Talk:Aristotle with a Bust of Homer

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Metropolitan Museum of Art project  
WikiProject icon This article is within the scope of WikiProject Metropolitan Museum of Art. Please copy assessments of the article from the most major WikiProject template to this one as needed.
 ???  This article has not yet received a rating on the quality scale.
 ???  This article has not yet received a rating on the importance scale.
 
WikiProject Visual arts (Rated Start-class)
WikiProject icon This article is within the scope of WikiProject Visual arts, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of visual arts on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
Start-Class article Start  This article has been rated as Start-Class on the quality scale.
 
WikiProject Netherlands (Rated Start-class)
WikiProject icon This article falls within the scope of WikiProject Netherlands, an attempt to create, expand, and improve articles related to the Netherlands on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, visit the project page where you can join the project or contribute to the discussion.
Start-Class article Start  This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.
 

Untitled[edit]

When Rembrandt's Aristotle was acquired by the Met in 1961, it was big general news, as its price, $2.3 million, chump change in today's art market, was the highest price ever paid for a single art work.

I added the paragraph citing Held. Much more about the painting could be added from that source Chaz van Rijn (talk) 00:44, 25 May 2012 (UTC)