Swann Auction Galleries

Buyer's Guide

How to buy a...Charles White

He chronicled the African American experience when white male abstraction ruled. Now record prices for his work are frequently reset


Swann Auction Galleries joins in Stonewall celebrations with its first Pride sale

Salesroom hopes that capitalising on the trend for curated auctions will help to generate a renaissance in an underserved market

Object lessons

Object lessons: from a heart-shaped meteorite to a censored image of Joséphine Baker

Our highlights of works being sold over the next fortnight

African American art

Swann advocates African-American art in new sale

Auction house combines blue-chip works and those priced to entice new collectors

Art market

“The photography market in the future lies with collectors who can spend $10,000”

Photography sales on a high with prices continuously increasing