TITLE

End of an Era

AUTHOR(S)
TULLY, JUDD
PUB. DATE
February 2015
SOURCE
Blouin Art + Auction;Feb2015, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the departure of the chief executive officers (CEOs) of auction houses Christie's and Sotheby's, Steven Murphy and William Ruprecht respectively. The author discusses a 2000 price-fixing scandal that forced the departure of previous CEOs Christopher Davidge and Diana Brooks, explores the role of investor Daniel Loeb in the outing of Ruprecht, and announces Christie's chairman Patricia Barbizet has been promoted to the CEO position.
ACCESSION #
101654588

 

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