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The National Gallery in London paid about $4.8 million for a work by a 17th-century female artist, but pieces by male artists of the 19th century are out of fashion.
Auction houses and fairs are looking for ways to make pre-20th-century art exciting and accessible in the digital age.
All but one of the 75 lots offered in evening contemporary art sales at Sotheby’s and Phillips found a buyer.
Standout lots were few and far between at sales of Impressionist and modern works that finished 22 percent down compared with last year.
The Abstract Expressionist painter Joan Mitchell is the star of the bellwether fair’s investment-conscious market.
Investors have shied away as an asset class. But new technology could make it a better bet.
The internet is transforming the rare book trade. It’s just doing it very slowly.
Museums have been re-evaluating their collections to give more prominence to works by black artists. Recent sales in New York show the market is following.
On Thursday, buyers were looking for works fresh to the market from long-term collections, rather than resales.