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‘Lascivious’ Titian masterpiece set to fetch up to £12m at auction
Painting by 16th-century old master regarded as among greatest achievements of his career

Harriet Sherwood Arts and culture correspondent

21, Oct, 2022 @11:25 AM

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Frieze, phones and avant garde fashion – the week in art
The Frieze art fair is in full swing in Regent’s Park, Martin Boyce is on the blower in Glasgow and Lucy McKenzie is playing tricks on the eye in Liverpool – all in your weekly dispatch

Jonathan Jones

15, Oct, 2021 @3:42 PM

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Art: Laura Cumming's 10 best of 2020
Our critic’s picks of the year, from blockbuster shows to an essential virtual tour, the Arctic to artichokes…

27, Dec, 2020 @10:00 AM

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The best art of 2020: Picasso's doodles, queer South Africa and gory Gentileschi
Pablo showed his devilish side, Zanele Muholi captured queer lives in South Africa and Artemisia Gentileschi offered a savage ride through suffering and rage. Our critics rank their top shows

Adrian Searle and Jonathan Jones

26, Dec, 2020 @12:00 AM

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Buckingham Palace art collection to go on gallery display for the first time
Masterpieces by Rembrandt, Van Dyck and Canaletto to be shown at Queen’s Gallery while palace is renovated

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

16, Aug, 2020 @1:43 PM

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'It took genius to chisel these buttocks' – the top 10 bottoms in art, chosen by our critic
They are ‘the founding curves of the Renaissance’. As Yorkshire Museum calls on collections worldwide to display their best behinds to boost attendance after coronavirus, we name our favourites

Jonathan Jones

23, Jul, 2020 @10:09 AM

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How do we know Monet painted this outdoors? The great British art quiz
The National Gallery in London has set today’s quiz, which allows you to explore the collections of museums closed due to coronavirus – while answering some tricky questions

15, May, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Winged Bull in the Elephant Case review – dancers take over the National Gallery
Paintings are given elastic life in this energetic showcase, which reimagines the collection’s extraordinary wartime evacuation to a Welsh slate mine

Lyndsey Winship

16, Apr, 2020 @11:01 AM

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Private view: our art critic's favourite online galleries
The world’s great art museums have closed their doors – but you can travel within their walls virtually to see treasures up close

Adrian Searle

25, Mar, 2020 @8:00 AM

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Titian: Love, Desire, Death review – wild at heart
The great Venetian artist took Ovid’s Metamorphoses and made them miracles of expression

Laura Cumming

22, Mar, 2020 @9:00 AM

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Plague visionaries: how Rembrandt, Titian and Caravaggio tackled pestilence
Much of Europe’s greatest art is haunted by outbreaks – but amid the death are testimonies of love. Can these masterpieces guide us through today’s crisis?

Jonathan Jones

17, Mar, 2020 @1:21 PM

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Titian: Love, Desire, Death review – whims of the gods made flesh
The artist’s epic series of paintings drawn from the poet Ovid hang together for the first time in three centuries, and tell a tale of sex, power and subversion

Jonathan Jones

11, Mar, 2020 @6:21 PM

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