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Subscribe to Channel 4 News: http://bit.ly/1sF6pOJ Could you tell an old master from a modern Chinese copy? Dulwich Picture Gallery sets up a challenge for visitors by planting a fake in among the genuine articles. Can you tell the difference? Top stories: http://bit.ly/1wdbIG1
Nicky Philipps, a portrait artist renowned for her pictures of the royal family, has asked the Fake or Fortune team to investigate a painting which hangs on the walls of Picton Castle, once the Philipps family seat. The work was bought in the 1930s by Nicky's great-grandfather, Sir Laurence Philipps, who believed it to be by celebrated impressionist Pierre Auguste Renoir. But the painting has been dogged by doubt for half a century, and two art world authorities can't agree whether it's genuine or fake.
2013 has been an exciting year for Old Master Paintings at Sotheby's with extremely successful sales and a surge in interest from new markets. George Wachter, Chairman, Americas, Co-chairman, Old Master Paintings Worldwide and Christopher Apostle, Head of Old Master Paintings, New York, recall the previous season and look ahead to Sotheby's upcoming Old Master Paintings sales in London on 4 December 2013 and New York on 30 January 2014.
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Introduction to Titian's 'painterly' style, with 'its melting touch and suave effect', which he invented at the beginning of the 16th century. For the next 70 years in his studio in Venice, surrounded by poets and dukes and art historians, the occasional foreign king, and his female models - who mostly came from brothels - Titian developed this look. After his death his hazy, merging colours and rich, broken surfaces remained a touchstone of greatness in painting for 400 years. Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio (1488/1490 -- 1576) known in English as Titian was an Italian painter, the most important member of the 16th-century Venetian school. He was born in Pieve di Cadore, near Belluno (in Veneto), in the Republic of Venice. During his lifetime he was often called da Cadore, taken fro...
Sotheby's Old Master & British Paintings Evening Sale on 9 July reached £68.3 million, the highest ever total for such an auction at Sotheby's in London. Over half the works on offer were from four of the world's most eminent aristocratic and private collections: those of the Dukes of Northumberland, the Earls of Warwick, Barbara Piasecka Johnson and Baron Coppée. The signature lot was George Stubbs' enigmatic Tygers at Play, which sold after much competitive bidding for £7.7 million. Learn More: https://www.sothebys.com Download The Sotheby’s App: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/sothebys/id1061156465?mt=8 FOR MORE NEWS FROM SOTHEBY’S Newsletter: http://www.sothebys.com/en/news-video/blogs/all-blogs/sothebys/2017/05/stay-connected.html Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sothebys/ Face...
NAM HUỲNH ĐẠO KUNG FU SCHOOL is one of the best kung fu school in Vietnam. The meaning of MARTIAL ARTS [or KUNG FU] we learned is STOP WAR [STOP FIGHTING] to reach HUMAN HAPPINESS. Now, I'm a trainer of the kung fu school. Actually, I don't like kung fu but I go to the kung fu school like a way to improve healthy. But gradually I was fascinated by the profound truth of Martial Arts Culture - especially that is Martial Arts Culture of Vietnam. Martial Arts Culture of Vietnam was proven over thousands of years of war history protecting the country from the invading nations mighty. Not as I had previously thought that the power of martial arts is to win in the bloody arena. # Video INTRODUCTION of THIS KUNG FU SCHOOL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jT4Zkwup2wo # KUNG FU OF STUDENT Nam Huy...