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The pen is mightier than the… hammer?

Forthcoming Christie’s sale to benefit anti-censorship group

Published online: 15 September 2014

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Phillips to open Hong Kong saleroom

Newly appointed chief executive sets out expansion plans

Published online: 11 September 2014

Sotheby’s Paris plans major Man Ray sale

A 270-lot auction announced of a collection that failed to find a buyer among leading museums

Published online: 11 September 2014

Heirs send Nazi-era looted art to auction in Berlin

Work by Adolph von Menzel was in Vienna’s Albertina

Published online: 08 September 2014

Sotheby’s comes out fighting ahead of auction season

Refinancing deals double amount available for guarantees to $600m

Published online: 28 August 2014

Mystery surrounds relic of British Empire due to be auctioned in Australia

Object came from British Empire and Commonwealth Museum’s collection

Published online: 21 August 2014

 

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