Anthony Thorncroft

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November auctions of Important British Pictures failed to stir collectors leaving slew of unsold lots

Collectors shunned many 18th- and 19th-century works

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British and Irish art sale a subdued affair

Some big collectors have stopped buying and bidders held back

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Auctions

The market for Irish art has matured: collectors are buying more selectively and hunting for bargains

Yeats and Orpen run out of steam

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Cultura Basel

Cultura Basel '03 fair report: Sheikh of Qatar on a shopping spree at a smaller, more focused fair

A successful vernissage shows quantity does not always trump quality