A René Magritte painting, “Le mois des vendanges,” is going under the hammer on March 9, 2021, for the first time since 1963.
Online art platform Greenhouse Auctions was founded by Shlomi Rabi, who used to work at Christie’s, to address the disparities in the art auction market.
27.7 million dollars. That was the winning bid for the work “Abstraktes Bild (649-2)” by abstract painter Gerhard Richter at the recent Sotheby’s “Contemporary Art” sale. A sum well above the pre-sale estimate of $18 million, which shows genuine interest in Asia for works by the acclaimed visual artist. “Abstraktes Bild (649-2)” also set a […]
Are the Old Masters back in fashion? After the spectacular announcement of a Botticelli portrait auction last week, art collectors are sure to be excited by Sotheby’s latest masterpiece up for grabs — a rare Rembrandt painting. “Abraham and the Angels” will be auctioned off in January alongside Botticelli’s portrait, during the house’s annual Masters […]
The Royal Academy of Arts in London is weighing up selling a tondo by Michelangelo, which could fetch as much as $128 million, to save 150 jobs.
Sotheby’s is preparing to sell “Show Me the Monet” by British street artist Banksy as part of its Modernités/Contemporary auction on Oct. 21.
While the COVID-19 pandemic has profoundly changed the art market in a few months, some artists continue to ignite the auctions.
“The Journey of Humanity” by Dubai-based British artist Sacha Jafri will be auctioned in Dubai this December in an effort to raise $30 million.
Sotheby’s offers a new series of works by Aubrey Mayer, in which the photographer captures six of contemporary art’s most renowned artists at work.