Ghislaine Maxwell at an event in New York in 2013. File photograph: by Laura Cavanaugh/Getty Images

Shortly after Ghislaine Maxwell arrived in New York from England in the early 1990s, she was looking for a new start. She had just lost her father, a (...)

Adelle Hughes, associate director at Whyte’s Auctioneers. “Buy the best you can afford instead of mediocre examples by several artists”

Buying the work of a young, up-and-coming artist could prove to be a good long-term investment but picking a winner is like predicting the Grand Natio(...)

As a Sotheby’s Specialist, I am involved in sourcing high quality sculptures for our auctions in London

Who? Christopher Mason is a Deputy Director, Head of Auction Sales, Specialist, European Sculpture and Works of Art, Sotheby’s, London. Sotheby’s, f(...)

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In recent years, sculpture consigned from Ireland to auction at Sotheby’s in London has achieved some remarkable prices. The latest success story unfo(...)

A marble bust of Homer by Francis Harwood, previously the property of a parish priest of Kilcullen, has an estimate of between £70,000 and £100,000 at Sotheby’s London

Sotheby’s has announced that another important piece of antique sculpture, “discovered in Ireland” is to be auctioned in London. Sotheby’s representat(...)

A Dublin art collector is the recipient of the latest – and most unexpected – auction windfall. Sotheby’s in London has revealed that a wooden “corpus(...)