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The 75th Venice International Film Festival

Willem Dafoe Plays Tormented Genius Van Gogh in Venice Biopic

By Sarah Mills and Robin Pomeroy VENICE, Italy (Reuters) With his ginger beard, straw hat and a sad, wounded expression, Willem Dafoe looks uncannily like...
An Artcurial employee poses as he holds the painting «Raccommodeuses de filets dans les dunes, 1882» (Women Mending Nets in the Dunes) by Vincent Van Gogh during a preview for media at their auction house in Paris

Van Gogh Landscape Sells for 7 Million Euros at Auction

PARIS (Reuters) An early landscape by Vincent Van Gogh, one of the art world's most sought-after painters, sold for 7.07 million euros ($8.27 million)...
Famous Russian painting damaged in vodka-fueled attack

Famous Russian Painting Damaged in Vodka-Fueled Attack

By Andrew Osborn MOSCOW (Reuters) One of Russia's most famous paintings, which depicts Tsar Ivan the Terrible cradling his dying son, has been badly damaged...
Kevin Ching, CEO of Sotheby's Asia, stands next to Amedeo Modigliani's "Nu couche", expected to fetch over $150 million (USD) in the New York auction in May, during a preview in Hong Kong

Modigliani Nude Fetches $157 Million at N.Y. Auction

By Chris Michaud NEW YORK (Reuters) A nude portrait by Amedeo Modigliani sold for $157.2 million at Sotheby's on Monday, achieving the 4th-highest price for any...
Kevin Ching, CEO of Sotheby's Asia, stands next to Amedeo Modigliani's "Nu couche", expected to fetch over $150 million (USD) in the New York auction in May, during a preview in Hong Kong

Modigliani’s Largest Nude to Go under Hammer, Seen at $150 million

HONG KONG (Reuters) A painting of a reclining nude by Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani is set to go under the hammer in New York...
Artist Frida Kahlo's family says judge blocks improper use of brand

Artist Frida Kahlo’s Family Says Judge Blocks Improper Use of Brand

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) A Mexican judge has blocked a company associated with U.S. toymaker Mattel Inc from commercializing the image of artist Frida Kahlo,...
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