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Van Gogh-Gauguin letter describing brothel visits sells for 210,000 euros

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – A letter written by Vincent van Gogh and fellow artist Paul Gauguin describing visits to brothels and discussing the future of art has been sold at auction for 210,600 euros ($237,700). FILE PHOTO: A security guard looks on as “L’Arlesienne, Madame Ginoux”, a painting by Vincent Van …

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Neteera: 2020 CNBC Disruptor 50

Founders: Isaac Litman (CEO)Launched: 2015Headquarters: JerusalemFunding: $13 millionValuation: $40 millionKey technologies: AI, autonomous vehicles, biochips, deep learning, internet of things, machine learningIndustry: Remote sensing technologyPrevious appearances on Disruptor 50 List: 0  This five-year-old Israeli company has developed a technology that senses tiny movements on the skin’s surface to monitor human vital signs and physical indicators such …

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Tempus: 2020 CNBC Disruptor 50

Founder: Eric Lefkofsky (CEO)Launched: 2015Headquarters: ChicagoFunding: $620 millionValuation: $5 billionKey technologies: AI, machine learningIndustry: Health carePrevious appearances on Disruptor 50 List: 0  What does genomic-sequencing company Tempus have in common with coupon site Groupon? Eric Lefkofsky. Serial entrepreneur Lefkofsky co-founded Groupon in 2008 and took it public in 2011. He’s moving at a similar …

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