What is the Use of a Book Without Pictures?

Taking our cue from these wise words by Lewis Carroll’s Alice, we explore the work of exceptional European illustrators from the late 19th and early 20th century. Many of the fascinating, fantastical illustrations by these artists can be seen in our upcoming StoryLTD auction of First Editions, Signed and Limited Edition Books.

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Let’s Judge a Book by its Cover

Book jackets and the illustrations on them are often portals to the unknown worlds contained between the pages. We take a look at some compelling covers from our upcoming online auction of First Editions, Signed and Limited Edition Books, which will take place on 25 – 26 June 2019 on StoryLTD.com.

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Passion for Porcelain: The Harish Dhillon Story

The journey of a man who collected exquisite Chinese porcelain artefacts, that feature in Saffronart’s upcoming Asian Art sale.

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Top 6 Online Art Market Trends

The year ahead presents exciting times for the online art market. Last week, Art Tactic and Bermuda-based insurance company Hiscox released their 2017 Online Trade Report, citing an encouraging trend in online art sales. Nearly 758 art buyers and 132 galleries and dealers were surveyed through Art Tactic’s mailing list, Facebook and Twitter for the findings.

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Something Old, Something Older

As the online bids for our Design Sale start pouring in, we present a quick and last look at some of the significant lots in this auction, along with Living Traditions, the concurrent online auction of folk and tribal art. Put together, they form an unusual and charming style of art and decor for the eclectic collector.

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