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Resuming Operations

Major auction houses have more or less resumed their pre-pandemic calendars, albeit with downsized sale series in favor of boosted online offerings. Uneven results for marquee auctions in March and April point to the market’s continued volatility.

New York

FN SOUZAFamily1946, oil on card laid on board, 68.7 × 101.6 cm. Courtesy Christie’s New York.

The spring marathon of sales and events for New York’s Asia Week returned in March. Sotheby’s New York held a smaller-than-usual series (March 11–24), with three live and one online sales spanning antiques and modern and contemporary Asian art.

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