Auction Report June 2023: The Rosenberg Collection


The collection of London-based dealer Norman Rosenberg provided a boost in interest and activity at London’s spring sales, as Kevin MacDonald reports

I have not seen such crowded rooms and international presence at viewings since well before Covid. In addition to increasing ‘normality’, part of the atmosphere was no doubt generated by Ingles & Hayday’s (I&H) sale of the Rosenberg Collection. Moreover there were two Strads for sale in one season, a comparative rarity. Although all sales are online these days, the electronic sale room was buzzing with all the energy of a full house…

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