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Rediscovered Francis Bacon Portraits sell for £30 Million!

Back in April two self portraits completed by notable artist Francis Bacon were rediscovered in a private art collection. Although experts knew of the existence of the paintings, no one knew who had bought them so it was a brilliant disco very when the works were found! 252 mots de plus


Napoleon Family Heirloom Heads to Auction for the 200th Anniversary of Waterloo

On July 8, Sotheby’s will hold the « Treasures » sale, featuring 47 lots, including one of the most significant Napoleonic relics ever to hit the auction block: … 359 mots de plus

Hawaii Sotheby's to sponsor major Honolulu Art Exhibition July 2015 - January 2016

Fortunate not to have only been born and raised here in Hawaii I have been surrounded my entire life with opportunities to visit art exhibits at the Honolulu Museum of Art a.k.a. 152 mots de plus

Sotheby’s Drubs Christie’s in London Contemporary Sales

Sotheby’s had its best Contemporary European sale ever this week, outpacing Christie’s with over $230 million (£148 million) in combined sales.

The house was aptly led by an early hand-painted Andy Warhol « Dollar Bill » painting, which blew past it’s $20 million to $28 million (£13 to £18 million) estimate and sold for more than $32 million (nearly £21 million) at the sales July 1 and 2. 367 mots de plus

Sotheby’s to Revive Annual Irish Art Auction

In 1955, Sotheby’s became the first international auction house to offer Irish art. In response to growing interest from collectors across Ireland and around the world, the organization recently chose to relaunch its annual sale dedicated to pieces by Irish artists. 165 mots de plus

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Sotheby's makes a killing then sacks cleaners demanding living wage

Last night Sotheby’s in London made an absolute killing. The media is awash with articles about the amazing success of rich people being able to outbid each other for fantastic pieces of art. 102 mots de plus

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