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  1. iOS app enables people to get free appraisals, instantly list and buy auction items on-the-goRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Art Daily

    Lofty , the trusted marketplace to seamlessly buy and sell fine art, antiques and collectibles online, today announced the launch of its new online platform and mobile application. By cutting out the middleman so people can sell directly to one another, Lofty is streamlining the often byzantine process of buying and selling art, making it more accessible and affordable than ever before.

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  2. Parasol unit 10th Anniversary Auction raises millions and breaks records at Sotheby'sRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Art Daily

    Isaac Julien, THE MAID / REFLECTIONS , 2014. Endura Ultra Photograph, 160 x 240 cm .

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  3. Sotheby's to auction three remarkable paintings by Claude Monet from a private American collectionRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Art Daily

    Sotheby's will present three remarkable paintings by Claude Monet from an important American collection in its Evening Sale of Impressionist & Modern Art in New York on 4 November 2014. Created in the 1880s and '90s, the works trace the evolution of Monet's style as he challenged the limits of High Impressionism and experimented with an approach that would culminate in the Series Paintings of his later years.

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  4. Remarkable collection of 18th & 19th century pocket globesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    Sotheby's currently has auctions for several beautiful pocket globes from the 1790s and early 1800s . If you have a few grand lying around, one of these 2.5-inch to 3.5-inch beauties could be yours.

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  5. Joan Fontaine's California Home To Be Sold For Animal CharityRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    The California property actress Joan Fontaine called home before her death last year is expected to raise an estimated $2.6 million for her favourite animal welfare charity. The Rebecca star's belongings, including the Oscar she won for her role in Alfred Hitchcock's 1941 film Suspicion, have been removed from the Carmel home and they are due to go under the hammer during a series of sales at Christie's New York between November and January .

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  6. John Legend and Chrissy Teigen's sweet pad has a not-so-sweet price tagRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | She Knows

    Welcome to Los Angeles, where the sun always shines and the real estate prices soar. Adorable couple Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are selling their Hollywood Hills home for a quite a steep price: $1.995 million.

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  7. Sotheby's Impressionist sale supply strong, says BarringtonRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Theflyonthewall.com

    Sotheby's Impressionist sale supply strong, says Barrington Barrington said Sotheby's was a big winner of Impressionist consignments and that its supply for the auctions is "exceptionally" strong, noting that Christie's auction is much smaller in both size and value and that its Impressionist supply is below year-ago levels. Barrington said recent auction and art fair results give it confidence heading into November sales and the firm maintains its Outperform rating on Sotheby's.

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  8. Art World Abstracts: Down Goes the Paul McCarthy Butt Plug in Paris, And MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    Down goes the butt plug. After a contentious few days where the city of Paris brewed up a mini culture war against " Tree," a sculpture by Paul McCarthy that closely resembled a certain thing one sticks up another thing, offended Parisians deflated the art in the middle of the night.

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  9. Lofty Marketplace Puts "Antiques Roadshow" in Your PocketRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Re/code

    Say your great aunt died and left your family a watercolor painting that hung in her hallway for years, and you have a hunch it might be valuable. How are you to know who painted it, or what it's worth, or even whom to ask? Lofty recently identified just such a painting, based on photos submitted by a family in Northern California, as the work of American watercolorist Paul Sawyier.

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  10. Lofty Launches New Peer-to-Peer Marketplace to Reinvent Age-Old...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Lofty, the trusted marketplace to seamlessly buy and sell fine art, antiques and collectibles online, today announced the launch of its new online platform and mobile application. By cutting out the middleman so people can sell directly to one another, Lofty is streamlining the often byzantine process of buying and selling art, making it more accessible and affordable than ever before.

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  11. Formaldehyde Fish, $20 Million White Canvas Top Sales at FriezeRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Damien Hirst's formaldehyde fish and Piero Manzoni's white canvas were among the top purchases during Frieze Week in London as the auction houses sold 231.2 million pounds of art. As the biggest week-long concentration of art events in Europe ended yesterday, dealers at Frieze Art Fair individually reported brisk sales and the tallies at the auction houses almost doubled from last year's October sales.

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  12. Savills Studley's Marc Shapses To Be Honored as 2014...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ASCNYC is a New York City based non-profit organization that helps New Yorkers living with HIV/AIDS and other chronic conditions make lasting, positive changes toward health, housing, recovery and self-sufficiency. Each year, ASCNYC spotlights selected "Positive Changemakers" who have transformed the local community through their tireless efforts.

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  13. Bargain Hunt's Tim Wonnacott, from Barnstaple, is the third...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | This Is North Devon

    Going, going...gone. The hammer dropped on auctioneer Tim Wonnacott's four week spell on Strictly, last night when his Paso Doble failed to win any bids from the judges.

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  14. Are EU sanctions against Iran beginning to evaporate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Jerusalem Post

    The first Europe-Iran Forum, which took place on Wednesday and Thursday in London, stated its goal as "preparing post-sanctions investment and trade." BERLIN Two pro-Iran business events in Europe coalesced last week, revealing an assault on the hard-fought US-EU sanctions architecture to isolate the Islamic Republic.

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  15. London Caps a Busy Art WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Wall Street Journal

    Christie's bested rival Sotheby's and boutique house Phillips during a round of evening auctions last week that tested the contemporary art market before New York's major November sales.

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  16. Monterey SPCA to get proceeds from sale of late actress' Joan Fontaine homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Breckenridge American

    Proceeds from the sale of Fontaine's Carmel home also will be donated to the SPCA. That could be worth between $2 million and $3 million, said Noel Beutel, a Sotheby's International Realty Broker and executor of Fontaine's estate.

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  17. Watercolourist Ong Kim Seng has a new solo show in MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Star Online

    According to artist Ong Kim Seng, he was inspired to paint 'Saman Tiga, Ubud, Bali, 2013' due to the striking colours in the scene. Veteran Singaporean artist Ong Kim Seng takes viewers around some of his favourite South-East Asian places in his latest exhibition in Kuala Lumpur.

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  18. Monterey SPCA to get proceeds from sale of Joan Fontaine homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Monterey County Herald

    Joan Fontaine's Carmel home, Villa Fontana, is situated on three acres on Lower Walden, just past Carmel Highlands. It is a 4,500-square-foot ranch-style home with a separate guest unit and a rose garden containing 500 roses.

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  19. Carencro, Louisiana family discovers rare Art Nouveau $250,000 desk in master bedroomRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Art Daily

    A local family from Carencro, a town of about 6,000 residents outside of Lafayette, was stunned recently to discover that the family home held a rare Art Nouveau desk worth an estimated $250,000. It will be sold at auction at Sotheby's in New York on December 27th.

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  20. White hot at Sotheby's: Records tumble, highest price of Frieze Week achievedRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Art Daily

    Piero Manzoni's Achrome sells for 12.6m establishing new auction record for the artist in strongest sale of 20th-Century Italian Art ever held. Photo: Sotheby's.

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