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    The Fabergé Collection

    FabergĂ© In 1947 Lillian Thomas Pratt bequeathed to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts her remarkable collection of more than 400 Russian objects, including five Imperial Easter Eggs and approximately 170 additional works from…

  • Art News

    The Case for Old-Fashioned Connoisseurship

    articles/The case for oldfashioned connoisseurship The stifling of expert opinions is like having fully trained doctors who can’t make a diagnosis, says the art historian Bendor Grosvenor By Bendor Grosvenor. Comment, Issue 258, June…