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  1. Russian Collectors Snap Up Blue-Chip Art AbroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | St.Petersburg Times

    Nikolai Roerich's 'Sanctuaries and Citadels' earned a world record for the artist at auction, selling for $7.25 million at Christie's Russian Art sale in London on June 3. Photo: Christie's Russia's wealthiest have dominated auctions of contemporary and modern Russian artwork abroad this year, making 2014 the best year for sales in this segment since 2008, according to a recent report by auditing firm Deloitte. Auction sales of Russian art rose 21 percent from 2012 to 2013, a trend that has only accelerated this year against the backdrop of the crisis in Ukraine, Western sanctions and increasingly dismal economic conditions in Russia.

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  2. Russia's wealthiest have dominated auctions of contemporary and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | St.Petersburg Times

    Nikolai Roerich's 'Sanctuaries and Citadels' earned a world record for the artist at auction, selling for $7.25 million at Christie's Russian Art sale in London on June 3. Photo: Christie's Russia's wealthiest have dominated auctions of contemporary and modern Russian artwork abroad this year, making 2014 the best year for sales in this segment since 2008, according to a recent report by auditing firm Deloitte. Auction sales of Russian art rose 21 percent from 2012 to 2013, a trend that has only accelerated this year against the backdrop of the crisis in Ukraine, Western sanctions and increasingly dismal economic conditions in Russia.

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  3. Boom and bust: Relic found in shed valued at 1.4 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Sunday Herald

    But the relic discovered by a community councillor turned out to be a marble bust by one of 18th-century Europe's most fashionable sculptors - and has now been valued at 1.4 million. The bust of MP and landowner Sir John Gordon of Invergordon was carved by Edm Bouchardon, a French sculptor who was a precursor of Neoclassicism.

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  4. 2 rare sculptures inspired by goddesses to be soldRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | ETaiwanNews.com

    Two rare sculptures inspired by goddesses are among the prized pieces to be sold at Sotheby's impressionist and modern art auction in New York. The works by Alberto Giacometti and Amedeo Modigliani come from private collections.

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  5. Sotheby's to sell portrait miniature of Mozart sent by the composer to his first loveRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | Art Daily

    Portrait miniature of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart by an anonymous artist, 1777, watercolour and gouache on ivory, circa 4cm in height. Photo: Sotheby's.

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  6. Sotheby's to offer Amedeo Modigliani's exceptional sculpture T te in New York saleRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | Art Daily

    Sotheby's will offer one of the great icons of 20th century sculpture in its Evening Sale of Impressionist & Modern Art in New York on 4 November 2014. Amedeo Modigliani's Tete from 1911-12 belongs to a rare series of sculptures carved in stone, depicting goddesses of captivating beauty.

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  7. Sotheby's New York to offer Alberto Giacometti's masterpiece 'Chariot' in NovemberRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | Art Daily

    Sotheby's will present a unique, painted cast of Alberto Giacometti's legendary Chariot - the masterwork of the artist's career, and one of the seminal achievements of modern art. The bronze, which depicts a goddess frozen in motion on her large-wheeled chariot, is celebrated both as an icon of Existentialism and a beacon of hope for the Post-War generation.

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  8. Nigold by United Arrows 2014 Fall/Winter CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Hypebeast.com

    Fresh off the "NIGO Only Lives Twice" Sotheby's auction and the premiere of his upcoming collection for adidas Originals , NIGO turns his attentions to UNITED ARROWS , teaming up Poggy and co. for the brand new suiting endeavor NIGOLD by UNITED ARROWS. Modeled here by the men themselves at Tokyo's 2-5 CafA in Shibuya, the debut release sees everything from seasonal solids to pinstripes and plaids and includes full two- and three-piece suits alongside blazers, overcoats, and trousers.

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  9. Business groups, John Tsang urge end to protests, citing harm to economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | South China Morning Post

    We're at a critical juncture, says finance chief, as chambers of commerce warn lost sales are not the only cost; the city's reputation is also at stake A Mong Kok shop owner addresses Occupy Central protesters on Nathan Road. Protesters there came under attack from opponents of Occupy Central.

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  10. America's Most Expensive Homes for SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Zillow Blog

    Now, anything in the $60 million, $70 million or $80 million range doesn't even come close. The most expensive listings are another breed this fall, starting at $98 million and going up to $150 million.

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  11. 2 rare sculptures inspired by goddesses to be sold; Giacometti's 'Chariot' could go for $100MRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Brandon Sun

    This undated photo provided by Sotheby's shows Amedeo Modigliani's "Tete" sculpted from a block of limestone scavenged from a Paris construction site. One of two rare sculptures inspired by goddesses, it is among the prized pieces to be sold at Sotheby's impressionist and modern art auction in New York.

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  12. Rare sculpture that captured the essence of postwar world expected...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Daily Mail

    An extremely rare sculpture that captured the essence of a postwar world is set to fetch at least $100 million in New York next month as the city's art market looks set for another blockbuster season. Alberto Giacometti's Chariot, conceived and cast in 1950, is a bronze and wood sculpture of an elongated female figure perched on a chariot with two large wheels.

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    Friday Oct 3 | Albany Times Union

    Two rare sculptures inspired by goddesses are among the prized pieces to be sold at Sotheby's impressionist and modern art auction in New York. The works by Alberto Giacometti and Amedeo Modigliani come from private collections.

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  14. Art World Abstracts: The Portrait Mozart Gave to His Cousin-Slash-Lover, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | The New York Observer

    Sotheby's to sell two sculptures of female deities that are estimated to rake in $145 million. Halleluiah.

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  15. Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis reveal baby's name and faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Farmington Daily Times

    Ashton Kutcher showed the world a first picture of the child he fathered with Mila Kunis earlier this week, and announced the girl's name is Wyatt Isabelle Kutcher. Then he started complaining about how she needs her privacy.

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  16. Auction of ancient Egyptian relics avertedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Farmington Daily Times

    A St. Louis archaeological society will not auction Egyptian artifacts after the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York purchased the collection. The Treasure of Harageh collection consists of 37 items such as flasks, vases and jewelry inlaid with lapus lazuli, a rare mineral.

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  17. Rotary's Rocktoberfest for the kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    HERALD The band Young Once will be playing at Rocktoberfest on Oct. 10, a fundraiser by the Vallejo Rotary Club to purchase dictionaries for Vallejo third-grade students. Shown, clockwise from front left, are Lin Billostas on guitar, Mike Tastsides on keyboards, bass player Spanky Rigor, drummer Sonny Abad and sometimes band member, percussionist Gregory Williams.

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  18. Catalonians seek legal case for secession voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Evening Sun

    The pro-independence government of Catalonia is examining possible legal arguments to persuade Spain's Constitutional Court to lift its provisional suspension of a secession referendum in the region. Spokesman Francesc Homs said the regional government met Friday with leaders of other regional parties that back the plans to hold a referendum on Nov. 9 to see how they could make a legal case for the ballot.

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  19. Detroit manager: Art sale would have been harmfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Evening Sun

    Detroit's emergency manager says an art museum would have been irreparably harmed if the city had tried to sell art to get out of bankruptcy. Kevyn Orr testified a third day Friday, this time taking questions from Judge Steven Rhodes.

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  20. Bon-Ton Hair Salon hosting 'Cut for a Cure'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Evening Sun

    A lawyer for a woman accused of ransacking the New Hampshire grave of her father in search of his "real will" wants a judge to suppress her written statement to police that she dug it up "with respect" and he "would be OK with it. NEW YORK - Two rare sculptures inspired by goddesses are among the prized pieces to be sold at Sotheby's impressionist and modern art auction in New York.

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