The Billion Dollar Season

Against a sobering of global economic crises and domestic angst over threatened tax hikes for Read more…

Out on a Limb

In the spring Phillips de Pury & Company looked confident after a successful New York Read more…

What is Price Collusion?

As this issue went to press, another explosion in the wide-reaching Department of Justice probe Read more…

To Buy Is Cheaper, To Sell Is More Expensive

On February 7th, days after it was revealed that Christie’s cooperation with the Department of Read more…

De Kooning at 90: Troubled Times

As America prepares to celebrate its greatest living artist, the debate over his late work Read more…

Basquiat Fakes

“Sure, There’ve Been Fakes” So far there is no formal apparatus, set up by either Read more…

The Legacy of Jean-Michel Basquiat

As New York’s Whitney Museum of American Art mounts the first Jean-Michel Basquiat retrospective in Read more…