Rescued Bacon items to go on sale
Date: 22 Mar 2007 | Views: 3705
Paintings by Francis Bacon and items belonging to the artist that were rescued from being thrown away about 30 years ago are to be sold at auction. More...
High Hopes for a Rothko Painting at Auction
Date: 22 Mar 2007 | Views: 3647
Better known as a prolific donor — especially to his cherished Museum of Modern Art — David Rockefeller has decided to throw his hat into the auction arena, selling a seminal painting by Mark Rothko for what the auction house hopes will be more than $40 million. More...
Return of 1,400 Artefacts to National Museum of Afghanistan
Date: 22 Mar 2007 | Views: 3599
KABUL - Some 1,400 Afghan ethnographic and archaeological objects, preserved since 1999 at the Afghanistan Museum-in-Exile (Bubendorf, Switzerland) under the aegis of UNESCO, were handed over to the National Museum in Kabul on 16 March. More...