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  1. 100-Carat - ultimate' diamond fetches $22 million : August 01, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Times

    All that glittered translated into gold at Sotheby's record setting jewelry auction Tuesday in New York City Its 100-carat flawless diamond the size of two knuckles sold for $22.1 million, the highlight of the auction house's Magnificent Jewels lot, Sotheby's announced. The original rough weighed more than 200 carats and was mined by De Beers in southern Africa.

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  2. MANILA: To know what is oursRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio has once again sounded the alarm on China's continuing activities in the West Philippine Sea. China, he said, is not just building artificial islands at seven reefs that are all within the Philippines' exclusive economic zone as defined and recognised by the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, to which both countries are signatories.

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  3. Sotheby's New York to offer one of the greatest private collections of AmericanaRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Art Daily

    Sotheby's announces that it will offer one of the greatest collections of Americana ever assembled, as part of its Americana Week sales in January 2016: Property from the Collection of Irvin & Anita Schorsch: Hidden Glen Farms. Rarely do American collectors immerse themselves so thoroughly into the essence of colonial life, and the Schorsch collection illustrates the passion and dedication necessary to develop such an exemplary offering.

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  4. Sotheby's to offer over 20 fresh-to-market works from Yoshihara Jiro's personal collectionRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Art Daily

    Sotheby's is honoured to present Full Circle - Yoshihara Jiro Collection, the first dedicated sale of works from the Yoshihara Jiro collection ever to appear on the market. Part of the forthcoming Hong Kong Autumn Sales 2015, this assemblage features works of art both created and coveted by Yoshihara, the celebrated founder of Japan's 20th-century avant-garde Gutai movement and a towering figure of post-war art history.

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  5. First Family's MV Vacation Spot Up For SaleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Banker & Tradesman

    The Martha's Vineyard compound where President Barack Obama and his family vacationed in 2013 is on the market for $22.5 million, making it the most expensive listing on the island, according to the listing agent. The more than 5,000-square-foot main house has four bedrooms, six bathrooms and features a three-car garage.

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  6. Sold? Selkirk Auctioneers faces suit over nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    The newly reopened business now known as Selkirk Auctioneers and Appraisers will hold its first auction Friday, but its new ownership has been sued over the company's name. The Selkirk family, which sold the business in 1998, now is suing to get the family name back, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports .

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  7. Artist Stacey Vukelj Featured In Sotheby's Exhibit In RowaytonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Norwalk Daily Voice

    New York City street and travel photographer Stacey Vukelj's work will be featured in the "Sundays at Sotheby's" series at William Pitt and Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty's Rowayton brokerage on Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. "Our Rowayton brokerage is gearing up for yet another special evening of pure talent and beauty," said Darien agent Molly Crosland. "Vukelj's stunning photography will bring a whole new dimension of artwork to our successful 'Sundays at Sotheby's' series.

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  8. Sotheby's New York to offer property from the estate of Mary Sayles Booker BragaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Art Daily

    Sotheby's annouces the presentation of Property from the Estate of Mary Sayles Booker Braga in a dedicated auction on 19 & 20 October 2015 in New York. The sale will offer fine art, furniture and decorative art from Mrs. Braga's 'Oakendale' estate in the heart of Virginia horse country.

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  9. Portrait of Mathew Brady by Charles Loring Ellliott will headline Aug. 8-9 auctionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Art Daily

    A rare portrait painting of famed Civil War photographer Mathew Brady by the renowned 19th century portrait artist Charles Loring Elliott, a large pre-Columbiam statue of a pregnant woman nearly 17 inches tall and about 2,000 years old, and a wildly colorful circa-1910 art glass vase by the French maker LeGras, will all come up for bid the weekend of August 8-9. They are just a few of the nearly 1,000 lots of antiques and collectible items in a wide array of categories that will come under the gavel at the 6th annual West Point-Garrison auction that will benefit, in part, the Garrison Landing Association and the Garrison Art Center.

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  10. "Collectibles" auction website Catawiki raises 75 mln eurosRead the original story

    Thursday | Reuters

    A European company that holds online auctions for "collectibles" such as wine, rare comic books and historical artefacts said on Thursday it had raised 75 million euros from a group of investors led by U.S. group Lead Edge Capital. The investment is one of the largest in a Dutch start-up company and comes despite some industry watchers saying the market for online auction sites has become saturated following the success of companies such as eBay and Priceline.

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  11. Four Seasons Sotheby's International Realty Announces new Director of MarketingRead the original story

    Thursday | PRWeb

    Four Seasons Sotheby's International Realty is pleased to announce that Chuck Alexander has joined the team as the Director of Marketing. A Vermont native, Chuck brings years of marketing experience to his new role with Four Seasons Sotheby's International Realty.

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  12. Sotheby's celebrates 10 Years of ground-breaking exhibitions of monumental sculpture at ChatsworthRead the original story

    Wednesday | Art Daily

    In celebration of its tenth annual exhibition of monumental outdoor sculpture at Chatsworth, Sotheby's has invited respected art historian and commentator Tim Marlow, Artistic Director of the Royal Academy, to join forces with its specialist team in creating a stimulating and innovative show. Bringing together works by leading pioneers in the field, Beyond Limits: The Landscape Of British Sculpture 1950-2015 will provide a spectacular overview of the achievements of British sculptors since the mid-twentieth century - all woven through the historic grounds of one of Europe's greatest country estates, the ancestral seat of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire.

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  13. MoreRead the original story

    Wednesday | Art Daily

    Nicolas Bernard Lepicie, Louis-Philippe, duc de Valois, au berceau, 1774. Estimate: 150,000 - 200,000 / HK$1.3 - 1.7 million.

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  14. Nadja Swarovski: She wants the world to sparkleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | CNN

    Admittedly, "shine bright like a Swarovski crystal" isn't quite as catchy a lyric , but it is a more accurate description of Rihanna's now infamous, sparkling and very sheer dress from the 2014 Council of Fashion Designers of America event. The gown, by Adam Selman, was covered in more than 200,000 crystals and became one of the major headlines to come out of the annual fashion awards.

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  15. Local Job Postings For MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Patch.com

    Here are some hot jobs in the Madison area. See more jobs or post a listing at our Jobs Board , powered by Simply Hired, or post your own job listing here .

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  16. A "sadly under-told' storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Examiner.com

    When a big auction house like Sotheby's puts art up for sale, you know it has big dollar value before the sale begins. So when Sotheby's offers up female surrealists who have been out of the mainstream since surrealism began in the '20s, you know these women come with some street creds - latter-day museum shows in this case - .

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  17. A collection of memories at Hotel Metropole VeniceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Examiner.com

    You are in Venice , and a choice has to be made. Is it pizza or dinner at a Michelin-star restaurant? I chose the former so I could share my past pizza-loving experience with my sister, Cheryl, who traveled all the way to Italy with me to stay at the Metropole Venice .

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  18. An upcoming a(f)fair with art & The CreativistsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | Mydigitalfc.com

    This week the most important bit of art news is about the eagerly-awaited, next edition of the India Art Fair. Scheduled to take place at the NSIC Grounds at Okhla, New Delhi, the fair will be held between January 28 and 31, 2016.

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  19. Auctions cool, but art's in demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Iol.co.za

    Global art auctions cooled in the first half of 2015, but collectors chasing Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet and Andy Warhol ignored the slowdown. Auction results slid 5.8 percent to $8.1 billion from the same period in 2014 because of weak sales in China, the UK, France and Germany, according to figures released on Wednesday by New York-based Artnet.

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  20. Civil War for SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Wall Street Journal

    In several markets where Civil War battles were fought, home prices are rising and inventory is moving faster than the national average. The Chicora Wood Plantation, a circa-1819 Greek-Revival home on nearly 1,000 acres, sits along the Pee Dee River in Georgetown, S.C. The property is listed for $13.475 million with Carol Jayroe of Prince George Sotheby's International Realty.

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