force by the 18th century Italian master Canaletto – times two. The painting above in the top six images is in the National Gallery of Art, DC. In the bottom four images is another version, with the same perspective but with different figures and harsher […]
The National Portrait Gallery installed a portrait of President-elect Donald Trump Friday, just days before his inauguration. The portrait shows the soon-to-be 45th President tossing an apple with his right hand. The image was taken in 1989 by photographer Michael O'Brien. Show More Summary
The image dates from 1989 and shows Trump tossing a red apple. It was taken in 1989 by Michael O'Brien for a Fortune magazine story on billionaires.
Abbot Hall Art Gallery launches the national tour of George Shaw: My Back to Nature following its presentation at the National Gallery, London. In 2014, George Shaw was invited by the National Gallery to become the ninth Rootstein Hopkins Associate Artist. Show More Summary
With their distinctive hourglass shape and pastel palette, Swedish clocks exude a feminine charm. A. Tyner Antiques, located in the Galleries of Peachtree Hills, has become one of the nation’s foremost dealers in these elegant timepieces.
Clemson stud wide receiver Hunter Renfrow celebrated his National Championship victory in a very furry way... HE GOT A BRAND NEW PUPPY! After catching the winning TD against Alabama on Monday, 21-year-old Hunter and his GF, Camilla, decided it was…
Vernon Ah Kee: not an animal or a plant solo-exhibition opened at NAS Gallery, National Art School in Sydney?s Darlinghurst on Saturday 7 January and is on display free of charge to the public until Saturday 11 March 2017. Forming part...Show More Summary
On January 9, 1963, the National Gallery of Art in Washington first displayed the “Mona Lisa,” if you’ve ever heard of it. The painting had already been seen by a group of VIPs the night before, including Jacqueline Kennedy, who spearheaded the effort to get it to America. Read more...
I was recently invited by a friend on a doggy date at Yarralumla Dog Park and saw how much fun my two pooches had meeting new dogs (apart from the usual suspects in our local neighbourhood and local walking paths and parks). Like most humans, most dogs are very social animals that love making new friends. […]
The dates for deadlines for submissions, receiving days and exhibition dates for all the 2017 open exhibitions at the Mall Galleries by national art societies - that are Federation of British Artists... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Boy Bitten by a Lizard Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio There are two versions of this painting; one in the Fondazione Roberto Longhi in Florence, and the one above in the National Gallery in London. They are almost identical, but....