The Magazine Antiques - Most Recent Articles The most recent articles from The Magazine Antiques. http://www.themagazineantiques.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:39:39 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Visions and revisions of Paris http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/visions-and-revisions-of-paris/ <p>The photographs of Charles Marville were equal to the task of capturing the painful and exhilarating creation of the first great modern city</p> By James Gardner Mon, 31 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Late bloomers: The Purple Foliage Workshop http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/the-purple-foliage-workshop/ By Michael Cohen Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Art and industry http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/art-and-industry/ <p>An enterprising Pennsylvania couple refurbishes an arts and crafts house, the setting for their growing collection of American art and design&nbsp;</p> By Laura Beach Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Audubon's birds, Audubon's words http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/audubons-birds-audubons-words/ <p>It was not his first language, but Audubon's English delivers the artist's pungent, intimate, and indispensible descriptions of his art&nbsp;</p> By Benjamin Weiss Fri, 24 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 The unfashionable delights of Raoul Dufy http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/minstrel-of-joy-dufy/ <p>The joy Dufy depicts is at once vitally contemporary and infinitely ancient and that paradox is played out in the formal terms of his art</p> By James Gardner Thu, 23 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Saying the V-word http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/saying-the-v-word/ Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Talking past and present http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/talking-past-and-present-at-the-peabody-essex-museum/ <p>5 artists, 8 curators, 2 editors at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts&nbsp;</p> By Elizabeth Pochoda and Eleanor H. Gustafson Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Ebony and Ivory http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/ebony-and-ivory/ <p>One of the highlights of the Peabody Essex Museum, the Vizagapatam chair has a complex history engraved in its beauty</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> By Karina H. Corrigan Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Wild at heart: Rediscovering the sculpture of Anna Hyatt Huntington http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/wild-at-heart-rediscovering-the-sculpture-of-anna-hyatt-huntington/ <p>Her reputation has suffered from ordinary problems: she was American, a woman, and her style was realistic. It has also suffered from an unusual problem: too much success&nbsp;</p> By Anne Higonnet Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Living history: A New England couple reanimates the past http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/living-history-a-new-england-couple-reanimates-the-past/ <p>With deep ties to the Connecticut River Valley, the couple who gathered these treasures has fashioned a spirited account of their own history and that of a region they call home</p> By Laura Beach Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Glackens and Whistler: A young man's attraction http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/glackens-and-whistler/ <p>Glackens's early emulation of Whistler's subject matter and techniques aided him in realizing his own means of expression&nbsp;</p> By Avis Berman Thu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Oceans, Rivers, Lakes, and Ponds http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/oceans-rivers-lakes-and-ponds/ <p>A world-class collection of European and American water-inspired paintings has come together on the banks of the Mississippi at the Minnesota Marine Art Museum in Winona&nbsp;</p> By James Gardner Wed, 13 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0100 How the West was seen http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/how-the-west-was-seen/ <p>The High Museum in Atlanta and the Buffalo Bill Center of the West stage a pathbreaking exhibition of western art</p> By the High Museum and the Buffalo Bill Center of the West Tue, 12 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0100 Life Studies: Edward Hopper's drawings http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/life-studies/ <p>The physical reality--the people, storefronts, and streetscapes--the artist transformed, reduced, and abstracted to make his paintings.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> By Avis Berman Tue, 15 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +0100 New Light on the Old Masters http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/new-light-on-the-old-masters/ <p>With the reopening of its European Paintings Galleries, the Met confirms its position as the world's museum.</p> By James Gardner Tue, 15 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +0100 Clare Leighton’s http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/leighton/ <p>The acquisition of the artist's archive by the Yale Center for British Art reveals much about the meticulous research and accomplished execution of these valedictory scenes of working life.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> By Andrew Raftery Tue, 08 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +0100 Pictures within pictures: Photographs of American folk paintings, 1840-1880 http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/pictures-within-pictures/ By David A. Schorsch Mon, 09 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0100 Eminent Victorians http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/eminent-victorians-1/ <p>John Whitenight and Fred LaValley re-create (and improve upon) the nineteenth century's passion for natural history, craftsmanship, and design in their Philadelphia town house</p> By Barrymore Laurence Scherer Mon, 09 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0100 Subject and object: The collection of Philip Pearlstein http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/philip-pearlstein/ <p>Decoys, weathervanes, whirligigs, and other folk ephemera animate his loft &nbsp;and move in and out of his paintings</p> By James Gardner Tue, 20 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0100 Four Seasons at Shelburne http://www.themagazineantiques.com/articles/four-seasons-at-shelburne/ <p>In August 18 the Shelburne Museum will open its new Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education and embark on a year-round schedule for the first time in its sixty-six-year history&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> By Four present and former Shelburne curators Tue, 20 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0100