Van Gogh, Matisse paintings at risk of fading

Van Gogh, Matisse paintings at risk of fading

Paintings by Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh and French painter Henri Matisse are at risk of fading as the artworks are losing their bright yellow hues due to chemical reactions in the paint.

Why Vincent van Gogh paintings are turning white

After analysing one of the greatest works by famous Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh, Belgian scientists have identified a very rare mineral that is turning his paintings white.

Australian gallery to return portrait lost under Nazis

An Australian gallery will return a portrait once thought the work of Vincent Van Gogh to its rightful owners in what is believed to be the country`s first restitution of art lost under the Nazis.

Pissarro and Picasso records broken at London sale

A Paris street scene painted by Camille Pissarro sold for USD 32.1 million at a London sale, almost five times the previous record for the Impressionist master at auction.

US professor helps authenticate Van Gogh painting

A professor with Rice University in the US state of Texas has helped to authenticate a painting by Vincent van Gogh in an Amsterdam museum with digital sleuthing, the varsity said Thursday.

Century old ‘fake’ painting finally gets its due

Dutch master painter Vincent Van Gogh will be heaving a sigh of relief after hearing this in his grave.

3D replicas of Van Gogh could be yours for 22k pounds

Amsterdam`s Van Gogh museum has come up with high-quality 3D replicas of some of the Dutch painter`s finest paintings.

Exhibition reveals Vincent Van Gogh`s secrets

A new exhibition at Amsterdam`s Van Gogh Museum gives visitors an opportunity to learn the secrets of Dutch master Vincent van Gogh (1853-90).Amsterdam: A new exhibition at Amsterdam`s Van Gogh Museum gives visitors an opportunity to learn the secrets of Dutch master Vincent van Gogh (1853-90).

How to preserve priceless masterpieces

The chrome yellow pigment used by renowned post-Impressionist artist Vincent van Gogh and others in the 19th and 20th centuries is especially sensitive to certain types of light – making it extremely susceptible to darkening.

Vibrant colours in Van Gogh`s painting show damage in X-rays

Scientists claim to have spotted a never-before-seen chemical effect in Vincent Van Gogh`s `Flowers In A Blue Vase` that is dulling the painting`s vibrant yellow colour.

Van Gogh painting inspires Ed Sheeran`s new tattoo

Ed Sheeran has got a new inking, inspired by Van Gogh`s well-known painting ‘Starry Night’.

Vincent Van Gogh’s floral still life identified

A still life painting that was once believed to be the work of an anonymous artist has been discovered to be that of Van Gogh.

‘Priceless, long-lost’ portrait of Vincent van Gogh auctioned for just £1,500

A UK couple has bought a ‘long-lost’ pastel drawing of famous artist Vincent van Gogh for just 1,500 pounds.

Here's why Gogh paintings lose shine

Scientists have found why some paintings of Vincent van Gogh are losing shine.

Search still on for Van Gogh: Egyptian minister

The canvas resembles a flower scene by the French artist Adolphe Monticelli.