To mark the 40th anniversary of Britain’s game-changing World of Islam Festival exhibitions, Sotheby’s has a week of events covering 1,000 years of art from the Middle East. A unique group of five sales will gather together a distinct range of works from the contemporary to the ancient and will be accompanied by a series of talks and lectures. Click ahead for eleven of the highlights.
Orientalist & Middle Eastern Week
London | 19–21 April