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Sotheby'sFounded in 1774, Sotheby's is the world’s oldest art auction house. Sales today command record sums for items. Notable sales range from 'Danseuse au Repos' (Degas’ pastel of a ballet dancer) which set the world record for an artist at auction with a price of £17,601,500 ($27,930,020), to John Lennon’s Gallotone ‘Champion’ acoustic guitar which sold for £155,500 ($251,700) at a Rock'n'Roll memorabilia sale. Do bear in mind however that over 80% of the lots sell for under £3000 so even if you just go to watch, it's easy to get caught up in the bidding and overspend.

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No 5 Maddox Street London
London > Apartment > Apartment † from £222† 36% off
5 Maddox Street, W1S | 3 minutes from Sotheby's
Edgy, urban and very hip, these distinguished apartments are a shopper's seventh heaven. Located near Regents Street, Maddox Street is a stylish sanctuary of tranquility offering ... More
Holiday Inn London Mayfair
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £128† 23% off
3 Berkeley Street, W1J | 4 minutes from Sotheby's
Just to the West of theatreland, Mayfair is one of the most exclusive places to live in the world, full of stunning architecture and right next ... More
The Courthouse Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £191† 40% off
19 - 21 Great Marlborough Street, W1F | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
A swimming pool, spa, fitness room and a range of meeting rooms have been sympathetically accommodated within this historic 5-star Soho hotel. A Grade II listed ... More
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Bond Street Antiques Centre
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
124 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Internationally renowned for silver and jewellery, vintage watches and object d’art. 25 dealers offer their finds, including N Bloom & Son - a well known specialist ... More
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Christie's Fine Art Auctioneers
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
8 King Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 9 minutes from Sotheby's
Established in 1776, Christie’s holds sales ranging from Old Masters to the contemporary arts. In 1990 it broke all records with the sale Van Gogh’s Portrait ... More
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Oxo Tower and Gabriel's Wharf
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
Oxo Tower Wharf, Bargehouse Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 30 minutes from Sotheby's
As you stare across the river at this bustling, stylish, multi-faceted venue, it’s hard to believe that this riverside warehouse was once a reprocessing plant for ... More
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Sotheby's
London > Shopping > Antiques
34-35 New Bond Street, Fitzrovia, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Founded in 1774, Sotheby's is the world’s oldest art auction house. Sales today command record sums for items. Notable sales range from 'Danseuse au Repos' ... More
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Smythson
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
40 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Historic, high-end stationers with four Royal Warrants. Grace Kelly, Queen Victoria and Madonna have all visited this traditional, British stationary store, first opened in 1887. Four royal ... More
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Delvaux
London > Shopping > Clothing
36 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Fine luxury leather goods brand... More
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London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 26th September to 2nd November 2019 - Various Times
Sotheby's, 25-28 Old Burlington Street, W1S | 3 minutes from Sotheby's
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London > Events > Concerts †Dates: 22nd, 23rd, 24th and 25th Oct 2019 - 6.30pm
Sotheby's, 8 Argyll Street, W1F | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
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Sotheby's, Burlington House, W1J | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
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London Palladium
London > Entertainment > Theatres
8 Argyll Street, Soho, London W1F | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
For those who owned televisions in the 1950s and 1960s, the London Palladium is quite simply the most famous variety theatre in the world. Stars who ... More
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Regent Street Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
309 Regent Street, Marylebone, London W1B | 6 minutes from Sotheby's
The historic Regent Street Cinema is where the first ever performance of moving images took place. Created by the Lumière brothers, the film was shown as ... More
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Wigmore Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
36 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 7 minutes from Sotheby's
Built by the Bechstein piano company in 1901, this grandiose concert hall is regarded by many as London's best venue for chamber and solo performances. Wigmore ... More
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Halcyon Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
144-146 New Bond Street, W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
One of the largest and most spectacular gallery spaces in London, Halcyon Gallery's magnificent flagship gallery at 144-146 New Bond Street is a five-storey, 12,000 square ... More
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Omer Tiroche Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
21 Conduit Street, W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Mayfair art gallery owned by Omer Tiroche , considered one of London's most exciting young dealers. The focus is on modern, post-war and contemporary ... More
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Victoria Miro Mayfair
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
14 St George Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Three decades after opening her first gallery in Cork Street, Victoria Miro returns to Mayfair to open a third space in October 2013. The gallery, designed ... More
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Sotheby's Cafe
London > Restaurants > Afternoon Tea
34 Bond Street, Fitzrovia, London W1A2AA | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Relax in the sumptous surroundings of the world’s most famous auction house and enjoy good food in a sophisticated setting. The Afternoon Tea menu offers house-blended ... More
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Lucknow 49
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
49 Maddox Street, W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Posh kebabs, fragrant biryanis and dishes based on the beloved food of the Mughal emperors inspire much of the cooking at Lucknow 49, a neighbourhood Indian ... More
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Browns Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
47 Maddox Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
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L'Atelier des Chefs
London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 7 minutes from Sotheby's
Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
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Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
15B Little Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 7 minutes from Sotheby's
Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
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La Cucina Caldesi
London > Education > Cookery Courses
118 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, London W1U | 10 minutes from Sotheby's
The Caldesi family first set up a cooking school in Giancarlo's native Tuscany. His 'Return to Tuscany' was captured by BBC cameras and dished up on ... More
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The House of Elemis
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
2 Lancashire Court, Mayfair, London W1S | 2 minutes from Sotheby's
Following a major redesign, the Elemis flagship spa in Mayfair re-launched as the House of Elemis in 2015. More than just a spa, it's 'a couture ... More
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AllBright Mayfair
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24-26 Maddox Street, W1S | 2 minutes from Sotheby's
Named after the former USA Secretary of State, Madeline Albright, who famously said "There's a special place in hell for women who don't help ... More
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Nyumba
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
6-7 Mount Street, Mayfair, London W1K | 3 minutes from Sotheby's
Presided over by the outrageous, extravagant artist Michael Charalambous, Nyumba is not so much a unisex salon as a place of rest and relaxation, boasting some ... More
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The Only Running Footman
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
5 Charles Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
One of two venues belonging to The Meredith Group who also run The Portman in Portman Village, The Only Running Footman is a popular pub, restaurant ... More
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Punch Bowl
London > Nightlife > Pubs
41 Farm Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 6 minutes from Sotheby's
Famous for its famous owner, the Punch Bowl became a celebrity hang-out when Guy Ritchie split up with Madonna. The director of 'Lock, Stock & Two ... More
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Ye Grapes
London > Nightlife > Pubs
16 Shepherd Market, Mayfair, London W1J | 7 minutes from Sotheby's
Built in 1882 this gorgeous Victorian pub could be the perfect spot for a night out, if you can find it, that is. Very close to ... More
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No. 41
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
41 Conduit Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
No. 41 located at 41 Conduit Street in the heart of Mayfair is a stylish nightclub offering opulent furnishings and a luxurious setting. Innovative cocktails and ... More
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Sketch - The Parlour and East Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
9 Conduit Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 2 minutes from Sotheby's
The Parlour, a restaurant and bar reserved for Sketch members, club nights and private events at night, is decked out in pinks, oranges, vibrant prints and ... More
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Mr Fogg's Residence
London > Nightlife > Bars
15 Bruton Lane, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from Sotheby's
Modelled on the very home that Jules Verne's eccentric Mr Phileas Fogg would have come home to after travelling the world in 80 days, ... More
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Claridge's
London > Business > Venue Hire
Brook Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1K | 3 minutes from Sotheby's
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Royal Academy of Arts
London > Business > Venue Hire
Burlington House, Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
Lord Burlington's spectacular London palace is home to the Royal Academy of Arts, a set of galleries that houses the country's premier art school and a ... More
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Dover Street Restaurant and Bar
London > Business > Venue Hire
8-10 Dover Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1S | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
This long established night spot in Mayfair's Dover Street has been providing Londoners with a sophisticated setting to enjoy food, drink and live entertainment for 30 ... More

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