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Sotheby's 1 & 2 May Prints auction will include a stunning group of six C.R.W. Nevinson drypoints from his iconic New York series of the early 1920s, formerly from the estate of Catherine Gamble Curran.
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Ancient paintings of fornicating Chinese couples and phalluses made of stone are among items that Dutch art collector Ferdinand Bertholet hopes will help China reconnect with its sexually charged past.
A DMV document for a $550 used car, a court summons with an apparently incorrect address, and a minor traffic stop in San Rafael were enough to land a Ross man in jail Tuesday on a felony arrest warrant.
A rare Stradivarius viola valued at $45 million could become the most expensive musical instrument ever sold when it is auctioned later this year.
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Auction house says engraved silver, which has a reserve of $325,000, is a proud moment of friendliness in Australian history.
Sotheby's annual spring auction of Magnificent Jewels in New York will be held on 29 April 2014.
Sotheby's is to offer a painting by Danish artist Vilhelm Hammershoi that is rare if not unique in the artist's oeuvre, in the Company's sale of 19th Century European Paintings on 22 May 2014.
Activist investor Daniel Loeb, who is fighting to win control of three board seats at Sotheby's, on Monday raised the temperature by saying the current board has failed and that its attacks on him are "false" and "misleading."
Sotheby's is offering a 1986 group of six Warhol self-portraits expected to bring between $25 million and $35 million on May 14. Koons' 7-foot-tall stainless steel sculpture of "Popeye" could bring $25 million at the same sale.
There is a new Starbucks in the main hall of the business school where I teach. I stand amazed as baristas call out the customized concoctions like an auctioneer at the Sotheby's rapidly selling off some priceless artifact of value to only a rarefied few collectors.
One of the most iconic animated characters in American pop culture is Popeye, the muscular, spinach-eating sailor man who has appeared in TV cartoons and comic strips since 1929.
Sydney Maori let loose their traditional ancestral war cry on Monday night to warn the discreetly upmarket auction house Sotheby's to back off selling one of their proudest heirlooms.
Last November, amid a fanfare of international publicity, Sotheby's achieved a world record $83 million for a pink diamond auctioned in Geneva.