How our specialist tracked down the provenance of this onyx bear, which links British aristocracy to the Vanderbilts
Important pieces, ranging from a silver rhinoceros automaton to a cigarette case made for a tsar, are offered in London on 27 Nove..
A Christie’s expert recounts the four-month journey to trace the provenance of an exceptional Russian icon
From the iconic imperial eggs to its jewellery, flowers, figurines and snuff-boxes, and the distinct styles of its various branche..
Five experts discuss the key figures in Russian art over the past century and more — Malevich, Fabergé, Ovchinnikov, Deineka, Vrub..