09. 12. 2013

The Economist Breaks Down the New Chinese Art Market

Christie’s vs the people’s army IN 1779 the estate of Sir Robert Walpole, Britain’s first prime minister, sold an art collection to Catherine the Great. The private sale, which included pieces by Rubens...

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09. 12. 2013

A CULTURE OF BIDDING – Forging an Art Market in China

When the hammer came down at an evening auction during China Guardian’s spring sale in May 2011, “Eagle Standing on a Pine Tree,” a 1946 ink painting by Qi Baishi, one of China’s...

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