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S.C. exhibition of Ken Burns’ quilts runs through Jan. 30
GREENVILLE, S.C. – America’s renowned filmmaker and documentarian Ken Burns – yes, that Ken Burns – reveals a more personal side of his storytelling talents in Uncovered: The Ken Burns Collection. On view at the Upcountry History Museum, a Smithsonian affiliate, the exhibit opened in October 2021 and closes on January 30.
Italian museum sending Parthenon fragment to Athens in nudge to UK
ROME (AP) – An Italian museum is lending a fragment of the Parthenon Sculptures to Greece, in what both sides hope will become a permanent return that might encourage others – the British Museum, in particular – to send their own pieces of the works back, too.
Few had a more fabulous fall 2021 season than Freeman’s
PHILADELPHIA — The tremendous results for Freeman’s fall 2021 season of sales confirms overall market strength, deep specialist expertise in Freeman’s team, and the house’s ability to maximize returns on single-owner sales and significant artistic and cultural material. “With such an abundance of strong results, it’s difficult to present the season’s highlights without missing some important […]
Stars’ photos & contracts featured in RR’s Hollywood sale, Dec. 16
BOSTON – Stars of the silver screen feature in RR Auction‘s December 16 Hollywood sale, which is highlighted by a wealth of outstanding signed photographs of icons like Marilyn Monroe, James Dean, Marlon Brando, Rudolph Valentino, Judy Garland, Audrey Hepburn, John Wayne, Grace Kelly, Alfred Hitchcock. View the fully illustrated catalog on LiveAuctioneers.