Turban ornament of gold, diamonds, rubies,emeralds, sapphire and pearl, circa 1750All photos © V&A Images / Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Maharaja: The Splendor of India’s Royal Courts
Indian portraits, paintings and objects from the 18th to mid-20th centuriesAsian ...
Studio image of Houdini in chains, circa 1905Photo courtesy of Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library
‘Houdini: Art and Magic’
Images, film clips, and artifacts from the life of Harry HoudiniContemporary Jewish Museum, San FranciscoThrough Jan. 16, 2012
Images from Alex Katz's show at Gavin Brown's Enterprise in New York
Alex Katz: Paintings
Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New YorkSept. 10-Oct. 8, 2011
"Iconic" is a word that should be stamped out or, at the very least, remaindered. Any ...
Jan van der Heyden, View of the Westerkerk, Amsterdam, ca. 1667–70. Oil on panel.The Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo CollectionPhoto by Andrew Fox
'Golden Age' Glows With Enlightened Elegance
"Golden Age: 17th Century Dutch and Flemish Masterworks from the ...
Pablo Picasso, "Portrait of Dora Maar"; oil on canvas, 1937. Musée National Picasso, Paris
Photo: Jean-Gilles Berizzi/Réunion des Musée Nationaux/Art Resource, New York
© 2011 Estate of Pablo Picasso/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Picasso: Masterpieces From the ...
Henri Matisse, "Blue Nude (Memory of Biskra)." This 1907 work is part of "The Steins Collect" at SFMOMA
The Baltimore Museum of Art, The Cone Collection. © 2010 Succession H. Matisse/Artists
Rights Society (ARS), New York
Two Shows Reveal ...
A colossal head carved from stone is one of a number on displayat the de Young in the Olmec exhibition.Photo © by Emily S. Mendel
Olmec: Colossal Masterworks of Ancient Mexico
De Young Museum, San FranciscoFeb. 19 to May ...
A court dress for Elizabeth I replicated in paper by Isabelle de BorchgravePhoto © by Emily Mendel
Pulp Fashion: The Art of Isabelle de Borchgrave
The San Francisco Legion of Honor Feb. 5 to June 5, 2011
Bronze Corinthian helmet (circa 700-500 BCE) fromthe "Heroes" exhibition at the Onassis Cultural Center in New York
Heroes: Mortals and Myths in Ancient Greece
Onassis Cultural Center645 Fifth Avenue, New YorkOct. 5 2010 – Jan. 3, 2011
Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century
Henri Cartier-Bresson, "Greenfield, Indiana, 1960"; gelatin silver print. Collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York.©2010 Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos, courtesy Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris
San Francisco Museum of Modern ArtOct. 30, 2010— Jan. ...