Sotheby?s Contemporary Art Evening Sale on 14 May 2014 in New York will feature three works from the extensive private collection of Los Angeles philanthropists Jane and Marc Nathanson. The highlight of the group is Ocean Park #20 by Richard Diebenkorn, one of the outstanding examples from the artist?s seminal series (est. Show More Summary
The mimeograph typescript, written by Welles with Herman J. Mankiewicz and John Houseman, brought much more than its estimate at Sotheby's.
Jane and Marc Nathanson, the Los Angeles philanthropic couple who are active on the board of the L.A. County Museum of Art, will be selling three works of modern art from their private collection at a Sotheby's auction scheduled for May 14 in New York.
Bidders came out in droves today to testify to the extraordinary eye and eclectic, but always refined, taste of the late Stanley J. Seeger. In the first of two days of sales at Sotheby?s in London, nearly 2,000 collectors from across...Show More Summary
If you have ever wished to make money from art, you aren’t restricted to either being an artist or bidding for art at an auction. Sotheby’s represents one of the few, if not the only, publicly-traded investment opportunities in the art market.
Over two days on 1 and 2 April Sotheby?s New York will present two Photographs sales: The Inventive Eye: Photographs from a Private Collection, on the evening of 1 April, followed by the various-owners Photographs auction the following day. Show More Summary
Imagine you're looking to buy a sweet slice of Spanish real estate and your budget, poor thing, is $20,559,211. Luckily enough, Sotheby's Realty offers half a dozen options at that very price. But how do you choose? The answer is...
When the Hutton–Mdivani jadeite necklace comes to Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite sale in Hong Kong on April 7, it is expected to set a new world record for jadeite at auction. Considered the most important known piece of jadeite...Show More Summary
The hedge fund activist surprised the auctioneer by nominating three directors, after the firm offered him one uncontested board seat and listened to, and even acted on, some of his gripes. Loeb must have reasons, but it may discourage other targets from engaging with activists.
Sotheby's said it acquired the “Pink Star” diamond, which had fetched a world-record price in November, after its buyer couldn't pay and defaulted. ||| Sotheby's said it acquired the “Pink Star” diamond, which had fetched a world-record price in November, after its buyer couldn't pay and defaulted. Show More Summary
Sotheby?s Hong Kong Gallery presents a selling exhibition titled The Odyssey of a Master : Chao Chung-hsiang from 28 February to 12 March, offering a retrospective of over 20 works dated between 1958 and 1991 by renowned modern Chinese...Show More Summary
Sotheby’s (BID) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call February 27, 2014 04:45 pm ET Executives Bill Ruprecht – President & Chief Executive Officer Patrick McClymont – Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer Jennifer Park – Vice...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Billionaire hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb is mounting a proxy fight at Sotheby's with the goal of winning three board seats after the auction house's promise to return $450 million to shareholders failed to appease activist investors.
(Reuters) - Activist investor Daniel Loeb said on Thursday he would nominate himself and two others to the board of Sotheby's Inc, piling pressure on the auctioneer to focus more on its competitive position and management.
After shooting down directorship at art auction house, hedge fund manager wants to bring along two buddies as board members.
(LONDON) — Orson Welles’ personal draft script for “Citizen Kane” is up for sale — from the collection of an American almost as wealthy as the movie’s monstrous newspaper mogul, though considerably more private. Sotheby’s auction house said Thursday it is offering the typed script, covered in the director’s amendments and marked “Mr. Show More Summary
Dan Loeb and his fund Third Point have slightly upped their activist position in Sothebys (NYSE:BID) and proposed several candidates, including Mr. Loeb to be elected on the company’s board. According to a newly amended filing with the SEC, Third Point currently holds 6.55 million shares, versus 6.35 million held previously. The position amasses 9.53% of the […]
The typed script is described by Sotheby's as the second draft, with markings and deletions in pencil and pink crayon.
Daniel Loeb's hedge fund, Third Point, is seeking three seats on the board of Sotheby's, stepping up a battle between the auction house and one of its most vocal investors.
This should be fun. Dan Loeb has nominated himself and two others — Harry J. Wilson, and Olivier Reza — to Sothebys' board, to be voted on at the body's 2014 annual, according to a filing. Loeb's hedge fund, Third Point Partners hasShow More Summary