Christies

1,000-year-old Bible returns to Greece after being looted during WWI

Thu, 25 Aug 2022 - 11:00 GMT

The Bible was looted from a Greek monastery in World War I and was acquired by the museum via a Christie's auction in 2011.

Mahmoud Said’s painting 'Dervishes' holds its position as most expensive in Middle East

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 11:32 GMT

In April 2010, Christie's Auctions sold the "Dervishes" for $2.434 million.

Pioneers of Egyptian plastic art: luminous signs in the global auction market

Tue, 22 Mar 2022 - 11:57 GMT

Their paintings have registered sales at high prices and are well appreciated by international auctions during the past years.

David Hockney painting by Lucian Freud sold for £15 M at Sotheby's in London

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 - 01:14 GMT

The painting has not been seen in public since it was shown at the National Portrait Gallery in 2012.

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