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Auction Analysis: London Marquee Evening Auctions – Spring 2021

  • Analyst: Lindsay Dewar
  • Pages: 28
  • Access: Analyst

Spring Marquee evening sales in London fall just 14% short of last year’s pre-pandemic total

Spring has brought some positivity to the London art market, with total sales from Sotheby’s, Christie’s and Phillips London Impressionist, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening auctions raising £238.6 million against the total pre-sale estimate of £183.1 million to £264.9 million. Although this was was 13.8% lower than February last year, it was a solid performance considering the challenging situation.

About this report:

This report presents an in-depth comparative analysis of the Impressionist, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary art evening sales at Sotheby’s, Christie’s and Phillips in London in Spring 2021. The analysis also provides analytical tools looking at annual trends between 2012 and 2021.

Who is it for?

This report is popular among dealers, auction houses and collectors, who want to get an in-depth understanding of auction trends in the Impressionist, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary art auction market and follow the performance of the three top auction houses this year.

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