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Wassily Kandinsky's paintings as they appeared in an exhibition of "non-objective" art in 1943. COURTESY GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM.
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Retrospective: When Elaine de Kooning Painted JFK

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Retrospective: What’s American Art? A Perspective from 1939

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Diego Velázquez, The Toilet of Venus, ca. 1647-51, oil on canvas. 
© THE NATIONAL GALLERY, LONDON.
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April Retrospective: Don’t Be Seduced by Señor Dalí!

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Retrospective: Rediscovered Dossi Reappears on Jeep

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Retrospective: Allan Kaprow on George Segal, Art, and Life

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Cobbler’s Bench, Mount Lebanon, NY, early 19th century. 
COURTESY ANDREWS COLLECTION, HANCOCK SHAKER VILLAGE. PHOTO: MICHAEL FREDERICKS.
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Retrospective: Why Goya Is So Contemporary

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Retrospective: When Mona Lisa Went Back to Italy

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Ellsworth Kelly, Red Blue Green, 1963, oil on canvas. 

COURTESY THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART SAN DIEGO.
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Retrospective: Ellsworth Kelly’s Fantastic Plastic Language

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Installation view of “Art for the Public by Chicago Artists of the Federal Art Project,Works Progress Administration” at the Art Institute of Chicago, 1938. 
COURTESY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO.
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Retrospective: When the WPA Was New

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Claes Oldenburg, Cash Register, 1961, muslin soaked in plaster over wire frame, painted with enamel. LOCKSLEY SHEA GALLERY. PHOTO COURTESY THE OLDENBURG VAN BRUGGEN STUDIO ©1961 CLAES OLDENBURG.
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Retrospective: ‘The Phony Crisis in American Art’

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Joan Mitchell, Ready for the River, diptych, 1987-1988,
oil on canvas. ©ESTATE OF JOAN MITCHELL. IMAGE COURTESY OF THE JOAN MITCHELL FOUNDATION AND CHEIM & READ GALLERY, NEW YORK.
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The Ironies of Joan Mitchell

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Auguste Rodin, Adam, cast by Alexis Rudier, modeled 1880-81, cast 1925, bronze.
PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART / RODIN MUSEUM, PHILADELPHIA, BEQUEST OF JULES E. MASTBAUM, 1929. SIGNED RIGHT SIDE OF BASE: RODIN; FOUNDRY MARK BACK OF BASE TO LEFT: ALEXIS RUDIER/FONDEUR PARIS.
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‘Rodin: Genius with Giblets’

Why the great sculptor is so exasperating, and other excerpts from our coverage 100, 75, 50, and 25 years ago Read More

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‘The Myth of the Artist Starving’

Looking back at the ’80s market boom and other excerpts from our coverage 100, 75, 50, and 25 years ago Read More

Leonardo da Vinci, Mona Lisa, detail, c. 1503-06, oil on poplar. MUSÉE DU LOUVRE, PARIS.
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She Has a Hot Smile: Dalí on the Mona Lisa Attacks

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