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Marius De Zayas

Marius De Zayas

Illustrator Marius De Zayas landed a job making caricatures for the New York Evening World when he came to the USA from Mexico in 1907, fleeing dictator Porfirio Diaz. He held solo shows at Gallery 291 and built a successful career as an artist, writer, art dealer, and publisher.

Conservation of brick

Conservation of brick

Temperature changes, air polution, and soluble salts can attack brick, an otherwise highly durable building material. Weathering over time, much like the rest of us, they will return eventually to the clay from which they were made.

In this update, Grove Art publishes 4 new articles, 21 emendations, and 102 article revisions.

Dulwich Pink Gallery

Collection Guides

Join Oxford Art Online on a tour of unique art collections around the world! Written by experts and curators, our Collection Guides present the history and highlights of museums and galleries.

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Grove Guide to the Art Market

Explore the new Grove Art subject guide on the art market, which brings together articles related to finance, art law, provenance, cultural heritage, collecting, connoisseurship, galleries, auction houses, and dealers.

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Latin American Art

Grove Art continues a major initiative to revise and expand Grove’s content on Latin American art and architecture. Led by Tom Cummins at Harvard University, this project includes scholarship on topics from the Pre-Columbian period to present day.