Sotheby?s announced the sale The Road to Rome: A Distinguished Italian Private Collection, Part I during Masters Week in New York on 28 January 2016, comprising of 35 view and portrait paintings that display splendid overview of Grand Tour taste. Show More Summary
Sotheby?s France announced its second sale of contemporary art this year, on 9 & 10 December. It once again features the artists who contributed to the success of the Paris sale in June 2015, which achieved a record total for a contemporary art sale in France. Show More Summary
- At Spitalfields Life, a peek inside Maggs Brothers Berkeley Square premises before the firm moves to new quarters. Lots of pictures, too.- The Guardian reports on the upcoming Pierre Bergé library sale (Sotheby's Paris, 11 December).-...Show More Summary
Sotheby?s will present its Beijing autumn sale of Modern and Contemporary Chinese Art on 5 December 2015 at China World Summit Wing. The sale will bring to the market nearly 60 distinguished works of modern and contemporary Chinese art...Show More Summary
RM Sotheby?s announced two significant new entries for its Paris sale, returning 3 February, 2016 during the world-famous Retromobile show week. The new star of the sale is a wonderful and rare 1955 Porsche 550 Spyder, chassis no. 550-0068, which is significant for having been the 1955 Frankfurt Motor Show car. Show More Summary
Sotheby?s France is holding its sale of African and Oceanic arts on 2 December in Paris. The René and Odette Delenne collection forms the core of the sale, where the star item is the masterly portrait of a royal couple by the Master of Batoufam. Show More Summary
Sotheby?s Amsterdam announced the opening of S|2 x NL ? the inaugural exhibition organised by Sotheby?s S?2 Contemporary art gallery in the Netherlands. Coinciding with the fourth edition of Amsterdam Art Weekend on 26-29 November, S|2 x NL showcases new paintings and sculpture by four young, emerging contemporary artists: Matteo Callegari (b. Show More Summary
Charles Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection challenged the foundations of Western civilisation and profoundly changed our understanding of the world. Now, the only known painting of Darwin aboard the Beagle, the ship that carried the English naturalist on his historic voyage, has been unveiled following a sensational new discovery. Show More Summary
The Part I of the Milanese Modern and Contemporary Art Sale held in the new spot of Palazzo Serbelloni has confirmed the interest and the massive presence of public during the exhibition days. The 1948 Natura Morta by Giorgio Morandi,...Show More Summary
Among the stand-out features of Sotheby?s upcoming December sale of Swiss Art is a remarkable group of rare works by Félix Vallotton, which encompass the wide-ranging talent and diversity of this hugely important Swiss artist. · A small-scale...Show More Summary
The most important private collection of English watches to ever come to the market is to be offered at Sotheby?s London over the course of four sales between December 2015 and December 2016. Entitled ?The Celebration of the English Watch?, this landmark collection provides a snapshot of British history through the pocket watch. Show More Summary
Sotheby?s sale of 20th Century Art ? A Different Perspective in London on 2 December 2015 spotlights modern art from across Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, Iran and Turkey. This year?s edition features a group of outstanding artists...Show More Summary
Just in time for the holidays, Sotheby?s final jewelry auction of the fall season will be held in New York on 9 December 2015. The more than 500 pieces on offer ? with estimates starting at $5,000 ? will be on view in Sotheby's YorkShow More Summary
Sotheby's S/2 London has opened The Nude in the XX and XXI century curated by independent curator and writer Jane Neal. Shown is Kees van Dongen's Femme Nue Blonde (1906) which is about as flat and lifeless as a nude can be. CLICK for details and a list of artists.
Sotheby?s Hong Kong December series of Chinese Works of Art sales will take place on 3 and 4 December 2015. The series will feature a dedicated sale of Later Chinese Bronzes from the Collection of Mr and Mrs Gerard Hawthorn, and theShow More Summary
Quietly, over the last three months, Sotheby's auction house has seen its stock lose a quarter of its value. This is, in large part, due to its high-end clients. Something is about to happen to them. The polite way to say it is thatShow More Summary
“Return of The Nigo,” the first Star Wars auction in Sotheby’s history is set to roll on December 11th, only a few days before the movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens opens. Up for sale will be 175 items (actually more, because many are sets) from the private collection of Star Wars super fan Nigo. Show More Summary
From 16 November to 18 December Sotheby?s New York hosts Wild Things: The Art of Maurice Sendak? a selling exhibition of drawings, watercolors, and set pieces by the beloved author. Sendak is best known for his 1963 creation Where The Wild Things Are, widely recognized as one of America?s most cherished children?s books. Show More Summary
This week in art news: Over 4,500 objects from the British Museum can now be viewed online, MoMA returns a Kirchner stolen from a Jewish collector by the Nazis, and Sotheby's prepares for a sale of Star Wars memorabilia.
Japanese designer NIGO is sending more than 600 rare 'Star Wars' collectibles to auction at Sotheby's.