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  • Sotheby to sell Richter and Freud paintings

    Louine Hope / 80 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 / 87 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 / 88 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 / 97 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 [...]

  • Violin Which Was Played as Titanic Sank Fetches $1,617,300 at Auction

    Ivan Andrews / 106 days ago
    Violin Which Was Played as Titanic Sank Fetches $1,617,300 at Auction

    After a century of the Titanic meeting its watery grave, the gigantic ship is still in news. The major credit for keeping the same in limelight goes to Hollywood which made movies depicting the tragedy from close quarters. At various auctions held so far, any memorabilia associated with Titanic has attracted huge attention. The latest [...]

  • Formula 1 Opus Bernie Edition Priced at $1 Million Launched at Luxury Expo Doha

    Ivan Andrews / 107 days ago
    Formula 1 Opus Bernie Edition Priced at $1 Million Launched at Luxury Expo Doha

    A platform for luxury categories including high end jewellery, designer goods and aviation launches, the World Luxury Expo has created a unique name for itself. The fourth edition of this luxury event was held at St Regis, Doha from November 14th to 16th. The talk of the event was the Official Formula 1 Opus Bernie [...]

  • Norman Rockwell work sets auction record

    Ivan Andrews / 109 days ago
    Norman Rockwell work sets auction record

    December had something good in store for Sotheby’s.  “Saying Grace,” a Norman Rockwell painting reportedly sold for over $46 million. This was double than the pre-sale price estimated for the painting. The painting depicts a family at a restaurant. The same was voted as the favourite cover for the American magazine. The picture was printed [...]

  • Best-selling author Barbara Taylor Bradford auctions jewellery collection for distant relatives

    Louine Hope / 109 days ago
    Best-selling author Barbara Taylor Bradford auctions jewellery collection for distant relatives

    Woman Of Substance author Barbara Taylor Bradford is selling her jewellery heirloom worth $2.5 million in an auction for her two distant women relatives. Born in Yorkshire, Barbara’s collection is comprised of around 40 pieces of jewellery such as necklaces, rings, bracelets, brooches and other items she got from her husband Bob as presents. This [...]

  • LeBron James’ high school Hummer goes up for eBay for $64, 800

    Louine Hope / 110 days ago
    LeBron James’ high school Hummer goes up for eBay for $64, 800

    Back in his senior year in high school, Lebron James was already riding a brand new ’03 Hummer H2 that was customized especially for him. The 2003 Hummer H2 is not your typical high school car and speaks of opulence during Lebron’s student life. It was gifted to him by his mother on his 18th [...]

  • US man wins $1 million Picasso painting in online raffle

    Louine Hope / 110 days ago
    US man wins $1 million Picasso painting in online raffle

    A US man won a Pablo Picasso painting worth $1 million by just paying 100 euros or $138 in an online Sotheby’s raffle. Pennsylvania native and 25-year-old Jeffrey Gonano has won the 1914 Picasso gouache painting, L’homme au Gibus (Man with Opera Hat).  With the hope of raising $5 million for Lebanese charity, organizers issued [...]

  • Michael Jordan’s Chicago mansion fails to attract buyers

    Louine Hope / 111 days ago
    Michael Jordan’s Chicago mansion fails to attract buyers

    Given Michael Jordan’s popularity as a basketball legend, everything that is related to him sells, from his NBA memorabilia even to his properties. But unfortunately, Jordan’s 56, 000-square foot California mansion in Highland Park did not attract a potential buyer and failed to meet the $13 million reserved price at an auction. It was originally [...]

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