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Collectable Playing Cards based in Huntley Illinois has teamed up with artist Johnny Whaam and The United States Playing Card Company to create an exciting new deck for your collection, Bicycle Old Masters Playing Cards! This deck presents 12 court
Over bacon and eggs with Jackie Wullschlager, the director of the National Gallery rails against the istorting' effects of contemporary art Every director of a public museum must balance the long view with short-term demands; each takes a different
Tomilson Hill Pacing Horse, from around 1573, by the Flemish-born sculptor Giambologna. It may not be unusual for the Frick Collection to present an exhibition of bronze sculptures; over the past decade, there have been five such shows. But pairing
With all eyes on the multimillion-dollar paintings, drawings and sculptures being sold at the Impressionist, modern and contemporary art auctions that begin in New York next week, it may seem a tad arcane even boring to focus on an illuminated
The Frieze Art Fair closed on Sunday leaving thousands of visitors by turns in raptures, enraged or simply befuddled. The big international buyers were in town and Frieze revealed the sales highlights of the four-day fair. One of the most eye-
June 27, 2013 Old Masters, Newly Acquired , at the Morgan Library & Museum, is a ritualistic debutante ball of a show; it shows off about a hundred pre-1900 drawings, all donated, bequeathed or purchased from 2009 to 2012. Dispensing with themes and
A 17th century Dutch masterpiece that graced the collections of Catherine the Great's art adviser and Russia's Hermitage Museum before being seized by the Nazis sold for nearly $3.4 million at auction, a record for the artist Gerrit van Honthorst. "
University of Reading sketch is by Rubens The small sketch made of the Queen of France has been valued at £75,000 A drawing owned by the University of Reading has been confirmed as a work by 17th Century artist Sir Peter Paul Rubens. The 4.25in by 3.
Christie's and Sotheby's kick off Old Masters Week tonight, each with a relatively modest single-owner auction that will be followed by several big-ticket sales in the coming days. Christie's is opening with Albrecht Durer: Masterpieces from a
El Greco, the Spanish Renaissance master, and Pompeo Girolamo Batoni, the Italian Baroque master, among other works, will lead a slew of high-profile old masters sales at major auctions houses in New York in late January and early February. While