News in Brief


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News In Brief – the Bodleian Libraries' purchase of a rare late medieval book chest

28 January 2019

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including the Bodleian Libraries' purchase of a rare 15th century French Gothic coffer.

News In Brief – including Defra's notice for CITES object in the event of No deal Brexit

21 January 2019

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including Defra's notice regarding the movement of CITES-listed natural history items in the event of a No deal Brexit,

News In Brief – including Defra's survey to gauge impact of ivory ban

14 January 2019

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including news of the launch of Defra survey to gauge the impact of the ivory ban.

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News In Brief – including the launch of a new auction house in Yorkshire

07 January 2019

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including former Thomas Watson Auctioneers director David Elstob launching a new business in North Yorkshire.

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News In Brief – including a report on fakes in the vintage whisky market

21 December 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including a report on fakes in the vintage whisky market.

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Penguin patties and seal cutlets on the menu of the British Antarctic Expedition midwinter feast now up at auction in remarkable archive

17 December 2018

Penguin patties, seal cutlets and roast reindeer - and lots of whisky - were on the menu for a famous midwinter celebration meal, followed by ‘Sledges at 12.30’.

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News In Brief – including an increase in treasure dug up by metal detectorists

17 December 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including the latest figures on the amount of treasure dug up by metal detectorists.

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Make Me A Dealer voiceover to change

10 December 2018

The BBC appears to have listened to the negative reaction from viewers and ATG readers to the voiceover on Paul Martin’s TV show 'Make Me A Dealer'.

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News In Brief – including the sale of a Nevinson study

03 December 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days including the sale of a CRW Nevinson study.

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News In Brief – including Lowry's series-leading racecourse scene

26 November 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including news of the latest series of Modern British art auctions in London which was led by an LS Lowry painting.

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News In Brief – including a David Hockney painting setting a record for a living artist

19 November 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including the auction of David Hockney’s 'Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures)' from 1972 selling at Christie's in New York.

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News In Brief – including Lyon & Turnbull launching whisky auctions

12 November 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including the launch of whisky auctions at Lyon & Turnbull.

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News In Brief – including Sotheby's €27.5m sale of the Pierre Bergé collection

05 November 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including the result of Sotheby's sale in Paris of the contents of homes owned by the late Pierre Bergé (1930-2017).

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News In Brief – including a rare rare miners’ lamp shining brightly in Yorkshire

29 October 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including the sale of a rare miners’ lamp at Paul Beighton’s sale in Thurcroft in South Yorkshire.

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News In Brief - including a promotion at Roseberys and a new Sotheby's retail website

22 October 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including a promotion at Roseberys and a new Sotheby's retail website.

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News In Brief – including a campaign to return a replica of the largest Roman mosaic to where it was made

08 October 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including the launch of a campaign to return a replica of the largest Roman mosaic ever found in Britain.

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News In Brief – including the judge's copy of Lady Chatterley’s Lover coming to auction

01 October 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including the copy of DH Lawrence’s 'Lady Chatterley’s Lover' used by the judge who presided over the 1960 obscenity trial being offered at Sotheby's.

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News In Brief – including a colonial silver teapot donated to a US museum

24 September 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including a colonial silver teapot donated to an American museum.

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News In Brief – including Hansons' sale of a imperial blue and white Chinese Yongzheng dish

17 September 2018

A round-up of art and antiques news from the previous seven days, including the sale of a Chinese dish for £100,000 at Charles Hansons’ London saleroom.

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