Art and Artifice - June 2021 Archive
Italian museums reopening
May 2021: Video report at ABC News
Musee d'Orsay in Paris about to re-open with 5,000 per day limit
Story at Yahoo News
Picasso: Woman Sitting Near a Window (Marie-Therese) sold for $103.4m (£73.5m)
May 14, 2021: Thursday at Christie's auction house in New York.
Story at BBC News
VMFA Museum in Richmond Virginia, 2021
Da Vinci drawing of bear going to auction - UK Guardian
NGA to reopen
National Gallery of Art in Washington DC is finally going to open up (with "timed passes") on May 14.
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Horse attacked by a Tiger
Antoine-Louis Barye, 1837 Horse attacked by a Tiger, Bronze
August Rodin, 1868, Bust of a Young Girl
The Fortress of Konigstein by Bernardo Bellotto, 1756-1758
Bronze of Louise XIV
Gian Lorenzo Bernini, 1780 bronze bust of Louise XIV
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