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Finally A Diagnosis!

So….I went to Christies the other week and I was armed with questions this time!

My consultant came in and did the usual check and was asking if everything was ok. 661 more words

Post Surgery

Christie’s contemporary art sale achieves $745 million in one evening

Here is one way of looking at Christie’s recent, record-breaking sale of post-war and contemporary art, which in one evening racked up $745 million (approximately £444 million) – it absolutely thumped the auction house’s impressionist bonanza. 428 more words

Art

Picture This XXXII

“Yes…I’ll have a pound of glue please, and one of your finest four-foot long, 3-1/2″ wide London-pattern in-cannel gouges.”

Lot 166 in Christie’s Out of The Ordinary Sale… 20 more words

Auction Alerts

THE ART OF THE HORSE PRIVATE SALES EXHIBITION

EQUESTRIAN ART ACROSS THE AGES
SHANGHAI 21-30 October 2014
HONG KONG 21-25 November 2014

Shanghai / Hong Kong – Christie’s is proud to announce The Art of the Horse, a ground-breaking cross-departmental private sales exhibition to be showcased in Shanghai and Hong Kong this fall at the culmination of the Chinese Year of the Horse. 132 more words

Art

portrait of adele bloch-bauer i

Buckle up because I’m about to connect Gustav Klimt to Brandon Boyd of Incubus. Let it be known that I loved Incubus in high school. I mean, gauged my ears, wore Chuck Taylors, dreamt of koi tattoos, … 141 more words

Art

The Art Market Bubble

In April 2014, famous short-seller Jim Chanos appeared on CNBC to make the case for shorting Sotheby’s in an article titled “Sotheby’s? The best indicator you’ve never heard of”: 2,075 more words