27 June 2019

Christie’s Contemporary Evening Auction Sees Cecily Brown, Dubuffet and Basquiat Soar

The London Summer Art week which includes Contemporary auctions at both Christie’s and Sotheby’s, Masterpiece London the art fair recently acquired by Art Basel as well a Olympia and newcomer FairForSaatchi is well on the way.

16 May 2013


Christie’s Record-Breaker For Post War And Contemporary Art Sale

Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Art evening sale in New York achieved the highest total for such a sale, in auction history, a staggering  $495,021,500 (£326,714,190/ €386,116,770) on 15 May. A remarkably strong sell-through rate of 94% by value and by lot helped to propel the sales success.  Bidders from around the world competed for an […]

13 June 2012


Christie’s Contemporary Art Evening to Open Up June Auction Season

On the evening of the 27 of June Christie’s will feature a plethora of amazing artists and sell above and beyond what many expect to be a dim display given the deepening global financial woes. The event offered at Christie’s will showcase the works of the best contemporary artists to have exhibited following the war, […]