US billionaire to send collection of Dutch Old Masters to Russia

THE ART NEWSPAPER | Anny Shaw:

Thomas Kaplan, the US billionaire metals investor who owns more Rembrandts than anyone else, plans to send his collection of Dutch Old Masters to Russia as part of its world tour.  The State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg is “in negotiations” to show the Leiden Collection in 2018, a spokeswoman says. The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow has also been earmarked as a possible venue, according to the Economist. The Pushkin could not be reached for comment… read more

Image: Thomas Kaplan (Image: © Sue Raya Shaheen)

 

2018-10-29T11:04:56+00:00