Despite the China market blues, a rare blue diamond and a painting by Chinese master Zhang Daqian broke auction records at Sotheby’s April 5.
Auction season is upon us and Sotheby’s will run three art sales across April featuring contemporary art from Asian artists.
Sotheby’s is set to auction the painting with an estimated value of $22-30 million on May 11
From magnificent jewels in New York to a virtual marketplace for everything, including hand-written lyrics, one sale is by Sotheby’s, the other by Invaluable.
The De Beers Millennium Jewel 4 makes its way to Hong Kong auction
The legacy of the Duchess well-received by buyers
The belongings of the last surviving sister, Deborah Mitford (she of Chatsworth House fame) will be going under hammer at Sotheby’s London in March, 2016.
Reza, whose elite clientele included the ill-fated Dodi al-Fayed and Princess Diana, amassed one of the world’s most impressive collections of gemstones.
On December 17 Christie’s Paris auction house wrapped up an entirely online auction. This is the first time Christie’s Paris has done.
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.
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.
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 Vincent van Gogh painting of an autumnal scene in the south of France has brought in more than $66 million at an auction in New York City.
A “perfect” 100-carat diamond in a classic emerald cut sold for just over $22 million at auction on Tuesday.
Famed auction house Sotheby’s and eBay launched yesterday their new live online auction site, ebay.com/sothebys.
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.