Christie's

Last week Christie's and Sotheby's held their Americana Week auctions, featuring a range of folk art, fine furniture, decorative arts, and other treasures. Featured below are highlights of these…

An art dealer in the Hague recently made a once in a lifetime discovery—an original work by the master of Flemish Baroque Peter Paul Rubens. The oil sketch, called The Secular Hierarchy in…

The 19th-century Quaker artist Edward Hicks painted some of American folk art’s most cherished works.

In this film, Christie's Specialist Sallie Glover explains how, in a series of works…

I am a collector in dealer’s clothes.
– Richard L. Feigen

New York – Christie’s announces Property from…

Tiffany lamps never go out of fashion, fetching anywhere from $4,000 to a record $2.8 million. But the most sought after of the delicate art nouveau stained-glass lamps are those bearing a floral…

After several planned unveilings, the owner of the world's most expensive painting, the Louvre Abu Dhabi, has declined to display Salvator Mundi—or even confirm its whereabouts. Art…

“It’s gorgeous,” was all Marilyn Monroe could say when she first set eyes upon the Moon of Baroda; not a heavenly body to rival her own, but a rare 24.04 karat canary yellow diamond. She…

 

Christie's Old Masters specialist Jonquil O’Reilly illuminates the story behind Anthony van Dyck’s sumptuous Portrait of Princess Mary, Daughter of King Charles I of England,…