Auctions

Sotheby's teams up with eBay to stream auctions live

Auction house aims to make art accessible to eBay's 145m users

Published online: 14 July 2014

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Duke of Northumberland's family heirlooms head to auction

Roman statue of Aphrodite among items being sold at Sotheby's

Published online: 08 July 2014

London contemporary sales put their best faces forward

Representational works and portraits perform well at Christie’s and Sotheby’s

Published online: 03 July 2014

Phillips organises UK’s first digital art sale

The auction house has partnered with Tumblr and Paddle8

Published online: 01 July 2014

Norwegian art groups appeal sale of country’s only sculpture by Barbara Hepworth

The work made £4.2m at a Christie’s London auction this week to go towards plugging deficit at Kunsthall Stavanger

Published online: 27 June 2014

Magdalene reaches ecstatic heights at auction

A record for the artist Artemisia Gentileschi was made when a rediscovered painting sold for $1.18m in Paris last night

Published online: 27 June 2014

 

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