Was painting by famed living artist? US judge to decide

CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge in Chicago is set to issue a verdict in a peculiar civil trial over a celebrated Scottish-born artist's insistence that he did not paint a landscape work that was once valued at more than $10 million......»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJan 12th, 2017

X-ray uncovers hidden portrait beneath famed Degas painting

SYDNEY (AP) — A powerful X-ray technique has unveiled a hidden portrait beneath a famed painting by French impressionist artist Edgar Degas, helping solve a mystery that has stumped the art world for decades......»»

Category: topSource: yahooAug 6th, 2016

Gauguin"s Tahitian painting "Nafea faa ipoipo" goes on display in Madrid

French post-Impressionist Paul Gauguin's "Nafea faa ipoipo" (When Will You Marry?) painting, reportedly the most expensive painting ever sold, went on display at Madrid's Reina Sofia Museum on Friday. The 1892 oil painting of two Tahitian girls was sold e.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJul 13th, 2015

Relativity Bankruptcy: Judge To Decide Whether Time Is On Company’s Side

The Relativity bankruptcy case primarily revolves around money. But at a potentially pivotal hearing tomorrow, U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Michael Wiles will also have to be a judge of time. As for the money: the court will decide whether to approve a $1.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineAug 14th, 2015

Claude Monet "Water Lilies" painting sells for $54 million

An iconic "Water Lilies" painting by French artist Claude Monet sold for £31.7 million ($54 million, 39.7 million euros) at a London sale on Monday, the second-highest sum paid for his work on record. The 1906 painting "Nympheas" -- s.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooMay 17th, 2017

New York court rejects appeal, lets Yale keep van Gogh painting

By Katie Reilly NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court upheld a lower ruling on Tuesday, allowing Yale University to keep a painting by famed Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh and denying a request by the great-grandson of a Russian art collector to argue .....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooOct 30th, 2015

Judge, not armchair "Serial" detectives, to decide retrial

BALTIMORE (AP) — Prompted by a podcast that turned millions of listeners into armchair detectives, a judge will now decide whether to grant a new trial to a man convicted as a teenager of murdering his high school girlfriend......»»

Category: topSource: yahooFeb 10th, 2016

Judge halts Terrence Howard testimony to decide legal issue

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor Terrence Howard briefly took the witness stand Thursday in a divorce proceeding before a judge halted the proceedings so he can decide a legal issue......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 26th, 2017

Monet haystack painting takes record $81.4 mn

A Claude Monet painting, "Meule," part of his famous grainstack series, sold at auction in New York Wednesday for 81.4 million dollars, a record for the French master, Christie's said. This painting, of just one haystack with a conical top,.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooNov 18th, 2016

Justin Bieber Documents Himself Dancing Through His Court-Mandated Community Service

♫ I was like painting, painting, painting, rooollll ♫.....»»

Category: topSource: etonlineJan 24th, 2017

Restaurant Art: The large Picasso painting hanging in...

The large Picasso painting hanging in the restaurant at the Four Seasons is moving to the New York Historical Society after dinner service on Sunday. The decision follows a long legal battle over the painting. Four Seasons co-owner Julian Niccolini........»»

Category: artsSource: yahooMar 1st, 2015

Venezuela welcomes back stolen Matisse painting - MiamiHerald.com

Venezuela welcomes back stolen Matisse paintingMiamiHerald.comCARACAS, Venezuela -- A painting by Henri Matisse stolen more than a decade ago from a museum in Venezuela made its homecoming Monday. The painting, "Odalisque in Red Pants," has been.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJul 7th, 2014

Artist"s foundation sues over NYC hotel painting

NEW YORK (AP) — A foundation that safeguards pop artist Larry Rivers' legacy says an ex-owner of New York's Chelsea Hotel removed, and won't return, a loaned painting that hung in the lobby......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 29th, 2014

US judge: Renowned artist didn"t create disputed painting

CHICAGO (AP) — A U.S. judge said Tuesday that a celebrated artist was right when he insisted he didn't paint a work now owned by a retired prison worker, a finding that likely ensures the piece will now be worth a fraction of the previous estimated.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooAug 25th, 2016

Florida judge awards $16 million to artist Rauschenberg"s trustees

A Florida judge has awarded about $16 million to three trustees of famed contemporary artist Robert Rauschenberg's trust following years of litigation over the value of their services, the Fort Myers News-Press reported on Friday. The trustees, who were c.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooAug 3rd, 2014

Fiona Tan revealed as new artist-in-residence at Getty Research Institute

The visual artist was announced as the new artist-in-residence for the Getty Institute's 2016-2017 Scholars Program. Born in Indonesia and raised in Australia, Fiona Tan is currently living in the Netherlands. Primarily a visual artist, Tan is known .....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJul 4th, 2016

Edvard Munch painting Girls on the Bridge fetches £44m

Girls on the Bridge, a painting by Norwegian artist Edvard Munch, has sold for $54.5m (£43.9m) at auction......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukDec 16th, 2016

Gerhard Richter painting owned by Clapton going up for sale

NEW YORK (AP) — A painting by the German artist Gerhard Richter owned by British singer-songwriter Eric Clapton is slated for auction......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 2nd, 2017

This Wolf Painting Has A Shocking Twist You Have To See To Believe

Italian bodypaint artist Johannes Stötter has created an incredible "painting" of a wolf that actually involves three humans in bodysuits pieced together to resemble the carnivore. In the video ........»»

Category: topSource: starpulseJun 9th, 2016

Rembrandt painting found in New Jersey basement now in museum

A painting languishing in a New Jersey basement that turned out to be one of Dutch master Rembrandt's earliest works goes on display on Wednesday at the J. Paul Getty Museum in California as a key part of an exhibit on the 17th century artist. The pa.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooMay 21st, 2016

Turkey police recover stolen Picasso in Istanbul: report

Turkish police have recovered an original painting by Spanish artist Pablo Picasso in an undercover operation in Istanbul, state-run Anatolia news agency reported on Saturday. The operation targeted alleged art thieves attempting to sell the painting &quo.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooFeb 2nd, 2016