Friday, March 22, 2019

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One million expected at blockbuster Paris Tutankhamun show

This file photo taken on September 28, 2015 shows a detail of the golden sarcophagus of King Tutankhamun in his burial chamber in the Valley of the Kings, close to Luxor, 500 kms south of Cairo. The exhibition dedicated to the famous Pharaoh Tutankhamun, with 150 original objects from his tomb, will take place in the Grande Halle de la Villette in Paris from March 23 to September 15, 2019. Khaled DESOUKI / AFP. 

View of Venice by Thomas Moran highlights Doyle's March 27 Americana Auction
Thomas Moran (1837-1926), Venice (The Splendor of Venice), 1899, Signed and dated, Oil on canvas, 20 x 30 1/8 inches. Est. $100,000-150,000.

The Best Photos of the Day

Best Photos of the Day
People take a inaugural walk up the urban landmark, temporarily known as Vessel during the the opening of New York’s newest neighborhood, Hudson Yards March 15, 2019. Hudson Yards is New York’s newest neighborhood and includes world-class shopping and dining, state-of-the-art modern residences and offices, cultural experiences, the world’s first Equinox Hotel and a new five-acre (2-hectare) public plaza anchored by Vessel. TIMOTHY A. CLARY / AFP

Best Photos of the Day
A Sunday painter devotes himself to his favorite hobby while painting Notre-Dame cathedral on the banks of the Seine in Paris in July 1945 while his girlfriend is sewing. AFP

From Bouguereau’s Studio to Manhattan: How to Ship a Monumental Masterpiece