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2011-03-29 20:05:40

Gaze upon Rembrandt's The Night Watch, The Storm on the Sea of Galilee, or one of the great Dutch master's famous self-portraits. Contemplate Caravaggio's Boy with a Basket of Fruit, Supper at Emmaus, or the famed Italian artist's Seven Works of Mercy. Admire Peter Paul Rubens' Prometheus Bound, Portrait of WÃ…“šadysÃ…“šaw IV, or the Flemish baroque painter's The Exchange of Princesses. Speaking at the 241st National meeting & Exposition of...

2009-06-24 11:12:00

LONDON, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- - GBP7.5 Million Renaissance Panel and GBP1.1 Million Anthony Van Dyck, That Belonged to King Charles I, go on Display in London - Old Masters in a Modern Light Whitfield Fine Art's (http://www.whitfieldfineart.com) forthcoming Old Master exhibition (http://www.whitfieldfineart.com) has an exceptional group of paintings from the Florentine High Renaissance and 17th century Baroque. (Photo:...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'