MCH Group which owns and operates Art Basel has acquired a majority shareholding in Masterpiece London.
19 February 2017
John Constable’s six-footer masterpiece Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows exhibited 1831 added the iconic rainbow after it was first exhibited, to mark the death of his friend Archdeacon John Fisher in 1832.
One thing the referendum has done is to throw into extremely sharp relief the cultural divide between the metropolis and most of the regions. London has increasingly tended to see itself as a ‘world city’ – a cultural meeting point. The regions want none of this cosmopolitanism. It’s back to Little Britain. Various British organisations […]
Sotheby’s New York will present The Schlumberger Collection this November. The magnificent compendium of Modern and Contemporary masterworks acquired by distinguished collectors and benefactors, Pierre and São Schlumberger brings together over 90 outstanding works from the Twentieth Century with a combined estimate in excess of $85 million and is led by Mark Rothko’s pivotal canvas […]