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  1. A People-Powered Pickup for the Art MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Earlier this month, Christie's reported its sales last year had plummeted 27% to $5.4 billion, the latest sign that the once-skyrocketing art market has crashed back to earth. Sotheby's is expected to report a similar decline when it releases results Monday.


  2. Sotheby's New York exhibits works from its Contemporary Curated auctionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Art Daily

    Sotheby's will present their Contemporary Curated auction on 2 March. Coinciding with The Armory Show, the sale begins with an exceptional single-owner collection 'In Its Own Light: Property from the Collection of Ed Cohen & Victoria Shaw'.


  3. Rebranding David Bowie With Smoothies, YogaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New York Observer

    "People were so connected to David Bowie," said David Goodman, executive vice president of digital development and marketing at Sotheby's. "They wanted to touch him one last time," after his death from liver cancer in January of last year.


  4. MoreRead the original story

    Friday | Art Daily

    Sotheby's unveiled highlights from the March sale of Indian, Himalayan & Southeast Asian Works of Art. Led by property from the Cleveland Museum of Art, an institution at the forefront of this field, the spring's auction features works spanning all mediums - sculpture, miniatures, gilt-bronzes and more.


  5. Sothebys (BID) to Release Earnings on MondayRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 |

    Sothebys will be releasing its Q416 earnings data on Monday, February 27th. Analysts expect Sothebys to post earnings of $1.17 per share and revenue of $277.28 million for the quarter.


  6. Stung by losses, Realogy vows to become "recruiting machine"Read the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | The Real Deal

    After hemorrhaging agents in recent years, real estate behemoth Realogy vowed last year to regain its edge by aggressively hiring back top brokers. On Friday, CEO Richard Smith took it up a notch and pledged the company would become a "recruiting machine."


  7. Maurice Alain Amon takes Tracey Hejailan-Amon to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Daily Mail

    Swiss tycoon's ex 'destroyed $25million art collection after using a blowtorch to empty out the safe in their Paris pad during nasty divorce and leaving behind just her wedding ring' Tracey Hejailan-Amon is accused in court papers filed by her estranged husband Maurice Amon of destroying multiple pieces of art earlier this month The damage to the works allegedly occurred when Tracey lost her key to the safe in the couple's Paris apartment and used a blowtorch to get into the vault Tracey then left without saying anything about what had happened, with the safe left empty except for her wedding ring Among the works that were partially or totally damaged in the act were a Richard Prince, Andy Warhol's 1966 self-portrait and Damien Hirst's Acridine This is the latest twist in the divorce drama between the pair, who split after 8 years back in 2015 when Maurice filed papers to terminate the ... (more)


  8. Francis Bacon Painting May Reach $70 Million at Christie's Sale an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Bloomberg

    A portrait of Francis Bacon's lover may fetch as much as $70 million at Christie's in May, when bellwether auctions test the health of the high-end art market. The triptych "Three Studies for a Portrait of George Dyer" was painted in 1963, soon after the two men met.


  9. Sotheby's sale achieves A 1.72mRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Drinks Business

    Sotheby's recent fine wine sale in London realised over 1 million with Petrus and Lafite taking the top lots. An imperial of 1989 Petrus was the highest-selling lot at the sale, achieving 28,200, while a case of 1982 Lafite was close behind with a hammer price of 22,325.


  10. Guess this painting's priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The China Post

    Sotheby's auction house staff pose for photographers with Austrian artist Gustav Klimt's "Bauerngarten" during a photocall at their premises in London, Wednesday, Feb. 22. The painting is estimated to fetch in excess of 35 million pounds in an "Impressionist and Modern Art Sale" in London on March 1.


  11. Glass Cabinet For Your Diamond Snuffbox? Inside The World of Auctioning VertuRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | The New York Observer

    Probably every item that Sotheby's sells can be considered a luxury item-artworks, fancy watches and pens, bottles of centuries-old wine, and on and on-but some objects it auctions were created to be nothing other than a mark of wealth. Sure, you can still use that 1855 cobalt blue enamel with diamonds snuff box that was made by the imperial goldsmith of French emperor Napoleon III as a gift to Queen Victoria when she and her husband visited France for the world's fair that year.


  12. 1MDB Roils Opaque Fine Art MarketRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Lim Kit Siang

    Scandal-engulfed 1MDB has roiled the opaque market for fine art, an $64 billion industry where deals of several hundred thousand dollars can be clinched with no questions asked. Jho Low allegedly spent millions on a Hollywood film, penthouses, luxury hotels, a recording company - and fine art.


  13. Raja Ravi Varma work up for sale in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Times of India

    New Delhi: A Raja Ravi Varma will be up for auction at Sotheby 's New York sale of Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art on March 14. But before that, Sotheby's international team brings the painting to New Delhi to showcase it at the Leela Palace on February 24 and 25. The exhibition, which includes 16 paintings, also boasts pieces by Maqbool Fida Husain, Jehangir Sabavala and Francis Newton Souza. The Raja Ravi Varma untitled is an oil-on-canvas piece estimated at $500,000-$700,000, showing Varma's skill at portraiture.


  14. 54,500 Shares in Sothebys (BID) Acquired by A.R.T. Advisors LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | IntersportsWire

    A.R.T. Advisors LLC bought a new position in Sothebys during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission . The institutional investor bought 54,500 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,172,000.


  15. Hedge funder's 'classical' Upper East Side mansion gets a third price chopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Curbed

    The "classical and chic" townhouse at 7 East 67th Street has returned-and now, it's gotten yet another price chop. After failing to find a buyer willing to drop the initial $49.5 million asking price-or the $38.8 million ask that soon followed-the 25-room mansion will try its luck for $36.5 million .


  16. 19 facts and controversies surrounding Andy Warhol's famous worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 |

    These 32 different canvases appear to be simple repeats on first inspection, but they depict every flavor available in 1962 . Warhol bought the soup, then traced projections onto canvas and hand-painted each canvas.


  17. Lucara Profit Drops Amid Currency ShiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 |

    Profit dropped last year for Lucara Diamond Corp. as higher taxes and foreign exchange rates worked to the company's disadvantage. Net income declined 9 percent to $70.7 million in 2016, largely impacted by a foreign-exchange loss of $11 million compared with a gain of $15 million a year earlier, the company explained.


  18. We Love the Nude Art Sotheby's Sold At Their First-Ever Erotic Art AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Unicorn Booty

    Sotheby's heated things up with their inaugural erotic art auction Erotic: Passion & Desire . The sale brought a total of A 5,297,000 , exceeding the combined pre-sale estimate of A 3.1 to 4.6 million.


  19. Bauerngarten (Blumengarten) by Gustav Klimt. Painted in 1907. Oil on canvas.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | South China Morning Post

    Gustav Klimt's Bauerngarten will lead Sotheby's upcoming Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on March 1 in London. The 1907 artwork is noted for its impressive use of colour and for its unusual composition of the flowers.


  20. Long-lost lions from Charles V's tomb to be auctioned at Christie's in LondonRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Art Daily

    An employee poses for a photograph with a re-discovered sculpture of two carved marble lions, by French artist Andre Beauneveu, commissioned by French King Charles V, at Christie's auction house in London on February 20, 2017. A sculpture of two lions carved for the tomb of French King Charles V that was thought lost in the French Revolution will go under the hammer in London, auction house Christie's said on February 21, 2017.