Live from Sotheby's Impressionist & Modern Art + Modern Renaissance Auctions

Join us for our live evening auctions in Paris and London, with a special pre-show hosted by art historian and BAFTA nominated broadcaster Dr James Fox. From Paris, Art Impressionniste et Moderne features a selection of works by world-renowned artists of the 19th and 20th centuries, including Van Gogh, Degas, Pissarro, Giacometti and Matisse. Continuing… Continue reading Live from Sotheby's Impressionist & Modern Art + Modern Renaissance Auctions

The Art Market: Part 1 – Auctions

I made this series of mini-docs with artsy.net and UBS about the contemporary art market. The idea was to tackle a difficult subject and offer a primer on how to begin to understand it. This is part 1, concerning fine art auctions. Edited by Nate DeYoung. The Art Market (in Four Parts) series is owned… Continue reading The Art Market: Part 1 – Auctions

Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi' | 2017 World Auction Record | Christie's

The breathtaking $450 million (including buyer’s premium) sale of Salvator Mundi generates headlines across the world, garlanding a superb week of sales in which nine works realise more than $10 million, a further eight surpass $20 million, and three works fetch over $50 million. An historic season at Christie’s in New York finished on Thursday,… Continue reading Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi' | 2017 World Auction Record | Christie's