Top lot Monet at Christie's sold a record cheap

titlePainting Monet's "In the meadow", written in 1876, was the top lot at held the day before the auction "impressionist and modern art" auction house Christie's.However, unique painting sold in just 11 million pounds, while its estimated value was 15 million pounds, reports RIA "Novosti".In turn, a rare double portrait by the Italian painter Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) titled "Two girls", which was purchased from the artist with the help of his patron and agent for more than 90 years ago and put up for auction for the first time, broke the estimate of 3.5-5.5 million pounds and was sold for 6,537 million pounds.Among the other top lots of the auction was the painting "the Dressmaker" by French artist Edouard Vuillard (1868-1940) - painting, writing in 1890, when the artist was only 21 years old. Preliminary assessment of the work was 5.5 - 7.5 million pounds, this lot sold for 5,081 million pounds.Just was put up for auction 47 works, including the masterpieces of the Museum level, among them paintings by Claude Monet, Amedeo Modigliani, Kees van Dongen, Edouard Vuillard and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. In addition, the exhibited works by Kees van Dongen, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Gustav Klimt, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paul Gauguin and Henry Moore.The total estimate of trading was estimated at more than 60 million pounds. Source: Top lot Monet at Christie's sold a record cheap. . . Читать полностью -->

Killed the former mayor of Tolyatti Sergey Zhilkin

titleIn Togliatti killed the former mayor of the city, the rector of Togliatti state University Sergey Zhilkin. About this journalist. ITAR - TASS reported today in the Department of internal Affairs of Tolyatti.On Zhilkin was attacked by two unknown today at 08:20 Moscow time on the territory of the sanatorium "Prilesye" in the Avtozavodsky district of the city. He is currently four strokes sharpening in the region of the heart and 6 shots in the abdomen, then fled. Zhilkin died in hospital at 12:45 GMT.At the scene works investigative team. Criminal case upon murder has not yet been initiated.Sergey Zhilkin was the mayor of Tolyatti from 1994 to 2000. Читать полностью -->

State of emergency on the set of the show `Laughter without rules`

titleThe present emergency has occurred on the set of the popular Comedy show channel TNT "Laughter without rules": the TV presenter Vladimir Turchinsky so much pushed the project participant that had the cast.The most famous Russian Gladiator Vladimir "Dynamite" Turchinsky has not calculated the forces and almost broke the hand of a 21-year-old student from St. Petersburg Sergey Mastobaev.Guy for a long time can not forget the attempt to try their hand at one of the highest-rated show, "Laughter without rules".Sergey has successfully passed the casting for the project and was invited to record a programme. However, the jury, consisting entirely of celebrities, did not appreciate jokes Sergei. During his speech now and then was heard a sharp signal, which meant that it's not funny.TraumaAfter the third signal, as provided in the scenario to a potential resident approached the Turchinsky and threw him from the ring. Apparently, the leader has not calculated the forces. Puny Sergey nearly flew through the soft Mat and collapsed to the hand.Guy pierced severe pain and after a few seconds his left hand began to swell. Читать полностью -->

Doctors recommend Rotaru to leave the stage

titleSofia Rotaru has exacerbated health problems because of an incurable disease she loses her amazing voice. Doctors recommend that 61-year-old singer to leave the stage. Professor Vladimir Navrotsky, the first physician of the actress admitted.I don't know how Sofia Mikhailovna with a throat could actually sing! Her chronic bronchitis superimposed on asthma symptoms. The throat and bronchi were much inflamed, and if the singer hesitated to treatment, the throat and the voice does could not be saved.Problems with the throat and lungs Rotaru started at a young age, 28 years. The singer was working on wear: three to four concerts a day in the cold air were the norm for her. All of her singing career, in fact, later became the fight against serious illness.- I first saw Sofia Rotaru in the mid-70s, " says MD Navrotsky. Читать полностью -->

Lera Masskva indecent stout

titleProducer Igor Markov, who heads the company MarkMusic, announced the termination of its contract with the singer Leroy Massquoi.The producer explains that he is no longer satisfied with the attitude of the former ward to work and dramatic changes in her appearance - the singer is very very stout.According to the agreement between Markov and Massquoi, their collaboration was to last until the end of 2010, but at the last meeting of Valeria and Igor producer announced its final verdict is to discontinue using the performer."It's true. But for us this is just a working point. Valerie doesn't want to provide any comments. If Harry feels the need to talk about it, let him. We do not want", - said in an interview the situation InterMedia PR Manager Tatiana Lera Gulina. Who will be engaged in producing the singer, her representatives have not yet spoken.Recall that the cooperation Lery Masskva with Igor Markov began 5 years ago with the song "On the seventh floor". Читать полностью -->

Vandals desecrated the grave of Oksana, placeway

titleUnknown set fire to the grave of the infamous model Oksana, placeway, who died under mysterious circumstances in Moscow. Vandals burned the monument of the deceased and all the wreaths on the grave, according to workers until the last moment did not even know about arson.- Charred grave found cousins, " shrugged one of the guards. - I don't know when it happened state of emergency?! I haven't heard and not seen. Maybe set fire to it at night... It is understandable, the cemetery also is not closed, here at any time can pass anyone.Meanwhile, relatives of Oksana urgently removed from her grave charred monument, ennobled it and set it on her 2.5-meter wooden cross."I was in shock when she learned about the vandalism," says the Director of the Northern cemetery Ufa Rafiq Shiraev. - Specially went and looked what happened there. Читать полностью -->

Irina Dubtsova left her son in the care of ex-husband

titleEx-"fabricante" Irina Dubtsova went on holiday abroad, leaving infant son in the care of ex-husband, the lead singer of the band Plazma Novel Chernitsyn.Ten days the artist was Babysitting three-year-old Artem, while star boy's mom together with my friends were vacationing in Sri Lanka.Irina had long dreamed to go to this exotic country, and Roman all the time asked to give a week of the son, says mother of singer Natalia Borisovna. - He loves his son and was very pleased to sit with him. Source: Irina Dubtsova left her son in the care of ex-husband. . . . Читать полностью -->

Amy Winehouse sunbathes Topless

titleAmy Winehouse decided to relax and your body and soul. Tired from all the scrapes, the singer came to the Caribbean to soak up the sun and take a dip in the Caribbean sea. All this she decided to do Topless.Source: Amy Winehouse sunbathes Topless (photo). . . . Читать полностью -->

The Czech Prime Minister broke the paparazzi

titleThe Prime Minister of the Czech Republic Marek Topolanek showed unexpectedly rapid disposition. Your anger politician brought down the local photographer who tried to capture Topolanek during a walk with a young son.Unceremoniously the paparazzi looked into the carriage, which was peacefully sleeping one-year-old MT Jr. As reported by Vesti.", furious politician pushed the photographer from the stroller. However, not calculated their strength, because the photographer has hit his head on the wall.It is worth noting that in early 2007, the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic said in a written statement sent to editions of leading Czech media that he broke up with his wife and lives with the Resolution Telmanovo, Vice-speaker of the Czech Parliament.Earlier, the Czech Prime Minister had come under fire not only for violent temper and loving. By the way, the premiere has been accused of wasteful spending. So, the year before it, flying on government aircraft on official visit to Bulgaria, made a stop in Innsbruck, Austria for skiing.However, the Prime Minister then claimed that he had a meeting with the Czech Ambassador to Austria Jan Kucala. Читать полностью -->

Leading TV bought the broadcast in support of gay marriage

titleLeading American talk show Californian Helen DeGeneres bought television airtime in the amount of 100 thousand dollars, in anticipation of the November presidential election to hold a rally in support of marriage between gays and lesbians.50-year-old media personality going to appeal to the people of California is a large state with a large electorate - with a call to vote for whoever became President would protect the rights of gays.Marital unions between gays were legalized in California in may of this year, however, under the eighth amendment to the U.S. Constitution officially marriages are still considered only unions between a man and a woman.Itself DeGeneres in August and got married with his partner, actress Portia de Rossi.True life on TVIn their television commercials Ellen DeGeneres intends to convince the audience that the opponents of gay marriage "distorts the truth of life," and ask the audience to vote for "compassion and justice".Recent public opinion polls showed that in California, a traditionally liberal state, opponents of same-sex marriages became more.They launched their own campaign on the television with a warning that soon the promotion of love of gays and lesbians will seep in elementary school.But supporters of gay called this argument is false and unfounded.Helen DeGeneres began her television career in 1997 and became the first leading American TV openly positioning herself as a lesbian. Source: the Leading TV bought the broadcast in support of gay marriage. . . . Читать полностью -->

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