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The Real Life Art Dealer Behind Wes Anderson’s “The French Dispatch” – ARTnews.com

Few dealers have made as significant a contribution to the art market as Jospeh Duveen, who, in the first half of the 20th century, made a fortune by selling Old Master works to the ultra-wealthy. “Duveen—who became Lord Duveen of Millbank before he died in 1939, at the age of sixty-nine—noticed that Europe had plenty of art and America had plenty of money, and ...

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Art Schlichter’s ‘sad, tragic’ life behind bars – News – The Columbus Dispatch

Art Schlichter sometimes shakes uncontrollably and he sometimes forgets. What was that first bet he ever placed? What did it feel like to be a Heisman Trophy candidate at Ohio State? Which year was it that NFL commissioner Pete Rozelle banned him from the league?He has tremors that come and go.What a peculiar feeling this is compared to being that invincible quarterback. That guy ...

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How did ‘Mam Cymru’ dispatch lovers she was bored with? The great British art quiz | Art and design

This quiz is brought to you in collaboration with Art UK, the online home for the UK’s public art collections, showing art from more than 3,000 venues and by 45,000 artists. Each day, a different collection on Art UK will set the questions. Today, our questions are set by Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales. Located in Cardiff’s civic centre, National Museum Cardiff has ...

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