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Henri Rousseau, La Rêve (The Dream), 1910. ©2016 SCALA, FLORENCE/DIGITAL IMAGE: MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

‘He Produced Masterpiece After Masterpiece’: Max Weber Remembers Henri Rousseau, in 1942

With the Musée d’Orsay’s exhibition “Le Douanier Rousseau: Archaic Candor” having opened this week, we turn back to the February 15, 1942, issue of ARTnews, in which the American Cubist painter Max Weber remembered his friend Henri Rousseau. (The French … Read More


Morning Links: Thoroughly Modern Met Edition

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Pictures at an Exhibition
Henri Gervex, Rolla, 1878, oil on canvas. PATRICE SCHMIDT/©RMN/MUSÉE D'ORSAY

‘Splendour and Misery: Images of Prostitution 1850–1910’ at Musée d’Orsay

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Morning Links: Madonna Edition

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It’s Manet Mania Weekend at Yale!

On the 150th birthday of Manet’s two most scandalous paintings, a show and a conference track the afterlives of the nudes, the dudes, the maid, and the cat Read More


Haggling Over Monet

Why Paris has two Monet shows instead of one. Read More


Top Ten ARTnews Stories: Sorting Out the Sunflowers

Timothy Ryback made sense of the heated debates over van Gogh forgeries. Read More