Part of ‘The Pinnacle Portfolio’ auction to be by held by Sotheby’s mid-August, this rare 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Alloy Gullwing has an estimate of US$5,500,000–$6,500,000 Read the rest of the story at: 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Alloy Gullwing
Sotheby?s is honoured to present Full Circle ? Yoshihara Jiro Collection, the first dedicated sale of works from the Yoshihara Jiro collection ever to appear on the market. Part of the forthcoming Hong Kong Autumn Sales 2015, this assemblage...Show More Summary
Sotheby's announces that it will offer one of the greatest collections of Americana ever assembled, as part of its Americana Week sales in January 2016: Property from the Collection of Irvin & Anita Schorsch: Hidden Glen Farms. Rarely...Show More Summary
Sotheby?s annouces the presentation of Property from the Estate of Mary Sayles Booker Braga in a dedicated auction on 19 & 20 October 2015 in New York. The sale will offer fine art, furniture and decorative art from Mrs. Braga?s ?Oakendale? estate in the heart of Virginia horse country. Show More Summary
Image courtesy Sotheby's International Realty Even in Texas, there are barely enough superlatives to put the sale of the massive W.T. Waggoner Estate Ranch in context. On the market for a princely sum of $725 million, according to Bloomberg,...
Sotheby?s announces the sale of works from the collections of the late Comte de Paris (1809-1999) and Comtesse de Paris (1911-2003) on 29 September 2015, featuring exceptional works and historical mementoes that have come down directly from the dynasty that reigned over France for nearly a thousand years. Show More Summary
RM Sotheby?s has announced the historic 1956 Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Competizione ?Tour de France?, chassis 0557GT, as the final headline attraction for its flagship Monterey sale, returning to California, August 13-15. An important...Show More Summary
In celebration of its tenth annual exhibition of monumental outdoor sculpture at Chatsworth, Sotheby?s has invited respected art historian and commentator Tim Marlow, Artistic Director of the Royal Academy, to join forces with its specialist team in creating a stimulating and innovative show. Show More Summary
1957 Dodge Custom Royal Lancer two-door hardtop. All photos by Darin Schnabel, courtesy RM Sotheby’s For 1957, Dodge invited consumers to “Step into the wonderful world of Autodynamics” with its newly styled range of “Swept-Wing” automobiles. Atop the brand’s model range were the Custom Royal models, which came powered by the Red Ram V-8. Those […]
When the air had cleared after the frenzy of New York’s spring art auctions, players and spectators alike were left feeling winded. From the leadoff at Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on May 5, where the top lot was...Show More Summary
VideoNext month’s auctions concurrent with the Pebble Beach Concours and the Historics held on the Monterey Peninsula include Ferraris that can and should set records, perhaps even outright auction records. Photo by Patrick Emzen, courtesy of RM Sotheby's. Photo by Patrick Emzen, courtesy of RM Sotheby's. First the 250 GT berlinetta that took [...]
This fall, Sotheby?s will present Cherchez la femme: Women and Surrealism, an exciting selling exhibition that celebrates the female artists at the heart of the Surrealist movement. Few artistic movements afforded such a prolific and...Show More Summary
The Salzburg Mozarteum Foundation on Wednesday unveiled a manuscript penned by a teenaged Mozart that it acquired for 237,000 euros ($258,000) at a Sotheby's auction. Displayed on the sidelines of the Salzburg Festival in Mozart's birthplace,...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: Old...
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: Paris,...
RM Sotheby's has the first Maserati Ghibli Spyder prototype, star of long-ago Turin and Geneva motor shows, going up for auction during Monterey Car Week. Continue reading Bid on the very first Maserati Ghibli Spyder [w/video] Bid on the very first Maserati Ghibli Spyder [w/video] originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 22 Jul 2015 09:31:00 EST. Show More Summary
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Photo courtesy Sotheby's International Realty. Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin have put their 1880's Victorian manor in Darlinghurst, Australia, on the market for AU$16 million (~$11.8 million). Nicknamed "Iona," the nine-bedroom, 29,000-square-foot Sydney mansion with a massive pool and...
1938 Adler Trumpf Rennlimousine. Photos by Darin Schnabel, courtesy RM Sotheby’s. In the latter half of the 1930s, most racing cars remained open-cockpit in design, sent power to the rear wheels (Harry Miller’s FWD Indy Car excepted), and featured the most powerful engines allowed by competition rules. German automaker Adler believed it had a better […]
This beautiful 1967 Bizzarrini P538 is hitting the auction at RM Sotheby’s flagship Monterey sale, held during the world-famous Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance week on 13-15 August 2015. Beautifully and authentically restored, is believed to be the first of three such cars originally built by Bizzarrini himself in the late 1960s. Show More Summary