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Beatles concert poster from 1966 sold at Dallas auction house sets a new high

20 April 2022

A bright yellow poster promoting the Beatles’ August 23, 1966, concert at New York’s Shea Stadium has sold for a record $220,000 (£169,400) at the Heritage auction in Dallas.

Christopher Butterworth shop

Let there be light and music – two sales from well-known dealers come to auction this week

19 April 2022

Items from Pimlico Road dealer Christopher Butterworth and LAPADA dealer Tony Bingham are coming to auction in London and Essex.


An Arts & Crafts light fitting and a Michael Caine poster are among five lots to watch this week

18 April 2022

With estimates from £300-12,000, here are five previews of upcoming items.

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Top stories this week – including news of a Michelangelo drawing on offer at Christie’s

17 April 2022

The most popular stories on this website over the last week included news of a sketch of a male nude by Michelangelo (1475-1564) being offered at Christie’s next month.

Hogarth's Walpole

Public appeal saves Hogarth portrait of Horace Walpole for his home Strawberry Hill

16 April 2022

The funds necessary to keep a portrait of Horace Walpole on display at his former home Strawberry Hill have been raised following a public appeal.

Windsor chairs

18th century Windsor chairs star in our pick of five auction highlights

15 April 2022

ATG’s weekly selection of items that caught bidders’ eyes includes a pair of Windsor chairs painted with two noble coats of arms.

L&T London

New hires and promotions including at Lyon & Turnbull and Duke’s

14 April 2022

The latest Movers & Shakers updates across the world of art and antiques.