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Exhibit showcases relationship between artist and patron

...wealth, Bruyas started his collection. One of his first commissions went to Alexandre Cabanel, who painted an oil-on-canvas portrait of his redheaded patron in 1846. It would be among the first of many portraits the collector commissioned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/19/art_422567.shtml
Arts
Salvador Dali exhibit, sale opens in Fort Worth

...significance of the subconscious, died in 1989. In Fort Worth, the most expensive item - $450,000 - is an oil-on-canvas portrait of a New York socialite, "Mrs. Bryce," which shows rich details in her hands and face and features some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/12/art_418641.shtml
Arts
Mementos of beauty pageant sold

...named Nancy Moore Thurmond, was born, said Chardell Holmquist, an auction staff member. There were several oil-on-canvas portraits of the senator, more than a dozen photos of the senator with Ronald Reagan, all of them autographed by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/27/met_264532.shtml
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