Category Archives: Art market news

Articles and reports on the art market, including news of art fairs, auctions, galleries and artists

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Live from London, on 8 July 2021 Christie's held "The Old Masters Evening Sale", an incredible auction dedicated to the great masters which, with just 46 lots, fetched a total of £45,083,250. At the same time, "The Exceptional Sale" was also held, an auction dedicated to art from antiquity to modernity which, with 30 lots, fetched a total of £45,083,250.

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Christie's opened its "Art d'Asie" auction in Paris on 9 June, offering an unprecedented selection of works from European and Asian private collections spanning 3000 years of Asian history. Among the lots on display are important Buddhist artworks, archaic bronzes, porcelain from the Ming and Quing dynasties, jade sculptures, cloisonné enamels, [...].

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Sotheby's New York held its Contemporary Art Day Auction on 13 May 20201, including works from the post-war period to the present day. The large number of lots came from the Collection of Morris and Rita Pynoos and the Collection of Mrs John L Marion, including artists such as Alexander Calder, Joan Mitchell, Keith Haring, Harold Ancart, David Hockney, [...].

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From New York to Florence: the week's auction results 50 masterpieces of photography were auctioned at Sotheby's to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the auction house's photography auctions. Between the London and New York venues, masterpieces spanning the history between the two centuries were presented, including exceptional and rare works such as the [...]