London Calling in Atypical Getty Exhibit

London Calling in Atypical Getty Exhibit

An atypical exhibition for the J. Paul Getty Museum opened Tuesday, July 26 – “London Calling: Bacon, Freud, Kossoff, Andrews, Auerbach, and Kitaj,” With most works coming from holdings of the Tate Britain, this is the first major U.S. exhibition to explore the legacy of six painters from the so-called “School of London.” Michael Andrews, Frank Auerbach, […]

Autry Museum Acquires Major Collection of Harry Fonseca Art

Autry Museum Acquires Major Collection of Harry Fonseca Art

The Autry Museum of the American West announced Monday that it acquired a major collection of art from the estate of Harry Fonseca. The collection, which includes over 500 original artworks, is the largest acquisition of one artist’s work in the almost 30-year history of the Southern California museum, which specializes in the art, history, […]

Long-Lost Rembrandt on Display at Getty

Long-Lost Rembrandt on Display at Getty

  People fantasize about going to a local art sale, auction or estate sale and finding a piece of art worth that is worth far more than anyone present anticipated. It can happen and did last September in New Jersey when a small painting, catalogued as “Continental School 19th Century,” was recognized by a couple […]