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Modern and contemporary art auctions in New York: why so many records?

© Thomas Lélu Jeff Koons Paul Cézanne Claude MonetHyperFocal: 0 Robert Rauschenberg Balthus William Bouguereau   Death Who wants to part with their masterpieces? No one. That’s why the biggest art market records, generally obtained for absolutely outstanding works, are the fruit of forced and unhappy circumstances: death and divorce. This is primarily the way […]

Caravaggio or not Caravaggio? The 100-million-euro question mark over a canvas found in the south of France

Caravaggio? (detail) Caravaggio ? Caravaggio?( detail) Infrared Reflectography, Caravaggio? (detail) Danie Buren /Caravaggio The attic where the Caravaggio? was found Caravaggio Caravaggio (detail) Caravaggio (detail)     Uncertainty for ever In the field of Old Masters art uncertainty reigns. The most distinguished specialists spend their time contradicting each other and new discoveries from the history […]

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