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.
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.