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  • Superman Cover Original Art Sells for $286,800

    Alberto / 50 days ago
    Superman Cover Original Art Sells for $286,800

    The original and oldest surviving cover art of the iconic Superman series comic book, “Action Comics” issue 15 has recently been sold at the auction house of “Heritage Auctions” for a whopping price tag of $ 286,800. Interestingly this iconic piece has been purchased by Richard Evans who is a well-known vintage comic’s expert and [...]

  • Gerhard Richter’s Wand fetches $28.6 million at Sotheby’s auction

    Louine Hope / 55 days ago
    Gerhard Richter’s Wand fetches $28.6 million at Sotheby’s auction

    Gerhard Richter’s monumental Wand (Wall) (1994) sold for $28.6 million at Sotheby’s auction. It exceeded its presale estimate of $25 million. This is Richter’s second highest price for his abstract works and also the third highest price for any painting by the artist. The painting was never been seen before at any auction and was [...]

  • Revealed: Buyer of $142.4 million Bacon painting

    Ivan Andrews / 57 days ago
    Revealed: Buyer of $142.4 million Bacon painting

    The mysterious buyer of triptych by Francis Bacon is out in the open. Elaine Wynn, the divorced wife of billionaire US casino magnate Steve Wynn has bought the prized painting. Interestingly, this was the priciest painting to be sold off at any auction. Elaine has reportedly paid $142.4 million for the painting titled “Three Studies [...]

  • Letter Revealing DNA Goes for $6 Million

    Ivan Andrews / 62 days ago
    Letter Revealing DNA Goes for $6 Million

    Francis Crick, the legendary scientist who discovered DNA would have never imagined that the letter which he wrote to his son about his Nobel Prize winning DNA discovery would sell for $5.3 million. The same was sold to an anonymous buyer for this record breaking price. The expected pre-sale price for the prized letter was [...]

  • World’s Most Expensive Auctioned Hermès Bag for $125,000

    Ivan Andrews / 65 days ago
    World’s Most Expensive Auctioned Hermès Bag for $125,000

    Hermes handbags have always been special. This time, too, a unique Hermes handbag created a unique record. This bag became one of the most expensive auctioned Hermes handbags till date. In a private bidding a bidder shelled out over $125, 000 for one such bag. An interesting fact about this auction was that the Crocodile [...]

  • Media Mogul Rupert Murdoch Lists His Family Yacht for $29.7 million

    Ivan Andrews / 69 days ago
    Media Mogul Rupert Murdoch Lists His Family Yacht for $29.7 million

    Rosehearty, the family yacht of media mogul Rupert Murdoch has been listed on Camper and Nicholson’s International for a price of $29.7 million or £19 million. The yacht was built by Rupert Murdoch in 2006. The interiors of this 184 yacht were designed by Christian Liagre. The six-cabin yacht can accommodate up to 12 guests [...]

  • Former Versace Mansion in Miami Sold for $125 million.

    Ivan Andrews / 69 days ago
    Former Versace Mansion in Miami Sold for $125 million.

    Miami Beach mansion which used to be the home of Italian Fashion designer Gianni Versace till 1997 prior to Gianni being shot dead was auctioned at a bidding price that starts from $25 million. Interestingly, the property which is located on Ocean Drive had an initial selling price of $125 million. This price was cut [...]

  • Sotheby to sell Richter and Freud paintings

    Louine Hope / 76 days ago
    Sotheby to sell Richter and Freud paintings

    Sotheby’s is going all out with their art auctions as paintings by renowned artists Richter and Freud are set to be sold. Gerhard Richter‘s abstract painting “Wand (Wall)” is set to be auctioned at Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Sale in London.  The painting also goes with the works of Lucian Freud and Andy Warhol. This is [...]

  • Dylan guitar sale rocks Christie’s auction

    Ivan Andrews / 83 days ago
    Dylan guitar sale rocks Christie’s auction

    Fender Stratocaster which was used by Bob Dylan as he went electric at 1965 Newport Folk Festival was reportedly sold for over $1 million recently. This is the highest amount which any guitar could grab at an auction in recent history. However, the identity of the buyer who was not present at the auction was [...]

  • Homes that will sell for $100 Million This Year?

    Ivan Andrews / 84 days ago
    Homes that will sell for $100 Million This Year?

    You may be surprised to know the fact but it is true that around half dozen homes in United States are priced at over $100 million. Though the super rich owners might be planning to sell these at prices over $100 million, there is some cause of concern considering the fact that some of similar [...]

  • Permit to hunt black rhino sells in auction for $350, 000

    Louine Hope / 93 days ago
    Permit to hunt black rhino sells in auction for $350, 000

    A black rhino hunting permit fetches $350, 000 in a closed door auction but drew howls among animal rights and wildlife advocates. The controversial permit allows the winner to hunt the endangered African black rhino. The auction, which took place in downtown Dallas, was an initiative of the Dallas Safari Club and aims to raise [...]

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