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.
A flawless fancy vivid pink diamond sold for a record US$17.7 million in Hong Kong late Tuesday, Sotheby’s said.
The world’s most famous watch will return to the auction block as the centerpiece of Sotheby’s Geneva sale of Important Watches November 14.
An Andy Warhol self-portrait done a year before the pop artist’s death was auctioned by Sotheby’s on Wednesday for more than 30 million dollars.
The 100.09-carat “Graff Vivid Yellow” diamond is expected to fetch between $15 and $25 million at Sotheby’s Geneva.
Fendi is launching a star-studded charity handbag auction to celebrate the opening of its new London flagship.
A rare Stradivarius viola valued at $45 million could become the most expensive musical instrument ever sold when it is auctioned later this year.
This “chicken cup” sold for HK$281 million ($36.05 million) at a Sotheby’s auction today, setting a world record for Chinese porcelain.
Sotheby’s says an enormous diamond known as “The Pink Star” is back in its possession after the buyer couldn’t pay for the jewel and defaulted.
The Macallan ‘M’ achieves a New World Record price at US $628,000 at Sotheby’s Hong Kong.
Pablo Picasso’s ‘L’homme au Gubus’, or ‘The Man with the Opera Hat’, is being raffled off this December.
A 1964 Ferrari 250 LM has sold for a record $14.3 million at the RM Auctions & Sotheby’s collaborative auction held in New York.
Jaeger-LeCoultre has created two custom watches set to be auctioned off at Sotheby’s in New York City for the RED campaign to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.
A plum-sized diamond known as the “Pink Star” was auctioned in Geneva Wednesday for $83 million, a world record for a gemstone.
A white diamond the size of a small egg sold for $30.6 million at a Hong Kong auction Monday night, edging out the previous record for such a stone set just six months ago.
A 17th century prayer hymnal, the first book ever printed in North America, is expected to fetch a record $30 million at auction in November.