Sotheby’s Has a Strong Lead-Off Night in London

LONDON — Powered in large part by a rare to market Francis Bacon triptych, Sotheby’s 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…

Brisk Old Masters Sales and Other News From TEFAF

MAASTRICHT, The Netherlands — A number of Old Master paintings, the anchor of The European Read more…

Big Night at Christie’s Caps London Contemporary Week

London—Powered by a runaway Francis Bacon portrait, Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary evening sale—the last of Read more…

Christie’s London Previews Post-War and Contemporary Sale

Gerhard Richter, Jenny Saville and Francis Bacon are just three of the blue-chip names headlining Read more…

Sotheby’s Previews Contemporary Sale

A number of museum quality, blue-chip works from artists like Frank Auerbach, Sigmar Polke and Read more…

The Nahmad Conundrum

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

The Billion Dollar Season

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