Posts Tagged ‘Baltimore Museum of Art’

Mar. 31 2014

“The Tale of the Purloined Painting”

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

The fact that PBS’ Antiques Roadshow is public television’s highest-rated series speaks volumes about our enduring fascination with stories of long overlooked treasures turning up in attics and basements. A mysterious story that has piqued international interest for 18 months now has a happy ending at the Baltimore Museum of Art. It’s the one about […]

Jan. 06 2013

Our treasures

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

I have become an MFA hermit, added to which as soon as the fall semester was over I got sick (you may have noticed my inadvertent James Morris impersonations on the air!) but I finally got to the BMA on this lovely sunny Sunday to see the new contemporary wing. Full disclosure: I am not […]

Oct. 22 2012

Stolen Renoir

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | 2 Comments

The theft of seven paintings by  Picasso, Monet and others from the Kunsthal Museum in Holland recently is the last in a long line of heists from art museums. Back in 1951, this little Renoir called Landscape on the Banks of the Seine was stolen from the Baltimore Museum of Art.         […]

Feb. 23 2012

BMA Print By Print Extended Interview

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

Actually this is a recycled blog from last year that I wanted to bump up as it includes an extended chat with the BMA’s Rena Hoisington. Print by Print: Series from Dürer to Lichtenstein is the current exhibition at the Baltimore Museum of Art.  Comprised of 350 works from the BMA’s own collection, the exhibition covers 500 […]

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