Jeff Koons Rabbit Goes for Record $91.1 M. at Rock-Solid $539 M. Christie’s Contemporary Sale

A potent combination of record-setting Pop art masterworks and a stainless steel rabbit sculpture by Read more…

$49.8 M. Francis Bacon Portrait Leads Solid $397.1 M. Christie’s Contemporary Sale

Anchored by a powerful Francis Bacon cover-lot portrait, Christie’s closed the season’s evening auctions in Read more…

Collector Sues Gagosian Gallery, Jeff Koons Studio for ‘Non-Delivery’ of Three Sculptures

In a case that is bound to rock the art world, a prominent New York Read more…

Christie’s London Crisply Executed Impressionist and Modern Eve Sale

Powered by a trio of paintings that each fetched in excess of £20 million, Christie’s Read more…

Christie’s Scores 4th Biggest Art Auction Ever, Pulls In $1.36 Billion in 2 Nights

Flush with master works deemed desirable by the deep-pocketed art market, Christie’s continued its market Read more…

Sotheby’s Solid Night of Contemporary Art

Buoyed by a quartet of $20 million plus lots, the contemporary art market once again Read more…

Christie’s Breaks Another Record With an Assist From Asian Bidders

In a night rich in $20 million-plus offerings, Christie’s brought in a mind-boggling $744,944,000 in Read more…

Echoes of a Landmark Sale Jussi Pylkkänen on the Rostrum

When auctioneer Jussi Pylkkänen navigated the record-smashing $495.021,500 Post-War and Contemporary art evening sale at Read more…

Scandals and Share Prices Cause Auction Malaise

Usually this is the time of year when the art world gears up with bated Read more…

A Master of the Mix of Big Art and Big Money

The moment is frozen in art market history. It is Nov. 10, 1988 and 43-year-old Read more…