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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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London > Apartment > Apartment   from £150  29% 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
 
 
 
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3 Berkeley Street, W1J | 4 minutes from Sotheby's
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The Courthouse Hotel
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19 - 21 Great Marlborough Street, W1F | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
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Bond Street Antiques Centre
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124 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
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8 King Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 9 minutes from Sotheby's
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40 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
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36 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
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309 Regent Street, Marylebone, London W1B | 6 minutes from Sotheby's
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36 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 7 minutes from Sotheby's
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London > Attractions > Art Galleries
144-146 New Bond Street, W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
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21 Conduit Street, W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
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London > Restaurants > Afternoon Tea
34 Bond Street, Fitzrovia, London W1A2AA | 1 minute from Sotheby's
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47 Maddox Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
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15B Little Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 7 minutes from Sotheby's
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16 Shepherd Market, Mayfair, London W1J | 7 minutes from Sotheby's
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41 Conduit Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
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