Fine Arts /

Expect the unexpected

Expect the unexpected

A recent valuation at Sheppards unearthed a highly valuable Chinese jar, but next week’s sale has a collection of unusual treasures at all price points

Painter Johnston gets risky in the jar

Painter Johnston gets risky in the jar

Object of desire

Object of desire

Events calendar

Events calendar

Events calendar and auction results & valuations

Events calendar and auction results & valuations

Say it with silver

Say it with silver

Home is where the art is

Home is where the art is

Adam’s latest At Home sale features a beguiling array of vintage furniture, buried Egyptian treasures and Chinese antiques

The Bauhaus always wins

The Bauhaus always wins

With stark lines and elegant utilitarianism, Walter Gropius’s unified design movement still shapes the form of things today

Vases, jade and birdcage clock lead Far Eastern collection sale

Vases, jade and birdcage clock lead Far Eastern collection sale

Events calendar & Auction Results

Events calendar & Auction Results

Events calendar

Events calendar

Sifting through the Mee decades

Sifting through the Mee decades

Pulsating portraits by Clarke and Orpen

Pulsating portraits by Clarke and Orpen

Crack the decor code

Crack the decor code

There are plenty of vintage classics and quirky pieces at the vendor’s latest sale - but steer clear of the snakeskin basket

From hermit to highly acclaimed art historian: remembering Sister Wendy Beckett (1930-2018)

From hermit to highly acclaimed art historian: remembering Sister Wendy Beckett (1930-2018)

A meeting – almost 25 years ago – with the then 64-year-old nun, celebrated BBC art critic and historian took Ros Drinkwater on a trip she hadn’t anticipated