Ahead of our Paris sale on 10 September, Meredith Etherington-Smith salutes three generations of collectors from one family
Specialist Tim Schmelcher explains why this 1655 print is considered among the artist’s greatest achievements in any medium
From Berlin to Madrid, Denmark to Paris, 10 superb exhibitions with which to get your cultural fix this summer
Artists, patrons and critics have argued for centuries over the right way to frame a painting. Ultimately, it’s a matter of person..
Andrew Graham-Dixon on how full-length portraits have been used in history to boost the status of nobles, kings and statesmen
We chart the highs and lows in the career of a genius — a man who, during his controversial lifetime, was as much denounced as he ..