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Bonhams Russian Art Sale Features Aivazovsky and Fabergé

Bonhams Russian Art Sale Features Aivazovsky and Fabergé

. November 25, 2009

On 30th November at Bonhams New Bond Street will host the sale of Russian Art, featuring the eminent names of both Aivazovsky and Fabergé. The first painting by Aivazovsky, whose career spanned almost the entire 19th century, is named “The Morning Catch”. It is signed in Cyrillic and dated ‘1870’ (lower right) and further signed […]

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Pure Sixties Pure Bailey At Bonhams

Pure Sixties Pure Bailey At Bonhams

. November 25, 2009

A selling exhibition of David Bailey’s iconic images of the 1960s – the 50th anniversary of a decade that changed our cultural history – will be hosted by Bonhams in New Bond Street The ‘Pure Sixties. Pure Bailey.’ exhibition will be on view at Bonhams, 101 New Bond Street, from 7th March – 7th April, […]

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Museum of Nature & Science Breaks Ground on $185-Million Museum in Dallas

Museum of Nature & Science Breaks Ground on $185-Million Museum in Dallas

. November 25, 2009

After years of planning and gathering donations ranging from a couple of dollars to millions, the Museum of Nature & Science celebrated “the ultimate dig” on Nov. 18 by breaking ground on the $185-million museum to be constructed at Victory Park. Approximately 500 supporters gathered at the construction site – with bulldozers ready to go […]

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Kunsthaus Zürich shows Salomon Gessner

Kunsthaus Zürich shows Salomon Gessner

. November 25, 2009

In an exhibition entitled “Idyll in an Obstructed Landscape”, to run from February 26 until May 16, 2010, Kunsthaus Zürich presents the work of the painter and poet Salomon Gessner, a long-time resident of Zurich. The show reconstructs Gessner’s cabinet, the cornerstone of today’s Kunsthaus collection laid in the first half of the 19th’century. Salomon […]

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WINNER OF THE PREMIER AWARD FOR SCOTTISH ARTISTS TO BE ANNOUNCED AT THE FLEMING COLLECTION

WINNER OF THE PREMIER AWARD FOR SCOTTISH ARTISTS TO BE ANNOUNCED AT THE FLEMING COLLECTION

. November 25, 2009

The winner of the prestigious Aspect Prize, the premier award for Scottish artists and one of Britain’s largest independently funded art prizes, is to be announced at a reception at The Fleming Collection in London on 11 January 2010. Four of Scotland’s most talented contemporary artists have been shortlisted for the prize and the winner […]

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