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Culture declares “inexportable” a painting that was going to be auctioned in Madrid on suspecting that it may be by Caravaggio Culture

‘Ecce homo’ removed from the Casa Ansorena auction in Madrid.THE COUNTRY The Casa Ansorena in Madrid had planned to auction a lot with a Behold the man titled The crowning with thorns attributed to the circle of José Ribera, dated in the seventeenth century. The starting price of the painting was going to be 1,500 […]

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A work of crypto art created by a robot is auctioned for 580,000 euros | Culture

The robot Sophia at the Hanson Robotics studio in Hong Kong in March 2021.Vincent Yu / AP Robots don’t dream of electric sheep yet, but now they produce art that sells for hundreds of thousands of euros. A piece made by Sophia, a humanoid created in 2016 by Hong Kong-based Hanson Robotics, has been auctioned […]

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A hidden ‘van gogh’ auctioned for a century | Culture

Will the van gogh? It all depends on who is behind the offer, at the moment anonymous, of 13,091,250 million euros that brought down the hammer this Thursday at the Sotheby’s auction house. It was the sale in Paris of one of the most curious works of Vincent van Gogh, Street scene in Montmartre (Escena […]

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A copy of the stolen ‘Galileo’ was auctioned at Sotheby’s in 2005

The original astronomical treatise A starry Messenger by Galileo Galilei (printed in Venice in 1610), which was stolen from the National Library (BNE), was presumably used by thieves to create two forgeries of this valuable work that were sold in other countries, according to an internal report of the institution to which EL PAÍS has […]

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