Sunday, January 20, 2019

Auctions

The Victoria Miro Gallery proudly explains to the Economist how it thwarts flippers by only selling Njideka Akunyili Crosby’s work to museums like the Whitney, LACMA, Tate Modern and others. The Economist takes this strategy at face value but...
At the auction of Russian art MacDougall's June 7 will be an early work by Petrov-Vodkin "Portrait of an African boy." This masterpiece was created in 1907 during a two-month visit of the artist to Algeria and Tunisia. An...
On Jan 26 to 31 2018 the public exhibition of europian artists (including Delacroix, Picasso, Degas, Tiepolo) opened in New York's galleries that will go on to Jan 31 2018. The sale will be on Wednesday, Jan 31 2018,...
Last night’s $110m sale of Jean-Michel Basquiat’s untitled work consigned by the Siegel family will overshadow much of the market reporting today. It probably should. The sale was as dramatic as it was unexpected. At least for today, the Contemporary...
Christie’s will offer objects and artworks from the personal collection of Claude Monet in Hong Kong on 26 November 2017. In addition to being the very first sale dedicated to Impressionism organised in Asia, the auction will be transmitted...
Beneath the news of the two recovered van Gogh works that were in the news this morning, there’s an interesting question: what was the Cammora doing with stolen paintings that are unsalable? Ulrich Boser, who wrote a book on the...
Sotheby’s netted a total of £127.9 million (about $161.3 million) at its Impressionist and modern evening sale in London, healthily exceeding its low estimate of $141.2 million despite a middling sell-through rate of 74 percent. The haul was 24 percent up on the...
In time for Black History Month in the US, Please Remember: the Collection of Avis and Eugene Robinson, a two-part sale of African American art and artefacts at Skinner Auctioneers in Boston, started this week with an online sale of 205...
Philadelphia’s most trusted estate specialists, Stephenson’s Auctioneers, will conduct an April 27 auction featuring selected contents from the home, workshop and barn of Gail Pearlman, IIDA, and her business The Loft Interiors. Pearlman’s interior design firm was established in 1972 and...
A naked statue of Donald Trump, complete with a distended belly and jowly sneer, is to go on display at a Haunted Museum after a paranormal investigator bought it at auction. Julien's Auctions announced Wednesday it sold the artwork -...

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