The Secret History of Art just broke the news about what wondrous discoveries were made during the four-year restoration of The Ghent Altarpiece.
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My latest two articles are on the British origins of the Monuments Men (in The Art Newspaper) and an Op-Ed in this Sunday’s San Francisco Chronicle on the most desired object in history.
The Secret History of Art just had a book review published in the fine art magazine Apollo. The review is on the recent book “Girl in a Green Gown” by the sadly deceased Carola Hicks,… More ›
The Secret History of Art just returned from a week of filming for television in Rome and Ghent. Here we are pleased to offer a short introduction to the wonderful city of Ghent, the perfect place… More ›
The Secret History of Art was interviewed for the renowned podcast Writer’s Voice with Francesca Rheannon on the history of The Ghent Altarpiece and the best-seller, Stealing the Mystic Lamb:… More ›
Among the many enduring mysteries surrounding The Ghent Altarpiece by Jan van Eyck, which is both the most frequently stolen painting in history and arguably the single most influential painting of… More ›
Amazon just opened its Spanish store, amazon.es, and today happens also to be the first day that the Spanish edition of The Secret History of Art’s best-selling Stealing the Mystic Lamb comes… More ›
The Secret History of Art is back from a visit to Ghent, on invitation of the city’s tourist board and his Dutch publisher. I had a wonderful time–Ghent is an amazing city, full of life,… More ›