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Bronze statuette of a veiled and masked dancer. Greek, Hellenistic period, 3rd-2nd century B.C. Bronze, 8 1/16 x 3 ½ x 4 ½ in. Metropolitan Museum of …

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David Inshaw — The Badminton Game, 1972-73. Painting: Oil on canvas, 152.4 x 183.5 cm. Tate London. [[MORE]]“This painting, which was originally titled after a poem by Thomas Hardy, is one of a number...

David Inshaw — <i>The Badminton Game</i>, 1972-73.<p>Painting: Oil on canvas, 152.4 x 183.5 cm. Tate London.<p>This painting, which was originally titled after a …

George Frederic Watts — The Prodigal Son, 1872-73. Painting: Oil on canvas, 19.69 x 24.02 in. As much as I enjoy this painting on an aesthetic basis, I’ll admit it runs shallow on the content side;...

George Frederic Watts — <i>The Prodigal Son</i>, 1872-73.<p>Painting: Oil on canvas, 19.69 x 24.02 in.<p>As much as I enjoy this painting on an aesthetic basis, …

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George Tooker — Waiting Room, 1957 | Egg tempera on gesso panel | Art of Darkness Daily Art Blog | George Tooker — Waiting Room, 1957 // Painting: Egg tempera on gesso panel, 24 x 30 in. Smithsonian....

George Tooker — <i>Waiting Room</i>, 1957<p>// Painting: Egg tempera on gesso panel, 24 x 30 in. Smithsonian.<p>Here’s the artist, George Tooker, on this …

Peter Blume — Light of the World, 1932 | Oil on composition board | Art of Darkness Daily Art Blog | Peter Blume — Light of the World, 1932 // Painting: Oil on composition board, 42.2 x 47.9 cm....

Peter Blume — <i>Light of the World</i>, 1932<p>// Painting: Oil on composition board, 42.2 x 47.9 cm. Whitney Museum of American Art.<p><i>Peter Blume’s Light of the</i> …

Pablo Picasso — Portrait of Olga in an Armchair, 1918. Painting: Oil on canvas, 130 x 88.8 cm. Musée Picasso, Paris. A Russian ballerina, Olga Khokhlova was Picasso’s first wife and second serious...

Pablo Picasso — <i>Portrait of Olga in an Armchair</i>, 1918.<p>Painting: Oil on canvas, 130 x 88.8 cm. Musée Picasso, Paris.<p>A Russian ballerina, Olga Khokhlova …

Inside the secretive world of the art market

Why do some artists command such eye-watering prices, while others’ works are worthless? Will Gompertz visits an auction house in London to find out.<p>Art is unlike any other commodity. The normal rules of economics simply do not apply. There is almost never a price tag; instead the buyer must …

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