The Rijksmuseum Wants that €165m Rothschild Rembrandt
Christie's antiquities sale makes $19.3m; Colin Gleadell fingers the owner of Sotheby's Monet grainstacks; Etel Adnan and other modern Middle Eastern painters perform well in London.
They Should Get It
The Tribune de l’Art’s Didier Rykner has a passion for outrage. He reveals that the owners of Rembrandt’s The Standard Bearer, probably the greatest Rembrandt work still in private hands, had approached the French government requesting an export certificate nine months before it was announced that French government would invoke a 30 mo…