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An old painting found in the kitchen of an elderly French woman has made her a multimillionaire.
1 month ago
A Utah businessman paid $1.32 million for a dime last week at a Chicago coin auction.
4 months ago
LONDON—A chess piece purchased for a few pounds by an antiques dealer in Scotland in 1964 has been ...
6 months ago
BOSTON—Letters written behind bars by notorious Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger have sold for as much as $1,430 ...
9 months ago
A Japanese restaurant chain paid over three million dollars (333.6 million yen) on Saturday, Jan. 5, in a ...
11 months ago

For the first time, rare items from the personal collection of Barbara and Frank Sinatra are up for ...
1 year ago
"The Asprey" is a legendary vintage Patek Philippe watch. It will go on the auction block next week ...
1 year ago
Golden Globe awards and Oscar certificates won by Robin Williams are going up for auction in October, along ...
1 year ago

NEW YORK—More than 30 dresses and accessories worn on stage by Aretha Franklin are going up for auction. ...
1 year ago
A rare Ferrari race car sold for a record price at an auction by Sotheby’s Monterey on Aug. ...
1 year ago
Auctioneers expect $900,000 for a 1953 Disneyland map. The map was used to get funding to build Disneyland. ...
3 years ago

Auguste Rodin’s marble sculpture “Andromeda” is for sale The family of Chilean diplomat Carlos Lynch de Morla has ...
3 years ago
A piece of the Berlin Wall will go to auction in Mexico City on May 27. The Berlin ...
3 years ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP)—A private jet once owned by Elvis Presley and featured on the National Geographic Channel is ...
3 years ago

A pair of diamond earrings sold at a Geneva Sotheby’s auction. The Apollo and Artemis pink and blue ...
3 years ago
A bid of $7.8 million was rejected for this 706-carat gem—one of world's largest diamonds. Five bids were ...
3 years ago
Eye-dazzling jewelry, much more than one can take in at one time—jewelry that you need sunglasses to look ...
3 years ago

A French auction house sold a rare Belgian cartoon for $635,000 (€600,000) Saturday, April 8. The piece was ...
3 years ago
Sotheby’s Hong Kong held an auction called Curiosities III that brought in $8 million. The auction consisted of ...
3 years ago
Sotheby’s Asia sold the largest pink diamond in the world for the record price of $71.2 million. The ...
3 years ago

Sotheby’s previewed the items in it Hong Kong Curiosities III auction on Thursday, March 31. The word eclectic ...
3 years ago
Protest groups in Greece are trying to halt auctions of foreclosed homes by picketing courthouses. Each Wednesday groups ...
3 years ago
Sotheby’s will auction the largest pink diamond in the world next week. The diamond will go on auction ...
3 years ago

A waistcoat owned by British explorer Captain James Cook has been referred at auction for $438,000, well below ...
3 years ago
The vast and varied collection of art and artifacts owned by Hungarian business tycoon and polo player Robert ...
3 years ago
Vast French Collection of Beatles Memorabilia Sent to Auction French Beatles aficionado Jacques Volcouve auctioned off his collection ...
3 years ago

Jewelry worn by some of the most iconic stars of the Golden Age of Cinema is going under ...
3 years ago