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hidden details in picasso painting reveal a whole new landscape


researchers have uncovered something rather remarkable just below the painted surface of a picasso. nathan rousseau smith explains.         






us acts to seize stolen assets, picasso in probe of malaysian fund


the assets include a picasso painting given to actor leonardo dicaprio and the rights to two hollywood filmsleonardo dicaprio was given a picasso by a malaysian financier accused of using $3.2m diverted from a 1mdb bond sale.washington/kuala lumpur: the us justice department has taken legal action to recover an additional half a billion dollars in assets stolen from an investment fund established by malaysia's prime minister, bringing the total claims to more than $1.7 billion.the assets include a picasso painting given to actor leonardo dicaprio and the rights to two hollywood films, the department said.the filing in us district court in los angeles was the justice department's latest step in a long-running case over an alleged conspiracy to launder money misappropriated from the 1malay..






french president inaugurates major picasso exhibition


paris — french president emmanuel macron has inaugurated a major picasso exhibition in paris, focusing on one key year in the spanish master’s art and life.after visiting the show for an hour and a half with his wife brigitte, macron said he likes in picasso’s paintings a “great sensuality” and at the same time a “political meaning” especially in the years leading up to world war ii.the “picasso 1932. erotic year” show displays many portraits of picasso mistress marie-therese walter, including a famous masterpiece, “the dream,” and a “girl before a mirror,” a treasure of the museum of modern art in new york that rarely travels.macron, an art and literature lover, enjoyed the visit in the presence of members of picasso’s family, including maya widmaier-picasso, t...






online exhibit shows hidden depths of picasso’s ‘guernica’


guernica, conceived in the depths of spain’s devastating civil war, shows the bombing of a basque town by german and italian air forces madrid: spray-painted in murals, wielded on anti-war banners, and even once hung as a tapestry at the united nations, pablo picasso’s guernica might be the world’s most famous political artwork.now organisers of a new initiative are inviting art lovers to revisit the iconic black-and-white painting, using the latest imaging technology and releasing a trove of previously unseen documents to chart its turbulent history.“guernica is a source of never-ending artistic material and it’s a privilege to be with as an art historian,” says rosario peiro, head of collections at madrid’s reina sofia modern art museum.she is part of the team behind rethin...






long-lost da vinci painting fetches $450.3 million, an auction record for art


leonardo da vinci's painting of jesus christ, "saviour of the world," sold for $450,312,500 on nov. 15 at an auction in new york. (reuters)leonardo da vinci’s painting, “saviour of the world,” sold for $450,312,500 wednesday at auction, christie’s said. the price, which includes a buyer’s premium, makes it “the most expensive painting ever sold at auction,” the auction house said in a statement.the previous record for the most expensive painting sold at auction was $179,364,992 for picasso’s “les femmes d’alger” (“women of algiers”), according to christie’s. the highest price previously paid at auction for a da vinci was in 2001 for his “horse and rider,” a work on paper, which went for $11,481,865.the bidding for “saviour of the world,” (“salvator...






long-lost da vinci painting fetches $450.3 million, an auction record for art


leonardo da vinci's painting of jesus christ, "saviour of the world," sold for $450,312,500 on nov. 15 at an auction in new york. (reuters)leonardo da vinci’s painting, “saviour of the world,” sold for $450,312,500 wednesday at auction, christie’s said. the price, which includes a buyer’s premium, makes it “the most expensive painting ever sold at auction,” the auction house said in a statement.the previous record for the most expensive painting sold at auction was $179,364,992 for picasso’s “les femmes d’alger” (“women of algiers”), according to christie’s. the highest price previously paid at auction for a da vinci was in 2001 for his “horse and rider,” a work on paper, which went for $11,481,865.the bidding for “saviour of the world,” (“salvator...






long-lost da vinci painting fetches $450 million, a world record


leonardo da vinci's painting of jesus christ, "saviour of the world," sold for $450,312,500 on nov. 15 at an auction in new york. (reuters)leonardo da vinci’s painting, “saviour of the world,” sold for $450,312,500 wednesday at auction, christie’s said. the price, which includes a buyer’s premium, makes it “the most expensive painting ever sold at auction,” the auction house said in a statement.the previous record for the most expensive painting sold at auction was $179,364,992 for picasso’s “les femmes d’alger,” according to christie’s. the highest price previously paid at auction for a da vinci was in 2001 for his “horse and rider,” which went for $11,481,865.the bidding for “saviour of the world,” (“salvator mundi”), coordinated out of christie’...






long-lost da vinci painting fetches $450 million, a world record


leonardo da vinci's painting of jesus christ, "saviour of the world," sold for $450,312,500 on nov. 15 at an auction in new york. (reuters)leonardo da vinci’s painting, “saviour of the world,” sold for $450,312,500 wednesday at auction, christie’s said. the price, which includes a buyer’s premium, makes it “the most expensive painting ever sold at auction,” the auction house said in a statement.the previous record for the most expensive painting sold at auction was $179,364,992 for picasso’s “les femmes d’alger,” according to christie’s. the highest price previously paid at auction for a da vinci was in 2001 for his “horse and rider,” which went for $11,481,865.the bidding for “saviour of the world,” (“salvator mundi”), coordinated out of christie’...






fond memories of pablo picasso from his muse francoise gilot


françoise gilot, 95, was 21 when she became the muse of pablo picasso, who was 40 years her senior.but her memories made her smile at the french institute, where she and sylvie vautier discussed vautier’s new book, “picasso/picault, picault/picasso: a magic moment in vallauris, 1948-1953.”when writer gregory speck asked if pablo was as great a lover as he was an artist, gilot replied, “he was a volcanic force of nature, and that is how we produced our two children: paloma, who is a renowned designer; and claude, who looks just like his father, sitting beside me here!”share this:






picasso paintings to be reunited for first time since 1932


london — an exhibition in paris and london will reunite three picasso nudes painted days apart but not displayed together for almost a century. “nude, green leaves and bust,” ‘’nude in a black armchair” and “the mirror” all depict the artist’s lover marie-therese walter.they form part of an exhibition focusing on the artist’s work during 1932. they haven’t been displayed together since picasso’s exhibitions that year.announcing the show on thursday, london’s tate modern said 1932 is now seen as the artist’s “year of wonders.” but curator achim borchardt-hume says that at the time people were asking: “is he still valid or is he over?” “picasso 1932 — love, fame, tragedy” runs at the picasso museum in paris oct. 10-feb. 11, then at tate modern from m...






pups pablo, picasso get surreal rescue : thechive


when the breeder was unable to sell picasso, she gave him up to an animal shelter in california where he was promptly put on the list for euthanasia. while awaiting a fate he had no idea of, picasso was reunited with one of his brothers from the same litter. it seems the family who had adopted pablo, decided they no longer wanted him. cause you know, dogs are like material objects you just discard when you’re done with…fortunately for picasso, luvable dog rescue in oregon found out about his plight and decided to intervene: “i was talking to volunteer shannon corbit about the dogs we were receiving and just happened to ask her out of the blue if she had any unusual-looking or special needs dogs,” liesl wilhardt, executive director of luvable dog rescue, told the dodo. “she res...






unusual dog destined for death gets another chance


once destined for death, this rescued pooch — named picasso for his contorted snout — is getting a new leash on life as a therapy dog.the corgi-pit bull mix was born with a twisted nose that made him resemble one of pablo picasso’s cubist masterpieces.dumped at a animal shelter in california, the pup had been facing euthanasia when the luvable dog rescue group saved him.the eugene, ore., group posted photos of picasso’s unique mug online, and he became an instant hit.“we have been swamped with offers from people from all over the country,” luvable dog rescue said on the site earlier this year.picasso has now finally found a home and works as a therapy dog after being trained to help people with disabilities.share this:






painting of jesus by leonardo da vinci sells for record $450m


in 9 minutes of bidding, a leonardo da vinci masterpiece sold for a record-setting $450 million wednesday. the 26-inch tall painting of christ, called “salvator mundi,” or “savior of the world,” was purchased by an unknown buyer at a christie’s auction. it’s one of fewer than 20 paintings by the renaissance master known to exist and the only one in private hands. it far surpassed the prior record set for a painting at auction — pablo picasso’s “women of algiers,” which sold for $179 million in may 2015. the highest known sale price for any artwork was $300 million for willem de kooning’s “interchange,” sold privately in september 2015 by the david geffen foundation to hedge fund manager kenneth c. griffin. dating to the 1500s, the da vinci was...






painting of jesus by leonardo da vinci sells for record $450m


new york  — a painting of christ by the renaissance master leonardo da vinci sold for a record $450 million (380 million euros) at auction on wednesday, obliterating previous records for artworks sold at auction or privately. the painting, called "salvator mundi," italian for "savior of the world," is one of fewer than 20 paintings by leonardo known to exist and the only one in private hands. it was sold by christie's auction house, which didn't immediately identify the buyer. the highest price ever paid for a work of art at auction had been $179.4 million (152 million euros), for picasso's "women of algiers (version o)" in may 2015, also at christie's in new york. the highest known sale price for any artwork had been $300 million (253 million euros), for willem d...






martin shkreli could be forced to give up exclusive wu-tang clan album, picasso


martin shkreli is interviewed by maria bartiromo during her “mornings with maria bartiromo” program on the fox business network on aug. 15. (richard drew/ap)federal prosecutors said friday that martin shkreli, the former hedge fund manager notorious for raising the price of a critical drug, should forfeit more than $7 million in assets after being convicted of lying to investors.shkreli should turn over two rap albums — the only known copy of the wu-tang clan’s “once upon a time in shaolin” and lil wayne’s “tha carter iv” — as well as $5 million in cash, interest in a company he started, touring pharmaceutical, and a picasso painting, prosecutors said. they also asked that he give up a world war ii-era enigma code-breaking machine used against nazi germany.shkreli ...






'pharma bro' shkreli told to give up wu-tang clan album, picasso after convictio


martin shkreli, the former hedge fund manager once dubbed the "most hated man in america" after raising the price of a life-saving drug by 5000 per cent, should forfeit more than $us7 million ($8.8 million) in assets after being convicted of lying to investors, ​us federal prosecutors said on friday. shkreli should turn over two rap albums - the only known copy of the wu-tang clan's "once upon a time in shaolin" and lil wayne's "tha carter iv" - as well as $us5 million in cash, interest in a company he started, touring pharmaceutical, and a picasso painting, prosecutors said.asx winners and losers - a snapshotvideo duration00:43previous slidenext slidevideo duration00:57judge revokes bail for `pharma bro' judge revokes bail for `pharma bro' former pharmaceuticals company ce...






art collector won’t return painting stolen by nazis: suit


a new york investor and art collector is ignoring pleas to return a painting looted by the nazis, according to a lawsuit.imre pakh, 67, has dozens of works by renowned hungarian artist mihaly munkacsy, and in 2009 launched a foundation to cement the artist’s legacy.one of the works in his collection is “dorf im winter,” or “village in winter,” a painting of a snowy landscape under a gray and red sky.but pakh has no right to the painting, insist two people who say the art was cruelly stolen from their ancestor in 1930s germany.the painting was part of a vast art collection owned by prominent banker james von bleichroeder, whose father gerson once served otto von bismarck.the bleichroeders were among the wealthiest families in germany. gerson von bleichroeder was one of the first j...






'picasso 1932' portrays prolific year of creation


a paris exhibition showcases a single year in the life of spanish artist pablo picasso, retracing his work through 1932. video provided by reuters         






killing art with lunatic ‘cultural appropriation’ complaints


it has always been impossible to separate politics from art: pablo picasso once said paintings are “an offensive and defensive weapon against the enemy.” but now art (as with so much else) has become so hyper-politicized that a painting itself has become “the enemy” — to artists themselves, no less.brooklyn-based dana schutz is under fire for her painting “open coffin,” a featured work at the whitney biennial. it depicts in abstract the horribly mutilated face of lynching victim emmett till at his 1955 funeral.the problem? schutz is white. and to a growing chorus of african-american artists, “it is not acceptable for a white person to transmute black suffering into profit and fun.”some take particular offense that schutz is the same race and gender as the woman whose unfo...






picasso print worth up to $50g stolen from milwaukee art appraiser


a 1949 picasso print was stolen from a milwaukee art appraiser on friday.  (fox6 milwaukee) a pablo picasso artwork worth between $35,000 and $50,000 was stolen from a milwaukee art appraiser on friday — but the thief might not have known the value of the print.  the 1949 picasso print was taken from the delind fine art appraisals on friday. bill delind, the appraiser, told fox6 he and his business partner noticed the artwork was missing around 2 p.m."so somebody maybe just got lucky."- bill delind"some of what went through my mind couldn't be repeated on television," delind told fox6. "but it was shock and a big disappointment...i think most people are genuinely good and people don't just steal things. so it's always a disappointment."delind said the p...






leonardo da vinci painting 'salvator mundi' sold for record $450.3 million


leonardo da vinci's 'salvator mundi' sold for $450.3 million wednesday evening.  (christie's via reuters) a painting by italian renaissance master leonardo da vinci that depicts jesus christ holding an orb sold for a world record $450.3 million at christie’s auction house in new york wednesday night.the painting, called "salvator mundi," italian for "savior of the world," is one of fewer than 20 paintings by leonardo known to exist and the only one in private hands. the buyer was not immediately identified.the highest price ever paid for a work of art at auction had been $179.4 million, for picasso's "women of algiers (version o)" in may 2015, also at christie's in new york. the highest known sale price for any artwork had been $300 million, for willem...






da vinci’s long-lost saviour of the world sells for $450 million


new york: leonardo da vinci’s “salvator mundi,” considered either the most important old master work to be auctioned in a generation or a damaged painting hyped by savvy marketing, sold on wednesday night for $450.3 million with fees, a record for any work of art sold at auction. it far surpassed the sale of picasso’s “women of algiers,” which fetched $179.4 million at christie’s in may 2015.as a telephone bidder pondered the next increment, jussi pylkkanen, the auctioneer, said, “it’s a historic moment: we’ll wait.”““it was a moment when all the stars were aligned, and i think leonardo [da vinci] would be very pleased. it’s a painting beyond anything i’ve ever handled… i should hang up my gavel.””share on facebooktweet thisthe price is all the more rema...






mix of metals in this picasso sculpture provides clues to its mysterious origins


austin, texas — an analysis of the metals in dozens of picasso’s bronze sculptures has traced the birthplace of a handful of the works of art to the outskirts of german-occupied paris during world war ii.this is the first time that the raw materials of picasso’s sculptures have been scrutinized in detail, conservation scientist francesca casadio of the art institute of chicago said february 17 at the annual meeting of the american association for the advancement of science. and the elemental “fingerprints” help solve a mystery surrounding the sculptures’ origins.“in collaboration with curators, we can write a richer history of art that is enriched by scientific findings,” casadio said.casadio and colleagues from the art institute of chicago and northwestern university in ev...






artist can’t stop painting the pattern on his shirt (23 photos) : thechive


you’ve seen the photos on your timeline before. someone will take a trip to a cool place, but instead of snapping shots of the foreign sights, they’ll turn the camera on themselves and take a selfie. “xoxo from amsterdam!” the caption will read under a close-up of becky pursing her lips in a kissy face. cool, becky. might as well take a photo in an empty room.this theme of self-obsession and oblivion to one’s surroundings is apparent in a new series from artist hank schmidt and photographer fabian schubert. in the photos, a man sits at an easel, surrounded by a beautiful landscape. but instead of painting that landscape, as one would expect, he paints the pattern on his shirt.maybe schmidt and schubert are commenting on people like becky. maybe they just think it’s a funny conc...






us acts to seize stolen assets, picasso in probe of malaysian fund


by: reuters | washington/kuala lumpur | published:june 16, 2017 4:43 pm file photo: us actor leonardo dicaprio (reuters/christophe archambault/pool/file photo)top newsthe us justice department has taken legal action to recover an additional half a billion dollars in assets stolen from an investment fund established by malaysia’s prime minister, bringing the total claims to more than $1.7 billion. the assets include a picasso painting given to actor leonardo dicaprio and the rights to two hollywood films, the department said.the filing in us district court in los angeles was the justice department’s latest step in a long-running case over an alleged conspiracy to launder money misappropriated from the 1malaysia development berhad fund, known as 1mdb, which was set up by malaysian p...






unfinished portrait may lurk behind 1589 painting


an unfinished portrait of mary, queen of scots, is believed to have been found hidden beneath a 16th-century painting during a major research project.the image of a woman, which experts say has “compelling similarities” to other depictions of the queen, was discovered by an x-ray of a portrait of sir john maitland, the lord chancellor of scotland between 1586 and 1595.the 1589 painting by dutch portrait artist adrian vanson was among a number of works to be examined by conservator dr caroline rae as part of research by the national galleries of scotland (ngs) and the courtauld institute of art in london.dr rae was examining the techniques used by vanson and adam de colone when an x-ray that can penetrate paint layers picked up a lead sketch of a woman underneath the maitland painting.s...






young refugee’s portraits earn him nickname of ‘little picasso’


farhad nouri is known among migrants as little picasso.the 10-year-old from afghanistan, who is stranded in serbia together with his parents and two younger brothers, has earned his nickname for two reasons: he knows how to draw and he loves pablo picasso. “one day i will draw him, too,” farhad said of the famous spanish artist, his big dark eyes shining with delight.for now, farhad’s drawing pad includes portraits of german chancellor angela merkel, actress angelina jolie, artist salvador dali and serbian tennis star novak djokovic.his talent has earned farhad the status of a local celebrity. he recently met u.s. actor mandy patinkin, who works with refugees with the international rescue committee and who has urged president trump to be more welcoming to people displaced from war-to...






katy perry celebrates picasso exhibit


katy perry went from rocking the grammys in la to viewing picasso paintings on the upper east side on a private tour by the artist’s granddaughter, diana widmaier picasso.on thursday, perry arrived at larry gagosian’s madison avenue gallery in a pair of giant furry chanel earmuffs for a reception to celebrate the final days of the exhibition “picasso’s picassos” as well as the launch of a new publication, gagosian quarterly.the debut issue includes a cover by rudolf stingel, plus pieces on picasso, jeff koons, cy twombly, taryn simon, alex israel and bret easton ellis, among others.also at the bash were red hot chili peppers rocker anthony kiedis, madonna’s manager guy oseary, dasha zhukova, martha stewart, the night’s co-host derek blasberg, olympia scarry and colby mugrabi — who threw a






this painting's one flaw has experts questioning its authenticity


the devil is in the details of this painting of jesus christ. a painting done by literal renaissance man leonardo da vinci is being given a second look because experts think it may not have actually been painted by the artist. the salvator mundi, a painting done by da vinci likely around the time he also painted the mona lisa, portrays jesus performing a blessing gesture with his right hand and holding a crystal orb in his left. it is set to be sold at auction at christie’s for $100 million in november. a scientific flaw in the design of the orb is causing renaissance experts to wonder if genius, inventor, and all-around scientifically minded da vinci really painted it.air force members spray-painted satanic symbols on church: copsda vinci’s drawing of vitruvian man, d...






mystery lingers over da vinci painting's one flaw


the devil is in the details of this painting of jesus christ. a painting done by literal renaissance man leonardo da vinci has drawn second looks over its authenticity in the past — but the artistic differences aren't expected to mar the masterpiece's value. the salvator mundi, a painting done by da vinci likely around the time he also painted the mona lisa, portrays jesus performing a blessing gesture with his right hand and holding a crystal orb in his left. it is set to be sold at auction at christie’s for $100 million in november. a scientific flaw in the design of the orb has caused renaissance experts to wonder if genius, inventor, and all-around scientifically minded da vinci really painted it.air force members spray-painted satanic symbols on church: copsda v...






stolen $160m de kooning painting was sold to antique shop for $2k


new details have emerged about how a $160 million willem de kooning painting stolen from a museum wound up hanging in a dusty antique shop in new mexico.ron roseman was clearing out his aunt and uncle’s new mexico home after their deaths when he found a 40-by-30-inch oil painting hanging behind their bedroom door, wfaa reported.he sold it along with other artworks, older furniture and african artifacts to an antique dealer — for a mere $2,000.in august, a shopkeeper in possession of the painting discovered that the work was actually a masterpiece by the abstract expressionist artist.the antique shop owner, david van auker,said he googled the renowned artist and was stunned to find the painting was “woman-ochre,” a work stolen from the university of arizona museum of art in 1985.a m...






this painting's one flaw has experts questioning its authenticity


the devil is in the details of this painting of jesus christ. a painting done by literal renaissance man leonardo da vinci has drawn second looks over its authenticity in the past — but the artistic differences aren't expected to mar the masterpiece's value. the salvator mundi, a painting done by da vinci likely around the time he also painted the mona lisa, portrays jesus performing a blessing gesture with his right hand and holding a crystal orb in his left. it is set to be sold at auction at christie’s for $100 million in november. a scientific flaw in the design of the orb has caused renaissance experts to wonder if genius, inventor, and all-around scientifically minded da vinci really painted it.air force members spray-painted satanic symbols on church: copsda v...






3 tiny details that reveal huge backstories in movies


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jatin das painting: fir against ai ex-ed for stealing jatin das painting


new delhi: an fir has been registered against a former executive director of air india for allegedly stealing a painting by renowned artist jatin das which was part of the airline's collection, the police said on sunday. the fir follows an internal inquiry conducted by air india, which found that rohita jaidka along with other unknown officers, persons stole the painting between 2004 and 2009






klimt painting sells for $59m in bumper london auction week


london — an exuberant floral landscape by gustav klimt has sold at auction for almost 48 million pounds — the third-highest price ever paid for an artwork in europe. “bauerngarten (flower garden),” painted in 1907, went for 47.9 million pounds ($59.3 million) at sotheby’s in london.sotheby’s europe chairwoman helena newman said the painting was “one of the artist’s greatest masterpieces ever to come to auction.”the only works to have fetched more in europe are alberto giacometti’s “walking man” sculpture, which sold for 65 million pounds in 2010, and peter paul rubens’ painting “the massacre of the innocents, which netted 49.5 million pounds in 2002.this has been a strong week for modern art auctions in london. sotheby’s sale on wednesday raised a total of 194...






the life and legacy of pablo picasso


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