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  • 30 September 2014  |  Old Masters  |  Article Market Barometer: Old Masters, Fall 2014 The exceptional results of our June Old Master Paintings sale, which produced the highest total ever for a New York June sale in this category ($17,932,000), point to a vibrant market with a particularly healthy appetite for Northern Renaissance and Dutch Golden Age paintings. Similarly robust prices were seen in London in July, where many of the top paintings in the sale soared to achieve new records.
  • 11 June 2014  |  Old Masters  |  Video Gallery Talk: Works by Jacques de Gheyn II Peter Schatborn, Former Head of the Print Room, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, discusses works by Jacques de Gheyn II to be offered in the upcoming sale of The I.Q. van Regteren Altena Collection on 10 July 2014 in London.
  • 7 March 2014  |  Old Masters  |  Article Italy for the Connoisseur The soon-to-be-released 101 Places in Italy, A Private Grand Tour, written by Christie’s very own Deputy Chairman Francis Russell, takes readers through the iconic monuments and lesser-known treasures of Italy’s great art centers, including Milan, Venice, Bologna, Florence, Siena and more. For an unforgettable Italian excursion, here are just a few of his favorite sites.