'Portrait of a Man' by Spanish artist Velázquez

Painting in Metropolitan Museum's Collection Reattributed to Spanish Master Velázquez

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
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  • September 9, 2009

Thomas P. Campbell, Director of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today that a technical examination and cleaning of one of its paintings, formerly ascribed to the workshop of Velázquez, ...

Hendrick Avercamp, Winterlandschap met schaatsers.  Circa 1608

The Little Ice Age; The Rijksmuseum presents the first survey of winter landscapes by Hendrick Avercamp

  • The Rijksmuseum
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  • September 3, 2009

  The Rijksmuseum Amsterdam presents the first exhibition devoted to Hendrick Avercamp, the foremost painter of Dutch winter landscapes in the 17th century. Avercamp was the first Dutch ...

Vermeer's Milkmaid will be on view at the Met this fall.

Vermeer's Masterpiece The Milkmaid on View in New Exhibition at Metropolitan Museum to Celebrate 400th Anniversary of Hudson's Historic Voyage

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
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  • August 27, 2009

On the occasion of the 400th anniversary of Henry Hudson's historic voyage from the Netherlands to New York, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam is sending The Milkmaid, perhaps the most admired painting ...

The Nov.  8th sale features a diverse group of 18th and 19th century works with a focus on the Northern European aesthetic.

Estate of Noted Orange County Philanthropist Elizabeth Colyear Vincent at Bonhams & Butterfields in November

  • Bonhams
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  • August 7, 2009

Bonhams & Butterfields is pleased to announce the November 8, 2009 auction of The Estate of Elizabeth Colyear Vincent, Newport Beach, California. Assembled over the course of a lifetime, the ...

Landseer's ‘Dunrobin Castle’, the most northerly major house in the British Isles, is the seat of the Dukes of Sutherland.

Rediscovered Sir Edwin Landseer work for sale at Bonhams

  • Bonhams
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  • August 7, 2009

A lost work by celebrated painter Sir Edwin Landseer has been rediscovered in a private English collection, and will be offered in Bonhams’ Scottish Sale in Edinburgh on August 21st. ‘Dunrobin ...

Stunning Images Of Constantinople, Romania, Hungary, Germany, England, France, Italy and Malta

Maltese Artist's 1875 Grand Tour Watercolour Sketchbook To Sell For £500,000 At Bonhams

  • Bonhams
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  • August 7, 2009

A remarkable sketchbook containing over 80 stunning watercolours by Count Amadeo Preziosi, who left Malta to spend his life in Constantinople (Istanbul), is one of the highlights of Bonhams next ...