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News 62 Art Market Susan Moore previews London’s summer sales highlights and reviews auction results in New York for Warhol, Rothko and Cindy Sherman 70 Collectors’ Focus Emma Crichton-Miller on the market for Scottish paintings 72 Architecture Gavin Stamp on the importance of Ernest George 74 Around the Gallerie By Monique Kent and Nicola McCartney Exhibitions 79 ‘The Cult of Beauty, the Aesthetic Movement 1860–90’ by Julian Treuherz 82 ‘Treasures of Heaven: Saints, Relics, and Devotion in Medieval Europe’ by Jonathan Lopez 84 ‘Tracey Emin: Love is What You Want’ by Ruth Guilding 86 ‘Torres-García at His Crossroads’ by Jeremy Roe 88 ‘Works in Progress: Rodin and the Ambassadors’ by Laura Gascoigne 90 ‘The Steins Collect’ by Jeffrey Meyers Books 94 Off the Shelf 96 Matthew Payne and James Payne, Regarding Thomas Rowlandson 1757–1827: His Life, Art & Acquaintance, by David Platzer 98 Linda Borean and Stefania Mason, Il collezionismo d’arte a Venezia. Il Settecento, by William Barcham 100 Diana Scarisbrick, Portrait Jewels: Opulence and Intimacy from the Medici to the Romanovs, by Stephen Lloyd 106 From the Archives Robert O’Byrne on the Venice Biennale
Rodin and the Ambassadors: pp. 88–89
Ernest George: pp. 72–73
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