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ISBN: 033346690X / ISBN-13: 9780333466902

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In 1961, the Metropolitan Museum in New York paid $2,3000,000 for the painting "Aristotle contemplating the bust of Homer" by Rembrandt. It was the ... Show synopsis

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  • Picture This (Macmillan) – Hardcover (1988)
    by Joseph Heller

    Picture This
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    Hardcover, Macmillan
    1988
    English
    310 pages

    ISBN: 033346690X
    ISBN-13: 9780333466902

    In 1961, the Metropolitan Museum in New York paid $2,3000,000 for the painting "Aristotle contemplating the bust of Homer" by Rembrandt. It was the highest price ever paid for a painting. Rembrandt received 500 guilders for the same picture and fought off debtors all his life. Heller examines the painting out of its frame as a representation of history, travelling through Greece, Holland, England and America encompassing life from 500 BC to the present day. The author also wrote "Catch 22", "Something Happened", "Good as ... Show more

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