Painting handed in to Dutch embassy in Romania could be stolen Picasso

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Romania Experts investigate canvas after artwork given to authorities by two Dutch citizens Harlequin Head by Pablo Picasso was stolen six years ago in Rotterdam. Photograph: AP Prosecutors are investigating whether a painting by Pablo Picasso stolen six years ago as part of a Läs mer…

Venice jewellery heist: expert insight from the 'gentleman thief’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Italy Vincenzo Pepino, the only other person to have successfully robbed Doge’s Palace, suspects £1.7m theft was an inside job The al-Thani collection of 270 items belonging to Indian maharajahs on display in New York in 2014. Photograph: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images Until January, only Läs mer…

'I felt like I had seen the future': capturing Japan's megacities

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Apec summit in Papua New Guinea begins – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Chinese president Xi Jinping has arrived in the capital of Port Moresby, the first of many foreign leaders attending the meeting Chinese president Xi Jinping arrives ahead of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit, in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. Photograph: David Gray/Reuters Performers Läs mer…

David Hockney painting sells for $90.3m, a record for a living artist

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; David Hockney David Hockney painting sells for $90.3m, a record for a living artist Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) beats $58.4m record set by Jeff Koons image A woman looks at Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) at a Läs mer…