The National Gallery of Art's portraits of George Washington and John Adams are among a select group of 16 Federal-era paintings in its collection by American master Gilbert Stuart (1755–1828) that are being conserved. New details are emerging under layers of old varnish...
On the Hunt
Stephen B. O'Brien Jr.
Copley's Summer 2012 Sporting Sale
In New England, every summer we unfurl the sails, dust off the golf shoes, break out the fishing rods, and with a little luck, dine on freshly caught seafood. The seasonal changes as the coastal ...
COWAN’S AUCTIONS, INC. EXCEEDS $697,000 IN JUNE 21 AMERICAN HISTORY AUCTION
Release Date: 25 June 2012
Cowan’s Auctions, Inc. American History, Including the Civil War Auction realized $697,000 in the June 21, 2012 sale. Over 267 people from over 9 countries bid competitively for the 391 lots on the telephone, online and in Cowan’s salesroom. The highest selling lot in the sale was an ...
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