Museum acquisitions


Permanent a-peel: $120,000 banana will enter museum collection

Buyer of Maurizio Cattelan’s famous fruit sculpture at Art Basel Miami Beach will donate it to an yet-unnamed institution

Orazio Gentileschi

London's National Gallery launches public campaign to fund last £2m to buy Orazio Gentileschi masterpiece

The 17th-century painting The Finding of Moses was painted in London for Charles I and represented the birth of Charles II


Extinction Rebellion designs go on show at Victoria and Albert Museum

Flags, pamphlets and logos by the climate activists were acquired for museum's Rapid Response Collecting gallery, which also includes Pussyhats and emojis