Auctions

Mark your calendars! Stay informed of the main upcoming auctions in the art world.

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Michel ange, schéma, 16e siècle Photo AFP - ANGELA WEISS
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For sale: a Michelangelo at a low price?

A Michelangelo for sale, estimated at only €10,000? You do not dream ! Only, it's not a painting...

René Magritte, L'ami intime, DACS 2024
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A Magritte masterpiece put up for auction

On March 7, The Intimate Friend, a famous masterpiece by Magritte, will be auctioned by Christie's in London.

David Hockney, California, 1965, © Christie’s
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A splashy David Hockney on sale!

This March 7, 2024, the sale of California by David Hockney, a major figure in Pop Art, risks making noise!

Pablo Picasso, Le déjeuner sur l'herbe, pastel sur toile, Exécuté à Mougins le 27 juillet 1961.
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A Picasso-style lunch on the grass for sale

On March 7, 2024, a version of Déjeuner sur l'herbe by Picasso will be auctioned in London. The drawing is estimated between €350,000 and €585,000.

Rosa Bonheur, Étude pour l'Émigration des bisons, fin XIXe © Christie’s
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A Rosa Bonheur for sale in Paris

The Study for the Emigration of the Bison. drawing by Rosa Bonheur, will go under the hammer this March 20, 2024 in Paris.

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A marvel of Francis Bacon for sale

Francis Bacon's immense and poignant work "Landscape near Malabata, Tangier" is on sale on March 7, 2024 in London by Sotheby's.

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A magnificent Signac for sale in March

On March 6, 2024, the sumptuous “Saint-Tropez. Le rayon verte” by Fauve Signac will be put on sale in London.

Gustav Klimt, Le Portrait de Mademoiselle Lieser (détail) © Roland Schlager - APA - Afp
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A portrait of Klimt reappeared for sale!

It had not been seen since 1925! The “Portrait of Mademoiselle Lieser”, painted by Gustav Klimt in 1917, was found in Austria on January 25, 2024.

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The auction of the iconic Elton John collection

Rockstar Elton John, also a glutton for contemporary art, is selling at auction his collection which was lying dormant in his residence in Atlanta.

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The only Beatles painting sold at auction

This February 1, 2024, the only painting ever painted by the Beatles was sold at auction by Christie's for €1,744,000!

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The record sale of a copy of Spider-Man

A copy of Spiderman from 1963 sold for a record price at an auction in Dallas.

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Jordan Belfort's car from The Wolf of Wall Street sold for more than 1,500,000 euros at auction!

Sotheby's, New York
December 8, 2023

On December 8, Sobethy's put on sale the iconic Lamborghini of Jordan Belfort, a character played by Leonardo Di Caprio in The Wolf of Wall Street.

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The original cover design for Asterix and Cleopatra ultimately failed to find a buyer at auction...

After the complaint for receiving stolen goods filed by the daughter of the designer Albert Uderzo, the cover of Asterix and Cleopatra ultimately did not find a buyer...

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A Fragonard masterpiece sold for nearly 6 million euros at auction in Paris!

Artcurial, Paris
November 22, 2023

Artcurial has put old master paintings up for sale, including a masterpiece by Fragonard, which sold for several million euros at auction!

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A Napoleon hat sold for 2 million euros

Ozenet
November 19, 2023

The Ozenet auction house, which sold this Sunday, November 19, a collection of objects that belonged to Napoleon, sold one of its hats for 2 million euros

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Gerhard Richter star of an auction in New York

Phillips, New York
November 14, 2023

A huge painting from Gerhard Richter's Abstraktes Bild series sold at auction in New York for $37.8 million! 2nd record for Philips!

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A Titanic menu sold for more than $100,000 at auction

More than a century after the sinking of the Titanic, collectors are ready to spend fortunes to own even the slightest vestige of the ship.

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C3PO's helmet sold for more than $850,000 at auction

That fans can be passionate. And as proof, accessories linked to many cult films have been snapped up at auction in recent days.

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But how much does this “priceless” work by Joan Miró cost?

Christie's Paris
October 20, 2023

A sale intended for the wealthy. An exceptional painting by Joan Miró from the legendary Colombe d’Or collection will be up for auction this fall.

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A Mirò at a low price at auction in Paris

Bonham's, Paris
December 5, 2023

After his breakthrough at the end of October with a painting that fetched an astronomical sum, the Spanish painter is once again the subject of a sale in the capital.

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Napoleon's Legion of Honor for sale at auction

Hotel Drouot
November 24, 2023

Million is auctioning off an object steeped in history: the Legion of Honor of Emperor Napoleon I, which he wore throughout his reign.

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A 50 million Cézanne auctioned in New York

Christie's, New York
November 9, 2023

As part of its end-of-year sale, Christie's is putting on sale numerous masterpieces of modern art, including this Cézanne, estimated at more than 50 million.

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Historic sale for a Picasso painting which fetches 140 million at auction in New York!

Sotheby's is auctioning Emily Fisher Landau's rich collection. Among the lots, The Woman with the Watch, a painting by Picasso estimated at 120 million euros.

Rembrandt, l'Adoration des mages, 1628
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A Rembrandt painting estimated at 10,000 euros could soon sell for more than 17 million euros!

Sotheby's, London
December 6, 2023

Estimated at 10,000 euros in 2021, Rembrandt's Adoration of the Magi will be auctioned on December 6 for more than 17 million euros!

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The Lalanne couple's last pieces sold at auction in Paris

Sotheby's Paris
October 4, 2023

After a historic sale in 2019, Sotheby's will present the latest pieces from the collection of the couple Claude and François-Xavier Lalanne.

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The collection of Roger Moore aka James Bond was put up for auction in London

Bonham's London
October 4, 2023

A sale that will give your charisma a boost: the collection of outfits and accessories worn by actor Roger Moore is looking for a buyer.

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Artist jewelry at auction in Paris

Bonham's Paris
September 28, 2023

Tired of your traditional pendants and rings? Numerous pieces of jewelry designed by the greatest contemporary artists will be on sale at Bonhams.

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David Hockney's work at auction in London

Philips London
September 20, 2023

David Hockney at auction again! At the start of the school year, the drawings of the most expensive living painter in the world go under the hammer of the Philips house in London

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the work of Georges Mathieu, the father of lyrical abstraction, at auction in Paris

Aguttes, Paris
September 14, 2023

Georges Mathieu's dark exile mourned in blood-red bursts will soon be on sale. Will the father of lyrical abstraction break a new record?

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SURREALIST! 1 million dollars for Lady Diana's iconic sheepskin sweater

Sotheby's New York
From August 31 to September 14, 2023

Need a sweater to keep you warm this winter? What if you bought the one worn by Lady Diana, the princess of the English royal family?

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Freddie Mercury's collection soon to be auctioned

The British pop legend's collection, comprising more than 1,500 works, will be auctioned in London between September 6 and 13.

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Renoir boudé par les acheteurs, Baya célébrée chez Aguttes

Aguttes
20 avril 2023

La vente Art impressionniste & moderne s'est révélée pleine de surprises ce jeudi 20 avril 2023 chez Aguttes ! Découvrez les résultats.

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Vasarely ensorcèle une vente Tajan avec ses illusions d'optique

Tajan, Paris
Le 7 juin 2023

Pour cette vente dédiée à l’Art Contemporain, la maison Tajan convoque les créateurs d’illusions d’optique, comme le pionnier Victor Vasarely