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Modigliani Drawing Exposed as Fake and Seized Ahead of Sale

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The drawing raised immediate suspicions when it was submitted for an export license in 2022. The post Modigliani Drawing Exposed as Fake and Seized Ahead of Sale appeared first on Artnet News.

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A Historic Drawing Once Owned by George Washington Goes to Auction

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The post A Historic Drawing Once Owned by George Washington Goes to Auction appeared first on Artnet News. Gifted to Washington by Lafayette, the work depicting Bastille is expected to fetch as much as $800,000.

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Children’s Drawings of Gladiators and Hunters Unearthed in Pompeii

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The post Children’s Drawings of Gladiators and Hunters Unearthed in Pompeii appeared first on Artnet News. Researchers put the artists between the ages of five and seven.

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This Drawing Is Now the Priciest ‘Harry Potter’ Item Ever Sold

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The post This Drawing Is Now the Priciest ‘Harry Potter’ Item Ever Sold appeared first on Artnet News. The piece has appreciated some eighteenfold since it was last sold in 2001.

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Zurich Art Weekend Is Fostering Gallery Collaborations, Drawing Crowds

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The post Zurich Art Weekend Is Fostering Gallery Collaborations, Drawing Crowds appeared first on Artnet News. Once a trade secret, the annual ritual has become an essential stop before Art Basel. This year, some 100 events were on offer.

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Gilbert Spencer drawings in Cotswolds sale

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Previously unseen illustrations by prominent 20th-century artist Gilbert Spencer are set to go under the hammer in the Cotswolds next The post Gilbert Spencer drawings in Cotswolds sale appeared first on Antique Collecting.

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The Art Institute of Chicago Refuses to Turn Over Contested Schiele Drawing

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In a new court filing, the museum has rejected all claims the drawing was seized by the Nazis, saying there is no evidence. The post The Art Institute of Chicago Refuses to Turn Over Contested Schiele Drawing appeared first on Artnet News.

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