Auctions

Sotheby’s steals a march with Churchill’s paintings

Items offered are from the estate of the prime minister’s daughter Mary Soames

Published online: 11 December 2014

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Head of Queen Jeanne de Bourbon on the auction block

Marble sculpture may be a fragment from tomb destroyed during the French Revolution

Published online: 08 December 2014

Christie’s chief makes surprise exit

Steven Murphy is to step down

Published online: 03 December 2014

Confidence high for Russian Art Week in London

Collectors expected to brush aside political and economic worries

Published online: 20 November 2014

Man Ray auction takes in €2.7m at Sotheby’s Paris

Sale of 270 lots was “last occasion to buy significant works from the artist’s estate”

Published online: 18 November 2014

Put a ring on it

Christie’s to sell largest private collection of Asian art at auction, from first dealer to enter mainland China in the 1970s

Published online: 17 November 2014

 

Whitmore joins burgeoning Phillips stable

Phillips auction house seems to be on a hiring frenzy, having appointed Matt Carey-Williams, a former White Cube staffer, as deputy...

That’s all she wrote

Virginia Woolf said that for a woman to be a successful writer she required two deceptively simple things: money and a room of one’s own....

Happy 50th Aldrich!

The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a little help from some very creative friends. To mark the...