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No 196
JUNE
& JULY 2015+++++

Continually online since 1999

David Coombs'
ArtNewsLetter
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CONTENTS

 

NEWS and COMMENT

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Including also considered Exhibitions, Fairs and Events


+Mahatma Gandhi commemorated in London’s Parliament Square


++The Mystic Hunt of the Unicorn – at Stirling Castle


+++Adriaen de Vries Bronze Masterpiece for the Rijksmuseum

+In Thrall to History - British Artists


Royal Academy – Rampant at Home and Abroad

The Summer Exhibition

The Royal Academy Schools

In Hong Kong

At London’s St Pancras

And the Future

Constable bi-centenary celebrated at Christchurch Mansion

Aspire: National Network for Constable Studies.

GREAT News for Heath Robinson Fans



Exhibitions, Fairs & Events


JUNE+ & JULY+++






NOTABLE BOOKS+

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+Rendez-Vous with Art
By Philippe de Montebello and Martin Gayford
Thames & Hudson


Women in Dark Times

By Jacqueline Rose
Bloomsbury


Women Artists. Images of Nature
By Andrea Hart
Natural History Museum

Netsuke: 100 miniature masterpieces from Japan
By Noriko Tsuchiya
The British Museum Press


The Happy Warrior: The Life Story of Sir Winston Churchill
as told through Great Britain's EAGLE comic of the 1950s
Unicorn Press


Cosmigraphics. Picturing Space Through Time
By Michael Benson
Abrams


Treasures from Lord Fairhaven's Library at Anglesey Abbey
By Mark Purcell, William Hale, David Pearson, photographs by John Hammond
Scala Publishing


Chinese Wallpaper in National Trust Houses
By Emile de Bruijn, Andrew Bush and Helen Clifford
The National Trust

Art as an Investment? A Survey of Comparative Assets.
By Melanie Gerlis
Lund Humphries






NOTES & QUERIES

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RECOMMENDED PERIODICALS
The Art Newspaper
Antiques Trade Gazette

RECOMMENDED WEBSITES
Cassone
MasterArt
New Focus On
Public Catalogue Foundation

RECIPROCAL LINKS

The Wallace Collection
The BADA Antiques and Fine Art Fair
Artnet.com
Spanish Fine Art and Antique Dealers
The Art Fund
Artnet.de



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