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Book Review: Karl, No Regrets

Patrick Hourcade met Karl Lagerfeld in 1976, sparking a friendship that would last more than 20 years, strengthened by their shared passion for 18th-century...

On the Trail of the Marquis de Lafayette

Marie-Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, the Marquis de La Fayette (1757 – 1834), was an American hero. Orphaned early in life, Lafayette...

18th Century Pastel Portraits at the Getty Centre in Los Angeles

Pastel portraits became very popular during the 18th century because they were portable and much more quickly finished than oil paintings. This collection, which...

Black Models: Géricault to Matisse

Many artists have immortalised black people in their work, often going against the typical representations of their respective periods. Taking a multi-disciplinary approach, the...