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The two houses will do almost anything to outmanoeuver each other, and the friction between

Photo courtesy of Sotheby's. Photo courtesy of Sotheby's. Sotheby's is one of two major art auction houses ...

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Auction houses have captivated generations of bidders and onlookers. Whether one has an interest in art or not, Christie's and Sotheby's are two names that ...

Auction Houses Thrived in 2017, in an 18th-Century WayAuction Houses Thrived in 2017, in an 18th-Century Way

Auctioneer and Global President, Jussi Pylkkänen selling Francis Bacon's Study for a Portrait for $49.8 million. Image courtesy of Christie's.

Auction Sales Down at Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips, in a Challenging 2016Auction Sales Down at Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips, in a Challenging ...

Are Auction Guarantees the New Private Sales? Yes, for Art Sellers Who Don't Want to Get Ripped Off


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Inexperienced buyers are recommended to arrive early at an auction and familiarise themselves with the bidding process

The equivalent sales this year have been estimated to raise at least $536 million.CreditChris Melzer/picture-alliance, via dpa, via Associated Press

Christie's auctioneers make a bid for online sales

Dan Colen's Holy Shit and Andy Warhol's Liz #1 (Early Colored ...

Bidding for David Hockney, Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) ,

A quarter of all auction sales were made to first-time art buyers this year. An inside look at Sotheby's and Christie's global quest to identify and recruit ...

Blog neighbour Lee Rosenbaum writes today about increases in premiums Sotheby's auction house, speculating that Christie's will soon follow suit.


The past two weeks have set new world records for Art sales for the major Auction Houses. We shine a light on the greatest moments of the two Art sales ...

Sotheby's profits were dented by a squeeze on both seller and buyer commission charges, as

The 5 Biggest Myths About the Chinese Art Market—and the Inconvenient Realities That May Give Investors Pause

Last year in auctions: America awakes, Hong Kong softens

Christie's and Sotheby's, the two major auction houses, have constantly offered some remarkable works

Laurence Nicolas of Sotheby's © Tolga Akmen for the FT

Michael Jeha, right, the managing director of Christie's Middle East, during an art

Leonardo's Salvator Mundi makes auction history

We will start with a comparison of the three big global auction houses and continue this research in the next days by digging into the numbers of the ...

Going, going, gone: how Sotheby's and Christie's still lose out on big sales | Art and design | The Guardian

Bonhams has not yet cracked the market for the highest-value works of art


Auction Autopsy: Christie's, Sotheby's and Phillips Imp/ Mod and Contemporary Sales

While the general auction market continues to rise in popularity, jewellery sales across two of the largest houses – Christie's and Sotheby's – have ...

Christie's upcoming NYC brokerage has generated virtually no buzz. Here's why the auction house is just fine with that

Editor's Point of View: What Do Christie's and Sotheby's Sacrifice to Win Top Consignments?

In November, two of the biggest auction houses, Christie's and Sotheby's are having their fall auctions on Latin American Art. Click on the link to read ...

An auction in progress at Phillips New York.

The two major auction houses Christie's and Sotheby's both had an extremely strong 2017 with many new records set in the jewellery category, according to ...

After a macher's departure, a CEO switch, and a slip in its dominance, Christie's contemporary seeks a new equilibrium

Roy Lichtenstein's two-sided painted bronze sculpture Woman: Sunlight, Moonlight (1996)

China Guardian Will Hold Hong Kong Auctions At Same Time As Sotheby's In October

A model wears The 'Queen Marie Antoinette's Pearl.'

The "Winston Pink Legacy," an 18.96-carat pink diamond ring was the

Christie's is the only real estate network wholly owned by a market-leading fine art auction house. It was founded in 1995 and boasts the largest network of ...

Editor's Picks: Art

'My Cat Made Me Do It,' and Other Ways People Try to Back Out of Auction Bids

Traditional auctioneers are coming under pressure: Auction Room, Christie's, 1808, by William Henry Pyne

Leonardo da Vinci, Salvator Mundi (circa 1500), sold for a record $430.5

Christie's auction house in New York will put the prized painting under the hammer on Wednesday

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What do auction house private sales mean for collectors and the art market?

There is nothing like working with Christie's, Sotheby's, and other leading auction houses, picking up and shipping artwork from them for our clients.

... that Christie's and Sotheby's, two of the big auction houses in Paris, were having previews this week so we went down to them to see what was on the ...


Over the course of a single week in November 2014, over $1 billion was spent on contemporary art at the three largest auction houses — Christie's, Sotheby's ...


Boutique auction house Phillips hires Sotheby's alum David Norman to compete with larger rivals for market-moving sales

This picture by Jim Henderson represents Sotheby's offce front door in Manhattan in New York City

Episode 1. Sold! Inside the World's Biggest Auction House

René Magritte, Ciel-bouteille, 1940, oil on glass bottle. Estimate £

This MACRO Standard Report illustrates the combined worldwide auction results on an annual basis over the

Compared with the beach a few blocks away, Miami's convention center may not look like much. But for a week each December, the convention center, home to ...

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10 of the Most Epic, Record-Shattering Masterpieces Ever to Sell at Christie's Auction

What to know about Sotheby's and Christie's back-to-back watch auctions in Dubai

"In Equal Measure" by Brian Bigelow.

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The differences between the way Sotheby's and Christie's structure their financing deals are significant, and can affect the way guarantors approach doing ...

When the gavel fell on Salvator Mundi, its guarantor got a payday, too.

'Still Life, Vase with Daisies, and Poppies,' by Vincent Van Gogh. '

Auctions are designed to push bidders' emotional buttons.

The last two weeks were teeming with thrilling art biddings. Within only two days (02/28 and 03/01), they sold artworks with a value of up to £332 million.

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... after Christie's decided to back down from the Indian market. What's the reason behind the polarized decisions made by the two leading auction houses?

Jean-Michel Basquiat's Untitled (1982) sells to Yusaku Maezawa for $110.5m at

Christie's and Sotheby's deepen rivalry ahead of art sales

New York's Spring Art Auctions Have Seen Some Yawns And Some Records : The Two-Way : NPR

Rebecca Wei, president of Christie's Asia, at the auction house's Hong Kong office in

Oliver Barker fields bids for Jenny Saville's 1992 painting Propped, 2018

Auction Analysis: London Post-War & Contemporary Day Auctions – June 2017

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Auction housesHouse pride. The art world is changing faster than Sotheby's and Christie's are ...

The world market for collectible wine at auction continued to accelerate during 2017, reaching a year end total of $336.3 million, an advance of 12.48% over ...


Auctioneer Philipp Wurttemberg at Sotheby's on September 20, 2016 in Paris, France. Photo by Antoine Antoniol/Getty Images for Sotheby's.

Sotheby's And Christie's, Despite Record Sales, Aren't Fooling Buyers Anymore

Comparative Analysis — London Post-War & Contemporary Art and Evening Sales — Christie's,

Sotheby's, Christie's Art Auction Rivalry Heats Up