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The Mystery of the Painting Thieves Love

The Mystery of the Painting Thieves Love

The Mystery of the Painting Thieves Love The Mystery of the Painting Thieves Love “Two Laughing Boys with a Mug of Beer,” a painting by Frans Hals, has hung in a tiny museum in Leerdam, a town in the Netherlands, for most of the past 248 years. One has to use the qualifier “most” because the painting was lent out …

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Pig Painting May Be World’s Oldest Cave Art Yet, Archaeologists Say

Pig Painting May Be World’s Oldest Cave Art Yet, Archaeologists Say

Pig Painting May Be World’s Oldest Cave Art Yet, Archaeologists Say Pig Painting May Be World’s Oldest Cave Art Yet, Archaeologists Say In a hidden valley on an Indonesian island, there is a cave decorated with what may be the oldest figurative art ever glimpsed by modern eyes. The vivid depiction of a wild pig, outlined and filled in with …

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Synesthesia artist Jack Coulter creates ‘musical painting’ of Glastonbury 2016 | The Independent

<p>A 35mm shot of Jack Coulter’s synesthesia painting of Glastonbury, created in collaboration with music streaming service Deezer&nbsp;</p>

Synesthesia artist Jack Coulter creates ‘musical painting’ of Glastonbury 2016 | The Independent Synesthesia artist Jack Coulter creates ‘musical painting’ of Glastonbury 2016 | The Independent Synesthesia artist Jack Coulter has turned the rare neurological condition that allows him to ‘hear’ colour and ‘see’ sound into a striking visual canvas for Glastonbury. The 21-year-old teamed up with Deezer to create …

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Bizarre painting of Trump dressed as Independence-era patriot compared to notorious traitor Benedict Arnold

<p>File image: Arizona GOP posts painting of Trump posing as Independence-era patriot</p>

Bizarre painting of Trump dressed as Independence-era patriot compared to notorious traitor Benedict Arnold Bizarre painting of Trump dressed as Independence-era patriot compared to notorious traitor Benedict Arnold A tweet by the Arizona Republican Party of a portrait of Donald Trump painted in colonial style has triggered a flurry of comments from Twitter users who are comparing the outgoing president …

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Painting hanging in Brussels municipal building is identified as masterpiece by Flemish painter Jacob Jordaens

The painting had hung undisturbed in the municipal building for around 60 years

Painting hanging in Brussels municipal building is identified as masterpiece by Flemish painter Jacob Jordaens Painting hanging in Brussels municipal building is identified as masterpiece by Flemish painter Jacob Jordaens A painting hanging in a local government building in Brussels has been revealed to be a long-lost masterpiece painted by Flemish master Jacob Jordaens. Since the 1960s, a version of …

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After Honing His Painting Skills as a Soldier, an Artist Finds His Voice

After Honing His Painting Skills as a Soldier, an Artist Finds His Voice

After Honing His Painting Skills as a Soldier, an Artist Finds His Voice After Honing His Painting Skills as a Soldier, an Artist Finds His Voice This article is part of our latest Fine Arts & Exhibits special report, which focuses on how art endures and inspires, even in the darkest of times. PORTLAND, Ore. — In Baghdad, on March 9, …

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Dispute Over Pissarro Painting Looted by Nazis Is Back in Court

Dispute Over Pissarro Painting Looted by Nazis Is Back in Court

Dispute Over Pissarro Painting Looted by Nazis Is Back in Court Dispute Over Pissarro Painting Looted by Nazis Is Back in Court When Léone Meyer discovered in 2012 that a painting Nazi looters had stolen from her father was in the collection of an American museum, her first instinct was to demand its return. But Ms. Meyer, who lives in …

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France Hals Painting Is Stolen

France Hals Painting Is Stolen

France Hals Painting Is Stolen France Hals Painting Is Stolen AMSTERDAM — A 17th-century painting by the Golden Age master Frans Hals was stolen from the wall of a museum in the Netherlands early Wednesday morning. It wasn’t the first time that “Two Laughing Boys” was taken from the museum in Leerdam, near Utrecht, the Dutch police said on Thursday. …

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A Clue to Van Gogh’s Final Days Is Found in His Last Painting

A Clue to Van Gogh’s Final Days Is Found in His Last Painting

A Clue to Van Gogh’s Final Days Is Found in His Last Painting A Clue to Van Gogh’s Final Days Is Found in His Last Painting AMSTERDAM — One hundred and thirty years ago, Vincent van Gogh awoke in his room at an inn in Auvers-sur-Oise, France, and went out, as he usually did, with a canvas to paint. That …

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A Botched Restoration of a Painting in Spain Draws Outrage

A Botched Restoration of a Painting in Spain Draws Outrage

A Botched Restoration of a Painting in Spain Draws Outrage A Botched Restoration of a Painting in Spain Draws Outrage Art restoration experts in Spain called on Tuesday for tighter regulation of their work and condemned reports of a botched restoration of a copy of a Baroque-era painting of the Virgin Mary. A private art collector in Valencia, Spain, paid …

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