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Top stories this week – including news of a collection re-emerging after being stored away in the 1920s

10 April 2022

The most popular stories on this website over the last week included news of a private collection of Tudor, Stuart and early Georgian material being recently rediscovered by the owner’s family.

Company School painting of a monkey

Top-selling Company School painting of a monkey stars in our pick of six auction highlights sold this week

08 April 2022

ATG’s weekly selection of items that caught bidders’ eyes includes a striking 18th century Indian miniature of a monkey that made over five-times estimate in South London.

Michelangelo drawing at Christies

Christie’s to offer Michelangelo drawing after French export block removed

07 April 2022

A Michelangelo (1475-1564) drawing previously declared a ‘National Treasure’ in France will be offered at Christie’s following the expiry of its export block.

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Plea to help find 25 stolen antique carpets after theft in Farnham

06 April 2022

The art and antiques sector has been asked to look out for carpets stolen from Farnham Antique Carpets last week.

Cezanne picture

UK buyers sought for £10m Cézanne and £11m Bernardo Bellotto which have been barred from export

05 April 2022

Two European pictures have been temporarily stopped from being exported from the UK in the hope buyers can be found to keep them in the country.

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A collection of decoy pigeons and a Great Exhibition piano are among seven lots to watch

04 April 2022

With estimates from £150-5000, here are seven previews of upcoming items.

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Top stories this week – including news of a Japanese folding screen flying over estimate

03 April 2022

The most popular stories on this website over the last week included news of a rare four-panel folding screen by Nishimura Sozaemon selling for more than seven-times estimate.