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July 23, 1988 | Reuters
Britain said on Friday it had dropped a bid to acquire one of the world's greatest private art collections, belonging to Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza, after hearing that he had provisionally agreed to lend most of it to Spain for 10 years. British Arts Minister Richard Luce told Parliament that the government had withdrawn its proposal to house the private collection, rated in the art world as second in importance only to that of Queen Elizabeth II.
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October 13, 1992
Unfortunately most of the filmmaking decisions in this town are arrived at by a herd of young executives brought up on a diet of fast living, frenetic schedules, raucous noise and the omnipresent balance sheets. They feed us regular doses of the big-screen drivel that Walter seemingly supports, using as their edict the bottom line. In a sense they also help shape the mood of the impressionable mind, contrary to all of the ongoing negative impact studies.
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December 23, 1988 | Associated Press
The Spanish government has signed a 10-year agreement with one of the world's biggest art collectors to bring paintings by El Greco, Goya and Velazquez home for display. The loan agreement with Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza will bring 787 of the works in his priceless collection of classic and modern art to Spain, boosting Spain temporarily to the rank of one of the world's leading art centers.
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December 23, 1988 | Associated Press
The Spanish government has signed a 10-year agreement with one of the world's biggest art collectors to bring paintings by El Greco, Goya and Velazquez home for display. The loan agreement with Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza will bring 787 of the works in his priceless collection of classic and modern art to Spain, boosting Spain temporarily to the rank of one of the world's leading art centers.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 13, 1992
Unfortunately most of the filmmaking decisions in this town are arrived at by a herd of young executives brought up on a diet of fast living, frenetic schedules, raucous noise and the omnipresent balance sheets. They feed us regular doses of the big-screen drivel that Walter seemingly supports, using as their edict the bottom line. In a sense they also help shape the mood of the impressionable mind, contrary to all of the ongoing negative impact studies.
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November 15, 1990 | CLAUDIA PUIG, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
New Record for British Art: A painting by 19th-Century British artist John Constable fetched a record $21.1 million at a London auction Wednesday. Constable, Britain's greatest landscape artist, painted "The Lock" depicting a rural canal scene in the 1820s. Sotheby's said it was an auction record for a British painting. The painting was bought by Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza, of the Thyssen-Bornemisza Foundation in Lugano, Switzerland.
NEWS
December 22, 1988
Spain signed a loan agreement with Swiss Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza that will bring 787 of the works in his collection of classic and modern art to the country for a decade. The agreement caps years of negotiations and represents a coup for Spain over such rival bidders as West Germany, Britain and Switzerland, as well as the private Getty Foundation in Malibu, Calif.
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July 22, 1988 | Reuters
Britain said today that it has dropped a bid to acquire one of the world's greatest private art collections, belonging to Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza, after hearing he provisionally agreed to lend most of it to Spain for 10 years. British Arts Minister Richard Luce told Parliament that the government has withdrawn its proposal to house the collection, rated in the art world as second in importance only to that of Queen Elizabeth II.
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September 3, 1994 | Reuters
After a five-year struggle, Britain appears finally to have prevented the Three Graces sculpture from being exported to the Getty Museum in Malibu, thanks to a donation by a wealthy Dutch art collector. The Financial Times newspaper said today that Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza had pledged $1.24 million, the final installment needed to keep in Britain the 19th-Century marble sculpture by Italy's Antonio Canova.
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July 23, 1988 | Reuters
Britain said on Friday it had dropped a bid to acquire one of the world's greatest private art collections, belonging to Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza, after hearing that he had provisionally agreed to lend most of it to Spain for 10 years. British Arts Minister Richard Luce told Parliament that the government had withdrawn its proposal to house the private collection, rated in the art world as second in importance only to that of Queen Elizabeth II.
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