Tuesday, October 18, 2011

History for Sale?

The Southern Oregon Historical Society is selling off items from its vast collection, raising more than $155,000 and surprising some of its most ardent supporters.

Via The Mail Tribune

Museum of Modern Art to Sell Tamayo Painting

Rufino Tamayo's "Watermelon Slices" is being sold by New York's Museum of Modern Art to raise money for its acquisition fund. It will be auctioned on Nov. 16 in Sotheby's Latin American art fall sale.

Via Yahoo!News and Reuters.