Archive for October, 2006

10.25.06 | 0 comments

Now here’s an idea for a fun new sport: how about a betting pool for the next world’s record art sale? I don’t suppose anyone out there in the ether would be interested in laying any bets, but here’s mine, for the record: I’m betting that the Portrait de Angel F. de Soto, to be [...]

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The 25th of this month marks Picasso’s 125th birthday. Although Picasso’s work was largely inspired by his famously extreme joie de vivre, his long life also spanned and bore witness to the principal horrors of the last century. Yet in the 33 years since his death, the world has become a bleaker and more uncertain [...]

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