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2014-05-12 12:29:17

Denver Art Museum Show to Run May 11-Aug. 31, 2014 DENVER , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- All the romance, history and adventure of the American West comes to life in the first full-scale exhibition of western bronzes ever put together: The American West in Bronze, 1850-1925, running at the Denver Art Museum, May 11-August 31, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140512/86589 The exhibition of 72 bronze sculptures by 28 artists, including classic works by...

2014-03-18 12:27:18

OMAHA, Neb., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- The Finest (www.thefinest.com), a sophisticated online Marketplace for fine art and rare memorabilia, has been selected by Scottsdale Art Auction to provide live online bidding for this extraordinary auction. The Scottsdale Art Auction brings together more than 300 lots of the most exclusive collection of western, wildlife, and sporting art in the Southwest. The live auction will take place Saturday, April 5 at the Scottsdale Art Auction's...

2011-12-01 08:05:00

She was Hollywood royalty. The last great movie star of the 20th Century. The first to be paid $1 million dollars for a starring role. Her life larger than any role she could possibly play. It was an epic motion picture that in its making destroyed lives, nearly bankrupted a studio and changed the landscape of Los Angeles forever. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) December 01, 2011 One of Hollywood's most iconic motion picture paintings of Elizabeth Taylor is set to be sold on December 16,...

2010-05-05 12:54:00

WASHINGTON, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Sculpture Society will hold its annual "Sculpture Celebration Weekend" May 20 through May 23 in Washington, D.C.. The events and festivities will include tours of important national monuments with their creators, including famed sculptors Stanley Bleifeld and Neil Eastern, as well as award presentations to Michael Graves, Bruno Lucchesi and other luminaries of the art world. The event opens Thursday evening, May 20, with a Welcome Reception...


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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
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  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
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