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The 10 Most Expensive Pieces of Art sold at Auction

Ever wondered what the top 10 most expensive paintings ever sold at auction were? Have you ever wondered how much some paintings actually get sold for at auction?  Million and millions of pounds are spent year on year by the wealthy looking for a sought out piece of artwork. So what is the most expensive piece […]Read More

Stubbs’ Gimcrack on Newmarket Heath to Fetch £20 Million at Christie’s

George Stubbs’ Gimcrack on Newmarket Heath, with a Trainer, a Stable-Lad, and a Jockey is estimated to sell for £20 Million this July 2011 at Christie’s London If Stubbs’ Gimcrack painting sells for over £20 Million at Christie’s this July 5th it will make the painting, one of the five most expensive old masters ever […]Read More

New Bruegel found in Spain

The Wine of Saint Martin’s Day by Bruegel the Elder An unknown Bruegel masterpiece has recently been discovered in Spain.  Owners had brought the painting to Prado art restorers for restoration work when the restorer  discovered Bruegel’s signature. As they are only 40 Bruegel’s in the world, the discovery has created quite a stir in […]Read More