Fresh from LaFerrari Aperta's new record as the most expensive modern car to be auctioned off, we revisit other Prancing Horses that have made history — from the 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB/C to the 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO.
If you are reading The Firearm Blog on a regular basis, then you must remember that earlier we have published articles identical to this one. We’ve been looking at the ten most expensive firearms sold in main auctions of America’s largest firearm auction houses: James D. Show More Summary
The ?Art for Grenfell? auction will take place on Monday 16 October at Sotheby?s, 34-35 New Bond Street, in London. Leading contemporary artists have generously agreed to donate works to the auction, including Tacita Dean, Tracey Emin, Rachel Howard, Sarah Lucas, Harland Miller, Wolfgang Tillmans, Yinka Shonibare, Mark Wallinger and Rachel Whiteread. Show More Summary
Today at Sotheby?s London, George Daniels? legendary `Space Travellers? re-established its supreme status as the most valuable English watch in auction history, when it sold for £3,196,250 ($4,324,526), thereby beating the record of £1.3 million it set in 2012. Show More Summary
China Guardian Hong Kong 5th Anniversary and 2017 Autumn Auctions will take place from 30 Sep to 3 Oct at Hall 5 BC, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. In this spectacular "China Guardian's Year", China Guardian (Hong Kong) will present remarkable artworks from all around the globe to discerning connoisseurs. Show More Summary
Aggressive bidding among shrewd collectors pushed numerous lots well past their pre-auction estimates in Heritage Auctions? Asian Art Auction in New York, ultimately driving the total realized to nearly $3.3 million. ?We made a big impression during Asia Week New York and these results show it,? said Richard Cervantes, Director, Asian Art. Show More Summary
A rare, first-edition copy of Harry Potter and the Philosopher?s Stone ? one of just 500 original copies, of which 300 were destined for British libraries ? set a world record when it sold for $81,250 during Heritage Auctions? offering of rare books Sept. Show More Summary
Zurich Asia achieved fantastic results in its Autumn Auctions held on 16 and 17 September 2017 at Harbour Plaza North Point Hotel in Hong Kong. The two-day series offered 2,800 lots of philatelic treasures, banknotes and coins. The star...Show More Summary
Mercedes-Maybach revealed the ultra-posh G650 earlier this year at the 2017 Geneva Auto Show and announced that 98 of the planned 99 units were already sold. What became of the last unit? The German luxury brand plans to auction off the final G650 SUV for charity at a Bonhams auction next month. Bonhams has waived all fees associated with the sale...
A vehicle auctioning company will build a new $80 million headquarters in Carmel. Officials from KAR Auction Services joined Gov. Eric Holcomb on Tuesday to make the announcement. The used … Click to Continue »
A fleet of Evgeny "Gene" Freidman's foreclosed taxi medallions sold on Monday in a closed-door auction taking place in a Queens, New York hotel. All 46 medallions — the metal plates on yellow cab hoods allowing them to legally pick up street-hails — were won by a group identified in bankruptcy court documents as MGPE Inc. Show More Summary
VBS Distribution, Inc. v. Nutrivita Laboratories, Inc., --- Fed.Appx. ----, 2017 WL 4118381, No. 17-55198 (9 th Cir. Sept. 15, 2017) VBS makes a commercial television live auction show named “DAU GIA TREN TRUYEN HINH” (“Fight Price on Television”). Show More Summary
The historic prisoner swap of Francis Gary Powers and a KGB spy happened 55 years ago.
For the first time, Jason Jacques announces that selections from his renowned collection of European Art Pottery will be available to collectors in the Heritage Auctions? Design sale on October 24th in Dallas. The New York Preview takes place September 20 through September 29 at the auction house?s satellite office, located at 455 Park Avenue. Show More Summary
Collectors of three-digit Canberra number plates are in luck, with recent auctions fetching up to $20,000 per plate. No longer available from the Road Transport Authority (RTA), one to three digit plates have become incredibly sought after. Show More Summary
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction, with rates on six-month bills rising to their highest level since in nearly nine years. The Treasury Department auctioned $42 … Click to Continue »
An auction at a Queens hotel on Monday gave a stark indication of how beaten-up the once mighty taxi industry is, as 46 medallions sold for $186,000 apiece, according to two people familiar with the... To view the full story, click the title link.
Despite having his bail revoked and being remanded to one of New York City’s toughest jails to await his sentencing in January, the eBay auction that former Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli launched earlier month seeking to offload the only existing copy of the Wu-Tang Clan album “Once Upon a Time in Shaolin” has ended. Show More Summary