Rome from Mount Aventine

Turner masterpiece sells for record $47 Million

A major oil painting by J.M.W. Turner sold Wednesday for $47 million at Sotheby’s in London, breaking a previous record for the artist.

Tibetan tapestry

Tibetan tapestry fetches record $45 million in Hong Kong

A 600-year-old Tibetan silk tapestry has set a world record for Chinese art after it was sold for $45 million at a Christie’s auction in Hong Kong.

Napoleon's famed two-cornered hat

South Korean buys Napoleon’s hat for 1.9m euros

One of Napoleon’s famous two-pointed hats was sold to a South Korean collector for 1.9 million euros at auction near Paris on Sunday.

Gold UHD TV

Samsung to auction gold UHDTV for charity

Samsung has created the ultimate luxury gadget: a 78-inch, curved UHD TV set with a gold-painted back.

The Henry Graves Supercomplication handmade watch by Patek Philippe

Swiss Pocket Watch Sells for Record $24 Million

A gold pocket watch made by Patek Philippe for a New York banker in the 1930s has sold for a record $24 million at auction in Geneva.

Pierre Bergé and Yves Saint Laurent in 1992

Pierre Bergé to auction his personal library

Pierre Bergé’s library collection will be auctioned in seven stages at French auction house Drouot starting in December 2015.

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