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  • 15 July 2014  |  Fine Art - Other  |  Video Out of the Ordinary 2014 The increasing global demand from collectors of the unusual and eclectic calls for the highly acclaimed Out of the Ordinary sale to be complemented by an online auction. This curated selection offers a further opportunity to acquire the unique and novel. Bidding online is simple and convenient, just sign up and bid between 27 August and 10 September.
  • 9 July 2014  |  Books  |  Article Yates, Thompson and Bright: A Family of Bibliophiles A handful of unknown, rare and largely forgotten texts has been uncovered by specialists at Christie’s cataloguing a library formed by three generations of a prominent English family. Stored in the principal rooms of a grand country house, the 375 lots were acquired by successive generations of the Bright, Thompson and Yates Families from the start of the 1800s until the 1940s.