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Stolen Renoir sold at Auction for $1.6 million

A stolen oil painting by French artist Pierre-Auguste Renoir was sold at Auction in London. The painting 'Madame Valtat 1903' is of Suzanne Valtat, wife of artist Louis Valtat, and friend of

Cezanne’s ‘Apples’ painting sold for $37 million

Cezanne's 'Apples' painting sold for $37 million. Cezannes 'Les Pommes' or 'Apples' sold for $37 million ($41.6 million with buyers premium) at Sotheby's last night, one of 20 works from the estate

‘Material Girl’ Madonna sells painting for $7.2 million

Sotheby's auction house in New York has sold a Fernand Leger painting owned by 'Material Girl' Madonna, for $7.2 million dollars.

Philippe de Montebello – Metropolitan Museum

An Acquiring Mind: Philippe de Montebello and The Metropolitan Museum. The extraordinary legacy of Philippe de Montebello, who served for 31 years as Director of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. During his