Mt.  Fuji From the series Seihō’s Masterworks Takeuchi Seihō (1864-1942) Japan, Showa era, 1937.  Woodblock print; ink and color on paper.  Robert O.  Muller Collection

Smithsonian’s Freer|Sackler Traces Japanese Artists’ Response to Modernity With Two Exhibitions

  • 2018-10-23

“Japan Modern: Photographs from the Gloria Katz and Willard Huyck Collection” and “Japan Modern: Prints in the Age of Photography” are on view at the Smithsonian’s Arthur M. Sackler ...

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The Athénienne Murat , a Tripod vase in red Egyptian porphyry and gilt bronze, Paris, circa 1810

Celebrating October Art Week, An Upper East Side Gallery Crawl For Art Enthusiasts

  • 2018-10-23

New York: On October 25, over a dozen blue-chip galleries will open their doors on New York’s Upper East Side to kick-off October Art Week. Organized to coincide with TEFAF New York and ...

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SASANO TAKA carved wood-13 in.high Edo period-19 century


  • 2018-10-24
  • Carole Davenport

Tucked away on the fifth floor of the Fine Arts Building at 22 East 80 St. off Madison is a unique show of everyday objects, utilitarian and decorative, which were created and used by the ...

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Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975), Loading Hay, n.d., Watercolor and ink on paper, 14 1/2 x 22 in.

The Masters: Art Students League Teachers and Their Students

  • 2018-10-22

A “subway series” painting by Mark Rothko; the fourteen Stations of the Cross by George Tooker; the bronze sculpture, Titanic Memorial, by Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney; and Modiste, a ...

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