Sotheby?s auction of Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels in Geneva this spring promises a breath-taking array of stunning and important jewels, whose breadth and variety represents a veritable treasure chest of exceptional jewels. The...Show More Summary
The Milan exhibition From Jean Royère to Lucio Fontana at Sotheby?s Milan showcases the best of the 1940s-1960s French Design production together with the Spatialist Milanese artists, led by Lucio Fontana. From 15th to 19th April 2015,...Show More Summary
hadrian6: François Léon Sicard. French 1862-1934. Oedipus and the Sphinx. signed: F Sicard and inscribed: F. BARBEDIENNE. Fondeur. gilt bronze. Sotheby’s June 2010. http://hadrian6.tumblr.com
Sotheby?s London sale of Finest & Rarest Wines on 22 April 2015 comprises 332 lots and is estimated to bring a combined total in excess of £500,000. The sale begins with a magnificent collection of First and Second Growth Bordeaux along with Right Bank superstars from 1998 to 2005. Show More Summary
pintoras: Marian Ellis Rowan (Australian, 1848 - 1922): Couroupita guianesis, British Guiana (Cannonball tree) (c. 1890) (via Sotheby’s Australia)
Sigh. If I had the money at Sotheby’s next auction: …
On 12 May 2015 Sotheby?s New York will present the majestic Untitled (Yellow and Blue) by Mark Rothko as a major highlight of the Contemporary Art Evening Sale. The work was executed in 1954, the year the artist created a number of his most celebrated canvases, and furthermore boasts distinguished provenance that includes the Collection of Mr. Show More Summary
Mark Rothko's “Untitled (Yellow and Blue),” which once belonged to Bunny Mellon, is to be auctioned at Sotheby's on May 12.
Located on an oceanfront property in British Columbia, Canada, the Saturna Island Retreat is a a contemporary getaway providing comfort on many levels. The cabin-style residence discovered on Sotheby’s features three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2,300 square feet of living space. Show More Summary
Screencaps via A superlot containing 5,800 Swatch & Art watches sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong for $6 million last Tuesday, so how much do you wish you had saved all your old Swiss timepieces? “I have been very happy and emotional to see...Show More Summary
Sotheby's in London is holding an Orientalist Sale on 21 April. Among the 42 choice lots on offer is Ludwig Deutsch's The Palace Guard (1893). Note the date; he painted a different palace guard a few years later. These European painters...Show More Summary
On 21 April 2015 in London, Sotheby?s will present The Orientalist Sale as part of the company?s Orientalist & Islamic Week. The 42-lot auction showcases important Orientalist paintings of Turkey, North Africa, the Levant, and the Middle East. Show More Summary
Sotheby’s and Long Museum will present the unprecedented exhibition titled “Rembrandt and His Time: An Important Private Collection of 17th-century Dutch Master Drawings”, from April 16 to May 10. Read the rest of the story at: Sotheby's and Long Museum present REMBRANDT AND HIS TIME
Sotheby?s Arts of the Islamic World auction in London on 22 April 2015 will feature exquisite and important manuscripts in Arabic, Persian and Turkish alongside paintings, ceramics, metalwork and jewellery from the Middle East, India and the wider Islamic World. Show More Summary
This June, Sotheby?s will offer a magnificent private collection of musical automata that embodies the golden age of Swiss craftsmanship during the Industrial Revolution, when noted makers married technology and artistry to create miraculous objects in miniature, for export throughout Europe, Turkey, India and the Imperial Court in China. Show More Summary
As RM Sotheby?s exclusive Villa Erba auction approaches, the auction house announced the consignment of a stunning 1960 Ferrari 250 GT ?SWB? Berlinetta Competizione, regarded by many as the greatest of all the classic sports racing GT cars of the 1960s. Show More Summary
Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got. All photos via Sotheby's Location: Bainbridge...
[Image: Courtesy of Sotheby's]. Back to opportunities in real estate: if you were tempted by the Minneapolis skyway but you're saving your money for something a bit warmer throughout the year, consider snapping up the "Submarine Pits...Show More Summary
This custom electric vehicle was built especially for the Andrews Collection to recreate the unique motorcycles seen in the 2010 movie Tron: Legacy. The vehicle will go under the hammer as part of an RM Sotheby's sale on May 2. Read the rest of the story at: 2011 Custom Electric Motorcycle from "Tron: Legacy"
I have been looking through the consignment list of Christian Boursaud, dated 24 September 1985. The items were intended for the December 1985 sale at Sotheby's in London (9 December 1985). Number 37 is listed as 'ANTEFIXE ETRUSQUE TERRE...Show More Summary