For Collectors of the Fine and Decorative Arts

Features From Previous Issues

A Rage for Ruins

Hubert Robert, Le Panthéon avec le port de Ripetta, Salon of 1767

The 18th-century French painter Hubert Robert catered to the aristocracy’s fascination with the ancient world and the eroding effects of time, with works which continue to astonish. Continue reading

Peter Paul Rubens: Weaving a Narrative

Peter Paul Rubens, The Victory of Truth over Heresy

In the service of the Catholic Church and the Spanish royal family, Peter Paul Rubens conceived a cycle of religious images, painted them, and had them rendered as sumptuous tapestries, now on view in a once-in-a lifetime traveling exhibition. Continue reading