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AO Auction Results – New York: Sotheby’s Impressionist and Modern Evening Sale, May 14th, 2018

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

NYT Reports on Dispute Over Price Basquiat at Sotheby’s

Saturday, May 5th, 2018

NYT Profiles Sotheby’s Scientific Research Department

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

Jacob Ochtervelt Painting Formerly Looted by Nazis to Go to Auction at Sotheby’s

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

David Hockney Work Looks to Top Record at Sotheby’s New York Next Week

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

Sotheby’s to Reset Modigliani Auction Record with Massive $150 Million Estimate this May

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

$30 Million Pollock at Sotheby’s for May Sale in New York

Friday, March 30th, 2018

AO Auction Results – London: Sotheby’s Contemporary Sale, March 7th, 2018

Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Pablo Picasso’s ‘Le Repos’ Heads to Sotheby’s New York This May

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

AO Auction Results – London: Sotheby’s Impressionist and Modern Evening Sale, February 28th, 2018

Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Sotheby’s Sues Collector Over Unpaid Bill on Haring Masterpiece

Friday, February 9th, 2018

Sotheby’s Leads Spring Sales in London with £14 Million Picasso

Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

AO Auction Results – New York: Sotheby’s Contemporary Evening Sale, November 16th, 2017

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

AO Auction Results – New York: Sotheby’s Impressionist and Modern Evening Sale, November 14th, 2017

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Sotheby’s Posts $23.5 Million Loss in Third Quarter

Monday, November 6th, 2017

Repatriated Brazilian Collection to Go on Sale at Sotheby’s Next Month

Monday, October 30th, 2017

Francis Bacon Triptych Hits Auction Block at Sotheby’s New York

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

Sotheby’s has Seminal Alberto Burri Work for November Sale in New York

Friday, October 6th, 2017

AO Auction Recap – London: Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Sale, October 5th, 2017

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Roy Lichtenstein’s ‘Female Head’ Heads to Sotheby’s in New York for First Ever Auction Test

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Yoko Ono’s Jean-Michel Basquiat Painting to Sell at Sotheby’s in New York This November

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Sotheby’s to Sell Works from Estate of Painter Howard Hodgkin

Monday, September 11th, 2017

Sotheby’s Facing Increased Competition from China Guardian as Chinese Auction House Expands

Friday, August 11th, 2017

Sotheby’s Earnings Down 14% in Q2

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017
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German Lost Art Plans New Guidelines for Project Funding

May 25th, 2018

Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I, by Gustav Klimt, via Market WatchThe German Lost Art Foundation will begin developing guidelines for funding projects in provenance research for museums, collections and basic research, the Washington Post reports. The funding continues the organization’s attempts to provide restitution support for lost and looted art pieces.
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The Guardian Spotlights New Performance Piece at CERN

May 25th, 2018

Haroon Mirza and Gaika, via The GuardianThe Guardian spotlights an ambitious and expansive body of performance works set to take place at the CERN Large Hadron Collider, organized by a group of artists including Jack Jelfs and Haroon Mirza. “It’s like the way people look at Stonehenge,” says the DJ Elijah, who is part of the project. “That could be like Cern 1,000 years in the future – maybe not even that far ahead. ‘Why were people smashing particles together to work out how the universe started?’ This is the biggest machine ever created, maybe nothing will ever be bigger. So it might be seen as a ritual site.”
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Accademia Carrara in Bergamo Discovers $30 Million Mantegna in Storage

May 25th, 2018

Mantegna, via Washington PostA painting that sat for more than 100 years in the basement of the Accademia Carrara in Bergamo will be credited as a work by master Andrea Mantegna, placing its value at around $30 million. “It’s a wonderful surprise,” says Dr.Keith Christiansen, John Pope-Hennessy Chairman of the Department of European Paintings at the Met. “An absolutely top-quality work by one of the defining artists of the early Renaissance.”
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