Susan Moore is the art market correspondent and associate editor of Apollo

Lot and his Daughters (1613–14), Peter Paul Rubens

The leading Lot at Christie’s this summer

Rubens’s epic painting of Lot and his Daughters treats a morally ambiguous subject with great artistic subtlety. It’s bound to do well at auction

2 Jun 2016
Golden Hours

‘This is the moment international attitudes to British art should change’

Christie’s celebrates the great tradition of British painting this month

2 Jun 2016

Will Picasso’s Cubist portrait live up to the auction-house hype?

The estimate is far short of the $100m+ prices notched up in recent years – but then this is a Picasso more cerebral than sexy

18 May 2016
Le Bassin aux nymphéas

Mitchell, Monet and the Master of Kasadi come to auction

Bacon, Warhol, Rothko…All the usual big-hitters appear in this month’s blue-chip sales. For the sake of variety, here are a few other highlights

1 May 2016

Jean Nouvel’s oasis of calm in São Paulo

The architect’s first project in São Paulo restores and adds to one of the city’s historical landmarks

15 Apr 2016
Autoportrait, place Vendôme resized (detail; 1932), Bernard Boutet. Courtesy Sotheby's

Sotheby’s sells ‘the handsomest man in Europe’

The elegant Bernard Boutet, medieval chess pieces and a vibrant, miniaturist Madonna feature in our preview of April’s art market

3 Apr 2016

A rare Constable comes to market

A ‘six-footer’ version of Constable’s The Lock has come to market for the first time in 160 years. But who will want to take this monumental painting home?

19 Oct 2015

Jeff Koons takes on the Old Masters in Florence

Koons is nothing if not fearless to invite comparison with the greatest Renaissance artists.

29 Sep 2015

Market Preview: October 2015

Upcoming highlights include the post-war and contemporary auctions around London’s Frieze Week and the launch of Artcurial in Hong Kong

28 Sep 2015

Market Preview: September 2015

Asia Week in New York promises everything from delicate early Chinese wares to an elaborately cast imperial ritual bell

31 Aug 2015

Preview: Parcours des Mondes brings tribal art to Paris

Highlights from the world’s most important commercial tribal art event

27 Aug 2015

Jonathan Ruffer’s grand plans for Auckland Castle

He’s saved the castle’s Zurbarán paintings; now he wants to transform the town into a hub for Spanish art

1 Aug 2015

Market Preview: July/August 2015

A rare work by Lucas Cranach the Elder; a beautiful Bonington, and some exceptional furniture

29 Jun 2015

Market Preview: June 2015

Aboriginal art, Picasso ceramics, Bacon self-portraits and Pre-Raphaelite work

1 Jun 2015

A Fantastical Feast at the Palazzo Pitti

Sugar, starch and a menagerie of animals: the marriage banquet of Maria de’ Medici and Henri IV of France was a sight to behold

9 May 2015

Market Preview: May 2015

Susan Moore previews New York sales in the May issue of Apollo

27 Apr 2015

Market Preview: April 2015

Susan Moore previews upcoming auctions in New York and Hong Kong

30 Mar 2015

TEFAF 2015

It’s all eyes on Maastricht as TEFAF opens for business, bringing together the world’s leading dealers under the roof of the MECC

6 Mar 2015

Market Preview: March 2015

Susan Moore previews New York sales in the March issue of Apollo

2 Mar 2015

Market Preview: February 2015

A Cézanne that once belonged to Samuel Courtauld and one of Monet’s Venetian views come to the block in London this month

2 Feb 2015

Asian Art in London: November Apollo

London’s seminal Asian art initiative embraces the market’s new globalism, but connoisseurship remains at the heart of the event

29 Oct 2014

Biennale des Antiquaires: September Apollo

The Grand Palais plays host this month to another spectacular edition of the grandest fair on the calendar. But is there trouble in Paradise?

7 Sep 2014

Baron Lorne Thyssen-Bornemisza de Kászon: April Apollo

Baron Lorne Thyssen-Bornemisza speaks to Susan Moore about the opening of Kallos Gallery in London and his love of antiquities

11 May 2014

12 Days

‘Rembrandt: The Final Years’, at National Gallery in London and the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, promises to show the artist at his most profound

4 Jan 2014