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She's 'The World's Most Popular Artist'—But Can Sotheby's Get $7M for This?

It is called Interminable Net #3, and the eight-year-long wait to get it to the auction block was interminable, at least for Sotheby’s executives and art specialists. 859 more words

Chief Walking Buffalo art donated to Banff museum

BANFF — A portrait of Chief Walking Buffalo has found a home at the Luxton Home Museum in Banff after it was donated by a Calgary family. 391 more words

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Amin Jaffer selects Holi Festival and Blue City by Steve McCurry

Holi Festival (1983)
By Steve McCurry
Digital C-type print, printed 2015; from an edition of 30
Dimensions: 51 x 61 centimetres (20 x 24 inches); excluding frame… 279 more words


Passion Penned: At Auction, Frida Kahlo's Intimate Love Letters of an Illicit Affair

“My Bartoli…I don’t know how to write love letters.  But I wanted to tell you that my whole being opened for you. Since I fell in love with you everything is transformed and is full of beauty…. 571 more words

Amin Jaffer Selects A German Gilt-Metal And Ebony Lion Clock

A German Gilt-Metal And Ebony Striking And Automaton Lion Clock
(Circa 1630)
By David Bushmann
Dimensions: 22 x 28 x 16 centimetres (8.75 x 11 x 6.25 inches) 258 more words


Amin Jaffer Selects Babel By Ayman Baalbaki

Babel (2005)
By Ayman Baalbaki
Estimated price: $150,000-200,000
Price realised: 485,000
Dimensions: 260 x 200 centimetres (102.375 x 78.75 inches)

This March, Christie’s Dubai will present 14 works from one of the most renowned private collections of Lebanese Art – The Mokbel Art Collection – a project dedicated to endorsing Lebanese Art, showcasing the richness of Lebanese cultural heritage throughout the Middle East and beyond. 214 more words


Yamini Mehta selects Untitled (Green Landscape) by Francis Newton Souza

Untitled (Green Landscape)
By Francis Newton Souza (1924-2002)
Signed and dated ‘Souza 64’ (upper left)
Bears the Grosvenor Gallery label on reverse
Dimensions: 87.6 x 100.3 centimetres (34.5 x 39.5 inches) 239 more words