When Estimates Become Aspirational
Sotheby's Evening sale is another chance for dealers to stock up; Did Tom Hill buy the Caravaggio for the Met?; Sneakers lead the way for art; Shake Shack started as a public art project.
In a Buyer’s Market, Treading Water Can Be a Success
The dealer buying continued in London last night at Sotheby’s where Per Skarstedt bought an important Albert Oehlen self portrait for £6.2m; Andrew Fabricant bought a Christopher Wool and two Stingels (one at Sotheby’s and a second today at Phillips); Timothy Taylor bought a Jenny Saville painting. Tha…