LONDON (AP) — Pele is in London to promote an auction of his collection of awards and memorabilia. The Brazil great is selling everything from a replica of the World Cup to his 1977 North American Soccer League championship ring. The 75-year-old three-time World Cup winner says he’s donating some of the proceeds from the […]
Marcel Proust auction will execute a “remembrance of things past” of all things belonging to the French author in Paris. Letters bearing the novelist’s slanted handwriting, manuscripts with the author’s corrections, signed first editions,...Show More Summary
A one-in-a-million stamp sold for more than a million dollars at an auction Tuesday.
A rare first edition of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll is up for auction next month.
Are you in the market for a replica of Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, for some reason? Then you’ve got until tomorrow evening to score an invite to an exclusive auction in Somers, Connecticut. Bring a few mil. Read more...
Wanna own a piece of soccer history? Better check your bank account... Soccer legend Pele is auctioning off some of his most prized possessions -- from record-breaking soccer balls to game used jerseys... to the cleats he wore in the 1981…
Despite calls for a halt from US government officials and tribal leaders, EVE (Estimations Ventes aux Enchères) auction house went forward yesterday at Drouot Richelieu in Paris with a sale that included contested indigenous sacred objects and human remains.
As part of a broadened effort to boost renewable electricity in Greece, two pilot photovoltaic auctions have been announced by the Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change. In June, the country plans to publish a new policy framework supporting renewable electricity, with the aim of putting it into law by July. Show More Summary
A collection of footballing memorabilia owned by Brazil legend Pele and estimated to be worth up to £3.5 million ($5.13 million) will go to auction in London. The FIFA Player of the Century, who is now 75 years old, is sending various...Show More Summary
“A set of the first four editions of William Shakespeare’s plays – dubbed the ‘Holy Grail of publishing’ by Christie’s auction house – sold Wednesday for almost 2.5 million pounds ($3.68 million). [The volumes]… were sold as individual lots but all bought by a private American collector.”
By William Hall. Photos by the author. At the annual Mecum Spring Auction held in Indianapolis each May, you can find many beautiful examples of your favorite classic cars for sale. You can find the car you grew up with, the car your dad had, and the car you never should have sold. You can […]
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Hermann and Dorothea went on to be a bestseller, earning tens of thousands of talers, but nary a penny more for poor Goethe. The post Deal with the Devil: On Goethe, Auction Theory, and Lost Royalty Payments appeared first on The Millions.
Designer handbags are increasingly seen as investment opportunities and are the latest craze for collectors. ||| Hong Kong - A diamond-encrusted crocodile-skin Hermes handbag with white gold details has broken the record for the world's...Show More Summary
A haul of 24,518 bitcoins confiscated by the Australian police will be up for auction in late June.
On May 14, Palm Beach Modern Auctions celebrated its first million-dollar-plus single-day auction. The buoyant result was proof that the demand for superior-quality modern design, art and access of modern design, art and accessories is stronger than ever and global in reach. Show More Summary
Art Deco was put under the limelight on Tuesday 24th May 2016. The auction led by François Tajan reached a total sum of 1 308 971? / 1 466 047 $. The collectors did not miss out on the much-awaited event, marked by the sale of a prestigious...Show More Summary
Virginia?s most respected estate-auction specialists, family-owned Quinn?s Auction Galleries, will conduct a 433-lot sale of fine and decorative art on Saturday, June 11, 2016. All forms of bidding will be available, including live via the Internet. Show More Summary