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Don’t Blame the Russians, Tax Judge Tells Sotheby’s Expert

Wachter defended his initial valuation of “Maypole”...when he inspected it, the value of the work had been diminished by a dense film of dirt and grime that covered its surface as well as an extreme yellow discoloration, caused in part by years of exposur
New York Times
added Apr 24, 2017 23:09
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[Virginia] River District tobacco mural ‘a great reminder of the history of this area’

A mural highlighting Danville’s tobacco history was dedicated in the River District on Friday morning. The 20-by-30-foot Tobacco Heritage Mural was painted in December on the side of 308 Craghead St. that faces Patton Street and is visible from the Rive
Danville (VA) Register & Bee
added May 11, 2017 03:26
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[New York] The Met Celebrates Irving Penn, Revolutionary Photographer

As the show moves along, it retraces a brilliant, productive career of nearly 70 years...colossal cigarette butts magnified to suggest Roman columns, tombstones and even corpses.
New York Times
added Apr 21, 2017 19:26
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Brussels Shines a Spotlight on the Value of Regional Art Fairs

Los Angeles artist Eric Yahnker. Collectively titled “Alternative Fiction,” the drawings include...a study of a white cat smoking a pipe, with the Magritte-inspired title, “This Is Not A Cat Smoking A Pipe.” The latter was one of two works that quickly so
New York Times
added Apr 21, 2017 19:26
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[Minnesota] VIDEO: Photography Show Visualizes Impact of Smoking

A new photography show is raising awareness and visualizing the impact of tobacco and smoking. The gallery had its opening reception on West Second Street in Duluth on Friday. Students, from 8 years old to college-aged, present their work. Some pieces h
WDIO-TV/WIRT-TV ABC 10/13 (Duluth, MN)
added Apr 1, 2017 17:26
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[North Carolina] Old Cigarette Machines Get a New Life as Art

Today, Whittington's refurbished cigarette machines – dubbed Art-o-mats – have taken on its own cult status with locations around the world. More than 61,000 pieces of art about the size of a cigarette pack were sold in 2016.
PR Newswire
added Mar 23, 2017 21:57
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[Germany] German Art Collectors Face a Painful Past: Do I Own Nazi Loot?

“I don’t want stolen goods hanging on the wall — it’s quite simple,” said Jan Philipp Reemtsma, who hired a researcher 15 years ago to examine the collection he inherited from his father, the tobacco industrialist Philipp F. Reemtsma.
New York Times
added Mar 14, 2017 16:53
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[UK] Fenland and East Cambs Kick Ash students hope art exhibition at Central Library in Cambridge will help smokers get the message to quit as figures show one in four people still smoke in Fenland

More than a quarter of people still smoke in Fenland and for those in manual jobs the figure is even higher according to latest statistics. In Fenland the number of smokers is 26.4 per cent or just over one in four people - the highest in the county
Wisbech Standard (uk)
added Mar 13, 2017 13:40
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[New York] Teens warn against tobacco usage through paintings

Students from Elmira, Notre Dame and Watkins Glen high schools, as part of the Reality Check of Chemung, Schuyler and Steuben counties, painted storefront windows on the Williams Capital Corporation building Water Street in Elmira. Kelly Gampel / Staff V
Elmira (NY) Star-Gazette
added Mar 11, 2017 23:58
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[UK] Farm visit prize for smoking campaign in Potters Bar

Council chiefs keen to keep Potters Bar play areas and parks free of smoke have launched a competition to help spread their healthy message. To mark No Smoking Day, Hertsmere Borough Council has asked arty youngsters up to age 11 in the borough to desi
Welwyn and Hatfield Times (WHTimes) (uk)
added Mar 13, 2017 13:41
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