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John Constable

Art Owned By TS Eliot's Wife Fetches $11.3 Million At Auction

AP | Posted 11.21.2013 | Arts

LONDON (AP) — A trove of artwork collected by poet T.S. Eliot's widow has sold for more than 7 million pounds ($11.3 million) at auction. Valerie E...

Painting Found In Cupboard Revealed To Be $400K Masterpiece

Reuters | Posted 11.03.2013 | Arts

By Marie-Louise Gumuchian LONDON, Sept 3 (Reuters) - A small painting bought at an auction and kept in a cupboard for years, has been ...

Man Attacks Painting At Britain's National Gallery

AP | Posted 08.28.2013 | Arts

LONDON — A fathers-rights group said Friday that one of its members attacked a John Constable painting in Britain's National Gallery. London po...

Art Runs in the Family

MutualArt | Posted 09.25.2012 | Arts

Artistic genes ran in the family of many iconic artists, although we hardly speak of the artwork of the lesser-known relatives who often provided great influence.

The Morgan Library's Plein Air Collection Comes as a Nice Surprise

Daniel Grant | Posted 07.29.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

The images they created were of things they saw or scenes they imagined. Most of today's plein air societies have adopted specific rules about these kinds of things, and artists get the boot if they veer far from them.