Thursday, 12 August 2010

New website

My new website can be found here. Among other things, it contains information on my research and lists media coverage. It will also replace this blog. The end.

Saturday, 6 February 2010

Giacometti breaks record (2)

The video of the auction can be viewed here. "On your marks..."

Jurassic Art reports that Christie's is to sell works from the collection of Michael Crichton, author of Jurassic Park. The collection includes a Flag from Jasper Johns and an impressive oil painting by Picasso.

Giacometti breaks record

One of Alberto Giacometti’s best-loved bronzes, "Walking Man I", broke the world record price for a work of art at auction, selling to an unidentified telephone bidder for $92.5 million, or $104.3 million with fees at Sotheby’s in London on Wednesday night. The previous record was $104.1 million, paid for Picasso’s 1905 "Boy With a Pipe (The Young Apprentice)" at Sotheby’s in New York in 2004.

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