London Auctions Preview, Part 2: Christie’s June 22 Impressionist & Modern Sale

Given the cautious state of the current art market, predicting the prospects for London’s June Read more…

London Auctions Preview, Part 1: Sotheby’s June 21 Impressionist & Modern Sale

Predicting the prospects for London’s June sales is difficult, to say the least. As Francis Read more…

Heaven’s Gate – Panama Papers Expose Art World

The once confidential legal documents known as the Panama Papers have exposed a global game Read more…

Christie’s Mild-Mannered Imp/Mod Closer

The Impressionist and Modern market continued to show signs of weakness on Thursday night, with Read more…

Led by Modigliani, Christie’s Brings in Half a Billion With “The Artist’s Muse”

Powered by two record-setting 20th century masterworks, by Amedeo Modigliani and Roy Lichtenstein, Christie’s “Artist’s Read more…

Sotheby’s $377M “A. Alfred Taubman: Masterworks” Sale

The big fall auction season in New York got off to a glitzy yet tentative Read more…

Christies Imp/Mod Sale Brings In More Than $200 Million

Coming at the end of a long week of auctions yet buoyed by a record-making Read more…

Sculpture Takes the Spotlight at Sotheby’s

In a rare double-whammy of art market fortune, Sotheby’s will be offering two 20th-century masterworks Read more…

The Nahmad Conundrum

After a Gambling Indictment, Is It Business As Usual? In April, 34 people were charged Read more…

Christie’s Regains a Bit of Traction in Tuesday Sale

NEW YORK — Thanks to strong Asian telephone bidding, Christie’s recovered a bit of art Read more…