An original drawing from the popular Tintin adventure “Explorers on the Moon” sold for a record 1.55 million euros at a Paris Artcurial auction on Saturday.
Earlier this week, a rare blue diamond was sold for $17.1 million during Sotheby’s autumn jewel auctions in Geneva.
A Claude Monet painting, “Meule,” part of his famous grainstack series, sold at auction in New York Wednesday for $81.4 million, a record for the French master.
Willem de Kooning’s “Untitled XXV” was sold late at Christie’s for $66.3 million, a record for a work by the abstract artist and for post-war contemporary art.
For its 250th anniversary, Christie’s presents the first auction sale to celebrate contemporary Asian artists, that will be held in Hong Kong on November 26.
These four homes are amazing propositions, priced out of reach of even the richest. Truly homes for the world’s one percenters, each is a real estate wonder.
Christie’s is cautioning that “selective demand” and the global slump in demand is pushing the auction house to seek more “realistic estimates” on sale items.
One of Claude Monet’s celebrated “Haystack” paintings – estimated at $45 million – is coming up for sale at the Christie’s auction house in New York City.
Christie’s will be bringing a selection of comics and illustrations on a tour before an auction on November 19.
The rare early Michelin Guides will be auctioned at Christie’s Paris in December, including a legendary 1939 edition.
Two thousand bottles of vintage burgundy wine from the Maison Bouchard Pere et Fils were sold at the Hong Kong auction last Saturday.
Vintage wines from Domaine Bouchard Père & Fils are set to go on sale at Christie’s Hong Kong in September.
Stellar auction results from last year and this year continue to inspire confidence in luxury goods but a slowdown is definitely underway.
A defining portrait of England’s queen Elizabeth I has been bought for the nation, auctioneers said Friday.
The actor sold two Basquiat pieces from his art collection at Christie’s June 29 as part of the auction house’s Postwar and Contemporary Art Evening Sale.
A print by one of the prominent artists of the ukiyo-e genre fetches a new record in Paris.
The diamond now holds the record as the most expensive blue diamond to have been sold.
Although this seems timed to take advantage of a major Basquiat auction success and renewed interest in Depp, the auction was apparently long-planned…
It’s a sale we only wish she could critique in her unconventional and honest Joan Rivers way.
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