Philip Hook

Philip Hook is a board member and senior director of Impressionist and Modern art at Sotheby’s. He has over 40 years’ experience in the art market as an auctioneer and a dealer. His previous acclaimed books include Breakfast at Sotheby’s: An A–Z of the Art World and The Ultimate Trophy: How the Impressionist Painting Conquered the World. He lives in London.

Rogues’ Gallery
The Rise (and Occasional Fall) of Art Dealers, the Hidden Players in the History of Art
Hardcover | $25.95

Insider and acclaimed author Philip Hook pulls back the curtain on the world of art dealers, those hidden players in history who peddled masterpieces to royalty, moguls, and museums. From its beginnings in 15th-century Antwerp to the rich hauteur of … Continue reading