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  • This image provided by Christie's Images, Ltd, in New York, Friday Nov. 9, 2012, shows a work from Claude Monet's "Water Lilies" series. (Associated Press/Christie's Images Ltd.)

    Work from Monet's 'Water Lilies' fetches over $43M

    A work from Claude Monet's "Water Lilies" series has been sold for more than $43 million at a New York City auction.


  • Work from Monet's 'Water Lilies' fetches over $43M

    A work from Claude Monet's "Water Lilies" series has been sold for more than $43 million at a New York City auction.


  • BOOK REVIEW: ‘Cezanne: A Life’

    Virtually all the impressionists revered Cezanne. Renoir said he couldn't "put two strokes of paint on a canvas without it already being very good." He made a point of working with Cezanne, and he owned several of Cezanne's paintings. He and Degas once competed to buy a Cezanne still life of pears.


  • Thieves with an arty eye: Heists over the years

    A Rotterdam museum art heist this week netted paintings by Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet, Henri Matisse and others — but it's not the first time that money-conscious thieves with an eye for beauty have targeted famous multimillion-dollar canvasses. Here's a look at some top art heists over the decades:


  • Thieves with an arty eye: Heists over the years

    A Rotterdam museum art heist this week netted paintings by Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet, Henri Matisse and others _ but it's not the first time that money-conscious thieves with an eye for beauty have targeted famous multimillion-dollar canvasses. Here's a look at some top art heists over the decades:


  • Picasso, Monets stolen in Dutch heist

    Thieves broke into a Rotterdam museum on Tuesday and walked off with works from the likes of Picasso, Monet, Gauguin and Matisse potentially worth hundreds of millions.


  • This photo released by the police in Rotterdam, Netherlands, on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, shows the 1898 painting 'Girl in Front of Open Window' by Paul Gaugain. Dutch police say seven paintings stolen from the Kunsthal museum in Rotterdam include one by Pablo Picasso, one by Henri Matisse, and two by Claude Monet. The heist, one of the largest in years in the Netherlands, occurred while the private Triton Foundation collection was being exhibited publicly as a group for the first time. (AP Photo/Police Rotterdam)

    Picasso, Monets stolen in Dutch heist

    Thieves broke into a Rotterdam museum on Tuesday and walked off with works from the likes of Picasso, Monet, Gauguin and Matisse potentially worth hundreds of millions of euros.


  • Monet's `Water Lilies' to star at NYC auction

    An auctioneer predicts a work from Claude Monet's "Water Lilies" series could go for $30 million to $50 million when it's put up for sale next month in New York City.


  • NYC exhibition evokes Claude Monet's flower garden

    Claude Monet's beloved flower and water gardens in the north of France are world-famous. But for those unable to visit the artist's iconic home, a trip to the Bronx over the next several months will offer a taste of Monet's indisputably radiant living masterpiece _ a riotous display of color, plant variety and landscape design.


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