Also included are plans for two site-specific projects that were never fully realized: “Sky Mound” (1984–) and “Solar Web” (1984–89).
Jean-Michel Basquiat painted the portrait in 1985, on the door of a Dallas apartment where he was staying.
The withdrawal prompted negotiations for the potential repatriation of the Coptic Bible and horn beakers.
The donation of Ashley Bryan’s work marks the Morgan’s first major acquisition of work by a Black children’s author and illustrator.
John Kobal collected images that span the history of Hollywood, including film production stills, portraits, and publicity shots.
Kevin McCoy minted his non-fungible token “Quantum” in 2014, long before the crypto art market exploded.
The painting is the first artwork to be allocated to multiple museums under a British law.
The experimental dollar from 1794, featuring Lady Liberty with flowing hair, laid the groundwork for the first silver dollars, coined the same year.
The Ashmolean Museum in Oxford turned down the complete collection, valued at £7.2 million, due to concerns over the works’ provenance.
“Lucretia” (ca. 1627) remained in private hands for centuries before it was recently rediscovered in a collection in southern France.
The top lot in Bonhams’ Fine Books & Manuscripts sale was an artist’s cat book by Warhol, which sold for $106,562.
Dr. Teruo Hirose had a reputation for providing treatment to Japanese immigrants for reduced prices or even pro bono.