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Art Museums and Galleries

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Art Museums and Galleries are local and world wide businesses and cultural institutions that are dedicated to the collecting, cataloging, appraisal, showcasing, and sometimes the sale of objects of fine art, and artistry from ancient to modern creation. Questions here have to do with art museums and galleries throughout the world.
I am also interested in the House of Baldwin art gallery. I have two original watercoloring paintings that have the House of Baldwin sticker on the back. I would like to find out about them. They belonged to my mother-in-law who is now deceased. Any info would be appreciated..My grandfather was an a…
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Contact some agents in your area they will be able to assist you with this.
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The image of Christ as the Good Shepherd in the mural over the door over at the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia is young, beardless, with flowing hair, and surrounded by sheep.
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In 1943 Frank Lloyd Wright was commissioned to design a building to house paintings. In 1956 construction began and the building opened to the public on October 21, 1959.
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WA Carson PaintingGo to the free Web Site, listed in the Related Links below and put Carson's last name in the search. You will find he or she had 7 auction results, meaning the paintings have sold for between $3.50 to $5.00 per square inch.
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Artist Gab Max painted an image of Jesus Christ, titled 'Veronica's Veil,' in 1874. A private collector in Europe purchased the original painting for around 25,000 dollars.
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Smithsonian Castle The Smithsonian Institution "Castle" building is located at 1000 Jefferson Drive SW in Washington, DC.
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Many of the prints are worth close to $40 each. If you have a signed copy of the print, it will be worth more.
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How to learn at museums the first timeIf one has never visited a museum, one should follow this basic structure.1. Make a plan. Using a map, look at the possible routes through the museum. Make sure to include most of the exhibits you want to see.2. Distribute notepads and pens. Have students copy a…
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In St Petersburg,Russia
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Well, museums have importance for people who enjoy history, or who are very interested in one particular subject. There are Art museums, Railroad museums, dollhouse museums, and museums devoted to history, or the history of a certain area. There are many, many other types as well. For people who l…
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holding art inside.
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the museum at st denis in Paris France the museum at st denis in Paris France . it has always been kept in a basement vault since it was drawn in 1955. I believe that this is bull poo as I have an original, maybe THE original. I have seen thousands of prints and copies but I have one done in Indian…
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According to Replacements Ltd., the FB Rogers 7734 tray is silver-plated, not solid sterling. As of December 12, 2010, you can purchase this item through the company for $24.99. Replacements, Ltd. indicates there were only a few patterns made of real sterling. The registered pattern numbers are 118…
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The Hope Diamond is not worthless; otherwise the Smithsonian would not be interested in keeping it secure.
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These are places that you visit, but don't want to get trapped in? They're also public places where people gather. All are places where animals have appeared. The zoo is the typical place to spot animals. A few years ago there was a service held in a church in Wales I think where animals were inv…
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Museums will either put the art that they have on display, or house it in storage. Anything on display is visible to the public, hanging on walls or standing in niches. Art in storage is either in the building hidden from view or off-site in a space designed to protect the art from aging and wear.
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It is an amazing museum.
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its silver plated...unless it says sterling on it. this company was known for making silver plated sets.
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how was Eve created
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The Smithsonian is made up of 19 different museums and 9 research centers.
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The distance from Penn Station to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City is about 3.5 miles. The cab fare between those locations is around $15.00.
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Very few people know of this great artist's work, so I think not. Sadly I think we have to wait for his death and then people will begin to discover his art.
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I'm assuming you mean an original, authentic copy. I'm not sure how much it would be worth; it's not something that changes hands very often (which is a bit of an understatement) and has ridiculous importance. It's probably easiest just to call it priceless.
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Historiches Museum in Bern, Switzerland has established a permanent display of his life and works in its Einstein Museum. Einstein became a Swiss citizen in 1901 and an American citizen in 1940. (see related questions)
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The Rosetta Stone was discovered by the armies of Napoleon in the town of el-Rashid(Rosetta) in 1799. The stone was made part of the Treaty of Alexandria in 1801, and so came into the possession of the English. While the exact manner of this transfer is the subject of some debate, it is known that C…
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A museum of modern art houses modern art, which was an art style best known by the artist Andy Warhol. Sometimes modern art is considered anything made after that period, up to the present day. The most famous is The Museum of Modern Art, MoMA, in New York, which has over 150,000 pieces of modern an…
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The best collections are in Paris: The Musée d'Orsay, The Orangerie, and the Musée Marmottan. Apart from that many museums in Europe and America have some.
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Many of the footed trays are worth a price close to $30 each. The exact price will vary depending upon its condition.
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There are 19 museums in the smithsonian
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Martin died on April 4, 1968 a day after his "Mountain top" speech at the Lorraine hotel. They said that the man was standing right across the hotel and was siting in the bathroom door. Dr. Martin was 50 years old when he died. There where many people at his funeral that was one of the saddest days …
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The British Museum is located in London, England. The address is:- British Museum, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG, United Kingdom is where the British Museum is located.
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Entry fee: 8 euros Non-EU students under 25 pay 4 euros Free entry for Over 65s, EU students under 25, unemployed, disabled, teachers and official guides. Temporary exhibitions may cost an additional few euros. FREE entry with the Madrid Card. Entry on a Sunday is free! The following fiesta day…
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The Uffizi Gallery, known as la Galleria degli Uffizi, is located in Florence, Italy, near the Piazza della Signoria, at via della Ninna 5.
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Visit the website Art Net to find out how much the paintings of William Currie are worth. The value of a painting will depend on its condition, the subject matter, and its rarity.
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Auckland city museum in New Zealand.
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The answer to this question naturally depends on the criteria by which one judges the 'greatest city'. 'Great' is ambiguous. That said, we can have a general idea by dividing the question into sections. For example, here are a number of categories and world city that many people affiliate with the …
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I have the painting or at least a copy of it. I'm trying to find out if it's worth anything.
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That depends on which version you are using. There are versions for all sorts of different things. The ones on the original board are as follows (I am assuming you mean the names of the properties): Boardwalk Park Place Pennsyvania Avenue North Carolina Avenue Pacific Avenue Marvin Gardens At…
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Oil stains are difficult to remove from paper, but covering the stain with cornmeal or talcum powder can help lift some of the oil. Allow the powder to absorb for thirty minutes, and then brush the cornmeal or talcum off until there's no powder residue.
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the lions outside of the art institute were a present from mrs. Henry field. they are not identical
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There are 6123 paintings in the Versailles chateau.
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The first Georgia O'Keeffe exhibition was at the Art Institute of Chicago in 1943.
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The largest Mondrian collection from his whole career is in the Gemeentemuseum, the Hague, Netherlands.
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The Smithsonian Museums consist of 19 museums and galleries. * See related link for specific location information.
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Depending on the piece and subject matter, the right buyer is likely to pay somewhere between 4,000 and 7,000 american dollars for one. However, it is often possible to purchase one on the secondary market or at an estate auction for much less.
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I don't know the percentages, but art is a part of everyone's culture, whether they're from India, England, America, Canada, Mexico, Spain, Russia, Germany....etc... Art is important to everyone, I am an American so the media plays a huge part in our art culture. From photos to orginal, fine art, t…
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There's the National Gallery*, Tate Britain*, Royal Academy, Hayward gallery, Wallace Collection* *=free of charge
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in 1787
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The Art Museum is free.
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The Smithsonian Institute was built using funds that were endowed by James Smithson. He wanted to establish an institution to increase knowledge in the United States.
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A guide from the Egyptian Museum said that some of the artifacts were in storerooms, but most were on display. He also said that in total, they had about 120,000 Egyptian artifacts, that's the largest collection of Egyptian artifacts found anywhere in the world.
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Basic and Advanced (Hieroglyphics)
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It was, partially.
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Check with a local gunshop to see if you can hire an appraiser. These were very common firearms, so may not be what the Smithsonian would have on its wishlist.
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If you have a private collection of art to sell to a museum, you need to get in touch with the director. Find a museum that collects pieces that have things in common with the pieces you want to sell. Unless the collection is very obviously valuable to the museum, you may want to consider displaying…
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Well, museums have importance for people who enjoy history, or who are very interested in one particular subject. There are Art museums, Railroad museums, dollhouse museums, and museums devoted to history, or the history of a certain area. There are many, many other types as well. For people who lo…
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How much is a 1962 original elephant painting signed by David Shepherd worth?
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The exact value of artwork by Afranio Metelli produced by Van Amstel Company is actually dependent upon a number of factors. Most importantly, the condition and authenticity of the artwork.
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1) Yes they are they have opening times on there website..argos.co.uk 2) It depends on your local store , for example my local one is closed on Sundays, but a lot of substantial miles up the road another store is open. Your best option is to check via the official Store locater and Opening hours si…
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Florence, Italy. Florence, Italy. It's a wonderful art gallery.
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Kincade's work is considered by museums to be "mass produced kitch"rrather than unique works of art. Kincade began his career as an illustrator and he is considered by the art world to have remained one...albeit a very successful marketer of his homey images.
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Tel Aviv Museum of Art The Tel Aviv Museum of Art houses many masterpieces including, but not limited to: Friedericke Maria Beer by the Austrian artist Gustav Klimt Untitled Improvisation V by the Russian master Wassily Kandinsky Apple Trees in Bloom by Claude Monet The Shepherdess by Vincent…
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The Louvre is the largest art museum in Paris.
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LE LOUVRE
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leeds won't go up the way they are at the minute
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They don't. Art galleries sell art. They don't repair it.
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in Bilbao..haha...Spain
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The museum is constructed of a complex steel frame with sinuous stone, glass and titanium orthogonal and organic volumes.The titanium cladding used is half a millimeter thick, each piece is unique and has been designed with the aid of a state-of-the-art 3D design computer programme. The volumes are …
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= Smithsonian Institution = The Smithsonian Institution was founded for the "increase and diffusion" of knowledge by a bequest to the United States by the British scientist James Smithson (1765-1829), who had never visited the United States himself. In Smithson's will, he stated that should his nep…
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You call a person in charge mam,sir or leader
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You can find Talking Heads singer David Byrne's does not have an art gallery in New York. You can find art of his around New York. He designed bike racks and they can be found in different locations.
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I'm sure most of them are open daily, at least for some length of time. Answer 2: Well, the usual thing is to be closed on Mondays. In Paris some are closed Mondays and others on Tuesdays.
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My favorite museum is the Imperial War Museum located south of the Thames near Lamberth North station. Here it is. The British Museum is between Tottenham Court Road & Goodge Street and Russel Square stations. I'm not sure which would be closest. Looks like Russel Square station located on the …
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Ashmolean museum in Oxford
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Stable.
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Technically, there is no admission fee. There is a "suggested donation" of $20. "Suggested donation" means you pay whatever you can afford. If you can only afford a few dollars per person, then that's fine.Admission is completely free for children under 12.
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Not necessarily.
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Where is the original "Chinese Girl" by Tretchikoff? the original artwork was destroyed in a robbery in south Africa so theres no use in looking for it
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With more than two million pieces in the collection, 2,200 of which are European paintings, it is difficult to say. A small sampling: 37 paintings by Monet, 21 oils by Cézanne, five paintings by Vermeer, Van Gogh's 'Self-Portrait with a Straw Hat' and paintings by Botticelli, El Greco and Raphael. …
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