Latest posts with tags "Henri Matisse"

Picasso sets a record at Rockefeller's first auction sale

May 10, 2018 / Auctions

With Rose Period Picasso topping the list of the treasures, the collection totalled at $646.1 million in the first evening sale.


San Francisco MOMA Gets Ambitious Facelift

May 06, 2016 / Art Republik

Aiming to become one of the largest spaces for art, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art gets Snohetta to help revamp


Modernism Reframed: Singapore Art Exhibition

Apr 12, 2016 / Art Republik

Make time this weekend to visit the National Gallery Singapore for a chance to catch some priceless artworks straight from Paris.


$49 million Matisse sets new record

Nov 07, 2010 / Art Republik

A large bronze sculpture of a woman’s back by Henri Matisse sold Wednesday for nearly 49 million dollars, setting a new record for the French impressionist. Measuring 74.5 inches (189.2 cm), “Nu de dos” was the star of the auction at Christie’s in New York. It went under the hammer just a day after rival […]


Matisse, Picasso and other works stolen in Paris

May 24, 2010 / Art Republik

Five works including paintings by modern masters Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso have been stolen from a Paris museum. The canvases – worth a total of 100 million euros ($123m) – were discovered missing from the city-run Musee d’Art Moderne when it opened its doors. Museum officials found a broken window and a sheared-off padlock, […]


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