A Japanese sushi boss shelled out more than $117,000 January 5 for a giant bluefin tuna, raising concerns once more about this threatened species.
Tenacious D, actor Jack Black’s comic rock duo, put some of their stage props on auction December 22 to raise money for victims of the Paris terror attacks.
Expectations were certainly high but by the time the hammer fell on Wednesday night, the Land Rover Defender came through, raising £400,000 (US$598,440)
Indian abstract artist Vasudeo S.Gaitonde is the new record holder at auction. The late artist’s oil painting sold for US$4.4 million.
Ahead of its auction December 16, original Land Rover project engineer Arthur Goddard has given the 2 millionth edition his personal seal of approval.
We wonder if Stephen Colbert picked up anything from this Star Wars-themed Sotheby’s sale that netted more than US500,000.
The world’s most famous psychedelic Porsche is now also the most expensive 356 model. The convertible driven by the late Janis Joplin smashed auction estimates.
Six years after selling off his art collection in a “sale of the century”, the French businessman and philanthropist is putting his library up for sale.
Hong Kong auction houses are feeling upbeat about the upcoming sales season. From rare wines to Chinese paintings and expensive jewels, all the big names are gearing up for sales season.
Auction house Sotheby’s has caused a disturbance in the Force with its upcoming online sale of Stars Wars collectibles on December 11.
An Asian collector splurged nearly US$43 million on an Amadeo Modigliani painting in New York, scooping the top prize in an otherwise lackluster evening sale at Sotheby’s that kicked off the autumn auction season.
A vintage Rolex Submariner that had a starring role in the James Bond movie “Live and Let Die” is set to go under the hammer in Switzerland November 7.
A who’s who of the world’s best-selling artists in 2015, as compiled by our friends at Art Republik
A Ferrari driven by five-time Formula One champion Juan Manuel Fangio, will be auctioned off in New York in December.
The last lunch menu that was saved from the Titanic is being auctioned off at Lion Heart Autographs and is expected to go for $50,000 to $70,000.
Slices from the cakes of five British royal weddings dating back up to 42 years have been put up for auction.
Famed auction house Sotheby’s and eBay launched yesterday their new live online auction site, ebay.com/sothebys.
Christie’s is consolidating its ties with China by opening a grand new home at the Ampire Building, located on Shanghai’s waterfront area, The Bund.
A flawless fancy vivid pink diamond sold for a record US$17.7 million in Hong Kong late Tuesday, Sotheby’s said.
An example of the most famous and sought-after classic cars in the world, the Ferrari 250 GTO, is being sold at auction on August 14.