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.
A new per-carat record price (US$3.6 million) for a diamond was established when Sotheby’s sold a vivid 12.03-carat diamond dubbed “Blue Moon” in Geneva.
The unique Patek Philippe 5016 high complication wristwatch fetched the record $7.3 million price when it went under the hammer in Geneva November 7
One of the lots at the upcoming Naples Winter Wine Festival charity auction will be an opportunity to own the very first North American example of Rolls-Royce’s new luxury convertible.
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.
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A bottle of 1915 Krug champagne has sold for $116,375 in New York.
The rare and stunning Blue Moon diamond is set to sell at auction with an estimated worth of around $55 million.
The famous psychedelic Porsche convertible driven by late singing legend Janis Joplin is going up for sale.
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.
The piano that featured on many of ABBA’s greatest hits is going under the hammer next month in London, auctioneers Sotheby’s said Thursday.
The unique Ferrari is predicted to sell for between $14 million and $16 million.
Two Mercedes-Benz 600 limousines that belonged to Maria Callas are estimated between €60,000 and €100,000 each.
Part of the treasure of the Spanish galleon Nuestra Señora de Atocha, which sank off the Florida coast in 1622, will be auctioned off in New York on Aug. 5.
A bunch of grapes fetched a record one million yen, or approximately $8,200, at an auction in Ishikawa, Japan.
The 1986 Ferrari Testarossa from ‘Miami Vice’ will be auctioned in August.
The 2015 tender, known as the “Connoisseur’s Collection”, comprises 65 diamonds weighing a total of 44.14 carats, including four Fancy Red diamonds.