Romania’s national treasure lost in election politics?

Will Romania’s national treasure, “The Wisdom of Earth” by Constantin Brancusi be lost in election politics? What started as an exciting cultural campaign to save a stunning early sculpture by Constantin Brancusi (one of the most important sculptors of the 20th...

Vienna Philharmonic returns priceless artwork

Vienna Philharmonic returns priceless artwork to heirs of expropriated owner Austria has recently been the focus of an investigation looking into the alleged theft of an artwork during World War II. The canvas in question was painted in 1883 by renowned French...

Vase Vexes Art World

“Well well, didn’t that do well – I am off for a pint.” That was the response to the Auctioneer (as reported in the Mirror) of the happy purchaser who attained a Chinese vase that made 150 times its auction estimate at a sale at Auctioneers Lawrences of...