News about Claude Monet
LONDON – A letter penned by Diana, Princess of Wales in which she discusses her marital strife will appear at auction this month. The letter, in a handwritten envelope addressed to a Mrs. Cotton, will be offered at Chiswick Auctions on Valentine’s Day, Tuesday, February 14. The auction house has given the letter an estimate of £1,800-£2,200, […]
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) – Two Belgian activists who targeted Johannes Vermeer’s iconic Girl with a Pearl Earring painting in a climate protest last week were sentenced on November 2 to two months in prison, with prosecutors saying their action “crossed a line” of acceptable protest. Half of the sentence was suspended by a judge in […]
BERLIN (AP) – Climate protesters threw mashed potatoes at a Claude Monet painting in a German museum to protest fossil fuel extraction on October 23, but caused no damage to the artwork.
NEW YORK (AP) – Acres of water lilies will bloom on Wall Street this fall, at least digitally. A massive, immersive exhibition celebrating French artist Claude Monet will make its U.S. debut in downtown New York starting in November, promising a multi-sensory experience that puts visitors as close to inside his iconic flower paintings as […]