The Tate Modern will hold its first ever solo exhibition of Pablo Picasso’s work in 2018, it announced today. The exhibition, set to open in March next year, will focus on 1932, a pivotal year in the artist’s life. Titled The EY Exhibition: Picasso 1932 – Love, Fame, Tragedy, it will explore what has been … Continue reading Tate Modern will stage its first Picasso exhibition in 2018
Monet fetches $81.4m at Christie’s, setting a new auction record
Pierre Le Guennec leaves the courthouse after his appeal trial in the Le Guennec-Picasso case in Aix en Provence, southeastern France, December 16, 2016. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier By Jean-Francois Rosnoblet: AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France An elderly French electrician and his wife were convicted on Friday of illicitly procuring hundreds of Picasso artworks that they kept for almost 40 … Continue reading Couple convicted over Picasso works kept in garage for decades
Sandy Nairne portrait at NPG is by American artist Chuck Close
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It seems the economic crisis has it’s winners and loosers with this old master coming to the market to help raise cash for the private Spanish owner Baroness carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza, orginaly bought by her late husband in 1990 for 11 million pounds, it will now be expected to reach up to 25 million pounds. … Continue reading Constable at Christie’s