White House asks for Van Gogh loan – but Guggenheim offers gold toilet instead

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The Guggenheim Museum proposed lending Maurizio Cattelan’s America after turning down a request for Landscape With Snow

The Guggenheim Museum has reportedly turned down a White House request to borrow a Van Gogh painting, and has instead offered the Trump administration the use of a golden toilet.

The White House had asked the Guggenheim, based in New York, to borrow Landscape With Snow, Van Gogh’s 1888 work depicting a man and a dog walking through a field.

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