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Gabriel Metsu’s fair shake

Recently an exhibit opened at the National Gallery in Washington DC to little, make that no, fanfare (according to this┬áthe Daily Beast/Newsweek article). A contemporary of Vermeer, Metsu still seems to be largely ignored by modern art goers which is … Continue reading

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Mona Lisa mystery

A few years ago when the hubs still worked at Market Street Books I had the divine privilege of enjoying the world of ARC’s or advanced reader copies. One of the more delightful books I read was the story about … Continue reading

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