These databases are provided via the Sotheby's NY Library for current CGU Art Business students, faculty, and staff on an as-needed basis ONLY. You will receive login information from your course faculty. If you have questions, please contact Jodi James in the Art Business Office.
Fine and Decorative Art Auctions database with over 2.9 million records from over 500 auction houses since 1985. Over half of the records include illustrations. Over 1,000 galleries are featured. The library subscribes to the Price Database only. Market Trends are not covered by the subscription.
Databank of 21 million auction prices and indices, detailed auction results and 309,000 artists. Lists upcoming auctions for over 2900 auction houses. Archive of 270,000 fine art auction catalogues. Artists’ reports, art market key figures and trends by country.
Online access to information from hundreds of auction catalogues. Past Auction Prices includes prices of everything from fine art to film memorabilia with strengths in decorative and applied arts coverage from the past 15 years.
Art Price/Auction Databases -- Non-subscription
These databases do not need a special login to use.
Free resource – students can create their own login and password
Based on the Guides Mayer with over 4.75 million auction sale results for paintings, watercolors, drawings, sculptures, and selected prints & photographs. The Artvalue online database includes over 160,000 artists who have appeared at auction since 1987.