Female auctioneer
Helena Newman is a fierce auctioneer with nerves of steel. She just brought down the hammer on a Picasso painting for a record $70 million.
Sale of the century: Rockefeller estate auction could fetch $1B
The estate of David and Peggy Rockefeller goes up for auction at Christie's in New York next week. The sale includes masterpieces by Picasso, Monet and Matisse and is expected to be the highest-grossi...
Brancusi sells for a record $57.3 million |Christie's
Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Saletotals $289.1 million — the most successful auction for the category since 2010, and a 104 per cent increase on May 2016
Elizabeth Taylor's £100m collection of gems, gowns and art on display at Christie's
The dazzling hoard of treasures amassed by Hollywood legend Elizabeth Taylor will go on display in the UK for the first time at the London auction house tomorrow.
Adrian Ghenie | LOT SOLD. 3,117,000 GBP | Sotheby's
Based on what appears to be the fourth incarnation from Vincent van Gogh’s iconic series of sunflower canvases (National Gallery, London), Adrian Ghenie’s The Sunflowers in 1937 is an extraordinary an...
Painting by Romanian Adrian Ghenie sold for 3.1 million GBP in Sotheby's auction
Adrian Ghenie's painting 'The Sunflowers in 1937' sold for 3,117,000 pounds sterling in a Sotheby's auction on Wednesday, in London. It was an all-time record for the Romanian painter, the house menti...
Butchering London
Smithfield Market is the biggest wholesale meat market in the UK, a supermarket of animal parts impossibly located amid some of the most expensive real estate in the world. Every night it is a factory...
The High-Class Chaos Engulfing One of London’s Wealthiest Neighborhood
Mayfair, home of the 1 percent’s 1 percent, has seen a flare-up of drama of all sorts in recent months. The Taubman family feud, which should come to a resolution at a multi-million-dollar Sotheby’s a...
Taubman's record $700m trove at Sotheby's tests art market
A. Alfred Taubman, who died in April at 91, was best known as the billionaire chairman of Sotheby's who transformed the genteel auctioneer into an international powerhouse and went to prison after bei...
€‹Sotheby's puts famous Russian painting on sale despite claims it was stolen
Sotheby's auction house said it will proceed with the planned sale of the "Evening in Cairo" by the celebrated Russian seascape artist Ivan Aivazovsky. Moscow had earlier said the masterpiece was stol...
Picasso Painting Sells For A Record $179 Million
Pablo Picasso would be a happy man if he were alive today. A painting by the iconic abstract artist sold for a record $179,365,000 at an auction Monday in New York, a Christie's spokesperson said. The...
How Monet became blue chip: the language of wealthy art buyers
Painting of the Grand Canal expected to fetch up to £30m, amid surging interest from super-rich in Asia and Middle East
High Value Diamonds
Million dollar worth diamond jewelry sold by Sotheby auction house...
Norton & Sons
Alexander Lewis from Norton & Sons speaks about bespoke suits and achieving the perfect fit for you, considering: pockets, buttons, cloth, cut, colour, const...
Truefitt & Hill
Smelling cologne samples and deciding which ones to go for... Simon and Amir goofing off while the judge smells away.
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