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Market Analysis | 15 February 2018

Women Surrealists Setting Records

These Artists Were Makers, Not Muses

By Amanda Partridge, specialist, Impressionist and Modern Art, Sotheby’s London

Long considered muses rather than makers, the importance and value of the art produced by…

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Allan's Intro | 15 February 2018

A New Chapter

By Allan Schwartzman, co-founder of AAP & chairman of Sotheby's Global Fine Arts

I can’t talk about much of what I do, since discretion is paramount for many…

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Allan's Intro | 1 February 2018

Leaps of Faith

Looking Back, One Year On

By Allan Schwartzman, co-founder of AAP & chairman of Sotheby's Global Fine Arts

It has been, to my amazement, a year since we launched In Other Words. The…

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Market Analysis | 8 December 2017

Market Report

What Happened on the Fair Floor

By Charlotte Burns, editor of In Other Words

“It’s lunch time on day one and I am talking to you—I shouldn’t be” Dealers…

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Allan's Intro | 8 December 2017

Cracking the Crab—and the Code

Tips for Art Basel Miami Beach

By Allan Schwartzman, co-founder of AAP & chairman of Sotheby's Global Fine Arts

Loose Money What some find distasteful about Art Basel in Miami Beach is also the reason this fair…

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Market Analysis | 22 November 2017

Postwar and Contemporary Auction Analysis

By Charlotte Burns, editor of In Other Words and Allan Schwartzman, co-founder of AAP & chairman of Sotheby's Global Fine Arts

More than ever this season, there was confusion between categories with Christie’s sale of Leonardo’s Salvator…

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Market Analysis | 22 November 2017

Records Set in the Day Sales

By Chelsea Perkins, editorial assistant at AAP

*This article is part of our special auction report, which you can find here $4.1m, George…

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Market Analysis | 22 November 2017

Records Set in the Evening Sales

By Chelsea Perkins, editorial assistant at AAP

$70.1m, Fernand Léger, Contraste de formes (1913), est. in the region of $65m at Christie’s…

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Market Analysis | 22 November 2017

Impressionist and Modern Auction Analysis

By Charlotte Burns, editor of In Other Words and Allan Schwartzman, co-founder of AAP & chairman of Sotheby's Global Fine Arts

More money was spent during last week’s Impressionist and Modern evening sales than ever before….

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| 16 November 2017

Talking Art with Germano Celant and Allan Schwartzman

By Charlotte Burns, editor of In Other Words

From “Poor Art” to politics in art, in this wide-ranging conversation the curator and art…

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