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Pablo Picasso, ‘Le Repas Frugal,’ etching and drypoint, est. $100,000-$150,000

Picasso and Rembrandt co-star at Swann prints sale, April 28

 

 

Left, Pablo Picasso, ‘Le Repas Frugal,’ etching and drypoint, est. $100,000-$150,000; Right, Rembrandt van Rijn, ‘Study of a Prophet or Apostle (St. Peter),’ drawing, est. $30,000-$50,000

Left, Pablo Picasso, ‘Le Repas Frugal,’ etching and drypoint, est. $100,000-$150,000; Right, Rembrandt van Rijn, ‘Study of a Prophet or Apostle (St. Peter),’ drawing, est. $30,000-$50,000

NEW YORK — The Thursday, April 28 offering of Old Master Through Modern Prints at Swann Galleries will feature iconic images from the late 15th century through the mid-20th century. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Rembrandt van Rijn, ‘Self-Portrait with Saber,’ $20,000

Rembrandt etching earns top lot status at Dallas Auction Gallery

Rembrandt van Rijn, ‘Self-Portrait with Saber,’ $20,000

Rembrandt van Rijn, ‘Self-Portrait with Saber,’ $20,000

DALLAS — Dallas Auction Gallery realized strong results in Contemporary art in their November 17 Fine and Decorative Art Auction. The sale featured a large selection of contemporary art from Dallas’ TXU Energy Corporate Art Collection, all of which was formerly part of the LA-based Atlantic-Richfield (ARCO) corporate art collection.

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Jan van Eyck (1390–1441), ‘Portrait of an Older Man,’ ca. 1435-40. Silverpoint and goldpoint on white prepared paper, 8 7/16 × 7 1/16 in. (21.4 × 18 cm). © Kupferstich-Kabinett, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden. Photography by Herbert Boswank

Sole surviving van Eyck drawing headlines Morgan exhibition

The sole surviving drawing by Jan van Eyck (1390–1441), ‘Portrait of an Older Man,’ ca. 1435-40. Silverpoint and goldpoint on white prepared paper, measuring 8 7/16 × 7 1/16 in. (21.4 × 18 cm). © Kupferstich-Kabinett, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden. Photography by Herbert Boswank

NEW YORK  – The Morgan Library & Museum proudly presents Van Eyck to Mondrian: 300 Years of Collecting in Dresden. It is currently on view and runs through January 23, 2022.

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Sol LeWitt, ‘Lines In Two Directions and In Five Colors with All Their Combinations,’ est. $10,000-$15,000

Sol LeWitt serigraphs add pop to Dallas Auction Gallery’s Nov. 17 sale

Sol LeWitt, ‘Lines In Two Directions and In Five Colors with All Their Combinations,’ est. $10,000-$15,000

Sol LeWitt, ‘Lines In Two Directions and In Five Colors with All Their Combinations,’ est. $10,000-$15,000

DALLAS — Dallas Auction Gallery will be offering a selection of contemporary art from the TXU Corporate Art Collection at auction November 17. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam used artificial intelligence (AI) to recreate pieces of Rembrandt’s ‘Night Watch’ that had been cut away 70 years after the artist created it. On June 23, the Amsterdam museum unveiled the amended painting, shown here. Image courtesy of the Rijksmuseum.

Rijksmuseum restores Rembrandt’s ‘Night Watch’ to original form

The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam used artificial intelligence (AI) to recreate pieces of Rembrandt’s ‘Night Watch’ that had been cut away 70 years after the artist created it. On June 23, the Amsterdam museum unveiled the amended painting, shown here. Image courtesy of the Rijksmuseum.

The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam recreated pieces of Rembrandt’s ‘Night Watch’ that had been cut away 70 years after the artist created it. On June 23, the Amsterdam museum unveiled the amended painting, which shows the artist’s intention to place the two men in the foreground off-center. Image courtesy of the Rijksmuseum.

AMSTERDAM (AP) – One of Rembrandt van Rijn’s biggest paintings just got a bit bigger.

A marriage of art and artificial intelligence has enabled Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum to recreate parts of the iconic Night Watch painting that were snipped off 70 years after Rembrandt finished it.

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