[LONDON] In the first serious test of the top end of the auction market since Brexit, Sotheby's relied heavily on three works that had been looted by the Nazis and restored to the owners' heirs in...

NEW bosses generally bring in their own people. Nevertheless, the art world was surprised to learn on Monday that the new owner of Sotheby's, Patrick Drahi, had named Charles Stewart as his new...

[NEW YORK] New bosses generally bring in their own people. Nevertheless, the art world was surprised to learn on Monday that the new owner of Sotheby's, Patrick Drahi, had named Charles Stewart as...

[LONDON] A Banksy painting depicting the British Parliament populated by chimpanzees smashed the record for the mysterious British street artist on Thursday, fetching nearly £9.9 million pounds,...

[PARIS] Telecom titan Patrick Drahi is buying Sotheby's for US$2.7 billion, taking it private after 31 years as a public company, and placing the world's two leading auction houses under the...

IT sounds like an old joke: How do you pack up, ship and then unfurl a massive - and massively valuable - painting?

MILLENNIALS snapped up US$28 million worth of art inspired by the Simpsons television show, along with skateboarding shoes and cans of spray paint at a Sotheby's auction in Hong Kong as a new...

ON TUESDAY, the first book known to be written about a stock exchange went on sale at Sotheby's Rare Books and Manuscripts online auction, carrying an estimate of US$200,000 to US$300,000....

[NEW YORK] Three moon rocks brought to Earth nearly half a century ago and the only known documented lunar samples in private hands, sold for US$855,000 in New York on Thursday, Sotheby's...

CHRISTIE'S beat out rival Sotheby's in a billion-dollar week for both auction houses, thanks in part to eight-figure sales by bold-faced artists....