The excitement of a new exhibition is rivaled only by the preparations: the magic moment a crate is opened to reveal a painting that may not have been seen for decades; the flurry of activity as an empty space is transformed into a gallery of masterworks that tell a story. Ahead of our London presale show, photographers captured the installation of artworks by the world’s favourites. Click the slideshow to go behind the scenes, then visit our galleries to see the final results.
Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale
3 February | London
Picasso in Private Works from the Collection of Marina Picasso
5 February | London
Contemporary Art Evening Auction
10 February | London
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