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The New York Times Front Page Christmas December 25, 2020 and Art News

3 min readDec 26, 2020

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Art and News. News and Art.

I think that in 2021 we should celebrate both hope and despair — and try to be as radical as we can be. ~Francesco Bonami

#NYTimes Front Page Christmas

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News: Actor Tom Selleck leaves a $2,020 tip at a New York restaurant.

Thomas Selleck receipt. Elios restaurant.

Yeah, $2,020 is a very generous tip for a $204 meal at Elio’s on the Upper East Side, NYC.

Quote:

Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing. Camille Pissarro.

French painter Camille Pissarro. He was a Danish-French Impressionist and Neo-Impressionist painter born on the island of St Thomas.

He made important contributions to both Impressionism and Post-Impressionism.

La Place du Théâtre Français, 1898.

Auction News. 2020

In July.

During Sotheby’s “Rembrandt to Richter” sale, a newly restituted rare 15th-century cassone panel by Italian renaissance master Paolo Uccello.

Paolo Uccello.

It sold for four times its low estimate, realizing £2.4 million ($3.1 million), surpassing Uccello’s previous record price of $252,900.

In October.

Giorgio de Chirico. ‘Il Pomeriggio di Arianna (Ariadne’s Afternoon)’ (1913).

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