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#Painting

# painting - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Monet masterpiece sells for almost €100 million at New York auction

The anonymous collector who brought the painting to be auctioned had bought it for €2.2 million.

# painting - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

# painting - Monday 4 February, 2019

Banksy artwork that self-destructed is going on display in German museum

Girl with Balloon will be shown from tomorrow through to 3 March at the Frieder Burda museum.

# painting - Monday 28 May, 2018

Russia calls for 'most severe punishment' after visitor causes serious damage to Ivan the Terrible painting

Russian police arrested a 37-year-old man who used a metal pole to break the glass covering the painting.

# painting - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Woman buys Irish painting worth up to $10,000 at US thrift store for just $1

The woman had no idea what the painting was worth when she first bought it.

# painting - Monday 5 February, 2018

Bitcoin brain teaser: This cryptic painting just earned someone €40,000

The puzzle was created by crypto artists @coin_artist and Rob Myers in early 2015.

# painting - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Leonardo Da Vinci's Salvator Mundi heading to Abu Dhabi after selling for €380 million

The Louvre Abu Dhabi is the first museum to bear the Louvre name outside France.

# painting - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Da Vinci painting of Jesus Christ sells for record-breaking $450 million

The 500-year-old painting was sold by the Russian boss of the soccer club AS Monaco.

# painting - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Spanish police recover 3 Francis Bacon paintings stolen in 2015

Five paintings by the British artist were stolen from the home of a friend of Bacon in July 2015.

# painting - Monday 12 June, 2017

# painting - Friday 19 May, 2017

This US masterpiece smashed records after selling for $110.5 million

The painting of a skull-like head in oil-stick was valued pre-sale in excess of $60 million.

# painting - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Parisian taxi driver returns €1.5 million painting that was accidentally left in his cab

Concetto Spaziale by Italian painter Lucio Fontana is one of the 20th century’s most well-known artistic works.

# painting - Monday 10 April, 2017

'In this business you can't know everything': Painting with €800 price tag sells for €120,000

“To my knowledge, the bidder hasn’t seen the picture in the flesh, so to speak,” says James O’Halloran of Adam’s Auctioneers.

# painting - Friday 10 June, 2016

8 of the best pieces of street art around Ireland

Iconic, ironic or just beautiful. Check them out.

# painting - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Lost 400-year-old Caravaggio might have been discovered in attic of French house

It’s valued at about €120 million.

# painting - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Denis O'Brien is to purchase a €2.5 million painting and donate it to the state

The painting is part of the Russborough House collection which has been the subject of much controversy over the last six months.

# painting - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge This kid tripped in an art gallery and punched a hole in a €1.3million painting Whoopsie

This kid tripped in an art gallery and punched a hole in a €1.3million painting

Oh, I’ll just walk past this paNOOOOOOOOO.

# painting - Friday 22 May, 2015

This 3D painting will freak you out

We feel dizzy.

# painting - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Thief on bicycle steals painting from Dublin art gallery

Gardai at Pearse Street station are investigating the case.

# painting - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

11 minutes of madness: Sale of Picasso painting sets world record I'll Take Two This post contains videos

11 minutes of madness: Sale of Picasso painting sets world record

It took eleven minutes before a winner emerged.

# painting - Saturday 18 April, 2015

# painting - Saturday 7 February, 2015

# painting - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Six year sentence for man who damaged €10 million Monet

The painting — ‘Argenteuil Basin with a Single Sailboat’ — was returned to public display last summer after 18 months of painstaking restoration work.

# painting - Monday 29 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Sopranos actor discovers long-lost artwork worth millions Art Attack

Sopranos actor discovers long-lost artwork worth millions

He paid $140,000 at auction for the painting, which turned out to be by Italian artist Guercino. Handy.

# painting - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Monet landscape found in suitcase art collector brought to hospital

German man Cornelius Gurlitt died and the suitcase was left at the hospital.

# painting - Friday 29 August, 2014

This Banksy artwork sold for £403,000 - and saved a youth club

The Broad Plain Boys’ Club in Bristol has been saved – after they took a crowbar to the Banksy work.

# painting - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge This painting is an optical illusion and will make your brain hurt Mind Melter

This painting is an optical illusion and will make your brain hurt

It’s moving, it’s definitely moving.

# painting - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

€10m Monet painting damaged in 2012 incident goes back on display this morning

Experts have been working painstakingly to restore the painting for the past 18 months.

# painting - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Francis Bacon triptych expected to make $80m at New York auction

The Irish-born artist’s ‘Three Studies of Lucian Freud’ sold for $142.4 million last year.

# painting - Monday 28 April, 2014

This Is What A Children's Playground Looks Like In Canada Pic of the Day

There are some lucky kids in Alberta who get to play in front of this backdrop.

# painting - Friday 4 April, 2014

Iconic Battle of Clontarf painting to be unveiled later today OPW

Iconic Battle of Clontarf painting to be unveiled later today

The massive 3 x 2 metre painting depicts the 1014 battle, in which Brian Boru was killed.

# painting - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Technology saving major works in National Gallery Preserve Us This post contains images

Technology saving major works in National Gallery

Priceless art collection preserved for future through latest conservation methods.

# painting - Thursday 5 December, 2013

National Gallery 'disappointed' jury failed to reach a verdict in damaged Monet painting case

A Dublin man is accused of causing of causing €7 million worth of damage to a Monet oil painting in the National Gallery of Ireland.

# painting - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Sold! Francis Bacon painting sells for $142 million - the most expensive ever

The price was $60 million more than the auctioneers had expected as seven bidders pushed the price up during a fast-moving auction.

# painting - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

# painting - Friday 30 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge This award-winning artwork was painted by a chimpanzee Brush With Fame

This award-winning artwork was painted by a chimpanzee

… and it’s probably better than yours.

# painting - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Police seize 'Putin in women's underwear' painting

The painting portrays Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev lounging together in lingerie.

# painting - Monday 22 July, 2013

Appeal to help find six stolen, rare paintings from Galway church Stolen Paintings This post contains images

Appeal to help find six stolen, rare paintings from Galway church

The six stations of the cross were taken on Saturday, 22 June from St Peter and Paul’s Church, Kiltullagh in Athenry.

# painting - Sunday 30 June, 2013

17 brilliant paintings my mother made on her iPad IArt This post contains images

17 brilliant paintings my mother made on her iPad

One woman’s way to beat the commuter boredom.

# painting - Monday 24 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge This incredible hand art will blow your mind Handy Number

This incredible hand art will blow your mind

It’s paint, you see. On hands. But it’s amazing.

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