Earl of Devon auctions £1.5m of family heirlooms to pay debt

Earl of Devon auctions £1.5m of family heirlooms to pay debt

Silver, antiques and furniture sale 'will be unmissable for devotees of the English country house,' says Sotheby's
£3m Magritte painting stolen

£3m Magritte painting stolen

Surrealist's painting taken whilst museum staff held at gunpoint
Chinese art sales are a 'bull market'

Chinese art sales are a 'bull market'

Items are selling for over 100 times their estimate thanks to passionate Asian buyers...
Iranian art to auction at Bonhams

Iranian art to auction at Bonhams

Sale will include 64 works from the biggest names in Arab, Iranian, Indian and Pakistani art
Previously unseen Warhol art on show

Previously unseen Warhol art on show

The 'most important art show of the season' includes exclusive and personal works from the artist's later years
Maori artefacts to sell for $150k

Maori artefacts to sell for $150k

'Few collections of this quality come on to the market,' says New Zealand museum expert
Yves Saint Laurent's villa to auction at Christie's

Yves Saint Laurent's villa to auction at Christie's

This home is a collaboration between two of the great French aesthetes of the 20th century
£25m Rembrandt masterpiece

£25m Rembrandt masterpiece

All eyes will be on this painting - its sale will help determine the current state of the art market
Bankrupt airline has $1.5m art sale

Bankrupt airline has $1.5m art sale

Collection of 1950s-'60s Italian modern art includes works on paper by Alberto Burri and Lucio Fontana
Artist's sketchbook fetches £380K

Artist's sketchbook fetches £380K

Collection capturing European cities sells in London, smashing pre-auction estimate
Art auctioned for South African causes

Art auctioned for South African causes

British and South African artists are offering their work up for a charity auction
Reclusive ex-schoolteacher's house of wonders

Reclusive ex-schoolteacher's house of wonders

Derbyshire family home was filled with historic pieces

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