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James Butterwick Wins Avant Garde Defamation Case

James Butterwick Wins Avant Garde Defamation Case

An Italian court has cleared London Russian Art dealer James Butterwick of charges of defamation brought by the organizers of the show, “Avangardie Russe dal Cubofuturismo al Suprematismo’ held in Mantua from 30.11.2013 to 23.2.2014. Read More

Great Road by Isaak Levitan – Sale Announced

Great Road by Isaak Levitan – Sale Announced

We are delighted to announce the sale of The Great Road. Avenue of Birches (1897) by Isaak Levitan. Read More

The International Catalogue Raisonné Association – New Initiative by the Royal Academy of Arts

The International Catalogue Raisonné Association – New Initiative by the Royal Academy of Arts

Fascinating read and a long-awaited initiative from The Royal Academy of Arts in London “In a market blighted by fakes and forgeries, art experts have faced legal action and even death threats for refusing to authenticate works as original.... Read More

Russian Art Week Results and Reflections – November 2019

Russian Art Week Results and Reflections – November 2019

Recent overview of the Russian Art Week auction sales this November by James Butterwick is now published by Russian Art and Culture. Firstly the star of lot of Russian Art Week, the Kliun fizzled and spluttered its way to £4.1 hammer price... Read More

James Butterwick Auction Highlights Review in Russian Arts and Culture Winter Guide

James Butterwick Auction Highlights Review in Russian Arts and Culture Winter Guide

The Russian Art and Culture winter guide is out in time for the Russian Art Week in London that will start on 22 November 2019. James Butterwick is offering an insightful review of the Russian art on sale at Sotheby’s, Christie’s, Macdougall’s, Bonhams... Read More

New office in Mayfair

New office in Mayfair

James Butterwick is moving to the new office in Mayfair. Read More

Lecture: James Butterwick at Cambridge University

Lecture: James Butterwick at Cambridge University

James Butterwick is giving a lecture on ‘Provenance Issues- the mass faking of the Russian Avant- Garde?’ at St. John’s College, Cambridge on Wednesday 20th February. Read More

BIG NEWS FROM LITTLE ROCK. FROM UTOPIA TO TRAGEDY

BIG NEWS FROM LITTLE ROCK. FROM UTOPIA TO TRAGEDY

James Butterwick is announcing the sale of two works to the Arkansas Art Centre Read More