Sotheby?s Hong Kong presents Contemporary Ink Art: Journey, a themed auction presenting more than five decades of ink paintings by contemporary artists on 4 October 2016 during the Autumn Sales series. This sale of mainly fresh-to-market...Show More Summary
Most celebrities’ fashion troves are auctioned off for astronomical prices, usually at a big-name auction house like Sotheby’s or Christies. But The Wall Street Journal has a touching story about what happened to Cary Grant’s dapper collection of clothes after his death. Known for playing impeccably dressed men — like ... More »
This autumn, Sotheby?s is opening up its galleries to Anya Hindmarch, inviting the leading fashion accessories designer to guest-curate an auction of Contemporary Art in London. A passionate advocate of British design and arts, Anya?s...Show More Summary
The record-setting Jaguar D-Type and Shelby Cobra. Jaguar photos by Patrick Ernzen, Cobra photos by Darin Schnabel, both courtesy RM Sotheby’s. One was raced to a victory at Le Mans in 1956, while the other laid the groundwork for a car that would become the stuff of legend, both on track and on the street. […]
robert-hadley: A rare Concertina-form Album of Miniatures and Calligraphy, Persia, 16th-19th century. Source: Sotheby’s.com
#TTTOP, Sotheby?s evening auction of Western and Asian contemporary art in Hong Kong guest-curated by Asian pop icon T.O.P, will be held on 3 October during the Hong Kong Autumn Sale Series 2016. The result of a year-long collaboration, #TTTOP celebrates the rise of young Asian collectors who seek art across cultural boundaries. Show More Summary
As London is gearing up for London Fashion Week, Sotheby?s jewellery specialists have put together a rich selection of exquisite wearable jewels at affordable prices for their London Fine Jewels sale on 21st September. Testament to the...Show More Summary
Carroll Shelby's first-ever Cobra, CSX 2000, set a new record high for an American car when it sold at the RM Sotheby's auction during Monterey Car Week for $13.75 million. The previous record was $11 million for the 1968 Ford GT40 Gulf/Mirage race car that sold in 2012. Shelby created what would become a racing and sports car icon in 1962, when...
A Jaguar D-Type that won overall at the 1956 24 Hours of Le Mans was sold at auction Friday at the RM Sotheby’s event in Monterey, California for a record price. The final bid was a staggering $19.8 million, which together with auction fees brings the car’s selling price to $21.78 million. That’s short of the $25 million estimate...
The Monterey Car Week auctions are where the beautiful members of the landed gentry go to blow obscene amounts of money on cars, and at yesterday’s RM Sotheby’s auction, one of them took Cobramania to new heights. This 1962 Shelby 260 Cobra known as the CSX 2000 just commanded $13.75 million at auction. Here’s why. Read more...
The building is a converted Art Deco warehouse, built in 1925 Courtesy of Kevin Kelly/Sotheby's International Realty Photography by Daniel Dahler Photography This Lincoln Heights loft is located inside a, "1925 art deco former paintShow More Summary
Vera Rockline - Seated Nude by Gandalf’s Gallery Via Flickr: [Sotheby’s, London - Oil on canvas, 92 x 73 cm] VERA ROCKLINE 1896-1934. Vera Schlezinger Rockline was born in Moscow in 1896.
The bizarre legal case of artist Peter Doig. What happens when you try to jack a copy of a Banksy. And a popular Detroit art project is coming to a close. Plus: An opera featuring Beast Jesus, the scoop about Sotheby’s and the perfect Zika outfit for the Miami art fairs. Here’s the Roundup: — In...
“Pictures at $70 million are good P.R., but the revenues are in the middle market,” he said, where sellers tend to pay full commissions and guarantees are nearly unheard of. “That’s the most lucrative way to do business.”
Over the course of the past quarter century, RM Sotheby’s has established itself as one of the preeminent auction houses in the world, regularly setting new sales records and offering up some of the finest collector cars in existence. Show More Summary
Sotheby?s Hong Kong Autumn Sales 2016 will take place from 1 to 5 October at Hall 3, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Exceptional objects encompassing Chinese Works of Art, Fine Chinese Paintings, Classical Chinese Paintings,...Show More Summary
Sotheby?s announced the sale of three distinct versions of L?Odyssée D?un Roi ? a collaboration inspired by the first shipments of LOUIS XIII. This exclusive offering combines elements from four French luxury houses, Hermès, Puiforcat...Show More Summary
Sotheby's made it out of the second quarter with a profit even though the art market remained in turmoil. The art broker on Monday reported a 31% year-over-year rise in profits as it cut costs. Meanwhile, its net auction sales fell 16%,...Show More Summary
Sotheby's announced the launch of an online destination to discover video content created by and about the world's leading museums. The digital hub will be called Sotheby?s Museum Network and it will be featured prominently on Sothebys.com as well as Sotheby?s Apple TV channel. Show More Summary