Still firmly in the saddle at 90: Madame Antonova of the Pushkin Museum

Today, 20 March, is the 90th birthday of Irina Antonova, the director of Moscow’s Pushkin Museum. She has served there for 67 years, joining it one month before the end of the Second World War.

“It was August 1945”, she remembers: “The works of…
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Pushkin accused of displaying a fake

Concerns are growing that a Modigliani painting on show in the “Paris School: 1905-32” exhibition (until 20 November) at the State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow is a fake. Portrait of Marevna is described as a 1919 portrait by Modigliani of…
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